Earnings Preview: The Chubb Corp.

| About: Chubb Ltd (CB)

The Chubb Corp. (NYSE:CB) is expected to report Q3 earnings after market close Thursday Oct. 23, with a conference call scheduled for 5:00 pm.


Analysts are looking for EPS of 92c on revenue of $2.92B. The consensus range for EPS is 90c to 93c, while the consensus range for revenue is $2.86B to $2.97B, according to First Call.

Analyst Views

Chubb recently announced that it would report Q3 EPS of 90c to 93c. Analysts' consensus estimate for the company's Q3 EPS had been $1.25. Chubb also announced that its Q3 catastrophic losses would be $400M before tax, amounting to 72c per share after tax.

Citigroup recently predicted that Chubb would report positive results.

Chubb investors will want to obtain more information about the company's capital levels, and ascertain whether the insurer needs to raise additional capital.