Waters/WAT

$337.53

0.31%
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About Waters

Waters Corporation offers analytical instruments and software across chromatography, mass spectrometry, and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials, food, and environmental sciences. The Company primarily designs, manufactures, sells and services high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), ultra-performance liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry (MS) technology systems and support products, including chromatography columns, other consumable products and comprehensive post-warranty service plans. Its segments include Waters and TA. The Waters segment is primarily in the business of designing, manufacturing, selling and servicing liquid chromatography (LC) and MS instrument systems, columns and other precision chemistry consumables that can be integrated and used along with other analytical instruments. The TA segment is primarily in the business of designing, manufacturing, selling and servicing thermal analysis, rheometry and calorimetry instruments.

Ticker

WAT

Sector

Healthcare

Trading on

NYSE

Industry

Scientific & Technical Instr.

CEO

Udit Batra

Employees

7,900

Headquarters

Milford, United States

Waters Metrics

BasicAdvanced
$20B
Market cap
33.03
P/E ratio
$10.19
EPS
0.99
Beta
-
Dividend rate
$20B
0.98662
$367.21
$231.90
439K
1.936
1.302
159.628
163.607
34.297
8.46%
15.44%
65.02%
19.58%
33.025
6.862
15.881
38.828
-1.94%
-11.38%
7.72%
9.05%

What the Analysts think about Waters

Analyst Ratings

Majority rating from 20 analysts.
Hold

Price Targets

Average projection from 15 analysts.
3.26% downside
High $358.00
Low $295.00
$337.53
Current price
$326.54
Average price target

Waters Financial Performance

Income StatementBalance sheetCash Flow

Income Statement

Revenues and expenses
16.03% profit margin
QuarterlyAnnual
Q1 24
QoQ growth
Revenue
$637M
-22.28%
Net income
$102M
-52.78%
Profit margin
16.03%
-39.23%

Waters Earnings Performance

Earnings per share (EPS)

Company profitability
Beat by 5.41%
QuarterlyAnnual
Q2 23
Q3 23
Q4 23
Q1 24
Q2 24
Actual
$2.80
$2.84
$3.62
$2.21
-
Expected
$2.59
$2.55
$3.55
$2.10
$2.56
Surprise
8.25%
11.39%
1.83%
5.41%
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FAQs

What’s the current market cap for Waters stock?

Waters (WAT) has a market cap of $20B as of May 28, 2024.

What is the P/E ratio for Waters stock?

The price to earnings (P/E) ratio for Waters (WAT) stock is 33.03 as of May 28, 2024.

Does Waters stock pay dividends?

No, Waters (WAT) stock does not pay dividends to its shareholders as of May 28, 2024.

When is the next Waters dividend payment date?

Waters (WAT) stock does not pay dividends to its shareholders.

What is the beta indicator for Waters?

Waters (WAT) has a beta rating of 0.99. This means that it is less volatile than the market, on average. A beta of 1 would indicate the stock moves in-line with the market, while a beta of 0.5 would mean it moves half as much as the market.

What is the Waters stock price target?

The target price for Waters (WAT) stock is $326.54, which is 3.26% below the current price of $337.53. This is an average based on projections from 15 analysts, and represents their view of what the stock price could be in 12 or 18 months. This should not be seen as investment advice - Lightyear does not carry out investment research.

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