The insurance sector will be closely watched as stock trading resumes tomorrow. William Blair...

|By:, SA News Editor

The insurance sector will be closely watched as stock trading resumes tomorrow. William Blair notes last year's Q4 losses from Irene at Chubb (CB), Allstate (ALL) and Tower Group (TWGP) represented more than 50% of expected Q4 EPS estimates. But MKM Partners says although the group will suffer losses, it will not be a major capital event for the average company even in the face of $10B of insured losses.