Applied Materials Inc. (AMAT): Price and Financial Metrics

Applied Materials Inc. (AMAT): $132.51

-1.47 (-1.10%)

POWR Rating

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  • Quality is the dimension where AMAT ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 86.4% of US stocks.
  • AMAT's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving down over the last 52 weeks.
  • AMAT ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 43rd percentile.

AMAT Stock Summary

  • AMAT has a market capitalization of $121,534,176,100 -- more than approximately 97.85% of US stocks.
  • Applied Materials Inc's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.73% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of Applied Materials Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; just 15.19% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Applied Materials Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be AMD, LRCX, MU, ADI, and QCOM.
  • AMAT's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Applied Materials Inc's official web site, go to

AMAT Valuation Summary

  • AMAT's price/sales ratio is 5.6; this is 5.66% higher than that of the median Technology stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, AMAT's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.9.
  • Over the past 243 months, AMAT's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 4.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for AMAT.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
AMAT 2021-09-01 5.6 10.0 22.7 19.2
AMAT 2021-08-31 5.6 10.1 23.0 19.4
AMAT 2021-08-30 5.7 10.2 23.1 19.6
AMAT 2021-08-27 5.7 10.2 23.2 19.6
AMAT 2021-08-26 5.5 9.9 22.5 19.1
AMAT 2021-08-25 6.1 10.1 27.4 22.7

AMAT Growth Metrics

  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 68.31%.
  • The 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 146.95%.
  • The 2 year price growth rate now stands at 8.37%.
AMAT's revenue has moved up $4,826,000,000 over the prior 30 months.

The table below shows AMAT's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 21,628 5,609 5,307
2021-03-31 19,827 4,790 4,432
2020-12-31 18,202 4,238 3,857
2020-09-30 17,202 3,804 3,619
2020-06-30 16,268 3,315 3,186
2020-03-31 15,435 3,235 2,916

AMAT's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • AMAT has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 86.37% of graded US stocks.
  • AMAT's asset turnover comes in at 0.918 -- ranking 53rd of 206 Electronic Equipment stocks.
  • MPWR, ADI, and AVGO are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with AMAT.

The table below shows AMAT's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-08-01 0.918 0.467 0.425
2021-05-02 0.872 0.458 0.367
2021-01-31 0.821 0.450 0.319
2020-10-25 0.808 0.447 0.308
2020-07-26 0.796 0.442 0.285
2020-04-26 0.777 0.440 0.270

AMAT Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of AMAT, see our AMAT price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $162.38 Average Broker Recommendation 1.53 (Moderate Buy)

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AMAT Price/Volume Stats

Current price $132.51 52-week high $146.00
Prev. close $133.98 52-week low $56.87
Day low $130.51 Volume 3,669,124
Day high $133.05 Avg. volume 8,364,358
50-day MA $133.17 Dividend yield 0.72%
200-day MA $127.73 Market Cap 119.65B

Applied Materials Inc. (AMAT) Company Bio

Applied Materials, Inc. is an American corporation that supplies equipment, services and software for the manufacture of semiconductor (integrated circuit) chips for electronics, flat panel displays for computers, smartphones and televisions, and solar products. The company also supplies equipment to produce coatings for flexible electronics, packaging and other applications. The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, in Silicon Valley. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Applied Materials Unveils eBeam Metrology System that Enables a New Playbook for Patterning Advanced Logic and Memory Chips

Applied Materials’ PROVision® 3E eBeam metrology system image Applied Materials’ new PROVision® 3E eBeam metrology system enables a new playbook for patterning control by combining nanometer resolution, high speed and through-layer imaging to give engineers the millions of datapoints they need to correctly pattern the most advanced chip designs. Today’s leading-edge chip designs require a new class of metrology that goes beyond optical target-based approximation, statistical sampling and single-

Yahoo | October 18, 2021

Buying This Growth Stock Right Now Is a No-Brainer

Share prices of Applied Materials (NASDAQ: AMAT) have pulled back nearly 8% since the stock's rating was cut from buy to neutral by research firm New Street Research toward the end of September. This seems to have dented investor confidence in Applied Materials stock, which has beaten the broader market handsomely so far in 2021 thanks to a string of impressive quarterly results driven by the growing demand for semiconductor manufacturing equipment. Let's look at the reasons why buying Applied Materials on its latest dip could turn out to be a smart investment decision in the long run.

Yahoo | October 15, 2021

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Microsoft, NVIDIA, Applied Materials, Broadcom, and

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Yahoo | October 14, 2021

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Jumbo News | October 11, 2021

Is Applied Materials (AMAT) Outperforming Other Computer and Technology Stocks This Year?

Is (AMAT) Outperforming Other Computer and Technology Stocks This Year?

Yahoo | October 11, 2021

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AMAT Price Returns

1-mo -1.98%
3-mo -4.10%
6-mo -1.39%
1-year 115.15%
3-year 312.41%
5-year 397.55%
YTD 54.39%
2020 43.29%
2019 89.86%
2018 -34.92%
2017 59.86%
2016 75.70%

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