Technical Analysis for Y - Alleghany Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 554.62 -1.61% -9.09
Y closed down 1.61 percent on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, on 1.16 times normal volume. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 0.00%
Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Above Upper BB Strength -1.61%
Gapped Up Strength -1.61%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength -1.61%
Crossed Above 20 DMA Bullish 2.77%
MACD Bullish Signal Line Cross Bullish 2.77%
180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 2.77%

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Alleghany Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the property and casualty reinsurance and insurance business in the United States. It operates through two segments, reinsurance and insurance. The reinsurance segment offers reinsurance services for a range of property insurance products, such as fire, allied lines, auto physical damage, and homeowners multiple peril lines; and casualty and other products, including liability, medical malpractice, ocean marine and aviation, auto liability, accident and health, surety, and credit. This segment provides property and casualty reinsurance to insurers and reinsurers through brokers and on a direct basis to ceding companies. The insurance segment underwrites specialty insurance coverages in the property, umbrella/excess liability, general liability, directors and officers liability, and professional liability lines of insurance; surety products, such as commercial surety bonds and contract surety bonds; and workers' compensation insurance. This segment offers its products through insurance brokers, and independent and general insurance agents. The company also manufactures and remanufactures/retrofits precision machine tools and supplies replacement parts; owns and manages properties comprising improved and unimproved commercial land, and residential lots in Sacramento, California; and manages, sources, executes, and monitors private equity investments. As of December 31, 2012, it owned approximately 320 acres of property in various land use categories ranging from multi-family residential to commercial. Alleghany Corporation was founded in 1929 and is based in New York, New York.
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Is Y 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 847.945
52 Week Low 426.87
Average Volume 63,800
200-Day Moving Average 641.09
50-Day Moving Average 514.72
20-Day Moving Average 529.05
10-Day Moving Average 532.98
Average True Range 18.22
ADX 16.74
+DI 35.56
-DI 15.08
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 528.80
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 542.66
Upper Bollinger Band 553.71
Lower Bollinger Band 504.38
Percent B (%b) 1.02
BandWidth 9.32
MACD Line 10.25
MACD Signal Line 7.33
MACD Histogram 2.9176
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 8.55 Billion
Num Shares 15.4 Million
EPS 30.87
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 17.97
Price-to-Sales 1.43
Price-to-Book 1.04
PEG Ratio -8.53
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 600.72
Resistance 3 (R3) 605.20 594.33 593.03
Resistance 2 (R2) 594.33 582.59 592.08 590.47
Resistance 1 (R1) 574.47 575.34 569.04 569.99 587.91
Pivot Point 563.60 563.60 560.88 561.35 563.60
Support 1 (S1) 543.74 551.86 538.31 539.26 521.33
Support 2 (S2) 532.87 544.61 530.62 518.77
Support 3 (S3) 513.01 532.87 516.21
Support 4 (S4) 508.53