Fairfax Financial Holdings Preferred Stock Today

Fairfax Financial is trading at 15.35 as of the 16th of June 2024, a 1.19 percent increase since the beginning of the trading day. The preferred stock's open price was 15.17. Equity ratings for Fairfax Financial Holdings are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 17th of May 2024 and ending today, the 16th of June 2024. Click here to learn more.
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Fairfax Preferred Stock Highlights

Most reasonable investors view market volatility as an opportunity to invest at a favorable price or to sell short against a bearish trend. Fairfax Financial's investment highlights are automatically generated signals that are significant enough to either complement your investing judgment regarding Fairfax Financial or challenge it. These highlights can help you better understand the position you are entering and avoid costly mistakes.
Business ConcentrationInsurance-Property & Casualty, Financial Services (View all Sectors)
Fairfax Financial Holdings (FFH-PI) is traded on Toronto Exchange in Canada and employs 15,891 people. The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with a current market capitalization of 20.22 B. Market capitalization usually refers to the total value of a company's stock within the entire market. To calculate Fairfax Financial's market, we take the total number of its shares issued and multiply it by Fairfax Financial's current market price. To manage market risk and economic uncertainty, many investors today build portfolios that are diversified across equities with different market capitalizations. However, as a general rule, conservative investors tend to hold large-cap stocks, and those looking for more risk prefer small-cap and mid-cap equities. Fairfax Financial operates under Financial Services sector and is part of Insurance-Property & Casualty industry. The entity has 27.37 M outstanding shares of which 45.22 K shares are currently shorted by private and institutional investors with about 10.24 days to cover all short positions. Fairfax Financial generates positive cash flow from operations, but has no cash available
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Fairfax Financial Related Equities

One of the popular trading techniques among algorithmic traders is to use market-neutral strategies where every trade hedges away some risk. Because there are two separate transactions required, even if one position performs unexpectedly, the other equity can make up some of the losses. Below are some of the equities that can be combined with Fairfax Financial preferred stock to make a market-neutral strategy. Peer analysis of Fairfax Financial could also be used in its relative valuation, which is a method of valuing Fairfax Financial by comparing valuation metrics with similar companies.
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Fairfax Financial Corporate Management

Elected by the shareholders, the Fairfax Financial's board of directors comprises two types of representatives: Fairfax Financial inside directors who are chosen from within the company, and outside directors, selected externally and held independent of Fairfax. The board's role is to monitor Fairfax Financial's management team and ensure that shareholders' interests are well served. Fairfax Financial's inside directors are responsible for reviewing and approving budgets prepared by upper management to implement core corporate initiatives and projects. On the other hand, Fairfax Financial's outside directors are responsible for providing unbiased perspectives on the board's policies.

Other Information on Investing in Fairfax Preferred Stock

Fairfax Financial financial ratios help investors to determine whether Fairfax Preferred Stock is cheap or expensive when compared to a particular measure, such as profits or enterprise value. In other words, they help investors to determine the cost of investment in Fairfax with respect to the benefits of owning Fairfax Financial security.