TMCNet:  Lowest PEG Ratio in the Insurance Brokers Industry Detected in Shares of National Financial Partners (NFP, WSH, AON, MMC, BRO)

[March 20, 2013]

Lowest PEG Ratio in the Insurance Brokers Industry Detected in Shares of National Financial Partners (NFP, WSH, AON, MMC, BRO)

Mar 20, 2013 (SmarTrend(R) News Watch via COMTEX) -- Below are the three companies in the Insurance Brokers industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.


National Financial Partners ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.98. Following is Willis Group with a a PEG ratio of 1.17. AON ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 1.26.

Marsh & McLennan follows with a a PEG ratio of 1.29, and Brown & Brown rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 1.71.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of National Financial Partners on December 20th, 2012 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $17.90. Since that recommendation, shares of National Financial Partners have risen 24.9%. We continue to monitor National Financial Partners for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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