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WAT [NYSE]
Waters Corporation
IndexS&P 500 P/E31.06 EPS (ttm)6.78 Insider Own2.90% Shs Outstand78.52M Perf Week1.44%
Market Cap16.55B Forward P/E26.18 EPS next Y8.05 Insider Trans-5.93% Shs Float75.94M Perf Month6.57%
Income547.90M PEG3.21 EPS next Q2.44 Inst Own96.80% Short Float4.10% Perf Quarter16.32%
Sales2.25B P/S7.35 EPS this Y13.50% Inst Trans0.08% Short Ratio7.07 Perf Half Y14.45%
Book/sh32.98 P/B6.39 EPS next Y8.39% ROA11.20% Target Price200.85 Perf Year48.67%
Cash/sh41.45 P/C5.08 EPS next 5Y9.66% ROE22.30% 52W Range137.72 - 211.65 Perf YTD9.07%
Dividend- P/FCF22.19 EPS past 5Y6.40% ROI13.20% 52W High-0.44% Beta0.82
Dividend %- Quick Ratio5.70 Sales past 5Y3.20% Gross Margin58.80% 52W Low53.01% ATR3.16
Employees6900 Current Ratio6.20 Sales Q/Q7.40% Oper. Margin28.40% RSI (14)69.11 Volatility1.64% 1.46%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.74 EPS Q/Q10.20% Profit Margin24.30% Rel Volume1.68 Prev Close207.87
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.66 EarningsJan 23 BMO Payout0.00% Avg Volume439.91K Price210.72
Recom2.40 SMA204.90% SMA506.28% SMA20014.40% Volume738,283 Change1.37%
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-29-15Reiterated Mizuho Neutral $120 → $125
Apr-29-15Reiterated Maxim Group Buy $145 → $158
Mar-10-15Initiated UBS Neutral $130
Aug-12-14Initiated Stifel Hold
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
Jul-24-17 08:39AM  Why Earnings Season Could Be Great for Waters Corporation (WAT) Zacks
Jul-21-17 08:54AM  Why an Earnings Beat is Likely for Waters Corp. (WAT) in Q2 Zacks
Jul-20-17 09:30AM  Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is Investigating Waters Corporation (WAT) on Behalf of its Shareholders PR Newswire
Jul-10-17 03:43PM  Waters Shares Up 37% So Far In 2017; Deutsche Bank Downgrades To Hold Benzinga
Jul-05-17 01:16PM  Waters Corporation Q2 2017 Financial Results Webcast Invitation Business Wire
Jun-30-17 03:34PM  ETFs with exposure to Waters Corp. : June 30, 2017 Capital Cube
Jun-22-17 07:30AM  Waters Corporation Elects Flemming Ornskov to Board of Directors Business Wire
Jun-16-17 09:28AM  Waters Corp., Andrews Alliance Ink Co-Marketing Agreement Zacks
Jun-15-17 03:32PM  5 Dependable Tech Stocks in a Volatile Industry Zacks
10:02AM  Andrews Alliance and Waters Sign Co-Marketing Agreement PR Newswire
Jun-08-17 02:01PM  ETFs with exposure to Waters Corp. : June 8, 2017 Capital Cube
01:10PM  Waters UPLC and Mass Spectrometry Systems Approved for In-Vitro Diagnostic use in Brazil Business Wire
Jun-06-17 08:38AM  Waters Corp. :WAT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 6, 2017 Capital Cube
Jun-02-17 01:09PM  Waters Corporation Presentation at the Jefferies Healthcare Conference to Be Audio Webcast Live Business Wire
Jun-01-17 10:00AM  Waters Introduces LiveID Software for Real-Time, Direct-from-Sample Food Analysis and Plant Phenotyping Business Wire
09:05AM  Jeffrey Zonderman Joins RedShift BioAnalytics as its Chief Commercial Officer Business Wire
May-31-17 08:15AM  Waters and Wyatt Collaborate to Advance Polymer Analysis and Biopharmaceutical Characterization Studies Business Wire
May-26-17 09:57AM  Waters Corp. Rides High on Thriving Pharmaceutical Business Zacks
08:42AM  How Waters Corporation (WAT) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry Zacks
07:00AM  Waters Corp (WAT) Up 3.9% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? Zacks
May-25-17 06:50PM  Oil Down, Everything Else Up on the Day Zacks
May-16-17 10:43AM  Top Ranked Momentum Stocks to Buy for May 16th Zacks
Apr-27-17 09:26PM  Edited Transcript of WAT earnings conference call or presentation 25-Apr-17 12:00pm GMT Thomson Reuters StreetEvents
Apr-25-17 02:33PM  Waters CEO on earnings CNBC Videos +6.98%
10:29AM  Waters Corp. (WAT) Q1 Earnings Beat, Organic Growth Strong Zacks
07:16AM  Waters Corp. (WAT) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates Zacks
06:56AM  Waters beats Street 1Q forecasts Associated Press
06:50AM  Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results Business Wire
Apr-20-17 09:39AM  What's in the Cards for Waters Corp. (WAT) in Q1 Earnings? Zacks
Apr-19-17 08:15AM  VICAM Introduces New Rapid, Solvent-free Method for Ochratoxin A Detection in Coffee and Wheat Business Wire
Apr-13-17 06:38PM  Caledonia Investments Plc Buys Waters, Watsco GuruFocus.com
Apr-06-17 11:47AM  Waters Corporation Q1 2017 Financial Results Webcast Invitation Business Wire
Mar-29-17 10:06AM  Waters Corp (WAT) Poised to Grow on Positive Industry Trends Zacks
10:06AM  Waters Corp (WAT) Poised to Grow on Positive Industry Trends at Investopedia
Mar-27-17 01:22PM  WATERS CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits
Mar-16-17 09:52AM  Waters Corp. Boosts Progenesis QI Software with Proteolabels Zacks
Mar-15-17 08:15AM  Waters Now Offers Proteolabels Software Business Wire
Mar-14-17 03:07PM  [$$] Funding Snapshot: RedShift Raises $11 Million Series C for Protein Therapeutic Drugs The Wall Street Journal
Mar-13-17 01:19PM  WATERS CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers
Mar-07-17 09:07AM  Waters Corp. (WAT) Rolls Out New Products at Pitcon 2017 Zacks
Mar-06-17 05:26PM  Waters ACQUITY QDa Mass Detector Receives Pittcon Today Excellence Gold Award Business Wire
08:15AM  Waters Introduces Cloud Deployable CDS, New Lines of Thermogravimetric Analyzers at Pittcon 2017 Business Wire
Mar-02-17 01:04PM  WATERS CORP /DE/ Financials
Feb-28-17 04:15PM  Waters Corporation to Ring NYSE Closing Bell on March 2 Business Wire
Feb-27-17 12:20PM  Waters Honors Singapores Bioprocessing Technology Institute (BTI) for Glycoscience Research Business Wire
Feb-24-17 03:52PM  WATERS CORP /DE/ Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
03:10AM  Waters Corp (WAT) Up 7.3% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
Feb-14-17 01:37PM  Waters Corporation Announces 2017 Investor Day and Webcast Business Wire
Feb-02-17 03:19PM  ETFs with exposure to Waters Corp. : February 2, 2017
08:40AM  Health Care Strengthened, Energy Sector Impacted the S&P 500
Waters Corporation operates as an analytical instrument manufacturer in the United States and internationally. It operates through two segments, Waters and TA. It designs, manufactures, sells, and services high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, and mass spectrometry technology systems and support products, including chromatography columns, other consumable products, and comprehensive 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, as well as other suppliers?? instruments. Its 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 of fine chemicals, pharmaceuticals, water, polymers, and viscous liquids for uses in various industrial, consumer goods, and healthcare products, as well as for life science research. Its products are used by pharmaceutical, life science, 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 based in Milford, Massachusetts.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirectorJan 02Sale194.583,500681,03023,349Jan 03 04:09 PM
REED JOANN ADirectorJan 02Sale194.071,386268,98119,460Jan 03 04:23 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
MILLER WILLIAM JDirectorDec 05Sale194.943,500682,29022,349Dec 06 01:11 PM
CONARD EDWARDDirectorNov 27Option Exercise76.753,500268,62559,849Nov 28 10:32 AM
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
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyOct 27Option Exercise111.0926,9132,989,77214,077Oct 30 07:42 AM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyOct 27Sale197.9326,9135,326,9474,077Oct 30 07:42 AM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologySep 08Option Exercise87.0618,4001,601,90422,477Sep 11 02:21 PM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologySep 08Sale185.7818,4003,418,3524,077Sep 11 02:21 PM
KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER ADirectorAug 08Option Exercise76.753,500268,62517,849Aug 09 06:27 AM
KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER ADirectorAug 08Sale179.673,500628,84514,349Aug 09 06:27 AM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyJun 09Option Exercise79.1523,0001,820,45027,077Jun 12 09:10 AM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyJun 09Sale186.9023,0004,298,7004,077Jun 12 09:10 AM
Cassis Eugene GSVPJun 05Sale184.274,280788,66620,747Jun 06 02:42 PM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyJun 02Option Exercise79.0510,000790,50014,077Jun 05 12:36 PM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyJun 02Sale182.9010,0001,829,0004,077Jun 05 12:36 PM
Cassis Eugene GSVPMay 26Sale177.813,000533,43025,027May 30 02:22 PM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRMay 24Option Exercise83.1116,0001,329,68014,129May 26 10:08 AM
Rae Elizabeth BSVP, Global HRMay 24Sale177.2116,0002,835,3606,129May 26 10:08 AM
GLIMCHER LAURIE H M.D.DirectorMay 19Option Exercise86.584,800415,59210,849May 22 09:39 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsMay 19Option Exercise79.1524,0001,899,60028,073May 22 09:43 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsMay 19Sale175.3324,0004,207,9204,073May 22 09:43 AM
GLIMCHER LAURIE H M.D.DirectorMay 19Sale175.784,800843,7206,849May 22 09:39 AM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyMay 18Option Exercise79.0510,000790,50014,077May 19 12:34 PM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyMay 18Sale176.4610,0001,764,6004,077May 19 12:34 PM
SILVEIRA MICHAEL FVP, Corporate ControllerMay 12Sale172.27620106,8071,688May 12 04:43 PM
BERENDT MICHAEL JDirectorMay 10Sale174.011,000174,01023,349May 11 11:08 AM
King IanSVP, Instrument TechnologyMay 08Option Exercise79.051,801142,3695,881May 09 09:06 AM
King IanSVP, Instrument TechnologyMay 08Sale174.031,801313,4284,080May 09 09:06 AM
King IanSVP, Instrument TechnologyMay 05Option Exercise79.0511,199885,28115,279May 08 12:55 PM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsMay 05Option Exercise120.958,9971,088,17311,464May 08 12:51 PM
King IanSVP, Instrument TechnologyMay 05Sale174.0011,1991,948,6264,080May 08 12:55 PM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsMay 05Sale173.598,9971,561,8156,398May 08 12:51 PM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsMay 04Option Exercise91.3219,5801,787,99312,798May 05 11:28 AM
Kelly Terrence PSVP, President TA InstrumentsMay 04Sale173.6719,5803,400,5366,398May 05 11:28 AM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyMay 01Option Exercise77.9415,0001,169,10019,077May 02 04:55 PM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyMay 01Sale171.7015,0002,575,5004,077May 02 04:55 PM
Cassis Eugene GSVPApr 27Option Exercise118.4923,8622,827,40844,027May 01 10:34 AM
Cassis Eugene GSVPApr 27Sale171.3223,8624,088,09428,027May 01 10:34 AM
Khanna RohitSVP, Applied TechnologyFeb 17Sale153.501,078165,4734,077Feb 21 01:08 PM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsFeb 13Option Exercise79.0516,8001,328,04020,873Feb 14 09:47 AM
Cassis Eugene GChief Financial OfficerFeb 13Option Exercise93.8921,0001,971,78043,027Feb 14 09:58 AM
Harrington Michael CSVP, Global MarketsFeb 13Sale149.8418,9552,840,1794,073Feb 14 09:47 AM
Cassis Eugene GChief Financial OfficerFeb 13Sale149.9821,0003,149,52028,027Feb 14 09:58 AM
TERRICCIANO DAVIDSVP, Global OperationsFeb 09Option Exercise100.6627,3402,752,09812,052Feb 10 09:34 AM
TERRICCIANO DAVIDSVP, Global OperationsFeb 09Sale148.2227,3404,052,4413,652Feb 10 09:34 AM
BEAUDOUIN MARK TSVP and General CounselFeb 03Option Exercise96.9146,0004,457,96022,698Feb 06 09:13 AM
BEAUDOUIN MARK TSVP and General CounselFeb 03Sale145.6146,0006,698,0806,698Feb 06 09:13 AM