Technical Analysis for Y - Alleghany Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 590.19 -0.44% -2.62
Y closed down 0.44 percent on Thursday, April 19, 2018, on 89 percent of normal volume.

Earnings due: May 3

Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Down Flat
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Apr 19 Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
Apr 18 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction -0.44%
Apr 18 NR7 Range Contraction -0.44%
Apr 17 50 DMA Resistance Bearish -0.61%
Apr 17 Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish -0.61%
Apr 17 Wide Bands Range Expansion -0.61%
Apr 16 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction -0.41%
Apr 16 NR7 Range Contraction -0.41%
Apr 16 Wide Bands Range Expansion -0.41%
Apr 13 Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.18%

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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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Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 2 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 639.42
52 Week Low 521.07
Average Volume 67,290
200-Day Moving Average 586.0762
50-Day Moving Average 601.863
20-Day Moving Average 596.1745
10-Day Moving Average 591.509
Average True Range 12.4813
ADX 19.27
+DI 16.06
-DI 24.68
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 590.3561
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 612.4539
Upper Bollinger Band 614.3219
Lower Bollinger Band 578.0271
Percent B (%b) 0.34
BandWidth 6.087949
MACD Line -4.5733
MACD Signal Line -3.9434
MACD Histogram -0.6299
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 9.1 Billion
Num Shares 15.4 Million
EPS 30.87
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 19.12
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) 601.14
Resistance 3 (R3) 602.04 599.30 599.32
Resistance 2 (R2) 599.30 596.51 598.85 598.71
Resistance 1 (R1) 594.74 594.79 593.37 593.84 598.10
Pivot Point 592.00 592.00 591.31 591.55 592.00
Support 1 (S1) 587.44 589.21 586.07 586.54 582.28
Support 2 (S2) 584.70 587.49 584.25 581.67
Support 3 (S3) 580.14 584.70 581.07
Support 4 (S4) 579.24