Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) Shorts Increased By 7.28%

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Big Money Sentiment decreased to 0.76 in Q2 2018. It has change of 0.19, from 2018Q1’s 0.95. The ratio dived due to Applied Materials, Inc. positioning: 104 sold and 348 reduced. 85 funds bought holdings and 259 increased holdings. Investors holded 762.68 million in 2018Q1 but now own 732.53 million shares or 3.95% less.
Diligent Invsts Ltd accumulated 17,324 shs or 0.49% of the stock. Indexiq Advsrs Ltd Com reported 0.17% in Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT). Cibc Asset Management holds 0.04% or 135,309 shs. 23,692 were reported by Azimuth Cap Limited Liability Com. Acadian Asset Management Limited Com has 0% invested in Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) for 7,212 shs. Wesbanco Natl Bank Incorporated reported 0.02% of its capital in Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT). Wade G W holds 0.03% or 4,918 shs in its capital. Westpac Banking accumulated 115,502 shs. Bellecapital Int Ltd reported 6,200 shs stake. Camarda Finance Limited Co holds 23,383 shs or 1.13% of its capital. Moreover, Trustco Savings Bank N Y has 2.56% invested in Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT). Snow Cap Limited Partnership accumulated 15,800 shs. Trustees Of Dartmouth College reported 385 shs. Principal Fin Gp invested 0.11% of its capital in Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT). Vantage Investment Advisors Ltd Liability Com holds 157,190 shs or 1.76% of its capital.

Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) had an increase of its shares shorted by 7.28%. FINRA published shares shorted of AMAT’s total 14.39M shares. The up change of 7.28% from 13.41 million shares was reported. Applied Materials Inc (NASDAQ:AMAT) has 15.49 million shares average volume. It’ll cost 1 days for AMAT to restore its former position. Float short on Applied Materials Inc is 1.46%.

The stock decreased 3.03% or $1.05 during the last trading session, reaching $33.64.Applied Materials, Inc. has 15.59 million shares volume, 19.62% up from normal. AMAT is downtrending and has moved 15.90% since December 8, 2017. AMAT underperformed by 31.52% the S&P 500.

Applied Materials, Inc. provides manufacturing equipment, services, and software to the semiconductor, display, and related industries worldwide.The firm is worth $33.07 billion. It operates through three divisions: Semiconductor Systems, Applied Global Services, and Display and Adjacent Markets.10.41 is the P/E ratio. The Semiconductor Systems segment develops, makes, and sells a range of manufacturing equipment used to fabricate semiconductor chips or integrated circuits.

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 13 have positions in Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) as follows: 6 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 7 with “Hold”. The positive are 46%. Since June 13, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Applied Materials has 21 analyst reports. On Friday, August 17 the stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank. On Friday, August 17 KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets has “Overweight” rating and $71 target. On Thursday, August 9 the firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given by Morgan Stanley. On Friday, August 17 the company was maintained by Citigroup. The company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, August 17. On Friday, August 17 the stock has “Buy” rating by FBR Capital. On Friday, August 17 the company was maintained by Wells Fargo. On Tuesday, August 28 the stock of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) earned “Neutral” rating by Bank of America. On Tuesday, September 25 the stock of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup. The stock rating was downgraded by Summit Insights Group to “Hold” on Friday, November 16.

For more Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) news released briefly go to: Nasdaq.com, Nasdaq.com, Nasdaq.com, Schaeffersresearch.com or Nasdaq.com. The titles are as follows: “After-Hours Earnings Report for November 15, 2018 : NVDA, AMAT, JWN, POST, WSM, HTHT, GLOB, ESE, MATW, WAIR, SCVL, REDU – Nasdaq” released on November 15, 2018, “Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 21, 2018 – Nasdaq” on November 20, 2018, “Nasdaq 100 Movers: AMAT, ORLY – Nasdaq” with a publish date: December 04, 2018, “Analysts Race to Cut NVDA, AMAT Price Targets After Earnings – Schaeffers Research” and the last “Recent Analysis Shows NetApp, Williams-Sonoma, DENTSPLY SIRONA, Applied Materials, Alleghany, and AmerisourceBergen Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth – Nasdaq” with publication date: December 04, 2018.

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