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Top 5 Companies in the Life & Health Insurance Industry With the Lowest EPS Growth (GNW, UNM, AEL, AFL, MET)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Life & Health 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.

Genworth Financi ranks lowest with a EPS growth of 94.3%. Unum Group is next with a EPS growth of 123.8%. Amer Equity Invt ranks third lowest with a EPS growth of 148.9%.

Aflac Inc follows with a EPS growth of 193.7%, and Metlife Inc rounds out the bottom five with a EPS growth of 238.2%.

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