MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI): Price and Financial Metrics

MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI): $84.49

0.39 (-0.46%)

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MKSI Price/Volume Stats

Current price $84.49 52-week high $114.15
Prev. close $84.88 52-week low $64.77
Day low $84.34 Volume 426,000
Day high $86.38 Avg. volume 628,282
50-day MA $97.35 Dividend yield 1.01%
200-day MA $94.06 Market Cap 5.65B

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  • Momentum is the dimension where MKSI ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.56% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for MKSI is in Value, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • MKSI ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 16th percentile.

MKSI Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of MKS INSTRUMENTS INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 7.94% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 405.82%, MKS INSTRUMENTS INC's debt growth rate surpasses 96.95% of about US stocks.
  • Over the past twelve months, MKSI has reported earnings growth of -304.62%, putting it ahead of merely 4.89% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to MKS INSTRUMENTS INC are UAVS, SM, IRWD, NBR, and GAN.
  • MKSI's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit MKS INSTRUMENTS INC's official web site, go to

MKSI Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, MKSI's price/sales ratio is 40% lower, now standing at 1.5.
  • MKSI's price/sales ratio has moved down 2.3 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for MKSI.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
MKSI 2023-09-15 1.5 2.4 -3.4 -7.2
MKSI 2023-09-14 1.6 2.4 -3.4 -7.3
MKSI 2023-09-13 1.6 2.4 -3.4 -7.3
MKSI 2023-09-12 1.6 2.4 -3.5 -7.3
MKSI 2023-09-11 1.6 2.5 -3.5 -7.4
MKSI 2023-09-08 1.6 2.5 -3.5 -7.4

MKSI Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 38.05%.
  • Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 49.59%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 27.32%.
MKSI's revenue has moved up $1,676,086,000 over the prior 67 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 3,224.9 539.3 429.2
2022-06-30 3,012.8 493.4 555.6
2022-03-31 2,997.7 553.6 572.1
2021-12-31 2,949.6 639.5 551.4
2021-09-30 2,845.9 592.4 516.8
2021-06-30 2,693.8 591.4 476.1

MKSI'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.
  • MKSI has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 62.83% of graded US stocks.
  • MKSI's asset turnover comes in at 0.69 -- ranking 31st of 76 Measuring and Control Equipment stocks.
  • CLIR, COHU, and THMO are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with MKSI.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 0.690 0.466 0.266
2021-06-30 0.678 0.461 0.248
2021-03-31 0.650 0.455 0.220
2020-12-31 0.631 0.450 0.200
2020-09-30 0.608 0.444 0.170
2020-06-30 0.589 0.444 0.155

MKSI Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of MKSI, see our MKSI 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 $220.20 Average Broker Recommendation 1.55 (Moderate Buy)

MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI) Company Bio

MKS Instruments provides instruments, subsystems, and process control solutions that measure, control, power, monitor, and analyze critical parameters of manufacturing processes in the United States and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Advanced Manufacturing Capital Equipment, Analytical Solutions Group, Europe Region Sales & Service, and Asia Region Sales & Service. The company was founded in 1961 and is based in Andover, Massachusetts.

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Latest MKSI News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about MKS INSTRUMENTS INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate MKSI as an investment opportunity.

Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights Axcelis, MKS Instruments and Kulicke and Soffa Industries

Axcelis, MKS Instruments and Kulicke and Soffa Industries are part of the Zacks Industry Outlook article.

Yahoo | September 8, 2023

3 Electronics Stocks to Watch From a Prospering Industry

The Zacks Electronics - Manufacturing Machinery industry participants like Axcelis (ACLS), MKS Instruments (MKSI), and Kulicke and Soffa Industries (KLIC) are benefiting from increased capital spending on high-performance computing, advanced packaging and memory.

Yahoo | September 7, 2023

Why Is MKS Instruments (MKSI) Down 1.2% Since Last Earnings Report?

MKS Instruments (MKSI) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Yahoo | September 1, 2023

MKS Instruments to Participate in Citi’s 2023 Global Technology Conference

ANDOVER, Mass., Aug. 28, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ: MKSI), a global provider of enabling technologies that transform our world, announced today that John T.C. Lee, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a fireside chat at Citi’s 2023 Global Technology Conference on Thursday, September 7, 2023 at 7:30 a.m. EDT. A live webcast of the session will be available in the Investor Relations section of the company's website at

Yahoo | August 28, 2023

Don't Buy MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) For Its Next Dividend Without Doing These Checks

MKS Instruments, Inc. ( NASDAQ:MKSI ) stock is about to trade ex-dividend in 4 days. Typically, the ex-dividend date is...

Yahoo | August 20, 2023

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MKSI Price Returns

1-mo -9.51%
3-mo -16.31%
6-mo 0.99%
1-year 0.59%
3-year -19.76%
5-year 4.93%
YTD 0.43%
2022 -50.97%
2021 16.38%
2020 37.70%
2019 71.89%
2018 -31.06%

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