Property and Casualty Insurance Equities Technical Commentary -- Berkshire Hathaway, Allstate, Radian Group, HCC Insurance Holdings, and AXIS Capital Holdings

Aug 04, 2015, 09:25 ET from www.equityresearchinstitute.com

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Equity Research Institute has initiated coverage on the following equities: Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B), The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL), Radian Group Inc. (NYSE: RDN), HCC Insurance Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HCC) and AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd (NYSE: AXS). Free research report on Berkshire Hathaway can be accessed at https://www.EquityResearchInstitute.com/reports?keyword=BRK-B. On Monday, August 03, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 5,115.38, down 0.25%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.52%, to finish the day at 17,598.20 and the S&P 500 closed at 2,098.04, down 0.28%. The losses were broad based as seven out of nine sectors ended the session in negative. Register for your complimentary reports at the links given below.  

Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s stock finished Monday's session 0.29% lower at $142.33. A total of 2.54 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 3.03 million shares. Over the previous three months and since the beginning of 2015, Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s shares have fallen by 2.61% and 5.21%, respectively. However, the stock has gained 3.60% in the last one month. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day moving average by 0.77%. Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 17.25 and has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 53.12. Sign up and read the free notes on BRK-B at:

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On Monday, shares in The Allstate Corp. ended the session 0.62% higher at $69.38. The stock reported a trading volume of 2.10 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.61 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 10.64. Although, the Allstate Corp.'s shares have advanced 6.75% in the last one month, it has lost 0.19% in the previous three months and 0.38% on YTD basis. The stock is trading 3.58% above its 50-day moving average and 1.85% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of The Allstate Corp. have an RSI of 66.67. The complimentary notes on ALL can be downloaded in PDF format at:

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Radian Group Inc.'s stock edged 0.22% lower, to close the day at $18.42. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.65 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.27 million shares. Over the previous three months and since the start of this year, Radian Group Inc.'s shares have gained 3.21% and 10.21%, respectively. However, the stock has lost 1.23% in the last one month. The company's shares are trading 0.21% above their 50-day moving average and 7.67% above their 200-day moving average. Additionally, Radian Group Inc. traded at a PE ratio of 3.89 and has an RSI of 49.13. Register for free on Equity Research Institute and access the latest research on RDN at:

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On Monday, shares in HCC Insurance Holdings Inc. recorded a trading volume of 0.54 million shares, lower than their three months average volume of 1.18 million shares. The stock ended the day 0.21% higher at $77.32. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 16.42. HCC Insurance Holdings Inc.'s stock has advanced 0.43% in the last one month, 34.08% in the previous three months and 45.78% on YTD basis. The company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 7.56% and 31.71%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of HCC Insurance Holdings Inc. have an RSI of 86.66. The complete research on HCC is available for free at:

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AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd's stock gained 3.84%, to close Monday's session at $59.77. The stock recorded a trading volume of 1.11 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.84 million shares. Over the last one month and the previous three months, AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd's shares have surged 10.30% and 14.66%, respectively. Additionally, the stock has gained 18.29% since the start of this year. The company is trading 8.84% and 16.26% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Furthermore, AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd's stock traded at a PE ratio of 9.27 and has an RSI of 76.02. Free in-depth research on AXS is available at:

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