|Bid||49.45 x 800|
|Ask||55.05 x 900|
|Day's Range||49.71 - 50.44|
|52 Week Range||42.28 - 51.30|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.76|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||13.72|
|Earnings Date||Apr 26, 2020 - Apr 30, 2020|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.48 (2.95%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Feb 20, 2020|
|1y Target Est||53.50|
CNA Financial (CNA) shares have started gaining and might continue moving higher in the near term, as indicated by solid earnings estimate revisions.
Centrica shares plunged over 16% in London, its worst one-day percentage decline since July 30. The U.K. electricity and gas provider said 2020 adjusted operating cash flow is likely to fall to the bottom end of a range of £1.6 billion to £1.8 billion if current commodity prices are maintained, after it fell 18% to £1.83 billion in 2019. Its adjusted operating profit last year fell 35% to £901 million, after a tariff cap in the U.K. and falling natural-gas prices.
CNA today announced the appointment of Daniel Franzetti as Executive Vice President of Worldwide Claim, effective April 6, 2020. In this role, Franzetti will be responsible for the company's global claim strategies and operations, and he will report to Dino E. Robusto, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, CNA.
Loews Corporation (NYSE: L) announced today the declaration of the Company's quarterly dividend of $0.0625 per share of Common Stock, payable March 10, 2020 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on February 26, 2020.
CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE: CNA) today announced fourth quarter 2019 net income of $273 million, or $1.00 per share, and core income of $265 million, or $0.97 per share. Net income for the full year 2019 was $1.0 billion, or $3.67 per share, and core income was $979 million, or $3.59 per share. Property & Casualty Operations combined ratio for the fourth quarter was 95.6% and the underlying combined ratio was 94.9%. Net investment income, after tax, was $443 million for the fourth quarter of 2019, including $56 million from limited partnership and common stock investments.
Loews Corporation (NYSE: L) today reported net income for the year ended December 31, 2019 of $932 million, or $3.07 per share, compared to $636 million, or $1.99 per share, in 2018. For the three months ended December 31, 2019, Loews reported net income of $217 million, or $0.73 per share, compared to a net loss of $165 million, or $0.53 per share, in the prior year period.
CNA Financial (CNA) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.
CNA Financial (CNA) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.
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CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE: CNA) will report fourth quarter 2019 results before the market opens on Monday, February 10, 2020. The news release, earnings presentation and financial supplement will be available on CNA's website at www.cna.com. A conference call for investors and analysts is scheduled for 10 a.m. ET and will be hosted by Dino E. Robusto, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of CNA Financial Corporation.
Loews Corporation (NYSE: L) will report fourth quarter 2019 financial results on Monday, February 10, 2019. The conference call for investors will begin at 11:00 a.m. ET and will be hosted by the Company's chief executive officer, James S. Tisch, and chief financial officer, David B. Edelson.
CNA Financial (CNA) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.