Technical Analysis for PFG - Principal Financial Group Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 47.68 -2.59% -1.27
PFG closed down 1.07 percent on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, on 1.43 times normal volume. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Down
Historical PFG trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
New 52 Week Closing Low Bearish -2.59%
Cup with Handle Other -2.59%
Lower Bollinger Band Walk Weakness -2.59%
Multiple of Ten Bearish Other -2.59%
Below Lower BB Weakness -2.59%
Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness -2.59%
Down 4 Days in a Row Weakness -2.59%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness -2.59%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness -2.59%
Expansion Breakdown Bearish Swing Setup -3.64%

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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


Indicator Value
52 Week High 60.81
52 Week Low 48.84
Average Volume 1,040,780
200-Day Moving Average 55.35
50-Day Moving Average 54.90
20-Day Moving Average 54.57
10-Day Moving Average 54.06
Average True Range 1.37
ADX 19.88
+DI 14.46
-DI 44.26
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 52.88
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 53.02
Upper Bollinger Band 58.84
Lower Bollinger Band 50.30
Percent B (%b) -0.16
BandWidth 15.66
MACD Line -0.95
MACD Signal Line -0.20
MACD Histogram -0.7514
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 14.15 Billion
Num Shares 289 Million
EPS 4.40
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 11.13
Price-to-Sales 1.57
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 1.31
Dividend 1.88
Dividend Yield 3.84%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 51.44
Resistance 3 (R3) 51.70 51.13 51.03
Resistance 2 (R2) 51.13 50.50 51.00 50.89
Resistance 1 (R1) 50.04 50.10 49.76 49.78 50.75
Pivot Point 49.47 49.47 49.33 49.34 49.47
Support 1 (S1) 48.38 48.84 48.10 48.12 47.15
Support 2 (S2) 47.81 48.44 47.68 47.01
Support 3 (S3) 46.72 47.81 46.88
Support 4 (S4) 46.46