Following trading activity for Applied Materials, Inc.(NASDAQ:AMAT), we can see that the stock has moved onto today’s list of most actives. From the opening price, the stock has seen a change of -1.55% recently clocking in with a price of $43.58. Checking some other stock price data, we can see that the recent distance from the 50 day high was noted at -8.95% and the separation from the 50 day low is presently 16.48%. Looking out over the past year, company shares have been recorded -8.95% off the 52 week high and 96.55% away from the low over the same period.
Covering sell-side analysts have recently weighed in on shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT). At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $50.30. The current consensus recommendation provided by covering analysts is 1.90. This recommendation lands on a scale between 1 and 5. Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. Analysts pegging the company with a rating of 3 would be indicating a Hold recommendation.
Prior Stock Performance Recap
Since the beginning of the calendar year, the stock is 37.25%. For the quarter, shares have been noted at 11.93%. Share performance for the month is currently at 0.87%. Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is -0.11%.