Featured Stock for Investors: 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 1.06 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $45.68. The stock traded with the average Volume of 13.81 Million at the end of last session.

Applied Materials inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) has the Market Capitalization of 44.72 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $62.40 and 52-Week Low of $41.94 and it touched its 52-week high on 03/12/18 and 52-Week Low on 08/10/17


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 5 analysts rated Applied Materials inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 3 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -3.12% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -8.86% and -14.39% 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 2.17% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.39% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Applied Materials inc currently has a Weekly performance of 0.53%, monthly performance percentage is -10.18 percent, Quarterly performance is -19.05 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -14.3% and Yearly Performance is 0.88 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.