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alleghany corp (Y) Snapshot

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$426.00
Previous Close
$426.01
Day High
$429.90
Day Low
$424.50
52 Week High
07/1/14 - $445.99
52 Week Low
02/3/14 - $361.01
Market Cap
7.0B
Average Volume 10 Days
42.1K
EPS TTM
$29.29
Shares Outstanding
16.4M
EX-Date
12/19/86
P/E TM
14.5x
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alleghany corp (Y) Details

Alleghany Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides various insurance services in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Reinsurance and Insurance. The Reinsurance segment provides property insurance comprising fire, allied lines, auto physical damage, and homeowners’ insurance services. This segment also offers casualty and other insurance that include liability, medical malpractice, ocean marine and aviation, auto liability, accident and health, surety, and credit insurance services. It distributes its products through brokers and directly to insurance and reinsurance companies. The Insurance segment underwrites specialty insurance coverages in the property, umbrella/excess liability, general liability, directors’ and officer’s liability, and professional liability. It also writes surety products, such as commercial surety bonds and contract surety bonds; and workers’ compensation insurance, as well as provides bonds in the construction segment. This segment offers its products through approximately 128 independent insurance brokers and 28 managing general insurance agents. The company also manufactures and remanufactures/retrofits precision machine tools and supplies replacement parts; explores and produces oil deposits; and manufactures custom trailers and truck bodies for moving and storage industry, and other markets. In addition, it owns and manages various properties comprising improved and unimproved commercial land, and residential lots, which include approximately 320 acres of property in California. Alleghany Corporation was founded in 1929 and is based in New York, New York.

1,985 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/14
Founded in 1929

alleghany corp (Y) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $569.6K
Executive Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Head of Fixed Income, Senior Vice President a...
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Se...
Total Annual Compensation: $550.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

alleghany corp (Y) Key Developments

Alleghany Corporation Mulls Acquisitions

Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y) has filed a shelf registration. The net proceeds from the sale of the debt securities to which this prospectus relates will be used for general corporate purposes, including, but not limited to, acquisitions, additions to working capital, capital expenditures, investments, contributions of capital to our subsidiaries, repayment of debt, and repurchases and redemptions of our securities.

Alleghany Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2014

Alleghany Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported net earnings attributable to the company stockholders of USD 148,980,000 or USD 9.06 per basic and diluted share on total revenue of USD 1,291,216,000 against net earnings attributable to the company stockholders of USD 113,709,000 or USD 6.78 per basic and diluted share on total revenue of USD 1,196,219,000 reported last year. Earnings before income taxes were at USD 202,420,000 against USD 146,991,000 reported last year. For the six months, the company reported net earnings attributable to the company stockholders of USD 353,860,000 or USD 21.36 per basic and diluted share on total revenue of USD 2,577,858,000 against net earnings attributable to the company stockholders of USD 310,003,000 or USD 18.45 per basic and diluted share on total revenue of USD 2,419,774,000 reported last year. Earnings before income taxes were at USD 470,743,000 against USD 400,380,000 reported last year. Book value per common share was USD 451.65 as on June 30, 2014 against USD 412.96 as on June 30, 2013.

Alleghany Corporation to Report Q2, 2014 Results on Aug 04, 2014

Alleghany Corporation announced that they will report Q2, 2014 results After-Market on Aug 04, 2014

 

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