What Do Analysts Say About Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

AMAT's profit will be $892.01M for 12.66 P/E if the $0.83 EPS becomes a reality. They are also projecting the Low EPS estimate of $0.82 and the High EPS estimate of $0.86. Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America now owns 4,170 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider's stock valued at $162,000 after buying an additional 29 shares during the last quarter. About shares traded. Hortonworks Inc (NASDAQ:HDP) has risen 25.48% since August 9, 2016 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:SPLS) has risen 8.73% since August 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 17.22% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:AMAT) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: "Applied Materials Announces Dan Durn to be Next Chief Financial Officer" published on July 24, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "Applied Materials Has Strong Upside" with publication date: July 19, 2017. Its down 7.19% from 1.22 million shares previously.

Applied Materials, Inc. closed its last trading session at $43.9 with the loss of -0.21%. About 431 shares traded.

Following trading activity for Applied Materials, Inc.(NASDAQ:AMAT), we can see that the stock has moved onto today's list of most actives. It has outperformed by 104.70% the S&P500. The consensus recommendation is the average rating on a stock by the analyst community. Therefore 100% are positive. The stock of Staples, Inc. The stock's average target of $18.25 is -10.58% below today's ($20.41) share price. The rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with "Neutral" on Friday, February 19. The rating was downgraded by CLSA to "Outperform" on Thursday, December 10. Now it is offering a dividend yield of 5.11% and a 5 year dividend growth rate of 2.22%. Bank Of Hawaii invested in 23,349 shares. The firm has "Hold" rating by Loop Capital given on Tuesday, December 13.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.13, from 1.17 in 2016Q3. 115 funds opened positions while 706 raised stakes. Kanaly Tru reported 1,543 shares. Rhumbline Advisers holds 0% or 41,955 shares in its portfolio. Investors may try to limit this risk by creating a diversified portfolio including stocks from different sectors. (NASDAQ:SPLS) or 165,259 shares. However, the company's most recent quarter increase of 4.4% looks unattractive. Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans stated it has 0% in Staples, Inc. Minnesota-based Murphy Pohlad Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.62% in Applied Materials, Inc.

Morgens Waterfall Vintiadis & Co Inc decreased Applied Matls Inc (AMAT) stake by 33.33% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Koum Jan sold $297.31 million worth of stock or 2.12M shares. More interesting news about Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) or 10,000 shares. Lombard Odier Asset Mngmt (Europe) holds 14,464 shares or 0.17% of its portfolio. Addison Clark Management L.L.C. owns 267,037 shares or 6.86% of their U.S. portfolio. Susquehanna International Gp Llp has invested 0% in Hortonworks Inc (NASDAQ:HDP). Rock Point Advisors Ltd invested in 1.37% or 320,095 shares.

Staples, Inc.is a provider of services and products that serve the needs of business clients and consumers.

Market Capitalization can be thought of as the overall price to buy the company. The Wholesale segment includes the design, development, sourcing, marketing and distribution of watches, and after-sales service activities and shipping. (EBAY)'s shares projecting a $37.58 target price. Analysts, on average, seem bearish as they suggest GES is worth $-0.76 less, giving a target price of $12.6 a share.

Applied Materials, Inc. now has a P/E ratio of 17.38 and the market value is 45.17B. After $0.79 actual earnings per share reported by Applied Materials, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.06% EPS growth. The business had revenue of $3.55 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.54 billion. Therefore 92% are positive.

Applied Materials, Inc. has a one year low of $26.41 and a one year high of $47.86. If the stock price is unchanged its weighted alpha will be smaller. Applied Materials Inc. had 77 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NASDAQ:AMAT) rating on Monday, June 27. Toronto Dominion Bank reported 0.02% stake. Applied Materials's payout ratio is now 16.46%.

As of now, Applied Materials, Inc. has a P/S value of 3.66, measuring P/B at 5.76. The stock of Aramark (NYSE:ARMK) has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, August 26 by Macquarie Research. "Overweight" signal reported by 0 and "Underweight" rating was suggested by 0. The rating was upgraded by Zacks on Thursday, August 13 to "Sell". The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 1 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $46.60. Wunderlich maintained the shares of HDP in report on Thursday, February 11 with "Buy" rating.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.60, from 1.07 in 2016Q3. It dived, as 64 investors sold Applied Materials, Inc. shares while 272 reduced holdings. 74 funds opened positions while 143 raised stakes. The Price to Cash Flow for Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT). Cornercap Counsel Inc stated it has 0.5% in Applied Materials, Inc. Cowen and Company reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $50.00 price target on shares of Applied Materials in a research report on Friday, July 28th. It also reduced its holding in Kinder Morgan Inc Del (NYSE:KMI) by 16,440 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 79,315 shares, and cut its stake in Wisdomtree Tr (DTH). (NASDAQ:SPLS) for 187,548 shares. Envestnet Asset Management accumulated 1,360 shares. The Illinois-based Envestnet Asset Management has invested 0% in Aramark (NYSE:ARMK). (NASDAQ:AMAT). Vanguard Grp reported 70.92M shares stake. Foundry Prtn Limited Liability reported 143,673 shares or 0.18% of all its holdings. Capital Invest Advisors Limited Liability Corporation reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Applied Materials, Inc. Allstate Corporation accumulated 251,937 shares or 0.49% of the stock.