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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    KIE Crossed over Its Moving Averages on November 16, Trending Up

    On November 23, shares of KIE closed at $72.38, above its 100-day, 50-day, and 20-day moving averages of $70.07, $70.06, and $71.73, respectively.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Financials

    Why Assurant Has a Positive Outlook despite a Weak 2017

    Assurant’s (AIZ) revenue fell 27% and 18% in 2016 and 9M17, respectively.

    By Amanda Lawrence
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    Financials

    Analyzing Assurant’s Dividend Yield

    Assurant’s dividend yield Assurant’s (AIZ) 48% dividend per share growth has been followed by 4% growth in 2017. Its stock price has risen 7.8% YTD (year-to-date), compared with 15% growth in 2016, which explains the recent flattening of its dividend yield curve. Whereas constant innovation has created new risks in every domain, high tax rates have been […]

    By Amanda Lawrence
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    Financials

    A Look at Assurant, Another Top Dividend Grower

    Assurant’s revenue and earnings in 2015 and 2016 Assurant’s (AIZ) revenue fell 1% and 27% in 2015 and 2016, respectively. Its US revenue rose in 2015 before falling in 2016, and its international revenue fell in both years, along with its net earned premiums, net investment income, and net realized gains on investments. Its fees and other […]

    By Amanda Lawrence
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Assurant and Nielsen Holdings Rose on October 18

    Assurant (AIZ), a global provider of risk management products and services, was one of the S&P 500’s top gainers on October 18, 2017.

    By Val Kensington
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    Financials

    Dividend Yield of Aflac

    This year marks Aflac’s (AFL) 35th successive year of dividend growth. But its operating cash flow has shown a declining trend over the years.

    By Amanda Lawrence
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Understanding PCE Inflation, the Ultimate US Rate Hike Spoiler

    According to the April 2016 meeting minutes, policymakers expect the rise of inflation to be gradual, though core inflation sped up in early 2016.

    By David Ashworth
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    Miscellaneous

    KIE Trades above Its Moving Averages: How Does SPY Compare?

    KIE is the most liquid insurance ETF available in the country and is also among the cheapest, with an expense ratio of 0.35%.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    The Effect of an Interest Rate Reversal on Insurance Companies

    Interest rates are a key performance driver for life insurance companies. They affect their margins, hedging costs, and product sales.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Miscellaneous

    Why Banks Rallied on February 12 but Could Not Offset Weekly Losses

    The S&P500 Index gained by 2% on Friday, February 12, led by gains in bank stocks. But for the week, markets closed in the red, falling by 0.7%.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    KIE Is Trending Upward after Crossing Its Moving Averages

    On November 25, 2015, KIE closed at $72.23, above its 100-day, 50-day, and 20-day moving averages of $70.07, $70.06, and $71.73, respectively.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    US Financial Sector Performance Review, Week Ended September 11

    The savings and loans subgroup performed best in XLF in the week ended September 11. It rose 2.31% in value, while the diversified financial services subgroup rose 1.17%.

    By Rebecca Keats
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    Miscellaneous

    Ace Merges with Chubb to Create Insurance Giant

    Shares of Chubb Group (CB) surged by 26.12% on July 1 on news of an acquisition by global property giant Ace (ACE).

    By Rebecca Keats
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