Last $248.66 USD
Change Today -6.01 / -2.36%
Volume 2.7K
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natl western life ins-cl a (NWLI) Snapshot

Open
$251.21
Previous Close
$254.67
Day High
$251.69
Day Low
$248.06
52 Week High
08/25/14 - $264.36
52 Week Low
10/9/13 - $197.51
Market Cap
904.2M
Average Volume 10 Days
3.2K
EPS TTM
$26.98
Shares Outstanding
3.4M
EX-Date
10/29/14
P/E TM
9.2x
Dividend
$0.36
Dividend Yield
0.14%
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natl western life ins-cl a (NWLI) Details

National Western Life Insurance Company provides life insurance products for the savings and protection needs of policyholders, and annuity contracts for the asset accumulation and retirement needs of contract holders in United States and internationally. The company operates through Domestic Life Insurance, International Life Insurance, and Annuities segments. It offers a portfolio life products comprising universal life insurance, interest-sensitive whole life, and traditional products, such as term insurance coverage; and annuity products consisting of flexible premium and single premium deferred annuities, equity-indexed annuities, and single premium immediate annuities. The company is also engaged in small real estate, nursing home, and other investment activities. It markets and distributes its insurance products primarily through independent national marketing organizations. The company was founded in 1956 and is based in Austin, Texas.

279 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/19/14
Founded in 1956

natl western life ins-cl a (NWLI) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman o...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.8M
President, Chief Operating Officer, Director,...
Total Annual Compensation: $775.5K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $287.9K
Senior Vice President of Mortgage Loan & Real...
Total Annual Compensation: $242.9K
Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $167.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

natl western life ins-cl a (NWLI) Key Developments

National Western Life Insurance Company Declares Cash Dividend for Class A and B Stockholders, Payable December 4, 2014

On August 22, 2014, the Board of Directors of National Western Life Insurance Company declared a cash dividend, payable December 4, 2014 to stockholders on record as of October 31, 2014. The dividends declared were $0.36 per common share to Class A stockholders and $0.18 per common share to Class B stockholders.

National Western Life Insurance Company Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014

National Western Life Insurance Company announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net earnings of $29.2 million, or $8.25 per diluted Class A common share, compared with consolidated net earnings of $27.0 million, or $7.62 per diluted Class A common share, for the second quarter of 2013. Earnings from operations, excluding net realized gains and losses on investments, of $27.2 million or $7.69 per diluted Class A common share, compared to $26.0 million, or $7.33 per diluted Class A common share, in the same period for 2013. The company stated that earnings for the current period reflect improved policy benefit and operating expense outcomes. Total revenues increased to $206.8 million compared to $182.9 million in the second quarter of 2013 primarily due to higher market valuations of index options the company purchases to support its fixed-index policy obligations. Net earnings attributable to Class A shares were $28,358,000 compared to $26,227,000 for the same period a year ago. For the six months, the company reported consolidated net earnings of $49.0 million, or $13.86 per diluted Class A common share, compared with $43.6 million, or $12.32 per diluted Class A common shares, a year ago. The company's book value per share increased to $416.89 as of June 30, 2014 from $406.54 at March 31, 2014. Total revenues were $364,844,000 compared to $413,891,000 for the same period a year ago. Earnings from operations were $46,033,000 compared to $41,079,000 for the same period a year ago. Net earnings attributable to Class A shares were $47,623,000 compared to $42,389,000 for the same period a year ago.

National Western Life Insurance Company Approves Appointment of BKD, LLP as the Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm for the Year Ending December 31, 2014

National Western Life Insurance Company approved the appointment of BKD, LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm for the year ending December 31, 2014 at its AGM held on June 20, 2014.

 

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