Mild winter reduced auto claim expenses.
The Allstate Corporation (NYSE:ALL) yesterday reported financial results for the first quarter of 2017.
“We are off to a strong start in 2017 on both operating priorities and strategic initiatives. The value of providing customers a broad range of protection products across North America was evident as significant catastrophe losses from large hail storms were offset by favorable winter weather that reduced the number of auto accidents. Overall net income was $666 million, $1.79 per share, for the first quarter, a significant increase compared to last year,” said Tom Wilson, chairman and chief executive