Applied Materials (AMAT) : Fridays money flow indicated an uptick to downtick ratio was at 1.23. The total value of inflow transactions on upticks was $55.08 million, whereas, the total value of outflow trades on downticks was $44.84 million. The total money flow was $10.24 million, which shows a mild bullish bias. The total money flow into the stock in block trades was $6.19 million. The total value of the trades done on upticks was $20.33 million. Downticks saw transactions worth $14.15 million. The total uptick to downtick ratio stood at 1.44, mildly in favor of the bulls. Applied Materials (AMAT) was trading with a -0.89% change over previous days close. It fell $0.27 during the day and reached $30.02. The stock was 0.17% compared to the previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 0.25% of Applied Materials shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -9.18% . Institutional Investors own 82.81% of Applied Materials shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -12.94%.
In a related news, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Nalamasu Omkaram, officer (Senior VP, CTO) of Applied Materials Inc /De, had unloaded 26,035 shares at an average price of $30.15 in a transaction dated on August 26, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $784,955.
Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $29.82 and the intraday high of $30.41 after having opened at $30.39 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $30.39, a loss of -0.89%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 11,528,135 shares. The stock failed to cross $30.41 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $30.29.
On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 12.12% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The stock has continued its bullish performance both in the near-term and the medium-term, as the stock is up 0.17% in the last 1 week, and is up 11.97% in the past 4 weeks. Buying continues as the stock moves higher, suggesting a strong appetite for the stock.
Applied Materials, Inc. (Applied) provides manufacturing equipment, services and software to the global semiconductor, flat panel display, solar photovoltaic (PV) and related industries. Applied operates in four segments: Silicon Systems Group, Applied Global Services, Display, and Energy and Environmental Solutions. The Silicon Systems Group segment develops, manufactures and sells manufacturing equipment used to fabricate semiconductor chips. The Applied Global Services segment encompasses services, products and integrated solutions to optimize equipment and fab performance and productivity. The Display Segment includes products for manufacturing liquid crystal displays, organic light-emitting diodes and other display technologies for televisions, personal computers, tablets, smartphones and other devices. The Energy and Environmental Solutions segment includes systems for manufacturing wafer-based crystalline silicon cells and modules.