Travelers (NYSE:TRV), ACE (NYSE:ACE), Arch Capital (Nasdaq:ACGL), PartnerRe (NYSE:PRE) Top P&C Insurance Picks of Barclays

Saying they prefer the high-quality names in the P&C insurance sector, Travelers (NYSE:TRV), ACE (NYSE:ACE), Arch Capital (Nasdaq:ACGL) and PartnerRe (NYSE:PRE) were the leading companies chosen by Barclays.Barclays says, “U.S. tort costs (a proxy for P&C insurers’ claims costs) decreased by 2.7% to $248 billion in 2009 (latest data available), compared to a 1% increase 2008. In 2009, the decline

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