Major Rating Factors: Weak profitability index (2.4 on a scale of 0 to 10) with operating losses during 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020. Average return on equity over the last five years has been poor at -2.4%. Weak overall results on stability tests (2.7).
Other Rating Factors: Strong long-term capitalization index (7.5) based on excellent current risk adjusted capital (severe and moderate loss scenarios), despite some fluctuation in capital levels. Ample reserve history (7.0) that can protect against increases in claims costs. Excellent liquidity (7.0) with ample operational cash flow and liquid investments.
Stability Factors: T - Significant trends in critical asset, liability, income or expense items.
Principal Lines of Business: Homeowners (99.8%), other (0.2%)
Licensed in: FL, SC
Principal Investments: Investment grade bonds (70.2%), common stock (15.8%), cash (7.8%), non investment grade bonds (1.0%), other (5.4%)