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WAT [NYSE]
Waters Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E26.89 EPS (ttm)7.70 Insider Own0.30% Shs Outstand74.06M Perf Week4.39%
Market Cap15.33B Forward P/E22.46 EPS next Y9.21 Insider Trans-15.86% Shs Float72.32M Perf Month12.29%
Income605.50M PEG2.61 EPS next Q2.65 Inst Own95.60% Short Float5.18% Perf Quarter9.50%
Sales2.39B P/S6.41 EPS this Y10.50% Inst Trans-0.24% Short Ratio5.89 Perf Half Y4.71%
Book/sh24.50 P/B8.45 EPS next Y14.25% ROA1.20% Target Price192.80 Perf Year-0.45%
Cash/sh28.14 P/C7.35 EPS next 5Y10.32% ROE2.70% 52W Range167.93 - 220.20 Perf YTD9.70%
Dividend- P/FCF27.82 EPS past 5Y6.40% ROI14.00% 52W High-6.02% Beta1.02
Dividend %- Quick Ratio5.90 Sales past 5Y4.60% Gross Margin59.20% 52W Low23.23% ATR4.94
Employees7000 Current Ratio6.60 Sales Q/Q2.20% Oper. Margin30.30% RSI (14)67.40 Volatility1.93% 2.70%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.61 EPS Q/Q8.20% Profit Margin2.30% Rel Volume1.13 Prev Close206.94
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.61 EarningsJan 23 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume635.37K Price206.94
Recom2.90 SMA209.54% SMA507.48% SMA2006.98% Volume0 Change0.00%
Jan-03-19Upgrade BofA/Merrill Underperform → Neutral
Jan-03-19Initiated Needham Hold
Dec-12-18Downgrade JP Morgan Neutral → Underweight
Nov-30-18Downgrade Goldman Neutral → Sell
Oct-11-18Upgrade Cleveland Research Sell → Neutral
Oct-09-18Initiated UBS Neutral
Oct-08-18Downgrade Leerink Partners Outperform → Mkt Perform
Jul-17-18Downgrade Janney Buy → Neutral
Jul-16-18Downgrade BofA/Merrill Neutral → Underperform
Jan-24-18Reiterated Janney Buy $200 → $230
Jan-24-18Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $202 → $208
Jan-05-18Initiated BTIG Research Buy
Dec-04-17Upgrade Morgan Stanley Underweight → Equal-Weight
Oct-09-17Downgrade Cleveland Research Buy → Neutral
Jan-18-17Initiated Deutsche Bank Buy $160
Nov-10-16Resumed Leerink Partners Outperform $163
Oct-25-16Reiterated Cantor Fitzgerald Buy $173 → $170
Jul-27-16Reiterated Mizuho Neutral $130 → $145
Jul-27-16Reiterated Barclays Equal Weight $130 → $157
Jul-26-16Reiterated Cantor Fitzgerald Buy $163 → $173
Jan-22-19 08:30AM  Waters Expands Accessibility to High Resolution MS Data with the First SmartMS-Enabled LC-MS Biopharma System Business Wire
Jan-21-19 08:31AM  What's in Store for STMicroelectronics (STM) in Q4 Earnings? Zacks
Jan-18-19 09:03AM  Can Analog Strength Aid Texas Instruments (TXN) Q4 Earnings? Zacks
09:01AM  What's in the Offing for Waters Corp (WAT) in Q4 Earnings? Zacks
08:56AM  Can Strong Memory Aid Lam Research (LRCX) in Q2 Earnings? Zacks
Jan-16-19 10:30AM  Waters (WAT) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release Zacks
Jan-15-19 08:30AM  Waters Accelerates Biomedical Research with Faster, More Accurate Amino Acid Analysis Business Wire
Jan-07-19 11:33AM  Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) Insiders Have Been Selling Simply Wall St.
10:20AM  Waters Corporation Q4 2018 Financial Results Webcast Invitation Business Wire
Dec-31-18 12:29PM  Waters Corporation Presentation at the 37th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference to Be Audio Webcast Live Business Wire
Dec-18-18 10:51AM  Best ETFs for 2019: The Water Shortage Problem Isnt Going Away InvestorPlace
Dec-13-18 02:13AM  Should You Avoid Waters Corporation (WAT)? Insider Monkey
Nov-27-18 02:08PM  Is Waters Corporations (NYSE:WAT) Balance Sheet A Threat To Its Future? Simply Wall St.
01:26PM  Waters Corporation Presentation at the Citi 2018 Global Healthcare Conference to Be Webcast Live Business Wire
Nov-22-18 09:30AM  Why Is Waters (WAT) Up 11.6% Since Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Nov-16-18 07:22AM  [$$] The chic of Mustique Financial Times
Nov-01-18 11:15PM  [$$] The long-overlooked black figure in modern art Financial Times
08:10AM  New Research Coverage Highlights Waters, W.R. Berkley, United Parcel Service, Western Digital, Torchmark, and Tennant Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018 GlobeNewswire
Oct-24-18 03:15AM  Edited Transcript of WAT earnings conference call or presentation 23-Oct-18 12:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Oct-23-18 04:50PM  Caterpillar, 3M and Paccar tumble while McDonald's rises Associated Press
01:40PM  3 Stocks Move Tuesday GuruFocus.com
12:09PM  Waters Corporation (WAT) Q3 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool
10:30AM  Waters' (WAT) Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss Estimates in Q3 Zacks
08:10AM  Waters (WAT) Surpasses Q3 Earnings Estimates Zacks
07:02AM  Waters: 3Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
06:50AM  Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) Reports Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results Business Wire
Oct-18-18 03:41PM  Waters (WAT) to Report Q3 Earnings: What's in the Cards? Zacks
Oct-16-18 10:31AM  Waters (WAT) Q3 Earnings Preview: What to Watch Ahead of the Release Zacks
Oct-10-18 08:00AM  Waters New RenataDX Screening System Delivers Fast, Accurate Results for Clinical Scientists Business Wire
Oct-03-18 10:58AM  Waters Corporation Q3 2018 Financial Results Webcast Invitation Business Wire
Sep-19-18 12:01AM  [$$] The Little Stranger the power of suggestion Financial Times
Sep-13-18 07:30AM  Waters Sponsors New Research Centre to Address Global Food and Water Safety Challenges Business Wire
Sep-05-18 10:59AM  Waters Corporation Presentation at the Morgan Stanley 16th Annual Global Healthcare Conference to Be Webcast Live Business Wire
Sep-04-18 07:30AM  Waters Corporation Elects Two New Members to its Board of Directors: Linda Baddour and Gary Hendrickson Business Wire
Aug-28-18 08:00AM  Waters and Restek Co-Marketing Agreement Created with Needs of International Food Safety Laboratories in Mind Business Wire
Aug-10-18 08:15AM  3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: Nektar Therapeutics, Waters and A.O. Smith InvestorPlace
Aug-08-18 04:43AM  [$$] Casino shares plunge to 22-year low on valuation concerns Financial Times
Aug-02-18 08:00AM  Waters UNIFI Mass Spectrometry Data Acquisition Technology Now Compatible with Mass-MetaSite and WebMetabase Business Wire
Jul-26-18 01:15AM  [$$] Casino shares tumble after analysts push for clarity on finances Financial Times
Jul-25-18 11:22AM  Technology Earnings Due on Jul 25: VRSN, TYL, PFPT & More Zacks
07:08AM  Edited Transcript of WAT earnings conference call or presentation 24-Jul-18 12:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Jul-24-18 10:58AM  Waters Corp (WAT) Q2 Earnings Beat, Revenues Lag Estimates Zacks
10:49AM  Waters (WAT) Beats Q2 Earnings Estimates Zacks
07:33AM  Waters Corp (WAT) Earnings Beat Estimates in Q2 Zacks
07:02AM  Waters: 2Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
06:50AM  Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) Reports Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results Business Wire
Jul-23-18 08:54AM  What's in the Cards for Waters Corp (WAT) in Q2 Earnings? Zacks
08:30AM  Waters Bolsters Mass Spectrometry Imaging Portfolio with Acquisition of Prosolia's DESI Technology Business Wire
Jul-17-18 12:55PM  Waters Has Limited Upside Potential To Growth Expectations; Janney Steps to The Sidelines Benzinga
Jul-16-18 08:08AM  Zacks Industry Outlook Highlights: Waters, Mettler-Toledo and PerkinElmer Zacks
Jul-13-18 02:59PM  Instruments - Scientific Outlook: Growth Prospects Abound Zacks
Jul-12-18 07:25AM  Free Stock Performance Review on TransEnterix and Three Additional Medical Supplies Stocks ACCESSWIRE
Jul-08-18 11:04PM  [$$] Roger Waters, BST Hyde Park, London urgency and empathy Financial Times
Jul-06-18 12:48PM  Waters Corporation Q2 2018 Financial Results Webcast Invitation Business Wire
Jun-29-18 10:59AM  Best ETFs for 2018: Invesco Water Resources ETF is Worth the Wait InvestorPlace
Jun-25-18 12:36PM  Have Investors Priced In Waters Corporations (NYSE:WAT) Growth? Simply Wall St.
08:10AM  Recent Analysis Shows Public Storage, Arconic, Apartment Investment and Management, Kinder Morgan, Norfolk Southern, and Waters Market Influences Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth GlobeNewswire
Jun-14-18 11:55PM  [$$] Empire of Enchantment by John Zubrzycki hocus pocus Financial Times
Jun-11-18 07:05AM  Complimentary Technical Snapshots on TransEnterix and Three More Medical Supplies Stocks ACCESSWIRE
Jun-06-18 01:47PM  Waters Corporation Presentation at the William Blair 38th Annual Growth Stock Conference to Be Webcast Live Business Wire
Jun-05-18 08:00AM  VICAM Introduces a Rapid, Solvent-free Method for Zearalenone Detection Business Wire
Jun-01-18 08:00AM  Waters Technologies for Food Safety, Food Authenticity and Biomedical Research at ASMS 2018 Business Wire
May-29-18 04:00AM  Waters DART QDa System with LiveID Software Instantly Assesses Food Quality and Authenticity Business Wire
May-07-18 07:35AM  Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within Rowan Companies, Waters, Ball, Arconic, Sears, and Cheniere Energy New Research Emphasizes Economic Growth GlobeNewswire
May-05-18 01:04PM  Munger: Single payer medicine will come when the Democrats gain control of both Houses and the White House Yahoo Finance Video
May-01-18 10:09AM  Waters Corporation Presentation at the Deutsche Bank 43rd Annual Health Care Conference to Be Webcast Live Business Wire
Apr-24-18 10:09PM  Edited Transcript of WAT earnings conference call or presentation 24-Apr-18 12:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents -7.83%
04:49PM  Shire, Whirlpool rise while Caterpillar, 3M slide Associated Press
04:32PM  Why Polaris Industries, Freeport-McMoRan, and Waters Slumped Today Motley Fool
02:28PM  MARKETS: Here's why stocks are sinking and how the 10-year yield could climb to 3.35% Yahoo Finance Video
12:12PM  Waters' (WAT) Q1 Earnings Beat, Revenues Miss Estimates Zacks
08:27AM  Waters Corp (WAT) Earnings Beat Estimates in Q1 Zacks
06:59AM  Waters: 1Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
06:50AM  Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results Business Wire
Apr-20-18 08:48AM  Why Earnings Season Could Be Great for Waters Corporation (WAT) Zacks
Apr-19-18 11:03AM  What's in the Cards for Waters Corp (WAT) in Q1 Earnings? Zacks
Apr-10-18 03:00AM  Waters New ACQUITY UPLC PLUS Series Sets New Performance Benchmarks Business Wire
Apr-05-18 07:20AM  Blog Exposure - Waters Corp. to Significantly Expand its Precision Chemistry Facility in Massachusetts ACCESSWIRE
Apr-04-18 02:44PM  Lab instrument maker Waters Corp. plans $215M expansion in Taunton American City Business Journals
Apr-03-18 01:53PM  Waters Corporation Q1 2018 Financial Results Webcast Invitation Business Wire
06:50AM  Waters Corporation to Invest $215 Million in Precision Chemistry Manufacturing in Massachusetts Business Wire
Mar-29-18 08:30AM  VICAM Introduces a New Method for BPA Detection Business Wire
Mar-05-18 09:58AM  Waters Corporation Presentation at the Cowen and Company 38th Annual Health Care Conference to Be Webcast Live Business Wire
07:35AM  Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Lear, MYOS RENS Technology, Dollar Tree, Halliburton, Waters, and ANI Pharmaceuticals What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape GlobeNewswire
Feb-27-18 04:48PM  Waters Corp (WAT) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on December 31, 2017 GuruFocus.com
Feb-22-18 10:18PM  [$$] Henry Lowthers Still Waters: Cant Believe, Wont Believe tailored phrasing and tone Financial Times
10:28AM  Why Is Waters Corporation (WAT) Down 4.7% Since its Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Feb-14-18 02:23PM  Waters Stock Is Up 33%, But Is It Overvalued? Forbes
Jan-30-18 08:30AM  Waters New ACQUITY Arc Bio System Brings Advanced Method Transfer Capabilities to Routine Bioseparations Business Wire
Jan-29-18 01:00PM  Waters BioResolve RP mAb Polyphenyl Columns, Setting a New Standard for Reversed-Phase Separations of Monoclonal Antibodies and Antibody Drug Conjugates Business Wire
Jan-25-18 07:30AM  Free Post Earnings Research Report: Waters Sales Jumped 9%; Adjusted EPS Surged 14% ACCESSWIRE
Jan-24-18 12:12PM  5 Stocks to Watch Wednesday GuruFocus.com
08:30AM  Waters New Oasis PRiME MCX Cartridges and Plates Remove Phospholipids and Other Interferences from Biological Matrices Business Wire
Jan-23-18 09:39PM  Edited Transcript of WAT earnings conference call or presentation 23-Jan-18 1:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
09:34AM  Waters' (WAT) Q4 Earnings Beat on Broad-Based Sales Growth Zacks
08:01AM  Waters Corp. (WAT) Q4 Earnings, Revenues Beat Estimates Zacks
07:11AM  Waters reports 4Q loss Associated Press
06:50AM  Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Financial Results Business Wire
Jan-19-18 08:47AM  What's in the Offing for Waters Corp (WAT) in Q4 Earnings? Zacks
Jan-16-18 08:30AM  Waters and Malvern Panalytical Collaborate to Improve Polymer Characterization Business Wire
Waters Corporation, a specialty measurement company, provides analytical workflow solutions in the United States, Europe, Asia, and internationally. It designs, manufactures, sells, and services high and ultra performance liquid chromatography technology, as well as mass spectrometry (MS) technology systems and support products, including chromatography columns, other consumable products, and post-warranty service plans. The company also designs, manufactures, sells, and services thermal analysis, rheometry, and calorimetry instruments; and develops and supplies software-based products that interface with its instruments, as well as other manufacturers' instruments. Its MS technology instruments are used in drug discovery and development comprising clinical trial testing, the analysis of proteins in disease processes, nutritional safety analysis, and environmental testing. In addition, the company offers thermal analysis, rheometry, and calorimetry instruments, which are used in predicting the suitability and stability of fine chemicals, pharmaceuticals, water, polymers, metals, and viscous liquids for use in various industrial, consumer good, and healthcare products, as well as for life science research. Its products are used by life sciences, pharmaceutical, biochemical, industrial, nutritional safety, environmental, academic, and governmental customers working in research and development, quality assurance, and other laboratory applications. Waters Corporation was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Milford, Massachusetts.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirectorJan 02Option Exercise38.093,500133,31527,411Jan 04 01:48 PM
REED JOANN ADirectorJan 02Option Exercise38.093,500133,31521,432Jan 04 01:50 PM
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirectorJan 02Sale184.743,500646,59023,911Jan 04 01:48 PM
REED JOANN ADirectorJan 02Sale188.65708133,56420,724Jan 04 01:50 PM
CONARD EDWARDDirectorDec 21Option Exercise38.093,500133,31563,911Dec 26 08:55 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsDec 14Sale189.531,131214,3580Dec 17 11:28 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsDec 11Option Exercise116.6312,1171,413,1909,875Dec 12 11:53 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsDec 11Sale190.1014,5462,765,1952,046Dec 12 11:53 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsDec 10Option Exercise126.746,482821,5489,541Dec 12 11:53 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsDec 10Sale190.016,4821,231,6224,475Dec 12 11:53 AM
KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER ADirectorNov 16Option Exercise77.028,000616,16018,911Nov 19 07:49 AM
KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER ADirectorNov 16Sale199.678,0001,597,36014,911Nov 19 07:49 AM
SALICE THOMAS PDirectorOct 31Option Exercise38.093,500133,31520,911Nov 01 09:00 AM
SALICE THOMAS PDirectorOct 31Sale192.003,500672,00017,411Nov 01 09:00 AM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRAug 27Option Exercise98.214,000392,8409,443Aug 28 09:29 AM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRAug 27Sale190.624,000762,4805,443Aug 28 09:29 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsJun 01Option Exercise87.0615,0001,305,90017,037Jun 04 10:29 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsJun 01Sale194.6415,0002,919,6002,037Jun 04 10:29 AM
REED JOANN ADirectorMay 22Sale195.772,090409,15517,932May 23 11:43 AM
SILVEIRA MICHAEL FVP, Corporate ControllerMay 17Option Exercise98.213,000294,6304,470May 18 12:11 PM
SILVEIRA MICHAEL FVP, Corporate ControllerMay 17Sale190.773,521671,716949May 18 12:11 PM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsMay 07Option Exercise87.0615,0001,305,90018,115May 08 02:40 PM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsMay 07Sale194.6716,0783,129,8492,037May 08 02:40 PM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsMar 09Option Exercise117.681,312154,3966,442Mar 12 10:46 AM
KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER ADirectorMar 09Option Exercise50.007,084354,19718,495Mar 12 10:59 AM
KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER ADirectorMar 09Sale209.107,0841,481,26414,911Mar 12 10:59 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsMar 09Sale212.521,312278,8265,130Mar 12 10:46 AM
KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER ADirectorMar 08Option Exercise61.6341625,63815,327Mar 09 12:45 PM
KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER ADirectorMar 08Sale209.0041686,94414,911Mar 09 12:45 PM
TERRICCIANO DAVIDSVP, Global OperationsFeb 28Option Exercise116.401,523177,2804,596Mar 01 11:39 AM
TERRICCIANO DAVIDSVP, Global OperationsFeb 28Sale208.801,523318,0023,173Mar 01 11:39 AM
Cassis Eugene GSVPFeb 14Sale204.629,1951,881,4815,905Feb 16 03:29 PM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRJan 29Option Exercise105.9528,4003,009,02425,843Jan 30 03:17 PM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRJan 29Sale219.0128,4006,220,0125,443Jan 30 03:17 PM
BEAUDOUIN MARK TSVP and General CounselJan 26Option Exercise98.215,000491,05010,749Jan 29 04:20 PM
BEAUDOUIN MARK TSVP and General CounselJan 26Sale216.945,0001,084,7005,749Jan 29 04:20 PM
BEAUDOUIN MARK TSVP and General CounselJan 25Option Exercise112.1142,1434,724,61420,759Jan 26 10:04 AM
BEAUDOUIN MARK TSVP and General CounselJan 25Sale217.2142,1439,153,8445,749Jan 26 10:04 AM