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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 : 6/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
GLRE's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
95% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 4.67 vs. GLRE: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
GLRE' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: N/A  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

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N/A
No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.35
GLRE's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
61% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.32 vs. GLRE: 0.35 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
GLRE' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.29  Med: 0.37 Max: 0.71
Current: 0.35
0.29
0.71
F-Score: 3
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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Operating margin (%) -115.27
GLRE's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 65 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.83 vs. GLRE: -115.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
GLRE' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.19  Med: 29.28 Max: 1092.13
Current: -115.27
2.19
1092.13
Net-margin (%) -113.42
GLRE's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
98% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.73 vs. GLRE: -113.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
GLRE' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.68  Med: 28.81 Max: 1092.13
Current: -113.42
1.68
1092.13
ROE (%) -20.70
GLRE's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.45 vs. GLRE: -20.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
GLRE' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -22.38  Med: 11.02 Max: 35.4
Current: -20.7
-22.38
35.4
ROA (%) -7.31
GLRE's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
94% of the 66 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.28 vs. GLRE: -7.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
GLRE' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -11.9  Med: 4.47 Max: 16.17
Current: -7.31
-11.9
16.17
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 5.20
GLRE's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
69% of the 49 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.50 vs. GLRE: 5.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GLRE' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.2  Med: 30.85 Max: 104.1
Current: 5.2
5.2
104.1
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 131.80
GLRE's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 42 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 12.50 vs. GLRE: 131.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GLRE' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 29.90 Max: 131.8
Current: 131.8
0
131.8
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 151.50
GLRE's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 41 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 14.60 vs. GLRE: 151.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
GLRE' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59.1  Med: 32.05 Max: 151.5
Current: 151.5
-59.1
151.5
» GLRE's 10-Y Financials

Financials


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Guru Trades

Q4 2014

GLRE Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Paul Tudor Jones 6,500 sh (New)
Chuck Royce 1,195,765 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff 441,764 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 103,100 sh (-9.06%)
Diamond Hill Capital 908,932 sh (-18.57%)
Murray Stahl 211,209 sh (-54.51%)
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Q1 2015

GLRE Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Zeke Ashton 80,000 sh (New)
Jim Simons 166,600 sh (+61.59%)
Ruane Cunniff 441,764 sh (unchged)
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
Murray Stahl 209,322 sh (-0.89%)
Chuck Royce 1,057,865 sh (-11.53%)
Diamond Hill Capital 191,450 sh (-78.94%)
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Q2 2015

GLRE Guru Trades in Q2 2015

Jim Simons 227,000 sh (+36.25%)
Zeke Ashton 93,700 sh (+17.13%)
Murray Stahl 212,450 sh (+1.49%)
Ruane Cunniff 441,764 sh (unchged)
Diamond Hill Capital 191,135 sh (-0.16%)
Chuck Royce 943,165 sh (-10.84%)
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Q3 2015

GLRE Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Jim Simons 340,600 sh (+50.04%)
Diamond Hill Capital 191,840 sh (+0.37%)
Zeke Ashton Sold Out
Chuck Royce 915,365 sh (-2.95%)
Murray Stahl 184,169 sh (-13.31%)
Ruane Cunniff 327,131 sh (-25.95%)
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Ratios

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industry
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history
Forward P/E 4.81
GLRE's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
99% of the 78 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.67 vs. GLRE: 4.81 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
P/B 0.84
GLRE's P/B is ranked higher than
73% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.99 vs. GLRE: 0.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
GLRE' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.57  Med: 1.08 Max: 1.49
Current: 0.84
0.57
1.49
P/S 3.63
GLRE's P/S is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.95 vs. GLRE: 3.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
GLRE' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.36  Med: 2.49 Max: 22.05
Current: 3.63
1.36
22.05
Shiller P/E 17.12
GLRE's Shiller P/E is ranked lower than
84% of the 32 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 12.94 vs. GLRE: 17.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
GLRE' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 14.05  Med: 16.77 Max: 22.09
Current: 17.12
14.05
22.09

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 0.82
GLRE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
91% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.24 vs. GLRE: 0.82 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
GLRE' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 1.08 Max: 1.41
Current: 0.82
0.92
1.41
Price/Projected FCF 1.02
GLRE's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
54% of the 57 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.77 vs. GLRE: 1.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
GLRE' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.18  Med: 1.35 Max: 1.73
Current: 1.02
1.18
1.73
Price/Median PS Value 1.50
GLRE's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
87% of the 94 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. GLRE: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
GLRE' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 1.00 Max: 9.7
Current: 1.5
0.6
9.7
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -34.67
GLRE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
97% of the 63 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Specialty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.80 vs. GLRE: -34.67 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
GLRE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -35.04  Med: 9.10 Max: 25.4
Current: -34.67
-35.04
25.4

More Statistics

Revenue(Mil) $314
EPS $ -6.09
Beta0.80
Short Percentage of Float7.19%
52-Week Range $16.05 - 33.23
Shares Outstanding(Mil)37.03

Analyst Estimate

Dec15 Dec16 Dec17
Revenue(Mil) 109 568 594
EPS($) -8.33 3.57 3.97
EPS without NRI($) -8.33 3.57 3.97

Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Specialty » Insurance - Specialty
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Traded in other countries:G8L.Germany,
Greenlight Capital Re Ltd was incorporated in July 2004 under the laws of the Cayman Islands. The Company writes property and casualty reinsurance business as well as long term business. Currently, it manages its business on the basis of one operating segment, being property and casualty reinsurance. It currently offers excess of loss and quota share products in the property and casualty market. A majority of its business is sourced through reinsurance brokers. The Company's competitors include ACE Limited, Everest Re, General Re Corporation, Hannover Re Group, Munich Reinsurance Company, PartnerRe Ltd., Swiss Reinsurance Company, Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. and Transatlantic Reinsurance Company, as well as smaller companies and other niche reinsurers.
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