Technical Analysis for MKL - Markel Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 1185.28 -0.16% -1.95
MKL closed down 0.16 percent on Friday, September 20, 2019, on 1.87 times normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
See historical MKL trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish -0.16%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -0.16%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength -0.92%
Above Upper BB Strength -0.92%
Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.92%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength -0.92%

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Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Excess and Surplus Lines, Specialty Admitted, and London Insurance Market. The Excess and Surplus Lines segment writes risks outside of the standard market, including catastrophe-exposed property, professional liability, products liability, general liability, and commercial umbrella. This segment also provides environmental, transportation, inland marine, ocean marine, and railroad insurance products, as well as casualty facultative reinsurance, and public entity insurance and reinsurance products. The Specialty Admitted segment writes risks that remain with an admitted insurance company for marketing and regulatory reasons. This segment writes specialty program, personal and commercial property, accident and health, liability, and workers' compensation insurance products. The London Insurance Market segment writes specialty property, casualty, professional liability, equine, marine, energy, and trade credit insurance and reinsurance products. Markel Corporation was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Glen Allen, Virginia.
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Is MKL a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 1215.0
52 Week Low 950.16
Average Volume 31,959
200-Day Moving Average 1060.9851
50-Day Moving Average 1133.7684
20-Day Moving Average 1158.324
10-Day Moving Average 1174.817
Average True Range 18.843
ADX 14.49
+DI 21.5708
-DI 13.0111
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 1142.971
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 1174.559
Upper Bollinger Band 1198.3044
Lower Bollinger Band 1118.3436
Percent B (%b) 0.84
BandWidth 6.903146
MACD Line 15.1871
MACD Signal Line 13.1121
MACD Histogram 2.0751
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 16.49 Billion
Num Shares 13.9 Million
EPS 28.92
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 40.98
Price-to-Sales 2.64
Price-to-Book 1.70
PEG Ratio 6.38
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 1205.89
Resistance 3 (R3) 1206.72 1200.67 1202.46
Resistance 2 (R2) 1200.67 1195.42 1200.26 1201.31
Resistance 1 (R1) 1192.97 1192.18 1189.95 1192.15 1200.17
Pivot Point 1186.93 1186.93 1185.42 1186.52 1186.93
Support 1 (S1) 1179.23 1181.68 1176.21 1178.41 1170.39
Support 2 (S2) 1173.19 1178.43 1172.77 1169.25
Support 3 (S3) 1165.49 1173.19 1168.10
Support 4 (S4) 1164.67