Stronger Sell Today AKRX ranks #3055 as SELL CANDIDATE. Weaker Sell
Today AKRX ranks #3055 as SELL CANDIDATE.

AKRX stock Akorn

AKRX stock

22 January 2019
Change 2.23%
Chart period: 2018-10-23 - 2019-01-22




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Akorn Stock Analysis

Technical stock analysis for 22 January 2019

Sell candidate since 2018-11-29 Loss -47.04%
Shorts n/a
Cash n/a
Loans n/a
Beta 2.80
ROA -13.38

Akorn gained 2.23% in the last trading day, rising from $3.59 to $3.67 The price has fallen in 5 of the last 10 days and is down by -7.09% for this period. Volume fell in the last day by -0.21 million shares, and in total, 2.61 million shares bought and sold for approximately $9.56 million. You should take into consideration that a falling volume on higher prices causes divergence and may be an early warning about possible changes for the next couple of days.

Close price at the end of the last trading day (Tuesday, 22nd Jan 2019) of the AKRX stock was $3.67. This is 2.23% more than the trading day before Friday, 18th Jan 2019.

During day the stock fluctuated 8.31% from a day low at $3.49 to a day high of $3.78.

30 day high of the AKRX stock price was $4.19 and low was $3.14.
90 day high was $7.52 and low was $3.14.
52 week high for the Akorn - $33.27 and low - $3.14.


Akorn lies in the middle of a very wide and falling trend in the short term and further fall within the trend is signaled. Given the current short-term trend, the stock is expected to fall -51.37% during the next 3 months and, with 90% probability hold a price between $0.95 and $2.12 at the end of this period.

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A buy signal was issued from a pivot bottom point on Thursday January 17, 2019, which indicates further gains until a new top pivot has been found. Volume fell during the last trading day despite gaining prices. This causes a divergence between volume and price and may be an early warning. The stock should be watched closely. Some negative signals were issued as well, and these may have some influence on the near short-term development. Akorn holds sales signals from both short- and long-term moving averages. In addition, there is a general sales signal from the relation between the two signals where the long-term average is above the short-term average. On corrections up there will be some resistance from the lines at $3.68 and $4.20. A break-up above any of these levels will issue buy signals.

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Relative Strength Index (RSI)

RSI14 is 57 and the stock is currently not being overbought or oversold

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Support & Resistance

Akorn finds support from accumulated volume at $3.59.

Support: $3.59 Price: $3.67 Resistance: $3.77


This stock may move much during a day (volatility) and with a large prediction interval from the Bollinger Band this stock is considered to be "high risk". During the last day, the stock moved $0.29 between high and low, or 8.31%. For the last week, the stock has had a daily average volatility of 6.93%.

Our recommended stoploss: We hold a sell evaluation for this stock. No stop-loss set.

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Akorn holds several negative signals and is within a very wide and falling trend, so we believe it will still perform weakly in the next couple of days or weeks. We therefore hold a negative evaluation of this stock.

Stronger Sell Today AKRX ranks #3055 as SELL CANDIDATE. Weaker Sell
Today AKRX ranks #3055 as SELL CANDIDATE.