SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) January 19, 2012
THE PROGRESSIVE CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
6300 Wilson Mills Road,
Mayfield Village, Ohio
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code 440-461-5000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On January 19, 2012, The Progressive Corporation issued a news release containing financial results for the Company and its consolidated subsidiaries for the month of, and year ended, December 2011 and selected quarterly financial results. A copy of the news release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
See exhibit index on page 4.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: January 19, 2012||THE PROGRESSIVE CORPORATION|
|By:||/s/ Jeffrey W. Basch|
|Name:||Jeffrey W. Basch|
|Title:||Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer|
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S-K Item 601
|99||99||News release dated January 19, 2012, containing financial results of The Progressive Corporation and its consolidated subsidiaries for the month of, and year ended, December 2011 and selected quarterly financial results.|
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