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Progressive (PGR) Q3 Earnings Top Estimates on Solid Revenues

2018-10-16 zacks
The Progressive Corporation’s (PGR - Free Report) third-quarter 2018 operating earnings per share of $1.32 beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.14. The bottom line skyrocketed about 178% year over year.
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Should First Trust Capital Strength ETF (FTCS) Be on Your Investing Radar?

2018-10-16 zacks - 1
Looking for broad exposure to the Large Cap Blend segment of the US equity market? You should consider the First Trust Capital Strength ETF (FTCS - Free Report) , a passively managed exchange traded fund launched on 07/06/2006.
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Will Higher Premiums Aid Progressive's (PGR) Q3 Earnings?

2018-10-12 zacks
The Progressive Corporation (PGR - Free Report) is slated to report third-quarter 2018 results on Oct 16 before market open. The company has a solid track of delivering a positive surprise in each of the last four quarters. Factors to be Considered in Q3 Progressive is expected to have witnessed another quarter of sturdy policies in force across all its business lines, driving premiums higher. This coupled with improved investment income (attributable to sustained rate hikes) and higher service revenues and fees as well as other revenues should have fueled top-line improvement in the to be reported quarter.
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Zacks.com featured highlights include: Marcus, Dick's, Progressive, Matson and Tractor Supply

2018-10-11 zacks
Chicago, IL – October 11, 2018 - Stocks in this week’s article are The Marcus Corp. (MCS - Free Report) , Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS - Free Report) , The Progressive Corp. (PGR - Free Report) , Matson Inc. (MATX - Free Report) and Tractor Supply Co. (TSCO - Free Report) .
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Here's Why You Should Add Progressive (PGR) to Your Portfolio

2018-10-10 zacks
Estimates for The Progressive Corporation (PGR - Free Report) have been revised upward over the past seven days, reflecting analysts’ confidence in the stock before earnings. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for 2018 earnings moved 1.3% north to $4.69 in the said timeframe. This leading auto insurer sports a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) and has an impressive VGM Score of A. Back-tested results have shown that stocks with a favorable VGM Score of A or B coupled with a solid Zacks Rank #1 or 2 (Buy) offer the best investment opportunity.
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Progressive (PGR) Q3 Earnings Preview: What's Shaping Up?

2018-10-09 zacks
Progressive (PGR - Free Report) is expected to deliver a year-over-year increase in earnings on higher revenues when it reports results for the quarter ended September 2018. This widely-known consensus outlook gives a good sense of the company's earnings picture, but how the actual results compare to these estimates is a powerful factor that could impact its near-term stock price.
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Top 5 ROE Stocks to Buy as Markets Brace for Q3 Earnings

2018-10-08 zacks
The U.S. equity markets remained highly volatile over the past week as yields from the treasury bonds inched up with solid macroeconomic fundamentals. Per the latest jobs report, unemployment rate declined to a 49-year low of 3.7%, fuelling speculations of a likely Fed hike later this year and up to four times in 2019. With the earnings season set to gradually pick up pace in the forthcoming weeks, the markets are anticipated to witness another round of volatility owing to lesser-than-expected performance from the banking sector.
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The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: United Insurance Holdings, Progressive, James River Group Holdings and American Equity Investment Life Holding

2018-10-08 zacks
Chicago, IL – October 8, 2018 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include United Insurance Holdings Corp. (UIHC - Free Report) , The Progressive Corp. (PGR - Free Report) , James River Group Holdings, Ltd.
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3 Solid Insurance Stocks Poised for Robust Returns in Q4

2018-10-05 zacks
Given a substantial improvement in the economy, backed by rising interest rates, a growing gross domestic product (GDP) and lower tax incidence, the insurance industry has so far been exhibiting a significantly favorable performance. We expect this momentum to continue in the fourth quarter based on the aforementioned factors, which will enable insurers to focus on bolstering their bottom line as well as boosting top-line growth.
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Financials And Real Estate Dashboard - Update

2018-10-04 seekingalpha
This article series provides a monthly dashboard of industries in each sector of the GICS classification. It compares valuation and quality factors relative to their historical averages.
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6 Insurers to Hit High Notes in Q3 on Several Positives

2018-10-04 zacks
The Finance sector is set to kick off its earnings season next week with major banks reporting quarterly results. Per the Earnings Outlook, Finance is one of those 10 Zacks sectors that are set to deliver double-digit earnings growth. Earnings for the sector are expected to increase 29.5% on 3.2% higher revenues. An improving rate environment and tax cuts should continue to drive the sector’s performance.
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Tracking How Far They Fell: September Industrial And Financial Edition

2018-10-03 seekingalpha
In January, I began publishing articles that examined how far several large-cap industrial stocks might fall during a bear market, and I suggested some alternative investments.
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Progressive (PGR) Hits 52-Week High, Can the Run Continue?

2018-10-02 zacks
Have you been paying attention to shares of The Progressive (PGR - Free Report) ? Shares have been on the move with the stock up 4.7% over the past month. The stock hit a new 52-week high of $71.77 in the previous session. The Progressive has gained 25.5% since the start of the year compared to the -2% move for the Zacks Finance sector and the 6.5% return for the Zacks Insurance - Property and Casualty industry.
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Is The Progressive (PGR) Stock Outpacing Its Finance Peers This Year?

2018-10-02 zacks
Investors focused on the Finance space have likely heard of The Progressive (PGR - Free Report) , but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? Let's take a closer look at the stock's year-to-date performance to find out.
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