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Weekend Reading for Financial Planners (December 2-3) 2017

2017-12-01 kitces
Enjoy the current installment of “weekend reading for financial planners” – this week’s edition kicks off with the big news that UBS has exited the Broker Protocol, just three weeks after Morgan Stanley… but not before spiking the ball at Merrill Lynch and recruiting away several big Merrill teams as they left, which may just accelerate Merrill Lynch’s departure from the Protocol as the entire agreement unravels (to the detriment of both brokers and their clients). (13-0)

Tracking Ole Andreas Halvorsen's Viking Global Portfolio - Q3 2017 Update

2017-11-21 seekingalpha
Halvorsen's 13F portfolio value increased from $14.85B to $15.44B. The number of positions increased from 53 to 59. (1331-7)

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)

Lincoln National (LNC) Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2017-11-02 seekingalpha
Good morning and thank you for joining Lincoln Financial Group's Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all lines are in a listen-only mode. Later we will announce the opportunity for questions and instructions will be given at that time.

Will High Transactions Aid Western Union (WU) Q3 Earnings?

2017-10-31 zacks
Western Union Co. (WU - Free Report) is scheduled to report third-quarter results on Nov 2, after market close. (13-0)

Lincoln National (LNC) Earnings to Gain from Retirement Plan

2017-10-31 zacks
Lincoln National Corp. (LNC - Free Report) is scheduled to report third-quarter results on Nov 1, after market close. The company’s Retirement Plan Service segment is expected to show growth in deposits, net flows and earnings. This will be driven by higher sales growth from, product enhancements that are focused on simple and transparent pricing, improved customer service and strong retention. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for income from operation for the segment is $34. (6-0)

Will Allstate (ALL) Q3 Earnings Suffer From Weather Loss?

2017-10-30 zacks
The Allstate Corp. (ALL - Free Report) is scheduled to report third-quarter 2017 results on Nov 1, after market close. (106-0)

Insure Your Portfolio With 4 Stocks Set for Q3 Earnings Beat

2017-10-26 zacks
Third-quarter earnings season has seen 164 members of the elite S&P 500 index having reported quarterly results so far. Let’s see how the quarter is turning up for the life and non-life or property and casualty (P&C) insurance space. No doubt, the third quarter is characterized by a barrage of catastrophe events that wreaked havoc. While Harvey rocked Houston and Texas Gulf Coast, Irma ran amok in the regions across the Caribbean to Florida. (15-0)

Aon plc (AON) to Report Q3 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

2017-10-25 zacks
Aon plc (AON - Free Report) is set to report third-quarter 2017 results on Oct 27, before the market opens. (14-0)

Can Higher Revenues Drive CME Group's (CME) Q3 Earnings?

2017-10-24 zacks
CME Group Inc. (CME - Free Report) is set to report third-quarter earnings on Oct 26 before the market opens. The company delivered a positive earnings surprise in the last two quarters. Let’s see what it has in store for this yet-to-be reported quarter. CME Group’s top line has likely improved owing to higher clearing and transaction fees. The company’s efforts to ramp up organic market data growth will add to the top line. (55-0)

Principal Financial (PFG) Q3 Earnings: Is a Beat in Store?

2017-10-24 zacks
Principal Financial Group, Inc. (PFG - Free Report) is set to report third-quarter 2017 results on Oct 26, after the market closes. The company delivered a positive earnings surprise in the last two quarters. Let’s see what it has in store for this soon-to-be reported quarter. Given a gradually improving interest rate environment, the investment income, indicating a major component to the top line, has likely improved. (15-0)

Arthur J. Gallagher (AJG) Q3 Earnings: Rising Costs to Hurt?

2017-10-24 zacks
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG - Free Report) is slated to report third-quarter 2017 results on Oct 26, after the market closes. Last quarter, the company delivered a positive earnings surprise of 0.98%. Let’s see how things are shaping up for this announcement. Factors to be Considered This Quarter Arthur J. Gallagher is likely to witness a noticeable rise in expenses, primarily due to higher compensation and operating expenses. (75-0)