Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

138.91
NASDAQ
Prev Close 139.35
Day Low/High 137.49 / 140.18
52 Wk Low/High 46.22 / 146.00
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 917.66B
Market Cap 127.88B
P/E Ratio 27.12
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Bubbly Action, Bad Breadth, Credit Suisse Stumbles, SDR Charade, Eye on Big Tech

Bubbly Action, Bad Breadth, Credit Suisse Stumbles, SDR Charade, Eye on Big Tech

I find this action most likely to be less than sustainable, without provoking an algorithmic counter. In other words, don't just be nimble, but tread softly.

Jim Cramer: Economy Gets Booster Shot Without the Side Effects

Jim Cramer: Economy Gets Booster Shot Without the Side Effects

Amid the vaccine rollout, we have low rates, money coming from the government to families, and a Fed committed to creating jobs. Here's what it all means for investors.

6 Thoughts on Intel's Bold Manufacturing Plans and Subdued 2021 Guidance

6 Thoughts on Intel's Bold Manufacturing Plans and Subdued 2021 Guidance

The chip giant is clearly thinking big under new CEO Pat Gelsinger. But a turnaround will take time to pull off.

Here's Why I'm Thinking I'll Probably Add to Intel

Here's Why I'm Thinking I'll Probably Add to Intel

Let's hope for Intel's sake that CEO Pat Gelsinger has a successful homecoming.

5 Chip Stocks to Consider as Markets Tumble

5 Chip Stocks to Consider as Markets Tumble

While chip stocks have outperformed in recent months, some still look intriguing as tech stocks in general sell off this week.

Rounding Action, Hot Retail Sales, Vaccine Thoughts, Trading Twilio and Apple

Rounding Action, Hot Retail Sales, Vaccine Thoughts, Trading Twilio and Apple

The funny thing about flat lines is that the move at the end is usually explosive, but could go either way.

It May Be Best to Take Profits With Applied Materials Ahead of Earnings

It May Be Best to Take Profits With Applied Materials Ahead of Earnings

The technical signals of the producer of semiconductor manufacturing equipment suggest a top reversal could be at hand.

Another Funky 4-Day Week, Non-Cryptic Crypto Thoughts, U.S. Drowns in Debt

Another Funky 4-Day Week, Non-Cryptic Crypto Thoughts, U.S. Drowns in Debt

Plus, semiconductor equipment manufacturers heat up while stock market volume isn't what it seems.

Jim Cramer: Here's What This Investor Revolution Is About

Jim Cramer: Here's What This Investor Revolution Is About

Keep your eyes open and beat the arrogant, self-interested profiteers who want to make money off you by making this more complex than it really is.

Jim Cramer: Time to Build the Best Complex of Semiconductor Foundries Anywhere

Jim Cramer: Time to Build the Best Complex of Semiconductor Foundries Anywhere

We can do it because it's just so good for so many people, states, companies, and the U.S.

Jim Cramer: There's Good Risk and Bad Risk

Jim Cramer: There's Good Risk and Bad Risk

Here's the kind I like to buy -- and the vetted stocks that you can play on 'good' risk.

Deceptive Thursday, Biden's Grand Plan, Powell's Perspective, Earnings Begin

Deceptive Thursday, Biden's Grand Plan, Powell's Perspective, Earnings Begin

Plus, a look at the unusual chart pattern of Chegg Inc. and what it may mean.

TSMC's Big 2021 Capex Budget Might Have Something to Do With Intel

TSMC's Big 2021 Capex Budget Might Have Something to Do With Intel

While expected demand from clients such as Apple and AMD is also probably motivating TSMC to invest more, the size of its 2021 capex budget suggests other factors are also at play.

3 Inexpensive Tech Stock Ideas for 2021

3 Inexpensive Tech Stock Ideas for 2021

Profitable companies with low multiples and some growth drivers can still be found if one looks around.

Jim Cramer: Focus on Single Semiconductor Names, Stay Away from ETF Baskets

Jim Cramer: Focus on Single Semiconductor Names, Stay Away from ETF Baskets

Buy the best and leave the rest to those who don't know better.

Words Matter, Central Bankers Speak, Crypto Thoughts, 3 Nice Earnings Surprises

Words Matter, Central Bankers Speak, Crypto Thoughts, 3 Nice Earnings Surprises

Comments by Mitch McConnell, Jerome Powell and Christine Lagarde had impacts on the market Thursday.

Indecisive Markets, RealClearPolitics, Infection Surge, Moderna, Disney Earnings

Indecisive Markets, RealClearPolitics, Infection Surge, Moderna, Disney Earnings

Trading volume was low enough Wednesday to indicate a lack of conviction, or conviction that did not spread across enough managers to truly change the narrative.

Appomattox Moment Needed, Surging Semis, Powell's Plea, Peloton Pelted

Appomattox Moment Needed, Surging Semis, Powell's Plea, Peloton Pelted

Plus, the rising possibility that the Senate may not remain in Republican control should give investors pause.

Election Hindsight, Treasury Yields, Fed Day, Chip Stock Setup, A Great Trade

Election Hindsight, Treasury Yields, Fed Day, Chip Stock Setup, A Great Trade

The most important market takeaway right now is that both the Nasdaq Composite and S&P 500 have filled their respective gaps and retaken their 50-day simple moving averages.

Exploring a Pair Trade in the Chip Equipment Space

Exploring a Pair Trade in the Chip Equipment Space

Applied Materials and KLA Corp. serve as real-world examples of how and why to go short one stock and long another in the same sector.

Now at the Plate, Your Pinch Hitter, Chris Versace

Good morning everyone! I'm Chris Versace, filling in for Doug Kass here on Friday, and we are hours away from what is commonly referred to as the end of summer with the Labor Day weekend, which will see U.S. equity markets closed on Monday. Thursday...

Waves of Buying, Above-Average Indices, Vaccine Mania: Market Recon

Waves of Buying, Above-Average Indices, Vaccine Mania: Market Recon

Plus, reading tea leaves in the recent action in Apple and Salesforce.com.

3 Places for Value-Hunting Tech Investors to Potentially Look

3 Places for Value-Hunting Tech Investors to Potentially Look

There are still quality, reasonably-priced, tech companies out there, albeit with some risks attached.

Uncaring Rabble, Coming Covid-Flu Cocktail, Downer Data: Market Recon

Uncaring Rabble, Coming Covid-Flu Cocktail, Downer Data: Market Recon

Plus, the equity markets suddenly are trading quite listlessly and Applied Materials surprises.

3 Earnings Reports to Watch After the Close

Before long our gaze will turn to those after market earnings reports we'll be getting today. On deck we have Applied Materials , Dillard's , and Farfetch . We've continue to own AMAT shares in the Trifecta Portfolio as a food chain approach of sort...

D.C.'s Sorry Lot, Deceiving Appearances, Making Cisco Lemonade: Market Recon

D.C.'s Sorry Lot, Deceiving Appearances, Making Cisco Lemonade: Market Recon

Plus, it may be early to call it a worry, but keep a good eye out for inflation.

Use DRIPs to Build a Socially Responsible Portfolio

Use DRIPs to Build a Socially Responsible Portfolio

Many quality companies that fit into the socially responsible investing camp offer direct-purchase plans, allowing investors an easy way to build an SRI portfolio.