46.48 -0.19 (-0.41%)
Pre-Market: 8:15AM EDT
|Bid||46.31 x 900|
|Ask||46.67 x 1300|
|Day's Range||46.56 - 48.00|
|52 Week Range||41.94 - 62.40|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||15.67|
|Earnings Date||Aug 16, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.80 (1.72%)|
|1y Target Est||65.82|
WallStEquities.com draws investors' attention to four Semiconductor Equipment and Materials stocks, namely: Ambarella Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBA), Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT), ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ: ASML), and Enphase Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH). First Research reported that worldwide sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment were estimated to total nearly $56 billion in 2017, according to Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International, an industry association.
A Wall Street analyst on Monday cut his price targets on four chip gear stocks, saying the market for wafer fabrication equipment, especially for memory chips, has softened recently.
One of the biggest semiconductor shows of the year kicks off in San Francisco tomorrow, Semicon West, and as mentioned previously, there’s some substantial caution heading into this conference by those following stocks of chip equipment makers such as Applied Materials (AMAT), Lam Research (LRCX), and ASML Holding (ASML). Morgan Stanley’s Joseph Moore and Craig Hettenbach today offer some estimate cuts for Applied and Lam in a joint note to clients, and try to gauge what next year looks like. While the analysts maintain Overweight ratings on shares of both, they cut target prices, lowering Applied Materials to $58 from $60, and lowering Lam to $219 from $238.
A Wall Street analyst on Monday turned cautious on semiconductor equipment stocks ahead of a major industry conference. Needham analyst Edwin Mok cut his price targets on four chip-gear stocks.
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / July 2, 2018 / Major U.S. markets finished higher on Friday, but finished the week lower due to ongoing global trade concerns. The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.23 ...
SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Applied Materials today celebrated the 20th anniversary and 5,000th shipment of the Producer® platform, a manufacturing system that helps make virtually every chip in the world. The Applied Materials Producer® platform is a manufacturing system that helps make virtually every chip in the world. The Producer platform was launched in July of 1998 to help enable chips to run faster by changing their wiring from aluminum to copper, which is a better conductor.
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Shares of Lam Research Corp. and Applied Materials Inc. are down in premarket trading, though Stifel analyst Patrick Ho reiterated his long-term optimism about the names following recent reports of memory shipment push-outs. "We believe these are attributable to Samsung, and primarily on the 3D NAND front," Ho wrote. "We remind investors that Samsung has been Lam's largest customer for many years now (going back to the early 2000s when the company began working aggressively with Samsung)." Ho remains upbeat in his long-term view of Lam, which he rates a buy, and the industry in general.
Applied Materials (AMAT) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / June 14, 2018 / If you want access to our free earnings report on Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT), all you need to do is sign up now by clicking the following link www.active-investors.com/registration-sg/?symbol=AMAT. The Company reported its financial results on May 17, 2018, for the second quarter of the fiscal year 2018 (Q2 FY18). The Santa Clara, California-based Company surpassed market estimates for revenues and earnings for Q2 FY18 and also provided its guidance for Q3 FY18.
A Wall Street analyst downgrades semiconductor-equipment stocks Applied Materials and Lam Research, but upgrades ASML Holding.
Evercore analyst C.J. Muse's cautious note about Lam Research Corp. prompted a sell-off in shares of Lam, Applied Materials Inc. , KLA-Tencor Corp. and other semiconductor-equipment names last week, and on Wednesday Muse weighed in with an update. "While we do see a near-term pause for LRCX, we see no risk to consensus estimates for peers AMAT, ASML , and KLAC," he wrote. "We think downside risk from here is quite limited," he said, adidng that "for investors with 3+mos time horizon, now is the time to start adding." Muse has buy ratings on shares of Lam Research, Applied Materials, and ASML.
Shares of Lam Research Corp. are up 0.7% in premarket trading Tuesday after J.P. Morgan analyst Harlan Sur defended the stock amid concerns about Lam's shipment outlook. "On overweight-rated Lam Research, we don't disagree that there is some downside risk to estimates in C2H18, but given our recent research efforts, we believe the services business (recurring revenue) that is 25% of their overall business and deferred revenue backlog of $1.1 billion translate to minimal downside in 2H revenues and earnings and continued growth in CY19," Sur wrote.
This Tuesday, WallStEquities.com has initiated reports coverage on the following Semiconductor Equipment & Materials equities: Ambarella Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBA), ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ: ASML), Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT), and Enphase Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH). All you have to do is sign up today for this free limited time offer by clicking the link below.
SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 07, 2018-- Applied Materials, Inc. today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share payable on the company’ s common stock. ...
Applied Materials (AMAT) could be an interesting play for investors as it is seeing solid earnings estimate revision in addition to having a robust industry rank.