Needle Moving Activity Spotted in Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

Early action on shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) puts the stock on today’s active list. At press time, the stock had seen a change of 0.00% from the opening price. Monitoring recent stock trading activity, the stock price has reached $31.88. Company shares have been recently noted at -0.28% off of the 52 week high and 109.89% away from the 52 week low. Narrowing in closer, the stock is -0.28% off of the 50 day high and 16.05% removed from the 50 day low.

Analyst Views

Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT). According to First Call, the consensus price target for the company is $34.53. The consensus recommendation provided by analysts is currently 1.90. This number is based on a scale from 1 to 5. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 4 or 5 indicate a Sell recommendation. Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation.

Past Stock Performance

Year to date performance for Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) sits at 73.58%. For the quarter, the stock has changed 6.71%. Monthly stock performance comes in at 10.86%. Looking a little bit closer, performance over the past week is 4.07%.