NYSE:A

Agilent Technologies Stock Forecast, Price & News

$145.01
-1.91 (-1.30 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3.22 million shs
Average Volume1.63 million shs
Market Capitalization$44.00 billion
P/E Ratio48.66
Dividend Yield0.53%
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About Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies, Inc. provides application focused solutions to the life sciences, diagnostics, and applied chemical markets worldwide. The Life Sciences and Applied Markets segment offers liquid and gas chromatography systems and components; liquid and gas chromatography mass spectrometry systems; inductively coupled plasma mass and optical emission spectrometry instruments; atomic absorption instruments; microwave plasma-atomic emission spectrometry instruments; raman spectroscopy; cell analysis plate based assays; flow cytometer; real-time cell analyzer; cell imaging systems; microplate readers; laboratory software, information management, and analytics; laboratory automation and robotic systems; dissolution testing; vacuum pumps; and measurement technologies. The Diagnostics and Genomics segment provides arrays for DNA mutation detection, genotyping, gene copy number determination, identification of gene rearrangements, DNA methylation profiling, and gene expression profiling, as well as sequencing target enrichment, genetic data management, and interpretation support software; and equipment to produce synthesized oligonucleotide. It also offers immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization, and hematoxylin and eosin staining and special staining; instruments, consumables, and software for quality control analysis of nucleic acid samples; and reagents for use in turbidimetry and flow cytometry, as well as develops pharmacodiagnostics. The Agilent CrossLab segment provides GC and LC columns, sample preparation products, custom chemistries, and laboratory instrument supplies; and startup, operational, training, compliance support, software as a service, asset management, and consultation services. The company markets its products through direct sales, distributors, resellers, manufacturer's representatives, and electronic commerce. It has collaboration agreement with SGS AXYS. The company was incorporated in 1999 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

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1.79 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

197th out of 1,586 stocks

Analytical Instruments Industry

4th out of 32 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Agilent Technologies a buy right now?

24 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Agilent Technologies in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 20 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Agilent Technologies stock.
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When is Agilent Technologies' next earnings date?

Agilent Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 17th 2021.
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How were Agilent Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 24th. The medical research company reported $0.97 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.15. The medical research company had revenue of $1.53 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.39 billion. Agilent Technologies had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 24.14% and a net margin of 15.90%. The business's revenue was up 23.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted $0.71 EPS.
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How has Agilent Technologies' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Agilent Technologies' stock was trading at $68.84 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, A shares have increased by 110.6% and is now trading at $145.01.
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How often does Agilent Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Agilent Technologies?

Agilent Technologies declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 19th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.194 per share on Wednesday, July 28th. This represents a $0.78 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 2nd.
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Is Agilent Technologies a good dividend stock?

Agilent Technologies pays an annual dividend of $0.78 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.53%. Agilent Technologies does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Agilent Technologies is 23.78%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Agilent Technologies will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.11% next year. This indicates that Agilent Technologies will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Agilent Technologies' stock buyback program work?

Agilent Technologies declared that its board has authorized a stock repurchase plan on Tuesday, February 16th 2021, which allows the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to repurchase up to 5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally a sign that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

What guidance has Agilent Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Agilent Technologies updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 15th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.090-4.140 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.900. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.15 billion-6.21 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.94 billion.

What price target have analysts set for A?

24 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Agilent Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $30.70 to $160.00. On average, they expect Agilent Technologies' stock price to reach $112.09 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 22.7%.
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Who are Agilent Technologies' key executives?

Agilent Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael R. McMullen, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 60, Pay $2.42M)
  • Mr. Robert W. McMahon, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $1.05M)
  • Mr. Michael Tang, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 47, Pay $871.02k)
  • Mr. Jacob Thaysen, Sr. VP and Pres of Life Sciences & Applied Markets Group (Age 46, Pay $956.32k)
  • Mr. Samraat S. Raha, Sr. VP and Pres of Diagnostics & Genomics Group (Age 48, Pay $797.78k)
  • Mr. Rodney Gonsalves, Principal Accounting Officer, VP & Corp. Controller (Age 55)
  • Dr. Darlene J. S. Solomon, CTO & Sr. VP (Age 62)
  • Mr. Dominique P. Grau, Sr. VP of HR & Global Communications (Age 62)
  • Ms. Allison Ballmer, Sr. VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Richard A. Burdsall, Sr. VP of Global Infrastructure Services (Age 58)

What is Mike McMullen's approval rating as Agilent Technologies' CEO?

452 employees have rated Agilent Technologies CEO Mike McMullen on Glassdoor.com. Mike McMullen has an approval rating of 98% among Agilent Technologies' employees. This puts Mike McMullen in the top 20% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Agilent Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Agilent Technologies investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), PayPal (PYPL), AT&T (T), Broadcom (AVGO), The Boeing (BA) and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS).

What is Agilent Technologies' stock symbol?

Agilent Technologies trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "A."

Who are Agilent Technologies' major shareholders?

Agilent Technologies' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.23%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (7.64%), Pershing Square Capital Management L.P. (3.87%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.71%), Cantillon Capital Management LLC (1.23%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.21%). Company insiders that own Agilent Technologies stock include Boon Hwee Koh, Dominique Grau, Heidi Fields, Jacob Thaysen, Mark Doak, Michael R Mcmullen, Michael Tang, Padraig Mcdonnell, Rodney Gonsalves and Samraat S Raha.
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Which major investors are selling Agilent Technologies stock?

A stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, BlueSpruce Investments LP, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Pershing Square Capital Management L.P., Cantillon Capital Management LLC, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Agilent Technologies company stock in the last year include Boon Hwee Koh, Dominique Grau, Jacob Thaysen, Michael R Mcmullen, Michael Tang, Padraig Mcdonnell, Rodney Gonsalves, and Samraat S Raha.
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Which major investors are buying Agilent Technologies stock?

A stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Winslow Capital Management LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Man Group plc, Clarus Group Inc., Clarus Group Inc., Panagora Asset Management Inc., and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
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How do I buy shares of Agilent Technologies?

Shares of A 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 Agilent Technologies' stock price today?

One share of A stock can currently be purchased for approximately $145.01.

How much money does Agilent Technologies make?

Agilent Technologies has a market capitalization of $44.00 billion and generates $5.34 billion in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $719 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.28 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Agilent Technologies have?

Agilent Technologies employs 16,400 workers across the globe.

Does Agilent Technologies have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Agilent Technologies: ACEA BIO, AT Singapore (Global) Pte Ltd., ATN Microwave, Accelicon Technologies, Acqiris, Advanced Analytical Technologies, Agilent Raman Spectroscopy, Agilent Technologies Luxco S.à.r.l., Agilent Technologies Luxembourg Holding S.à.r.l., Agilent Technologies Rhone AG, Agilent Technologies Singapore (Holding) Pte. Ltd., Agilent Technologies Singapore (International) Pte. Ltd., Agilent Technologies World Trade Inc., Agilent's Interoperability Certification Labs, American Holographic, Aurora SFC Systems, BIOCIUS Life Sciences, BioTek Instruments, BioTek Instruments LLC, Biosystem Development, Cartagenia, Computational Biology, Dako ApS, Dako Denmark, Escort Instruments, Genohm, Gradient Design Automation, Halo Genomics, J&W Scientific, Lab901, LaserGen, Lionheart Technologies LLC, Luxcel Biosciensces Ltd., MTS Nano Instruments, MV Technology, Molecular Imaging Corp., Multiplicom, Novelx, Objective Systems Integrators, PXIT, ProZyme Inc, Qosnetics, RVM Scientific, RedSwitch, Resolution Bioscience, SAFCO, Seahorse Bioscience, Silicon Genetics, Stratagene, SynPro, TILL Photonics, ULTRA Scientific, Varian, Velocity11, Wavefront Research, Xpedion Design Systems, Young In Scientific Co. Ltd, Zymed, and iLab Solutions.

When was Agilent Technologies founded?

Agilent Technologies was founded in 1999.

What is Agilent Technologies' official website?

The official website for Agilent Technologies is www.agilent.com.

Where are Agilent Technologies' headquarters?

Agilent Technologies is headquartered at 5301 STEVENS CREEK BLVD, SANTA CLARA CA, 95051.

How can I contact Agilent Technologies?

Agilent Technologies' mailing address is 5301 STEVENS CREEK BLVD, SANTA CLARA CA, 95051. The medical research company can be reached via phone at (800) 227-9770 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 6/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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