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Progressive

$71.63

-0.28 (-0.39%)

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Progressive reports October EPS (6c) vs. 27c last year

Reports October net premiums written up 18% to $3.25B vs. $2.76B last year. Reports October net premiums earned up 20% to $3.11B vs. $2.59B last year.

PGR Progressive
$71.63

-0.28 (-0.39%)

09/19/18
UBSW
09/19/18
NO CHANGE
Target $78
UBSW
Buy
Progressive price target raised to $78 from $70 at UBS
UBS analyst Brian Meredith raised his price target on Progressive to $78 from $70 as he believes top-line growth will remain in double digits as the company takes market share due to its bundled products and premium retention improvement. He also expects net income to grow double digits, which would offset some of the expected deterioration in personal auto margins. Meredith reiterated his Buy rating on Progressive shares.
09/26/18
MKMP
09/26/18
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Target $85
MKMP
Buy
Progressive price target raised to $85 from $80 at MKM Partners
MKM Partners analyst Harry Fong raised his price target on Progressive to $85 and kept his Buy rating, citing the 55% increase in its advertising spending disclosed in the company's latest 10-Q filing. The analyst states that this is the biggest increase in advertising since the late 1990's, and contends that the higher rate of spending reflects the management's expectations of Progressive's stronger revenue growth to continue. Fong further notes that competing through higher advertising is preferable for auto insurers over cutting rates since it is "much easier to stop spending the marginal advertising dollar when results are not as expected".
11/07/18
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Progressive upgraded to Overweight from Equal Weight at Morgan Stanley
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Target $84

Overweight
Progressive upgraded to Overweight with $84 price target at Morgan Stanley
As previously reported, Morgan Stanley analyst Kai Pan upgraded Progressive to Overweight from Equal Weight, stating that "history shows Progressive wins in a hard market," adding that he believes its superior pricing segmentation and mix shift toward bundled customers should enable it to maintain or widen its margin gap versus peers during a tougher period for the industry. Additionally, he sees potential for a further 80bps increase in portfolio yield, driving about 75% investment income growth by 2020, which Pan believes is underappreciated by the market. He raised his price target on Progressive shares to $84 from $68.

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