Chubb Corp


  • Chubb beats 1Q profit forecasts Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 4:16 PM ET

    WARREN, N.J. _ Chubb Corp. on Thursday reported first-quarter net income of $375 million. The average estimate of 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.54 per share. Chubb shares have declined 3.5 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has risen roughly 3 percent.

  • Jan 29- Property and casualty insurer Chubb Corp's quarterly operating profit rose 3.4 percent as premium income increased. The company's consolidated operating income rose to $544 million, or $2.29 per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, from $526 million, or $2.07 per share, a year earlier. Chubb also approved a share buyback program of up to $1.3 billion.

  • UPDATE 2-Allstate profit beats estimates as premiums rise Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 6:09 PM ET

    Oct 29- Allstate Corp, the largest publicly traded home and auto insurer in the United States, reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit as it earned more premiums. Allstate's net income available to common shareholders rose to $750 million, or $1.74 per share, in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, from $310 million, or 66 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • Lightning Round: Booyah to Pfizer Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:28 PM ET
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  • QBE Insurance posts 18% profit slide in first half Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 8:00 PM ET

    QBE Insurance Group, Australia's biggest insurer by premium income, announced plans to partially float its mortgage insurance business and a $750 million.

  • Lightning Round: ConocoPhillips, DDR Corp & more Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 6:56 PM ET

    It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Politics fade as earnings take over Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 6:30 PM ET
    Espirito Santo International is the parent company of several institutions, including Banco Espirito Santo.

    Even as traders monitor the world's hot spots, corporate earnings news could be a positive for stocks in the week ahead.

  • Lightning Round: Akamai, GE & more Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 6:49 PM ET

    It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.

  • Why cyber-insurance will be the next big thing Tuesday, 1 Jul 2014 | 2:19 PM ET
    Computer hacker cyber crime

    Though sales of cyber-insurance are a fraction of the $1.1 trillion in total premiums, experts see the number growing exponentially.

  • Second half playbook: Pros hunt for value Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 4:16 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Investors are placing bets on how the second half of 2014 will unfold. Here are their picks.

  • When your CEO neighbor isn't so neighborly Saturday, 26 Apr 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    American billionaire Ira Leon Rennert.

    From Jobs and Trump to Ellison and Page, here are some examples of wealthy execs who became embroiled in battles with their neighbors.

  • After-hours buzz: Google, Amazon, Zynga & More Thursday, 30 Jan 2014 | 5:04 PM ET
    Zynga headquarters in San Francisco

    Companies making headlines after the bell Thursday.

  • After Fed, focus shifts to emerging markets Wednesday, 29 Jan 2014 | 6:51 PM ET
    Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke

    Adjusting to a world with less Fed liquidity has created pain in those markets with current account deficiencies, weak currencies and inflation.

  • Insurance crews helped protect rich from wildfires Sunday, 29 Sep 2013 | 2:11 PM ET
    A firefighter from Cosumnes Fire Department monitors a back fire while battling the Rim Fire on August 22, 2013 in Groveland, California.

    I niche insurance program operates under the premise that it is cheaper to defend wealthy homes against fire than to replace them.

  • Will rising rates start to sting stocks? Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 8:36 PM ET

    Wary of rising rates, stock traders will keep an eye on the bond market Thursday as another wave of earnings reports roll in.

  • Floods Hammer U.S., China   Thursday, 11 Jul 2013 | 12:00 PM ET
    Floods Hammer U.S., China

    Major flooding hit Colorado, Virginia and Pennsylvania in the U.S. yesterday, and China saw its worst flooding in 50 years in the southwestern part of the country.

  • All Eyes on Fed as Traders Look for Easing Clues Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 10:29 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Building

    Traders will be listening for clues about possible tapering off of quantitative easing when two Fed presidents speak later on Tuesday.

  • After-Hours Buzz: AMZN, SBUX, JCP & More Thursday, 25 Apr 2013 | 5:35 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:

  • A Make-or-Break Week Ahead for the Stock Market Saturday, 20 Apr 2013 | 12:30 AM ET

    It's make-or-break time for the first-quarter earnings season, and it comes just as the stock market is showing signs of strain.

  • Earnings Buzz: What to Watch in the Week Ahead Friday, 25 Jan 2013 | 4:41 PM ET

    Earnings season is shifting into high gear in the final week of January, with six Dow Jones components, and more than a fifth of the S&P 500 companies reporting.