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Unum Group is Among the Companies in the Life & Health Insurance Industry with the Best Relative Performance (UNM , MET , AFL , PRU , CNO )

By James Quinn

We looked at the Life & Health Insurance industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Unum Group (NYSE:UNM ) ranks first with a gain of 0.97%; Metlife Inc (NYSE:MET ) ranks second with a gain of 0.86%; and Aflac Inc (NYSE:AFL ) ranks third with a gain of 0.69%.

Prudentl Finl (NYSE:PRU ) follows with a gain of 0.63% and Cno Financial Gr (NYSE:CNO ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 0.50%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Unum Group on March 2nd, 2018 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $48.53. Since that call, shares of Unum Group have fallen 21.5%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

Keywords: relative performance unum group metlife inc aflac inc prudentl finl cno financial gr

Ticker(s): UNM MET AFL PRU CNO