News Update:- Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL)

The USA based company Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) traded with change of 0.56% to $1159.49 with the total traded volume of 12839 shares in recent session versus to an average volume of 35.88K. The stock was up in the 5 days activity 0.06%. The one month performance of stock was high 2.77%. MKL shares are above 2.57% for the quarter and driving a 21.48% rally over the course of the past year and is now up 1.22% since this point in 2018.  Right now MKL beta is 0.91. The average volatility for the week and month was at 2.68% and 1.95% respectively.

Markel Corporation (NYSE:MKL) reported today that Kara Owens has been named Managing Director, Global Cyber Executive. In this new role, Owens is responsible for leading Markel’s enterprise-wide cyber strategy and working with underwriting teams to develop best practices for cyber products in all Markel divisions.

Prior to joining Markel, Owens was most recently Global Head of Cyber Risk for TransRe, where she was responsible for managing the company’s cyber portfolio, enterprise risk management coordination for cyber exposures for all classes of business, tracking emerging exposures, and implementing best practices for cyber treaty and facultative underwriting. Owens previously served as a Senior Risk Analyst for Guy Carpenter and is an honors graduate of Temple University. In addition, she holds RPLU, CPCU, AIS, and ARe designations. Owens is based in New York and reports to Robin Russo.

stated Robin Russo, Chief Underwriting Officer  “With Kara’s experience and knowledge of global cyber risks, I am excited to have her join our team and help build our brand in the cyber product space”. “The number and complexity of cyber exposures have grown exponentially over the last few years, and this is an important segment for us to build and strengthen.”

Shares of Markel Corporation have been recently spotted trading -2.97% off of the 52-week high price. On the other end, company shares have been noted 23.75% away from the low price over the last 52-weeks. 52 week range of the stock remained $ 936.95 – 1194.98. Switching over to some distances from popular moving averages, we see that the stock has been recorded 3.04% away from the 50 day moving average and 7.98% away from the 200 day moving average. Moving closer, we can see that shares have been trading 1.59% off of the 20-day moving average.


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