About Waters Corporation
Waters Corporation is an analytical instrument manufacturer. The Company designs, manufactures, distributes and services instrument systems, columns and other chemistry consumables that are integrated and used along with other analytical instruments. The Company operates through two segments: Waters Division and TA Division. Its Waters Division's products and services primarily consist of high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, mass spectrometry and chemistry consumable products and related services. TA Division's products and services primarily consist of thermal analysis, rheometry and calorimetry instrument systems and service sales. Its products are used by pharmaceutical, life science, biochemical, industrial, nutritional safety, environmental, academic and governmental customers working in research and development, quality assurance and other laboratory applications.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Computer and Technology
- Industry: Medical Instruments & Supplies
- Sub-Industry: Life Sciences Tools & Services
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: WAT
- CUSIP: 94184810
- Previous Close: $154.33
- 50 Day Moving Average: $143.63
- 200 Day Moving Average: $147.52
- 52-Week Range: $118.75 - $162.53
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.08
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.25
- P/E Growth: 2.62
- Market Cap: $12.40B
- Outstanding Shares: 80,365,000
- Beta: 0.83
- Net Margins: 24.06%
- Return on Equity: 24.47%
- Return on Assets: 11.94%
Companies Related to Waters Corporation:
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.73%
- Current Ratio: 1.95%
- Quick Ratio: 1.81%
What is Waters Corporation's stock symbol?
Waters Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WAT."
Where is Waters Corporation's stock going? Where will Waters Corporation's stock price be in 2017?
11 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Waters Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $137.00 to $170.00. On average, they expect Waters Corporation's share price to reach $152.20 in the next year.
When will Waters Corporation announce their earnings?
Waters Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.
Who owns Waters Corporation stock?
Waters Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (4.21%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (3.81%), Janus Capital Management LLC (2.43%), Ruane Cunniff & Goldfarb Inc. (2.14%), FMR LLC (2.12%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (1.12%). Company insiders that own Waters Corporation stock include Arthur G Caputo, Christopher A Kuebler, David Terricciano, Elizabeth B Rae, Eugene G Cassis, Ian King, Joann A Reed, Laurie H MD Glimcher, Mark T Beaudouin, Michael C Harrington, Michael F Silveira, Michael J Berendt, Rohit Khanna, Terrence P Kelly, Thomas P Salice and William J Miller.
Who sold Waters Corporation stock? Who is selling Waters Corporation stock?
Waters Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bessemer Group Inc., Baillie Gifford & Co., Ruane Cunniff & Goldfarb Inc., Allianz Asset Management AG, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Brown Capital Management LLC and Artemis Investment Management LLP. Company insiders that have sold Waters Corporation stock in the last year include Arthur G Caputo, Christopher A Kuebler, David Terricciano, Elizabeth B Rae, Eugene G Cassis, Ian King, Laurie H MD Glimcher, Mark T Beaudouin, Michael C Harrington, Michael F Silveira, Rohit Khanna and Terrence P Kelly.
Who bought Waters Corporation stock? Who is buying Waters Corporation stock?
Waters Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Janus Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., State Street Corp and Asset Management One Co. Ltd..
How do I buy Waters Corporation stock?
Shares of Waters Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Waters Corporation stock cost?
One share of Waters Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $154.33.