Technical Analysis for CGNX - Cognex Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
B 47.85 0.74% 0.35
CGNX closed up 0.74 percent on Friday, May 17, 2024, on approximately 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.
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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Up 4 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Up 5 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.74%
NR7-2 Range Contraction 0.74%
Inside Day Range Contraction 0.74%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.74%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.74%

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Cognex Corporation Description

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.


Sector: Technology
Industry: Scientific & Technical Instruments
Keywords: Semiconductor Plastic Manufacturing Process Automation Wheels Capital Equipment Manufacturing Processes Vision Systems Machine Vision Inspection Systems Vision Products

Is CGNX a Buy, Sell or Hold?

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


Indicator Value
52 Week High 59.0932
52 Week Low 34.0904
Average Volume 1,047,680
200-Day Moving Average 40.62
50-Day Moving Average 41.96
20-Day Moving Average 43.74
10-Day Moving Average 46.58
Average True Range 1.05
RSI (14) 80.69
ADX 41.93
+DI 36.23
-DI 7.98
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 44.85
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 41.39
Upper Bollinger Bands 49.96
Lower Bollinger Band 37.53
Percent B (%b) 0.83
BandWidth 28.42
MACD Line 1.92
MACD Signal Line 1.52
MACD Histogram 0.3992
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 8.24 Billion
Num Shares 172 Million
EPS 0.91
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 52.58
Price-to-Sales 7.19
Price-to-Book 4.25
PEG Ratio 2.04
Dividend 0.28
Dividend Yield 0.59%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 48.75
Resistance 3 (R3) 48.70 48.35 48.60
Resistance 2 (R2) 48.35 48.12 48.38 48.55
Resistance 1 (R1) 48.10 47.98 48.23 48.15 48.50
Pivot Point 47.75 47.75 47.81 47.78 47.75
Support 1 (S1) 47.50 47.52 47.63 47.55 47.20
Support 2 (S2) 47.15 47.38 47.18 47.15
Support 3 (S3) 46.90 47.15 47.10
Support 4 (S4) 46.95