Technical Analysis for AMPH - Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
B 19.97 2.10% 0.41
AMPH closed up 2.1 percent on Friday, May 14, 2021, on 1.42 times normal volume. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up
Historical AMPH trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
New Uptrend Bullish 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 0.00%
Above Upper BB Strength 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 2.10%
Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength 2.10%
Above Upper BB Strength 2.10%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 2.10%
Older End-of-Day Signals for AMPH ...

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Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Description

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a generic and specialty pharmaceutical company, engages in the discovery, development, manufacture, and marketing of generic and proprietary pharmaceuticals, delivery systems, and active pharmaceutical ingredients. The company focuses on injectable, inhalation, and other categories of pharmaceutical products. Its products include Enoxaparin Sodium Injection, which is indicated for the prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis, which may lead to pulmonary embolism and the inpatient/outpatient treatment of acute deep vein thrombosis; Amphadase, a protein enzyme that is prepared from a highly purified bovine testicular hyaluronidase; Cortrosyn for Injection, a diagnostic agent that is used in the screening of patients presumed to have adrenocortocal insufficiency; and prefilled disposable emergency syringes for crash cart use. The company's products also include Lidocaine HCl Jelly, a preservative-free topical local anesthetic agent that is provided in a prefilled syringe; Naloxone HCl Injection for the complete or partial reversal of narcotic depression and diagnosis of suspected acute opioid overdose; and Phytonadione Injection (Vitamin K1) for newborns. In addition, it markets its drug development pipeline and patented technologies. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Rancho Cucamonga, California with manufacturing subsidiaries/facilities in South El Monte, California; and West Roxbury and Canton, Massachusetts.


Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic
Keywords: Medicine Pharmaceutical Pharmaceutical Products Medical Equipment Pharmacology Drug Development Vitamin Opioid Reversal Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Depression Syringe Vein Xone Thrombosis Drug Paraphernalia Heroin Local Anesthetic Deep Vein Thrombosis Injection Naloxone Hyaluronidase Lidocaine Pulmonary Embolism

Is AMPH a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 22.69
52 Week Low 16.91
Average Volume 158,487
200-Day Moving Average 19.03
50-Day Moving Average 18.03
20-Day Moving Average 18.04
10-Day Moving Average 18.70
Average True Range 0.55
ADX 26.9
+DI 32.99
-DI 8.43
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 18.34
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 18.67
Upper Bollinger Band 19.75
Lower Bollinger Band 16.33
Percent B (%b) 1.06
BandWidth 18.95
MACD Line 0.46
MACD Signal Line 0.21
MACD Histogram 0.2567
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 948.65 Million
Num Shares 47.5 Million
EPS 0.14
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 147.93
Price-to-Sales 2.69
Price-to-Book 2.17
PEG Ratio 2.77
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 20.98
Resistance 3 (R3) 20.88 20.44 20.81
Resistance 2 (R2) 20.44 20.18 20.49 20.76
Resistance 1 (R1) 20.21 20.02 20.32 20.31 20.70
Pivot Point 19.77 19.77 19.82 19.82 19.77
Support 1 (S1) 19.53 19.51 19.65 19.63 19.24
Support 2 (S2) 19.09 19.35 19.14 19.18
Support 3 (S3) 18.86 19.09 19.13
Support 4 (S4) 18.96