Enhanced Insurance Plans, New Appointments, and Programs Focused on Cancer Patients and Retirees - Research Report on Aflac,

  Enhanced Insurance Plans, New Appointments, and Programs Focused on Cancer
 Patients and Retirees - Research Report on Aflac, Unum Group, Assurant, CNO,
                                 and StanCorp

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, July 4, 2013

NEW YORK, July 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom.

Today, Wall Street Reports announced new research reports highlighting Aflac
Incorporated (NYSE: AFL), Unum Group (NYSE: UNM), Assurant, Inc. (NYSE: AIZ),
CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: CNO), and StanCorp Financial Group, Inc.
(NYSE: SFG). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge -
including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the
links below.

Aflac Incorporated Research Report

On July 1, 2013, Aflac Incorporated (Aflac) introduced a new Cancer Care
insurance plan in New Jersey. According to Aflac, the new Cancer Care policy
offers four plan options to best fit employees' personal and financial needs.
These plans pay cash benefits to policyholders diagnosed with cancer,
including some blood disorders and melanoma. "Our Cancer Care policies are
designed to help alleviate the financial stress associated with a cancer
diagnosis and treatment, so that patients can focus fully on their recovery,"
said John Harmeling, Senior Vice President of Worksite Marketing at Aflac. The
Company claims that the Cancer Care plans are designed to help with
out-of-pocket expenses that typically are not covered by major medical
insurance. The Full Research Report on Aflac Incorporated - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/8641_AFL]

--

Unum Group Research Report

On July 1, 2013, Unum Group (Unum Group) announced that it would release its
Q2 2013 financial results on August 5, 2013, 4:00 PM Eastern Time. Further,
members of Unum Group Senior Management will host a conference call on August
6, 2013, 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time, to discuss the results of operations for Q2
2013. In the Company's Q1 2013 financial results report, Thomas R. Watjen,
President and CEO of Unum Group, stated that, "We continue to benefit from the
disciplined approach we have taken in our business, which has enabled us to
generate solid returns in our businesses and continue to return capital to our
shareholders. We are, however, maintaining a cautious outlook for 2013, and
expect little near-term improvement in either employment growth, interest
rates, or in general business confidence." The Full Research Report on Unum
Group - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets -
is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/539e_UNM]

--

Assurant, Inc. Research Report

On July 1, 2013, Assurant, Inc. (Assurant) announced that it has finalized the
structure of the Company's 2013 Property Catastrophe Reinsurance Program,
including $185 million of newly issued three-year, fully collateralized
catastrophe bonds. "Assurant's reinsurance program supports the protection we
provide for more than 2.2 million policyholders," said Gene Mergelmeyer,
President and CEO of Assurant Specialty Property. "Assurant diversified and
expanded our reinsurance coverage by nearly 20% this year, leveraging
traditional catastrophe reinsurance and catastrophe bonds at lower rates."
Assurant informed that the 2013 Property Catastrophe Reinsurance Program
broadly includes the following: per-occurrence catastrophe coverage;
catastrophe bonds; multiple storm protection coverage; Florida Hurricane
Catastrophe Fund (FHCF) coverage; and multi-year traditional and
collateralized capacity. The Full Research Report on Assurant, Inc. -
including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is
available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/8209_AIZ]

--

CNO Financial Group, Inc. Research Report

On July 1, 2013, CNO Financial Group, Inc. (CNO) announced the appointment of
Bradley Bodell to the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Information
Officer, to be effective from July 15, 2013. CNO stated that Bodell will be
reporting to Bruce Baude, EVP and Chief Operations and Technology Officer of
CNO. "Brad is a proven leader who brings a business focus to technology
solutions, said Baude. "He has a wealth of experience in strategy, application
development, system architecture, and offshore development." Prior to joining
CNO, Bodell was the Vice President of Global Technology & Operations at
MetLife. The Full Research Report on CNO Financial Group, Inc. - including
full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/4ac3_CNO]

--

StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. Research Report

On June 25, 2013, The Standard, the marketing name for StanCorp Financial
Group, Inc. (StanCorp), launched a new retirement plan consulting tool for
plan advisors, the RetireReady Tracker. Available with The Standard's
retirement plans, the RetireReady Tracker allows advisors to determine how
well a retirement plan is helping a client's workforce prepare for retirement.
"RetireReady Tracker can help generate a strategic discussion around plan
design, including appropriate solutions to help improve employee retirement
readiness. Once implemented, the report can help track the progress of these
solutions over time," said Dan Hall, Vice President of Retirement Plan Sales
at The Standard. "It's the perfect vehicle to introduce retirement readiness
solution to clients that will help relieve their administrative burdens,
reduce their fiduciary risk, and save them money in the long run." The Full
Research Report on StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. - including full detailed
breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to download free
of charge at: [http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/d46c_SFG]

----

EDITOR NOTES:

1.This is not company news. We are an independent source and our views do
    not reflect the companies mentioned.
2.Information in this release is fact checked and produced on a best efforts
    basis and reviewed by a CFA. However, we are only human and are prone to
    make mistakes. If you notice any errors or omissions, please notify us
    below.
3.This information is submitted as a net-positive to companies mentioned, to
    increase awareness for mentioned companies to our subscriber base and the
    investing public.
4.If you wish to have your company covered in more detail by our team, or
    wish to learn more about our services, please contact us at
    pubco@EquityNewsNetwork.com.
5.For any urgent concerns or inquiries, please contact us at
    compliance@EquityNewsNetwork.com.
6.Are you a public company? Would you like to see similar coverage on your
    company? Send us a full investors' package to
    research@EquityNewsNetwork.com for consideration.

COMPLIANCE PROCEDURE

Content is researched, written and reviewed on a best-effort basis. This
document, article or report is prepared and authored by Equity News Network.
An outsourced research services provider has, through Chartered Financial
Analysts, only reviewed the information provided by Equity News Network in
this article or report according to the Procedures outlined by Equity News
Network. Equity News Network is not entitled to veto or interfere in the
application of such procedures by the outsourced provider to the articles,
documents or reports, as the case may be.

NOT FINANCIAL ADVICE

Equity News Network makes no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the
accuracy or completeness or fitness for a purpose (investment or otherwise),
of the information provided in this document. This information is not to be
construed as personal financial advice. Readers are encouraged to consult
their personal financial advisor before making any decisions to buy, sell or
hold any securities mentioned herein.

NO WARRANTY OR LIABILITY ASSUMED

Equity News Network is not responsible for any error which may be occasioned
at the time of printing of this document or any error, mistake or shortcoming.
No liability is accepted by Equity News Network whatsoever for any direct,
indirect or consequential loss arising from the use of this document. Equity
News Network expressly disclaims any fiduciary responsibility or liability for
any consequences, financial or otherwise arising from any reliance placed on
the information in this document. Equity News Network does not (1) guarantee
the accuracy, timeliness, completeness or correct sequencing of the
information, or (2) warrant any results from use of the information. The
included information is subject to change without notice.

SOURCE Wall Street Reports

Contact: WSReports.com Phone #: +1-310-496-8071 (North America)
 
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.