Price Target Overview of Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A)

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Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Hold” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) gained 1.99 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $69.7. The stock traded with the average Volume of 2.13 Million at the end of last session.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) has the Market Capitalization of 21.87 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $75.00 and 52-Week Low of $50.56 and it touched its 52-week high on 01/29/18 and 52-Week Low on 02/16/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.67/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.62/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.05/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 8.1 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of Agilent Technologies, Inc. for the current quarter to be 9.4%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 10.3 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 11.45% per annum, whereas in the past Five years Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) showed a growth of -7.58 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 2 analysts rated Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 0 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -2.18% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 0.45% and 8.28% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 8.4%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 15.1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 10.6%.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 3.06% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.10% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Agilent Technologies, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of 2.41%, monthly performance percentage is -2.15 percent, Quarterly performance is 3.83 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 17.38% and Yearly Performance is 38.32 percent.

Company Profile:

Agilent Technologies Inc. focuses its expertise on six key markets: Food; Environmental and Forensics; Pharmaceutical; Diagnostics; Chemical and Energy; and Research. Agilent helps ensure that their global food supply is free of contaminants, whether chemical, viral, bacterial or microbiological. The Company’s customers include government regulators and labs that control food safety, as well as private companies that produce, package and sell food to the public. Agilent has one of the broadest solutions portfolios of any company serving the pharmaceutical industry. Its solutions provide precise answers for every segment of the pharmaceutical industry, from disease research and drug discovery to drug development, manufacturing and quality control. Agilent gives doctors a head start in the fight against cancer and other diseases. Agilent’s immunohistochemistry (IHC) products provide high staining quality, improved standardization and increased efficiency enabling the ultimate goal of increased patient safety.