Independence Holding Co. (New York Stock Exchange:IHC)

About the company

Independence Holding Co. engages in the life and health insurance business. It operates through the following segments: Medical Stop-Loss; Specialty Health; Group Disability, Life, Short-Term Disability, and Paid Family Leave; Individual Life, Annuities, and Other; and Corporate. The Medical Stop-Loss segment provides coverage to public and private entities that elect to self-insure their employees' medical coverage for losses within specified range. The Specialty Health segment comprises of traditional distribution through independent agents and national accounts. The Group Disability segment is comprised of long term disability and disability benefits law. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Stamford, CT.




Life and Health Insurance




Roy T. K. Thung


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Industry peers

Name Ticker Market capitalization (in USD Million) Revenues (in USD Million) Price/Book Price/Earning Net margin (in %)
MetLife, Inc. MET 33166.34 71628.00 0.46 3.77 12.20
Aflac, Inc. AFL 26182.77 21705.00 0.96 8.90 13.55
Globe Life, Inc. GL 8239.53 4541.00 1.21 11.08 16.32
Lincoln National Corp. LNC 6934.00 17718.00 0.40 10.47 3.87
Voya Financial, Inc. VOYA 6734.16 7339.00 0.79 -12.05 -7.37
Reinsurance Group of America, Inc. RGA 5020.16 14084.00 0.58 8.21 4.35
Primerica, Inc. PRI 4897.20 2134.00 3.06 13.65 16.86
Unum Group UNM 3434.13 11938.00 0.34 3.51 8.21
Brighthouse Financial, Inc. BHF 2883.10 14848.00 0.12 0.56 33.18
eHealth, Inc. EHTH 2650.44 544.00 3.30 32.88 13.88
American Equity Investment Life Holding Co. AEL 2146.36 2706.00 0.61 4.18 18.94
American National Insurance Co. ANAT 1889.46 3361.00 0.34 13.28 4.22
FGL Holdings FG 1803.85 1226.00 3.94 -49.35 -2.69
Genworth Financial, Inc. GNW 1175.79 7889.00 0.08 11.55 1.31
AMERISAFE, Inc. AMSF 1162.04 354.00 2.70 14.06 23.73
Employers Holdings, Inc. EIG 944.00 743.00 0.85 13.92 9.48
FBL Financial Group, Inc. FFG 897.25 719.00 0.66 9.91 12.45
National Western Life Group, Inc. NWLI 784.76 654.00 0.35 7.76 13.67
Independence Holding Co. IHC 443.85 384.00 0.95 54.80 2.07
Citizens, Inc. (Austin, Texas) CIA 299.50 244.00 1.49 -299.50 -0.47
GWG Holdings, Inc. GWGH 268.45 101.00 2.83 4.79 60.32
Vericity, Inc. VERY 151.35 138.00 0.76 -6.91 -15.65

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Independence Holding (NYSE:IHC) Stake Lessened by UBS Group AG

12d ago, source:

UBS Group AG trimmed its stake in shares of Independence Holding (NYSE:IHC) by 25.5% during the first quarter, according to ...

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