Paul Newsome, CFA, CPCU

Managing Director
Sector Expertise
Additional Expertise
J. Paul Newsome is a managing director and senior research analyst at Piper Sandler. Previously, he was a managing director and the senior insurance analyst in the research department of Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P. Before that, he was vice president and the senior property-casualty insurance company research analyst at A.G. Edwards and at Lehman Brothers. Newsome has worked in or covered the insurance industry for over 20 years. Prior to Lehman Brothers he worked at Dain in Minneapolis, and Oppenheimer and Company. Newsome has a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and economics from St. Olaf College, a master's degree in accounting from New England College and a master’s degree in economics from Iowa State University. He holds both the Chartered Financial Analyst and the Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designations.

Universe Coverage

ALLAllstate Corporation
AFGAmerican Financial Group Inc.
AIGAmerican International Group, Inc.
AONAon plc
AJGArthur J. Gallagher & Co.
CBChubb Limited
CINFCincinnati Financial Corporation
GSHDGoosehead Insurance, Inc.
HIGHartford Financial Services Group, Inc.
HRTGHeritage Insurance Holdings Inc.
KMPRKemper Corporation
MMCMarsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
ORIOld Republic International Corporation
PLMRPalomar Holdings, Inc.
PRAProAssurance Corp.
PGRProgressive Corp.
SIGISelective Insurance Group Inc.
SKWDSkyward Specialty Insurance Group, Inc.
THGThe Hanover Insurance Group, Inc.
TRVThe Travelers Companies, Inc.
UFCSUnited Fire Group, Inc.
UVEUniversal Insurance Holdings, Inc.
WTWWillis Towers Watson Public Limited Co.