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Agilent Technologies Stock Forecast, Price & News

$134.53
+0.70 (+0.52 %)
(As of 04/22/2021 04:36 PM ET)
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$133.83
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50-Day Range
$114.99
MA: $125.56
$134.58
52-Week Range
$73.42
Now: $134.53
$136.98
Volume1.73 million shs
Average Volume1.70 million shs
Market Capitalization$40.99 billion
P/E Ratio58.49
Dividend Yield0.58%
Beta1.04
Agilent Technologies, Inc. engages in the provision of application focused solutions for life sciences, diagnostics and applied chemical markets. It operates through the following segments: Life Sciences and Applied Markets, Diagnostics and Genomics and Agilent CrossLab. The Life Sciences and Applied Markets segment offers application-focused solutions that include instruments and software that enable to identify, quantify and analyze the physical and biological properties of substances and products, as well as the clinical and life sciences research areas to interrogate samples at the molecular and cellular level. The Diagnostics and Genomics segment consists of activity providing active pharmaceutical ingredients for oligo-based therapeutics as well as solutions that include reagents, instruments, software and consumables. The Agilent CrossLab segment includes startup, operational, training and compliance support, software as a service and asset management and consultative services. The company was founded in May 1999 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Analytical instruments
Sub-IndustryLife Sciences Tools & Services
CUSIP00846U10
Phone(800) 227-9770
Employees16,400
Year Founded1999

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.34 billion
Cash Flow$4.60 per share
Book Value$15.81 per share

Profitability

Net Income$719 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$40.99 billion
Next Earnings Date5/20/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

Agilent Named One of Singapore’s Best Employers
April 13, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.78 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

168th out of 1,554 stocks

Analytical Instruments Industry

5th out of 29 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?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Agilent Technologies in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 19 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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 Thursday, May 20th 2021.
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How were Agilent Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, February, 15th. The medical research company reported $1.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.89 by $0.17. The medical research company earned $1.55 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.43 billion. Agilent Technologies had a net margin of 13.47% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 21.02%. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.81 EPS.
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How has Agilent Technologies' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Agilent Technologies' stock was trading at $68.84 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, A shares have increased by 94.8% and is now trading at $134.08.
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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, March 17th. Investors of record on Tuesday, April 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.194 per share on Wednesday, April 28th. This represents a $0.78 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 5th.
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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 0.59%. Agilent Technologies does not yet have a strock 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 18.80% 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 announced that its board has initiated a share repurchase program on Tuesday, February 16th 2021, which permits the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 5% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

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

Agilent Technologies issued an update on its FY 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of 3.80-3.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.71. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.825-5.9 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.75 billion.

What price target have analysts set for A?

26 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Agilent Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $30.70 to $150.00. On average, they expect Agilent Technologies' stock price to reach $106.19 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 20.8%.
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Who are Agilent Technologies' key executives?

Agilent Technologies' management team includes the following people:

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 a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.63%), LGT Capital Partners LTD. (0.28%), Clarus Group Inc. (0.16%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.12%), Calamos Advisors LLC (0.08%) and Raub Brock Capital Management LP (0.07%). Company insiders that own Agilent Technologies stock include Boon Hwee Koh, Dominique Grau, Heidi Fields, Mark Doak, Michael R Mcmullen, Michael Tang, 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 BOKF NA, Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc., Sentry Investment Management LLC, New York State Teachers Retirement System, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, DnB Asset Management AS, Hexavest Inc., and Retirement Systems of Alabama. Company insiders that have sold Agilent Technologies company stock in the last year include Boon Hwee Koh, Dominique Grau, Heidi Fields, Michael R Mcmullen, Michael Tang, Rodney Gonsalves, and Samraat S Raha.
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Which major investors are buying Agilent Technologies stock?

A stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clarus Group Inc., Raub Brock Capital Management LP, Private Advisor Group LLC, LGT Capital Partners LTD., MEAG MUNICH ERGO Kapitalanlagegesellschaft mbH, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Everence Capital Management Inc., and Royal London Asset Management Ltd..
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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 $134.08.

How much money does Agilent Technologies make?

Agilent Technologies has a market capitalization of $40.85 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, 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]


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