Stock Research Monitor: HIG, VR, and AFSI
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / July 16, 2018 / If you want a free Stock Review on AIG sign up now at www.wallstequities.com/registration. For today, WallStEquities.com observes The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc. (NYSE: HIG), Validus Holdings Ltd (NYSE: VR), American International Group Inc. (NYSE: AIG), and AmTrust Financial Services Inc. (NASDAQ: AFSI). Companies in the Property and Casualty Insurance industry sell property insurance (insurance on homes, cars, and businesses) and casualty insurance (liability insurance). These companies make money by collecting premiums for the policies that they issue and investing those premiums in the market. All you have to do is sign up today for this free limited time offer by clicking the link below.
Hartford Financial Services Group
Hartford, Connecticut headquartered The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc.'s stock finished last Friday's trading session flat at $52.53. A total volume of 689,772 shares was traded. The Company's shares have gained 1.66% over the previous three months. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average by 0.01%. Additionally, shares of the Company, which through its subsidiaries, provides insurance and financial services to individual and business customers in the US, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 52.50. Get the full research report on HIG for free by clicking below at:
Shares in Pembroke, Bermuda-based Validus Holdings Ltd ended at $67.59, down slightly by 0.13% from the last trading session. The stock recorded a trading volume of 509,433 shares. The Company's shares have advanced 0.13% over the previous three months and 29.81% over the past year. The stock is trading 12.49% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Validus Holdings, which provides reinsurance coverage, insurance coverage, and insurance linked securities management services worldwide, have an RSI of 41.40.
On June 28th, 2018, Validus Specialty Underwriting Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Validus Holdings, announced the appointment of Bob Eells as Senior Vice President and COO of Validus Specialty, Western World and Crop Risk Services. Mr. Eells will report to CEO Jonathan Ritz and be a member of the organization's leadership team. VR's complimentary research coverage is a few simple steps away at:
American International Group
On Friday, shares in New York headquartered American International Group Inc. recorded a trading volume of 2.73 million shares. The stock declined slightly by 0.11%, closing the day at $54.24. The Company's shares have gained 1.21% over the previous three months. The stock is trading 0.47% above its 50-day moving average. Additionally, shares of the Company, which provides insurance products for commercial, institutional, and individual customers primarily in the US, Europe, and Japan, have an RSI of 50.41.
On June 26th, 2018, AIG Life & Retirement, a division of American International Group ("AIG"), announced the appointment of Adam Winslow as CEO, International. Mr. Winslow is currently CEO of AIG Life Limited (UK), where he has led the business since its acquisition by AIG in 2015. Register for your free research report on AIG at:
AmTrust Financial Services
New York-based At the close of trading on Friday, shares in AmTrust Financial Services Inc. recorded a trading volume of 670,475 shares. The stock finished the session 0.27% lower at $14.54. The Company's shares have gained 16.04% in the previous three months. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 3.77% and 15.86%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of the Company, which provides property and casualty insurance in the US and internationally, have an RSI of 60.49.
On July 03rd, 2018, AmTrust Financial Services ("AFSI") announced that A.M. Best has removed the former's rating from under review with negative implications, and assigned AFSI's insurance subsidiaries a Financial Strength Rating of "A-" (Excellent) with a Stable outlook. In its press release announcing the rating action, A.M. Best noted AFSI's balance sheet strength, which it categorizes as "very strong". Wall St. Equities' downloadable research report on AFSI available at:
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