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Progressive gaps up on Q3 earnings beat

The Progressive Corporation (PGR) is up 4.0% Tuesday morning. The company reported third-quarter earnings of $1.57 per share, easily topping the $1.18 forecast. Progressive announced that net premiums written in the quarter of $8.6 billion, up 20% and better than the $8.41 billion analysts expected.

The Progressive Corporation (PGR) is an insurance provider.

Prologis, Inc. (PLD) and Adobe Inc. (ADBE) top the list of other companies with positive news today, while BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) and Comerica Incorporated (CMA) top the list of companies with negative news.

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About Progressive Corporation (The)

Progressive Corp underwrites private and commercial auto insurance and specialty lines; it has more than 16 million policies in force and is the fourth- largest auto insurer in the United States. Progressive markets its policies through more than 35,000 independent insurance agencies in the U.S. and Canada and directly via the Internet and telephone. Its premiums are split roughly equally between the agent and the direct channel. The company recently entered homeowners' insurance through an acquisition.

  • Last Price:
    $73.08
  • Previous Close:
    $73.61
  • Change:
    $-0.53 (-0.72%)
  • Open:
    $73.55
  • Volume:
    1,060,722
  • Average Volume (100 Day):
    3,638,347
  • Market Capitalization:
    $42.7 B
  • Day's Range:
    $72.91 - $73.69
  • Dividend Yield:
    3.55%
  • 52-week Range:
    $74 - $56.71
  • P-E:
    16.70
  • EPS:
    $4.42
  • Earnings Date:
    4/16/19
  • Ex Dividend Date:
    4/4/19
  • Sector:
    Financial Services
  • Industry:
    Insurance - Property & Casualty
  • Analyst Average Recommendation:
    Moderate Buy

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