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Alleghany Corporation provides property and casualty reinsurance and insurance products. The Reinsurance segment offers property reinsurance products, and casualty and other reinsurance products. The Insurance segment underwrites specialty insurance coverages and surety products. The Company also explores for and produces oil and gas, manufactures custom trailers and truck bodies for moving and storage industry and other markets, and provides technical engineering services for pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, as well as operates a toy and consumer electronics company. In addition, it manufactures and remanufactures precision machine tools, as well as supplies replacement parts, and owns and manages improved and unimproved commercial land, as well as residential lots.

TypePublic
Founded1929
HQNew York, US
Websitealleghany.com

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)9,300(+112%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)$6.9 B(+8%)
Share Price (Jun 2019)$684.7

Key People/Management at Alleghany Corporation

Weston Hicks

Weston Hicks

President and Chief Executive Officer
John Sennott

John Sennott

SVP, CFO
Christopher Dalrymple

Christopher Dalrymple

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Joseph Brandon

Joseph Brandon

EVP
Kerry Jacobs

Kerry Jacobs

Chief Risk Officer
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Alleghany Corporation Office Locations

Alleghany Corporation has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
1411 Broadway 34th Floor
New York, US
Times Square Tower
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Alleghany Corporation Financials and Metrics

Alleghany Corporation Revenue

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Alleghany Corporation's revenue was reported to be $6.89 b in FY, 2018 which is a 7.2% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q2, 2019)

2.3b

Net income (Q2, 2019)

304.8m

Market capitalization (10-Jun-2019)

9.9b

Closing stock price (10-Jun-2019)

684.7

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

824.8m
Alleghany Corporation's current market capitalization is $9.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

6.1b6.4b6.9b

Revenue growth, %

23%5%7%

Cost of goods sold

4.6b5.3b5.1b

Gross profit

1.6b1.2b1.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Revenue

1.5b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.6b1.7b1.6b1.9b2.2b2.3b2.3b

Cost of goods sold

1.1b1.2b1.1b1.1b1.1b1.9b1.1b1.1b1.4b1.2b

Gross profit

407.6m357.8m473.0m424.6m405.3m(222.5m)508.1m757.4m812.0m1.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

28%23%29%28%26%(13%)32%40%37%48%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

594.1m838.4m1.0b

PP&E

112.9m125.3m195.2m

Goodwill

285.0m334.9m455.1m

Total Assets

23.8b25.4b25.3b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

460.7m100.5m54.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

160.5m135.0m127.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

792.9m445.7m402.4m

Purchases of PP&E

(24.0m)6.8m(23.3m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Net Income

154.7m231.9m390.8m149.4m252.0m(57.9m)171.2m469.6m759.0m447.9m752.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

34.9m74.8m115.0m35.7m69.7m106.2m33.1m64.5m95.4m27.7m56.9m

Cash From Operating Activities

39.6m321.6m573.7m(42.5m)203.9m426.0m(5.2m)149.2m323.8m(66.4m)173.6m

Purchases of PP&E

(2.1m)(9.0m)(19.0m)(4.5m)16.0m10.3m(11.1m)(13.2m)(38.9m)(13.0m)
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Alleghany Corporation Operating Metrics

Alleghany Corporation's Reported Claims, units was reported to be 15.2 k in FY, 2017.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Locations

20 20 23 22

Reported Claims, units

17.39 k17.34 k15.23 k
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Alleghany Corporation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
W&W Steel CompanyMay 01, 2017
JazwaresApril 18, 2016
Bourn & KochMay 02, 2012
TransReMarch 01, 2012
PacificCompJuly 01, 2007
RSUI GroupJuly 01, 2003
CapSpecialtyJanuary 01, 2002
AIHL Re LLC
Alleghany Insurance Holdings LLC
Calpe Insurance Company Limited
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Alleghany Corporation Revenue Breakdown

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Alleghany Corporation revenue breakdown by business segment: 24.8% from Insurance Segment and 75.2% from Reinsurance Segment

Alleghany Corporation Online and Social Media Presence

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Alleghany Corporation News and Updates

Alleghany Corporation Reports 2019 Second Quarter Results -- Notice

NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2019. A complete, full-text news release for Alleghany's 2019 second quarter results is available on Alleghany's website at www.alleghany.com...

Alleghany Corporation to Announce 2019 Second Quarter Results on August 6, 2019

NEW YORK, July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y) today announced that it will release its financial results for the second quarter of 2019 after the market closes on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. In conjunction with the release, Alleghany will post its financial supplement ...

Alleghany Corporation To Present At The Deutsche Bank 9th Annual Global Financial Services Conference

NEW YORK, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y) today announced that Jack Sennott, its Senior Vice President and chief financial officer, will present at the Deutsche Bank 9th Annual Global Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, May 28th at approximately 2:00 p.m. ...

Alleghany Corporation Reports 2019 First Quarter Results -- Notice

NEW YORK, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y) today announced its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2019. A complete, full-text news release for Alleghany's 2019 first quarter results is available on Alleghany's website at www.alleghany.com and...

Alleghany Corporation To Announce 2019 First Quarter Results On May 7, 2019

NEW YORK, April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y) today announced that it will release its financial results for the first quarter of 2019 after the market closes on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. In conjunction with the release, Alleghany will post its financial supplement to ...

Alleghany Corporation Reports 2018 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Results -- Notice

NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Alleghany Corporation (NYSE: Y) today announced its financial results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2018. A complete, full-text news release for Alleghany's 2018 fourth quarter and full year results is available on Alleghany's...
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Alleghany Corporation Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Alleghany Corporation founded?

    Alleghany Corporation was founded in 1929.

  • Who are Alleghany Corporation key executives?

    Alleghany Corporation's key executives are Weston Hicks, John Sennott and Christopher Dalrymple.

  • How many employees does Alleghany Corporation have?

    Alleghany Corporation has 9,300 employees.

  • What is Alleghany Corporation revenue?

    Latest Alleghany Corporation annual revenue is $6.9 b.

  • What is Alleghany Corporation revenue per employee?

    Latest Alleghany Corporation revenue per employee is $740.6 k.

  • Who are Alleghany Corporation competitors?

    Competitors of Alleghany Corporation include Validus Holdings, W.R. Berkley and Berkshire Hathaway.

  • Where is Alleghany Corporation headquarters?

    Alleghany Corporation headquarters is located at 1411 Broadway 34th Floor, New York.

  • Where are Alleghany Corporation offices?

    Alleghany Corporation has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Alleghany Corporation have?

    Alleghany Corporation has 2 offices.