Niche property-and-casualty insurer W.R. Berkley (WRB +6.1%) trades higher after its Q4 beat...

|About: W.R. Berkley Corporation (WRB)|By:, SA News Editor

Niche property-and-casualty insurer W.R. Berkley (WRB +6.1%) trades higher after its Q4 beat analysts' expectations earlier today on strong premium growth. Net premiums written increased 19% Y/Y on improving coverage demand, but losses and loss expenses also increased 17%, which mitigated some of the gains.