WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GEICO has been honored by the prestigious Ward Group as one of the 50 top financially sound companies in the U.S. for the 26th consecutive year.
“It’s gratifying to be recognized as a financially sound company and it demonstrates to our customers that we are worthy of their trust.”
Ward recognized GEICO among the 50 top performing insurance companies for achieving outstanding financial results in the areas of safety, consistency and performance over a five-year period between 2011 and 2015. GEICO is one of only three companies to have earned a top 50 designation each year since 1991.
“Earning Ward’s top financial rating is truly a testament to the hard work and commitment of our associates,” said Bill Roberts, GEICO president and chief operating officer. “It’s gratifying to be recognized as a financially sound company and it demonstrates to our customers that we are worthy of their trust.”
To develop its annual list of the top 50 performing insurance companies, Ward Group analyzes the financial performance of nearly 3,000 property and casualty insurance companies domiciled in the U.S., and identifies the top performers. For more information and to get the full-list of Ward’s 2016 top 50 performers, please visit the Ward Group’s website.
GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 14 million private passenger customers, insuring more than 23 million vehicles (auto & cycle).
GEICO provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), boats, travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency, Inc. Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.
For more information, go to www.geico.com.