Inside the Numbers for Applied Materials, Inc. (NasdaqGS:AMAT)

Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) Stake Lowered by Scotia Capital Inc.

The third largest holder is State Street Corp, which now holds $2.71 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 4.57% of its market capitalization. The rating was downgraded by Raymond James to "Mkt Perform" on Thursday, December 17. The stock has seen its SMA50 which is now 16.54%.

Is Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) Cheap From Peers? (NASDAQ:AMAT) earned "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, August 19. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 15 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Sierra Bancorp (NASDAQ:BSRR) earned "Outperform" rating by Hovde Group on Friday, June 10. (NASDAQ:AMAT) has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, March 10 by Pacific Crest. Applied Materials, Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Sr. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $2.81 and is estimated to be $3.21 for the current year with 1,066,487,000 shares now outstanding. Salem Counselors Incorporated holds 0.02% in Reynolds American, Inc. The overall volume in the last trading session was 12,142,165 shares.

Media coverage about Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. It has outperformed by 104.70% the S&P500.

Westwood Holdings Group, a holding company. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 27 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The Bank is a state-chartered bank, which offers a range of retail and commercial banking services. The company maintains price to book ratio of 6.80.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in 2017 Q2.

Beta values for the above stocks are 1.83, 0.91, 1.12. It dropped, as 48 investors sold AMAT shares while 346 reduced holdings.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. (NASDAQ:AMAT). Sumitomo Mitsui Asset has 0.06% invested in Applied Materials, Inc. Origin Asset Ltd Liability Partnership stated it has 539,221 shares or 1.37% of all its holdings. AMAT's SI was 13.13M shares in October as released by FINRA. Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt Inc, a New York-based fund reported 1,202 shares. Strs Ohio holds 0% or 25,800 shares in its portfolio.

Ever wonder how investors predict positive share price momentum? Pine River Cap Mngmt Limited Partnership owns 11.04% invested in Reynolds American, Inc. 659.45 million shares or 3.31% more from 638.31 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Whittier Tru stated it has 0% in Sierra Bancorp (NASDAQ:BSRR). Heartland Advsr holds 0.87% or 1.11 million shares. First Allied Advisory Serv invested in 10,225 shares or 0.03% of the stock.

When completing stock analysis, investors and traders may opt to review other technical levels. 26,731 are owned by Nationwide Fund Advsrs. About 1.22 million shares traded. U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has risen 23.07% since October 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.09% the S&P500.

Since June 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $230,750 activity. Christenson Vonn R had bought 153 shares worth $3,804. The insider filler data counts the number of monthly positions over 3 month and 12 month time spans.

Shares of Applied Materials (AMAT) have a 200-day moving average of 42.29. Likewise, the performance for the quarter was recorded as 16.72% and for the year was 0.05%. For the past month, Applied Materials, Inc.'s stock has been 17.03%, 18.20% for the last quarter, 39.06% for the past six months and 95.37% for the past 52 weeks. (NASDAQ:AMAT) rating on Friday, August 19. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $6000 target.

Applied Materials, Inc. operates through three segments: Semiconductor Systems, Applied Global Services, and Display and Adjacent Markets. (NASDAQ:AMAT), 23 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Buy" rating and $23 target in Thursday, August 13 report. CLSA upgraded the shares of AMAT in report on Tuesday, January 19 to "Buy" rating. As per Wednesday, April 6, the company rating was downgraded by DA Davidson. (NASDAQ:AMAT) on Tuesday, June 28 to "Neutral" rating. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Friday, August 14 with "Outperform". Several investors look for stocks with a high percent of insider ownership, under this theory when management are shareholders, they will act in its own self interest, and create shareholder value in the long-term. Applied Materials's dividend payout ratio is 31.25%. 14,192 shares were sold by GODRIDGE LESLIE V, worth $740,539 on Wednesday, May 3. Narrowing in a bit closer, the 5 month price index is 1.20736, the 3 month is 1.17903, and the 1 month is now 1.15590. Summit Financial Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 6,269 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider's stock worth $259,000 after purchasing an additional 19 shares during the period. Texas Instrs Inc (NASDAQ:TXN) was raised too.



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