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Munchener Ruckversicherungs-Gesellschaft AG MUV2 Stock Quote

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Last close prices updated as of Feb 03, 2023, 5:35 PM CET | EUR
  • Last Close 324.9
  • Sector Financial Services
  • Industry Insurance - Reinsurance
  • Investment Style Large Blend
  • Day Range 319.30  –  325.20
  • Year Range 205.15  –  334.10
  • Market Cap 45.1661 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 387,743.0 /  334,092.3
  • Price / Sales 0.68
  • Price / Book 2.13
  • Forward Div Yield 3.39%
  • Trailing Div Yield 2.55%

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Munich Re Is Still Probably the Safest Pair of Hands in Reinsurance

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Business Strategy and Outlook

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Munich Re is the largest reinsurer in the world by gross premiums written. A business of this size in an industry that is geared toward diversification rarely has an opportunity to improve returns on equity beyond efficiency. By that, we mean carving out a superior competitive position by utilizing information technology and scale in order to drive down expenses. However, in the case of Munich Re, while we identify the occurrence of this dynamic, we also see the implementation of innovative technology as key to the ongoing strategic positioning and development of the business. What we think we are witnessing is institutional knowledge that is being transferred from one specialist area within the business to a division that is more commonly associated as a commodity. In the years that we believe this transfer has taken place, we have seen an improvement in divisional operating metrics. For the business unit in question, we calculate this as operating profit over gross premiums written.

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Company Profile MUV2

Business Description

Munich Re is one of the largest reinsurance firms in the world. It also serves clients with primary insurance.

Koniginstrasse 107
Munich, BY, 80802, DEU
Industry Insurance - Reinsurance
Employees 40,569

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FAQs for Munchener Ruckversicherungs-Gesellschaft AG Stock

Yes. MUV2 has a forward dividend yield of 3.39%. See MUV2’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
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MUV2’s market cap is 45.17 Bil.
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MUV2’s stock style is Large Core.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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MUV2’s price/sales is 0.68.
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MUV2’s price/forward earnings is 11.27.
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MUV2’s price/book is 2.13.
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MUV2’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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