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WAT [NYSE]
Waters Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E31.65 EPS (ttm)7.75 Insider Own0.20% Shs Outstand70.79M Perf Week0.16%
Market Cap17.37B Forward P/E23.05 EPS next Y10.64 Insider Trans-54.31% Shs Float66.49M Perf Month4.60%
Income599.80M PEG2.61 EPS next Q1.73 Inst Own97.80% Short Float4.56% Perf Quarter34.59%
Sales2.42B P/S7.18 EPS this Y9.40% Inst Trans-3.75% Short Ratio4.85 Perf Half Y24.76%
Book/sh20.97 P/B11.70 EPS next Y13.97% ROA14.50% Target Price224.54 Perf Year16.19%
Cash/sh24.51 P/C10.01 EPS next 5Y12.11% ROE31.50% 52W Range167.93 - 250.54 Perf YTD30.07%
Dividend- P/FCF34.17 EPS past 5Y8.30% ROI24.20% 52W High-2.06% Beta1.19
Dividend %- Quick Ratio5.30 Sales past 5Y4.90% Gross Margin59.00% 52W Low46.11% ATR3.50
Employees7200 Current Ratio5.90 Sales Q/Q4.00% Oper. Margin30.60% RSI (14)59.57 Volatility1.76% 1.42%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.73 EPS Q/Q5.10% Profit Margin24.50% Rel Volume0.66 Prev Close250.28
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.73 EarningsApr 24 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume624.56K Price245.37
Recom3.00 SMA201.45% SMA506.75% SMA20021.62% Volume415,121 Change-1.96%
Jan-24-19Downgrade Robert W. Baird Outperform → Neutral
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
Mar-19-19 07:30AM  Waters Addresses Increasing Demands for Higher Performing Materials with New TA Innovations at Pittcon Business Wire
Mar-15-19 06:00AM  [$$] Dublins Irish-American trump card Financial Times
Mar-01-19 08:22AM  Should We Be Delighted With Waters Corporations (NYSE:WAT) ROE Of 38%? Simply Wall St.
Feb-28-19 02:30PM  8 High Margin Stocks to Lead in a Sharply Slowing Economy Investopedia
Feb-22-19 09:30AM  Waters (WAT) Up 4.9% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue? Zacks
Feb-12-19 10:59AM  Waters Corporation Announces 2019 Institutional Investor and Analyst Meeting and Webcast Business Wire
12:00AM  [$$] Troubled waters: world rivers under threat Financial Times
Feb-06-19 01:16AM  Andrew Alliance and Waters Corporation Partner to Provide Tailored Tools for LC-MS Research CNW Group
01:00AM  Andrew Alliance and Waters Corporation Partner to Provide Tailored Tools for LC-MS Research PR Newswire
Feb-02-19 08:44AM  How Should Investors React To Waters Corporations (NYSE:WAT) CEO Pay? Simply Wall St.
Jan-31-19 07:07AM  Moving Average Crossover Alert: Waters Zacks
Jan-29-19 10:55PM  Edited Transcript of WAT earnings conference call or presentation 23-Jan-19 1:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
10:00AM  New Ion-Exchange Columns and Consumables Bring Flexibility, Reproducibility and Resolution to mAb Analysis Business Wire
Jan-25-19 07:40AM  Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Archer Daniels Midland, Annaly Capital Management, Santander Consumer, ITT, Waters, and Kelly Services What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape GlobeNewswire
Jan-23-19 04:32PM  Why Accuray, Synchrony Financial, and Waters Jumped Today Motley Fool +12.69%
04:12PM  Waters Corp. Shares Tip Scales on Strong Earnings Report TheStreet.com
01:25PM  Waters Corporation (WAT) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript Motley Fool
12:14PM  Stocks making the biggest moves midday: United Technologies, Tesla, IBM & more CNBC
12:04PM  Waters' (WAT) Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates in Q4 Zacks
11:30AM  Stocks - Dow Shakes Off Slide in Energy as IBM, United Tech Jump Investing.com
11:29AM  Here's Why Waters Corporation Stock Is Jumping Today Motley Fool
10:02AM  Top Gainers: Waters Corp, United Technologies, Comcast in Rally Mode Investing.com
09:36AM  Waters' stock soars to record high after earnings beat, upbeat outlook MarketWatch
09:08AM  KLA-Tencor (KLAC) to Post Q2 Earnings: What's in the Cards? Zacks
08:10AM  Waters (WAT) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates Zacks
07:10AM  Waters: 4Q Earnings Snapshot Associated Press
06:50AM  Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results Business Wire
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
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
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsMar 11Sale239.696014,381100Mar 12 03:49 PM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsMar 11Sale239.691,946466,4370Mar 12 03:49 PM
Carson Robert GSVP Corporate DevelopmentMar 06Option Exercise208.472,724567,8723,898Mar 07 04:25 PM
Carson Robert GSVP Corporate DevelopmentMar 06Sale241.232,724657,1111,174Mar 07 04:25 PM
GLIMCHER LAURIE H M.D.DirectorFeb 26Sale238.691,485354,4555,800Feb 27 08:45 AM
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirectorFeb 25Sale239.643,000718,92021,510Feb 26 10:33 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsFeb 13Option Exercise113.3622,4002,539,26422,400Feb 14 10:54 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsFeb 13Sale234.9322,4005,262,4320Feb 14 10:54 AM
SILVEIRA MICHAEL FVP, Corporate ControllerFeb 12Option Exercise103.4710,0001,034,70010,798Feb 13 10:25 AM
SILVEIRA MICHAEL FVP, Corporate ControllerFeb 12Sale233.4310,0002,334,300798Feb 13 10:25 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsFeb 11Option Exercise117.681,312154,3963,258Feb 12 10:06 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsFeb 11Sale232.031,312304,4231,946Feb 12 10:06 AM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRFeb 05Option Exercise107.7510,8001,163,68811,594Feb 06 11:11 AM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRFeb 05Sale232.3510,8002,509,3324,794Feb 06 11:11 AM
SALICE THOMAS PDirectorJan 30Option Exercise61.632,000123,26020,010Jan 31 11:17 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsJan 30Option Exercise98.2120,0001,964,20020,000Jan 31 11:11 AM
SALICE THOMAS PDirectorJan 30Sale231.592,000463,18018,010Jan 31 11:17 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsJan 30Sale230.2420,0004,604,8000Jan 31 11:11 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsJan 28Option Exercise194.262,942571,5134,888Jan 29 02:44 PM
King IanSVP, Global ProductsJan 28Option Exercise79.1523,0001,820,45026,300Jan 29 02:50 PM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsJan 28Sale228.952,942673,5711,946Jan 29 02:44 PM
King IanSVP, Global ProductsJan 28Sale228.0923,0005,246,0703,300Jan 29 02:50 PM
Kim FrancisSVP Global OperationsJan 25Option Exercise139.51913127,3732,796Jan 28 01:27 PM
BEAUDOUIN MARK TSVP and General CounselJan 25Option Exercise128.0427,8483,565,65432,700Jan 28 01:35 PM
BEAUDOUIN MARK TSVP and General CounselJan 25Sale225.3627,8486,275,8254,852Jan 28 01:35 PM
Kim FrancisSVP Global OperationsJan 25Sale226.39913206,6941,883Jan 28 01:27 PM
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
REED JOANN ADirectorJan 02Sale188.65708133,56420,724Jan 04 01:50 PM
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirectorJan 02Sale184.743,500646,59023,911Jan 04 01:48 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