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NYSE:A - Agilent Technologies Stock Price, Forecast & News

$70.91
-2.81 (-3.81 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$70.28
Now: $70.91
$73.21
50-Day Range
$61.13
MA: $77.16
$85.82
52-Week Range
$61.13
Now: $70.91
$90.64
Volume1.83 million shs
Average Volume3.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.96 billion
P/E Ratio29.30
Dividend Yield0.98%
Beta1.33
Agilent Technologies, Inc. provides application focused solutions to the life sciences, diagnostics, and applied chemical markets worldwide. It operates through three segments: Life Sciences and Applied Markets, Diagnostics and Genomics, and Agilent CrossLab. The Life Sciences and Applied Markets segment offers liquid chromatography systems and components; liquid chromatography mass spectrometry systems; gas chromatography systems and components; gas chromatography mass spectrometry systems; inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry instruments; atomic absorption instruments; microwave plasma-atomic emission spectrometry instruments; inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry instruments; raman spectroscopy; cell analysis plate based assays; flow cytometer; real-time cell analyzer; laboratory software and information management and analytics; laboratory automation and robotic systems; dissolution testing; vacuum pumps; and measurement technologies. The Diagnostics and Genomics segment provides reagents, instruments, software, and consumables; 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 focused on production of synthesized oligonucleotides for use as active pharmaceutical ingredients. The Agilent CrossLab segment offers GC and LC columns, sample preparation products, custom chemistries, and various laboratory instrument supplies; and startup, operational, training, compliance support, and software as a service, as well as asset management and consultation services. The company markets its products through direct sales, distributors, resellers, manufacturer's representatives, and electronic commerce. Agilent Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Analytical instruments
Sub-IndustryLife Sciences Tools & Services
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIP00846U10
Phone800-227-9770

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.16 billion
Cash Flow$3.81 per share
Book Value$15.66 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.07 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees16,300
Market Cap$21.96 billion
Next Earnings Date5/12/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A) Frequently Asked Questions

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 (WHO). Since then, A stock has increased by 3.0% and is now trading at $70.91. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Agilent Technologies?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Agilent Technologies in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Agilent Technologies.

When is Agilent Technologies' next earnings date?

Agilent Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 12th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Agilent Technologies.

How were Agilent Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Agilent Technologies Inc (NYSE:A) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 18th. The medical research company reported $0.81 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.81. The medical research company earned $1.36 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.36 billion. Agilent Technologies had a net margin of 14.59% and a return on equity of 20.49%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 5.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.76 earnings per share. View Agilent Technologies' earnings history.

How often does Agilent Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Agilent Technologies?

Agilent Technologies announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 18th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, March 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Wednesday, April 22nd. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.02%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 30th. View Agilent Technologies' dividend history.

How will Agilent Technologies' stock buyback program work?

Agilent Technologies declared that its board has approved a share buyback program on Monday, November 19th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $1,750,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire up to 8.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Agilent Technologies updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 18th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.38-3.43 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.42. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.50-5.55 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.54 billion.

What price target have analysts set for A?

14 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Agilent Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $57.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect Agilent Technologies' share price to reach $83.31 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Agilent Technologies.

Has Agilent Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about A stock has been trending extremely negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Agilent Technologies earned a media sentiment score of -5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the medical research company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutAgilent Technologies.

Are investors shorting Agilent Technologies?

Agilent Technologies saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 5,679,800 shares, an increase of 12.9% from the February 27th total of 5,030,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,000,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.8 days. Currently, 1.8% of the company's stock are short sold. View Agilent Technologies' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Agilent Technologies' key competitors?

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), Alibaba Group (BABA), AT&T (T), Netflix (NFLX), Boeing (BA), Walt Disney (DIS), Paypal (PYPL), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Agilent Technologies' key executives?

Agilent Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Michael R. McMullen, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Robert W. McMahon, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 50)
  • Mr. Dominique P. Grau, Sr. VP of HR (Age 60)
  • Mr. Mark Doak, Sr. VP (Age 64)
  • Mr. Jacob Thaysen, Sr. VP (Age 44)

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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (4.36%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (1.84%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.57%), Cantillon Capital Management LLC (1.33%), Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (1.11%) and Norges Bank (0.99%). Company insiders that own Agilent Technologies stock include Boon Hwee Koh, Dominique Grau, Heidi Fields, Mark Doak, Michael R Mcmullen, Michael Tang, Patrick G Hagan, Patrick Kaltenbach, Paul N Clark and Rodney Gonsalves. View institutional ownership trends for Agilent Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Agilent Technologies stock?

A stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AJO LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, FMR LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc., TD Asset Management Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, and Pendal Group Ltd. Company insiders that have sold Agilent Technologies company stock in the last year include Dominique Grau, Heidi Fields, Mark Doak, Michael R Mcmullen, and Michael Tang. View insider buying and selling activity for Agilent Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Agilent Technologies stock?

A stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Troy Asset Management Ltd, Marshall Wace LLP, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Hexavest Inc., and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership. View insider buying and selling activity for Agilent Technologies.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Agilent Technologies' stock price today?

One share of A stock can currently be purchased for approximately $70.91.

How big of a company is Agilent Technologies?

Agilent Technologies has a market capitalization of $21.96 billion and generates $5.16 billion in revenue each year. The medical research company earns $1.07 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.11 on an earnings per share basis. Agilent Technologies employs 16,300 workers across the globe. View additional information about Agilent Technologies.

What is Agilent Technologies' official website?

The official website for Agilent Technologies is http://www.agilent.com/.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Agilent Technologies (NYSE A)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  745 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  508 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,253
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This page was last updated on 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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