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Relatively High Future Earnings Growth Detected in Shares of White Mountains in the Property & Casualty Insurance Industry (WTM, HALL, MCY, STFC, STC)

By Shiri Gupta

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

White Mountains ranks highest with a future earnings growth of 163.1%. Hallmark Finl is next with a future earnings growth of 36.4%. Mercury Gen Corp ranks third highest with a future earnings growth of 34.8%.

State Auto Finl follows with a future earnings growth of 33.6%, and Stewart Info Svc rounds out the top five with a future earnings growth of 23.1%.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Stewart Info Svc on February 10th, 2020 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $39.70. Since that call, shares of Stewart Info Svc have fallen 8.9%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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Ticker(s): WTM HALL MCY STFC STC