July 8, 2020
National General Holdings Corp. (NGHC) is up today more than 60%
At 1:00 PM, ET time today shares of National General Holdings Corp. (NGHC)
are gaining more than 60%, currently at 33.60+13.19 (+64.65%).The stock price reacts to the following news:
National General Soars on $4 Billion Allstate Acquisition
“Shares of National General Holdings (NGHC) – Get Report surged on Wednesday after insurance giant Allstate (ALL) – Get Report announced that it will acquire the property and liability insurance provider for about $4 billion in cash.
National General stock surged 65% to $33.59 in trading on Wednesday after Allstate announced it will pay $34.50 a share for the company, about 69% more than the $20.41 closing price Tuesday.
Allstate will fund the deal with $2.2 billion in cash resources and by issuing $1.5 billion in new senior debt.
The acquisition “accelerates Allstate’s strategy to increase market share in personal property-liability and significantly expands our independent agent distribution,” Allstate CEO Tom Wilson said in a statement.”
Stock market data: https://www.thestreet.com/markets/mergers-acquisitions/allstate-all-stock-national-general-nghc-insurance-acquisition?puc=yahoo&cm_ven=YAHOO&yptr=yahoo
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