Voya Global Equity Dividend and Premium Opportunity Fund (IGD) At $7.46 Forms Top; Progressive (PGR) Sellers Decreased By 0.86% Their Shorts

Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) had a decrease of 0.86% in short interest. PGR’s SI was 6.67 million shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 0.86% from 6.73 million shares previously. With 3.06 million avg volume, 2 days are for Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR)’s short sellers to cover PGR’s short positions. The SI to Progressive Corporation’s float is 1.15%. The stock increased 1.77% or $0.92 during the last trading session, reaching $52.87. About 5.95M shares traded or 82.53% up from the average. The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) has risen 26.23% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.53% the S&P500.

Voya Global Equity Dividend and Premium Opportunity Fund (IGD) formed multiple top with $7.98 target or 7.00% above today’s $7.46 share price. Voya Global Equity Dividend and Premium Opportunity Fund (IGD) has $727.72 million valuation. The stock increased 2.33% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $7.46. About 700,720 shares traded or 84.66% up from the average. Voya Global Equity Dividend and Premium Opportunity Fund (NYSE:IGD) has risen 8.89% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.81% the S&P500.

Among 19 analysts covering Progressive (NYSE:PGR), 9 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Progressive had 56 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Buy” on Wednesday, August 16. The stock of The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, December 17 by Sandler O’Neill. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, October 18. On Wednesday, May 10 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Mkt Perform”. On Tuesday, December 1 the stock rating was downgraded by Citigroup to “Neutral”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, November 15. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, August 3 by Wells Fargo. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Thursday, July 13 by Citigroup. Deutsche Bank upgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Thursday, May 18 report. The rating was maintained by UBS on Thursday, January 25 with “Buy”.

Since August 17, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 sales for $4.92 million activity. $60,913 worth of stock was sold by Broz Steven on Wednesday, August 23. Griffith Susan Patricia sold $1.70M worth of stock or 35,000 shares. $293,400 worth of The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) was sold by Charney M Jeffrey. $2.43 million worth of The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) was sold by Sauerland John P on Thursday, August 17. Another trade for 9,000 shares valued at $434,070 was sold by BASCH JEFFREY W.

The Progressive Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides personal and commercial property-casualty insurance, and other specialty property-casualty insurance and related services primarily in the United States. The company has market cap of $30.75 billion. The Company’s Personal Lines segment writes insurance for personal autos, and recreational and other vehicles. It has a 19.44 P/E ratio. This segmentÂ’s products include personal auto insurance; and special lines products, including insurance for motorcycles, ATVs, RVs, mobile homes, watercraft, and snowmobiles.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.12, from 1.19 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 43 investors sold The Progressive Corporation shares while 189 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 185 raised stakes. 447.86 million shares or 0.41% less from 449.71 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fiduciary Management Wi invested 3.1% of its portfolio in The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR). Moreover, Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board has 0.12% invested in The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) for 193,861 shares. North Star Inv Mngmt Corporation reported 1,675 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue holds 0.08% or 32,890 shares in its portfolio. B & T Capital Mngmt Dba Alpha Capital Mngmt accumulated 0.53% or 23,086 shares. Marble Harbor Invest Counsel Ltd Liability Com holds 0.99% of its portfolio in The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) for 100,211 shares. Baldwin Brothers Ma holds 0.03% in The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) or 3,470 shares. Moreover, Mount Lucas Mngmt Limited Partnership has 0.45% invested in The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) for 51,173 shares. Moreover, Citigroup has 0.01% invested in The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR) for 324,589 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn stated it has 0.1% in The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR). Ballentine Prtnrs Ltd Liability Corp has 5,222 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Mutual Of America Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Company has 115,827 shares. Voya Inv Management owns 5.78 million shares or 0.6% of their US portfolio. Wellington Mngmt Group Inc Limited Liability Partnership holds 0% or 70,710 shares in its portfolio. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mgmt invested 0.03% of its portfolio in The Progressive Corporation (NYSE:PGR).