Major Rating Factors: Weak overall results on stability tests (0.8 on a scale of 0 to 10) including weak results on operational trends. The largest net exposure for one risk is excessive at 21.7% of capital. Strengths include potentially strong support from affiliation with CSAA Insurance Group.
Other Rating Factors: Fair profitability index (4.3) with operating losses during 2017. Return on equity has been low, averaging 0.6% over the past five years. Strong long-term capitalization index (10.0) based on excellent current risk adjusted capital (severe and moderate loss scenarios), despite some fluctuation in capital levels. Superior liquidity (10.0) with ample operational cash flow and liquid investments.
Stability Factors: D - Limited diversification of general business, policy, and/or investment risk. R - Concerns about the financial strength of its reinsurers. T - Significant trends in critical asset, liability, income or expense items.
Principal Lines of Business: Personal/comm auto (60.9%), homeowners (34.2%), fire (2.5%), other (2.5%)
Licensed in: AZ, CT, DC, DE, KS, KY, MD, NJ, OH, PA, VA, WV
Principal Investments: Investment grade bonds (68.6%), common stock (30.3%), other (1.1%)