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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, 22 Jul 2014NoneBullish EngulfingFri, 18 Jul 2014-0.44%
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20.78 0.62 (3.08%) Jul 23 12:01pm EDT
Open: 20.34 Range: 20.34 - 20.87 Vol: 566.58K Avg Vol: 1.3M
EPS: -0.56 P/E ratio: 0.00 EBITDA: -50.0M Mkt Cap: 1.995B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 20.07
Medium Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 20 day moving average at 21.90
Last Trade is below the 50 day moving average at 21.47
Long Term: Trend is Down
Last Trade is below the 200 day moving average at 23.04
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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 73% 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 also range bound, although it manages to maintain a bullish bias. Objectively, as long as ACAD is trading below its 200 SMA, rallies will be sold into and this stock faces tough resistance above. 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 $32.67* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Tue, 22 Jul 2014
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