Analyst Buzz: Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)


Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) 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.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) gained 0.24 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $50.98. The stock traded with the average Volume of 14.03 Million at the end of last session.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $1.22/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $1.14/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.08/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 7 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 6 analysts rated Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 2 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -1.24% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -2.85% and -4.22% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 16.5%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 37.7%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 24.4%.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 2.58% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.38% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Applied Materials, Inc. currently has a Weekly performance of -2.95%, monthly performance percentage is -7.75 percent, Quarterly performance is -15.36 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -1.24% and Yearly Performance is 13.67 percent.

Company Profile:

Applied Materials, Inc. expertise in modifying materials at atomic levels and on an industrial scale enables customers to transform possibilities into reality. The Company offer consulting, spare parts, services, automation software, upgrades and legacy equipment to improve the performance and productivity of the customer’s equipment and fab operations. Applied Materials offers a diverse array of flexible service solutions to increase equipment uptime and factory efficiency, enabling fabs to focus on chip production, while lowering cost per wafer. The Company’s display service portfolio has been developed to address the customers’ specific needs and offers a variety of services that provide support for every maintenance activity on an Applied Materials display tool. Applied Materials is committed to the success of the customers throughout the product and factory life cycle and their crystalline silicon solar (c-Si) services enable the customers to focus on increasing cell efficiency and meeting factory goals.