Fact based stock research
Zurich Insurance Group (SWX:ZURN)


Zurich Insurance Group stock research in summary

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Zurich Insurance Group shares have a SELL rating. They show below average growth, are bad value, and are riskily financed. We recommend selling Zurich Insurance Group shares.


Latest Obermatt Ranks


Country Switzerland
Industry Multi-line Insurance
Index SPI, SMI
Size class XX-Large

February 9, 2018. Top 10 stocks updated on Top 10 schedule or at least quarterly. ()







 

Research History: Zurich Insurance Group

STOCK RESEARCH SUMMARY 2015 2016 2017 2018
STOCK VALUE RANKS
37
17
31
31
STOCK GROWTH RANKS
1
95
33
33
STOCK SAFETY RANKS
73
43
27
27
COMBINED STOCK RANKS
27
59
22
22

Last update of Combined Rank: 9-Feb-2018. Stock research history is based on the Obermatt Method. The higher the rank, the better is Zurich Insurance Group in the corresponding investment strategy.


Value Metrics in Detail

VALUE METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
PRICE VS. REVENUES (P/S)
26
38
41
41
PRICE VS. PROFITS (P/E)
31
14
21
21
PRICE VS. CAPITAL (Market-to-Book)
31
17
33
33
DIVIDEND YIELD
90
73
80
80
CONSOLIDATED RANK: VALUE
37
17
31
31

Last update of Value Rank: 9-Feb-2018. Stock analysis on value ratios: The higher the rank, the lower the value ratio of Zurich Insurance Group; except for dividend yield where the rank is higher, the higher the yield.


Growth Metrics in Detail

GROWTH METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
REVENUE GROWTH
10
91
55
55
PROFIT GROWTH
20
43
45
45
STOCK RETURNS
10
90
39
39
CONSOLIDATED RANK: GROWTH
1
95
33
33

Financial reporting date of Growth Rank: 30-Jun-2017. Stock analysis on growth metrics: The higher the rank, the higher the growth and returns of Zurich Insurance Group.


Safety Metrics in Detail

SAFETY METRICS 2015 2016 2017 2018
LEVERAGE
38
27
30
30
REFINANCING
53
53
LIQUIDITY
83
61
27
27
CONSOLIDATED RANK: SAFETY
73
43
27
27

Financial reporting date of Safety Rank: 31-Jan-2018. Stock analysis on safety metrics: The higher the rank, the lower the leverage of Zurich Insurance Group and the more cash is available to service its debt.


Stock analysis by the purely financial fact-based Obermatt Method for the investment strategies Value, Growth and Safety for Zurich Insurance Group from February 9, 2018.