Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) : The money flow analysis of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) indicates a $7.31 million of outflow was on downticks, whereas, the investors on Monday gobbled up stocks worth $11.14 million on upticks. The ratio between the upticks and downticks was clearly in favor of the bulls at 1.52 and so was the total money flow at $3.83 million. The bulls lapped up $5.18 million worth of block trades on upticks. The money flow was $5.18 million in block trades, underlining the interest of the bulls in the stock even when the stock was declining.However, the price action shows that the bears had an upper hand in the stock of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG), pushing it down by -0.16% for the day. The stock slid $0.08 and traded at $49.3 during the day. Nonetheless, the stock is 0% over the previous weeks close.
Arthur J Gallagher & Co. has dropped 0.22% in the last five trading days, however, the shares have posted positive gains of 0.57% in the last 4 weeks. Arthur J Gallagher & Co. is up 4.81% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 22.52%.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG): The stock opened at $49.43 on Monday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $49.72 for the day. The stock traded down to $49.29 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $49.30 with a loss of -0.16% for the day. The stock had closed at $49.38 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,042,430 shares.
In a related news, Johnson David S, director of Gallagher Arthur J & Co, unloaded 3,125 shares at an average price of $49.69 on August 9, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $155,281, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. is engaged in providing insurance brokerage and consulting services and third-party claims settlement and administration services to entities in the United States and abroad. The Companys brokers, agents and administrators act as intermediaries between insurers and their customers. The Company operates in three segments: brokerage, risk management and corporate. The brokerage segment comprises of retail and wholesale insurance brokerage operations. The risk management segment provides contract claim settlement and administration services for enterprises and for insurance companies. The corporate segment reports the financial information related to its debt, clean energy investments, external acquisition-related expenses and other corporate costs.