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Torchmark Corp (NYSE:TMK)
Policy Acquisition Expense
$464 Mil (TTM As of Sep. 2016)

Policy acquisition expense is the expenses incurred by insurance companies in activities such as marketing, advertising, commissions etc. Torchmark Corp's policy acquisition expense for the three months ended in Sep. 2016 was $117 Mil. Its policy acquisition expense for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was $464 Mil.


Definition

Expenses incurred by insurance companies in activities such as marketing, advertising, commissions etc.

Torchmark Corp Policy Acquisition Expense for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Sep. 2016 was 111.584 (Dec. 2015 ) + 118.806 (Mar. 2016 ) + 117.245 (Jun. 2016 ) + 116.821 (Sep. 2016 ) = $464 Mil.

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.


Historical Data

* All numbers are in millions except for per share data and ratio. All numbers are in their local exchange's currency.

Torchmark Corp Annual Data

Dec07Dec08Dec09Dec10Dec11Dec12Dec13Dec14Dec15Dec16
IS_PolicyAcquisitionExpense 391378416362365385401416446469

Torchmark Corp Quarterly Data

Sep14Dec14Mar15Jun15Sep15Dec15Mar16Jun16Sep16Dec16
IS_PolicyAcquisitionExpense 104103111112112112119117117116
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