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Why Is Torchmark (TMK) Up 1.6% Since the Last Earnings Report?

2h zacks
A month has gone by since the last earnings report for Torchmark Corporation (TMK - Free Report) . Shares have added about 1.6% in that time frame, outperforming the market. (3-0)

Here's Why You Should Buy Reinsurance Group (RGA) for Now

2017-11-23 zacks
Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA - Free Report) remains well poised for growth, banking on changing life reinsurance pricing environment and expanding business in the pension risk transfer market. The Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) life insurer holds immense potential owing to a few good growth drivers. Growth Projections: The stock has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for current-year earnings per share being pegged at $11. (48-0)

Tracking Tweedy Browne Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

2017-11-20 seekingalpha
The largest five individual stock positions are Cisco Systems, Berkshire Hathaway, Baidu Inc., Johnson & Johnson, and Alphabet, and they account for ~44% of the portfolio. (558-0)

Tracking Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

2017-11-15 seekingalpha
Berkshire Hathaway increased Apple, Monsanto, and Synchrony Financial while reducing International Business Machines and Charter Communications. (573-4)

Manulife (MFC) Q3 Earnings Grow Y/Y, Asia Business Strong

2017-11-10 zacks
Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC - Free Report) reported third-quarter 2017 core earnings of $0.9 billion (C$1.1 billion), up 9% year over year. The quarter witnessed double-digit core earnings and new business value growth in Asia and emerges as the 31st straight quarter of positive net flows in global Wealth and Asset Management business. (12-0)

Primerica (PRI) Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss Estimates in Q3

2017-11-08 zacks
Primerica, Inc. (PRI - Free Report) reported third-quarter 2017 operating income of $1.46 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.37 by nearly 6.6%. Also, the bottom line improved 19% year over year. The quarter witnessed solid results at both Term Life Insurance and Investment and Savings Products. Share buybacks too offered an additional upside to the bottom line. (36-0)

Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Torchmark’s Q3 Bottom-line Outshined Forecasts

2017-11-06 accesswire
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / November 6, 2017 / Pro-Trader Daily has just published a free post-earnings coverage on Torchmark Corp. (NYSE: TMK), which can be viewed by registering at, following the Company's disclosure of its financial results on October 24, 2017, for the third quarter fiscal 2017 (Q3 FY17). The McKinney, Texas-based Company's quarterly EPS from continuing operations grew 7% y-o-y, outperforming market consensus estimates. (17-0)

Torchmark's (TMK) CEO Gary Coleman on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2017-10-25 seekingalpha
Good day. And welcome to the Torchmark Corporation Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded. For opening remarks and introductions, I would like to turn the conference over to Mike Majors, VP, Investor Relations. Please go ahead.

Key Predictions for Q3 Earnings Reports of TMK, XL, WRB

2017-10-23 zacks
The third-quarter earnings season is gaining pace with 17.4% members of the elite S&P 500 Index having reported solid quarterly numbers so far.  The Finance sector (one of the 16 Zacks sectors) has delivered a strong performance till now. About 50.7% of the sector’s market cap in the S&P 500 index that have reported results so far shows 7.8% earnings growth on 3.3% increase in revenues, both on a year-over-year basis. (3-0)

Will Catastrophe Losses Impact Travelers' (TRV) Q3 Earnings?

2017-10-17 zacks
The Travelers Companies, Inc. (TRV - Free Report) is slated to report third-quarter 2017 results on Oct 19, before the market opens. Last quarter, the company delivered a negative earnings surprise of 7.25%. Let’s see how things are shaping up for this announcement. We expect a high level of losses arising from catastrophic events like Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and Mexico earthquakes. These calamities are likely to leave a significant impact on the underwriting results of the company, which in turn is anticipated to weigh heavily on the property and casualty (P&C) insurer’s overall performance. (16-0)

Is a Beat in the Cards for Progressive (PGR) in Q3 Earnings?

2017-10-16 zacks
We expect Progressive Corporation (PGR - Free Report) to surpass expectations in third-quarter 2017 results before the opening bell on Oct 17. Why a Likely Positive Surprise? Our proven model shows that Progressive has the right combination of two key ingredients to beat estimates. Zacks ESP: Progressive has an Earnings ESP of +2.14%. This is because the Most Accurate estimate of 41 cents per share is pegged higher than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 40 cents. (84-0)

Torchmark Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release And Conference Call

2017-10-04 prnewswire
MCKINNEY, Texas, Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Torchmark Corporation (NYSE: TMK) will release Third Quarter 2017 earnings after the market closes on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.  At that time a copy of the Company's Q3-2017 earnings press release and any other financial and statistical information about the quarter will be available on the Company's website at on the Investors page. (2-0)

Manulife Financial Offers Debentures Worth C$750 Million

2017-08-16 zacks
Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC - Free Report) has offered $588.5 million (C$750 million) of 3.049% fixed or floating subordinated debentures that are scheduled to mature on Aug 20, 2029. The offering is anticipated to be completed by Aug 18, 2017. The debentures will bear a fixed interest rate of 3.0% till Aug 20, 2024 and thereafter a rate of 1.1% for the three months at Canadian dollar offer rate.

Tracking Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio - Q2 2017 Update

2017-08-15 seekingalpha
Berkshire Hathaway increased Bank of New York Mellon, General Motors, and Liberty Sirius XM, while reducing International Business Machines.

Tracking Tweedy Browne Portfolio - Q2 2017 Update

2017-08-13 seekingalpha
The largest five individual stock positions are Cisco Systems, Berkshire Hathaway, Johnson & Johnson, Baidu, and Alphabet, and they account for ~43% of the portfolio.