NASDAQ:AMAT - Applied Materials Price Target & Analyst Ratings Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $39.94 -0.55 (-1.36 %) (As of 05/24/2019 01:18 AM ET)Previous Close$40.49Today's Range$40.15 - $40.0852-Week Range$28.79 - $53.23Volume7.62 million shsAverage Volume10.44 million shsMarket Capitalization$37.92 billionP/E Ratio8.98Dividend Yield1.98%Beta1.66 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Analyst Ratings Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) Price Target and Consensus Rating (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?) MarketBeat calculates consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). MarketBeat's consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. MarketBeat's consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.23 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Applied Materials in the last 12 months. Their average twelve-month price target is $52.95, suggesting that the stock has a possible upside of 32.57%. The high price target for AMAT is $65.00 and the low price target for AMAT is $37.00. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 17 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days AgoConsensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuyConsensus Rating Score: 2.742.632.632.64Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)6 Hold Rating(s)17 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)9 Hold Rating(s)15 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)9 Hold Rating(s)15 Buy Rating(s)0 Strong Buy Rating(s)0 Sell Rating(s)9 Hold Rating(s)12 Buy Rating(s)1 Strong Buy Rating(s)Consensus Price Target: $52.95$49.90$49.90$51.20Price Target Upside: 32.57% upside27.62% upside27.62% upside48.75% upsideApplied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) Consensus Price Target History Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) Analyst Ratings History Show: Only the Most Recent Rating From Each Brokerage All Ratings For This Stock DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails5/19/2019Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$52.00High5/17/2019CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuy$51.00 ➝ $52.00High5/17/2019Wells Fargo & CoBoost Price TargetOutperform$45.00 ➝ $52.00High5/17/2019UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$45.00 ➝ $49.00High5/17/2019Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingNeutral$45.00 ➝ $52.00High5/17/2019Craig HallumReiterated RatingBuy$44.00 ➝ $50.00High5/17/2019B. RileyUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$46.00 ➝ $54.00High5/17/2019CowenBoost Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$47.00 ➝ $53.00High5/15/2019Susquehanna BancsharesUpgradeNeutral ➝ Positive$34.00 ➝ $60.00Low2/19/2019ArgusReiterated RatingBuyMedium2/15/2019DZ BankDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldN/A2/11/2019Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$63.00 ➝ $53.00Low1/29/2019Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$38.00 ➝ $45.00Medium11/20/2018Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$62.00 ➝ $47.00High11/16/2018Summit InsightsDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldHigh11/16/2018Deutsche BankLower Price TargetHold ➝ Hold$43.00 ➝ $37.00High11/16/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$73.00 ➝ $59.00High11/16/2018DA DavidsonLower Price TargetBuy$55.00High11/16/2018KeyCorpReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Overweight$71.00 ➝ $56.00High11/16/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$63.00 ➝ $54.00High8/20/2018NomuraLower Price TargetBuy ➝ Buy$65.00 ➝ $60.00Low8/9/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$58.00 ➝ $54.00Low7/17/2018Evercore ISILower Price TargetOutperform$65.00Medium5/18/2018Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralHigh9/30/2017InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$50.00 ➝ $55.00Low9/28/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuy$52.00High(Data available from 5/24/2017 forward) This page was last updated on 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Short Selling Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.