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NASDAQ:MKSI

MKS Instruments - MKSI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$98.63
-6.61 (-6.28%)
(As of 01/30/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$98.08
$103.64
50-Day Range
$76.40
$106.75
52-Week Range
$64.77
$163.89
Volume
752,180 shs
Average Volume
704,427 shs
Market Capitalization
$6.56 billion
P/E Ratio
12.86
Dividend Yield
0.84%
Price Target
$121.67

MKS Instruments MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
25.0% Upside
$123.33 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
3.76% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.16
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.18mentions of MKS Instruments in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$16,772 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
-49.62%
From $9.29 to $4.68 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.10 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

62nd out of 630 stocks

Process Control Instruments Industry

3rd out of 11 stocks


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About MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI) Stock

MKS Instruments, Inc. provides instruments, systems, subsystems, and process control solutions that measure, monitor, deliver, analyze, power, and control critical parameters of manufacturing processes worldwide. Its Vacuum & Analysis segment offers pressure and vacuum control solutions, including direct and indirect pressure measurement; materials delivery solutions comprising flow and valve technologies, as well as integrated pressure measurement and control subsystems, which provide customers with precise control capabilities; power solutions products, such as microwave, power delivery systems, radio frequency matching networks, and metrology products used in providing energy to etching, stripping, and deposition processes; and plasma and reactive gas products. Its Light & Motion segment offers laser products, such as continuous wave and pulsed nanosecond, diode and diode-pumped solid-state, and fiber laser technologies; and photonics products comprising motion control, optical tables and vibration isolation systems, photonic instruments, optics and optical assemblies, opto-mechanical components, temperature sensing products for wafer fabrication systems, and laser and LED measurement products, including laser power and energy meters, laser beam profilers, and optical and photonic subsystems. Its Equipment & Solutions segment provides laser-based systems for printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing, including flexible interconnect PCB processing systems and high-density interconnect solutions for rigid PCB manufacturing and substrate processing, and multi-layer ceramic capacitor test systems. It serves semiconductor, industrial technologies, life and health sciences, research, and defense markets. It sells its products and services through its direct sales organization, independent distributors, and sales representatives, as well as through its websites and product catalogs. The company was incorporated in 1961 and is headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts.

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MKSI Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/02/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/9 Dividend
11/25/2022
Dividend Payable
12/09/2022
Today
1/30/2023
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/13/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Process control instruments
Sub-Industry
Semiconductor Equipment
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:MKSI
CUSIP
55306N10
Employees
6,400
Year Founded
1961

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$123.33
High Stock Price Forecast
$230.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$80.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+23.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.67
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$551.40 million
Pretax Margin
16.95%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.95 billion
Cash Flow
$12.50 per share
Book Value
$52.05 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
66,201,000
Market Cap
$6.56 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.48

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Key Executives

  • Dr. John T. C. Lee (Age 60)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.12M
  • Mr. Seth H. BagshawMr. Seth H. Bagshaw (Age 63)
    Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer
    Comp: $1.74M
  • Ms. Kathleen F. Burke (Age 58)
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
    Comp: $1.22M
  • Dr. Mark Milton Gitin (Age 56)
    Sr. VP and GM of Photonics Solutions Division
    Comp: $1.06M
  • Mr. James Alan Schreiner (Age 61)
    Sr. VP & COO of Materials Solutions Division
    Comp: $1.13M
  • Mr. David Philip HenryMr. David Philip Henry (Age 51)
    Sr. VP of Operations & Corp. Marketing
  • Mr. David Ryzhik
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Maryann Naddy
    Sr. Director of Corp. Marketing
  • Ms. Jennifer J. Reilly
    Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Eric Robert Taranto (Age 55)
    Sr. VP & GM of Vacuum Solutions Division













MKSI Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell MKS Instruments stock right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MKS Instruments in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" MKSI shares.
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What is MKS Instruments' stock price forecast for 2023?

9 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for MKS Instruments' shares. Their MKSI share price forecasts range from $80.00 to $230.00. On average, they anticipate the company's share price to reach $123.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have MKSI shares performed in 2023?

MKS Instruments' stock was trading at $84.73 at the beginning of 2023. Since then, MKSI stock has increased by 19.0% and is now trading at $100.84.
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Are investors shorting MKS Instruments?

MKS Instruments saw a drop in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,500,000 shares, a drop of 19.6% from the December 31st total of 3,110,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 818,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.1 days.
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When is MKS Instruments' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 13th 2023.
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How can I listen to MKS Instruments' earnings call?

MKS Instruments will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, February 14th at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were MKS Instruments' earnings last quarter?

MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 2nd. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $2.74 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $2.38 by $0.36. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $954 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $954.15 million. MKS Instruments had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 19.14% and a net margin of 13.31%.

How often does MKS Instruments pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MKS Instruments?

MKS Instruments declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 25th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.22 per share on Friday, December 9th. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 25th.
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Is MKS Instruments a good dividend stock?

MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI) pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.84%. The dividend payout ratio is 11.47%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MKSI will have a dividend payout ratio of 18.80% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has MKS Instruments issued on next quarter's earnings?

MKS Instruments updated its FY 2027 earnings guidance on Thursday, December, 15th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $13.00- for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.60B-.

What is John T.C. Lee's approval rating as MKS Instruments' CEO?

6 employees have rated MKS Instruments Chief Executive Officer John T.C. Lee on Glassdoor.com. John T.C. Lee has an approval rating of 77% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of MKS Instruments own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other MKS Instruments investors own include Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Lam Research (LRCX), Applied Materials (AMAT), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Broadcom (AVGO).

What is MKS Instruments' stock symbol?

MKS Instruments trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MKSI."

Who are MKS Instruments' major shareholders?

MKS Instruments' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Artemis Investment Management LLP (0.28%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.11%), Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd. (0.11%), Natixis Advisors L.P. (0.09%), Girard Partners LTD. (0.05%) and Yousif Capital Management LLC (0.04%). Insiders that own company stock include David Philip Henry, Elizabeth Mora, Eric Robert Taranto, Gerard G Colella, Jacqueline F Moloney, Peter Cannone III and Seth H Bagshaw.
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How do I buy shares of MKS Instruments?

Shares of MKSI stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is MKS Instruments' stock price today?

One share of MKSI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $100.84.

How much money does MKS Instruments make?

MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI) has a market capitalization of $6.71 billion and generates $2.95 billion in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $551.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.67 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does MKS Instruments have?

The company employs 6,400 workers across the globe.

Does MKS Instruments have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of MKS Instruments: Alter Power Systems, Applied Science and Technology, Atotech Manufacturing Inc., Beijing Newport Spectra-Physics Technologies Co. Ltd., Brooks Automation - Granville-Phillips, Compact Instrument Technology, D.I.P., ESI China Inc., ESI Electronic Equipment Shanghai Co. Ltd., ESI International Corporation, ESI Japan K.K., ESI Korea Inc., ESI Vietnam Company Limited, Electro Scientific Industries, Electro Scientific Industries Europe Ltd, Electro Scientific Industries GmbH, Electro Scientific Industries Inc., Electro Scientific Industries Singapore Pte. Ltd., Emerson - ENI, EquipNet, High Q Laser GmbH, IPC Fab Automation, Ion Systems Inc, MKS Denmark ApS, MKS German Holding GmbH, MKS Instruments China Company Ltd., MKS Instruments Deutschland GmbH, MKS Instruments ESI Switzerland GmbH, MKS Instruments Holdings Ltd, MKS Instruments Hong Kong Limited, MKS Instruments Israel Ltd., MKS Instruments Italy S.r.l., MKS Instruments Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., MKS Instruments Singapore Pte. Ltd., MKS Instruments UK Limited, MKS Japan Inc., MKS Korea Ltd., MKS Spectra Holdings Limited, MKS Taiwan Technology Limited, Micro-Controle Spectra-Physics S.A.S., Micronor LLC, Newport Corporation, Newport Corporation, Newport Instruments Canada Corporation, Newport Laser Holding GmbH, Newport Ophir Holdings Ltd., Newport Opto-Electronics Technologies Singapore Pte. Ltd., Newport Opto-Electronics Technologies Wuxi Company Limited, Newport Spectra-Physics B.V., Newport Spectra-Physics GmbH, Newport Spectra-Physics Limited, Novx Corp, On-Line Technologies, Ophir Japan Ltd., Ophir Optics S.R.L., Ophir Optronics Ltd., Ophir Optronics Solutions Ltd., Ophir Spiricon Europe GmbH, Ophir-Spiricon LLC, Photon Control Inc, Photon Control Inc., Photon Control USA Inc., Plasmart, Precisive, Spectra International, Spectra-Physics K.K., Telvac Engineering, Tenta Technology, Umetrics, V-Gen Ltd., Wenzel Instruments, and Yield Dynamics.
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How can I contact MKS Instruments?

MKS Instruments' mailing address is 2 TECH DRIVE SUITE 201, ANDOVER MA, 01810. The official website for the company is www.mksinst.com. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at (978) 645-5500, via email at david.ryzhik@mksinst.com, or via fax at 978-557-5100.

This page (NASDAQ:MKSI) was last updated on 1/31/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff