Technical Analysis for CGNX - Cognex Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade A 122.44 2.35% 2.81
CGNX closed up 2.35 percent on Friday, October 20, 2017, on 86 percent of normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high. 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.

Earnings due: Oct 30

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Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Oct 20 New 52 Week High Other 0.00%
Oct 20 New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.00%
Oct 19 Wide Range Bar Range Expansion 2.35%
Oct 19 Slingshot Bullish Bullish Swing Setup 2.35%
Oct 18 New 52 Week High Other 0.39%

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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?
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Summary: Counts: 4 bullish, 0 bearish and 1 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicator Value
52 Week High 122.21
52 Week Low 49.4691
Average Volume 593,781
200-Day Moving Average 90.4204
50-Day Moving Average 110.7094
20-Day Moving Average 115.898
10-Day Moving Average 119.35
Average True Range 2.2953
ADX 35.24
+DI 28.3
-DI 16.86
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 115.5741
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 114.7859
Upper Bollinger Band 124.2589
Lower Bollinger Band 107.5371
Percent B (%b) 0.89
BandWidth 14.428032
MACD Line 3.1932
MACD Signal Line 2.9128
MACD Histogram 0.2804
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 10.6 Billion
Num Shares 86.6 Million
EPS 2.19
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 55.91
Price-to-Sales 17.11
Price-to-Book 9.52
PEG Ratio 1.94
Dividend 0.34
Dividend Yield 0.28%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 125.76
Resistance 3 (R3) 125.39 123.93 125.20
Resistance 2 (R2) 123.93 123.08 124.11 125.02
Resistance 1 (R1) 123.18 122.56 123.56 123.55 124.83
Pivot Point 121.72 121.72 121.90 121.90 121.72
Support 1 (S1) 120.97 120.87 121.35 121.34 120.05
Support 2 (S2) 119.51 120.35 119.69 119.86
Support 3 (S3) 118.76 119.51 119.68
Support 4 (S4) 119.13