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10 Best Insurance Stocks for 2014

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Every day TheStreet Ratings produces a list of the top rated stocks. We consider these 10 insurance stocks to be the best picks in the insurance industry.

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Insurance News

Wary of insurers? TheStreet's Jim Cramer isn't. Insurance companies are one of 12 sectors where investors should put their money. Check out which names he likes best.
12/4/14 9:10AM
The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 11/14/2014 settlement date, and we here at Dividend Channel like to sift through this fresh data and order the underlying components of the S&P 500 by "days to cover." There are a number of ways to look at short data, for example the total number of shares short; but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded. The number of shares short is then compared to the average daily volume, in order to calculate the total number of trading days it would take to close out all of the open short positions if every share traded represented a short position being closed.
11/26/14 4:34PM
Stocks with insider trader activity include NPSP, CB and SPLK
10/30/14 11:15AM
The following Chubb (CB) conference call took place on October 23, 2014, 05:00 PM ET. This is a transcript of that earnings call:
10/24/14 10:55AM
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Chubb (CB) as a post-market leader candidate
10/23/14 4:22PM
TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the financial sector higher today.
10/22/14 1:03PM
Cramer says buy Apple for the long term, Vectren is a hot utility and don't worry about Warren Buffett or Berkshire Hathaway.
10/22/14 6:00AM
Cramer says the 10 things needed for a sustainable stock recovery have been checked off his list.
10/21/14 8:22PM
The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 09/15/2014 settlement date, and we here at Dividend Channel like to sift through this fresh data and order the underlying components of the S&P 500 by "days to cover." There are a number of ways to look at short data, for example the total number of shares short; but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded. The number of shares short is then compared to the average daily volume, in order to calculate the total number of trading days it would take to close out all of the open short positions if every share traded represented a short position being closed.
9/25/14 3:28PM
The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 08/29/2014 settlement date, and we here at Dividend Channel like to sift through this fresh data and order the underlying components of the S&P 500 by "days to cover." There are a number of ways to look at short data, for example the total number of shares short; but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded. The number of shares short is then compared to the average daily volume, in order to calculate the total number of trading days it would take to close out all of the open short positions if every share traded represented a short position being closed.
9/11/14 3:48PM
It is very difficult to find high-quality businesses trading at cheap prices in the stock market today. Insurers Aflac and Chubb are two such businesses.
9/4/14 12:57PM
Cramer says wait on ConocoPhillips for now and likes Washington Prime Group over Developers Diversified Realty.
8/15/14 6:00AM
Good things that aren't supposed to happen seem to be a daily occurrence in our stock market and that's making for a lot of lucky shareholders.
8/14/14 8:02PM
TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the financial sector lower today.
7/22/14 1:02PM
Cramer isn't buying Akamai Technologies, prefers Travelers over Chubb and wants General Electric to provide some answers.
7/16/14 6:00AM
Stick with companies where any good news will be met with big gains, Cramer says.
7/15/14 8:00PM
TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the financial sector higher today.
7/9/14 1:03PM
Chubb is a solid company available at a great price.
7/3/14 10:46AM
TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the financial sector higher today.
6/19/14 1:04PM

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