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Lowest EPS Growth in the Multi-line Insurance Industry Detected in Shares of Hartford Financial Services (HIG, L, HMN, AIG, AIZ)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Multi-line Insurance industry with the lowest year-over-year expected earnings per share (EPS) growth rates. The long-term growth rate is the expected annual increase in operating EPS over the next three to five years.

Hartford Financial Services ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 858.3%. Following is Loews with a EPS growth of 1,269.8%. Horace Mann Educators ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 4,201.7%.

American International follows with a EPS growth of 17,676.2%, and Assurant rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 18,765.8%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Hartford Financial Services on November 9th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $45.36. Since that recommendation, shares of Hartford Financial Services have risen 7.8%. We continue to monitor Hartford Financial Services for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): HIG L HMN AIG AIZ