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Swayta Shah

4 Stocks With Upgraded Broker Ratings for Attractive Returns

As brokers have a deeper insight into stocks, one must follow rating upgrades before investing. We select United Therapeutics (UTHR), StoneCo (STNE), Reinsurance Group of America (RGA) and United Airlines (UAL), as these have seen rating upgrades.

UALPositive Net Change UTHRPositive Net Change RGAPositive Net Change STNENegative Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Kemper (KMPR) Divests Reserve National, Focuses on Key Areas

Kemper (KMPR) divested Reserve National Insurance Company and its subsidiaries to intensify its focus on its core capabilities

MTGNegative Net Change RDNNegative Net Change KMPRNegative Net Change ALIZYNo Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Hanover Insurance (THG) OKs Dividend Hike 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.

RLINegative Net Change AIZNegative Net Change AFGPositive Net Change THGPositive Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Should You Retain Lemonade (LMND) Stock in Your Portfolio?

Lemonade (LMND) is poised to gain from growth on premium placed with third-party insurance companies , interest rates on investment balances and growth in the average policy value.

MTGNegative Net Change RDNNegative Net Change ALIZYNo Net Change LMNDNegative Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

CNO Financial (CNO) Rises 24.9% in 3 Months: More Growth Ahead?

CNO Financial's (CNO) declining costs are helping the company boost its bottom line.

MTGNegative Net Change CNOPositive Net Change XPNegative Net Change NRDSNegative Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

New Strong Sell Stocks for December 6th

CRC, AIZ and EVRI have been added to the Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) List on December 6, 2022.

AIZNegative Net Change CRCNegative Net Change EVRINegative Net Change

Sheraz Mian

Top Analyst Reports for UnitedHealth, Blackstone & Cigna

Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH), Blackstone Inc. (BX) and Cigna Corporation (CI).

BXNegative Net Change UNHPositive Net Change PCGPositive Net Change CNINegative Net Change CIPositive Net Change ABNBNegative Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

RE or MKL: Which P&C Insurance Stock is Better Placed?

Let's see how Everest Re (RE) and Markel (MKL) fare in terms of some of the key metrics.

REPositive Net Change MKLPositive Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Marsh & McLennan (MMC) Unit Buys McDonald Zaring in Washington

Marsh & McLennan's (MMC) business, Marsh, is likely to gain from the McDonald Zaring acquisition through its subsidiary Marsh McLennan Agency.

MMCPositive Net Change XPNegative Net Change SNEXNegative Net Change NRDSNegative Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Here's Why Investors Should Hold Old Republic (ORI) Stock

Higher premiums in commercial auto, financial indemnity and property coverages, presence in the commercial real estate market and a solid balance sheet should continue to support Old Republic (ORI).

MTGNegative Net Change RDNNegative Net Change ORIPositive Net Change ALIZYNo Net Change

Kevin Cook

Bull of the Day: Cboe Global Markets (CBOE)

A VIX above 20 during the bear market keeps options hedging and market data in high demand

CBOEPositive Net Change

Benjamin Rains

3 Top Market-Beating Stocks to Buy in December for More Growth

Here are three highly-ranked Zacks stocks that have crushed the market in 2022 and are poised to post strong growth in 2023 as well.

HALNegative Net Change WRBPositive Net Change VICIPositive Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Lincoln National (LNC) Strengthens Hospital Indemnity Solution

Lincoln National (LNC) integrates three benefits within the Hospital Indemnity solution to address the unexpected hospitalization expense problem of Americans.

LNCNegative Net Change MTGNegative Net Change WRBPositive Net Change RDNNegative Net Change

Tanuka De

5 Dividend-Paying Multiline Insurers for a Stable Portfolio

Multiline insurers like MetLife (MET), Prudential Financial (PRU), The Hartford Financial (HIG), MGIC Investment Corporation (MTG) and Radian Group (RDN), with an impressive dividend history, offer a breather amid volatility.

HIGPositive Net Change MTGNegative Net Change METNegative Net Change PRUNegative Net Change RDNNegative Net Change

Sweta Killa

Insurance ETF (KIE) Hits New 52-Week High

This insurance ETF hits a new 52-week high. Are more gains in store for this ETF?

KIEPositive Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

CNA or RE: Which Property & Casualty Insurer Has an Edge?

Let's see how Everest Re (RE) and CNA Financial Corporation (CNA) fare in terms of some of the key metrics.

REPositive Net Change CNAPositive Net Change

Nalak Das

Top 4 Blue-Chip Stocks to Enhance Your Portfolio in December

We have narrowed our search to four Dow stocks. These are: CAT, WMT, MRK, UNH.

CATNegative Net Change UNHPositive Net Change MRKNegative Net Change WMTNegative Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Why Should You Stay Invested in Brown and Brown (BRO) Stock

Strong performing segments, strategic buyouts to capitalize on growing markets opportunities, sturdy financial standing and effective capital deployment continue to drive Brown & Brown (BRO).

MTGNegative Net Change RDNNegative Net Change BRONegative Net Change KNSLPositive Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

American Equity (AEL) Up 15% in a Year: Will the Rally Last?

The increasing popularity of index products in the market, focus on expansion into new verticals, solid balance sheet and effective capital continue to drive American Equity (AEL).

MTGNegative Net Change RDNNegative Net Change AELPositive Net Change KNSLPositive Net Change

Derek Lewis

Higher Interest Rates? 3 Insurance Stocks to Consider

With the Fed fully committed to bringing inflation down, stocks in the financial sector, such as insurers, may see their profit margins expand in higher interest-rate environments.

AFLPositive Net Change UNMPositive Net Change RGAPositive Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Reasons Why Investors Should Retain NMI Holdings (NMIH)

NMI Holdings (NMIH) is well-poised for growth owing to the increasing size of the U.S. mortgage insurance market, expansion of customer franchise and a well-performing reinsurance market.

WRBPositive Net Change NMIHNegative Net Change KNSLPositive Net Change ROOTNegative Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Why Should You Stay Invested in Willis Towers (WTW) Stock

Segmental strength, solid capital position and favorable growth estimates make Willis Towers (WTW) stock worth retaining in one's portfolio.

MTGNegative Net Change RDNNegative Net Change EVERNegative Net Change WTWPositive Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights Procter & Gamble, Coca-Cola, The Progressive, Zoetis and Palo Alto Networks

Procter & Gamble, Coca-Cola, The Progressive, Zoetis and Palo Alto Networks are part of the Zacks top Analyst Blog.

KONegative Net Change PGPositive Net Change PGRNegative Net Change PANWNegative Net Change ZTSNegative Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Zacks.com featured highlights include Celestica, HF Sinclair, Unum Group, G-III Apparel, Sterling Infrastructure

Celestica, HF Sinclair, Unum Group, G-III Apparel, Sterling Infrastructure are part of the Zacks Screen of the Week article.

UNMPositive Net Change CLSNegative Net Change GIIIPositive Net Change STRLPositive Net Change DINONegative Net Change

Zacks Equity Research

Why Should You Stay Invested in Prudential (PRU) Stock?

huge demand for retirement benefits products, recurring premium sales, greater scale, expanded product offerings and broader distribution capabilities, cost savings and a solid capital position well poise Prudential (PRU) for growth.

MTGNegative Net Change PRUNegative Net Change RDNNegative Net Change EVERNegative Net Change