Worth Watching Stocks: Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW), Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW), Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UA)

On Thursday, Shares of Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW), subtract -2.52% and closed at $5.03 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $4.91 and $5.13. Roy Jacobs & Associates declares that it is investigating issues regardingthe possible violation of consumer laws on behalf of purchasers of the Company’s long-term care insurance. (GNW)

In light of the large price increases for this insurance, we are investigating whether Genworth customers have sought modification of their coverage, such as seeking to drop the inflation coverage rider and Genworth has denied the modification, or Genworth agreed to do so only on the basis that the change could be treated as a new policy application.

If you are a current Genworth long-term care policy holder and have been denied a policy modification, or granted a policy modification on terms which you believe were unfair, or if you were a policy holder who dropped coverage because Genworth would not modify your policy on terms you considered fair, and you are interested in discussing your rights free of charge, please contact Roy L. Jacobs. Mr. Jacobs will be glad to personally speak with you.

Dow Chemical Co (NYSE:DOW), dropped -0.56% and closed at $52.91 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $52.18 and $53.06. The company’s Market capitalization is $59.28 Billion with the total outstanding Shares of 1.13 billion. A new study finds substituting monounsaturated fats (MUFAs) for saturated fats in the diet could save the U.S. $25.7 billion in heart-disease related healthcare costs annually. The results, recently published by the Journal of Medical Economics, show both the public and private sectors would benefit, with Medicare saving $9.4 billion, private insurers saving $7.9 billion, and patients saving $2.2 billion through reduced out-of-pocket costs each year. The study also estimates as much as $1.2 billion in productivity could be saved annually from fewer lost work days.

The findings are based on a growing body of research demonstrating the benefits to heart health of replacing saturated fats with MUFAs, and come at a time when experts estimate healthcare costs will continue to increase faster than overall inflation and employee wages. Heart disease remains the No. 1 cause of death in the United States and data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show one-in-six healthcare dollars is spent on cardiovascular disease.

Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UA), dropped -0.88% and closed at $38.18 in the last trading session. The last trading range of the stock ranges between $37.47 and $38.24. During the 52-week trading session the minimum price at which share price traded, registered at $32.03 and reached to max level of $51.46. Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 Cupid’s Cup Entrepreneurship Competition, presented by Under Armour Founder and CEO Kevin Plank. As the signature program of the Plank Foundation for Entrepreneurship (PFE) with over ten successful years of tremendous growth, 2017 will bring another evolution as the competition moves to Chicago, with Northwestern University hosting the event next spring. The University’s reputation of being a top-tier incubator for entrepreneurs offers the perfect opportunity to expand Cupid’s Cup and continue to grow the competition. The expansion to Northwestern University marks the start of a rotation of host venues, as Cupid’s Cup continues to move across the nation.

As a thought leader and advocate of entrepreneurship, Plank continues to inspire the entrepreneurial spirit with his own success story. The name of the event is a nod to one of Plank’s first businesses – Cupid’s Valentine Rose Delivery – an enterprise that he started as a student at the University of Maryland to sell roses on campus. Those profits eventually became the seed money that launched Under Armour.

Cupid’s Cup aims to reach the top entrepreneurial minds in the country, and more importantly, to inspire and foster the community of college students and recent graduates who have already followed Plank’s lead and are running their own companies.

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