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Can The Uptrend Continue for Kemper (KMPR)?

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Northern Trust (NTRS) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Investors certainly have to be happy with Kemper Corporation KMPR and its short term performance. After all, the stock has jumped by 20% in the past 4 weeks, and it is also above its 20 Day Simple Moving Average as well. This is certainly a good trend, but investors are probably asking themselves, can this positive trend continue for KMPR?

While we can never know for sure, it is pretty encouraging that estimates for KMPR have moved higher in the past few weeks, meaning that analyst sentiment is moving in the right way. Plus, the stock actually has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), so the recent move higher for this spotlighted company may definitely continue over the next few weeks. You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank stocks here.

 

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