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I think you have to question the consistency of these one-time items.
Paul Newsome
#Consistency

It's a rather bold move. It's an enormous acquisition and it's coming very quickly after a very complicated merger with St. Paul-Travelers. It's not terribly likely because they'll have trouble getting their investor base in line.
Paul Newsome
#Acquisition

Premium revenues were up a lot in the quarter, so that would suggest that they're lowering prices to gain more customers. But medical cost inflation could have accelerated too -- it's not clear which one it is, but both issues would affect the entire industry.
Paul Newsome
#Gain