|Day's Range||53.81 - 54.20|
|52 Week Range||38.92 - 54.20|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||21.94|
|Dividend & Yield||0.92 (1.71%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Hartford Financial's (HIG) second-quarter earnings are likely to be influenced by solid performance across all its segments. Nevertheless, higher auto loss raises concerns.
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U.S. homebuilding surged to a four-month high in June, but construction activity remains constrained by rising lumber prices and labor and land shortages. June's better-than-expected increase in housing starts ended three straight months of declines, offering hope that investment in homebuilding was only a modest drag on economic growth in the second quarter. Housing starts jumped 8.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.22 million units, the highest level since February, as both single-family and multi-family construction rebounded after a recent slump, the Commerce Department said on Wednesday.