A multibillion-dollar hedge fund thinks auto insurance is a dying industry One Fool disagrees.
Driverless cars, while an alluring idea, aren't likely to benefit investors anytime soon
In the latest look at the underlying components of the S&P 500 ordered by largest market capitalization, Progressive Corp. has taken over the #238 spot from Public Service Enterprise Group Inc.
Progressive Corporation was a leading decliner within the insurance industry, falling $0.45 (-1.6%) to $27.45 on average volume
Dangerous advertising stunts and Jake the State Farm agent.
The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 11/15/2013 settlement date, and we here at Dividend Channel like to sift through this fresh data and order the underlying components of the S&P 500 by "days to cover." There are a number of ways to look at short data, for example the total number of shares short; but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded. The number of shares short is then compared to the average daily volume, in order to calculate the total number of trading days it would take to close out all of the open short positions if every share traded represented a short position being closed.
MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio - November 25, 2013 - You might know to be careful on the road on New Year's Eve, St. Patrick's Day and July 4th. However, new data from Progressive Insurance suggests there's another ...
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MAYFIELD VILLAGE, OHIO -- November 25, 2013 -- The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) announced the election of Glenn M. Renwick as Chairman of the Company's Board of Directors following the death of the ...
Progressive Corp. Chairman Peter B. Lewis, the billionaire who turned a company founded by his father into one of the biggest U.S. auto insurers and later pushed to legalize marijuana, has died. He was ...
Mr. Lewis turned the small insurance firm co-founded by his father into one of the nation’s largest auto insurance companies by insuring high-risk drivers and high-end sports cars.