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Applied Materials Stock Forecast, Price & News

$58.23
+0.44 (+0.76 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 04:32 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$56.65
Now: $58.23
$58.38
50-Day Range
$55.00
MA: $61.22
$67.62
52-Week Range
$36.64
Now: $58.23
$69.90
Volume6.54 million shs
Average Volume8.80 million shs
Market Capitalization$53.18 billion
P/E Ratio16.93
Dividend Yield1.51%
Beta1.32
Applied Materials, Inc. provides manufacturing equipment, services, and software to the semiconductor, display, and related industries. It operates through three segments: Semiconductor Systems, Applied Global Services, and Display and Adjacent Markets. The Semiconductor Systems segment develops, manufactures, and sells various manufacturing equipment that is used to fabricate semiconductor chips or integrated circuits. This segment also offers various technologies, including epitaxy, ion implantation, oxidation and nitridation, rapid thermal processing, physical vapor deposition, chemical vapor deposition, chemical mechanical planarization, electrochemical deposition, atomic layer deposition, etching, and selective removal, as well as metrology and inspection tools. The Applied Global Services segment provides integrated solutions to optimize equipment and fab performance and productivity comprising spares, upgrades, services, remanufactured earlier generation equipment, and factory automation software for semiconductor, display, and other products. The Display and Adjacent Markets segment offers products for manufacturing liquid crystal displays; organic light-emitting diodes; and other display technologies for TVs, monitors, laptops, personal computers, electronic tablets, smart phones, and other consumer-oriented devices, as well as equipment for flexible substrates. The company serves manufacturers of semiconductor wafers and chips, liquid crystal and organic light-emitting diode displays, and other electronic devices. It operates in the United States, China, Korea, Taiwan, Japan, Southeast Asia, and Europe. Applied Materials, Inc. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.38 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AMAT
CUSIP03822210
CIK6951
Phone408-727-5555

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.61 billion
Cash Flow$3.51 per share
Book Value$8.89 per share

Profitability

Net Income$2.71 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees22,000
Market Cap$53.18 billion
Next Earnings Date11/12/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$58.23
+0.44 (+0.76 %)
(As of 09/28/2020 04:32 AM ET)
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Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Applied Materials' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Applied Materials' stock was trading at $52.49 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AMAT shares have increased by 10.9% and is now trading at $58.23.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Applied Materials?

25 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Applied Materials in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 19 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Applied Materials' next earnings date?

Applied Materials is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 12th 2020.
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How were Applied Materials' earnings last quarter?

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) issued its earnings results on Thursday, August, 13th. The manufacturing equipment provider reported $1.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.95 by $0.11. Applied Materials had a return on equity of 38.81% and a net margin of 19.58%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.74 EPS.
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How often does Applied Materials pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Applied Materials?

Applied Materials announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 31st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Thursday, December 10th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 18th.
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What guidance has Applied Materials issued on next quarter's earnings?

Applied Materials updated its fourth quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 13th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 1.11-1.23 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.02. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.4-4.8 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.36 billion.

What price target have analysts set for AMAT?

25 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Applied Materials' stock. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $85.00. On average, they anticipate Applied Materials' stock price to reach $73.52 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Applied Materials' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Applied Materials own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Applied Materials investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Netflix (NFLX), AT&T (T) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are Applied Materials' key executives?

Applied Materials' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Gary E. Dickerson, Pres, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Daniel J. Durn, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Steve G. Ghanayem, Sr. VP of New Markets & Alliances Group (Age 53)
  • Mr. Ali Salehpour, Sr. VP of Services, Display & Flexible Technology (Age 58)
  • Dr. Prabu G. Raja, Sr. VP of Semiconductor Products Group (Age 56)

What is Applied Materials' stock symbol?

Applied Materials trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AMAT."

Who are Applied Materials' major shareholders?

Applied Materials' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.19%), BlackRock Inc. (7.87%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.96%), Davis Selected Advisers (1.78%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (1.65%) and FMR LLC (1.42%). Company insiders that own Applied Materials stock include Alexander Karsner, Dennis D Powell, Gary E Dickerson, Omkaram Nalamasu, Prabu G Raja, Stephen R Forrest and Steve G Ghanayem.
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Which major investors are selling Applied Materials stock?

AMAT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., AQR Capital Management LLC, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Man Group plc, Macquarie Group Ltd., and AJO LP. Company insiders that have sold Applied Materials company stock in the last year include Alexander Karsner, Gary E Dickerson, Prabu G Raja, and Stephen R Forrest.
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Which major investors are buying Applied Materials stock?

AMAT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., FIL Ltd, Cantillon Capital Management LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, LSV Asset Management, Glenmede Trust Co. NA, Rafferty Asset Management LLC, and Polaris Greystone Financial Group LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Applied Materials?

Shares of AMAT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Applied Materials' stock price today?

One share of AMAT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.23.

How big of a company is Applied Materials?

Applied Materials has a market capitalization of $53.18 billion and generates $14.61 billion in revenue each year. The manufacturing equipment provider earns $2.71 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.04 on an earnings per share basis. Applied Materials employs 22,000 workers across the globe.

What is Applied Materials' official website?

The official website for Applied Materials is www.appliedmaterials.com.

How can I contact Applied Materials?

Applied Materials' mailing address is 3050 Bowers Avenue P.O. Box 58039, Santa Clara CA, 95052. The manufacturing equipment provider can be reached via phone at 408-727-5555 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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