Protective Life (PL) - FREE Research Report

Adams D Scott who is Sr Vp, Chief Human Resources at Protective Life sold 1,000 shares at $42.61 on Sept. 9, 2013. Following this transaction, the Sr Vp, Chief Human Resources owned 44,013 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 2.22% with the 1,000 share transaction.

Temple Michael Gus who is EVP, Chief Risk Ofc. at Protective Life bought 2,500 shares at $42.87 on Sept. 9, 2013. Following this transaction, the EVP, Chief Risk Ofc. owned 12,490 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 25.03% with the 2,500 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $43.82, up $0.95, or 2.17% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Protective Life go as follows:

  • 24-Week # shares sold: 23,500

The average volume for Protective Life has been 416,400 shares per day over the past 30 days. Protective Life has a market cap of $3.3 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 50.94% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.

Protective Life Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial services primarily in the United States. The company engages in the production, distribution, and administration of insurance and retirement products. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.88%. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.2. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Protective Life a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Protective Life as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, increase in net income, attractive valuation levels and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Protective Life Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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