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Zacks Equity Research

Progressive (PGR) to Report Q4 Earnings: Is a Beat in Store?

Progressive's (PGR) fourth quarter performance is likely to benefit from improving premiums and solid insurance in force across all business lines.

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Zacks Equity Research

MGIC Investment (MTG) Q4 Earnings Beat, Revenues Up Y/Y

MGIC Investment (MTG) Q4 results reflect lower credit losses, improved net premiums earned, and impact of lower tax and share buybacks.

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Zacks Equity Research

NMI Holdings Inc (NMIH) March Higher, Can It Continue?

As of late, it has definitely been a great time to be an investor in NMI Holdings Inc.

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Zacks Equity Research

Brown & Brown's Unit to Fortify Wholesale Brokerage Services

Brown & Brown (BRO) arm buys all the assets of Izzo Insurance, which is likely to boost its wholesale brokerage operations and add value to its service portfolio.

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Zacks Equity Research

Will Solid Premiums Push Up Travelers (TRV) in Q4 Earnings?

Strong growth across businesses, improved combined ratio along with higher premiums and better investment results are likely to aid Travelers (TRV) in Q4. But cat loss exposure might be a spoilsport.

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Supriyo Bose

5 ROE Stocks to Profit Amid Record Partial Federal Shutdown

ROE helps investors distinguish profit-generating companies from profit burners and is useful in determining the financial health of a company.

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Zacks Equity Research

Zacks.com featured highlights include: Humana, Darden, Sherwin-Williams, United Continental and Spirit Airlines

Zacks.com featured highlights include: Humana, Darden, Sherwin-Williams, United Continental and Spirit Airlines

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Zacks Equity Research

Multiline Insurance Stocks Outlook: Prospects Look Promising

Strengthening of economy, improving rate environment, and adoption of technologies keep the momentum alive for multiline insurers.

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Zacks Equity Research

Hanover Estimates Cat Loss to Affect Q4 Results by $50M

Hanover's (THG) catastrophe loss represents 4.6% of net premiums earned in fourth quarter inducing combined ratio between 97.4% and 97.8%.

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Zacks Equity Research

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Intuitive Surgical, Illumina, HCA, Elanco Animal and Humana

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Intuitive Surgical, Illumina, HCA, Elanco Animal and Humana

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Urmimala Biswas

Amazon Fear Grips Retail Pharmacy Space, Alliances Continue

While Amazon is figuring out ways to expand in the multibillion dollar pharmacy industry, Walgreens and other industry players are ready to counter competition.

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Mark Vickery

PPI Joins Q4 Reports for JPM, WFC & More; Big Day for Data

Currently, Q4 earnings season is heating up in earnest, with two top Wall Street banks and two other sector leaders bringing results ahead of the opening bell.

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Zacks Equity Research

Kemper (KMPR) Expects $25-$30M Cat Loss in Q4, Pays Down Loan

Kemper's (KMPR) fourth quarter cat loss of $25-$30 million form California wildfire will be offset by reinsurance recoveries of $30-$35 million.

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Zacks Equity Research

HCI Group's (HCI) Healthy Premiums Keep Growth Trend Alive

Steady premium growth, improved investment results and a sturdy capital position help HCI Group (HCI) buoy investors' hopes.

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Tirthankar Chakraborty

New Strong Buy Stocks for January 15th

Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List for Tuesday

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Benjamin Rains

Explosive Stocks Under $10

We are starting off 2019's Screen of the Week articles by searching for "cheap" stocks that look poised to surge.

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Zacks Equity Research

Athene Holding's (ATH) Scalable Platform Firmly Fuels Growth

Highly scalable platform, strategic inorganic capabilities and a solid capital position aid Athene Holding (ATH) to retain investor confidence in the stock.

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Zacks Equity Research

Here's Why You Should Add Assurant (AIZ) to Your Portfolio

Assurant (AIZ) rides on operational excellence and promises better rewards for investors.

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Zacks Equity Research

Argo Group Gains 26% in a Year: Will the Rally Continue?

Shares of Argo Group International (ARGO) is expected to continue the bull run backed by solid fundamentals and initiatives to ramp up growth.

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Zacks Equity Research

Arch Capital (ACGL) Expects $110-$130M Catastrophe Loss in Q4

Arch Capital's (ACGL) expected cat loss of $110-$130 million from California wildfires and Hurricane Michael will likely induce deterioration in combined ratio in the fourth quarter of 2018.

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Zacks Equity Research

Arthur J. Gallagher Boosts Portfolio With a Couple of Buyouts

Arthur J. Gallagher's (AJG) impressive growth story is backed by both organic sales and acquisition and mergers, supported by solid capital level.

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Zacks Equity Research

4 Insurers Set for Q4 Earnings Beat on Multiple Tailwinds

We zero in on four insurance stocks that are poised to exceed expectations in Q4 despite California wildfires weighing on underwriting profitability.

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Zacks Equity Research

CNO Financial's Subsidiaries Get Ratings From A.M. Best

CNO Financial's (CNO) arms receive rating actions from A.M. Best. Outlook is stable.

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Zacks Equity Research

NMIH Holdings' (NMIH) Reliance on Robust Premiums is a Boon

Higher premiums, growing insurance in-force portfolio and a solid liquidity profile nudge up NMIH Holdings (NMIH) to retain yield-seeking investors' faith.

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Zacks Equity Research

New Strong Sell Stocks for January 10th

Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) List today:

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