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Applied Materials (AMAT) Lifted to "Buy" at Vetr

Applied Materials (AMAT) Lifted to

Director, Karsner Alexander, sold 22,762 common shares of Applied Materials, Inc. The stock increased 1.67% or $0.83 during the last trading session, reaching $50.6. About 3.68M shares traded.

Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 16th. It has outperformed by 104.70% the S&P500. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, October 11 to "Sell". Therefore 89% are positive. Lululemon Athletica Inc. had 145 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

The stock of Lumentum Holdings Inc. As per Monday, September 18, the company rating was maintained by Craig Hallum. (NASDAQ:AMAT) on Friday, August 18 with "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, April 8 by Nordea. Mizuho maintained Lululemon Athletica Inc. H.C. Wainwright has "Buy" rating and $1000 target. Cowen & Co maintained Lululemon Athletica Inc. The rating was initiated by Jefferies on Thursday, May 12 with "Buy". Canaccord Genuity maintained Lululemon Athletica Inc. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of LITE in report on Wednesday, August 12 with "Buy" rating. See Lululemon Athletica Inc.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.07, from 1.03 in 2017Q1. Jacobus Wealth Inc owns 4,250 shares. (NASDAQ:AMAT), with 11 analysts believing it is a strong buy. (NASDAQ:AMAT). 12,220 are owned by Tokio Marine Asset Mngmt. Art Advsr Ltd Liability Co stated it has 191,000 shares. (NASDAQ:AMAT) opened at $49.77 on Tuesday. Shares are now up over the past year, outperforming the broad market by -100% and outperformed a peer group of similar companies by 108%. Atlas Browninc reported 6,615 shares. Amica Mutual Insurance holds 71,531 shares. The hedge fund run by Adam Usdan held 50,000 shares of the radio and television broadcasting and communications equipment company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $308,000, down from 180,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Robecosam Ag invested in 0.14% or 27,947 shares. Natixis Asset Mngmt holds 0.19% or 53,702 shares in its portfolio. Brighton Jones Llc holds 0.03% or 5,218 shares in its portfolio. Finally, Cypress Capital Group purchased a new stake in Applied Materials in the 3rd quarter worth $365,000. Sib Lc reported 132,728 shares. The company has market cap of $838.37 million. Companies with a high P/E ratio are typically growth stocks. The firm offers trousers, shorts, tops, and jackets for healthy lifestyle and athletic activities, such as yoga and running; other sweaty pursuits; and athletic wear for female youth. It is up 19.33% since December 5, 2016 and is downtrending. Its down 0.33, from 1.15 in 2017Q1. It is negative, as 48 investors sold AMAT shares while 346 reduced holdings.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) now has a Weekly Volatility of 5.15% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 3.06% percent.

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Teton Advisors Inc. holds 1.32% of its portfolio in Nathan's Famous, Inc. for 213,736 shares. Baker Avenue Asset Mgmt Lp holds 328,263 shares. Mitsubishi Ufj Trust & Corp owns 2.30 million shares for 0.18% of their portfolio. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Liability, a Connecticut-based fund reported 140,245 shares. About 19.96 million shares traded or 82.66% up from the average. Gargoyle Inv Advisor Llc stated it has 0.75% in Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) for 1,444 shares. Silvercrest Asset Mgmt Group Inc Ltd Liability Com owns 6,862 shares or 0% of their U.S. portfolio.

Aviva Plc decreased Us Bancorp Del (NYSE:USB) stake by 55,280 shares to 1.14M valued at $59.13 million in 2017Q2. It also upped Arrow Electrs Inc (NYSE:ARW) stake by 20,700 shares and now owns 142,300 shares.

Among 14 analysts covering Lumentum (NASDAQ:LITE), 6 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 96% are positive. DA Davidson also issued estimates for Applied Materials' Q2 2018 earnings at $0.99 EPS, Q3 2018 earnings at $1.00 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $3.90 EPS, Q1 2019 earnings at $1.03 EPS, Q2 2019 earnings at $1.09 EPS, Q3 2019 earnings at $1.18 EPS and Q4 2019 earnings at $1.20 EPS. (NASDAQ:AMAT) earned "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, February 16. The firm has "Buy" rating by B. Riley & Co given on Thursday, August 11. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 30 by RBC Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Friday, November 17 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. Bank of America increased their price target on Applied Materials from $65.00 to $76.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, November 15th.


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