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Genworth Financial has the Lowest PEG Ratio in the Multi-line Insurance Industry (GNW, HIG, AIG, AIZ, AFG)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Multi-line Insurance industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Genworth Financial ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.81. Following is Hartford Financial Services with a a PEG ratio of 1.26. American International ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 1.46.

Assurant follows with a a PEG ratio of 1.46, and American Financial rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 2.49.

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