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Kemper Corp is Among the Companies in the Multi-line Insurance Industry With the Highest Forward P/E Ratio (KMPR, HMN, L, AIZ, AFG)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Multi-line Insurance industry with the highest forward price to earnings (P/E) ratios. Forward P/E uses estimated earnings to compare relative value among companies in the same industry. Generally, the lower the forward P/E, the more undervalued a company is believed to be.

Kemper Corp ranks highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 18.19. Horace Mann Educ is next with a a forward P/E ratio of 14.94. Loews Corp ranks third highest with a a forward P/E ratio of 12.64.

Assurant Inc follows with a a forward P/E ratio of 11.34, and Amer Finl Group rounds out the top five with a a forward P/E ratio of 11.31.

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Ticker(s): KMPR HMN L AIZ AFG