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Yesterday, Nov. 12, 2013, 237 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $100.00 to $356,344,136.36.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Alleghany (Y) - FREE Research Report

Wong Raymond who is Director at Alleghany bought 300 shares at $390.21 on Nov. 12, 2013. Following this transaction, the Director owned 600 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 100% with the 300 share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $394.00, up $3.79, or 0.96% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Alleghany go as follows:

  • 12-Week # shares sold: 1,650
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 300
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 1,650

The average volume for Alleghany has been 42,000 shares per day over the past 30 days. Alleghany has a market cap of $6.6 billion and is part of the financial sector and insurance industry. Shares are up 17.37% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday.

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 company has a P/E ratio of 22.4. Currently there are no analysts that rate Alleghany a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Alleghany as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Alleghany Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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