Technical Analysis for PFG - Principal Financial Group Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 60.89 -0.18% -0.11
PFG closed down 0.18 percent on Friday, April 20, 2018, on approximately normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average.

Earnings due: Apr 26

Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Flat
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Apr 20 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Apr 20 NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Apr 19 50 DMA Resistance Bearish -0.18%
Apr 19 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -0.18%
Apr 18 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 0.00%
Apr 18 Inside Day Range Contraction 0.00%
Apr 17 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 1.06%
Apr 17 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 1.06%
Apr 17 Outside Day Range Expansion 1.06%
Apr 17 Wide Bands Range Expansion 1.06%

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Principal Financial Group, Inc. provides retirement savings, investment, and insurance products and services. It operates in four segments: Retirement and Investor Services, Principal Global Investors, Principal International, and U.S. Insurance Solutions. The Retirement and Investor Services provides a portfolio of asset accumulation products and services for retirement savings and investment to businesses, institutional clients, and employees. It offers products and services for defined contribution pension plans, including 401(k) and 403(b) plans, defined benefit pension plans, nonqualified executive benefit plans, and employee stock ownership plan consulting services; investment-only products; and annuities, mutual funds, and bank products. The Principal Global Investors segment provides various equity, fixed income, and real estate investments, as well as currency management, asset allocation, stable value management, and other structured investment strategies. The Principal International segment offers retirement products and services, annuities, mutual funds, institutional asset management, and life insurance accumulation products in Brazil, Chile, China, Hong Kong SAR, India, Mexico, and Southeast Asia. The U.S. Insurance Solutions segment provides individual life insurance products comprising universal and variable universal life insurance and traditional life insurance, as well as specialty benefits consisting of group dental and vision insurance, individual and group disability insurance, and group life insurance in the United States, as well as wellness services and fee-for-service claims administration. Principal Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1879 and is based in Des Moines, Iowa.
Is PFG a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 74.955
52 Week Low 57.62
Average Volume 1,803,816
200-Day Moving Average 65.304
50-Day Moving Average 61.2206
20-Day Moving Average 60.2165
10-Day Moving Average 60.667
Average True Range 1.4352
ADX 13.78
+DI 17.09
-DI 19.32
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 58.6844
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 61.9256
Upper Bollinger Band 62.0743
Lower Bollinger Band 58.3587
Percent B (%b) 0.68
BandWidth 6.170402
MACD Line -0.2329
MACD Signal Line -0.4331
MACD Histogram 0.2002
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 17.6 Billion
Num Shares 289 Million
EPS 4.40
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 13.84
Price-to-Sales 1.57
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 1.31
Dividend 1.88
Dividend Yield 3.09%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 62.17
Resistance 3 (R3) 62.17 61.75 61.95
Resistance 2 (R2) 61.75 61.43 61.75 61.88
Resistance 1 (R1) 61.32 61.22 61.11 61.32 61.81
Pivot Point 60.90 60.90 60.80 60.90 60.90
Support 1 (S1) 60.47 60.58 60.26 60.47 59.97
Support 2 (S2) 60.05 60.37 60.05 59.90
Support 3 (S3) 59.62 60.05 59.83
Support 4 (S4) 59.62