Last $32.24 USD
Change Today +0.13 / 0.40%
Volume 1.9M
XL On Other Exchanges
New York
As of 8:04 PM 10/17/14 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

xl group plc (XL) Snapshot

Previous Close
Day High
Day Low
52 Week High
07/29/14 - $35.52
52 Week Low
02/5/14 - $27.79
Market Cap
Average Volume 10 Days
Shares Outstanding
Dividend Yield
Current Stock Chart for XL GROUP PLC (XL)

xl group plc (XL) Related Businessweek News

View More BusinessWeek News

xl group plc (XL) Details

XL GROUP Public Limited Company, an insurance and reinsurance company, through its subsidiaries, provides property, casualty, and specialty products to industrial, commercial, and professional firms; and insurance companies and other enterprises worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Insurance, Reinsurance, and Life Operations. The Insurance segment offers property, primary and excess casualty, environmental liability, excess and surplus lines, construction, and surety insurance products, as well as property and casualty coverages. It also provides professional lines, such as directors’ and officers’ liability, errors and omissions liability, employment practices liability, and technology and cyber liability coverages; and specialty lines, including aviation and satellite, marine and offshore energy, fine art and specie, equine, product recall, political violence, political risk and trade credit, and North America inland marine insurance products. This segment also offers risk management solutions; and underwrites and prices various risks individually. The Reinsurance segment provides casualty, property risk, property catastrophe, marine, aviation, treaty, energy, marine, aviation, space, engineering, fidelity, surety, trade credit, and political risk products; and underwriting services. The Life Operations segment offers life reinsurance on business written by life insurance companies to facilitate them to manage mortality, morbidity, survivorship, investment, and lapse risks. The company markets its products and services through international, national, and regional producers, acting as the brokers and representatives of policyholders; and through general agents and independent agents acting on behalf of the company. XL GROUP Public Limited Company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

4,291 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/14
Founded in 1986

xl group plc (XL) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $1.2M
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $675.0K
Chief Executive of Reinsurance Operations, Ex...
Total Annual Compensation: $675.0K
Chief Executive of Insurance Operations and E...
Total Annual Compensation: $675.0K
Chief Investment Officer, Executive Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $487.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

xl group plc (XL) Key Developments

XL Group Announces Management Changes

XL Group appointed Michael Garceau as its new Chief Financial Officer, succeeding Chris Dougherty who now assumes the newly created position of Executive Vice President, Underwriting and Ceded Re. Mr. Garceau is promoted to the CFO position from his previous position as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of XL Group's North America Property & Casualty business. In his new role, Mr. Dougherty will continue to report to Greg Hendrick, chief executive of XL Group's global insurance operations. Having served as CFO of XL Group's global insurance operations since 2012, Mr. Dougherty is establishing a new position which brings together XL Group's Business Development, Underwriting Standards and Ceded Re functions under his leadership. As CFO, Mr. Garceau will lead all aspects of finance including strategic planning and analysis, quarterly results, budgeting, reforecasting, expense management and financial reporting across XL Group's global insurance segment. He now reports to Mr. Hendrick as well as to Pete Porrino, XL Group plc's CFO.

XL Group plc Announces Retirement of Jamie Veghte as Chief Executive of Reinsurance Segment, Effective December 31, 2014

XL Group plc announced that Jamie Veghte will retire as the Chief Executive of XL's Reinsurance segment, effective December 31, 2014. Mr. Veghte was appointed as XL's Reinsurance Chief in 2006. He previously served in various roles within XL including President of XL Re America, Chief Operating Officer of XL Re Europe and President of XL Re Latin America. Prior to joining XL, Jamie held various positions with Winterthur Reinsurance Company of America and Mid Ocean Re.

XL Group Adds Jay E. Smelser to its North America Property Insurance Team as South Central Regional Leader

XL Group has added Jay E. Smelser to its North America Property insurance team as South Central Regional Leader. Mr. Smelser is based in Dallas and reports to Senior Vice President and Head of North America General Property Wade Pitman in Los Angeles. Mr. Smelser joins XL Group from Zurich Insurance Company where he most recently served as vice president and area property manager.


Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup
Recently Viewed
XL:US $32.24 USD +0.13

XL Competitors

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Last Change
Cincinnati Financial Corp $46.81 USD +0.73
Everest Re Group Ltd $160.10 USD +1.74
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd C$501.02 CAD -1.50
Markel Corp $647.00 USD +7.44
WR Berkley Corp $48.22 USD 0.00
View Industry Companies

Industry Analysis


Industry Average

Valuation XL Industry Range
Price/Earnings 21.9x
Price/Sales 1.2x
Price/Book 0.9x
Price/Cash Flow 20.7x
TEV/Sales 0.2x

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact XL GROUP PLC, please visit Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at