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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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history
Cash to Debt 1.12
NAS:AMAT's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
56% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. NAS:AMAT: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
NAS:AMAT' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 5.44 Max: 14.42
Current: 1.12
0.92
14.42
Equity to Asset 0.50
NAS:AMAT's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
67% of the 858 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.62 vs. NAS:AMAT: 0.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
NAS:AMAT' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.5  Med: 0.68 Max: 0.79
Current: 0.5
0.5
0.79
Interest Coverage 13.88
NAS:AMAT's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
67% of the 656 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 55.25 vs. NAS:AMAT: 13.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
NAS:AMAT' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.33  Med: 16.44 Max: 66.1
Current: 13.88
4.33
66.1
F-Score: 7
Z-Score: 4.48
M-Score: -2.40
WACC vs ROIC
14.63%
25.88%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 8/10

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Operating margin (%) 19.88
NAS:AMAT's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 859 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.15 vs. NAS:AMAT: 19.88 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
NAS:AMAT' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -7.85  Med: 16.71 Max: 24.36
Current: 19.88
-7.85
24.36
Net-margin (%) 15.90
NAS:AMAT's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
88% of the 858 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.69 vs. NAS:AMAT: 15.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
NAS:AMAT' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -6.09  Med: 11.82 Max: 18.31
Current: 15.9
-6.09
18.31
ROE (%) 24.32
NAS:AMAT's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
94% of the 843 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.90 vs. NAS:AMAT: 24.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
NAS:AMAT' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.17  Med: 13.58 Max: 24.32
Current: 24.32
-4.17
24.32
ROA (%) 12.29
NAS:AMAT's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 866 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. NAS:AMAT: 12.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
NAS:AMAT' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.97  Med: 9.01 Max: 16.98
Current: 12.29
-2.97
16.98
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 93.86
NAS:AMAT's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
95% of the 865 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.28 vs. NAS:AMAT: 93.86 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
NAS:AMAT' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -17.4  Med: 67.2 Max: 109.75
Current: 93.86
-17.4
109.75
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 16.30
NAS:AMAT's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
84% of the 737 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. NAS:AMAT: 16.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:AMAT' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -21.4  Med: 10.2 Max: 60.4
Current: 16.3
-21.4
60.4
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 48.40
NAS:AMAT's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
90% of the 542 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. NAS:AMAT: 48.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:AMAT' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -59.2  Med: 14 Max: 128.2
Current: 48.4
-59.2
128.2
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) 94.30
NAS:AMAT's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.90 vs. NAS:AMAT: 94.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
NAS:AMAT' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -33.1  Med: 19.7 Max: 131.7
Current: 94.3
-33.1
131.7
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Financials (Next Earnings Date: Est. 2017-08-18)


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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

AMAT Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Steven Cohen 4,262,500 sh (New)
Jerome Dodson 1,800,000 sh (+291.30%)
Bill Nygren 9,260,000 sh (+27.55%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 15,350,000 sh (+22.15%)
PRIMECAP Management 6,082,755 sh (+2.03%)
Chris Davis 350,610 sh (+0.51%)
Ruane Cunniff 13,692 sh (unchged)
Ray Dalio Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
David Einhorn Sold Out
David Dreman 40,076 sh (-23.10%)
Joel Greenblatt 344,228 sh (-40.96%)
Larry Robbins 8,236,668 sh (-57.06%)
Jim Simons 146,448 sh (-85.49%)
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Q1 2016

AMAT Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Ray Dalio 333,083 sh (New)
Jim Simons 647,548 sh (+342.17%)
Joel Greenblatt 660,566 sh (+91.90%)
PRIMECAP Management 6,128,155 sh (+0.75%)
Jerome Dodson 1,800,000 sh (unchged)
David Dreman Sold Out
Larry Robbins Sold Out
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Ruane Cunniff 13,632 sh (-0.44%)
Bill Nygren 9,060,000 sh (-2.16%)
Chris Davis 338,470 sh (-3.46%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 13,435,900 sh (-12.47%)
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Q2 2016

AMAT Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Caxton Associates 524,450 sh (New)
Paul Tudor Jones 22,400 sh (New)
George Soros 373,596 sh (New)
Jim Simons 5,279,348 sh (+715.28%)
Ray Dalio 469,583 sh (+40.98%)
Chris Davis 472,800 sh (+39.69%)
Bill Nygren 9,060,000 sh (unchged)
Ruane Cunniff Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 6,034,255 sh (-1.53%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 11,250,000 sh (-16.27%)
Jerome Dodson 800,000 sh (-55.56%)
Joel Greenblatt 111,726 sh (-83.09%)
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Q3 2016

AMAT Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Ken Heebner 2,220,000 sh (New)
Stanley Druckenmiller 777,500 sh (New)
John Burbank 69,877 sh (New)
Lee Ainslie 105,100 sh (New)
Joel Greenblatt 1,516,407 sh (+1257.26%)
Paul Tudor Jones 93,235 sh (+316.23%)
George Soros 706,882 sh (+89.21%)
Ray Dalio 738,683 sh (+57.31%)
Chris Davis 474,880 sh (+0.44%)
Caxton Associates Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 5,852,355 sh (-3.01%)
Jim Simons 4,396,548 sh (-16.72%)
T Rowe Price Equity Income Fund 8,950,000 sh (-20.44%)
Jerome Dodson 500,000 sh (-37.50%)
Bill Nygren 1,760,000 sh (-80.57%)
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Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductor Equipment & Materials    NAICS: 334419    SIC: 3679
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Traded in other countries:AMAT.Argentina, AP2.Germany, 04336.Hongkong, AMAT.Switzerland, 0R1A.UK,
Applied Materials Inc provides manufacturing equipment, services and software to the semiconductor, flat panel display, solar photovoltaic and related industries.

Applied Materials Inc was incorporated in Delaware in 1967. The Company provides manufacturing equipment, services and software to the semiconductor, flat panel display, solar photovoltaic and related industries. The Company operates in four reportable segments: Silicon Systems Group, Applied Global Services, Display, and Energy and Environmental Solutions. The Company manages its business based upon these segments. The Company's Silicon Systems Group segment develops, manufactures and sells a range of manufacturing equipment used to fabricate semiconductor chips, also referred to as integrated circuits. The Company Global Services segment encompasses products and services designed to improve the performance and productivity, and reduce the environmental impact, of the fab operations of semiconductor, LCD and solar PV manufacturers. The Company's products for manufacturing thin film transistor liquid crystal displays (TFT- LCDs) for televisions, personal computers (PCs), tablet PCs, smartphones and other consumer-oriented electronic applications are reported under its Display segment. The Energy and Environmental Solutions segment includes manufacturing systems to produce products for the generation and conservation of energy. To increase the conversion efficiency and yields of solar PV devices and help reduce the cost per watt of solar-generated electricity, The Company offers manufacturing solutions for wafer-based crystalline silicon (c-Si) applications. The Company's manufacturing activities consist mainly of assembly, test and integration of various proprietary and commercial parts, components and subassemblies that are used to manufacture systems. The Company has implemented a distributed manufacturing model under which manufacturing and supply chain activities are conducted in various countries, including the United States, Europe, Israel, Singapore, Taiwan and other countries in Asia, and assembly of some systems is completed at customer sites. The Company's customers include manufacturers of semiconductor wafers and chips, flat panel liquid crystal displays, solar PV cells and modules, and other electronic devices. The Company is also a supplier of LCD fabrication equipment to the flat panel display industry, and a supplier of solar PV manufacturing systems to the solar industry, based on revenue. There are a number of competitors serving the semiconductor manufacturing equipment industry, with some offering a single product line and others offering multiple product lines. The Company's competitors range from suppliers serving a single region to global, diversified companies. The Company is subject to environmental and safety regulations in connection with its global business operations, including but not limited to: regulations related to the development, manufacture and use of its products; recycling and disposal of materials used in its products or in producing its products; the operation of its facilities; and the us

Guru Investment Theses on Applied Materials Inc

Jerome Dodson Comments on Applied Materials - Nov 01, 2016

Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), the semiconductor-equipment manufacturer, boosted the Fund’s return by 70 basis points, as its stock surged 25.8% from $23.97 to $30.15. Following an impressive earnings report in August, where both new orders and total backlog hit all-time highs, the company presented a compelling case for long-term growth at its annual analyst meeting in September. The management team outlined additional market-expansion and share-gain opportunities, particularly around new transistor architectures and advanced display technologies that are expected to grow revenue and expand margins.

From Jerome Dodson (Trades, Portfolio)'s Parnassus Fund third-quarter 2016 commentary.

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Jerome Dodson Comments on Applied Materials - Jul 26, 2016

Semiconductor-equipment manufacturer Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) added 37 basis points to the Fund, as its stock increased 13.2% from $21.18 to $23.97. Building on last quarter’s solid performance, the company continues to execute well, reaching an all-time high in order volume in China. The sustained outperformance and positive financial outlook has provided investors with increased confidence in the long-term trajectory of the business.


From Jerome Dodson (Trades, Portfolio)'s Parnassus Fund second quarter 2016 commentary.

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Parnassus Fund Comments on Applied Materials - May 09, 2016

Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), maker of equipment used in semiconductor manufacturing, added 74 basis points to the Fund’s return, as its stock jumped 13.4% from $18.67 to $21.18. The company provided an inspiring outlook, including 14% revenue growth next quarter and further strength in the second half of the year. Applied Materials also commented on its long-term optimism for the display business, as the industry is accelerating investments in new manufacturing technology, which should lead to more orders for the company’s equipment.



From the Parnassus Fund first quarter 2016 shareholder letter.



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David Einhorn Comments on Applied Materials - Jan 19, 2016

We entered Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) at $20.31 after the Tokyo Electron deal fell apart, with a viewthat margin improvement through cost cutting and aggressive buybacks could lead to earningsoutperformance. Despite reasonable execution and lots of share repurchases, concerns aboutoverall spending levels in the semiconductor capital equipment space mattered more. The riskof a pending cyclical downturn caused us to exit at $18.21 with a small loss.

From David Einhorn (Trades, Portfolio)'s Green Light Capital fourth quarter 2015 shareholder letter.

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Top Ranked Articles about Applied Materials Inc

Jerome Dodson Comments on Applied Materials Guru stock highlight
Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), the semiconductor-equipment manufacturer, boosted the Fund’s return by 70 basis points, as its stock surged 25.8% from $23.97 to $30.15. Following an impressive earnings report in August, where both new orders and total backlog hit all-time highs, the company presented a compelling case for long-term growth at its annual analyst meeting in September. The management team outlined additional market-expansion and share-gain opportunities, particularly around new transistor architectures and advanced display technologies that are expected to grow revenue and expand margins. Read more...
Jerome Dodson Comments on Applied Materials Guru stock highlight
Semiconductor-equipment manufacturer Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) added 37 basis points to the Fund, as its stock increased 13.2% from $21.18 to $23.97. Building on last quarter’s solid performance, the company continues to execute well, reaching an all-time high in order volume in China. The sustained outperformance and positive financial outlook has provided investors with increased confidence in the long-term trajectory of the business.
Read more...
Parnassus Fund Comments on Applied Materials Guru stock highlight
Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT), maker of equipment used in semiconductor manufacturing, added 74 basis points to the Fund’s return, as its stock jumped 13.4% from $18.67 to $21.18. The company provided an inspiring outlook, including 14% revenue growth next quarter and further strength in the second half of the year. Applied Materials also commented on its long-term optimism for the display business, as the industry is accelerating investments in new manufacturing technology, which should lead to more orders for the company’s equipment. Read more...
David Einhorn Comments on Applied Materials Guru stock highlight
We entered Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) at $20.31 after the Tokyo Electron deal fell apart, with a viewthat margin improvement through cost cutting and aggressive buybacks could lead to earningsoutperformance. Despite reasonable execution and lots of share repurchases, concerns aboutoverall spending levels in the semiconductor capital equipment space mattered more. The riskof a pending cyclical downturn caused us to exit at $18.21 with a small loss. Read more...

Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 20.69
AMAT's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
53% of the 560 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 21.22 vs. AMAT: 20.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
AMAT' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.96  Med: 18.85 Max: 687
Current: 20.69
6.96
687
Forward P/E 14.18
AMAT's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
81% of the 97 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 17.86 vs. AMAT: 14.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 20.69
AMAT's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
54% of the 560 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 21.31 vs. AMAT: 20.69 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
AMAT' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.96  Med: 18.85 Max: 687
Current: 20.69
6.96
687
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 16.97
AMAT's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
54% of the 379 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 18.13 vs. AMAT: 16.97 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
AMAT' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.43  Med: 19.04 Max: 968.13
Current: 16.97
6.43
968.13
P/B 4.85
AMAT's P/B is ranked lower than
88% of the 838 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. AMAT: 4.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
AMAT' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.47  Med: 2.79 Max: 4.92
Current: 4.85
1.47
4.92
P/S 3.33
AMAT's P/S is ranked lower than
77% of the 846 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.42 vs. AMAT: 3.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
AMAT' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.23  Med: 2.68 Max: 4.69
Current: 3.33
1.23
4.69
PFCF 16.07
AMAT's PFCF is ranked higher than
54% of the 410 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 17.38 vs. AMAT: 16.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
AMAT' s PFCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.1  Med: 16.62 Max: 276.82
Current: 16.07
6.1
276.82
POCF 14.47
AMAT's POCF is ranked lower than
61% of the 502 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 10.88 vs. AMAT: 14.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
AMAT' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.57  Med: 14.62 Max: 85.71
Current: 14.47
5.57
85.71
EV-to-EBIT 15.91
AMAT's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
54% of the 568 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 16.57 vs. AMAT: 15.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
AMAT' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -123.1  Med: 11.8 Max: 26442.8
Current: 15.91
-123.1
26442.8
EV-to-EBITDA 13.53
AMAT's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked lower than
56% of the 629 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 11.57 vs. AMAT: 13.53 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
AMAT' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -994.7  Med: 10.8 Max: 186.2
Current: 13.53
-994.7
186.2
PEG 1.59
AMAT's PEG is ranked higher than
57% of the 183 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.96 vs. AMAT: 1.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
AMAT' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.28  Med: 0.55 Max: 413.57
Current: 1.59
0.28
413.57
Shiller P/E 39.36
AMAT's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
58% of the 100 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 40.58 vs. AMAT: 39.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
AMAT' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.44  Med: 22.77 Max: 40.01
Current: 39.36
11.44
40.01
Current Ratio 2.30
AMAT's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
51% of the 863 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.34 vs. AMAT: 2.30 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
AMAT' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.25  Med: 2.85 Max: 5.38
Current: 2.3
2.25
5.38
Quick Ratio 1.74
AMAT's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. AMAT: 1.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
AMAT' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.59  Med: 2.21 Max: 4.53
Current: 1.74
1.59
4.53
Days Inventory 111.78
AMAT's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
72% of the 826 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 78.21 vs. AMAT: 111.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
AMAT' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 94.69  Med: 106.24 Max: 184.11
Current: 111.78
94.69
184.11
Days Sales Outstanding 76.84
AMAT's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
64% of the 782 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 63.29 vs. AMAT: 76.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
AMAT' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 51.07  Med: 72.91 Max: 79.38
Current: 76.84
51.07
79.38
Days Payable 41.45
AMAT's Days Payable is ranked lower than
61% of the 756 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 50.75 vs. AMAT: 41.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Payable only.
AMAT' s Days Payable Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 26.74  Med: 42.08 Max: 48.61
Current: 41.45
26.74
48.61

Dividend & Buy Back

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history
Dividend Yield 1.24
AMAT's Dividend Yield is ranked lower than
58% of the 591 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.88 vs. AMAT: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
AMAT' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.45  Med: 1.92 Max: 3.35
Current: 1.24
0.45
3.35
Dividend Payout 0.32
AMAT's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
76% of the 399 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.48 vs. AMAT: 0.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
AMAT' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.08  Med: 0.34 Max: 3.78
Current: 0.32
0.08
3.78
Dividend Growth (3y) 1.70
AMAT's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked lower than
58% of the 293 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.40 vs. AMAT: 1.70 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
AMAT' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.7 Max: 58.7
Current: 1.7
0
58.7
Forward Dividend Yield 1.22
AMAT's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
53% of the 570 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.05 vs. AMAT: 1.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 1.63
AMAT's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
82% of the 734 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.29 vs. AMAT: 1.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
AMAT' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.6  Med: 2.55 Max: 4.44
Current: 1.63
0.6
4.44
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 3.50
AMAT's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
95% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: -2.70 vs. AMAT: 3.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
AMAT' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -3.5  Med: 1.2 Max: 6.2
Current: 3.5
-3.5
6.2

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 35.51
AMAT's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
96% of the 571 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.01 vs. AMAT: 35.51 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
AMAT' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.04  Med: 7.29 Max: 53
Current: 35.51
3.04
53
Price/Tangible Book 10.49
AMAT's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
94% of the 808 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.73 vs. AMAT: 10.49 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
AMAT' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.22  Med: 4.15 Max: 10.67
Current: 10.49
2.22
10.67
Price/Projected FCF 1.75
AMAT's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
65% of the 479 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.31 vs. AMAT: 1.75 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
AMAT' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.67  Med: 1.48 Max: 7.23
Current: 1.75
0.67
7.23
Price/Median PS Value 1.24
AMAT's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
61% of the 746 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.05 vs. AMAT: 1.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
AMAT' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.58  Med: 1.12 Max: 3.22
Current: 1.24
0.58
3.22
Price/Graham Number 3.11
AMAT's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
80% of the 520 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.33 vs. AMAT: 3.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
AMAT' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.92  Med: 2.35 Max: 5.5
Current: 3.11
0.92
5.5
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 6.28
AMAT's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
69% of the 853 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.70 vs. AMAT: 6.28 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
AMAT' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.6  Med: 8 Max: 27.9
Current: 6.28
1.6
27.9
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 1.12
AMAT's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked higher than
82% of the 361 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.37 vs. AMAT: 1.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
AMAT' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.1  Med: 8 Max: 58.9
Current: 1.12
-0.1
58.9

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $10,825
EPS (TTM) $ 1.56
Beta1.80
Short Percentage of Float1.34%
52-Week Range $15.44 - 32.93
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,080.89

Analyst Estimate

Oct17 Oct18 Oct19
Revenue (Mil $) 12,454 12,450 13,520
EPS ($) 2.30 2.34 2.80
EPS w/o NRI ($) 2.30 2.34 2.80
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
11.32%
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.42 0.44 0.48
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