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See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Applied Materials Inc.

IHS Markit

Applied Materials Inc

NASDAQ/NGS:AMAT

Score: Negative (24)

3 days at current score.

Downgraded from Neutral on June 24th 2018

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Summary


  • This company ranked negatively compared to the Technology sector despite only 1 negative IHS Markit Category
  • Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative
  • Bearish sentiment is low


Bearish sentiment

Short interest | Positive

Short interest is extremely low for AMAT with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting AMAT.

Money flow

ETF/Index ownership | Neutral

ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $3.99 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold AMAT are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing.

Economic sentiment

PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral

According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however.

Credit worthiness

Credit default swap | Negative

The current level displays a negative indicator. AMAT credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness.

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