Travelers: Is This Dow Stock Built to Last?
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David has no doubt that Travelers will be among the largest insurance companies 10 years from now. That said, he hesitates to place Travelers in the "built to last" category, given the nature of the insurance business. This company will need to grow, and frankly, it has struggled in this area recently. Fortunately, the 2.8% yield will help somewhat.
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