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TMCNet:  10.6% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Assurant Call (AIZ)

[December 31, 2012]

10.6% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Assurant Call (AIZ)

Dec 31, 2012 (SmarTrend(R) Spotlight via COMTEX) -- SmarTrend identified a Downtrend for Assurant (NYSE:AIZ) on October 23rd, 2012 at $38.46. In approximately 2 months, Assurant has returned 10.61% as of today's recent price of $34.38.

In the past 52 weeks, shares of Assurant have traded between a low of $32.41 and a high of $44.54 and are now at $34.38, which is 6% above that low price. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has fallen 1.1% while the 200-day MA has slid 0.4%.

Assurant, Inc. provides specialized insurance and insurance-related products. The Company offers individual and small employer group health insurance, group dental insurance, pre-funded funeral insurance, group disability and life insurance, creditor-placed homeowners insurance, manufactured housing homeowners insurance, debt protection administration, credit insurance, and warranties.

SmarTrend will continue to scan these moving averages and a number of other proprietary indicators for any changes in momentum for shares of Assurant.

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