Technical Analysis for PFG - Principal Financial Group Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 49.075 -0.76% -0.38
PFG closed down 3.85 percent on Friday, March 22, 2019, on approximately normal volume. The stock fell below its 50 day moving average, damaging its intermediate-term outlook by crossing under that important trendline.

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Mar 22 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish -0.76%
Mar 22 180 Bearish Setup Bearish Swing Setup -0.76%
Mar 22 Expansion Pivot Sell Setup Bearish Swing Setup -0.76%
Mar 22 Multiple of Ten Bearish Other -0.76%
Mar 22 Below Lower BB Weakness -0.76%
Mar 22 Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness -0.76%
Mar 21 50 DMA Support Bullish -4.58%
Mar 21 180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup -4.58%
Mar 21 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup -4.58%
Mar 21 Multiple of Ten Bullish Other -4.58%

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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.
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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 62.07
52 Week Low 40.42
Average Volume 1,923,298
200-Day Moving Average 51.9336
50-Day Moving Average 50.0924
20-Day Moving Average 51.427
10-Day Moving Average 51.261
Average True Range 1.2359
ADX 13.7
+DI 18.3516
-DI 30.5168
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 49.7723
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 52.7577
Upper Bollinger Band 53.4057
Lower Bollinger Band 49.4483
Percent B (%b) 0.0
BandWidth 7.69518
MACD Line 0.2421
MACD Signal Line 0.4814
MACD Histogram -0.2393
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 14.29 Billion
Num Shares 289 Million
EPS 4.40
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 11.24
Price-to-Sales 1.57
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 1.31
Dividend 1.88
Dividend Yield 3.80%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 52.30
Resistance 3 (R3) 52.49 51.74 51.83
Resistance 2 (R2) 51.74 51.01 51.64 51.67
Resistance 1 (R1) 50.59 50.56 50.22 50.40 51.51
Pivot Point 49.84 49.84 49.65 49.74 49.84
Support 1 (S1) 48.69 49.11 48.32 48.50 47.39
Support 2 (S2) 47.94 48.66 47.84 47.23
Support 3 (S3) 46.79 47.94 47.08
Support 4 (S4) 46.60