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MKS Instruments Company Profile (NASDAQ:MKSI)

Consensus Ratings for MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $47.00 (9.15% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/23/2016Dougherty & CoBoost Price TargetBuy$46.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/12/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$43.00 -> $49.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/4/2016Pacific CrestInitiated CoverageOverweight$42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/9/2015Bank of AmericaDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$32.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/24/2014SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/23/2014Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$34.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/1/2014 forward)
Earnings History for MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/20/2016        
4/25/2016Q116$0.33$0.38$177.19 million$184.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2016Q4$0.27$0.34$159.58 million$172.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2015Q3$0.56$0.59$204.71 million$209.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2015Q2$0.61$0.62$210.61 million$217.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2015Q115$0.53$0.66$205.53 million$214.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2015Q414$0.47$0.54$192.68 million$203.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2014Q314$0.36$0.43$180.95 million$187.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2014Q214$0.28$0.42$171.00 million$185.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2014Q114$0.42$0.51$198.17 million$206.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2014Q413$0.36$0.42$191.74 million$204.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2013Q313$0.21$0.25$164.60 million$166.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.13$0.14$155.51 million$157.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2013Q1 2013$0.04$0.07$137.44 million$141.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/30/2013Q4 2012($0.01)$0.10$125.16 million$133.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2012$0.20$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2012$0.38$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2012$0.38$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/1/2012$0.24$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/19/2011$0.49$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/20/2011$0.64$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/20/2011$0.71$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/2/2011$0.69$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.30$0.35$0.33
Q2 20162$0.50$0.52$0.51
Q3 20162$0.61$0.64$0.63
Q4 20162$0.61$0.73$0.67
Q1 20171$0.62$0.62$0.62
Q2 20171$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q3 20171$0.82$0.82$0.82
Q4 20171$0.73$0.73$0.73
Q1 20181$0.74$0.74$0.74
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/3/2016quarterly$0.171.89%5/25/20165/30/20166/10/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/9/2016quarterly$0.172.08%2/25/20162/29/20163/11/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2015quarterly$0.171.86%11/25/201511/30/201512/11/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2015quarterly$0.171.94%8/27/20158/31/20159/11/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2015quarterly$0.171.94%5/28/20156/1/20156/12/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/10/2015quarterly$0.171.85%2/26/20153/2/20153/13/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2014quarterly$0.1711/26/201412/1/201412/12/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2014quarterly$0.172.06%8/28/20149/2/20149/12/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2014quarterly$0.172.41%5/29/20146/2/20146/13/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/11/2014quarterly$0.162.17%2/27/20143/3/20143/14/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2013quarterly$0.162.14%11/27/201312/2/201312/13/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2013quarterly$0.162.36%8/28/20138/30/20139/13/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2013quarterly$0.162.33%5/30/20136/3/20136/14/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/12/2013quarterly$0.162.26%2/27/20133/1/20133/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/10/2016Peter HanleyDirectorSell2,000$41.29$82,580.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/8/2016John R AbramsVPSell3,498$42.00$146,916.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/27/2016Peter HanleyDirectorSell800$40.60$32,480.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/24/2016Peter HanleyDirectorSell500$39.00$19,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2016Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,000$36.25$36,250.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/9/2016Richard S ChuteDirectorSell3,000$35.94$107,820.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/5/2016Robert R AndersonDirectorBuy3,500$35.94$125,790.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/3/2016Peter HanleyDirectorSell323$36.60$11,821.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/24/2016Gerard G ColellaCEOSell10,000$35.75$357,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/18/2016Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,000$36.00$36,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/26/2016John Tseng-Chung LeeVPSell994$32.70$32,503.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/26/2016Seth H BagshawCFOSell1,750$32.70$57,225.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/17/2016John Tseng-Chung LeeVPSell1,371$33.26$45,599.46View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/17/2016Seth H. BagshawCFOSell1,600$33.26$53,216.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/11/2016John Tseng-Chung LeeVPSell1,435$31.96$45,862.60View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/11/2016Seth H. BagshawCFOSell2,150$31.96$68,714.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/28/2016Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,000$36.00$36,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2015Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,000$36.03$36,030.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2015Cristina AmonDirectorSell1,500$36.09$54,135.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/15/2015Richard S ChuteDirectorSell12,000$36.68$440,160.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2015Peter HanleyDirectorSell1,600$37.72$60,352.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/14/2015John Tseng-Chung LeeVPSell10,747$36.36$390,760.92View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/27/2015Gerard G ColellaCEOSell5,000$36.08$180,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/2/2015Richard S ChuteDirectorSell12,000$35.58$426,960.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/23/2015Seth H BagshawCFOSell2,115$35.30$74,659.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/17/2015Gerard G ColellaCEOSell6,000$35.30$211,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/10/2015Seth H BagshawCFOSell1,615$35.78$57,784.70View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/30/2015Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,041$36.09$37,569.69View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/23/2015Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,040$34.76$36,150.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/16/2015Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,040$33.10$34,424.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/12/2014Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,041$35.97$37,444.77View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/5/2014Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,040$36.17$37,616.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/2/2014Elizabeth MoraDirectorSell1,875$36.09$67,668.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/21/2014Brian Charles QuirkVPSell1,040$36.30$37,752.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/10/2014John R AbramsVPSell2,058$36.58$75,281.64View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/31/2014Seth H BagshawCFOSell1,000$36.40$36,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/29/2014Seth H BagshawCFOSell4,000$36.00$144,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/24/2014Seth H BagshawCFOSell4,000$35.26$141,040.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/23/2014Gerard G ColellaCEOSell3,000$35.00$105,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/19/2014Seth H BagshawCFOSell3,500$34.77$121,695.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/28/2014Seth H BagshawCFOSell2,600$33.46$86,996.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2014Peter HanleyDirectorSell3,000$32.75$98,250.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/8/2014Robert R AndersonDirectorSell9,069$32.39$293,744.91View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/28/2014Elizabeth MoraDirectorSell2,000$31.97$63,940.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/24/2014Seth H BagshawCFOSell5,000$32.62$163,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/13/2014John Tseng-Chung LeeVPSell9,128$29.55$269,732.40View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/13/2014Robert R AndersonDirectorSell3,418$29.61$101,206.98View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/5/2014Gerard G ColellaCEOSell3,000$29.50$88,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/5/2014Peter HanleyDirectorSell2,000$29.64$59,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/4/2014Richard S ChuteDirectorSell3,000$28.65$85,950.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2014Peter HanleyDirectorSell1,000$27.18$27,180.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/4/2014Cristina AmonDirectorSell5,111$30.25$154,607.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/7/2014Robert AndersonDirectorSell4,000$28.95$115,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/4/2014Elizabeth MoraDirectorSell1,875$29.75$55,781.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/3/2014Richard ChuteDirectorSell12,000$29.69$356,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/16/2013Leo BerlinghieriCEOSell5,000$29.15$145,750.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/6/2013Richard ChuteDirectorSell5,000$29.39$146,950.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/18/2013Leo BerlinghieriCEOSell31,800$29.02$922,836.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/30/2013Paul LoomisVPSell2,732$28.07$76,687.24View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/12/2013Paul LoomisVPSell1,394$26.73$37,261.62View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/26/2012Richard S ChuteDirectorSell12,000$24.09$289,080.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/9/2012Robert R AndersonDirectorSell6,000$27.15$162,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI)
DateHeadline
06/30/16 11:19 AMETF’s with exposure to MKS Instruments, Inc. : June 30, 2016 -
06/30/16 08:03 AMMKS Instruments : Demonstrates Controls Workbench Software at Semicon West
06/29/16 08:00 AMMKS Demonstrates Controls Workbench Software at Semicon West - [GlobeNewswire] - ANDOVER, Mass., June 29, 2016-- MKS Instruments, Inc., a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, will introduce and demonstrate Controls Workbench software ...
06/28/16 12:18 PMMKS Instruments, Inc. :MKSI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 28, 2016 -
06/26/16 09:49 AMMKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI) price target bumped up to $50 as covered today by Dougherty & Company
06/14/16 09:18 AMMKS Instruments Down to Hold on Weak Business Conditions -
06/11/16 05:18 PMMKS Instruments Inc. (MKSI) Hits New 52-week High During June 09 Session
06/11/16 07:59 AMMKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI) VP John R. Abrams Sells 3,498 Shares
06/09/16 03:29 PMMKS Instruments Reprices Term Loan and makes a Voluntary $50 million Repayment of Principal - [at noodls] - ANDOVER, Mass., June 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI), a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, announced today the successful ...
06/09/16 03:07 PMMKS INSTRUMENTS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Ob -
06/03/16 07:59 AMMKS Instruments Inc. (MKSI) Hits New 52-week High During June 01 Session - MKS Instruments Inc. (MKSI) hit a new 52-week high yesterday, reaching a peak of $41.42 after opening at $40.91 and closing at $41.36 for a move of 0.93%. Hitting a new 52-week high is a notable milestone for any company, and it can mean a trading ...
06/02/16 05:33 PMReno Sub-Systems Raises $14 Million Series B Funding Round to Move Into High-Volume Manufacturing; Round Led by MKS Instruments - About Reno Sub-Systems Reno Sub-Systems Inc. has developed new and disruptive technologies for the semiconductor and advanced microelectronic industries. Leveraging its patented technologies, Reno has demonstrated the highest performance radio frequency ...
06/01/16 09:52 AMCan the Rally in MKS Instruments (MKSI) Shares Continue? -
05/25/16 08:06 AMMKS Instruments Announces Upcoming Investor Events - [at noodls] - ANDOVER, Mass., May 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI), a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, announced today that company ...
05/17/16 07:28 PMETF’s with exposure to MKS Instruments, Inc. : May 18, 2016 -
05/16/16 07:57 AMMKS Instruments, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MKSI-US : May 16, 2016 -
05/09/16 08:18 AMMKS Instruments Announces Strategic Investment in Reno Sub Systems - [at noodls] - ANDOVER, Mass., May 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI), a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, today announced it has led ...
05/06/16 11:39 AMMKS INSTRUMENTS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
05/03/16 08:10 AMMKS Instruments Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend - [at noodls] - ANDOVER, Mass., May 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI), a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, today announced that its ...
04/26/16 11:12 AMMKS Instruments Inc. Bottom Line Drops 43% In Q1 - MKS Instruments Inc. (MKSI) revealed a profit for first quarter that decreased compared to the same period last year. The company said its profit fell to $20.15 million, or $0.38 per share. This was down from $35.50 million, or $0.66 per share, in last ...
04/26/16 10:12 AMMKS Instruments (MKSI) Beats on Q1 Earnings Estimates -
04/25/16 03:49 PMMKS Instruments tops Street 1Q forecasts - [AP] - The Andover, Massachusetts-based company said it had net income of 33 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 38 cents per share. The results surpassed Wall Street expectations. ...
04/25/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 MKS Instruments Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close -
04/15/16 02:51 PMMKS INSTRUMENTS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure -
04/11/16 09:41 AMMKS Instruments Announces First Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call - [at noodls] - ANDOVER, Mass., April 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI), a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, today announced that it ...
03/19/16 01:16 PMMKS Instruments (MKSI) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA - In trading on Thursday, shares of MKS Instruments, Inc. (Symbol: MKSI) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $35.19, changing hands as high as $35.22 per share. MKS Instruments, Inc. shares are currently trading up about 0.9% on the day.
03/07/16 07:18 AMMKS Instruments, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MKSI-US : March 7, 2016 -
03/02/16 04:19 PMMKS INSTRUMENTS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
02/28/16 01:01 PMMKS Instruments Stock Sees Short Interest Make 18.8% Move - The most recent short interest data has been released by the NASDAQ for the 02/12/2016 settlement date, which shows a 304,226 share increase in total short interest for MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI), to 1,926,587, an increase of 18.75% since 01/29/2016.
02/26/16 01:54 PMMKS INSTRUMENTS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report -
02/24/16 03:15 PMINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Newport Corp. of an Investigation Regarding the Fairness of the Sale of the Company to MKS Instruments, Inc.-- NEWP - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Levi & Korsinsky, LLP: To: All Persons or Entities who purchased Newport Corp. (NASDAQ: NEWP) stock prior to February ...
02/24/16 01:41 PMMKS Instruments To Acquire Newport For $980 Mln - (RTTNews.com) - MKS Instruments, Inc. ( MKSI) Tuesday said it has agreed to acquire photonics solutions provider Newport Corp. ( NEWP) for $23.00 per share in a deal valued at around $980 million. The transaction is expected to be accretive to MKS ...
02/24/16 01:41 PMMKS Instruments Inks Deal to Acquire Newport Corporation - Premium multinational technology company MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI - Analyst Report) recently announced that it has entered into an authoritative agreement to acquire the global leader of photonics solutions, Newport Corporation (NEWP - Snapshot Report).
02/23/16 02:21 PMSome Caution Remains in MKS After Newport Acquisition - [24/7 Wall St.] - Newport Corp. (NASDAQ: NEWP) has finally found that buyout that had been speculated upon years ago. So what if those rumors were back during the explosive tech bubble of the late 1990s and early 2000s? ...
02/23/16 01:29 PMNewport to be acquired - MKS Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq: MKSI) will acquire Newport Corp. (Nasdaq: NEWP) in an all cash transaction valued at approximately $980 million. Shares of Newport leaped $7.74 to $22.78 while MKS Instruments stock dropped $1.57 to $32.04.
02/23/16 01:29 PMLaser maker Newport surges after accepting $900M buyout - In afternoon trading, Newport stock climbed $7.72, or 51.3 percent, to $22.76. MKS Instruments Inc. declined $1.73, or 5.2 percent, to $31.88. Irvine, California-based Newport also reported its fourth-quarter results on Tuesday. The company said its profit ...
02/23/16 01:03 PMNewport To Be Acquired By MKS Instruments For A 50% Premium -
02/23/16 10:44 AMNEWPORT CORPORATION INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Newport Corporation - [PR Newswire] - NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") are investigating the proposed sale ...
02/23/16 08:53 AMNewport (NEWP) Stock Soars on $980 Million Sale to MKS Instruments - [at TheStreet] - Newport (NEWP) stock is surging in early-morning trading after the company announced it would be acquired by MKS Instruments (MKSI) for $980 million.
02/23/16 06:34 AMMKS INSTRUMENTS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events, Financial Statement -
02/23/16 06:27 AMMKS Instruments to buy Newport Corp for $980 mln - [Reuters] - MKS Instruments Inc said it agreed to buy Newport Corp for $980 million in an all-cash deal. MKS' offer of $23 per share, represents a premium of about 53 percent to Newport's Monday's close.
02/22/16 01:25 PMMKS Instruments : Special Notice - MKS AIRGARD PLUS Gas Analyzer Chemical Detection Instruments - 01/27 MKS INSTRUMENTS: Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial State.. 01/27 MKS Instruments Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Financial Results 01/14 MKS INSTRUMENTS: Umetrics is Now Data Analytics Solutions 01/13 MKS Umetrics is ...
02/18/16 12:44 PMInsider Selling: MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI) VP Sells $45,862.60 in Stock - MKS Instruments, Inc. VP John Tseng-Chung Lee sold 1,435 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 11th. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.96, for a total value of $45,862.60.
02/16/16 06:46 PMMKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI): Vice President, CFO, Treasurer BAGSHAW SETH H sells 2,150 shares - According to MKS Instruments's most recent Form 4 filing with the SEC dated Feb 12 02:17 PM, company Vice President, CFO, Treasurer, BAGSHAW SETH H disclosed selling 2,150 shares at a cost of $31.96. At the time of this transaction (Feb 11), this trade was ...
02/09/16 08:00 AMMKS Instruments Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend - [GlobeNewswire] - ANDOVER, Mass., Feb. 09, 2016-- MKS Instruments, Inc., a global provider of technologies that enable advanced processes and improve productivity, today announced that its board of directors has authorized ...
02/06/16 11:42 AMForm 4 MKS INSTRUMENTS INC For: Feb 01 Filed by: BERTUCCI JOHN R - Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly. * If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4 (b)(v). ** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute ...
02/01/16 12:05 PMMKS Instruments, Inc. Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2015 By the Numbers -
01/29/16 09:55 AMMKS Instruments Tops Earnings on Solid Operational Moves -
01/28/16 01:30 PMEdited Transcript of MKSI earnings conference call or presentation 28-Jan-16 1:30pm GMT -
01/27/16 07:25 PMChinese national gets 9 years for smuggling nuclear materials to Iran - [at American City Business Journals] - A Chinese national was sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Boston in connection with obtaining technology from a Massachusetts company that could be used to make nuclear weapons-grade uranium and exporting it to Iran. Sihai Cheng, also known as Chun Hai Cheng or Alex Cheng, 35, a citizen of China, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Chief Judge Patti B. Saris to nine years in prison. One of Cheng's co-conspirators, Iranian national Seyed Abolfazl Shahab Jamili, was part of a prisoner swap with Iran earlier this month.
About MKS Instruments

MKS Instruments logoMKS Instruments, Inc. (MKS) is a provider of instruments, subsystems and process control solutions that measures, controls, powers, monitors and analyzes critical parameters of advanced manufacturing processes. The Company operates in four segments: Advanced Manufacturing Capital Equipment; Analytical Solutions Group; Europe Region Sales & Service, and Asia Region Sales & Service. The Advanced Manufacturing Capital Equipment segment includes the development, manufacture, sales and servicing of instruments and control products, power and reactive gas products, materials delivery products and vacuum products. The Analytical Solutions Group includes gas composition analysis, information technology products and custom fabrication services. The Europe and Asia region sales and service segments resell and service the Advanced Manufacturing Capital Equipment and Analytical Solutions Group products sold into their respective regions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Scientific & Technical Instruments
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: MKSI
  • CUSIP: 55306N10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $43.06
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $39.97
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $36.49
  • P/E Ratio: 21.75
  • P/E Growth: 1.52
  • Market Cap: $2.30B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.25 EPS
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