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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: Positive (89)

3 days at current score.

Upgraded from Neutral on October 18th 2017

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Summary


  • This company ranked positively compared to the Technology sector despite only 2 positive IHS Markit Categories
  • Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive
  • 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. ETFs that hold AMAT had net inflows of $5.11 billion over the last one-month. While these are not among the highest inflows of the last year, the rate of inflow is increasing.

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 | Positive

The current level displays a positive indicator. AMAT credit default swap spreads are near the lowest level of the last three years and indicate the market's continued positive perception of the company's credit worthiness.

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