Shares of Progressive Corporation (The) (PGR) traded 0.03 points or 0.07% higher at $40.19.The total intraday money flow for the shares came in at a disappointing $(-1.58) million. The total upticks amounted to $5.47 million and the total downticks were approximately $7.06 million, with the up/down ratio of 0.78. On a different note, the shares have seen 1.64% price change during the week.In a block trade which occurred during the day, the stock had an inflow of $2.01 million in upticks and an outflow of $3.82 million in downticks. The up/down ratio for the block was found to be 0.53. The net money flow for the block transaction was $(-1.8) million.
Based on the Stock Research reports from financial advisors, there are 2 Analysts recommending as a Strong Buy, and 1 Analysts recommending as a Moderate Buy. Investors should also note that 7 Stock brokerage firms are recommending to Hold the stock for short term. There are 2 Analysts recommending as a Strong Sell. Progressive Corporation (The) (NYSE:PGR) witnessed a decline in the market cap on Thursday as its shares dropped 0.32% or 0.13 points. After the session commenced at $40.12, the stock reached the higher end at $40.32 while it hit a low of $39.995. With the volume soaring to 2,148,086 shares, the last trade was called at $40.03. The company has a 52-week high of $40.32. The company has a market cap of $23,250 million and there are 580,803,030 shares in outstanding. The 52-week low of the share price is $30.54.
Progressive Corporation (The) has a Price to Earnings ratio of 23.04 for the trailing twelve month period. The price to book ratio of the company for the most recent quarter is 2.84. For the Most Recent Fiscal Year, Progressive Corporation (The) has a price to cash ratio of 15.74. For the Trailing twelve month period, company showed a Net Profit Margin of 4.4% and Return on Equity of the stock is 12.59%. According to the corporate earnings calendar, Progressive Corporation (The) will release next earnings on Apr 13, 2017 with an estimated EPS consensus of $0.61. Based on the consensus of stock financial advisors the stock has a price target of $35.38. Current year estimate on EPS consensus is $2.16. The Estimated EPS rate for Long term growth is $9. For Dividend Investing Stock Market Traders Progressive Corporation (The) has a Dividend Yield of 1.7% with an Annual Dividend of $0.68. It has a Payout Ratio of 0.53 and the change in Dividend payout ratio is 0.2.
Progressive Corp. is an auto insurance company and a writer of auto insurance through independent agents. Progressive is committed to providing independent agents with a financially strong company that offers competitive products designed specifically for the agency business; a strong national brand that drives consumers to independent agents offices; 24-hour, in-person services for them and their customers; and continued innovations in technology. (Company Press Release)