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FAIRMONT, WV — A.M. Best
Co. has upgraded the financial strength rating to A- (Excellent) from B++ (Good) and issuer credit rating to
"a-" from "bbb "of Farmers
Mutual Insurance Co. of Fairmont.
achieved this historic milestone as a result of consistent profitability within
our niche market, strong service standards, a loyal agency force and long term
business partners,"Dave Corsini,president
and CEO of Farmers, said in a news release.
"As a domiciled West
Virginia Mutual Insurance Company, 100 percent of our focus is on providing
insurance protection backed by personal service to our clientele within our
great state. Founded in 1905, our commitment remains stronger than ever," Corsini
The rating actions
are based on Farmers' adequate level of capitalization driven primarily by its
low underwriting leverage, several years of profitable operating results and a
long-standing local market presence in its single state of operation. The
positive rating factors are attributed to the company's focus on profitability
within in its business niche and its long-term agency relationships, Corsini
Over the past
several years, the company reported above average operating income as a result
of its favorable underwriting results and a steady flow of investment income.
Through periods of competitive market conditions, management has maintained its
underwriting and pricing discipline. The ratings further reflect the
expectation that Farmers will continue to strengthen its risk-adjusted capitalization
and out-perform the operating results of the composite average, Corsini said.