Aphria stock: buy or sell

APHA stock price: $13.88 5.63% At close on Apr 21st, 2021

Updated on:
Apr 22nd, 2021


Aphria stock brief

  • Aphria stock skyrocketed 5.63% to close at $13.88 on the stock market on Wednesday.
  • On April 12, Aphria made public its Q3 earnings report
  • Canaccord Genuity posted a hold rating for Aphria last Monday
  • Aphria Inc. cultivates, processes, produces, markets, distributes, and sells medical cannabis in Canada and internationally.

Should I buy Aphria stock?

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Is $APHA stock a buy?

Currently, Aphria stock doesn't match any of these trading strategies, so our recommendation is not to buy now. This doesn't mean we expect a selloff for $APHA in the next few days, or that it may not climb higher. Simply, it doesn't match our recommended trading systems

Should I sell Aphria stock?

When is it time to sell Aphria?. Much like when we have to buy shares, determining when is the best time to sell is not a random decision, and we must adhere our own trading style. Our trading system selects very simple setups to guide us on when is the best time to sell our shares. Be aware that these setups are not intended for selling short $APHA stock

A guiding principle is that you should never keep a trading operation that leads to losses greater than those expected at the time of the buy. The moment to sell shares must always be determined by the stop-loss (automatic or manual)

Is it time to sell Aphria stock?

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

Aphria ratings

In the last 30 days, 6 ratings were published for Aphria

Aphria analysts' ratings - Last 30 days
Brokerage firmRating
Apr 6th, 2021
Stifel Nicolaus Neutral
Apr 8th, 2021
Alliance Global Partners BuyStrong buy
Apr 13th, 2021
Canaccord Genuity
Apr 15th, 2021
Standpoint Research Neutral
Apr 19th, 2021
Canaccord Genuity

Aphria stock analysis

SMAs overview

APHA stock SMAs chart

Supports and resistances

The current resistances are:

  • R1: $16.19 (16.64% above)
  • R2: $16.86 (21.47% above)
  • R3: $22.48 (61.96% above)
  • The current support levels are:

  • S1: $13.78 (-0.72% below)
  • S2: $12.12 (-12.68% below)
  • S3: $10.95 (-21.11% below)
  • Bollinger bands

    Since the price broke down the lower band on April 15, the price bounced by 3.20%

    APHA stock Bollinger Bands chart

    Relative strength index

    The RSI dropped below the overbought level of 70 last February after just crossing to the overbough zone for just one day (weak signal). The RSI value on Wednesday was 39.67. Aphria shares sank a 47.22% since RSI lost the overbought zone

    APHA stock RSI chart

    Aphria stock price history

    Aphria started trading on Mar 18th, 2015 priced at $0.71 per share1. Since then, APHA stock surged by 1,854.93%, with an average of 309.16% per year. An investment of $1,000USD on Mar 2015 would be valued $19,549.30 today.

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

    APHA stock price history chart

    Price target for Aphria stock

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

    Along with buy or sell recommendations, brokerage institutions post their price predictions based on the stock price action and the company fundamental data. Most of these forecasts follow the release of new fundamental information by the company, and usually. Again, these estimates are not direct recommendations for small investors and should not be followed blindly.

    There are 5 price forecasts issued for Aphria that average $21.30. Aphria closed at $13.88 on Wednesday, so the target price is expecting an increase by 53.46%.

    Aphria stock price predictions
    Brokerage firmPrice target
    Apr 6th, 2021
    Stifel Nicolaus $15.50$22.00
    Apr 8th, 2021
    Alliance Global Partners $20.00$26.00
    Apr 13th, 2021
    Canaccord Genuity $17.50
    CIBC $28.00$23.00
    Apr 15th, 2021
    Standpoint Research $18.00
    Apr 19th, 2021
    Canaccord Genuity Not available

    Earnings and financials

    On April 12, Aphria ($APHA) had the earnings event and posted the report. Aphria underperformed Wall St estimates and posted of $-0.12, that is a -200.00% lower than the predictions of $-0.04.

    Compared to the same quarter last year, EPS was $0.02, so reported EPS is a decrease of -700.00%. Revenue inched a 6.79% on an annualized basis in the , from $1.4B to $1.5B last quarter.

    Aphria ($APHA) releases earnings report next July.

    Aphria performance

    APHA performance compared
    Aphria ($APHA) -25.00% 7.50% 194.70%

    Please read:
    The viewpoints published in this post are personal and not recommendations for you to buy or sell shares. The author of this text does not have an understanding of the particular situations of the reader, his or her own financial statements or his or her own best interests at any given time. All users should speak with their financial advisor before buying or selling any securities Comments are expressed for general educational purposes only

    Aphria summary

    Wednesday, April 21st, 2021
    Day range$12.58 - $13.88
    Previous close$13.14
    Session gain5.63%
    Average true range$1.57
    50d mov avg$18.04
    100d mov avg$13.96
    200d mov avg$9.42
    Earnings dateJuly 28th, 2021

    Frequently asked questions

    What is Aphria stock symbol?

    Aphria Inc. is a public company trading in the US stock market with the APHA symbol

    Is Aphria stock a buy or sell?

    Aphria received 6 ratings in the last 30 days: 2 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral.

    Will APHA go up?

    Aphria had different price predictions published by market analysts in the last 30 days setting the target price to $21.30. That is a 53.46% than the last price ($13.88).

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