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Zacks Equity Research

Here's Why Hold is an Apt Strategy for AXIS Capital (AXS)

AXIS Capital (AXS) continues to build on its Specialty Insurance, Reinsurance plus Accident and Health portfolio coupled with an improved portfolio mix.

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Zacks Equity Research

Kinsale (KNSL) Gains 33% in 6 Months: More Room for Upside?

Continued focus on the E&S market, favorable combined ratio, lower expense ratio, growth in the investment portfolio and effective capital deployment continue to drive Kinsale (KNSL).

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Zacks Equity Research

Prudential Financial (PRU) Gains From Solid Segmental Show

Prudential Financial (PRU) continues to benefit from lower expenses, higher earnings from joint venture investments and a robust capital position.

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Zacks Equity Research

AON, Guidewire Take Measures to Deal With Cyber Attacks

AON and Guidewire jointly take steps to enable clients to underwrite cyber insurance in a more compact way.

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Zacks Equity Research

Here's Why Hold is an Apt Strategy for Travelers (TRV) Stock

Banking on competitive advantage, Travelers (TRV) consistently exhibits operational excellence, makes strategic investments and returns capital to shareholders which makes the stock worth holding.

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Zacks Equity Research

The Hanover Insurance (THG) Ups Dividend to Share More Profit

The Hanover Insurance Group's (THG) recent dividend hike reflects its intention to enhance shareholders' value supported by a strong financial position.

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Zacks Equity Research

New Strong Buy Stocks for December 7th

AOSL, CBRE, FNF, APTS, and SIG have been added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List on December 7th.

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Mark Vickery

Top Stock Reports for Microsoft, NVIDIA & Medtronic

Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA), and Medtronic plc (MDT).

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Zacks Equity Research

Marsh & McLennan (MMC) Offers $750M Senior Notes in 2 Tranches

Marsh & McLennan (MMC) issues senior notes with an aim to procure funds. The move further highlights MMC's strong financial position.

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Zacks Equity Research

AXIS Capital (AXS) Okays Dividend Increase, Share Buyback

AXIS Capital's (AXS) recent dividend hike and share buyback approval reflects its intention to enhance shareholders' value supported by its strong financial position.

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Zacks Equity Research

Marsh & McLennan (MMC) Unit Acquires InSource Insurance

Marsh & McLennan (MMC) arm MMA buys InSource Insurance to boost its Texas presence and expand client offerings.

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Zacks Equity Research

Brown and Brown (BRO) Stock Up 34% YTD: More Room to Run?

Improving commission and fees, strong liquidity and effective capital deployment continue to drive Brown and Brown (BRO).

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Zacks Equity Research

American International (AIG) Opts for AWS to Boost Efficiency

American International's (AIG) move of selecting AWS is expected to support its AIG 200 strategy.

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Zacks Equity Research

Arthur J. Gallagher (AJG) Expands Into Melbourne With Buyout

Arthur J. Gallagher's (AJG) acquisition of Sound Insurance Services is expected to help the acquirer boost its presence in the corporate and mid-market segment.

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Zacks Equity Research

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Athene Holdings, ProAssurance Corp and Fidelity National Financial

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Athene Holdings, ProAssurance Corp and Fidelity National Financial

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Zacks Equity Research

Aon (AON), CarrierHQ Ties Up to Aid Last Mile Delivery Operators

Aon (AON) teams up with CarrierHQ to launch the Last Mile Delivery insurance program for offering effective coverage solutions to operators of the last mile delivery industry.

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Tanuka De

3 Insurance Stocks That Have Outperformed S&P 500 YTD

Insurers Athene (ATH), ProAssurance (PRA) and Fidelity National (FNF) have outperformed the industry, the sector and the S&P 500 composite year to date and are poised to retain the rally given solid prospects.

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Zacks Equity Research

Assurant (AIZ) Benefits From Robust Segmental Performance

Mobile subscriber growth, solid capital position and effective capital deployment continue to drive Assurant (AIZ)

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Zacks Equity Research

UnitedHealth (UNH) Ups Guidance: Here's What You Should Know

UnitedHealth's (UNH) 2022 bottom line estimates are below the Zacks Consensus Estimate, may be due to an uptick in insurance claims triggered by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Zacks Equity Research

Why Should You Add ProAssurance (PRA) to Your Portfolio?

Riding on inorganic growth and cost-curbing measures, ProAssurance (PRA) holds the potential to reap benefits for investors.

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Zacks Equity Research

Allstate (ALL) on Track to Sell Property to Reduce Expenses

Allstate (ALL) to divest part of its Northbrook, IL property to warehouse builder Dermody Properties to cut down on expenses.

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Zacks Equity Research

Here's Why You Should Hold Argo Group (ARGO) in Your Portfolio

Argo Group's (ARGO) profitable businesses, expense initiative program and solid capital position makes it worthy retaining in portfolio.

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Zacks Equity Research

Athene (ATH), Apollo to Buy Majority Interest in Aqua Finance

Athene (ATH) and Apollo Global's (APO) pending buyout of Aqua Finance's majority interest will boost Apollo's $80 billion annual run-rate of asset origination.

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Zacks Equity Research

Here's Why Investing in First American (FAF) is a Prudent Move

First American Financial (FAF) is poised to benefit from higher net realized investment gains, strategic acquisitions and sufficient liquidity.

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Zacks Equity Research

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Cigna Corp, Hartford Financial Services, Prudential Financial, Assurant and Old Republic International Corp

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Cigna Corp, Hartford Financial Services, Prudential Financial, Assurant and Old Republic International Corp

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