Applied Materials Inc. (AMAT)

43.58
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 41.98
Day Low/High 42.93 / 43.80
52 Wk Low/High 28.79 / 50.39
Avg Volume 9.21M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 936.11M
Market Cap 39.30B
EPS 3.30
P/E Ratio 11.89
Div & Yield 0.84 (1.91%)
Applied Materials CEO: Chip Industry Being 'Transformed,' But Timing Uncertain

Applied Materials CEO: Chip Industry Being 'Transformed,' But Timing Uncertain

A gigantic shift in chip demand away from smartphones and toward artificial intelligence is playing havoc with timing of the business cycle. But Gary Dickerson is confident that only means lots of business for Applied's materials expertise in years to come.

Adding to Lam Research

We are gradually scaling deeper into our most recent initiation.

Applied Materials Shares Slip on Dimmer Earnings Forecast

Applied Materials Shares Slip on Dimmer Earnings Forecast

The chipmaker reports fiscal first-quarter earnings that beat analysts' estimates, but forecasts lower sales for the second quarter.

Dow Ends Sharply Lower on Surprise Drop in U.S. Retail Sales

Dow Ends Sharply Lower on Surprise Drop in U.S. Retail Sales

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended off by triple digits after U.S. retail sales in December saw their biggest decline since September 2009.

Wall Street Futures Tumble After Weakest December Retail Sales in a Decade

Wall Street Futures Tumble After Weakest December Retail Sales in a Decade

U.S. equity futures turned sharply red Thursday after data showed the weakest reading for December retail sales in nine years, erasing earlier gains linked to progress in trade talks between Washington and Beijing and data showing a surprise jump in January China export activity.

Institutional Selling, Europe's Economy, Nvidia Earnings Preview: Market Recon

Institutional Selling, Europe's Economy, Nvidia Earnings Preview: Market Recon

What trader has never both fallen in love with Nvidia, only to eventually feel the scorn of an angry lover's tortured vengeance?

Cisco, Coca-Cola, Nvidia, Yelp and the A380 - 5 Things You Must Know

Cisco, Coca-Cola, Nvidia, Yelp and the A380 - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures rise, getting a boost from signals of moderate progress in trade talks between Washington and Beijing; Cisco's robust third-quarter outlook lifts the stock; Coca-Cola and Nvidia report earnings Thursday; Airbus plans to scrap its A380 jumbo jet program.

Wall Street Extends Gains on China Trade Talk Optimism; Dollar Hits 2-Month High

Wall Street Extends Gains on China Trade Talk Optimism; Dollar Hits 2-Month High

Wall Street futures extended gains Thursday with investors using signals of moderate progress in trade talks between Washington and Beijing and data showing a surprise jump in January China export activity to boost the broadest measure of U.S. stocks to a 10% gain for the year.

Stocks Edge Higher as China Trade Data, Talks Progress, Boost Sentiment

Stocks Edge Higher as China Trade Data, Talks Progress, Boost Sentiment

Global stocks edged cautiously higher Thursday, boosted by signals of moderate progress in trade talks between Washington and Beijing and data showing a surprise jump in January China export activity, although gains were capped by disappointing economic data from Germany.

How to Trade Applied Materials as a Semiconductor Turnaround Story

How to Trade Applied Materials as a Semiconductor Turnaround Story

Applied Materials has been on the rise since setting its low on Dec. 26, a key reversal days.

Amazon, Your Game Plan, and More: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Friday 2/8/19)

Amazon, Your Game Plan, and More: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Friday 2/8/19)

Jim Cramer takes a closer look at Jeff Bezos, Amazon and your game plan for the end of earnings season.

Jim Cramer: Bezos, Amazon, and Next Week's Game Plan

Jim Cramer: Bezos, Amazon, and Next Week's Game Plan

Next week we'll be at the tail end of earnings season. It's been a blast, at least until this past week when we got some iffy news about trade.

Nvidia Plunges After Chipmaker Cautions on Q4 Revenue Citing Weak China Demand

Nvidia Plunges After Chipmaker Cautions on Q4 Revenue Citing Weak China Demand

Nvidia shares traded sharply lower Monday after the chipmaker cautions that quarterly earnings would fall far short of analysts forecasts following weaker-than-expected demand for its gaming and datacenter products and slowing growth in China.

Making Sense of a Big Chip Stock Rally That Came Amid Bad News: TECH CHECK BLOG

Making Sense of a Big Chip Stock Rally That Came Amid Bad News: TECH CHECK BLOG

The chip stock surge at the week's end shines a light on just how pessimistic some investors had been as earnings multiples fell to rock-bottom levels last year.

Jim Cramer: Maybe We Are in the Wrong Stocks

Jim Cramer: Maybe We Are in the Wrong Stocks

What happened today is a recognition by money managers that they are paying too much for the drug and food stocks and too little for the building block techs.

Stocks Under $10 Weekly Summary

We locked in healthy profits on some fast movers and initiated 2 new positions last week.

Bringing Back a Familiar Name to the Portfolio

We are calling back shares of Universal Display on positive news from Apple.

Takeaways for Apple, Intel and Others from Taiwan Semi's Earnings and Guidance

Takeaways for Apple, Intel and Others from Taiwan Semi's Earnings and Guidance

The chip manufacturing giant's shares are trading higher in spite of light sales guidance. Possibly helping: It still expects mobile chip sales to rise slightly this year.

8 Top Year-End Trading Ideas for Bargain Hunters

8 Top Year-End Trading Ideas for Bargain Hunters

These eight S&P 500 stocks have some of the worst returns year-to-date and represent a diverse roster of promising bounce candidates.

Micron's Earnings Day Move Has Major Implications

Micron's Earnings Day Move Has Major Implications

Micron Technology's warning of a major dip in demand has major implications across semis and technology stocks more broadly.

Memory Demand 'Air Pocket' Deflates Micron Stock

Memory Demand 'Air Pocket' Deflates Micron Stock

A demand drag and a supply glut are fomenting a perfect storm to pressure semiconductors.

Micron Falls on Soft Guidance: 5 Key Takeaways

Micron Falls on Soft Guidance: 5 Key Takeaways

The memory giant sees demand and pricing pressures weighing on its bottom line in the near-term. It predicts conditions will improve during the back half of 2019.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Rallied

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Rallied

What else can you say about a decision by the Chinese that amounts to a potential repudiation of the Made in China 2025 plan?

Jim Cramer: Don't Buy Tech ETFs, Buy Strong Tech Stocks

Jim Cramer: Don't Buy Tech ETFs, Buy Strong Tech Stocks

There are some solid individual names in tech, but traders must be selective.

A 50% Correction in Applied Materials Has Me Looking Up and Not Down

A 50% Correction in Applied Materials Has Me Looking Up and Not Down

Let's see if the worst is behind this stock.

Sizing Up a Name in the Semiconductor Space

Right now we're only watching Veeco Instruments, a maker of semiconductor capital equipment that's struggling at present.

Jim Cramer: Looking for Anomalies

Jim Cramer: Looking for Anomalies

The real anomaly is Applied Materials.

Dow Ends Higher on Dovish Trump Tariff Comments; Nasdaq Falls

Dow Ends Higher on Dovish Trump Tariff Comments; Nasdaq Falls

The Dow ended higher Friday after President Trump made dovish comments on the trade war with China.

Applied Materials Sinks on Earnings Miss

Applied Materials Sinks on Earnings Miss

The bellwether chip equipment maker posts weaker-than-expected earnings for the October quarter, as well as guidance for the current quarter.

Nvidia Faces $20 Billion Wipeout as Cryptocurrency 'Hangover' Hits Q4 Outlook

Nvidia Faces $20 Billion Wipeout as Cryptocurrency 'Hangover' Hits Q4 Outlook

Nvidia plunged Friday after the chipmaker posted weaker-than-expected third quarter sales, and issued a gloomy holiday quarter outlook, as inventories piled up amid a slowdown in demand from cryptocurrency miners.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)