32.40 -0.88 (-2.64%)
After hours: 7:56PM EST
|Bid||32.30 x 800|
|Ask||32.70 x 1000|
|Day's Range||32.89 - 34.31|
|52 Week Range||30.53 - 62.40|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.36|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||10.30|
|Earnings Date||Feb 12, 2019 - Feb 18, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.80 (2.45%)|
|1y Target Est||48.18|
Applied Materials (AMAT) closed the most recent trading day at $32.67, moving +0.06% from the previous trading session.
Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on October 31, 2018.
The chip equipment manufacturing industry has been hit hard this year as investors' concerns with the implications of trade tensions with China heighten and forecasts for the semiconductor market turn sour. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 1 Warning Sign with FCAU. Applied Materials has been affected by the slowdown in smartphone sales globally and the concomitant reduced demand for semiconductor components.
Shares of semiconductor company Micron Technology (MU) fell 6.3% to close trading at $35.31 on December 7. Micron stock has generated returns of -8.4% this month and -22% since the start of October. Driven by the recent pullback, Micron stock is now down 14% in 2018.
On its face, the valuation of Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) seems absurd. As I detailed back in September, there’s a legitimate bear case for Micron stock. At the same time, however, I argued a month later that MU stock was set to bottom, as it had become simply too cheap even if the bears were right.
Applied Materials (AMAT) closed at $34.17 in the latest trading session, marking a +1.58% move from the prior day.
A slightly better-than-expected quarter helped the semiconductor equipment leader rebound last month. Here's what investors need to know.
The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising.
The growing ranks of stock market Eeyores now have another reason to stay glum: Next year's profit picture is darkening fast. Corporate earnings forecasts are eroding as the tailwind from the tax cut fades and as investors worry the U.S.-China trade dispute could upend global commerce more than it already has. Emblematic of the recent turbulence, last week the S&P 500 slid 4.6 percent.
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SANTA CLARA, Calif., Dec. 07, 2018 -- Applied Materials, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share payable on.
Gary Dickerson became the CEO of Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) in 2013. This analysis aims first to contrast CEO compensation with other large companies. Then we'll look at a snap Read More...
In this daily bar chart of AMAT, below, we can see that prices made a low at the end of October and a higher low in the middle of November. The daily On-Balance-Volume (OBV) line shows a sideways trend from February to August and then a decline to late October. Over the past five weeks when the broad market has been so volatile the OBV line for AMAT has improved.
AMAT stock has pulled back over 40% from its early-year highs, and Applied Materials stock now trades at a seemingly reasonable forward price- earnings multiple of eight. The question at the moment is whether semiconductor stocks’ multiples should be dropping. For the most part, it’s been sectorwide pressures, not execution, that has pressured AMAT stock over the past eight months.
Major stock indexes were down sharply in afternoon trading Tuesday. In today's stock market, financial stocks lagged as money flowed into bonds.
NEW YORK, Dec. 04, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.