Technical Analysis for CGNX - Cognex Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 68.27 -0.18% -0.12
CGNX closed down 0.18 percent on Thursday, January 18, 2018, on 70 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.
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Jan 18 Inside Day Range Contraction 0.00%
Jan 18 Wide Bands Range Expansion 0.00%
Jan 18 Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Jan 17 Inside Day Range Contraction -0.18%
Jan 17 Wide Bands Range Expansion -0.18%
Jan 17 Overbought Stochastic Strength -0.18%
Jan 16 Wide Bands Range Expansion 1.26%
Jan 16 Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.26%
Jan 16 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 1.26%
Jan 12 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 0.53%

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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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Summary: Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 72.99
52 Week Low 31.9354
Average Volume 2,010,182
200-Day Moving Average 53.7778
50-Day Moving Average 66.038
20-Day Moving Average 64.6215
10-Day Moving Average 67.354
Average True Range 1.5445
ADX 20.77
+DI 28.57
-DI 17.12
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 65.1865
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 65.2935
Upper Bollinger Band 70.3052
Lower Bollinger Band 58.9378
Percent B (%b) 0.82
BandWidth 17.59074
MACD Line 1.1178
MACD Signal Line 0.5645
MACD Histogram 0.5533
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 5.91 Billion
Num Shares 86.6 Million
EPS 2.19
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 31.17
Price-to-Sales 18.25
Price-to-Book 10.15
PEG Ratio 2.06
Dividend 0.34
Dividend Yield 0.50%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 69.55
Resistance 3 (R3) 69.54 69.11 69.33
Resistance 2 (R2) 69.11 68.79 69.11 69.26
Resistance 1 (R1) 68.69 68.58 68.48 68.70 69.19
Pivot Point 68.26 68.26 68.15 68.26 68.26
Support 1 (S1) 67.84 67.94 67.63 67.85 67.35
Support 2 (S2) 67.41 67.73 67.41 67.28
Support 3 (S3) 66.99 67.41 67.21
Support 4 (S4) 67.00