126.89 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 7:53PM EST
|Bid||128.84 x 800|
|Ask||133.98 x 900|
|Day's Range||126.84 - 132.53|
|52 Week Range||91.84 - 142.61|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.49|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||21.73|
|Earnings Date||Aug 04, 2019 - Aug 08, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.52 (1.90%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Feb 20, 2020|
|1y Target Est||154.00|
The financial sector is comprised of companies that offer services broadly aimed at providing loans, insurance, and money management services for individuals and firms. Well-known companies in the sector include Citigroup Inc. (C), Bank of America Corp. (BAC), and Morgan Stanley (MS). Below, we'll examine the top three stocks in the financial sector for best value, fastest earnings growth, and most momentum.
Assurant (AIZ) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -6.64% and 4.36%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a leading global provider of lifestyle and housing solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, today reported results for the fourth quarter and full-year ended December 31, 2019.
Players in the insurance industry are likely to have gained from increase in rate hikes and effect of share buyback, partly offset by catastrophe losses.
Assurant's (AIZ) Q4 results are likely to reflect growth from strategic investments in the mobile industry and contribution from its Global Lifestyle, Housing and Preneed business lines.
Assurant (AIZ) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.
MetLife (MET) Q4 results are likely to reflect gains from premium in the United States, EMEA, and Latin America, partly offset by premium decline in Asia.
Hartford Financial's (HIG) fourth-quarter results are likely to reflect a solid performance by its Property & Casualty segment, partially offset by its Group Benefits segment.
Assurant, Inc., (NYSE: AIZ), a leading global provider of housing and lifestyle solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, announced that, for the second consecutive year, it received a score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2020 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s premier benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality.
Assurant, Inc. (NYSE:AIZ), a leading global provider of housing and lifestyle solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, announced that its Board of Directors declared dividends on its common and preferred stock as follows:
Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a leading global provider of housing and lifestyle solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, will release fourth quarter and full year 2019 financial results on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, after the market closes. The news release will be available on Assurant's website at www.assurant.com. In conjunction with the earnings release, Assurant will host a conference call the following morning, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. ET. The call will be available to the public via live audio webcast.
The fourth quarter is in the bag. Investors will soon see how S&P; 500 companies fared. Analysts are pinpointing those likely to post stellar quarterly profit growth.
Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ), a leading global provider of housing and lifestyle solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, today announced the appointment of Paul Cosgrove as president of its Canadian operations, effective immediately. Cosgrove succeeds Robert "Bob" Zanussi, who, after 16 years with Assurant, is retiring as President and CEO, Canada. Zanussi will remain with the business through January 30, 2020 to ensure a smooth transition.
The Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSE: XLE), the largest exchange traded fund dedicated to that sector, is up just 8% in 2019 with about half that gain being accrued just this month. Whether it's the December uptick in the energy sector or the group's status as a value destination, analysts are bullish on the sector heading into 2020. “At the sector level, analysts are most optimistic on the Energy (66%), Health Care (59%), and Communication Services (59%) sectors, as these three sectors have highest percentages of Buy ratings,” according to FactSet research.