Technical Analysis for Y - Alleghany Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 615.99 0.25% 1.52
Y closed up 0.25 percent on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, on 68 percent of normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average.

Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Flat Flat
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 15 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Jan 15 Cup with Handle Other 0.00%
Jan 15 Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.00%
Jan 15 NR7 Range Contraction 0.00%
Jan 14 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.25%
Jan 14 20 DMA Support Bullish 0.25%
Jan 14 Cup with Handle Other 0.25%
Jan 14 Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 0.25%
Jan 11 Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.16%
Jan 11 Cup with Handle Other 0.16%

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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
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ADX Trend
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Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 0 bearish and 4 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 659.88
52 Week Low 558.5
Average Volume 58,773
200-Day Moving Average 608.8852
50-Day Moving Average 617.7022
20-Day Moving Average 611.263
10-Day Moving Average 616.325
Average True Range 13.409
ADX 9.59
+DI 16.7903
-DI 19.4103
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 587.253
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 617.817
Upper Bollinger Band 630.6721
Lower Bollinger Band 591.8539
Percent B (%b) 0.62
BandWidth 6.350491
MACD Line 0.3789
MACD Signal Line -0.2935
MACD Histogram 0.6724
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 9.5 Billion
Num Shares 15.4 Million
EPS 30.87
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 19.95
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) 622.77
Resistance 3 (R3) 623.37 621.72 621.64
Resistance 2 (R2) 621.72 619.99 621.42 621.26
Resistance 1 (R1) 618.85 618.92 620.29 618.25 620.89
Pivot Point 617.20 617.20 617.91 616.90 617.20
Support 1 (S1) 614.33 615.47 615.77 613.73 611.09
Support 2 (S2) 612.68 614.40 612.38 610.72
Support 3 (S3) 609.81 612.68 610.34
Support 4 (S4) 609.21