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ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. (ACAD) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Consumer Durables   Sub-Sector: Major Pharmaceuticals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Tue, 28 Jul 2015Morning StarBullish EngulfingWed, 22 Jul 2015-0.92%
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48.80 0.00 (0%) Jul 29 3:43pm EDT
Open: 49.35 Range: 47.91 - 49.82 Vol: 975.35K Avg Vol: 1.07M
EPS: -1.16 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: -115.54M Mkt Cap: 4.94B
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Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 48.94
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 46.07
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 42.92
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 35.28
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Daily Chart of ACAD

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc." (ACAD)?

ACAD is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, ACAD has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 89% of the time with an average daily volume of 1.1M shares being traded. The 50 day moving average, currently at 42.92, although still maintaining a bullish inclination, is however exhibiting characteristics of a medium term trading range. As the dominant long term trend is still up strongly, the high probability trade is still buying the dips. The 20 day moving average, although in a trading range, generally confirms this view as the underlying strength in ACAD still has a bullish bias with price maintaining above the 20 SMA for 77.5% of the time in the last two months of trading. Traders who are thinking of going long ACAD shares should consider patiently waiting for price to be near the 50 or 200 SMAs, currently at 42.92 and 35.28 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "ACAD".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $43.78* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 28 Jul 2015
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