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GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Mason Hawkins 2013-12-31 Reduce -2.08%0.17%$46.17 - $49.2 $ 43.95-8%34984792
Mario Gabelli 2013-12-31 Add 36.64%$46.17 - $49.2 $ 43.95-8%34310
Mason Hawkins 2013-09-30 Reduce -2.95%0.24%$44.26 - $47.6 $ 43.95-4%35729628
James Barrow 2013-09-30 Add 21.93%0.03%$44.26 - $47.6 $ 43.95-4%2146024
Ray Dalio 2013-09-30 Sold Out $44.26 - $47.6 $ 43.95-4%0
Mario Gabelli 2013-09-30 Add 31.76%$44.26 - $47.6 $ 43.95-4%25110
Donald Smith 2013-06-30 Add 69.79%0.27%$42.62 - $46.71 $ 43.95-2%686178
Mason Hawkins 2013-06-30 Reduce -1.85%0.14%$42.62 - $46.71 $ 43.95-2%36813889
James Barrow 2013-06-30 Add 270.3%0.09%$42.62 - $46.71 $ 43.95-2%1760024
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 New Buy$42.62 - $46.71 $ 43.95-2%5000
Mario Gabelli 2013-06-30 Add 58.81%$42.62 - $46.71 $ 43.95-2%19057
Donald Smith 2013-03-31 New Buy0.39%$40.75 - $44.64 $ 43.952%404127
James Barrow 2013-03-31 Add 1357.97%0.04%$40.75 - $44.64 $ 43.952%475297
Dodge & Cox 2013-03-31 Reduce -20.49%$40.75 - $44.64 $ 43.952%19400
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Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 28.60
L's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
67% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 11.30 vs. L: 28.60 )
L' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 1.99   Max: 41.13
Current: 28.6

1.99
41.13
P/B 0.90
L's P/B is ranked higher than
87% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.23 vs. L: 0.90 )
L' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.59   Max: 1.65
Current: 0.9

0.59
1.65
P/S 1.10
L's P/S is ranked higher than
62% of the 190 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. L: 1.10 )
L' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 1.86
Current: 1.1

0.45
1.86
PFCF 47.30
L's PFCF is ranked lower than
75% of the 154 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.50 vs. L: 47.30 )
L' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 3.39   Max: 52.76
Current: 47.3

3.39
52.76
EV-to-EBIT 19.60
L's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
71% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 9.50 vs. L: 19.60 )
L' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 6.3   Max: 35.9
Current: 19.6

6.3
35.9
PEG 0.80
L's PEG is ranked higher than
73% of the 102 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.90 vs. L: 0.80 )
L' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 0.8   Max: 15.97
Current: 0.8

0.8
15.97
Shiller P/E 13.80
L's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
74% of the 133 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 16.90 vs. L: 13.80 )
L' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 6.12   Max: 41.09
Current: 13.8

6.12
41.09

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 0.60
L's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
93% of the 150 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 2.51 vs. L: 0.60 )
L' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 1.54
Current: 0.6

0.48
1.54
Dividend Payout 0.20
L's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
76% of the 127 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.25 vs. L: 0.20 )
L' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.03   Max: 0.3
Current: 0.2

0.03
0.3
Dividend growth (3y) 7.80
L's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
73% of the 110 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 8.70 vs. L: 7.80 )
L' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: 0   Max: 26.2
Current: 7.8

0
26.2
Yield on cost (5-Year) 0.75
L's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked lower than
89% of the 152 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 3.14 vs. L: 0.75 )
L' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 0.6   Max: 1.93
Current: 0.75

0.6
1.93
Share Buyback Rate 2.40
L's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
82% of the 148 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: -0.10 vs. L: 2.40 )
L' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 7.8   Max: 0.2
Current: 2.4

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 0.90
L's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
88% of the 180 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.40 vs. L: 0.90 )
L' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.69   Max: 1.64
Current: 0.9

0.69
1.64
Price/DCF (Projected) 0.70
L's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
52% of the 130 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.50 vs. L: 0.70 )
L' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.44   Max: 3.57
Current: 0.7

0.44
3.57
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
L's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 175 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. L: 1.00 )
L' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 1.57
Current: 1

0.31
1.57
Price/Graham Number 0.80
L's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
60% of the 159 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 0.80 vs. L: 0.80 )
L' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.49   Max: 1.12
Current: 0.8

0.49
1.12
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.10
L's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
61% of the 184 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 10.40 vs. L: 5.10 )
L' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 2.8   Max: 15.9
Current: 5.1

2.8
15.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.62
L's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
67% of the 143 Companies
in the Global Insurance - Property & Casualty industry.

( Industry Median: 7.76 vs. L: 4.62 )
L' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -3.6   Max: 21.2
Current: 4.62

-3.6
21.2

Business Description

Industry: Insurance - Property & Casualty » Insurance - Property & Casualty
Compare:RLI, TRV, MBI, QBIEY, TKOMY » details
Traded in other countries:LTR.Germany
Loews Corporation was incorporated in 1967 and is an insurance holding company. The Company is engaged in the following lines of business: commercial property and casualty insurance; operation of offshore oil and gas drilling rigs; exploration, production and marketing of natural gas and natural gas liquids; operation of interstate natural gas pipeline systems; and the operation of hotels. Its subsidiaries are CNA Financial Corporation; Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc.; HighMount Exploration & Production LLC; Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP; and Loews Hotels Holding Corporation. CNA Financial Corporation is an insurance holding company whose property and casualty insurance operations are conducted by Continental Casualty Company and The Continental Insurance Company and its affiliates. CNA's core businesses serves a variety of customers, including small, medium and large businesses, associations, professionals and groups with a range of insurance and risk management products and services. Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. is engaged, through its subsidiaries, in the business of owning and operating drilling rigs that are used in the drilling of offshore oil and gas wells on a contract basis for companies engaged in exploration and production of hydrocarbons. It owns 44 offshore rigs. It also owns and operates 32 semisubmersible rigs, seven jack-ups and five dynamically positioned drillships, four of which are under construction with deliveries scheduled for the second and fourth quarters of 2013 and the second and fourth quarters of 2014.HighMount is engaged in the exploration, production and marketing of natural gas, predominantly ethane and propane and, to a small extent, oil, mainly in the Permian Basin in Texas, the Antrim Shale in Michigan and the Black Warrior Basin in Alabama. It holds interests in developed and undeveloped acreage, wellbores and well facilities, which generally take the form of working interests in leases that have varying terms. HighMount also owns or has interests in gathering systems which transport natural gas and NGLs, mainly from its producing wells, to processing plants and pipelines owned by third parties. Boardwalk Pipeline Partners, LP is engaged in the interstate transportation and storage of natural gas. CNA competes with a number of stock and mutual insurance companies and other entities for both distributors and customers. HighMount competes with other oil and gas companies in all aspects of its business, including acquisition of producing properties and leases and obtaining goods, services and labor, including drilling rigs and well completion services. Boardwalk Pipeline competes with other interstate and intrastate pipelines in the transportation and storage of natural gas. Competition from other hotels and lodging facilities is vigorous in all areas in which Loews Hotels operates. The insurance industry is subject to comprehensive and detailed regulation and supervision throughout the Unite

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