by Portfolio Grader | February 19, 2014 9:00 am
This week, four insurance stocks are improving their overall ratings on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).
PartnerRe’s (PRE) grade is moving up to a B (“buy”) this week from last week’s C (“hold”). PartnerRe provides reinsurance services worldwide. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Momentum and Cash Flow, PRE also gets A’s. The stock has a dividend yield of 2.7%. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PRE stock.
This week, Fidelity National Financial, Inc. Class A (FNF) pushes up from a C to a B rating. Fidelity National Financial provides title insurance and escrow and other title-related products and services arising from the real estate closing process. The stock price has risen 7.8% over the past month, better than the 1.7% decrease the S&P 500 has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FNF stock.
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) is seeing ratings go up from a C last week to a B this week. Marsh & McLennan is a global professional services firm providing advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy and human capital. The stock’s price of $47.80 is nearing the 52-week high of $48.83. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MMC stock.
This is a strong week for Infinity Property and Casualty Corporation (IPCC). The company’s rating climbs to B from the previous week’s C. Infinity Property and Casualty provides personal automobile insurance throughout the United States. At $73.84, the share price is growing closer to the 52-week high of $75.66. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of IPCC stock.
Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader stock ranking system assesses roughly 5,000 companies every week based on a number of fundamental and quantitative measures. Stocks are given a letter grade based on their results — with A being “strong buy,” and F being “strong sell.” Explore the tool here.
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