Technical Analysis for AKRX - Akorn, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade D 3.64 -2.67% -0.10
AKRX closed down 2.67 percent on Friday, September 13, 2019, on 1.49 times normal volume. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback 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?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
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ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 1 bullish, 2 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 13.81
52 Week Low 2.34
Average Volume 1,904,028
200-Day Moving Average 3.8603
50-Day Moving Average 3.4092
20-Day Moving Average 2.9425
10-Day Moving Average 3.07
Average True Range 0.3049
ADX 21.41
+DI 32.7242
-DI 15.6699
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 2.9753
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 3.2547
Upper Bollinger Band 3.6197
Lower Bollinger Band 2.2653
Percent B (%b) 1.01
BandWidth 46.028887
MACD Line 0.0438
MACD Signal Line -0.1064
MACD Histogram 0.1503
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 454.44 Million
Num Shares 125 Million
EPS 0.99
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 3.68
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) 4.11
Resistance 3 (R3) 4.14 4.00 4.03
Resistance 2 (R2) 4.00 3.88 3.99 4.01
Resistance 1 (R1) 3.82 3.81 3.76 3.80 3.98
Pivot Point 3.69 3.69 3.66 3.68 3.69
Support 1 (S1) 3.51 3.57 3.44 3.48 3.30
Support 2 (S2) 3.37 3.49 3.36 3.27
Support 3 (S3) 3.19 3.37 3.25
Support 4 (S4) 3.17