Shares: PGR

The Progressive Corp. (PGR)

I have entered an earnings play on PGR using shares. The company publishes earnings on Jan. 24 before the opening bell, and I must exit by Tuesday, Jan. 23 if I am to avoid holding through the earnings announcement.

I exited for a profit a day before earnings. Shares rose by 1.9% over five days for a +138% annual rate.

sym entry exit result ($) result (%) entry date exit date
PGR 57.02  58.10  1.08  1.89% 1/18
zacks rank zacks esp FisherTrans FT cross earns est. earns actual
1 0.52 1.09 1/12/2018 0.77  TBD

By Tim Bovee, Portland, Oregon, Jan. 18, 2018


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