Technical Analysis for PFG - Principal Financial Group Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 54.01 0.78% 0.42
PFG closed down 2.42 percent on Thursday, May 23, 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 Up Flat Down
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.78%
Below Lower BB Weakness 0.78%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 0.78%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction -1.66%
NR7 Range Contraction -1.66%
NR7-2 Range Contraction -1.66%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction -2.37%
NR7 Range Contraction -2.37%
BB Squeeze Ended Range Expansion -1.35%
20 DMA Resistance Bearish -2.72%

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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: 2 bullish, 1 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 61.12
52 Week Low 40.42
Average Volume 1,457,906
200-Day Moving Average 51.7508
50-Day Moving Average 53.9608
20-Day Moving Average 55.9195
10-Day Moving Average 54.975
Average True Range 1.2152
ADX 14.2
+DI 15.641
-DI 27.5804
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 54.2944
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 56.6456
Upper Bollinger Band 58.2206
Lower Bollinger Band 53.6184
Percent B (%b) -0.01
BandWidth 8.230045
MACD Line 0.0245
MACD Signal Line 0.3858
MACD Histogram -0.3613
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 15.49 Billion
Num Shares 289 Million
EPS 4.40
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 12.18
Price-to-Sales 1.57
Price-to-Book 1.76
PEG Ratio 1.31
Dividend 1.88
Dividend Yield 3.51%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 56.64
Resistance 3 (R3) 56.79 55.91 56.13
Resistance 2 (R2) 55.91 55.13 55.84 55.96
Resistance 1 (R1) 54.75 54.65 54.31 54.61 55.79
Pivot Point 53.88 53.88 53.66 53.80 53.88
Support 1 (S1) 52.72 53.10 52.28 52.57 51.39
Support 2 (S2) 51.84 52.62 51.77 51.22
Support 3 (S3) 50.68 51.84 51.05
Support 4 (S4) 50.54