Technical Analysis for CGNX - Cognex Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 56.84 3.12% 1.72
CGNX closed up 3.12 percent on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, on 83 percent of 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.

Earnings due: May 1

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Trend Table & Recent Signals
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Up Up Up
See historical CGNX trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 3.12%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 3.12%
180 Bullish Setup Bullish Swing Setup 0.60%
Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.60%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.60%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.60%
Stochastic Sell Signal Bearish 1.46%

Older signals for CGNX ...

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Cognex Corporation provides machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information to automate tasks primarily in manufacturing processes. It operates in two divisions, Modular Vision Systems and Surface Inspection Systems. The Modular Vision Systems division develops, manufactures, and markets modular vision systems that are used to automate the manufacture of discrete items, such as cellular phones, aspirin bottles, and automobile wheels by locating, identifying, inspecting, and measuring them during the manufacturing and distributing process. The Surface Inspection Systems division develops, manufactures, and markets surface inspection vision systems that are used to inspect the surfaces of materials processed in a continuous fashion, including metals, papers, nonwoven, plastics, and glass. The company serves customers in factory automation, semiconductor and electronics capital equipment, and surface inspection markets. Cognex Corporation sells its products through direct sales force, as well as through a network of integration and distribution partners worldwide. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts.
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Is CGNX a Buy, Sell or Hold?
Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 59.18
52 Week Low 34.88
Average Volume 1,187,352
200-Day Moving Average 48.1001
50-Day Moving Average 52.7858
20-Day Moving Average 53.6205
10-Day Moving Average 55.105
Average True Range 1.5555
ADX 11.02
+DI 24.744
-DI 21.6004
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 52.3335
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 53.4365
Upper Bollinger Band 57.7351
Lower Bollinger Band 49.5059
Percent B (%b) 0.89
BandWidth 15.347115
MACD Line 1.1924
MACD Signal Line 0.9627
MACD Histogram 0.2296
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.92 Billion
Num Shares 86.6 Million
EPS 2.19
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 25.95
Price-to-Sales 18.25
Price-to-Book 10.15
PEG Ratio 2.06
Dividend 0.34
Dividend Yield 0.60%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 59.51
Resistance 3 (R3) 59.27 58.13 59.07
Resistance 2 (R2) 58.13 57.45 58.26 58.92
Resistance 1 (R1) 57.49 57.03 57.81 57.73 58.77
Pivot Point 56.35 56.35 56.52 56.48 56.35
Support 1 (S1) 55.71 55.67 56.03 55.95 54.91
Support 2 (S2) 54.57 55.25 54.70 54.76
Support 3 (S3) 53.93 54.57 54.62
Support 4 (S4) 54.17