Technical Analysis for AKRX - Akorn, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 3.59 4.36% 0.15
AKRX closed up 4.36 percent on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, on 87 percent of normal volume. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

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Akorn, Inc. engages in the manufacture and marketing of diagnostic and therapeutic ophthalmic pharmaceuticals products, hospital drugs, and injectable pharmaceuticals in the United States and internationally. It offers products in various specialty areas, including ophthalmology, antidotes, anti-infectives, pain management, anesthesia, and vaccines. The company's Ophthalmic segment markets diagnostic products, including mydriatics and cycloplegics, anesthetics, topical stains, gonioscopic solutions, angiography dyes, and others primarily for use in the office setting. This segment also offers therapeutic products, such as antibiotics, steroids, steroid combinations, glaucoma medications, decongestants/antihistamines, and anti-edema medications to wholesalers, chain drug stores, and other national account customers; and non-pharmaceutical products, which include various artificial tear solutions, preservative-free lubricating ointments, and eyelid cleansers. In addition, the Ophthalmic segment provides a line of over-the-counter dry eye and other eye health products principally under the TheraTears brand name through a chain drug stores and big box retailers, as well as directly to optometrists, ophthalmologists, and other eye care practitioners and clinics. Its Hospital Drugs & Injectables segment provides a line of hospital drug and injectable pharmaceutical products comprising antidotes, anti-infectives, controlled substances for pain management and anesthesia, and other pharmaceutical products to hospitals through the wholesale distribution channel. The company's Contract Services segment manufactures ophthalmic and injectable pharmaceutical products for third party pharmaceutical customers based on their specifications. It serves physicians, optometrists, hospitals, wholesalers, group purchasing organizations, retail pharmacy chains, and other pharmaceutical companies. Akorn, Inc. was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Lake Forest, Illinois.
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Is AKRX a Buy, Sell or Hold?
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Oversold / Overbought
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Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 19.81
52 Week Low 3.14
Average Volume 2,629,565
200-Day Moving Average 9.6789
50-Day Moving Average 3.92
20-Day Moving Average 3.832
10-Day Moving Average 3.608
Average True Range 0.2804
ADX 11.7
+DI 23.2344
-DI 23.1427
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 3.7088
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 4.1612
Upper Bollinger Band 4.3436
Lower Bollinger Band 3.3204
Percent B (%b) 0.26
BandWidth 26.701461
MACD Line -0.1581
MACD Signal Line -0.12
MACD Histogram -0.0381
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 448.2 Million
Num Shares 125 Million
EPS 0.99
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 3.63
Price-to-Sales 4.02
Price-to-Book 4.63
PEG Ratio -4.09
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 3.86
Resistance 3 (R3) 3.84 3.73 3.82
Resistance 2 (R2) 3.73 3.66 3.74 3.80
Resistance 1 (R1) 3.66 3.62 3.70 3.68 3.78
Pivot Point 3.55 3.55 3.57 3.56 3.55
Support 1 (S1) 3.48 3.48 3.52 3.50 3.40
Support 2 (S2) 3.37 3.44 3.38 3.38
Support 3 (S3) 3.30 3.37 3.37
Support 4 (S4) 3.32