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Life Insurance Stocks Roundup -- Research on Genworth Financial, Aegon, Prudential Financial, and Lincoln National

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LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Monday, March 31, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,198.99, up 1.04%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished 0.82% higher at 16,457.66, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,872.34, up 0.79%. The gains were broad based with nine out of ten sectors ending the session on a higher note. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index finished the day at 301.06, up 0.95%, and the same has gained 3.08% in last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Genworth Financial Inc. (NYSE: GNW), Aegon N.V. (NYSE: AEG), Prudential Financial Inc. (NYSE: PRU) and Lincoln National Corp. (NYSE: LNC). Free technical research on GNW, AEG, PRU and LNC can be downloaded upon signing up at:


Shares in Genworth Financial Inc. recorded a trading volume of 6.05 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 6.13 million shares. The stock ended the day at $17.73, up 2.96%, after vacillating between $17.26 and $17.77. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 14.62. Genworth Financial Inc.'s shares have gained 2.66% in the previous three trading sessions, 14.09% in the last one month and 14.17% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $15.99 and $14.11, respectively. Moreover, shares of the company are trading at a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 58.00. Sign up today to read free research on GNW at:


On Monday, shares in Aegon N.V. finished the session at an intra-day high of $9.20, up 2.34%. A total of 3.08 million shares were traded, which is above the three months average volume of 1.04 million. The stock fluctuated between $9.13 and $9.20 during the session. Aegon N.V.'s stock has advanced 2.56% in the previous three trading sessions, 2.79% in the last one month, while the same has fallen by 2.95% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $8.92 and $8.19, respectively. Further, the stock is trading at an RSI of 52.61. Sign up today to read free research on AEG at:


Shares in Prudential Financial Inc. reported a trading volume of 2.19 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 2.44 million shares. The stock ended the day at $84.65, up 1.27% and at an intraday range of $84.30 and $84.99. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 8.55. Prudential Financial Inc.'s shares have edged 0.08% higher in the last month, while the stock has lost 0.62% in the previous three trading sessions and 8.21% on YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day moving average. Prudential Financial Inc.'s 50-day moving average of $85.22 is above its 200-day moving average of $82.55. Furthermore, the stock has an RSI of 42.47. Sign up today to read free research on PRU at:


On Monday, shares in Lincoln National Corp. gained 1.52% to close the day at $50.67. The stock recorded trading volume of 1.69 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 2.06 million shares. The stock oscillated between $50.29 and $50.85 during the trading session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 10.06. Lincoln National Corp.'s shares have advanced 1.08% in the last one month, while the stock has declined 0.69% in the previous three trading sessions and 1.84% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $49.99 and $46.05, respectively. Furthermore, the stock is trading at an RSI of 43.38. Sign up today to read free research on LNC at:



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