Are Driver-less Cars a Reason to Short Progressive?

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The future adoption of driver-less cars seems quite likely, but is that a reason to short shares of a big auto-insurer like Progressive ? One big hedge fund believes it is and thinks Progressive is in for more pain than competitors like Allstate . In this segment of The Motley Fool's financials-focused show, Where the Money Is, financial analysts Matt Koppenheffer and David Hanson discuss the short and thesis.

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