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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 : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash-to-Debt No Debt
AMSF's Cash-to-Debt is ranked higher than
98% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.10 vs. AMSF: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash-to-Debt only.
AMSF' s Cash-to-Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.7  Med: 3.05 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity-to-Asset 0.30
AMSF's Equity-to-Asset is ranked higher than
60% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.27 vs. AMSF: 0.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity-to-Asset only.
AMSF' s Equity-to-Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.06  Med: 0.25 Max: 0.31
Current: 0.3
-0.06
0.31
Interest Coverage No Debt
AMSF's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
99% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 28.75 vs. AMSF: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
AMSF' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 20.06  Med: 50.04 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
WACC vs ROIC
6.61%
19.94%
WACC
ROIC
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 : 6/10

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industry
vs
history
Operating Margin % 28.44
AMSF's Operating Margin % is ranked higher than
94% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.91 vs. AMSF: 28.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating Margin % only.
AMSF' s Operating Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 9.75  Med: 19.63 Max: 28.44
Current: 28.44
9.75
28.44
Net Margin % 19.63
AMSF's Net Margin % is ranked higher than
91% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 6.94 vs. AMSF: 19.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net Margin % only.
AMSF' s Net Margin % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.62  Med: 14.23 Max: 19.63
Current: 19.63
8.62
19.63
ROE % 16.26
AMSF's ROE % is ranked higher than
88% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.32 vs. AMSF: 16.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE % only.
AMSF' s ROE % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.11  Med: 14.04 Max: 27.34
Current: 16.26
7.11
27.34
ROA % 5.01
AMSF's ROA % is ranked higher than
90% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.17 vs. AMSF: 5.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA % only.
AMSF' s ROA % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.14  Med: 3.95 Max: 5.16
Current: 5.01
2.14
5.16
3-Year Revenue Growth Rate 2.80
AMSF's 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate is ranked lower than
62% of the 118 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 5.70 vs. AMSF: 2.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate only.
AMSF' s 3-Year Revenue Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -4.95 Max: 377.8
Current: 2.8
0
377.8
3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate 22.50
AMSF's 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate is ranked higher than
91% of the 107 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: -2.70 vs. AMSF: 22.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate only.
AMSF' s 3-Year EBITDA Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -64.9  Med: -6.95 Max: 368.9
Current: 22.5
-64.9
368.9
3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate 20.40
AMSF's 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate is ranked higher than
86% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: -1.00 vs. AMSF: 20.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate only.
AMSF' s 3-Year EPS without NRI Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 4.9 Max: 32.7
Current: 20.4
0
32.7
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Guru Trades

Q1 2016

AMSF Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Jim Simons 105,600 sh (+15.41%)
Ken Fisher 74,724 sh (+7.80%)
Paul Tudor Jones 6,942 sh (-53.64%)
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Q2 2016

AMSF Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 10,280 sh (+48.08%)
Ken Fisher 58,060 sh (-22.30%)
Jim Simons 59,400 sh (-43.75%)
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Q3 2016

AMSF Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Ken Fisher 46,677 sh (-19.61%)
Jim Simons 40,600 sh (-31.65%)
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Q4 2016

AMSF Guru Trades in Q4 2016

Jim Simons 39,400 sh (-2.96%)
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Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Property & Casualty » Insurance - Property & Casualty    NAICS: 524126    SIC: 6331
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AMERISAFE Inc is a specialty provider of workers' compensation insurance to employers engaged in hazardous industries, mainly construction, trucking, manufacturing, oil and gas and agriculture.

AMERISAFE Inc is a holding company and was incorporated in Texas in 1985. The Company is a specialty provider of workers' compensation insurance focused on small to mid-sized employers engaged in hazardous industries, mainly construction, trucking, manufacturing, oil and gas and agriculture. It provides coverage to employers under state and federal workers' compensation laws. These laws prescribe wage replacement and medical care benefits that employers are obligated to provide to their employees who are injured in the course and scope of their employment. Its workers' compensation insurance policies provide benefits to injured employees for, among other things, temporary or permanent disability, death and medical and hospital expenses. The benefits payable and the duration of those benefits are set by state or federal law. The benefits vary by jurisdiction, the nature and severity of the injury and the wages of the employee. It employs a proactive, disciplined approach to underwriting employers and providing comprehensive services intended to lessen the overall incidence and cost of workplace injuries. It provides safety services at employers' workplaces as a vital component of its underwriting process and to promote safer workplaces. It utilize intensive claims management practices that it think permits it to reduce the overall cost of its claims. In addition, its premium audit services ensure that its policyholders pay the appropriate premiums required under the terms of their policies and enable it to monitor payroll patterns that cause underwriting, safety or fraud concerns. The Company provides workers' compensation insurance mainly to employers in the following targeted hazardous industries: Construction, Trucking, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Oil and Gas, Maritime and Logging. The Company sells its workers' compensation insurance through agencies. As of December 31, 2013, its insurance was sold through more than 3,175 independent agencies and its wholly-owned insurance agency subsidiary, Amerisafe General Agency, which is licensed in 27 states. Its competitors include other insurance companies, individual self-insured companies, state insurance pools and self-insurance funds.

Ratios

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industry
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history
PE Ratio 15.92
AMSF's PE Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 15.45 vs. AMSF: 15.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio only.
AMSF' s PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 13.7 Max: 23.09
Current: 15.92
0.39
23.09
PE Ratio without NRI 15.92
AMSF's PE Ratio without NRI is ranked higher than
52% of the 136 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 16.00 vs. AMSF: 15.92 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE Ratio without NRI only.
AMSF' s PE Ratio without NRI Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.39  Med: 13.7 Max: 23.09
Current: 15.92
0.39
23.09
Price-to-Owner-Earnings 13.08
AMSF's Price-to-Owner-Earnings is ranked lower than
61% of the 83 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.35 vs. AMSF: 13.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Owner-Earnings only.
AMSF' s Price-to-Owner-Earnings Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.26  Med: 8.67 Max: 26.16
Current: 13.08
2.26
26.16
PB Ratio 2.72
AMSF's PB Ratio is ranked lower than
89% of the 157 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. AMSF: 2.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PB Ratio only.
AMSF' s PB Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97  Med: 1.53 Max: 2.8
Current: 2.72
0.97
2.8
PS Ratio 3.10
AMSF's PS Ratio is ranked lower than
87% of the 150 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. AMSF: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PS Ratio only.
AMSF' s PS Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 1.55 Max: 3.21
Current: 3.1
0.02
3.21
Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow 11.01
AMSF's Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
55% of the 99 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.86 vs. AMSF: 11.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow only.
AMSF' s Price-to-Free-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 6.44 Max: 23.6
Current: 11.01
0.03
23.6
Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow 10.86
AMSF's Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow is ranked lower than
58% of the 113 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.83 vs. AMSF: 10.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow only.
AMSF' s Price-to-Operating-Cash-Flow Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.03  Med: 6.33 Max: 21.85
Current: 10.86
0.03
21.85
EV-to-EBIT 10.23
AMSF's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
52% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.90 vs. AMSF: 10.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AMSF' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.4  Med: 8.2 Max: 15.1
Current: 10.23
2.4
15.1
EV-to-EBITDA 10.13
AMSF's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
55% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.30 vs. AMSF: 10.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AMSF' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.4  Med: 8.1 Max: 14.7
Current: 10.13
2.4
14.7
PEG Ratio 0.50
AMSF's PEG Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 53 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.89 vs. AMSF: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG Ratio only.
AMSF' s PEG Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.37  Med: 0.54 Max: 6.73
Current: 0.5
0.37
6.73
Shiller PE Ratio 24.96
AMSF's Shiller PE Ratio is ranked lower than
88% of the 58 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 19.68 vs. AMSF: 24.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller PE Ratio only.
AMSF' s Shiller PE Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.96  Med: 23.8 Max: 82.98
Current: 24.96
7.96
82.98

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield % 1.15
AMSF's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
97% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.57 vs. AMSF: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield % only.
AMSF' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 1.09 Max: 1.27
Current: 1.15
0.23
1.27
Dividend Payout Ratio 0.18
AMSF's Dividend Payout Ratio is ranked higher than
77% of the 141 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.35 vs. AMSF: 0.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout Ratio only.
AMSF' s Dividend Payout Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.14  Med: 0.17 Max: 0.18
Current: 0.18
0.14
0.18
3-Year Dividend Growth Rate 31.00
AMSF's 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate is ranked higher than
86% of the 80 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.80 vs. AMSF: 31.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate only.
AMSF' s 3-Year Dividend Growth Rate Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: 31
Current: 31
0
31
Forward Dividend Yield % 1.26
AMSF's Forward Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
98% of the 192 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.74 vs. AMSF: 1.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield % only.
N/A
5-Year Yield-on-Cost % 1.15
AMSF's 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 189 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 5.24 vs. AMSF: 1.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % only.
AMSF' s 5-Year Yield-on-Cost % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.23  Med: 1.09 Max: 1.27
Current: 1.15
0.23
1.27
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -1.10
AMSF's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
64% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. AMSF: -1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
AMSF' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -370.2  Med: -0.8 Max: 79.9
Current: -1.1
-370.2
79.9

Valuation & Return

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industry
vs
history
Price-to-Tangible-Book 2.73
AMSF's Price-to-Tangible-Book is ranked lower than
85% of the 146 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. AMSF: 2.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Tangible-Book only.
AMSF' s Price-to-Tangible-Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.97  Med: 1.66 Max: 2.73
Current: 2.73
0.97
2.73
Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF 0.68
AMSF's Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF is ranked higher than
65% of the 108 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. AMSF: 0.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF only.
AMSF' s Price-to-Intrinsic-Value-Projected-FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.34  Med: 0.59 Max: 0.84
Current: 0.68
0.34
0.84
Price-to-Median-PS-Value 2.02
AMSF's Price-to-Median-PS-Value is ranked lower than
96% of the 147 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. AMSF: 2.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Median-PS-Value only.
AMSF' s Price-to-Median-PS-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.94 Max: 2.02
Current: 2.02
0.01
2.02
Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value 0.64
AMSF's Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value is ranked higher than
74% of the 35 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. AMSF: 0.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value only.
AMSF' s Price-to-Peter-Lynch-Fair-Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.58 Max: 2.18
Current: 0.64
0.3
2.18
Price-to-Graham-Number 1.39
AMSF's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked lower than
72% of the 126 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.08 vs. AMSF: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price-to-Graham-Number only.
AMSF' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.62  Med: 0.98 Max: 1.39
Current: 1.39
0.62
1.39
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % 9.78
AMSF's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
52% of the 181 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.28 vs. AMSF: 9.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % only.
AMSF' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.6  Med: 12.1 Max: 40.9
Current: 9.78
6.6
40.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % 43.63
AMSF's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % is ranked higher than
83% of the 72 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 13.01 vs. AMSF: 43.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % only.
AMSF' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -10.6  Med: 22.2 Max: 591.2
Current: 43.63
-10.6
591.2

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $396.7
EPS (TTM) $ 4.06
Beta0.56
Short Percentage of Float3.41%
52-Week Range $50.02 - 69.40
Shares Outstanding (Mil)19.23
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Mondelez and Reynolds Boast Fat Profit Margins Sep 09 2016 
AMERISAFE Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 06 2010 
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AMERISAFE Inc. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 06 2009 
AMERISAFE Inc. (AMSF) CFO Geoffrey R Banta buys 1,000 Shares Mar 13 2009 
AMERISAFE Inc. (AMSF) CFO G. Janelle Frost buys 1,000 Shares Mar 13 2009 

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