Agilent Technologies Company Profile (NYSE:A)

About Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies logoAgilent Technologies, Inc. provides application focused solutions that include instruments, software, services and consumables for the entire laboratory workflow. The Company serves the life sciences, diagnostics and applied chemical markets. It has three business segments: life sciences and applied markets business, diagnostics and genomics business, and Agilent CrossLab business. Its life sciences and applied markets business segment offers instruments and software that enable customers to identify, quantify and analyze the physical and biological properties of substances and products, as well as enable customers in the clinical and life sciences research areas to interrogate samples at the molecular level. Its diagnostics and genomics business segment includes the reagent partnership, pathology, companion diagnostics, genomics and the nucleic acid solutions businesses. Its Agilent CrossLab business segment spans the entire lab with its consumables and services portfolio.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Medical Laboratories & Research
  • Sub-Industry: Life Sciences Tools & Services
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: A
  • CUSIP: 00846U10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $47.62
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $47.23
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $43.14
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.02
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.65
  • P/E Growth: 2.31
  • Market Cap: $15.43B
  • Outstanding Shares: 324,000,000
  • Beta: 1.45
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.54)
Consensus Price Target: $47.73 (0.23% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/18/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetHold$47.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetOutperform$48.00 -> $52.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$50.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetBuy$50.00 -> $53.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016Cowen and CompanyBoost Price TargetOutperform$49.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details
8/18/2016BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$55.00View Rating Details
6/30/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingOutperform$51.00View Rating Details
6/8/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingHold$45.00View Rating Details
6/1/2016Deutsche Bank AGInitiated CoverageHoldView Rating Details
5/17/2016Wells Fargo & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$43.50 -> $44.50View Rating Details
5/17/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$46.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details
2/17/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingEqual Weight$44.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
10/15/2015Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$42.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
11/18/2014JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweight$65.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
10/3/2014ING GroupInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/30/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/17/2016Q316$0.47$0.49$1.05 billion$1.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/16/2016Q216$0.39$0.44$983.08 million$1.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2016Q116$0.43$0.46$1.02 billion$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/16/2015Q415$0.47$0.50$1.04 billion$1.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/17/2015Q315$0.41$0.44$1,000.00 million$1.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/18/2015Q2$0.39$0.38$989.30 million$963.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/17/2015Q1$0.41$0.41$1.02 billion$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/17/2014Q414$0.89$0.88$1.81 billion$1.81 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q314$0.74$0.78$1.75 billion$1.77 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2014Q214$0.73$0.72$1.73 billion$1.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2014Q114$0.66$0.67$1.69 billion$1.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2013Q413$0.76$0.81$1.71 billion$1.72 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/14/2013Q3 2013$0.62$0.68$1.64 billion$1.65 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2013Q2 2013$0.67$0.77$1.75 billion$1.73 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q1 2013$0.67$0.63$1.69 million$1.68 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2012Q412$0.80$0.86$1.76 billion$1.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2012$0.83$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/14/2012$0.73$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.69$0.69ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2011$0.81$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2011$0.73$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2011$0.65$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2011$0.58$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.91 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.2 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.43$0.44$0.44
Q2 20164$0.38$0.42$0.40
Q3 20164$0.46$0.48$0.47
Q4 20163$0.51$0.55$0.53
Q1 20171$0.51$0.51$0.51
Q2 20171$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q3 20171$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q4 20171$0.65$0.65$0.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A)
Annual Dividend:$0.46
Dividend Yield:0.97%
Payout Ratio:31.72% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
24.08% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
20.91% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:10.10% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/24/2016Boon Hwee KohDirectorSell5,298$47.66$252,502.68View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016James CullenDirectorSell13,574$47.52$645,036.48View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016James CullenDirectorSell16,697$45.78$764,388.66View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016James CullenDirectorSell16,922$44.63$755,228.86View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Mark DoakVPSell18,879$44.14$833,319.06View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Michael R McmullenCEOSell124,411$44.46$5,531,313.06View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Patrick KaltenbachSVPSell5,266$44.07$232,072.62View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Rodney GonsalvesVPSell9,542$44.24$422,138.08View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Dominique GrauSVPSell10,322$43.00$443,846.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2016Dominique GrauSVPSell10,321$41.00$423,161.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Dominique GrauSVPSell10,321$40.00$412,840.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Heidi FieldsDirectorSell30,000$39.91$1,197,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Robert J HerboldDirectorSell8,072$40.30$325,301.60View SEC Filing  
6/29/2015Boon Hwee KohDirectorSell5,000$39.61$198,050.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Mark DoakVPSell7,938$40.01$317,599.38View SEC Filing  
6/25/2015Robert J HerboldDirectorSell8,870$40.00$354,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2015Michael R McmullenCEOSell43,130$42.72$1,842,513.60View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015A Barry RandDirectorSell8,870$40.95$363,226.50View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Paul N ClarkDirectorSell37,973$41.87$1,589,929.51View SEC Filing  
3/3/2015Patrick KaltenbachSVPSell1,149$42.41$48,729.09View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Dominique GrauSVPSell10,949$42.63$466,755.87View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Solange GlaizeCAOSell32,700$41.78$1,366,206.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014William P SullivanCEOSell43,667$41.83$1,826,590.61View SEC Filing  
9/30/2014Heidi FieldsDirectorSell5,032$57.17$287,679.44View SEC Filing  
9/29/2014Didier HirschCFOSell25,237$56.96$1,437,499.52View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014William P SullivanCEOSell494,887$56.45$27,936,371.15View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Didier HirschCFOSell24,051$58.48$1,406,502.48View SEC Filing  
6/23/2014Michael R McmullenSVPSell35,377$58.56$2,071,677.12View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Jean HalloranSVPSell78,130$59.13$4,619,826.90View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Marie Oh HuberSVPSell60,567$56.60$3,428,092.20View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014William SullivanCEOSell231,092$56.66$13,093,672.72View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Heidi FieldsDirectorSell3,464$56.80$196,755.20View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Michael McmullenSVPSell4,402$57.39$252,630.78View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Didier HirschCFOSell25,539$56.61$1,445,762.79View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Jean HalloranSVPSell55,127$53.82$2,966,935.14View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Boon Hwee KohDirectorSell5,651$53.77$303,854.27View SEC Filing  
9/23/2013Marie Oh HuberSVPSell40,516$51.82$2,099,539.12View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Didier HirschCFOSell17,327$52.00$901,004.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Ronald NersesianEVPSell181,480$51.92$9,422,441.60View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013Michael McmullenSVPSell10,000$52.48$524,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2013Michael R McmullenSVPSell43,253$44.66$1,931,678.98View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Didier HirschCFOSell10,002$47.00$470,094.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013James CullenDirectorSell8,329$45.31$377,386.99View SEC Filing  
8/28/2012Heidi FieldsDirectorBuy1,755$37.21$65,303.55View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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