Leucadia National Corporation (LUK) : Traders are bullish on Leucadia National Corporation (LUK) as it has outperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin of 0.31% in the past 4 weeks. The bullishness in the stock continues even in the near-term as the stock has returned an impressive 0.62%, relative to the S&P 500. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 2.12% in the last 1 week, and is up 4.7% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.21% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 2.91%.
Leucadia National Corporation (NYSE:LUK): The stock opened at $17.97 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $17.97 for the day. The stock traded down to $17.69 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $17.83 with a loss of -0.17% for the day. The stock had closed at $17.86 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,280,289 shares.
The company Insiders own 9.5% of Leucadia National Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by 110.85% . Institutional Investors own 71.31% of Leucadia National Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 81.17%.
Leucadia National Corporation (Leucadia) is a diversified holding company engaged through its subsidiaries in a variety of businesses. The Companys business operations include capital markets and asset management. The capital markets business includes its securities, commodities, futures and foreign exchange brokerage trading provides the sales, trading, origination and advisory effort for various fixed income, equity and advisory activities and investment banking, which consist of underwritin