A few more life insurers and life reinsurers released earnings this week.

Presidential Life Corp., Nyack, N.Y. (Nasdaq:PLFE)

1Q 2011 Results

NET INCOME: $7.5 million

REVENUE: $65 million

1Q 2010 Results

NET INCOME: $1.9 million loss

REVENUE: $60 million

- Low interest rates hurt annuity sales, and annuity surrenders increased 11%.

- The spread, or difference between the average rate the company pays customers and the rate it earns on its own investments, increased to 1 percentage point, from 0.74 percentage points.

Security National Financial Corp., Salt Lake City (Nasdaq:SNFCA)

1Q 2011 Results

NET INCOME: $518,473 loss

REVENUE: $34 million

1Q 2010 Results

NET INCOME: $951,233 loss

REVENUE: $38 million

- Life insurance revenue increased 19%, to $17 million, and life insurance earnings increased to $1.1 million, from $155,410.

- Death care revenue – revenue from cemetery and mortuary services, increased 2%, to $3 million.

Scottish Re Group Ltd., Hamilton, Bermuda (Pink Sheets:SRKRRF.pk)

1Q 2011 Results

NET INCOME: $22 million

REVENUE: $166 million

1Q 2010 Results

NET INCOME: $100 million

REVENUE: $231 million

Other earnings columns from National Underwriter Life & Health: