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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

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industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 2.16
AHL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
72% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 2.89 vs. AHL: 2.16 )
AHL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.14   Max: No Debt
Current: 2.16

Equity to Asset 0.32
AHL's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
85% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 0.21 vs. AHL: 0.32 )
AHL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 0.73
Current: 0.32

0.31
0.73
Interest Coverage 10.48
AHL's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
62% of the 88 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 33.72 vs. AHL: 10.48 )
AHL' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 0.61   Max: 9999.99
Current: 10.48

0.61
9999.99
F-Score: 5
Z-Score: 0.83
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 7/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 14.14
AHL's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 10.09 vs. AHL: 14.14 )
AHL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -8.74   Max: 28.58
Current: 14.14

-8.74
28.58
Net-margin (%) 13.61
AHL's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
86% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 6.46 vs. AHL: 13.61 )
AHL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -10.78   Max: 24.35
Current: 13.61

-10.78
24.35
ROE (%) 9.99
AHL's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 11.16 vs. AHL: 9.99 )
AHL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -8.72   Max: 17.36
Current: 9.99

-8.72
17.36
ROA (%) 3.22
AHL's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 98 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 2.19 vs. AHL: 3.22 )
AHL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -2.72   Max: 6.79
Current: 3.22

-2.72
6.79
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 570.22
AHL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 147.68 vs. AHL: 570.22 )
AHL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -632.46   Max: 35100
Current: 570.22

-632.46
35100
Revenue Growth (%) 8.40
AHL's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
79% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 8.10 vs. AHL: 8.40 )
AHL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 72.1
Current: 8.4

0
72.1
EBITDA Growth (%) 8.30
AHL's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 84 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 7.60 vs. AHL: 8.30 )
AHL' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 19.2
Current: 8.3

0
19.2
EPS Growth (%) 6.70
AHL's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. AHL: 6.70 )
AHL' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -11.8   Max: 25.5
Current: 6.7

-11.8
25.5
» AHL's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Equity & Asset
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

AHL Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Paul Tudor Jones 25,700 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 5,434 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 11,303 sh (+544.78%)
NWQ Managers 460,900 sh (+29.45%)
Arnold Schneider 166,209 sh (+2.01%)
David Einhorn 4,914,782 sh (unchged)
Zeke Ashton Sold Out
Whitney Tilson Sold Out
Richard Pzena 862,459 sh (-3.13%)
Richard Snow 996,749 sh (-3.39%)
Chuck Royce 1,922,122 sh (-24.39%)
David Dreman 853,169 sh (-26.4%)
Jim Simons 19,900 sh (-92.53%)
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Q2 2013

AHL Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jeremy Grantham 13,059 sh (New)
Jim Simons 129,300 sh (+549.75%)
Joel Greenblatt 9,943 sh (+82.98%)
Paul Tudor Jones 30,600 sh (+19.07%)
NWQ Managers 518,050 sh (+12.4%)
Richard Pzena 846,833 sh (-1.81%)
Richard Snow 966,694 sh (-3.02%)
David Einhorn 3,930,516 sh (-20.03%)
Chuck Royce 1,528,998 sh (-20.45%)
David Dreman 630,873 sh (-26.06%)
Arnold Schneider 121,985 sh (-26.61%)
Steven Cohen 7,908 sh (-30.04%)
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Q3 2013

AHL Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 630,300 sh (+387.47%)
Steven Cohen 22,945 sh (+190.15%)
Richard Pzena 966,874 sh (+14.18%)
NWQ Managers 550,795 sh (+6.32%)
Joel Greenblatt 10,289 sh (+3.48%)
Richard Snow 945,029 sh (-2.24%)
Jeremy Grantham 12,050 sh (-7.73%)
Chuck Royce 1,338,446 sh (-12.46%)
Paul Tudor Jones 21,400 sh (-30.07%)
David Einhorn 2,478,935 sh (-36.93%)
David Dreman 178,924 sh (-71.64%)
Arnold Schneider 12,904 sh (-89.42%)
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Q4 2013

AHL Guru Trades in Q4 2013

HOTCHKIS & WILEY 699,523 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 25,500 sh (+19.16%)
NWQ Managers 633,055 sh (+14.93%)
David Dreman 204,605 sh (+14.35%)
Chuck Royce 1,446,342 sh (+8.06%)
Richard Pzena 971,374 sh (+0.47%)
Richard Snow Sold Out
Jeremy Grantham Sold Out
Arnold Schneider Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 10,101 sh (-1.83%)
David Einhorn 2,185,003 sh (-11.86%)
Jim Simons 420,400 sh (-33.3%)
Steven Cohen 11,524 sh (-49.78%)
» More
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with AHL

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
David Dreman 2013-09-30 Reduce -71.64%0.48%$35 - $38.75 $ 44.4521%178924
David Dreman 2013-06-30 Reduce -26.06%0.23%$36.03 - $38.97 $ 44.4518%630873
Joel Greenblatt 2013-06-30 Add 82.98%0.01%$36.03 - $38.97 $ 44.4518%9943
David Dreman 2013-03-31 Reduce -26.4%0.29%$32.08 - $38.58 $ 44.4526%853169
Joel Greenblatt 2013-03-31 New Buy0.01%$32.08 - $38.58 $ 44.4526%5434
George Soros 2011-06-30 Sold Out $24.84 - $28.59 $ 44.4564%0
George Soros 2011-03-31 New Buy$26.17 - $30.74 $ 44.4554%14000
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Preferred stocks of Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd.

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
AHLPRC0.005.505.95 % Non-Cum Perp Pref Shs
AHLPRB0.006.92
AHLPRA0.007.107.401% Perpetual NonCumulative Preference Shares

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Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 10.40
AHL's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
75% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 10.20 vs. AHL: 10.40 )
AHL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4.46   Max: 369.59
Current: 10.4

4.46
369.59
P/B 0.88
AHL's P/B is ranked higher than
89% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. AHL: 0.88 )
AHL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 1.69
Current: 0.88

0.44
1.69
P/S 1.27
AHL's P/S is ranked higher than
63% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. AHL: 1.27 )
AHL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.69   Max: 2.23
Current: 1.27

0.69
2.23
PFCF 5.56
AHL's PFCF is ranked higher than
90% of the 71 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 12.14 vs. AHL: 5.56 )
AHL' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.73   Max: 7.95
Current: 5.56

1.73
7.95
EV-to-EBIT 9.60
AHL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
69% of the 91 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 9.60 vs. AHL: 9.60 )
AHL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.6   Max: 66.7
Current: 9.6

2.6
66.7
PEG 150.60
AHL's PEG is ranked lower than
53% of the 59 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 0.70 vs. AHL: 150.60 )
AHL' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 153.7
Current: 150.6

0.34
153.7
Shiller P/E 15.62
AHL's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
64% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 12.03 vs. AHL: 15.62 )
AHL' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.03   Max: 15.6
Current: 15.62

7.03
15.6

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 1.60
AHL's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
71% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 3.18 vs. AHL: 1.60 )
AHL' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.11   Max: 4.19
Current: 1.6

0.11
4.19
Dividend Payout 0.18
AHL's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
87% of the 75 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. AHL: 0.18 )
AHL' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.04   Max: 0.65
Current: 0.18

0.04
0.65
Dividend growth (3y) 5.80
AHL's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
80% of the 79 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. AHL: 5.80 )
AHL' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 71
Current: 5.8

0
71
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.98
AHL's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
65% of the 89 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. AHL: 1.98 )
AHL' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.14   Max: 5.2
Current: 1.98

0.14
5.2
Share Buyback Rate 4.60
AHL's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
88% of the 82 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 0.10 vs. AHL: 4.60 )
AHL' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 6.2   Max: -31.7
Current: 4.6

Valuation & Return

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industry
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history
Price/Tangible Book 0.89
AHL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
91% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. AHL: 0.89 )
AHL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 1.32
Current: 0.89

0.6
1.32
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.36
AHL's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
89% of the 62 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 0.66 vs. AHL: 0.36 )
AHL' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.21   Max: 0.33
Current: 0.36

0.21
0.33
Price/Median PS Value 1.13
AHL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
68% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. AHL: 1.13 )
AHL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 1.6
Current: 1.13

0.77
1.6
Price/Graham Number 0.59
AHL's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
89% of the 87 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. AHL: 0.59 )
AHL' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.36   Max: 0.81
Current: 0.59

0.36
0.81
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 10.40
AHL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
73% of the 95 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 10.60 vs. AHL: 10.40 )
AHL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 38.1
Current: 10.4

1.5
38.1
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 12.05
AHL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
81% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Reinsurance industry.

( Industry Median: 12.05 vs. AHL: 12.05 )
AHL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 12.7   Max: 61.8
Current: 12.05

12.7
61.8

Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Specialty » Insurance - Reinsurance
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Traded in other countries:BXP.Germany
Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited, a Bermuda holding company was incorporated on May 23, 2002. The Company conducts insurance and reinsurance business through its wholly-owned subsidiaries in three major jurisdictions: Aspen U.K. and AUL, Aspen Bermuda (Bermuda) and Aspen Specialty and AAIC (United States). It operates in the global markets for property and casualty insurance and reinsurance. The Company is organized into two business segments namely reinsurance and insurance. The Reinsurance segment consists of property catastrophe reinsurance, other property reinsurance, casualty reinsurance and specialty reinsurance. The Property catastrophe reinsurance is written on a treaty excess of loss basis where the Company provides protection to an insurer for an agreed portion of the total losses from a single event in excess of a specified loss amount. Other property reinsurance includes risk excess of loss and proportional treaty reinsurance, facultative or single risk reinsurance. Casualty reinsurance is written on an excess of loss, proportional and facultative basis and consists of U.S.treaty, international treaty and casualty facultative. Specialty reinsurance is written on an excess of loss and proportional basis and consists of credit and surety reinsurance, structured risks, agriculture reinsurance and other specialty lines. The insurance segment consists of property insurance, casualty insurance, marine, energy and transportation insurance, financial and professional lines insurance and programs business. The Company manages its insurance and reinsurance businesses as two distinct underwriting segments, Aspen Insurance and Aspen Reinsurance. The insurance and reinsurance industries are highly competitive. It competes with major U.S., U.K., European and Bermudian insurers and reinsurers and underwriting syndicates. The Company is subject to various rules and regulations.

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