On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.53% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.47% in the last 1 week, and is up 5.2% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
The company shares have rallied 30.37% from its 1 Year high price. On Jul 8, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $83.30 and the one year low was seen on Aug 24, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $79.50 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $71.23.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 3.89% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 6.29%.
Align Technology (NASDAQ:ALGN): stock turned positive on Friday. Though the stock opened at $82.21, the bulls momentum made the stock top out at $83.3 level for the day. The stock recorded a low of $81.92 and closed the trading day at $82.93, in the green by 1.27%. The total traded volume for the day was 647,005. The stock had closed at $81.89 in the previous days trading.
In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Morrow George J, director of Align Technology Inc, had unloaded 50,000 shares at an average price of $77.71 in a transaction dated on May 23, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $3,885,500.
Align Technology, Inc. (Align) is a medical device company. The Company designs, manufactures and markets a system of clear aligner therapy, intra-oral scanners and computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing (CAD/CAM) digital services for dentistry, orthodontics, and dental records storage. The Company operates through two segments: Clear Aligner, known as the Invisalign system, and Scanners and Services, known as the iTero intraoral scanner and OrthoCAD services. The Companys Clear Aligner segment provides malocclusion and orthodontic treatment. The Companys Scanners and Services Segment offers iTero intraoral scanner, which utilizes laser and optical scanning to capture the contours of the patients dentition, gingival structures and the bite. It distributes products directly to customers, including orthodontists and general practitioner dentists (GPs), as well as to restorative dentists, including prosthodontists, periodontists and oral surgeons.