Allstate Financial Group Aug 06
- ID: 1823121
- August 2006
- Standard & Poors
Strong and diversified competitive position. Brand strength of Allstate. Strong affiliation and relationship with parent Allstate Insurance Co., leading property/casualty insurer. Extremely strong capitalization. Strong operating performance, with diversified sources of revenue. Challenge to further increase operating earnings due to a market that is heavily influenced by cyclical trends in interest rates and markets. Competitive pressure resulting from a market that is not very suitable for product differentiation. The insurer financial strength ratings on the members of Allstate Corp.'s (NYSE:ALL) life insurance operations (collectively referred to as Allstate Financial; see Table 8) reflect the breadth and depth of Allstate Financial's product and distribution capabilities as well as its strong brand name recognition, extremely strong capitalization, and core position to its...
Companies mentioned in this report are: Allstate Life Insurance Co.,Lincoln Benefit Life Co.,Surety Life Insurance Co.,Allstate Life Insurance Co. of New York,American Heritage Life Insurance Co.,Allstate Corp.
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