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-0.63 (-1.11%)

Updated Nov 27, 2020 01:00 PM ET

This is our short term rating system that serves as a timeliness indicator for stocks over the next 1 to 3 months. How good is it? See rankings and related performance below.

Zacks Rank Definition Annualized Return
1Strong Buy24.41%
5Strong Sell1.87%

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2-Buy of 5   2      

The Style Scores are a complementary set of indicators to use alongside the Zacks Rank. It allows the user to better focus on the stocks that are the best fit for his or her personal trading style.

The scores are based on the trading styles of Value, Growth, and Momentum. There's also a VGM Score ('V' for Value, 'G' for Growth and 'M' for Momentum), which combines the weighted average of the individual style scores into one score.

Value Score A
Growth Score A
Momentum Score A
VGM Score A

Within each Score, stocks are graded into five groups: A, B, C, D and F. As you might remember from your school days, an A, is better than a B; a B is better than a C; a C is better than a D; and a D is better than an F.

As an investor, you want to buy stocks with the highest probability of success. That means you want to buy stocks with a Zacks Rank #1 or #2, Strong Buy or Buy, which also has a Score of an A or a B in your personal trading style.

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C Value F Growth A Momentum D VGM

The Zacks Industry Rank assigns a rating to each of the 265 X (Expanded) Industries based on their average Zacks Rank.

An industry with a larger percentage of Zacks Rank #1's and #2's will have a better average Zacks Rank than one with a larger percentage of Zacks Rank #4's and #5's.

The industry with the best average Zacks Rank would be considered the top industry (1 out of 265), which would place it in the top 1% of Zacks Ranked Industries. The industry with the worst average Zacks Rank (265 out of 265) would place in the bottom 1%.

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Bottom 22% (198 out of 254)

Industry: Insurance - Accident and Health

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Company Summary

Incorporated in 1985 and headquartered in DeRidder, LA, Amerisafe Inc. (AMSF) is a specialty provider of workers’ compensation insurance, which markets and underwrites its insurance through subsidiaries. Workers’ compensation insurance covers statutorily prescribed benefits that employers are obligated to provide to employees injured in the course and scope of their employment. The company focuses on providing coverage to small to mid-sized employers engaged in hazardous industries, principally construction, trucking, logging, agriculture, oil and gas, maritime, and sawmills. Amerisafe’s workers’ compensation insurance policies provide benefits to injured employees primarily for temporary or permanent ...

General Information




Phone: 337-463-9052

Fax: 800-450-1091



Industry Insurance - Accident and Health
Sector Finance
Fiscal Year End December
Last Reported Quarter 9/30/2020
Next EPS Date 2/17/2021

EPS Information

Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate 0.82
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate 3.84
Estimated Long-Term EPS Growth Rate NA
Next EPS Report Date 2/17/2021

Price and Volume Information

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Yesterday's Close 56.63
52 Week High 80.65
52 Week Low 48.02
Beta 0.37
20 Day Moving Average 85,863.10
Target Price Consensus 77.67


% Price Change
4 Week -6.71
12 Week -15.25
YTD -15.19
% Price Change Relative to S&P 500
4 Week -15.13
12 Week -19.52
YTD -24.69
Share Information
Shares Outstanding (millions) 19.33
Market Capitalization (millions) 1,082.54
Short Ratio NA
Last Split Date NA
Dividend Information
Dividend Yield 1.93%
Annual Dividend $1.08
Payout Ratio 0.23
Change in Payout Ratio 0.00
Last Dividend Payout / Amount 11/9/2020 / $3.77

Fundamental Ratios

P/E (F1) 14.58
Trailing 12 Months 11.81
PEG Ratio NA
EPS Growth
vs. Previous Year 6.42%
vs. Previous Quarter 16.00%
Sales Growth
vs. Previous Year -9.27%
vs. Previous Quarter -6.82%
Price Ratios
Price/Book 2.25
Price/Cash Flow 10.96
Price / Sales 3.15
9/30/20 20.22
6/30/20 20.07
3/31/20 19.78
9/30/20 5.99
6/30/20 5.88
3/31/20 5.73
Current Ratio
9/30/20 0.46
6/30/20 0.47
3/31/20 0.40
Quick Ratio
9/30/20 0.46
6/30/20 0.47
3/31/20 0.40
Operating Margin
9/30/20 26.69
6/30/20 25.66
3/31/20 24.92
Net Margin
9/30/20 26.84
6/30/20 25.63
3/31/20 23.73
Pre-Tax Margin
9/30/20 33.28
6/30/20 31.90
3/31/20 29.62
Book Value
9/30/20 24.93
6/30/20 23.94
3/31/20 22.64
Inventory Turnover
9/30/20 NA
6/30/20 NA
3/31/20 NA
9/30/20 0.00
6/30/20 0.00
3/31/20 0.00
Debt to Capital
9/30/20 0.00
6/30/20 0.00
3/31/20 0.00