The following video is from Tuesday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with analysts Jason Moser and Joe Magyer, discuss the top business and investing stories.

In this segment, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is on pace for its best January since 1997, and Travelers is helping. Fourth-quarter profits were cut in half because of Hurricane Sandy, but earnings still beat expectations. Despite the profit hit, the stock still rose more than 2% today, hitting an all-time high. In this segment, the guys analyze the results and share the name of an insurance stock they like even more.


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The relevant video segment can be found between 9:31 and 13:26.

For the full video of today's MarketFoolery podcast, click here.

The article 1 Insurance Stock Hitting New Heights originally appeared on Fool.com.

Chris Hill and Jason Moser have no position in any stocks mentioned. Joe Magyer owns shares of AIG and Aon. The Motley Fool recommends AIG, Aon, and Endurance Specialty; owns shares of AIG and Aon; and has options on AIG. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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