AMAT : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Strong Fundamentals Support a Breakout for Applied Materials

    January 9, 2017
    Applied Materials got off to a rocky start this year but a robust pipeline bodes well for shareholders.
  2. Time to Short 2016's Biggest Winners (NVDA, TMUS)

    January 3, 2017
    Early January marks the start of capital gains tax selling season, with many shareholders ready to book profits on the prior ...
  3. Applied Materials Trades Ex-Dividend Tuesday (AMAT)

    November 21, 2016
    Applied Materials will send its dividend payment on Dec. 15 to shareholders of record as of Nov. 25.
  4. Trading Opportunity in These Trend Channel Stocks

    October 26, 2016
    These stocks are all moving within trend channels. With prices of these stocks trading near the extremes of those channels, ...
  5. Q3 Earnings: Oil and Real Estate Down

    October 3, 2016
    Analysts are expecting another lackluster quarter for earnings, falling for a sixth consecutive month.
  6. Why Big Tech Earnings Will Outperform (AMAT, SYMC)

    September 28, 2016
    Big tech stocks are reaching one new market high after the other fueled by the prospect of strong 3Q and 4Q earnings.
  7. Happy Anniversary, Market Chaos! (AMAT, IVV)

    August 24, 2016
    It's been exactly one year since a Chinese sell-off spurred global market nosedive. Here are the stocks with the highest ...
  8. A Look at Applied Materials Growth Potential (AMAT)

    August 21, 2016
    Analysts at JPMorgan raised their price target on Applied shares from $27 to $32, suggesting 8% additional premiums from ...
  9. Applied Materials Surge on Q3 Beat, Guidance (AMAT)

    August 18, 2016
    Applied Materials is benefiting from a well-executed strategy that's driving growth in all of its business segments.
  10. Semiconductors Reach Multi-year High (SOX, QCOM)

    July 27, 2016
    Semiconductor stocks have hit a record high, as measured by the PHLX Semiconductor Index (SOX)
  11. Applied Materials Announces $2B Buyback, Dividend (AMAT)

    June 13, 2016
    Applied's dividend will yield 1.65% annually, compared to the 2.00% average yield paid out by stocks in the S&P 500 index.
  12. Applied Materials Opens $2 Billion Stock Buyback

    June 10, 2016
    Not one for small gestures, semiconductor manufacturing equipment supplier Applied Materials (NASDAQ: AMAT) has embarked ...
  13. Top Performing Stocks Going Into the Summer

    May 28, 2016
    Momentum chasers will love these plays.
  14. Applied Materials Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Tuesday (AMAT)

    May 23, 2016
    Applied Materials will send its dividend payment on June 16 to shareholders of record as of May 26.
  15. Breaking Down XLK: 3 Components That Are Most Attractive

    May 13, 2016
    Consider the less-significant holdings of the Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF when hunting for tech stocks with growth ...
  16. Applied Materials Surge on Earnings Beat, Guidance (AMAT)

    February 21, 2016
    Assuming the company's order growth is sustained, AMAT stock, even after it reaches $22 per share, may yet be undervalued.
  17. The World's Top 10 Semiconductor Companies (TSM,INTC)

    January 24, 2016
    Discover how some of the most successful companies in the semiconductor industry are well-known brands while others are thriving ...
  18. The Top 6 Large Cap Alternative Energy Stocks for 2016 (JCI, ...

    January 19, 2016
    Identify large-cap, alternative energy stocks having the potential to make significant gains as a result of the transnational ...
  19. The Top 5 Large Cap Semiconductor Stocks for 2016 (AMAT, AVGO)

    January 5, 2016
    Discover the top five large-cap semiconductors that are expected to grow in 2016, including a summary of each company and ...
  20. The Basics Of Trading Chip Stocks (INTC, TXN)

    December 15, 2015
    Semiconductor companies offer an endless variety of trading and investment opportunities.
  21. The Semiconductor Sector is on the Verge of a Breakout (SMH, ...

    November 18, 2015
    The semiconductor sector may be on the verge of a major breakout that provides market leadership in 2016.
  22. 3 Reasons Why Applied Materials, Inc. is Poised for Growth (AMAT)

    September 29, 2015
    Read why Applied Materials may be poised for growth after shares lost substantial value in the wake of a failed merger with ...
  23. Downtrending Stocks to Short or Sell

    September 24, 2015
    These stocks are trending lower and currently near a short sale areas, based on breaks lower and falling stock indexes.
  24. Applied Materials Stumbles on Weak Guidance (AMAT)

    August 17, 2015
    On Friday, shareholders of one particular well-known tech company were anything but happy. The reason: Applied Materials ...
  25. Semiconductor Stocks Are Rallying—But When To Buy?

    December 4, 2014
    These semiconductor stocks recently broke out; is this a good buying opportunity?
  26. It's Finally Time To Bet On Solar

    September 30, 2013
    After experiencing some of the worst years in its history, the solar energy sector could be having one of its best. New installed ...
  27. Cymer Still A Leading Light

    March 30, 2012
    Normally large market share would sound like a golden ticket for shareholder returns. It's not so simple when it involves ...