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Tale of the Tape

Kemper Corporation (KMPR - Snapshot Report) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend for the company, as stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $37.43 and $38.63.

This financial services provider has seen one positive revision in the last two months and its Zacks Consensus Estimate moved higher over the same time frame, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for Kemper Corp. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if Friday’s jump can turn into more strength down the road.

Kemper Corp. currently has a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Other favorably-ranked stocks in the multiline insurance industry include Old Republic International Corporation (ORI - Snapshot Report), Prudential plc (PUK - Snapshot Report) and Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU - Analyst Report). While Old Republic International and Prudential plc hold a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), Prudential Financial carries a Zacks Rank #2.

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