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James River (JRVR) Company Profile

Updated May 14, 2020
James River has the following business profile:
Company's Full Name:James River Group Holdings, Ltd.
Short Name:James River
Trading Ticker Symbol:JRVR
Primary Exchange:NASDAQ
Headquarter City/Country:Bermuda
Primary Industry Sector:Finance
Seconday Sub-sector:Property-Casualty Insurers
Main Business Areas: Finance, Property-Casualty Insurers, Financial Services, Property & Casualty Insurance
Dividend Payments:Dividend History
ETFs Holding:List of ETFs holding James River stock

Market and Trading Information for James River

The following details were available for trading and market data about the stock of James River as of writing:
Current Share Price:$29.55
Previous Year's Closing Price:$41.21
Percentage Price Change (YTD):-28.29%
Market Cap:$901.88 million
52-week Price Range:$25.34 - $52.18
Dividend Per Share:$1.2
EPS (TTM):-0.7
Price-Earnings (Trailing):0
Price-Earnings (Forward):12.26

Company Profile and Business Description for James River

James River Group Holdings, Ltd. (JRG Holdings), incorporated on May 30, 2007, is an insurance and reinsurance holding company. The Company operates through four segments: Excess and Surplus Lines, Specialty Admitted Insurance, Casualty Reinsurance, and Corporate and Other. The Company owns six insurance companies focused on specialty insurance niches and a reinsurance company. It includes James River Group Holdings UK Limited (James River UK), which is an insurance holding company; James River Group, Inc.(James River Group), which is an insurance holding that owns all of the Company's the United States-based subsidiaries, either directly or indirectly through one of its the United States subsidiaries; James River Insurance Company (James River Insurance), which is excess and surplus (E&S) lines insurance company; Falls Lake National Insurance Company (Falls Lake National), which is an insurance company; Stonewood Insurance Company (Stonewood Insurance), which is a workers' compensation insurance company that writes insurance for the residential construction and light manufacturing industries, and JRG Reinsurance Company, Ltd. (JRG Re), which is a reinsurer that provides non-catastrophe casualty reinsurance to the United States third parties and to the Company's the United States-based insurance subsidiaries.

Excess and Surplus Lines

The Excess and Surplus Lines segment offers E&S commercial lines liability and property insurance in every state in the United States and the District of Columbia through James River Insurance and its subsidiary, James River Casualty Company (James River Casualty). James River Insurance and James River Casualty are both non-admitted carriers. The Excess and Surplus Lines segment distributes primarily through wholesale insurance brokers. The Excess and Surplus Lines segment distributes its policies through a network of appointed independent wholesale brokers throughout the United States.

Specialty Admitted Insurance

The Specialty Admitted Insurance segment focuses on various classes within the insurance markets, such as workers' compensation coverage for residential contractors, light manufacturing operations, transportation workers and healthcare workers in North Carolina, Virginia, South Carolina and Tennessee, as well as fronting and program business. Through Falls Lake National Insurance Company and its subsidiaries, this segment had admitted licenses in 48 states and the District of Columbia and distributes through a range of sources, including independent retail agents, program administrators and managing general agents (MGA), as of December 31, 2016.

Casualty Reinsurance

The Casualty Reinsurance segment consists of the operations of JRG Re, its reinsurance subsidiary, which provides proportional and working layer casualty reinsurance to third parties and to the United-based insurance subsidiaries. The Company structures its reinsurance contracts (also known as treaties) as quota share arrangements, with loss mitigating features, such as commissions that adjust based on underwriting results. The Casualty Reinsurance segment distributes through traditional reinsurance brokers.

Corporate and Other

The Corporate and Other segment consists of certain management and treasury activities of James River Group, James River Group Holdings UK Limited and JRG Holdings. It also includes interest expense associated with senior debt and Junior Subordinated Debt, and investment income from investments classified as trading or other invested assets.

The Company competes with Nationwide Mutual Group, Markel Corporation, Burlington Insurance Group, Inc., AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, Arch Capital Group Ltd., W. R. Berkley Corporation, American International Group, Inc., RLI Corp., Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd., Tokio Marine HCC, Kinsale Capital Group, Builders Mutual Insurance Company, Accident Fund Insurance Company of America, AMERISAFE, Inc., Amtrust Group, State National Companies, Inc., Clear Blue Insurance Group, QBE Insurance Group, Hamilton Re, Ltd., PartnerRe Ltd., Tokio Milennium Re AG, MS Amlin, XL Catlin and Third Point Reinsurance Ltd.

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ETFs Holding James River Stock

As of March 2020, the following exchange-traded funds (ETF) hold the James River stocks in their respective portfolios. Below is a random list of only 10 ETFs in no particular order that have James River stock holding. There are a total of 57 ETFs in Fknol.com records which are holding James River stock in their portfolio. See Full List.

TickerNameShort DescriptionExpense
Ratio
No. of
Holdings
Dividend
Frequency
FNCLFidelity MSCI Financials Index ETFThe Fidelity MSCI Financials ETF tracks a market-cap-weighted index of stocks in the broad US financials sector. ...Full Details0.08%377
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FNDBSchwab Fundamental US Broad Market Index ETFThe Schwab Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF tracks a fundamentally selected and weighted Russell Index based on sales, cash flow and dividends/buybacks. ...Full Details0.25%1481
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ITOTiShares Core S&P Total US Stock Market ETFThe iShares Core S&P Total U.S. Stock Market ETF tracks a market cap-weighted index of all common equities listed on the NYSE and the NASDAQ. ...Full Details0.03%3090
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IWViShares Russell 3000 ETFThe iShares Russell 3000 ETF tracks a cap-weighted index that measures the investable US equities market, covering the entire market-cap spectrum, including micro-caps. ...Full Details0.2%3002
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MMTMSPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETFThe SPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETF tracks a tiered index that weights securities from the S&P 1500 according to a combination of their market capitalization and their price momentum over the previous 12 months. ...Full Details0.12%1240
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SCHBSchwab US Broad Market ETFThe Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF tracks a cap-weighted index of the largest 2,500 stocks in the US. ...Full Details0.03%2365
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SPTMSPDR Portfolio Total Stock Market ETFThe SPDR Portfolio Total Stock Market ETF tracks a propritary index designed to provide exposure to broad US equities, covering the entire market-cap spectrum. ...Full Details0.03%2369
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VFHVanguard Financials ETFThe Vanguard Financials ETF tracks the performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Financials 25/50 Index, which includes the financial stocks of the top 98% of US market by capitalization. ...Full Details0.1%408
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VLUSPDR S&P 1500 Value Tilt ETFThe SPDR S&P 1500 Value Tilt ETF tracks an index that weights securities from the S&P 1500 according to a combination of 5 fundamental factors and market cap over the past 5 years, aiming to find those with lower price relative to valuations. ...Full Details0.12%1331
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VTHRVanguard Russell 3000 ETFThe Vanguard Russell 3000 ETF tracks a cap-weighted index that measures the investable US equities market, covering the entire market-cap spectrum including micro-caps. ...Full Details0.15%1581
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See Full List of ETFs holding James River stock in their respective portfolios.

Peer / Competitor Companies of Property-Casualty Insurers Sector

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▶ Alleghany (Y): Alleghany Corporation, incorporated on November 16, 1984, is an insurance holding company. The Company, through its subsidiary Alleghany Insurance Holdings LLC (AIHL) and its subsidiaries, is engaged in the property ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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▶ Ambac Financial (AMBC): Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (Ambac), incorporated on April 29, 1991, is a financial services holding company. The Company operates through two segments: Financial Guarantee and Financial Services. The Financial Guarantee ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Ambac Financial (AMBCW): Ambac Financial Group, Inc., a financial services holding company, provides financial guarantees to public and private sector clients in the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy, Austria, Australia, France, and Internationally. It offers financial guarantee insurance policies; and credit derivative contracts and Interest rate derivative transactions. The company was incorporated in 1991 and is head....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ American Financial (AFG): American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG), incorporated on July 1, 1997, is a holding company engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance businesses. The Company, through Great American Insurance Group, focuses ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ American Financial (AFGE): American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG), incorporated on July 1, 1997, is a holding company engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance businesses. The Company, through Great American Insurance Group, focuses ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ American Financial (AFGH): American Financial Group, Inc. (AFG), incorporated on July 1, 1997, is a holding company engaged primarily in property and casualty insurance businesses. The Company, through Great American Insurance Group, focuses ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ American International (AIG): American International Group, Inc. (AIG), incorporated on June 9, 1967, is a global insurance company. The Company provides a range of property casualty insurance, life insurance, retirement products and other ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ AMERISAFE (AMSF): Amerisafe, Inc., incorporated on October 28, 1985, is an insurance holding company. The Company is engaged in providing workers compensation insurance focused on small to mid-sized employers engaged in hazardous ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Arch Capital (ACGL): Arch Capital Group Ltd. (ACGL), incorporated on September 22, 2000, provides insurance, reinsurance and mortgage insurance through its wholly owned subsidiaries. The Company provides a range of property, casualty and ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Arch Capital (ACGLP): Arch Capital Group Ltd. (ACGL), incorporated on September 22, 2000, provides insurance, reinsurance and mortgage insurance through its wholly owned subsidiaries. The Company provides a range of property, casualty and ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Assured Guaranty (AGO): Assured Guaranty Ltd., incorporated on August 21, 2003, is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides credit protection products to the United States and international public finance, including ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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▶ Axis Capital (AXS): AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, incorporated on December 9, 2002, is a holding company for the AXIS group of companies. The Company provides a range of specialty (re)insurance, through subsidiaries and ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Blue Capital Reinsurance (BCRH): Blue Capital Reinsurance Holdings Ltd., incorporated on June 24, 2013, provides collateralized reinsurance in the property catastrophe market and invests in various insurance-linked securities. The Company conducts its operations through ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Chubb (CB): Chubb Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides insurance and reinsurance products worldwide. Its North America Commercial P&C Insurance segment offers commercial property, marine, general casualty,....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Cincinnati Financial (CINF): Cincinnati Financial Corporation, incorporated on March 4, 1992, is an insurance holding company. As of December 31, 2016, the Company was engaged in the business of property casualty insurance marketed ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ CNA Financial (CNA): CNA Financial Corporation, incorporated on September 8, 1967, is an insurance holding company. The Companys segments include Specialty, Commercial, International, Life & Group Non-Core, and Corporate & Other Non-Core. The ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

▶ Conifer (CNFR): Conifer Holdings, Inc., incorporated on October 27, 2009, is an insurance holding company. Through its insurance company subsidiaries, the Company offers insurance coverage in both specialty commercial and specialty personal ....See Detailed Company Profile,  Dividend History

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