Technical Analysis for APDN - Applied DNA Sciences Inc

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 9.09 2.83% 0.25
APDN closed up 2.83 percent on Thursday, August 13, 2020, on 23 percent of normal volume. It was able to find support at its 50 day moving average. 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.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Down
Historical APDN trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
50 DMA Support Bullish 0.00%
1,2,3 Pullback Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Stochastic Reached Oversold Weakness 0.00%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.00%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
20 DMA Resistance Bearish 2.83%
Multiple of Ten Bearish Other 2.83%
Wide Bands Range Expansion 2.83%
Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 2.83%

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Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. provides botanical-DNA based anti-counterfeiting and product authentication solutions for supply chain security, brand protection, and law enforcement applications in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The company offers SigNature DNA markers for embedment into a range of media, such as inks, dyes, textile treatments, thermal ribbon thread, laminates, glues, threads, varnishes, adhesives, and metal coatings; SigNature T botanical DNA markers for use in brand protection efforts and raw material source compliance programs; and SmartDNA, a patented security system for stores, warehouses, banks, pharmacies, and ATMs, as well as for the protection of valuables. It also provides DNANet tactical DNA products for law enforcement in the form of DNA-marked fixative sprays and liquids; digitalDNA, a DNA-secured form of the quick read code to create customer interface; fiberTyping solution, which is used in DNA verification for manufacturers, retailers, and brand owners to ensure quality, safety, and compliance of their products; and Counterfeit Prevention Authentication Program that empowers end-users to verify the originality or provenance of parts. Its solutions are used in various industries, including microcircuits and other electronics, cash-in-transit, homeland security, textiles and apparel, identity cards and other secure documents, law enforcement, pharmaceuticals, wine, and luxury consumer goods. The company was formerly known as Datalink Systems, Inc. and changed its name to Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. in 2002. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Stony Brook, New York.
Electronics Pharmaceuticals Law Enforcement Security Engineering Cryptography Authentication

Is APDN 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 19.69
52 Week Low 2.52
Average Volume 1,530,510
200-Day Moving Average 6.25
50-Day Moving Average 8.73
20-Day Moving Average 9.95
10-Day Moving Average 9.97
Average True Range 1.05
ADX 42.86
+DI 35.34
-DI 20.28
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 11.68
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 10.77
Upper Bollinger Band 11.49
Lower Bollinger Band 8.41
Percent B (%b) 0.22
BandWidth 30.94
MACD Line 0.18
MACD Signal Line 0.33
MACD Histogram -0.1503
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 248.87 Million
Num Shares 27.4 Million
EPS -0.49
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio -18.55
Price-to-Sales 12.95
Price-to-Book 8.46
PEG Ratio 0.00
Dividend 0.00
Dividend Yield 0.00%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 9.95
Resistance 3 (R3) 9.89 9.56 9.80
Resistance 2 (R2) 9.56 9.34 9.58 9.75
Resistance 1 (R1) 9.32 9.20 9.44 9.38 9.71
Pivot Point 8.99 8.99 9.05 9.01 8.99
Support 1 (S1) 8.75 8.77 8.87 8.81 8.47
Support 2 (S2) 8.42 8.63 8.44 8.43
Support 3 (S3) 8.18 8.42 8.38
Support 4 (S4) 8.24