AIG's deal to sell ILFC to AerCap is usually highlighted as an important transaction for AIG, but the deal may be even more vital to the future of AerCap.

In the following video, Motley Fool analysts David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer address an email from their mailbag about AerCap's stock performance, valuation, and what investors can learn from the company's story.

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