Traders and investors should note that the leading insurance company stock American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) has been declining lower since the start of the year. In January 2017, AIG stock was trading as high as $67.47 a share. Today, AIG stock is trading lower by $59.43 a share. Many traders and investors are now wondering if this leading insurance stock is now trading at an attractive level. Well, the chart is telling us there should be a little bit more downside in the cards for AIG stock.
The weekly chart of AIG is signaling a major support level around the $58.00 area. This price level is where the institutional money was injected into the stock back in November 2016. If you look at the chart below you will clearly see the big weekly chart reversal pattern that occurred. Often the institutional money will support the stock when this level is retested. Please understand, AIG will report earnings on May 3, 2017. So there is a good chance this level could be tested around that time of the earnings release. Either way, the $58.00 area is a solid buy level for the stock.