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NASDAQ:MKSI

MKS Instruments Stock Forecast, Price & News

$164.90
+2.85 (+1.76 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$157.89
Now: $164.90
$166.74
50-Day Range
$147.92
MA: $169.05
$188.24
52-Week Range
$66.87
Now: $164.90
$192.30
Volume418,906 shs
Average Volume538,872 shs
Market Capitalization$9.11 billion
P/E Ratio32.91
Dividend Yield0.49%
Beta1.6
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 delivery 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. The company's Light & Motion segment offers lasers and laser-based systems, such as amplifiers, fiber lasers, diode-pumped solid-state lasers, high-energy pulsed lasers, and tunable lasers; and photonics products comprising optical components, lens assemblies, and vibration isolation solutions, as well as instruments and motion products, such as high-precision motion stages and controls, hexapods, photonics instruments for measurement and analysis, and production equipment for test and measurement. Its Equipment & Solutions segment provides laser-based systems for printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing, including flexible interconnect PCB processing systems and HDI solutions for rigid PCB manufacturing and substrate processing, as well as passive component MLCC testing. The company serves semiconductor, industrial technologies, life and health sciences, research, and defense markets. It markets and sells its products and services through its direct sales organization, independent distributors, and sales representatives, as well as through its websites and product catalogs. MKS Instruments, Inc. was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Process control instruments
Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:MKSI
CUSIP55306N10
Phone978-645-5500
Employees5,500
Year FoundedN/A

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.90 billion
Cash Flow$6.77 per share
Book Value$37.12 per share

Profitability

Net Income$140.39 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$9.11 billion
Next Earnings Date4/27/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.29 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

5th out of 1,519 stocks

Process Control Instruments Industry

1st out of 25 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$164.90
+2.85 (+1.76 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI) Frequently Asked Questions

Is MKS Instruments a buy right now?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for MKS Instruments in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" MKS Instruments stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than MKS Instruments?

Wall Street analysts have given MKS Instruments a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but MKS Instruments wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting MKS Instruments?

MKS Instruments saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 29th, there was short interest totaling 542,300 shares, a drop of 19.3% from the January 14th total of 672,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 365,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.5 days.
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When is MKS Instruments' next earnings date?

MKS Instruments is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April 27th 2021.
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How were MKS Instruments' earnings last quarter?

MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 27th. The scientific and technical instruments company reported $2.34 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.02 by $0.32. The scientific and technical instruments company had revenue of $660 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $602.94 million. MKS Instruments had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.49% and a net margin of 12.78%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 32.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $1.20 EPS.
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How has MKS Instruments' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

MKS Instruments' stock was trading at $89.69 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MKSI shares have increased by 83.9% and is now trading at $164.90.
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How often does MKS Instruments pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for MKS Instruments?

MKS Instruments declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 10th. Investors of record on Monday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Friday, March 5th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 19th.
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Is MKS Instruments a good dividend stock?

MKS Instruments pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.49%. MKS Instruments does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of MKS Instruments is 17.70%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MKS Instruments will have a dividend payout ratio of 9.49% next year. This indicates that MKS Instruments 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 issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.96-2.36 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.96. The company issued revenue guidance of $625-675 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $603.56 million.

What price target have analysts set for MKSI?

10 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for MKS Instruments' shares. Their forecasts range from $120.00 to $207.00. On average, they expect MKS Instruments' share price to reach $180.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are MKS Instruments' key executives?

MKS Instruments' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. John T. C. Lee, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58, Pay $1.11M)
  • Mr. Seth H. Bagshaw, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 61, Pay $979.37k)
  • Ms. Kathleen F. Burke, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Mr. James Alan Schreiner, Sr. VP & COO (Age 59)
  • Mr. David Ryzhik, VP of Investor Relations
  • Maryann Naddy, Sr. Director of Corp. Marketing
  • Mr. Dave Henry, Sr. VP of Marketing & Project Management
  • Jennifer J. Reilly, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Francis J. Tan, Sr. VP of Strategic Devel.

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

6 employees have rated MKS Instruments CEO John T.C. Lee on Glassdoor.com. John T.C. Lee has an approval rating of 77% among MKS Instruments' employees.

Who are some of MKS Instruments' key competitors?

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 investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.35%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.59%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.91%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.91%), Royce & Associates LP (1.74%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.53%). Company insiders that own MKS Instruments stock include Elizabeth Mora, Gerard G Colella, Jacqueline F Moloney, Kathleen Flaherty Burke and Seth H Bagshaw.
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Which institutional investors are selling MKS Instruments stock?

MKSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cooke & Bieler LP, Alliancebernstein L.P., Principal Financial Group Inc., Principal Financial Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Value Holdings Management CO. LLC, and Columbus Circle Investors. Company insiders that have sold MKS Instruments company stock in the last year include Elizabeth Mora, Gerard G Colella, Jacqueline F Moloney, and Seth H Bagshaw.
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Which institutional investors are buying MKS Instruments stock?

MKSI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, FIL Ltd, Retirement Systems of Alabama, and Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel LLC.
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How do I buy shares of MKS Instruments?

Shares of MKSI 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 $164.90.

How much money does MKS Instruments make?

MKS Instruments has a market capitalization of $9.11 billion and generates $1.90 billion in revenue each year. The scientific and technical instruments company earns $140.39 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.52 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does MKS Instruments have?

MKS Instruments employs 5,500 workers across the globe.

What is MKS Instruments' official website?

The official website for MKS Instruments is www.mksinst.com.

Where are MKS Instruments' headquarters?

MKS Instruments is headquartered at 2 TECH DRIVE SUITE 201, ANDOVER MA, 01810.

How can I contact MKS Instruments?

MKS Instruments' mailing address is 2 TECH DRIVE SUITE 201, ANDOVER MA, 01810. The scientific and technical instruments company can be reached via phone at 978-645-5500 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 2/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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