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WAT [NYSE]
Waters Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E26.41 EPS (ttm)7.36 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand77.79M Perf Week-1.24%
Market Cap15.11B Forward P/E21.52 EPS next Y9.03 Insider Trans-45.86% Shs Float74.83M Perf Month-2.23%
Income588.70M PEG2.57 EPS next Q1.92 Inst Own95.80% Short Float4.53% Perf Quarter-7.52%
Sales2.34B P/S6.45 EPS this Y10.50% Inst Trans0.32% Short Ratio5.31 Perf Half Y-7.12%
Book/sh26.81 P/B7.25 EPS next Y10.18% ROA0.50% Target Price207.43 Perf Year5.86%
Cash/sh32.80 P/C5.92 EPS next 5Y10.28% ROE1.10% 52W Range171.32 - 220.20 Perf YTD0.55%
Dividend- P/FCF24.75 EPS past 5Y6.40% ROI14.00% 52W High-11.78% Beta1.00
Dividend %- Quick Ratio5.90 Sales past 5Y4.60% Gross Margin59.10% 52W Low13.39% ATR3.44
Employees7000 Current Ratio6.40 Sales Q/Q6.60% Oper. Margin29.40% RSI (14)46.44 Volatility1.63% 1.39%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.59 EPS Q/Q19.00% Profit Margin1.10% Rel Volume1.03 Prev Close196.01
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.59 EarningsJul 24 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume637.54K Price194.26
Recom2.50 SMA20-0.34% SMA50-0.91% SMA200-2.20% Volume652,751 Change-0.89%
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
Apr-27-16Reiterated Mizuho Neutral $125 → $130
Apr-05-16Downgrade BofA/Merrill Buy → Neutral
Mar-01-16Initiated Barclays Equal Weight $125
Jan-07-16Initiated Deutsche Bank Hold $137
Sep-10-15Upgrade BofA/Merrill Neutral → Buy $140
Aug-27-15Initiated Cantor Fitzgerald Buy
Jul-29-15Upgrade Wells Fargo Market Perform → Outperform
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
Jan-09-18 08:03AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Jan-03-18 07:08AM  Here's Why Investing In Waters Corp (WAT) Now Makes Sense Zacks
Jan-02-18 04:28PM  Waters Corporation Q4 2017 Financial Results Webcast Invitation Business Wire
04:25PM  Waters Corporation Presentation at the 36th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference to Be Audio Webcast Live Business Wire
Dec-26-17 12:19PM  ETFs with exposure to Waters Corp. : December 26, 2017 Capital Cube
Dec-12-17 02:28PM  ETFs with exposure to Waters Corp. : December 12, 2017 Capital Cube
Dec-01-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Nov-27-17 02:27PM  Waters Corporation Presentation at the Citis 2017 Global Healthcare Conference to Be Audio Webcast Live Business Wire
Nov-20-17 01:35PM  ETFs with exposure to Waters Corp. : November 20, 2017 Capital Cube
Nov-09-17 08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Nov-08-17 06:41PM  ETFs with exposure to Waters Corp. : November 8, 2017 Capital Cube
Nov-07-17 09:09AM  Edited Transcript of WAT earnings conference call or presentation 24-Oct-17 12:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
08:08AM  Waters Corp. :WAT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 7, 2017 Capital Cube
Nov-01-17 07:30AM  Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Waters EPS Increased 12.7% ACCESSWIRE
Oct-26-17 04:17PM  New Research Coverage Highlights Cigna, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Raytheon, W. W. Grainger, Waters, and Cummins Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018 GlobeNewswire
Oct-24-17 11:33PM  Asian shares inch higher as investors eye corporate earnings Associated Press
10:17AM  Waters (WAT) Q2 Earnings Beat on Broad-Based Sales Growth Zacks
07:06AM  Waters Corp. (WAT) Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates, Sales Strong Zacks
07:01AM  Waters beats Street 3Q forecasts Associated Press
06:50AM  Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results Business Wire
Oct-23-17 08:48AM  Why Waters (WAT) Might Surprise This Earnings Season Zacks
Oct-19-17 04:15PM  Doug Berthiaume to Retire as Chairman of the Board of Waters Corporation; Chris O'Connell Elected as New Chairman Business Wire
12:20PM  Why Waters Corp (WAT) Looks Set to Beat on Q3 Earnings Zacks
Oct-18-17 08:17AM  Waters Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WAT-US : October 18, 2017 Capital Cube
Oct-02-17 04:31PM  Waters Corporation Q3 2017 Financial Results Webcast Invitation Business Wire
Sep-25-17 08:19AM  Waters Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WAT-US : September 25, 2017 Capital Cube
08:03AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Sep-22-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Sep-12-17 08:03AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Sep-11-17 10:08AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Sep-05-17 01:33PM  Waters Corporation Commentary at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference to Be Audio Webcast Live Business Wire
Aug-28-17 10:11AM  Waters Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WAT-US : August 28, 2017 Capital Cube
Aug-25-17 07:59AM  Why Is Waters (WAT) Down 2.1% Since the Last Earnings Report? Zacks
Aug-17-17 08:34AM  Waters Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WAT-US : August 17, 2017 Capital Cube
Aug-16-17 08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Aug-12-17 08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Aug-11-17 07:31PM  Edited Transcript of WAT earnings conference call or presentation 25-Jul-17 12:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
08:02AM  IHS Markit Score Update: Rise in demand for ETFs holding Waters Corp is a positive for its shares Markit
Aug-10-17 12:24PM  Waters Corp. :WAT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 10, 2017 Capital Cube
Aug-09-17 08:03AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Waters Corp. Markit
Aug-07-17 07:03PM  Waters Corp. Value Analysis (NYSE:WAT) : August 7, 2017 Capital Cube
Aug-02-17 07:20AM  Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Waters Corp.s Quarterly Sales Grew 4%; Adjusted EPS Climbed ACCESSWIRE
Jul-26-17 09:36AM  Waters Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WAT-US : July 26, 2017 Capital Cube
Jul-25-17 10:21PM  Waters beats Street 2Q forecasts Associated Press -5.35%
10:04AM  Waters (WAT) Q2 Earnings Beat on Broad-Based Sales Growth Zacks
08:30AM  Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is Investigating Waters Corporation (WAT) on Behalf of its Shareholders Business Wire
07:10AM  Waters Corp. (WAT) Q2 Earnings Beat Estimates, Sales Up Y/Y Zacks
06:50AM  Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results 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
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
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirectorJan 02Option Exercise76.753,500268,62526,849Jan 03 04:09 PM
REED JOANN ADirectorJan 02Option Exercise76.753,500268,62520,846Jan 03 04:23 PM
REED JOANN ADirectorJan 02Sale194.071,386268,98119,460Jan 03 04:23 PM
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirectorJan 02Sale194.583,500681,03023,349Jan 03 04:09 PM
TERRICCIANO DAVIDSVP, Global OperationsDec 15Option Exercise111.6821,9972,456,6209,173Dec 18 01:48 PM
TERRICCIANO DAVIDSVP, Global OperationsDec 15Sale197.5221,9974,344,8313,173Dec 18 01:48 PM
Cassis Eugene GSVPDec 13Option Exercise112.0123,8632,672,88723,100Dec 15 10:35 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsDec 13Option Exercise111.6825,0002,792,06211,555Dec 15 10:50 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsDec 13Sale197.6325,0004,940,7545,155Dec 15 10:50 AM
Cassis Eugene GSVPDec 13Sale197.5323,8634,713,69115,100Dec 15 10:35 AM
MILLER WILLIAM JDirectorDec 05Option Exercise76.753,500268,62525,849Dec 06 01:11 PM
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SALICE THOMAS PDirectorNov 20Option Exercise76.753,500268,62520,349Nov 21 08:51 AM
SALICE THOMAS PDirectorNov 20Sale200.033,500700,10516,849Nov 21 08:51 AM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRNov 03Option Exercise98.2112,0001,178,52018,129Nov 06 07:43 AM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRNov 03Sale197.9512,0002,375,4006,129Nov 06 07:43 AM
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Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyOct 27Sale197.9326,9135,326,9474,077Oct 30 07:42 AM
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Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologySep 08Sale185.7818,4003,418,3524,077Sep 11 02:21 PM
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