Last week was a tough one for most of the insurance players, but AIG (NYSE:AIG) had a decent gain that has only continued to rise. With some new developments backing its rise, investors should take another look at the insurer. In the video below, Motley Fool contributor Jessica Alling discusses the week's gains and what they mean for AIG investors. 

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