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Cognex Corporation (CGNX) - Buy, Sell or Hold?

Sector: Capital Goods   Sub-Sector: Industrial Machinery/Components
Trade DateCurrent Candlestick PatternPrevious Candlestick PatternWhenPerformance Since
Fri, 21 Jul 2017NoneMorning StarFri, 16 Jun 20170.69%
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94.99 0.00 (0%) Jul 27 4:00pm EDT
Open: 96.01 Range: 93.14 - 96.56 Vol: 689.85K Avg Vol: 782.02K
EPS: 2.06 P/E ratio: 44.69 EBITDA: 197.09M Mkt Cap: 7.96B
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Short Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 5 day moving average at 90.05
Medium Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 20 day moving average at 88.85
Last Trade is above the 50 day moving average at 90.89
Long Term: Trend is Up
Last Trade is above the 200 day moving average at 74.39
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Daily Chart of CGNX

Stock Trend Analysis - Buy, Sell or Hold "Cognex Corporation" (CGNX)?

CGNX is in a very strong uptrend. In the last 52 weeks, CGNX has been trading above the 200 day moving average for 100% of the time with an average daily volume of 782K shares being traded. In the medium term, the 50 day moving average, currently at 90.89 for CGNX is also very bullish, indicating good swing trading opportunities for longs. The 20 day moving average is however indicating a predominance of range bound trading with a slight bearish bias, which may indicate beginnings of a topping formation. It is unsurprising to have some profit taking set in at this stage as CGNX's performance has been very strong thus far. Good places to consider buying into CGNX are at the 50 and 200 SMAs currently at 90.89 and 74.39 respectively. Click here for the latest support & resistance levels to help you finetune your entry into or exit out of "CGNX".

The analyst consensus estimates for the 1 year price target for this stock is $90.44* (*source: Yahoo Finance).

Objective Technical Analysis by BannRonn TA LogicEngine ver 1.1. Last Updated - Fri, 21 Jul 2017
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