Technical Analysis for CGNX - Cognex Corporation
|Grade||Last Price||% Change||Price Change|
CGNX closed down 0.49 percent on Friday, April 28, 2017, on approximately normal volume. The stock exhibited some range contraction during this trading session as price made an NR7 -- narrowest range of the last seven sessions. 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
Trend Table & Recent Alerts
|Weak or Absent||Up||Up||Up|
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|Date||Alert Name||Type||% Chg|
|Apr 28||NR7||Range Contraction||0.00%|
|Apr 26||Bearish Engulfing||Bearish||0.89%|
|Apr 26||Stochastic Reached Overbought||Other||0.89%|
|Apr 19||NR7||Range Contraction||4.96%|
|Apr 19||NR7-2||Range Contraction||4.96%|
|Apr 19||Narrow Range Bar||Range Contraction||4.96%|
|Apr 18||NR7||Range Contraction||5.62%|
|Apr 18||Narrow Range Bar||Range Contraction||5.62%|
|Apr 17||Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish||Bullish Swing Setup||5.22%|
|Apr 13||New Downtrend||Bearish||6.90%|
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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.
Is CGNX a Buy, Sell or Hold?
|Indicator||Bull Case||Neutral / Hold||Bear Case|
|Oversold / Overbought|
|Summary:||Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.|
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|52 Week High||86.88|
|52 Week Low||38.24|
|200-Day Moving Average||62.1805|
|50-Day Moving Average||80.865|
|20-Day Moving Average||83.3125|
|10-Day Moving Average||83.437|
|Average True Range||1.7148|
|Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs)||81.7356|
|Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs)||84.6144|
|Upper Bollinger Band||86.6392|
|Lower Bollinger Band||79.9858|
|Percent B (%b)||0.8|