Alleghany Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:Y)

About Alleghany Corp.

Alleghany Corp. logoAlleghany Corporation is an insurance holding company. The Company owns and manages operating subsidiaries and investments, which are involved in the property and casualty reinsurance and insurance. The Company operates through two segments: reinsurance and insurance. The Company's reinsurance segment consists of property and casualty reinsurance operations conducted by the Company's subsidiary, Transatlantic Holdings, Inc. (TransRe), and its reinsurance operating subsidiaries. The Company's insurance segment consists of property and casualty insurance operations conducted by Alleghany Insurance Holdings LLC (AIHL) through its insurance operating subsidiaries, RSUI Group, Inc. (RSUI), CapSpecialty, Inc. (CapSpecialty) and Pacific Compensation Corporation (PacificComp). The Company owns and manages properties in the Sacramento, California region through its subsidiary, Alleghany Properties Holdings LLC (Alleghany Properties).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: Reinsurance
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: Y
  • CUSIP: 01717510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $526.10
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $528.68
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $524.63
  • 52-Week Range: $446.50 - $553.48
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.04
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 311.30
  • P/E Growth: -1.20
  • Market Cap: $8.12B
  • Outstanding Shares: 15,439,000
  • Beta: 0.84
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 8.64%
  • Return on Equity: 6.07%
  • Return on Assets: 2.01%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.17%
  • Current Ratio: 0.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.25%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Alleghany Corp. (NYSE:Y) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $43.00 (91.83% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Alleghany Corp. (NYSE:Y)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/16/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$43.00View Rating Details
1/28/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/15/2015Janney Montgomery ScottUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Alleghany Corp. (NYSE:Y)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2016        
8/2/2016Q216$6.21$2.96$1.16 billion$1.58 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$7.58$9.32$1.15 billion$1.48 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2016Q415$6.63$8.44$1.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q3$6.41$6.07$1.14 billion$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q2$7.53$8.19$1.13 billion$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115$7.93$8.19$1.13 billion$1.16 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2015Q414$8.36$8.61$1.07 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2014Q314$7.60$11.40$1.08 billion$1.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$8.00$9.06$1.07 billion$1.29 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q1$8.16$12.28$1.07 billion$1.29 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313$6.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013$5.36$6.78$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312$4.37$7.41$1.18 billion$1.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Alleghany Corp. (NYSE:Y)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.39 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.69 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$7.33$7.33$7.33
Q2 20161$5.08$5.08$5.08
Q3 20161$5.66$5.66$5.66
Q4 20161$8.28$8.28$8.28
Q1 20171$7.35$7.35$7.35
Q2 20171$7.51$7.51$7.51
Q3 20171$5.35$5.35$5.35
Q4 20171$7.71$7.71$7.71
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Alleghany Corp. (NYSE:Y)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Alleghany Corp. (NYSE:Y)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 81.96%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/11/2016William K LavinDirectorSell336$520.51$174,891.36View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016William K LavinDirectorSell552$476.79$263,188.08View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Jefferson KirbyDirectorSell7,413$419.14$3,107,084.82View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014Jefferson KirbyDirectorSell4,581$422.31$1,934,602.11View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Rex D AdamsDirectorSell1,148$398.32$457,271.36View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014William K LavinDirectorSell1,148$402.38$461,932.24View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Roger Bryce GorhamSVPSell1,650$406.73$671,104.50View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013John Langton Sennott JrSVPBuy1,000$393.94$393,940.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013Thomas S JohnsonDirectorSell1,171$388.32$454,722.72View SEC Filing  
8/30/2012Joseph Patrick BrandonEVPBuy1,000$334.25$334,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2012Joseph Patrick BrandonEVPBuy1,506$330.98$498,455.88View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Alleghany Corp. (NYSE:Y)
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capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Alleghany Corp. : September 20, 2016 (NYSE:Y)
www.capitalcube.com - September 21 at 12:02 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAlleghany Doesn't Yet Deserve The 'Mini-Berkshire' Moniker (NYSE:Y)
seekingalpha.com - September 14 at 8:26 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 ALLEGHANY CORP /DE For: Sep 03 Filed by: Brandon Joseph Patrick (NYSE:Y)
www.streetinsider.com - September 8 at 12:09 PM
capitalcube.com logoAlleghany Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : Y-US : September 8, 2016 (NYSE:Y)
www.capitalcube.com - September 8 at 12:09 PM
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capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Alleghany Corp. : August 29, 2016 (NYSE:Y)
www.capitalcube.com - August 29 at 8:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAlleghany & Units See Rating Action from A.M. Best (NYSE:Y)
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 8:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoA.M. Best Upgrades Ratings of Transatlantic Reinsurance Company and Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y)
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 8:10 PM
News IconT. Rowe Price and Alleghany Corp sue Valeant over alleged fraud; says it costs shareholders billions (NYSE:Y)
mobile.bignewsnetwork.com - August 19 at 11:23 AM
law360.com logoT. Rowe, Alleghany Go After Valeant For Stock Drop (NYSE:Y)
www.law360.com - August 18 at 8:35 PM
usatoday.com logoT. Rowe Price accuses Valeant of 'fraudulent scheme' (NYSE:Y)
www.usatoday.com - August 18 at 8:35 PM
forbes.com logoRSI Alert: Alleghany (Y) Now Oversold (NYSE:Y)
www.forbes.com - August 16 at 8:28 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAlleghany Is About To Hit Its Stride (NYSE:Y)
seekingalpha.com - August 11 at 11:53 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 8:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoAlleghany Corp. :Y-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 8, 2016 (NYSE:Y)
www.capitalcube.com - August 8 at 8:37 PM
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www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 8:36 PM
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www.reactionsnet.com - August 4 at 11:41 AM
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www.twst.com - August 4 at 11:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAlleghany Corporation Reports 2016 Second Quarter Results -- Notice (NYSE:Y)
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 11:41 AM
capitalcube.com logoAlleghany Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : Y-US : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:Y)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 11:41 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoAlleghany posts 2Q profit (NYSE:Y)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 8:48 PM
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www.businessinsurance.com - July 8 at 11:12 AM
streetinsider.com logoAlleghany (Y) Unit Acquires First Act (NYSE:Y)
www.streetinsider.com - July 8 at 11:12 AM
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www.roanoke.com - July 7 at 11:04 AM
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www.sltrib.com - July 6 at 8:54 PM
fidaily.com logoShares now down at $539.17 Alleghany Corporation To Announce 2016… (NYSE:Y)
www.fidaily.com - July 6 at 8:54 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Alleghany Capital Corp acquires musical products business from First Act Inc (NYSE:Y)
feeds.reuters.com - July 6 at 5:05 PM
publicnow.com logoAlleghany Capital Corporation Announces Acquisition By Jazwares (NYSE:Y)
www.publicnow.com - July 6 at 4:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo4:31 pm Alleghany Corporation acquires the musical products business of First Act Inc; terms not disclosed (NYSE:Y)
finance.yahoo.com - July 6 at 4:31 PM
bloomberg.com logoBuffett’s Gen Re Turns to Rival for Broker Relationships (1) (NYSE:Y)
washpost.bloomberg.com - July 5 at 7:57 PM
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www.canadianunderwriter.ca - July 5 at 7:57 PM
bloomberg.com logoBuffett’s Gen Re Turns to Rival for Broker Relationships (NYSE:Y)
www.bloomberg.com - July 5 at 2:27 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoALLEGHANY CORP /DE Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:Y)
biz.yahoo.com - July 5 at 12:35 PM
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www.wdbj7.com - June 29 at 11:03 AM
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wsls.com - June 29 at 11:03 AM
capitalcube.com logoAlleghany Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : Y-US : June 28, 2016 (NYSE:Y)
www.capitalcube.com - June 28 at 9:59 AM
News IconFederal Disaster Declared in West Virginia from Historic Flooding, More Rain Expected (NYSE:Y)
www.insurancejournal.com - June 27 at 5:16 AM
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News IconDeath toll rises in West Virginia flooding (NYSE:Y)
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News Icon3 emergency workers hurt; National Guard to help with flood response in Alleghany County (NYSE:Y)
www.roanoke.com - June 26 at 7:10 PM

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Last Updated on 9/27/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff