Country Icon

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

Sector: Consumer Durables   Sub-Sector: Major Pharmaceuticals
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 05 Feb 2016NoneBullish EngulfingThu, 04 Feb 2016-4.58%
***Stock database and scans are updated around midnight (New York time) every trading day.
18.03 0.00 (0%) Feb 08 11:27am EST
Open: 19.09 Range: 17.40 - 19.14 Vol: 926.83K Avg Vol: 1.72M
EPS: -1.48 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: -138.02M Mkt Cap: 1.95B
Analyze "ACAD" - FREE 30 Day Trial of Market Analyst 7
Short Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 5 day moving average at 19.69
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 22.81
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 30.13
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 37.00
* Data normalized for Splits & Dividends. Report data issues
How to use this info: Stock Timing With Moving Averages
Daily Chart of ACAD

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

ACAD is trading below its 200 day moving average and objectively, many will consider the long term trend to be down. Care must however be taken with this view as in its last 52 week trading history, it is noted that ACAD has been range bound with a slight upward bias, having traded above the 200 SMA about 63% of the time. For the medium term, the 50 day moving average is generally in a trading range with a bearish downward bias. The 20 day moving average is very weak and displaying very bearish bias. ACAD may be due for an oversold bounce, but objectively, as long as ACAD is trading below its 200 SMA, rallies will be sold into. Technically there are too many uncertainties to recommend a buy on this stock at this moment. 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 $48.20* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 05 Feb 2016
Consumer Durables Stocks Above 200 Day Moving-Average
TickerNameTrend AnalysisSupport/Resistance
AEZSAEterna Zentaris, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
OPXAOpexa Therapeutics, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
CENTCentral Garden & Pet CompanyBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
SVASinovac Biotech, Ltd.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
SHPShangPharma CorporationBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
SCLNSciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
NUTRNutraceutical International CorporationBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
BMSBemis Company, Inc.Buy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
SCRSimcere Pharmaceutical GroupBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots
AVYAvery Dennison CorporationBuy, Sell or HoldTrading Levels & Pivots