NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- On CNBC's "Cramer's Mad Dash" segment, TheStreet's Jim Cramer, co-manager of the Action Alerts PLUS portfolio, took a look at shares of Protective Life (PL - Get Report), which are up almost 20%.
The company is being purchased for $70 per share by Dai-ichi Life Insurance, a Japanese insurance company.
Investors usually think life insurance companies are boring investments, Cramer said, but they're not so boring when the stock is up nearly 20%.
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