Applied Materials Inc. (AMAT)

41.23
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 41.65
Day Low/High 40.56 / 41.49
52 Wk Low/High 28.79 / 51.04
Avg Volume 9.24M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 936.11M
Market Cap 38.99B
EPS 3.30
P/E Ratio 11.80
Div & Yield 0.84 (1.95%)

Latest News

Applied Materials' 2020 Outlook Provides Grounds for Cautious Optimism

Applied Materials' 2020 Outlook Provides Grounds for Cautious Optimism

Like other chip equipment makers, Applied is slogging through a rough 2019. But it outlined a case for better 2020 demand.

Lam Research's Impressive Rally This Year Is Likely to Continue

Lam Research's Impressive Rally This Year Is Likely to Continue

A review of the latest LRCX charts.

Betting on Cloud Stocks, Trading Cisco and Nvidia: Market Recon

Betting on Cloud Stocks, Trading Cisco and Nvidia: Market Recon

My better bet will remain on the cloud until the direction that global business has to move toward changes fundamentally.

KLA-Tencor and Its Peers Still Facing Weak Demand for Memory Equipment

KLA-Tencor and Its Peers Still Facing Weak Demand for Memory Equipment

Following a big rally in recent months, KLA's shares are lower Tuesday after the company maintained a cautious view of near-term chip equipment demand.

Earnings, Earnings and More Earnings, Facebook Results: Market Recon

Earnings, Earnings and More Earnings, Facebook Results: Market Recon

As we have seen so far, in terms of market reaction, there is great reward at the point of sale in beating expectations.

China's Planned Crypto Mining Ban Won't Affect Nvidia and AMD Much - Tech Check

China's Planned Crypto Mining Ban Won't Affect Nvidia and AMD Much - Tech Check

Nvidia and AMD are now getting very little revenue from sales of graphics cards to cryptocurrency miners.

This Chip Stock Is Ready to Reverse Direction

This Chip Stock Is Ready to Reverse Direction

Resistance has now been violated by a notable margin.

Institutional Selling, Europe's Economy, Nvidia Earnings Preview: Market Recon

Institutional Selling, Europe's Economy, Nvidia Earnings Preview: Market Recon

What trader has never both fallen in love with Nvidia, only to eventually feel the scorn of an angry lover's tortured vengeance?

Jim Cramer: Bezos, Amazon, and Next Week's Game Plan

Jim Cramer: Bezos, Amazon, and Next Week's Game Plan

Next week we'll be at the tail end of earnings season. It's been a blast, at least until this past week when we got some iffy news about trade.

Making Sense of a Big Chip Stock Rally That Came Amid Bad News: TECH CHECK BLOG

Making Sense of a Big Chip Stock Rally That Came Amid Bad News: TECH CHECK BLOG

The chip stock surge at the week's end shines a light on just how pessimistic some investors had been as earnings multiples fell to rock-bottom levels last year.

Jim Cramer: Maybe We Are in the Wrong Stocks

Jim Cramer: Maybe We Are in the Wrong Stocks

What happened today is a recognition by money managers that they are paying too much for the drug and food stocks and too little for the building block techs.

8 Top Year-End Trading Ideas for Bargain Hunters

8 Top Year-End Trading Ideas for Bargain Hunters

These eight S&P 500 stocks have some of the worst returns year-to-date and represent a diverse roster of promising bounce candidates.

Memory Demand 'Air Pocket' Deflates Micron Stock

Memory Demand 'Air Pocket' Deflates Micron Stock

A demand drag and a supply glut are fomenting a perfect storm to pressure semiconductors.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Rallied

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market Rallied

What else can you say about a decision by the Chinese that amounts to a potential repudiation of the Made in China 2025 plan?

Jim Cramer: Don't Buy Tech ETFs, Buy Strong Tech Stocks

Jim Cramer: Don't Buy Tech ETFs, Buy Strong Tech Stocks

There are some solid individual names in tech, but traders must be selective.

A 50% Correction in Applied Materials Has Me Looking Up and Not Down

A 50% Correction in Applied Materials Has Me Looking Up and Not Down

Let's see if the worst is behind this stock.

Jim Cramer: Looking for Anomalies

Jim Cramer: Looking for Anomalies

The real anomaly is Applied Materials.

Trump Helps Semis Tick Higher

After Nvidia's Earnings Defeat, I'm First Watching the Stock: Market Recon

After Nvidia's Earnings Defeat, I'm First Watching the Stock: Market Recon

I gave you a NVDA trade at Real Money and Real Money Pro on Thursday. Can't run from that.

More Night Moves!

* The regime of volatility is growing more conspicuous * An ideal trading market continues * But the earnings disappointments are countering normal seasonal market strength and adversely impacting investors' appetite for risk "Workin' on our night m...

Jim Cramer: Here's What a Bull Needs

Jim Cramer: Here's What a Bull Needs

You must hear Nvidia report a good number and you need to hear that Applied Materials won't slash its 2019 forecast.

Brexit Blues and Fed Follies: Market Recon

Brexit Blues and Fed Follies: Market Recon

Investors still fear missing out on a significant year-end rally, despite earnings that appear to be at peak levels and an economy that appears to have reached peak growth.

Jim Cramer: The Fed Will Blink...but the China Situation Continues to Escalate

Jim Cramer: The Fed Will Blink...but the China Situation Continues to Escalate

Larry Kudlow said the Chinese intransigence on trade is so harsh that he has 'never seen anything like it.'

Yes, I'm Already in Tax Loss Selling Mode

Yes, I'm Already in Tax Loss Selling Mode

Thinking about this year's losers that may selloff further into year-end.

Lam Research and ASML's Outlooks Suggest Bad Chip Equipment News Is Priced In

Lam Research and ASML's Outlooks Suggest Bad Chip Equipment News Is Priced In

While not perfect, Lam and ASML's sales outlooks suggest fears of a major chip equipment spending downturn currently look excessive.

Applied Materials Keeps Rising on Wednesday

Applied Materials Keeps Rising on Wednesday

As a classic cyclical stock, concerns about macro factors may be taking a back seat to fundamentals and demand indicators.

Chart: Buybacks in Semiconductor Stocks Help Sector Weather the Storm

Chart: Buybacks in Semiconductor Stocks Help Sector Weather the Storm

Share repurchases are shepherding chipmakers through a down period.