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Lowest Projected Earnings Growth in the Property & Casualty Insurance Industry Detected in Shares of Amerisafe Inc (AMSF, SNC, CNA, SAFT, CINF)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Property & Casualty Insurance industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Amerisafe Inc ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 4.7%. State National C is next with a projected earnings growth of 8.7%. Cna Finl Corp ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 17.2%.

Safety Insurance follows with a projected earnings growth of 17.7%, and Cincinnati Fin rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 20.1%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of State National C on April 5th, 2017 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $14.52. Since that recommendation, shares of State National C have risen 44.7%. We continue to monitor State National C for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): AMSF CNA SAFT CINF