Technical Analysis for Y - Alleghany Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 585.0 1.21% 7.00
Y closed up 1.21 percent on Friday, June 22, 2018, on 1.19 times normal volume. The stock rose above its 50 day moving average, improving its intermediate-term outlook by crossing above that important trendline. The stock crossed above its 200 day moving average, improving its long-term outlook by crossing above that critical trendline.

Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Flat Up Flat
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jun 22 Crossed Above 50 DMA Bullish 0.00%
Jun 22 Upside 200 DMA Break Bullish 0.00%
Jun 21 MACD Bearish Signal Line Cross Bearish 1.21%
Jun 21 Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 1.21%
Jun 20 Downside 200 DMA Break Bearish 0.73%
Jun 20 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.73%
Jun 19 NR7 Range Contraction -0.25%
Jun 18 200 DMA Support Bullish -0.48%
Jun 18 50 DMA Support Bullish -0.48%
Jun 18 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup -0.48%

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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.
Is Y 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, 0 bearish and 3 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 82,198
200-Day Moving Average 583.4455
50-Day Moving Average 581.7938
20-Day Moving Average 581.5425
10-Day Moving Average 584.878
Average True Range 9.0871
ADX 20.6
+DI 15.89
-DI 22.18
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 568.1987
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 585.7613
Upper Bollinger Band 596.7028
Lower Bollinger Band 566.3822
Percent B (%b) 0.61
BandWidth 5.213824
MACD Line 0.5758
MACD Signal Line 0.6307
MACD Histogram -0.0549
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 9.02 Billion
Num Shares 15.4 Million
EPS 30.87
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 18.95
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) 596.38
Resistance 3 (R3) 595.69 591.21 594.48
Resistance 2 (R2) 591.21 588.32 591.56 593.85
Resistance 1 (R1) 588.11 586.53 589.66 588.79 593.22
Pivot Point 583.63 583.63 584.41 583.97 583.63
Support 1 (S1) 580.52 580.73 582.08 581.21 576.78
Support 2 (S2) 576.04 578.94 576.39 576.15
Support 3 (S3) 572.94 576.04 575.52
Support 4 (S4) 573.62