Alleghany Corporation (Y): Price and Financial Metrics

Alleghany Corporation (Y)

Today's Latest Price: $545.87 USD

3.56 (0.66%)

Updated Oct 20 7:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 59 in Insurance - Property & Casualty

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Y Stock Summary

  • Alleghany Corp's market capitalization of $7,761,540,720 is ahead of 82.28% of US-listed equities.
  • Alleghany Corp's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.91% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of Alleghany Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 84.83% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Alleghany Corp are PSO, ORI, MHK, NGHC, and FTCH.
  • Y's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Alleghany Corp's official web site, go to

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Y Price/Volume Stats

Current price $545.87 52-week high $847.95
Prev. close $542.31 52-week low $426.87
Day low $543.03 Volume 45,587
Day high $552.20 Avg. volume 66,969
50-day MA $537.39 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $580.36 Market Cap 7.81B

Alleghany Corporation (Y) Company Bio

Alleghany Corporation provides various insurance services in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Reinsurance and Insurance. The company was founded in 1929 and is based in New York, New York.

Y Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$545.87$791.92 46%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Alleghany Corp. To summarize, we found that Alleghany Corp ranked in the 55th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Specifically, our DCF analysis implies the stock is trading below its fair value by an estimated 46.67%. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Alleghany Corp, consider:

  • The company's debt burden, as measured by earnings divided by interest payments, is 0.35 -- which is good for besting only 21.52% of its peer stocks (US stocks in the Financial Services sector with positive cash flow).
  • Alleghany Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 10%; for context, that number is higher than 69.4% of tickers in our DCF set.

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For other companies in the Financial Services that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as Y, try IVZ, NGHC, FFG, TCPC, and GBL.

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Latest Y News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Alleghany Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate Y as an investment opportunity.

Did Hedge Funds Make The Right Call On Alleghany Corporation (Y)?

How do you pick the next stock to invest in? One way would be to spend days of research browsing through thousands of publicly traded companies. However, an easier way is to look at the stocks that smart money investors are collectively bullish on. Hedge funds and other institutional investors usually invest large amounts of […]

Yahoo | July 20, 2020

Alleghany Corporation to Announce 2020 Second Quarter Results on August 4, 2020

Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y) today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2020 after the market closes on Tuesday, August 4, 2020. In conjunction with the release, Alleghany will post its financial supplement to the company's website at

Yahoo | July 10, 2020

Alleghany Corporation (Y): Hedge Funds Are Nibbling

In this article we will take a look at whether hedge funds think Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y) is a good investment right now. We check hedge fund and billionaire investor sentiment before delving into hours of research. Hedge funds spend millions of dollars on Ivy League graduates, unconventional data sources, expert networks, and get tips from […]

Yahoo | June 15, 2020

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Yahoo | June 12, 2020

Alleghany (Y) Up 11.2% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

Alleghany (Y) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Zacks Investment Research | June 4, 2020

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Y Price Returns

1-mo 8.24%
3-mo 2.43%
6-mo 3.98%
1-year -28.36%
3-year -3.33%
5-year 9.60%
YTD -31.73%
2019 28.28%
2018 4.57%
2017 -1.98%
2016 27.24%
2015 3.11%

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