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Ambac Financial has the Lowest P/E Ratio in the Property & Casualty Insurance Industry (AMBC, UVE, AGO, ACGL, EIG)

By James Quinn

Below are the three companies in the Property & Casualty Insurance industry with the lowest price to earnings (P/E) ratios. P/E is an important valuation tool when comparing companies in the same industry. A higher P/E ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of net income, so the stock is more expensive compared to one with a lower P/E ratio.

Ambac Financial ranks lowest with a a P/E ratio of 7.34. Following is Universal Insura with a a P/E ratio of 7.92. Assured Guaranty ranks third lowest with a a P/E ratio of 9.79.

Arch Capital Grp follows with a a P/E ratio of 10.07, and Employers Holdin rounds out the bottom five with a a P/E ratio of 11.69.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Ambac Financial on June 19th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $16.47. Since that recommendation, shares of Ambac Financial have risen 20.4%. We continue to monitor Ambac Financial for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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