Hartford Financial's (HIG) fourth-quarter results indicate reduced excess mortality losses and improved earned premiums, partly offset by significant catastrophe losses from Winter Storm Elliott.
It's been a challenging year in the stock market, but you wouldn't know it by looking at Progressive's (NYSE: PGR) stock performance. Since the beginning of 2022, its stock has gained 30%, far outperforming the S&P 500, which is down 12.3% in that same period. Progressive's outperformance comes down to a couple of factors.
RenaissanceRe's (RNR) fourth-quarter results reflect growing net premiums earned within the Property as well as Casualty and Specialty segments.