California Public Employees Retirement System reduced its holdings in Allied World Assurance Company Holdings Ltd (NYSE:AWH) by 2.2% in the second quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 271,800 shares of the insurance provider’s stock after selling 6,000 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System’s holdings in Allied World Assurance Company Holdings were worth $14,378,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 4.7% in the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 6,850,896 shares of the insurance provider’s stock worth $363,782,000 after buying an additional 307,213 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 10,609.4% during the 1st quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 3,670,112 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $194,882,000 after buying an additional 3,635,842 shares in the last quarter. Credit Suisse AG raised its position in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 76.6% during the 1st quarter. Credit Suisse AG now owns 3,189,368 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $169,355,000 after buying an additional 1,383,692 shares in the last quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised its position in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 12.4% during the 2nd quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 2,858,832 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $151,233,000 after buying an additional 316,081 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Paradice Investment Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings by 3.2% in the 2nd quarter. Paradice Investment Management LLC now owns 1,803,026 shares of the insurance provider’s stock valued at $95,380,000 after acquiring an additional 55,900 shares during the last quarter. 86.52% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

A number of brokerages recently commented on AWH. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Allied World Assurance Company Holdings from a “strong sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 21st. BidaskClub raised Allied World Assurance Company Holdings from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 29th. Finally, ValuEngine raised Allied World Assurance Company Holdings from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Saturday, July 8th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and eight have given a hold rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $45.83.

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Allied World Assurance Company Holdings Ltd (AWH) opened at 49.24 on Wednesday. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $49.16 and its 200 day moving average is $51.86. Allied World Assurance Company Holdings Ltd has a 1-year low of $39.09 and a 1-year high of $54.46.

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings Company Profile

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings Ltd is a Germany-based holding company. It provides property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions to clients around the world. The Company operates in three segments: North American Insurance, Global Markets Insurance and Reinsurance. The North American Insurance segment consists of the Company’s direct insurance operations in the United States, Bermuda and Canada.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Allied World Assurance Company Holdings (NYSE:AWH)

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