Markel Corp (NYSE:MKL)

CAPS Rating: 5 out of 5

The Company markets and underwrites specialty insurance products and programs to a variety of niche markets and operates in three segments of the specialty insurance marketplace: the Excess and Surplus Lines, the Specialty Admitted and the London markets.

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3,176 Outperform
55 Underperform
 

All-Star Players

896 Outperform
7 Underperform
 

Wall Street

9 Outperform
1 Underperform
 

Top MKL Bull/Bear Pitches

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TMFBwithbike (40.24)
Submitted October 21, 2016

great company

srk85 (< 20)
Submitted May 07, 2009

Price multiple is too high compared to industry.

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Member Avatar TSprings11 (75.66) Submitted: 7/26/2017 8:07:12 PM : Outperform Start Price: $1,033.10 MKL Score: +1.27

Spent some time with Markel's head of IR. Excellent business model, shareholder focused. This is a steady stock that will likely outperform and mitigate risk in market turndowns. I really think they are just getting started and continue outpreform as they grow as a company

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Member Avatar psuminer92 (61.71) Submitted: 1/10/2017 2:52:21 PM : Outperform Start Price: $900.42 MKL Score: +6.78

good steady grower

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Member Avatar geotopher (57.95) Submitted: 12/20/2016 9:04:52 PM : Outperform Start Price: $902.99 MKL Score: +6.28

I like the idea of a baby Berkshire

Leaderboard

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Score Leader

xLestatx

xLestatx (75.35) Score: +122.70

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in MKL.

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Pick
Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
Index
Gain
Score Commentary
SecretSauce 82.25 3/9/2009 Outperform 5Y $215.20 +388.03% +265.59% +122.44 0 Comment
juicymagic < 20 3/9/2009 Outperform 5Y $215.00 +388.49% +266.23% +122.26 0 Comment
TMFTenacious 98.51 3/9/2009 Outperform 5Y $215.00 +388.49% +266.23% +122.26 0 Comment
Bipu < 20 6/18/2009 Outperform 5Y $265.99 +294.85% +172.74% +122.11 0 Comment
XMFBreakerKevin 87.00 6/15/2009 Outperform 5Y $271.01 +287.53% +167.67% +119.86 0 Comment
TMFGreenwave 37.39 6/12/2009 Outperform NS $271.93 +286.22% +166.47% +119.75 0 Comment
blahbldcfddf 99.56 3/10/2009 Outperform 5Y $222.26 +372.53% +252.91% +119.63 0 Comment
xLestatx 75.35 3/13/2009 Outperform 5Y $231.75 +353.18% +233.81% +119.38 0 Comment
jchallis < 20 7/15/2008 Outperform 5Y $318.39 +229.86% +110.62% +119.24 1 Comment
XMFTarHeelTennis 87.17 7/15/2008 Outperform 5Y $318.49 +229.76% +110.55% +119.21 0 Comment

Wall Street

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Player Name Player
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
S&P
Gain
Score End Date Commentary
TrackZacks < 20 7/12/2012 Outperform 3M $425.50 +15.69% +3.48% +12.20 11/9/2012 @ $492.25 1 Comment
TrackWunderlich < 20 1/31/2011 Outperform NS $401.01 +161.90% +94.37% +67.53 0 Comment
TrackOppenheimer 70.45 3/16/2010 Underperform NS $364.40 +188.21% +114.95% -73.27 0 Comment
TrackKBW 94.39 12/14/2009 Underperform NS $335.00 +31.10% +26.86% -4.24 8/20/2012 @ $439.20 0 Comment
TrackDavenport 86.05 2/11/2009 Outperform NS $303.21 +246.38% +202.69% +43.68 0 Comment
TrackSunTrustRH 89.13 1/8/2009 Outperform NS $299.99 +250.10% +180.97% +69.12 0 Comment
TrackChrisDavis 96.26 6/3/2008 Outperform 1Y $410.00 +156.16% +85.32% +70.84 1 Comment
TrackChuckAkre 94.74 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $484.00 +116.99% +70.93% +46.06 7 Comments
TrackBerkowitz 90.71 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $484.00 -33.85% -32.19% -1.65 8/24/2009 @ $320.18 1 Comment
TrackMHawkins 96.85 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $484.00 +116.99% +70.93% +46.06 5 Comments
TrackJohnRogers 72.62 9/30/2007 Outperform NS $484.00 +116.99% +70.93% +46.06 8 Comments
TrackStifel 94.51 12/26/2006 Outperform NS $475.86 +120.71% +87.20% +33.50 0 Comment
TrackMatrix < 20 11/6/2006 Outperform NS $414.50 +7.83% +0.80% +7.02 4/17/2012 @ $446.95 0 Comment
TrackPatDorsey < 20 10/6/2006 Outperform 3Y $411.24 +19.70% +2.36% +17.34 11/9/2012 @ $492.25 0 Comment
TrackFerrisBaker < 20 9/25/2006 Outperform NS $396.65 +36.13% +15.65% +20.48 11/1/2007 @ $539.97 0 Comment
TrackKeyBanc 97.53 9/5/2006 Outperform NS $365.00 +187.74% +101.79% +85.95 0 Comment

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