Applied Materials Inc. (AMAT)

43.58
1.60 3.81
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 41.98
Open 43.00
Day Low/High 42.93 / 43.80
52 Wk Low/High 28.79 / 50.39
Volume 10.02M
Avg Volume 9.16M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 936.11M
Market Cap 39.63B
EPS 3.30
P/E Ratio 11.99
Div & Yield 0.84 (1.89%)
A Micron-Fueled Chip Stock Rally Says a Lot About Expectations for the Sector

A Micron-Fueled Chip Stock Rally Says a Lot About Expectations for the Sector

As chip stocks gain nearly across the board following numbers from Micron that weren't exactly stellar, it's worth remembering how low valuations for many names had gotten.

Next-Gen 3D Printing Is Finally Ready for Its Close-Up: Here's How to Play It

Next-Gen 3D Printing Is Finally Ready for Its Close-Up: Here's How to Play It

3D printing ultimately will drive the made-to-order market of the future. Although there's few pure plays, one company is already using the technology to profit.

Micron Jumps on Better-Than-Feared Results and Guidance: 7 Key Takeaways

Micron Jumps on Better-Than-Feared Results and Guidance: 7 Key Takeaways

Though Micron is still reporting large revenue and memory price declines, its numbers and DRAM outlook were stronger than many feared.

Bad News for Chip Equipment Firms Isn't Necessarily Bad News for All Chipmakers

Bad News for Chip Equipment Firms Isn't Necessarily Bad News for All Chipmakers

Chip stocks in general are selling off following a downgrade that's arguably only bad news for certain parts of the sector.

Lam Research Slides, Chipmakers Slump, as Evercore Sees Delayed 2020 Rebound

Lam Research Slides, Chipmakers Slump, as Evercore Sees Delayed 2020 Rebound

Lam Research lead semiconductor stocks lower Wednesday after analysts at Evercore ISI cut their target price on the stock and warned that a global recovery in chip memory demand could be delayed until late next year.

Energy Pricing, Eyeing Brooks Automation,Trading Advanced Emissions Solutions

Energy Pricing, Eyeing Brooks Automation,Trading Advanced Emissions Solutions

This softness in energy pricing, though not good for the oil patch, and certainly a negative for the railroads, will help in two ways.

Play Applied Materials From the Long Side Here With a Tight Stop

Play Applied Materials From the Long Side Here With a Tight Stop

Let's dig into the charts and indicators.

Micron Bears Have Some Serious Soul Searching to Do Now

Micron Bears Have Some Serious Soul Searching to Do Now

The chipmaker's shares may well have priced in the absolute worst in earnings outlook already.

Huawei Blacklist Ripples Through Tech as Suppliers Cut-Off China-Backed Giant

Huawei Blacklist Ripples Through Tech as Suppliers Cut-Off China-Backed Giant

Global tech stocks were active Monday as investors re-set price expectations for major suppliers to Huawei Technologies, the world's biggest telecoms equipment maker, following last week's move by the Commerce Department to blacklist the China-backed group from doing business with the United States.

Dow Futures Dip, European Tech Slides, as Huawei Blacklist Adds to Trade Concern

Dow Futures Dip, European Tech Slides, as Huawei Blacklist Adds to Trade Concern

Global stocks edged higher Monday, although a surge in oil prices linked to tensions in the Gulf region kept investors cautious, as last week's move by the White House to remove tariffs on steel imports from Canada and Mexico added to optimism of a near-term breakthrough in trade talks with China.

Applied Materials' 2020 Outlook Provides Grounds for Cautious Optimism

Applied Materials' 2020 Outlook Provides Grounds for Cautious Optimism

Like other chip equipment makers, Applied is slogging through a rough 2019. But it outlined a case for better 2020 demand.

Applied Materials Gains After Topping Analyst Estimates

Applied Materials Gains After Topping Analyst Estimates

Shares of chipmaker move up in after-hours trading on better-than-expected revenue and earnings.

Lam Research's Impressive Rally This Year Is Likely to Continue

Lam Research's Impressive Rally This Year Is Likely to Continue

A review of the latest LRCX charts.

Betting on Cloud Stocks, Trading Cisco and Nvidia: Market Recon

Betting on Cloud Stocks, Trading Cisco and Nvidia: Market Recon

My better bet will remain on the cloud until the direction that global business has to move toward changes fundamentally.

Huawei, Cisco, Walmart, Nvidia and Amazon - 5 Things You Must Know

Huawei, Cisco, Walmart, Nvidia and Amazon - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures are rising slightly after Donald Trump blacklists China's Huawei Technologies from doing business with the United States; Cisco Systems rises after third-quarter earnings beat estimates and the company issues a strong revenue forecast; Walmart, Nvidia, Pinterest and Applied Materials report earnings Thursday.

Rally With a Twist: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Wednesday 5/15/19)

Rally With a Twist: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Wednesday 5/15/19)

Jim Cramer says this market is influenced by tariffs and trade talks -- with the Federal Reserve and the economy playing second fiddle.

Applied Materials, HP, Lam Research: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Applied Materials, HP, Lam Research: 'Mad Money' Lightning Round

Jim Cramer takes a look at Applied Materials, HP, Lam Research, Schlumberger, PBF Energy, Targa Resources, Mallinckrodt and more.

Applied Materials Expected to Earn 66 Cents a Share

Applied Materials Expected to Earn 66 Cents a Share

Applied Materials revenue expected to fall 23.4% to $3.5 billion.

Applied Materials Rises on Bullish Susquehanna Note Ahead of Earnings

Applied Materials Rises on Bullish Susquehanna Note Ahead of Earnings

Applied Materials is expected to secure major memory wins, according to analysts at Susquehanna.

KLA-Tencor and Its Peers Still Facing Weak Demand for Memory Equipment

KLA-Tencor and Its Peers Still Facing Weak Demand for Memory Equipment

Following a big rally in recent months, KLA's shares are lower Tuesday after the company maintained a cautious view of near-term chip equipment demand.

Earnings, Earnings and More Earnings, Facebook Results: Market Recon

Earnings, Earnings and More Earnings, Facebook Results: Market Recon

As we have seen so far, in terms of market reaction, there is great reward at the point of sale in beating expectations.

Look For Big Whacks

As the banks and health care showed, when a group gets whacked with a measured downside target that gets tagged, buying opportunities follow.

Notable Wednesday Option Activity: AMAT, ROG, MCFT

Notable Wednesday Option Activity: AMAT, ROG, MCFT

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Applied Materials, Inc. , where a total of 37,584 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 3.8 million underlying shares.

China's Planned Crypto Mining Ban Won't Affect Nvidia and AMD Much - Tech Check

China's Planned Crypto Mining Ban Won't Affect Nvidia and AMD Much - Tech Check

Nvidia and AMD are now getting very little revenue from sales of graphics cards to cryptocurrency miners.

This Chip Stock Is Ready to Reverse Direction

This Chip Stock Is Ready to Reverse Direction

Resistance has now been violated by a notable margin.

Micron's Latest Earnings Signal the Worst Could Soon Be Over for Chipmakers

Micron's Latest Earnings Signal the Worst Could Soon Be Over for Chipmakers

Micron's shares soared Thursday as it signaled chip doldrums are approaching an end. That should propel shares of all-too-cheap chip peers such as Intel and Applied Materials.

Micron Surges in Spite of Light Guidance: 6 Key Takeaways

Micron Surges in Spite of Light Guidance: 6 Key Takeaways

The memory giant issued a soft outlook amid declining prices and lower customer demand. However, expectations were low, and sales are expected to pick up later this year.

Why ActionAlertsPLUS Likes Lam Research

Why ActionAlertsPLUS Likes Lam Research

Semiconductor stocks are on the move. Find out why the ActionAlertsPLUS team chose Lam Research for its portfolio.

Lam Research Rises on Broadcom Remarks, Price Target Boost

Lam Research Rises on Broadcom Remarks, Price Target Boost

The positive outlook for the rest of 2019 by Broadcom CEO Hock Tan was lifting shares of many companies in the semiconductor sector.

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Applied Materials Ranks As A Top Pick

Analyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Applied Materials Ranks As A Top Pick

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Applied Materials, Inc. is the #49 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)