Alleghany Co. (NYSE:Y) has received a consensus broker rating score of 1.00 (Strong Buy) from the two analysts that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a strong buy recommendation.
Brokers have set a 1 year consensus price objective of $625.00 for the company and are forecasting that the company will post $7.58 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Alleghany an industry rank of 44 out of 265 based on the ratings given to related companies.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Alleghany from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Saturday, January 6th.
Alleghany (Y) opened at $594.80 on Tuesday. Alleghany has a 1-year low of $521.07 and a 1-year high of $667.19. The company has a market cap of $9,510.39, a PE ratio of -4,575.38 and a beta of 0.94. The company has a current ratio of 0.27, a quick ratio of 0.27 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.18.
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Alleghany Corporation is an insurance holding company. The Company, through its subsidiary Alleghany Insurance Holdings LLC (AIHL) and its subsidiaries, is engaged in the property and casualty insurance business. AIHL’s insurance operations are conducted by its subsidiaries RSUI Group, Inc (RSUI), CapSpecialty, Inc (CapSpecialty) and Pacific Compensation Corporation (PacificComp).
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