On Insurance Investing, Part 1

(via alephblog.com)

Shrinking the Share Count This post was prompted by this post from Avondale Asset Management on how the share count from The Travelers has shrunk since 2005 (two years after their merger with The St. Paul, a company that I once worked for).  Only 57% of the shares remain.  Way to go. Now, buying...

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