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Consensus Ratings for Waters (NYSE:WAT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 9 Hold Rating(s), 4 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.21)
Consensus Price Target: $140.91 (3.97% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Waters (NYSE:WAT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/26/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/26/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/27/2016MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$125.00 -> $130.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/5/2016Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$137.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/23/2016Goldman SachsBoost Price Target$140.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/1/2016BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$125.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/27/2016William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/27/2016Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHold$137.00 -> $130.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/27/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuy$163.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/7/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price Target$140.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/6/2016Avondale PartnersInitiated CoverageOutperform$155.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/15/2015Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$135.00 -> $130.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/27/2015Maxim GroupInitiated CoverageBuy$163.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/29/2015Wells FargoUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/16/2014KeyBancInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/11/2014Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/23/2014Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHold$98.00 -> $105.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Waters (NYSE:WAT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/26/2016        
4/26/2016Q116$1.23$1.26$471.69 million$475.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2016Q415$1.95$1.96$581.90 million$587.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2015Q315$1.40$1.42$493.41 million$501.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2015Q215$1.27$1.32$481.55 million$495.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2015Q115$1.02$1.21$444.30 million$460.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2015Q414$1.89$1.99$583.61 million$583.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2014Q314$1.29$1.38$487.04 million$493.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2014Q214$1.21$1.22$475.80 million$482.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2014Q114$1.12$0.92$447.90 million$431.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2014Q413$1.61$1.70$535.58 million$565.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2013Q313$1.22$1.19$463.99 million$457.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2013Q2 2013$1.21$1.08$465.90 million$451.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2013Q1 2013$1.09$1.07$432.83 million$430.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2013Q4 2012$1.58$1.59$521.62 million$521.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2012$1.18$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2012$1.17$1.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2012$1.09$1.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/24/2012$1.50$1.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2011$1.13$1.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/26/2011$1.14$1.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2011$0.95$1.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/25/2011$1.31$1.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Waters (NYSE:WAT)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$1.20$1.24$1.22
Q2 20166$1.43$1.53$1.47
Q3 20165$1.49$1.57$1.52
Q4 20165$2.04$2.17$2.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Waters (NYSE:WAT)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trading History for Waters (NYSE:WAT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/2/2016Eugene G CassisCFOSell20,000$139.36$2,787,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/2/2016Michael C HarringtonSVPSell23,200$139.08$3,226,656.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/24/2016Mark T BeaudouinVPSell30,000$137.41$4,122,300.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/16/2016Michael F SilveiraVPSell1,409$136.03$191,666.27View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2016Elizabeth B RaeVPSell20,000$134.96$2,699,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/4/2016Christopher A KueblerDirectorSell4,000$129.88$519,520.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/14/2016Rohit KhannaSVPSell700$128.88$90,216.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/11/2016Rohit KhannaSVPSell1,077$129.22$139,169.94View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/9/2016Eugene G CassisCFOSell8,000$127.59$1,020,720.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/4/2016Joann A. ReedDirectorSell5,003$132.18$661,296.54View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/8/2015Michael J. BerendtDirectorSell4,000$130.54$522,160.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/24/2015William J. MillerDirectorSell4,000$132.27$529,080.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/23/2015Christopher A. KueblerDirectorSell4,000$133.17$532,680.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/20/2015Arthur G. CaputoEVPSell63,600$131.71$8,376,756.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/19/2015Arthur G. CaputoEVPSell205,789$131.56$27,073,600.84View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/18/2015Arthur G. CaputoEVPSell1,105$132.01$145,871.05View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/17/2015Arthur G. CaputoEVPSell14,506$132.05$1,915,517.30View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/18/2015Michael J BerendtDirectorSell1,500$136.44$204,660.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/19/2015Mark T BeaudouinVPSell26,500$133.00$3,524,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/1/2015Thomas P SaliceDirectorSell4,000$126.76$507,040.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2015Eugene G CassisCFOSell6,000$120.16$720,960.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2015Mark T BeaudouinVPSell21,500$120.75$2,596,125.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/30/2015Elizabeth B RaeVPSell24,000$119.39$2,865,360.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/9/2014Arthur G CaputoEVPSell8,146$115.00$936,790.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/9/2014Elizabeth B RaeVPSell6,000$115.58$693,480.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/4/2014Arthur G CaputoEVPSell100,000$116.64$11,664,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/4/2014Douglas A BerthiaumeCEOSell102,423$117.00$11,983,491.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/29/2014Laurie H M.D. GlimcherDirectorSell5,500$105.65$581,075.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/20/2014Michael BerendtDirectorSell7,000$113.78$796,460.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/19/2014Elizabeth RaeVPSell15,000$112.07$1,681,050.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/14/2014Mark BeaudouinVPSell66,000$112.58$7,430,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/13/2014Laurie M.D. GlimcherDirectorSell2,900$112.00$324,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/12/2014William MillerDirectorSell4,000$110.10$440,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/7/2014Elizabeth RaeVPSell12,000$108.04$1,296,480.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/30/2014Arthur CaputoEVPSell125,000$110.01$13,751,250.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/8/2013Laurie M.D. GlimcherDirectorSell2,400$100.00$240,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/28/2013Mark T BeaudouinVPSell32,697$102.01$3,335,420.97View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/25/2013Elizabeth B RaeVPSell40,000$102.00$4,080,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/24/2013John A OrnellCFOSell172,000$100.99$17,370,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/24/2013Thomas P SaliceDirectorSell4,000$100.98$403,920.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/11/2013Michael BerendtDirectorSell1,000$103.93$103,930.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/30/2013Elizabeth B RaeVPSell6,000$97.19$583,140.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2013Arthur G CaputoEVPSell100,000$99.29$9,929,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/15/2013Michael J BerendtDirectorSell4,000$98.79$395,160.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Waters (NYSE:WAT)
DateHeadline
06/26/16 05:43 AMIsrael Using Water As Weapon Of War – OpEd
06/26/16 05:43 AMPalestine's "Prayer for Rain": How Israel Uses Water as a Weapon of War
06/26/16 05:43 AMPoland Spring reaches high water mark
06/26/16 05:43 AM3M company accused of contaminating drinking water in another lawsuit
06/26/16 05:43 AMThese students are digitizing water company records. Next time a main breaks, you'll thank them.
06/25/16 10:50 AMContaminated water found in West Valley wells; water shortage possible if fix isn't made
06/25/16 10:50 AMGrand Rapids man in critical condition following Spring Lake water rescue
06/25/16 10:50 AMTennessee American Water president challenges Chattanooga business leaders to diversify
06/25/16 10:00 AMWorst day in 10 months as Wall Street reacts to 'Brexit' - Reuters - ReutersWorst day in 10 months as Wall Street reacts to 'Brexit'ReutersNEW YORK The S&P 500 turned negative for the year-to-date on Friday as Wall Street suffered its largest selloff in 10 months after Britain's decision to leave the European Union caught traders wrong-footed. In the busiest trading volume for a single ...Watershed Vote Ruins S&P 500 Week Though Bulls Elude ArmageddonBloombergBrexit Shakes Global Markets: The Best of WSJ's CoverageWall Street Journal (blog)Dow closes down 600 after Brexit surprise; financials post worst day since 2011CNBCMarketWatch -The Boston Globe -New York Post -Newsmaxall 271 news articles »
06/24/16 08:00 PMDow Industrials Tumble After 'Brexit' Vote - Wall Street Journal - Financial TimesDow Industrials Tumble After 'Brexit' VoteWall Street JournalThe shock from the U.K.'s surprise vote to leave the European Union swept across global markets, punishing stocks, the British pound and emerging-market currencies. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 610.32 points, or 3.4%, to 17400.75, while the ...Worst day in 10 months as Wall Street reacts to 'Brexit'ReutersWatershed Vote Ruins S&P 500 Week Though Bulls Elude ArmageddonBloombergUS stocks see biggest one-day plunge in 10 months after Brexit voteMarketWatchNBCNews.com -NBC New York -Washington Post -International Business Timesall 269 news articles »
06/24/16 07:11 PM'Drunk History' Season 4: Co-Creator Derek Waters Spills Details – Emmys
06/24/16 07:11 PMAttorney General Bill Schuette sues companies in Flint water crisis
06/24/16 07:11 PMCiting negligence, fraud, Michigan AG sues companies in Flint water crisis
06/24/16 07:11 PMWater company to build new treatment plant for Ellwood City area
06/24/16 07:11 PMGlasgow Water Co. customers get annual water quality report
06/22/16 10:29 AMMultiModal Molecular Imaging Institute at Maastricht University Joins Waters Centers of Innovation Program - [at noodls] - http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20160622006005/en/ On hand to congratulate Maastricht University and Prof. Heeren were (l-to-r) Davy Petit, Senior Director, Marketing, Europe, Middle East, Africa, ...
06/22/16 05:34 AMIsrael Admits Cutting Water Supplies to Palestinians in West Bank
06/22/16 05:34 AMTreat water with respect say North Wales RNLI chiefs
06/22/16 05:34 AMNo water contamination plaint yet: Co
06/21/16 06:41 PMCONSOLIDATED WATER CO LTD : Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)
06/21/16 06:40 PMOutside company may help Hattiesburg bill accurately for water
06/21/16 06:40 PMNorthumbrian Water to complete Windows 10 migration in August
06/21/16 06:40 PMTracking aluminum used to purify tap water
06/21/16 06:40 PMAlkaline Water Co. Welcomes Mission Beverage to Its Growing Southern California Distribution Team
06/21/16 06:40 PM'Electric wind' sucked water away from Venus, scientists say
06/21/16 04:29 PMWaters Collaborates with Singapore’s Bioprocessing Technology Institute to Develop New Strategies to Identify Cancer Markers and Probe Cancer Biology - [at noodls] - Organizations Partner to Enhance the Development of Analytical Methods and Glycan Libraries for Cancer Glycobiology, Focusing on Glycosphingolipids MILFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 21, 2016-- Waters ...
06/21/16 02:40 PMWaterstone Financial declares $0.08 dividend -
06/21/16 05:47 AMShould California limit the number of small, new water systems?
06/21/16 05:47 AMHeinz in hot water over Shredz 'healthy' toddler snacks
06/21/16 05:46 AMMARS Company Launches Industry's First Enterprise-Grade Software Solution for Water Meter Testing
06/21/16 05:46 AMHome where Gov. Snyder pledged to drink Flint tap water put back on bottles
06/21/16 05:46 AMPitt startup monitors water for aquaponic farmers
06/21/16 05:46 AMJudge will take up attorney fees in Mountain Water case
06/21/16 05:46 AMThis company wants to provide clean water, using a plastic bag
06/20/16 06:42 PMChris Waters: Superlative Adam Lyth evokes memories of pioneering Darren Lehmann
06/20/16 06:42 PMChinese LGFV names test waters for debut deals
06/20/16 06:42 PMRiveting short film takes you under the sea in 360 degrees
06/19/16 05:52 AMSeaport Global announced (NYSE:WTS) Watts Water Technologies, stepping up its stock price target to $58 earlier today
06/19/16 05:52 AMWalking on water: The artist Christo fulfills a dream long in his heart
06/19/16 05:52 AMMaine farmers make a splash with water buffalo
06/18/16 06:07 PMEXPOSED: The Truth About Israel’s Role In Palestinian Water Shortages
06/18/16 06:07 PMWater shortage in Jeddah
06/18/16 06:07 PMWard & Waters Named DI Co-Goalies of the Year
06/17/16 06:54 PMChristo’s Newest Project: Walking on Water
06/17/16 06:54 PMChinese Tourists Stir Up the Waters
06/17/16 06:54 PMWater firm pays dividends as it seeks rate hike
06/17/16 06:54 PMLand Office, water company lock horns over well
06/17/16 06:54 PMWater Shortage Pits Palestinians Against Israel's National Water Company
06/17/16 11:29 AMWaters Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WAT) : June 17, 2016 -
06/16/16 07:22 PMWest Bank without water in Ramadan as Israel cuts supply
About Waters

Waters logoWaters Corporation is an analytical instrument manufacturer. The Company designs, manufactures, distributes and services instrument systems, columns and other chemistry consumables that are integrated and used along with other analytical instruments. The Company operates through two segments: Waters Division and TA Division. Its Waters Division's products and services primarily consist of high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry and chemistry consumable products and related services. TA Division's products and services primarily consist of thermal analysis, rheometry and calorimetry instrument systems and service sales. Its products are used by pharmaceutical, life science, biochemical, industrial, nutritional safety, environmental, academic and governmental customers working in research and development, quality assurance and other laboratory applications.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Industry: Medical Instruments & Supplies
  • Sub-Industry: Life Sciences Tools & Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: WAT
  • CUSIP: 94184810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $138.40
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $136.44
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $130.23
  • P/E Ratio: 23.96
  • P/E Growth: 2.46
  • Market Cap: $10.97B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.36 EPS
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Waters (NYSE:WAT) Chart for Sunday, June, 26, 2016


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