Technical Analysis for PFG - Principal Financial Group Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 67.75 -0.62% -0.42
PFG closed down 0.62 percent on Friday, October 20, 2017, on 1.18 times normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Earnings due: Oct 26

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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Oct 20 New 52 Week High Other 0.00%
Oct 20 Three Weeks Tight Range Contraction 0.00%
Oct 19 New 52 Week High Other -0.62%
Oct 19 New 52 Week Closing High Bullish -0.62%
Oct 19 Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup -0.62%

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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
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Summary: Counts: 4 bullish, 0 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 68.18
52 Week Low 50.9665
Average Volume 899,012
200-Day Moving Average 62.604
50-Day Moving Average 64.0276
20-Day Moving Average 66.1765
10-Day Moving Average 67.464
Average True Range 0.7685
ADX 40.65
+DI 34.79
-DI 7.88
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 66.5945
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 64.9855
Upper Bollinger Band 69.2652
Lower Bollinger Band 63.0878
Percent B (%b) 0.75
BandWidth 9.334734
MACD Line 1.1837
MACD Signal Line 1.0821
MACD Histogram 0.1016
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 19.58 Billion
Num Shares 289 Million
EPS 4.40
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 15.40
Price-to-Sales 1.53
Price-to-Book 1.72
PEG Ratio 1.47
Dividend 1.88
Dividend Yield 2.77%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 69.54
Resistance 3 (R3) 69.72 69.31 69.24
Resistance 2 (R2) 69.31 68.86 69.22 69.14
Resistance 1 (R1) 68.53 68.57 68.33 68.35 69.04
Pivot Point 68.12 68.12 68.02 68.03 68.12
Support 1 (S1) 67.34 67.67 67.14 67.16 66.46
Support 2 (S2) 66.93 67.38 66.84 66.36
Support 3 (S3) 66.15 66.93 66.26
Support 4 (S4) 65.97