Markel Corporation operates in the Fire, marine, and casualty insurance sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Markel with three other
companies in this sector in the United States:
Everest Re Group, Ltd.
sales of $5.81 billion
of which 36%
was U.S. Reinsurance),
Cincinnati Financial Corporation
of which 57%
was Commercial lines insurance), and
Amtrust Financial Services, Inc.
of which 40%
was Small Commercial Business).
Markel reported sales of $5.63 billion
December of 2016.
increase of 4.0%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were $5.41 billion.
Sales at Markel have increased during each of the previous five years
(and since 2011, sales have increased a total of 112%).
Sales of Other (Discontinued Lines) saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
117.1% in 2016, from
$351,000.00 to $762,000.00 .
Not all segments of Markel experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of International Insurance fell 2.9% to $853.51 million.
Markel also experienced decreases in sales in
Reinsurance (down 0.3% to $836.26 million)