Recent

% | $
Quotes you view appear here for quick access.

National Western Life Insurance Company Message Board

you are viewing a single comment's thread.

view the rest of the posts
  • bbarberayr bbarberayr Sep 1, 2010 2:34 PM Flag

    Lawsuit

    Also, from their latest review by S&P, note the description as "very strong capital and liquidity":

    Summary: National Western Life Insurance Co.

    22-Jul-2010 00:25

    The insurer financial strength rating on National Western Life Insurance Co. (NWLIC) is based on its very strong capital and liquidity profile, strong operating performance, and strong competitive position in the international life insurance market. ...

    SortNewest  |  Oldest  |  Most Replied Expand all replies
    • I think its mainly the thinly traded nature of the stock as well... Had the good fortune of speaking with a major holder of the name and he concurred. When funds have to provide nightly or een monthly liquidity it makes things a bit more complicated. I know from personal experience, when you work for the wrong boss with the wrong investment focus, you can look very foolish in a stock like NWLI no matter how cheap.

      Thats why its such a great stock for those with an ultra-long term investment horizon..

      Long 2200

 
NWLI
239.45-0.88(-0.37%)May 22 4:00 PMEDT