Technical Analysis for Y - Alleghany Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 674.23 0.93% 6.23
Y closed up 0.93 percent on Thursday, April 15, 2021, on 84 percent of normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high. 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.
Earnings due: May 3
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Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

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

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.00%
New 52 Week High Strength 0.00%
Gapped Up Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Up 4 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Up 5 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.93%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.93%
Older End-of-Day Signals for Y ...

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Alert Time
Rose Above Upper Bollinger Band about 17 hours ago
Up 1% about 17 hours ago
Rose Above Previous Day's High about 18 hours ago
New 52 Week High about 18 hours ago
Upper Bollinger Band Resistance 1 day ago
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Alleghany Corporation Description

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.


Sector: Financial Services
Industry: Insurance - Property & Casualty
Keywords: Insurance Reinsurance Actuarial Science General Insurance Insurance Broker Insurance Coverage Property Insurance Surety Bond Compensation Insurance Insurance Agents Machine Tool Insurance Brokers Machine Tools Reinsurance Services Medical Malpractice Insurance Coverages Property Insurance Products Insurance Segment Surety Products

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 676.99
52 Week Low 434.53
Average Volume 57,909
200-Day Moving Average 578.96
50-Day Moving Average 634.22
20-Day Moving Average 646.99
10-Day Moving Average 657.86
Average True Range 11.50
ADX 16.27
+DI 30.03
-DI 17.68
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 642.48
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 656.03
Upper Bollinger Band 675.16
Lower Bollinger Band 618.82
Percent B (%b) 0.98
BandWidth 8.71
MACD Line 9.69
MACD Signal Line 7.28
MACD Histogram 2.4083
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 9.53 Billion
Num Shares 14.1 Million
EPS 3.71
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 181.98
Price-to-Sales 0.99
Price-to-Book 0.97
PEG Ratio -26.99
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 685.27
Resistance 3 (R3) 684.96 680.98 683.43
Resistance 2 (R2) 680.98 678.17 681.13 682.82
Resistance 1 (R1) 677.60 676.43 679.29 677.91 682.20
Pivot Point 673.62 673.62 674.46 673.77 673.62
Support 1 (S1) 670.24 670.81 671.93 670.55 666.26
Support 2 (S2) 666.26 669.07 666.41 665.64
Support 3 (S3) 662.88 666.26 665.03
Support 4 (S4) 663.19