Last week may have been a short one for the markets, but it was a good one for insurance nonetheless. Riding high was AIG (NYSE:AIG), which enjoyed positive investor feedback from a few of its latest news headlines. In this video, Motley Fool contributor Jessica Alling covers the headlines and how investors should look at last week's moves.

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