Technical Analysis for CGNX - Cognex Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade B 52.14 2.16% 1.10
CGNX closed up 0.51 percent on Friday, October 18, 2019, on approximately 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: Oct 29

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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
Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 2.16%
BB Squeeze Ended Range Expansion 2.16%
Above Upper BB Strength 2.16%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 2.16%
Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 2.16%
MACD Bullish Signal Line Cross Bullish 2.68%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 2.68%
Multiple of Ten Bullish Other 2.68%
BB Squeeze + Upper Band Touch Range Contraction 2.68%
Above Upper BB Strength 2.68%

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 57.31
52 Week Low 34.88
Average Volume 774,833
200-Day Moving Average 47.2111
50-Day Moving Average 47.0172
20-Day Moving Average 48.403
10-Day Moving Average 48.686
Average True Range 1.4501
ADX 14.88
+DI 35.0317
-DI 17.3905
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 47.2797
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 50.5203
Upper Bollinger Band 50.7506
Lower Bollinger Band 46.0554
Percent B (%b) 1.06
BandWidth 9.700225
MACD Line 0.7043
MACD Signal Line 0.5035
MACD Histogram 0.2008
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 4.42 Billion
Num Shares 86.6 Million
EPS 2.19
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 23.31
Price-to-Sales 18.25
Price-to-Book 10.15
PEG Ratio 2.06
Dividend 0.34
Dividend Yield 0.67%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 52.74
Resistance 3 (R3) 52.74 52.19 52.45
Resistance 2 (R2) 52.19 51.76 52.18 52.36
Resistance 1 (R1) 51.61 51.49 51.90 51.61 52.26
Pivot Point 51.06 51.06 51.20 51.05 51.06
Support 1 (S1) 50.48 50.63 50.77 50.48 49.82
Support 2 (S2) 49.93 50.36 49.92 49.72
Support 3 (S3) 49.35 49.93 49.63
Support 4 (S4) 49.35