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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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Cash to Debt 2.88
ESGR's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
85% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.49 vs. ESGR: 2.88 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 1.33   Max: No Debt
Current: 2.88

Equity to Asset 0.22
ESGR's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
90% of the 178 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.09 vs. ESGR: 0.22 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.12   Max: 0.99
Current: 0.22

0.12
0.99
Interest Coverage 20.94
ESGR's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
85% of the 168 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.86 vs. ESGR: 20.94 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9.31   Max: 9999.99
Current: 20.94

9.31
9999.99
F-Score: 6
Z-Score: 0.56
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 : 8/10

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Operating margin (%) 38.24
ESGR's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.45 vs. ESGR: 38.24 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -87.88   Max: 176.92
Current: 38.24

-87.88
176.92
Net-margin (%) 31.86
ESGR's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.13 vs. ESGR: 31.86 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: 29.35   Max: 162.79
Current: 31.86

29.35
162.79
ROE (%) 12.81
ESGR's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.71 vs. ESGR: 12.81 )
ESGR' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: 1.67   Max: 56.14
Current: 12.81

1.67
56.14
ROA (%) 2.64
ESGR's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.85 vs. ESGR: 2.64 )
ESGR' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: 1.63   Max: 54.41
Current: 2.64

1.63
54.41
Revenue Growth (%) 36.10
ESGR's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -0.30 vs. ESGR: 36.10 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 83.3
Current: 36.1

0
83.3
EBITDA Growth (%) -10.60
ESGR's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked higher than
76% of the 149 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 4.90 vs. ESGR: -10.60 )
ESGR' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 75
Current: -10.6

0
75
EPS Growth (%) -0.40
ESGR's EPS Growth (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 6.50 vs. ESGR: -0.40 )
ESGR' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 107
Current: -0.4

0
107
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Guru Trades

Q4 2013

ESGR Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Diamond Hill Capital 157,837 sh (+66.84%)
Jim Simons 12,900 sh (+44.94%)
Murray Stahl 7,249 sh (unchged)
Chuck Akre 498,476 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 373,700 sh (-0.53%)
Ruane Cunniff 16,441 sh (-58.9%)
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Q1 2014

ESGR Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Diamond Hill Capital 196,504 sh (+24.5%)
Columbia Wanger 377,000 sh (+0.88%)
Chuck Akre 498,626 sh (+0.03%)
Murray Stahl 7,249 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff Sold Out
Jim Simons 4,600 sh (-64.34%)
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Q2 2014

ESGR Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Arnold Van Den Berg 62,119 sh (New)
Diamond Hill Capital 210,482 sh (+7.11%)
Chuck Akre 498,720 sh (+0.02%)
Murray Stahl 7,249 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Columbia Wanger 371,000 sh (-1.59%)
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Q3 2014

ESGR Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Jim Simons 6,478 sh (New)
Arnold Van Den Berg 79,116 sh (+27.36%)
Diamond Hill Capital 215,377 sh (+2.33%)
Murray Stahl Sold Out
Chuck Akre 495,484 sh (-0.65%)
Columbia Wanger 364,000 sh (-1.89%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with ESGR

(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
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-09-30 Add 27.36%0.24%$138 - $152.67 $ 147.293%79116
Arnold Van Den Berg 2014-06-30 New Buy0.82%$128.01 - $150.09 $ 147.297%62119
Ruane Cunniff 2014-03-31 Sold Out 0.01%$121.02 - $138.91 $ 147.2913%0
Ruane Cunniff 2013-12-31 Reduce -58.9%0.02%$133.2 - $141.13 $ 147.298%16441
Ruane Cunniff 2012-12-31 New Buy0.04%$98.08 - $109.1 $ 147.2944%50000
Chuck Akre 2012-09-30 Add 4.57%0.17%$90.99 - $103.48 $ 147.2952%513434
Chuck Akre 2011-12-31 Add 4.83%0.35%$88.08 - $101.11 $ 147.2953%491660
Michael Price 2011-09-30 Sold Out 0.2502%$91.56 - $110 $ 147.2945%0
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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 10.50
ESGR's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
89% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 13.70 vs. ESGR: 10.50 )
ESGR' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 5.52   Max: 55.3
Current: 10.5

5.52
55.3
P/B 1.30
ESGR's P/B is ranked higher than
80% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.01 vs. ESGR: 1.30 )
ESGR' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.95   Max: 4.2
Current: 1.3

0.95
4.2
P/S 3.50
ESGR's P/S is ranked higher than
73% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.60 vs. ESGR: 3.50 )
ESGR' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 3.25   Max: 46.78
Current: 3.5

3.25
46.78
EV-to-EBIT 7.77
ESGR's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 9.73 vs. ESGR: 7.77 )
ESGR' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: -533.7   Max: 68.5
Current: 7.77

-533.7
68.5
Shiller P/E 12.20
ESGR's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
95% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 24.16 vs. ESGR: 12.20 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 9.65   Max: 42.46
Current: 12.2

9.65
42.46

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 1.44
ESGR's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
87% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. ESGR: 1.44 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.87   Max: 3.82
Current: 1.44

0.87
3.82
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.61
ESGR's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
84% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. ESGR: 1.61 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 1.31   Max: 18.05
Current: 1.61

1.31
18.05
Price/Median PS Value 0.28
ESGR's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
99% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.19 vs. ESGR: 0.28 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.26   Max: 5.33
Current: 0.28

0.26
5.33
Price/Graham Number 0.84
ESGR's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
88% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. ESGR: 0.84 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.34   Max: 2.33
Current: 0.84

0.34
2.33
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 12.90
ESGR's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
87% of the 174 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 11.90 vs. ESGR: 12.90 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 283.4
Current: 12.9

1.5
283.4
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -0.43
ESGR's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
77% of the 142 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 18.48 vs. ESGR: -0.43 )
ESGR' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -1.1   Max: 66.7
Current: -0.43

-1.1
66.7

Business Description

Industry: Insurance » Insurance - Diversified
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Enstar Group Ltd was formed in August 2001 under the laws of Bermuda. The Company acquires and manages insurance and reinsurance companies in run-off and portfolios of insurance and reinsurance business in run-off, and providing management, consulting and other services to the insurance and reinsurance industry. The Company has three business segments: non-life run-off, life and annuities, and active underwriting. Its non-life run-off segment comprises the operations of subsidiaries that are running off their property and casualty and other non-life lines of business. It also includes smaller management business, in which it manages the run-off portfolios of third parties through its service companies. Its life and annuities segment consists of the operations of its subsidiaries managing its closed-block of life and annuity business. Its life and annuities companies primarily include credit life and disability insurance, term life insurance, corporate owned life insurance, assumed reinsurance of term and ordinary life and accidental death and dismemberment products, and periodic payment annuities such as structured settlement, lottery, and other immediate annuities. Its active underwriting segment is comprised of Atrium and its subsidiaries and Arden. Atrium and its subsidiaries are an underwriting business at Lloyd's of London, which manages Syndicate 609 and provides approximately 25% of the syndicate's underwriting capacity and capital. Arden is a Bermuda-based reinsurance company that provides reinsurance to Atrium and is currently in the process of running off certain other discontinued businesses. The business of the Company is regulated in most countries, although the degree and type of regulation varies significantly from one jurisdiction to another. The Company competes in international markets with domestic and international reinsurance companies to acquire and manage insurance and reinsurance companies in run-off and portfolios of insurance and reinsurance business in run-off. And also with numerous other parties, including established global insurance and reinsurance companies, start-up insurance and reinsurance entities, as well as capital markets and securitization structures aimed at managing risk.
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