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Appian Corporation (APPN)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated Mar 18, 2023

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Appian Corporation in Oct 2022 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $34,658 for a total return of roughly 246.58%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

APPN (Appian Corporation)
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Appian Corporation had a return of 27.73% year-to-date (YTD) and -20.16% in the last 12 months. Over the past 10 years, Appian Corporation had an annualized return of 23.87%, outperforming the S&P 500 benchmark which had an annualized return of 8.77%.

1 month-0.67%-5.31%
6 months-12.09%0.39%
1 year-20.16%-10.12%
5 years (annualized)9.56%7.32%
10 years (annualized)23.87%8.77%

Monthly Returns Heatmap


Sharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Appian Corporation Sharpe ratio is -0.25. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

APPN (Appian Corporation)
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Dividend History

Appian Corporation doesn't pay dividends

Drawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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Worst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Appian Corporation. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Appian Corporation is 86.77%, recorded on Jan 10, 2023. The portfolio has not recovered from it yet.



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-86.77%Jan 28, 2021492Jan 10, 2023
-50.46%Feb 19, 202033Apr 3, 2020123Sep 29, 2020156
-46.61%Jun 19, 201890Oct 24, 2018197Aug 8, 2019287
-38.63%Aug 27, 201987Dec 30, 201933Feb 18, 2020120
-37.05%Jan 8, 201856Mar 28, 201854Jun 14, 2018110
-30.82%Oct 2, 201736Nov 20, 201724Dec 26, 201760
-29.72%Nov 30, 20203Dec 2, 202034Jan 22, 202137
-24.44%Oct 15, 202012Oct 30, 20205Nov 6, 202017
-17.57%Sep 12, 201710Sep 25, 20174Sep 29, 201714
-13.07%Jun 6, 201713Jun 22, 201713Jul 12, 201726

Volatility Chart

Current Appian Corporation volatility is 43.65%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

APPN (Appian Corporation)
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