Adobe stock: buy or sell

ADBE stock price: $476.28 0.60% At close on Jan 26th, 2021

Updated on:
Jan 27th, 2021


Adobe stock brief

  • Counting on Tuesday, it's been 5 consecutive sessions in positive for Adobe. Price closed on Tuesday at $476.28 after slightly moving a 0.60%.
  • Price is drawing a scaled uptrend since last November with higher tops and higher bottoms. Up to date, price marked a 8.51% gain since the beginning of this rally
  • Adobe Inc. operates as a diversified software company worldwide.

Should I buy Adobe stock?

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Is $ADBE stock a buy?

In the current situation of Adobe there is just one buy setup eligible:

Uptrend buy setup

Adobe stock is in an uptrend since last November that so far has marked a gorgeous 9.00% gain. Price marked a pull back in this uptrend at $453.34 on January 19, and since then it bounced off a 5.06%. Now, it's only 6.43% away from breaking out over its last top and resume the uptrend. The new buy point is therefore at $506.92. If you decide to enter this trade, the suggested stop loss is at $456.23

Buy setupBuy pointStop lossRisk
Uptrend buy setup$506.92$456.2310.00%

Should I sell Adobe stock?

When you are a novel trader and you own stock shares with some profit, it's really hard to decide the correct moment to sell and get your benefits. Trading strategies prevent us from making rash decisions based on our moods or the buzz that surrounds the market. When selling, as well as buying, detailed strategies are very simple to follow but are only valid for selling stocks you already own, not for selling short Adobe stock

A guiding principle is that you should not hold a trading operation that produces greater losses than those expected upon purchase. The moment to sell your stock always has to be dictated by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell Adobe stock?

In the current situation of Adobe there is not any eligible sell setup, so Adobe stock holders with operations in profit can keep their positions

Adobe ratings

In the last 30 days, 2 ratings were published for Adobe. General sentiment is bullish, with 2 out of 2 publishing optimistic outlooks

Adobe analysts' ratings - Last month
Brokerage firmRating
Jan 15th, 2021
Stifel Nicolaus Strong buy
Jan 21st, 2021
The Goldman Sachs Group Strong buy

Adobe stock analysis

Adobe shares started an uptrend last November, and grew an amazing 8.51%. The chart shows higher highs and higher troughs, and along the way provided some buying opportunities for those who wanted to trade in. Latest pullback was on January 19, when price bounced at $453.34. Now, the price trades in a consolidation between its last top ($506.92) and its last bottom ($453.34)

SMAs overview

ADBE stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

The current resistance levels are:

  • R1: $502.53 (5.51% above)
  • R2: $506.92 (6.43% above)
  • R3: $519.60 (9.10% above)
  • The current support levels are:

  • S1: $470.61 (-1.19% below)
  • S2: $453.34 (-4.82% below)
  • S3: $452.52 (-4.99% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    Since the price broke down the lower band on January 19, the price bounced off by 5.06%

    ADBE stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    The has been between the overbought and oversold zones for some weeks, and therefore, without this indicator really helping us to make any decisions.

    ADBE stock RSI chart

    Adobe stock price history

    Adobe went public priced at an adjusted price1 of $0.00 on Aug 1986. Since then, ADBE stock has risen by -, with an average of 0.00% per year. An investment of thousand dollars on Aug 1986 would have a value of $inf nowadays.

    1: Adjusted price after possible price splits or reverse-splits

    ADBE stock price history chart

    Price target for Adobe stock

    How much a stock will be priced tomorrow or next week is quite unpredictable. However, many stock price predictions are posted every day by banks, financial institutions and independent analysts.

    The following table shows the price forecasts posted by analysts for the last 30 days. If you are a small trader you don't have to trade based on these forecasts.

    In the previous month we couldn't find any price target posted for Adobe stock.

    Adobe stock price predictions
    Brokerage firmPrice target
    Jan 15th, 2021
    Stifel Nicolaus Not available
    Jan 21st, 2021
    The Goldman Sachs Group Not available

    Earnings and financials

    In mid-December, Adobe ($ADBE) hosted the financial event and released the report. Adobe beat Wall St estimates and reported of $2.81, that is a 5.64% surprise versus the previous forecasts of $2.66. Despite this, reported revenues of $3.4 billion were in line with Wall St. forecasts.

    Same quarter one year ago, reported EPS was $2.29, so recently posted EPS means an improvement of 22.71%. Sales skyrocketed a 14.44% on an annualized basis in the , from $29.9B to $34.2B last quarter.

    Adobe ($ADBE) will host the quarterly earnings call next March. Wall Street estimates of $2.78, compared to Q4 that was $2.81.

    Adobe performance

    ADBE performance compared
    Adobe ($ADBE) -4.60% -1.00% 9.00%

    The thoughts given in this article are personal and not recommendations for you to buy or sell shares. The author of this paper does not know the particular situations of the reader, his or her financial statements or what is in his or her best interest at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Viewpoints are published for education motives only

    Adobe summary

    Tuesday, January 26th, 2021
    Day range$467.76 - $477.22
    Previous close$473.44
    Session gain0.60%
    Average true range$14.28
    50d mov avg$479.43
    100d mov avg$481.57
    200d mov avg$447.01
    Earnings dateMarch 11th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is Adobe stock symbol?

    Adobe Inc. is a public company trading in the US stock market with the ADBE symbol

    Is Adobe stock a buy or sell?

    Adobe received 2 ratings in the last 30 days: 2 bullish, 0 bearish and 0 neutral.

    Will ADBE go up?

    There were no predictions issued by analysts in the last 30 days for Adobe.