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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 1.52
ENH's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
73% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. ENH: 1.52 )
ENH' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.7   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.52

Equity to Asset 0.31
ENH's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
82% of the 199 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.25 vs. ENH: 0.31 )
ENH' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.25   Max: 0.57
Current: 0.31

0.25
0.57
Interest Coverage 8.78
ENH's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
59% of the 165 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 22.74 vs. ENH: 8.78 )
ENH' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 2.95   Max: 103.85
Current: 8.78

2.95
103.85
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 0.86
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 (%) 16.32
ENH's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 12.09 vs. ENH: 16.32 )
ENH' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -13.08   Max: 29.73
Current: 16.32

-13.08
29.73
Net-margin (%) 16.17
ENH's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.48 vs. ENH: 16.17 )
ENH' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -11.66   Max: 28.11
Current: 16.17

-11.66
28.11
ROE (%) 11.60
ENH's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 11.28 vs. ENH: 11.60 )
ENH' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -11.81   Max: 23.89
Current: 11.6

-11.81
23.89
ROA (%) 3.52
ENH's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
80% of the 202 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.99 vs. ENH: 3.52 )
ENH' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -3.81   Max: 9.56
Current: 3.52

-3.81
9.56
Revenue Growth (%) 12.00
ENH's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
85% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.20 vs. ENH: 12.00 )
ENH' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: -1   Max: 62.1
Current: 12

-1
62.1
EBITDA Growth (%) 3.30
ENH's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 167 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.60 vs. ENH: 3.30 )
ENH' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -18.7   Max: 20.2
Current: 3.3

-18.7
20.2
EPS Growth (%) 0.10
ENH's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
64% of the 172 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.50 vs. ENH: 0.10 )
ENH' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -29.9   Max: 17.8
Current: 0.1

-29.9
17.8
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Financials


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Equity & Asset
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Guru Trades

Q3 2013

ENH Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons 13,200 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 704,554 sh (+51.94%)
RS Investment Management 877,685 sh (+23.72%)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Richard Snow 13,632 sh (-1.3%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 268,000 sh (-2.23%)
David Dreman 135,831 sh (-70.92%)
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Q4 2013

ENH Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Steven Cohen 5,270 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 4,125 sh (New)
Jim Simons 23,300 sh (+76.52%)
David Dreman 155,373 sh (+14.39%)
Diamond Hill Capital 741,658 sh (+5.27%)
Richard Snow Sold Out
RS Investment Management 871,400 sh (-0.72%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 265,000 sh (-1.12%)
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Q1 2014

ENH Guru Trades in Q1 2014

NWQ Managers 5,000 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 9,400 sh (New)
Richard Pzena 47,200 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 5,286 sh (+28.15%)
Diamond Hill Capital 897,172 sh (+20.97%)
RS Investment Management 997,065 sh (+14.42%)
David Dreman 160,221 sh (+3.12%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Steven Cohen 3,791 sh (-28.06%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 162,900 sh (-38.53%)
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Q2 2014

ENH Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Jim Simons 345,200 sh (New)
NWQ Managers 67,400 sh (+1248%)
Richard Pzena 422,544 sh (+795.22%)
Paul Tudor Jones 36,074 sh (+283.77%)
Diamond Hill Capital 1,038,037 sh (+15.7%)
HOTCHKIS & WILEY 176,780 sh (+8.52%)
Joel Greenblatt 5,700 sh (+7.83%)
David Dreman 156,933 sh (-2.05%)
RS Investment Management 921,650 sh (-7.56%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ENH

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Joel Greenblatt 2014-03-31 Add 28.15%$50.93 - $58.67 $ 55.494%5286
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 New Buy0.01%$51.81 - $58.47 $ 55.490%4125
David Dreman 2013-09-30 Reduce -70.92%0.5%$49.96 - $53.75 $ 55.497%135831
David Dreman 2013-06-30 Reduce -17.65%0.13%$47.22 - $51.45 $ 55.4912%467093
David Dreman 2012-03-31 New Buy0.51%$36.69 - $40.73 $ 55.4952%597035
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Preferred stocks of Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd

SymbolPriceYieldDescription
ENHPRB0.007.24
ENHPRA0.007.457.75% NonCumulative Preferred Shares, Series A

Guru Investment Theses on Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd

Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd - Jun 26, 2014

Property and casualty insurer Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (ENH) reported higher than expected crop losses due to the cold weather and a decline in corn pricing. In addition, expenses continued to increase as a result of the reorganization initiated by new CEO John Charman. Over the next five years, we believe these changes will position Endurance for significant growth in premiums.



From Diamond Hill Capital's Select Fund Commentary – First Quarter 2014.



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Top Ranked Articles about Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd

Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd
Property and casualty insurer Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (ENH) reported higher than expected crop losses due to the cold weather and a decline in corn pricing. In addition, expenses continued to increase as a result of the reorganization initiated by new CEO John Charman. Over the next five years, we believe these changes will position Endurance for significant growth in premiums. Read more...
Winmark and Endurance CEOs Continue Buying as Share Prices near 52-Week Lows
Over the past couple of weeks we have seen the CEOs of Winmark Corp and Endurance Specialty Holdings make notable increases in their holdings of their respective companies. Both the Chairman and CEO of Endurance Specialty Holdings, John Charman, and the Chairman and CEO of Winmark, John Morgan, have made these increases as their companies’ share prices come exceptionally close to their 52-week low. These are also the second consecutive large buys for each CEO in a week’s time frame. Read more...

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 7.80
ENH's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
92% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 12.00 vs. ENH: 7.80 )
ENH' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 4   Max: 916.9
Current: 7.8

4
916.9
P/B 0.80
ENH's P/B is ranked higher than
93% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. ENH: 0.80 )
ENH' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 1.43
Current: 0.8

0.51
1.43
P/S 1.15
ENH's P/S is ranked higher than
73% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.20 vs. ENH: 1.15 )
ENH' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.64   Max: 1.84
Current: 1.15

0.64
1.84
PFCF 46.63
ENH's PFCF is ranked higher than
58% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 11.02 vs. ENH: 46.63 )
ENH' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 1.81   Max: 196.21
Current: 46.63

1.81
196.21
EV-to-EBIT 6.51
ENH's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
90% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.06 vs. ENH: 6.51 )
ENH' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 2.7   Max: 35.5
Current: 6.51

2.7
35.5
Shiller P/E 12.93
ENH's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
92% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 19.72 vs. ENH: 12.93 )
ENH' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 5.5   Max: 14.45
Current: 12.93

5.5
14.45

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 2.40
ENH's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
51% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. ENH: 2.40 )
ENH' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.91   Max: 4.92
Current: 2.4

0.91
4.92
Dividend Payout 0.19
ENH's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
86% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.46 vs. ENH: 0.19 )
ENH' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.08   Max: 1.15
Current: 0.19

0.08
1.15
Dividend growth (3y) 8.60
ENH's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
79% of the 124 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. ENH: 8.60 )
ENH' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 46.2
Current: 8.6

0
46.2
Yield on cost (5-Year) 3.43
ENH's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
56% of the 164 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 3.05 vs. ENH: 3.43 )
ENH' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 1.3   Max: 7.03
Current: 3.43

1.3
7.03
Share Buyback Rate 7.30
ENH's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
94% of the 162 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. ENH: 7.30 )
ENH' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 13.5   Max: -3.3
Current: 7.3

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.84
ENH's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
93% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.47 vs. ENH: 0.84 )
ENH' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 1.36
Current: 0.84

0.57
1.36
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.42
ENH's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
92% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.64 vs. ENH: 0.42 )
ENH' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.16   Max: 0.4
Current: 0.42

0.16
0.4
Price/Median PS Value 1.01
ENH's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. ENH: 1.01 )
ENH' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.63   Max: 1.93
Current: 1.01

0.63
1.93
Price/Graham Number 0.53
ENH's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
96% of the 205 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.91 vs. ENH: 0.53 )
ENH' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 0.88
Current: 0.53

0.37
0.88
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 15.40
ENH's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
88% of the 201 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 11.40 vs. ENH: 15.40 )
ENH' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.8   Max: 36.5
Current: 15.4

2.8
36.5
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 8.18
ENH's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
75% of the 187 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.17 vs. ENH: 8.18 )
ENH' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 8   Max: 56.4
Current: 8.18

8
56.4

Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Property & Casualty » Insurance - Property & Casualty
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Traded in other countries:ESJ.Germany
Endurance Specialty Holdings, Ltd. was organized on June 27, 2002 under the laws of Bermuda to act as a holding company of providers of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance. The Company's portfolio of specialty lines of business is organized into two business segments - Insurance and Reinsurance. Endurance Holding's Insurance segment is comprised of six lines of business: property, casualty, healthcare liability, workers' compensation, agriculture and professional lines. The Company's property insurance line of business is comprised of insured properties with sufficiently large values to require multiple insurers and reinsurers to accommodate their insurance capacity needs. Endurance Holding's casualty insurance line of business provides third party liability insurance for industry groups. Endurance Holding's healthcare liability line of business is focused on excess hospital medical professional liability insurance. The Company's Bermuda operation focuses on institutional healthcare providers such as large, stand-alone hospitals, multi-hospital systems, university teaching hospitals and integrated specialty hospitals. Endurance Holding's workers' compensation insurance line is mainly focused on niche markets in the U.S. The Company's target clients are small accounts written through local producers utilizing innovative technology and web-based systems to provide exceptional service to its clients. The Company entered the agriculture insurance business with the acquisition of ARMtech in December 2007. ARMtech focuses on traditional multiple peril crop insurance, crop hail, livestock risk protection and other agriculture risk management products, all offered through independent agents. Endurance Holding's professional lines insurance business includes directors' and officers' liability, errors and omissions, Employment practices liability, environmental liability and pension trust liability insurance and includes both non-profit and for-profit entities representing industry groups. The Company's Reinsurance segment is comprised of seven lines of business: casualty, property, catastrophe, agriculture, aerospace and marine and surety and other specialty. Endurance Holding's casualty reinsurance business line reinsures third party liability exposures from ceding companies on a treaty basis such as automobile liability, professional liability, directors' and officers' liability, umbrella liability and workers' compensation. Property reinsurance reinsures individual property insurance policies issued by its ceding company clients including both personal lines and commercial exposures. The Company's catastrophe reinsurance business line reinsures catastrophic perils for ceding companies on a treaty basis. Endurance Holding's agriculture reinsurance business line reinsures risks associated with the production of food and fiber on a global basis. The Company's aerospace line of business is comprised mainly of the reinsurance of
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Articles On GuruFocus.com
Diamond Hill Capital Comments on Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd Jun 26 2014 
Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: LGCY, OPK, FELP, FULL, ENH Jun 23 2014 
Winmark and Endurance CEOs Continue Buying as Share Prices near 52-Week Lows Jun 18 2014 
Weekly CEO Buys Highlight: ENH, OPK, JIVE, CONE Jun 16 2014 
Three CEOs Reporting Large Insider Buys Jun 12 2014 
4 Financial Stocks to Acquire, 1 to Watch Mar 08 2012 
Endurance Specialty Hits All Time Highs, and Richard Perry Sells Out, but Valuation is Still Reasona Feb 16 2011 
2011 Looks Like a Year Buffett and Jain Will Be Taking a Lot of Pitches Jan 10 2011 
Enerplus - sustainable 9.4% dividend Jul 08 2010 
Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Nov 06 2009 


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