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Alleghany Corporation: Insurance For Investor Portfolios

Alleghany Corporation (NYSE:Y) is a highly undervalued insurance company with huge potential on an international level in a business with solid growth prospects. Below is our introduction into the business model, the strengths, and the new buying opportunity that exists for Alleghany after the recent pullback off highs. Investors will soon realize strong value in this company, as it has beat analyst expectations 9 of the last 12 quarters. The company has shown the ability to weather tough catastrophe and disaster situations, and is in a position to thrive going forward. Alleghany has a market cap of $6.3 billion and reports the next quarter on February 25, 2015. With this in mind, we value Y at $400.00 by

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