Progressive results 2015 News

Progressive’s Move Into Homeowners Paying Off; Q2 Profit Up 24%

Progressive Corp., the fourth-largest U.S. auto insurer, said second-quarter profit rose 24 percent after an acquisition that pushed the company into homeowners coverage. Net income climbed to $363.3 million, or 62 cents a share, from $293.4 million, or 49 cents, …