|Bid||0.00 x 1100|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||127.86 - 128.84|
|52 Week Range||111.08 - 143.41|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.99|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||13.87|
|Earnings Date||Apr 22, 2019 - Apr 26, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.08 (2.43%)|
|1y Target Est||135.06|
Bank stocks and sector-related exchange traded funds were leading the markets higher after recent filings revealed Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. jumped in on the falling bank stocks to increase his bets on financials, hinting at the possibility of further merger and acquisition activity in the space. Among the top performing non-leveraged ETFs on Friday, the Invesco KBW Bank ETF (KBWB) increased 2.3%, First Trust NASDAQ ABA Community Bank Index Fund (QABA) advanced 2.0% and SPDR S&P Bank ETF (KBE) gained 2.1%. Meanwhile, the broader Financial Select Sector SPDR (XLF) was 1.8% higher.
First American Financial (FAF) Q4 reflects growth in commercial business and rising investment income largely offset the decline in refinance transactions.
The Travelers Companies Inc operates in property and casualty insurance industry. Its operations are divided into three segments: Business Insurance, Bond & Specialty Insurance and Personal Insurance. The dividend yield of The Travelers Companies Inc stocks is 2.39%.
The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) today announced that separate fine jewelry insurance policies are now available through the Wedding Protector Plan® with coverage limits of up to $100,000. With this new offering, engaged couples can safeguard their wedding from unexpected mishaps and, at the same time, protect their wedding bands and fine jewelry. “Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular days of the year for proposals, and we’re pleased to help make it easier for couples to protect their engagement rings, wedding bands and other valuable jewelry,” said Todd Shasha, Managing Director of Personal Insurance Product Management at Travelers.
Arch Capital (ACGL) Q4 reflects solid results at Mortgage segment, partially offset by soft performance at Insurance and Reinsurance segment.
The Travelers Institute, the public policy division of The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV), today announced its series of 2019 educational forums focused on combating distracted driving, managing cyber risks, insuring autonomous vehicles and preparing for severe weather events. “We saw great engagement throughout our symposia series in 2018 and look forward to continuing to raise awareness of important social topics across the United States and Canada,” said Joan Woodward, President of the Travelers Institute and Executive Vice President of Public Policy at Travelers. The first symposium of the year will be “Disrupting Distraction,” part of the Travelers Institute® Every Second Matters℠ series.
Robust revenues and a solid performance at Global Lifestyle, Global Preneed and Corporate & Other segments considerably aid Assurant's (AIZ) Q4 results. However, higher expenses play a spoiler.
Loews (L) Q4 earnings reflect catastrophe losses at CNA Financial, weak investment results, and poor operating results at Diamond Offshore.
A favorite strategy of mine is to buy Dow "Underdogs," the stocks in the Dow Jones Industrial that have performed poorly over the last 12 months but are (hopefully) poised for rebounds in the New Year, explains Chuck Carlson, dividend expert and editor of DRIP Investor.
Hartford Financial's (HIG) Q4 benefits from core earnings in Group Benefits and Hartford Funds, partly offset by underwriting loss in property and casualty segment.
Robust revenues and premium growth at both Insurance and Reinsurance aid Markel's (MKL) Q4. However, higher expenses are a spoiler.
The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) today announced it has been selected to be the auto insurance provider for the new Lexus Complete Lease, a two-year, 20,000-mile lease program for the Lexus UX compact crossover vehicle. This full-service leasing option conveniently bundles the cost of the vehicle, auto insurance, connected services and maintenance into a single monthly payment. The auto insurance policy from Travelers includes auto liability and physical damage coverage with a $500 deductible, ensuring peace of mind and protection for Lexus Complete Lease guests.
Hartford Financial's (HIG) fourth-quarter earnings are expected to suffer due to catastrophe loss. However, strong segmental results are likely to drive premiums.
Arthur J. Gallagher (AJG) Q4 earnings reflect solid organic growth, sturdy performance across all segments and strong margin expansion.
AXIS Capital's (AXS) Q4 rides mainly on improved premiums and better investment results. However, higher expenses are a spoilsport.