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Waters Corporation (WAT)

NYSE: WAT · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
361.53 0.52 (0.14%)
Oct 22, 2021 9:40 AM EDT - Market open
Market Cap21.85B
Revenue (ttm)2.67B
Net Income (ttm)660.50M
Shares Out61.69M
EPS (ttm)10.58
PE Ratio34.17
Forward PE30.77
Dividendn/a
Ex-Dividend Daten/a
Volume12,193
Open-
Previous Close361.01
Day's Range361.21 - 363.13
52-Week Range212.85 - 428.22
Beta0.86
AnalystsHold
Price Target358.83 (-0.7%)
Est. Earnings DateNov 2, 2021

About WAT

Waters Corporation, a specialty measurement company, provides analytical workflow solutions in Asia, the Americas, and Europe. It operates through two segments, Waters and TA. The company designs, manufactures, sells, and services high and ultra-performance liquid chromatography, as well as mass spectrometry (MS) technology systems and support products, including chromatography columns, other consumable products, and post-warranty service plans. It also designs, manufactures, sells, and services thermal analysis, rheometry, and calorimetry inst...

IndustryLife Sciences Tools & Services
IPO DateNov 16, 1995
CEOUdit Batra
Employees7,400
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolWAT
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, WAT's revenue was $2.37 billion, a decrease of -1.71% compared to the previous year's $2.41 billion. Earnings were $521.57 million, a decrease of -11.93%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 18 analysts, the average rating for WAT stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is 358.83, which is a decrease of -0.75% from the latest price.

Price Target
$358.83
(-0.75% downside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold

News

Waters and University of Delaware Announce Bioprocessing Innovation Partnership, Plan 2022 Opening of Immerse Delawar...

MILFORD, Mass. & NEWARK, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) and the University of Delaware today announced a five-year research partnership to develop new analytical solutions for biop...

1 day ago - Business Wire

Waters (WAT) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

Waters (WAT) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

2 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waters Corporation Q3 2021 Financial Results Webcast Invitation

MILFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) will webcast its Q3 2021 financial results conference call live on Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. eastern time. Interested invest...

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

Waters Corporation Appoints John M. Ballbach to Board of Directors

MILFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $WAT #biopharma--Waters announces the appointment of John M. Ballbach to its Board of Directors and the retirement of Dr. Michael J. Berendt from the Waters BoD.

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

3 Stocks to Watch on Rising Demand for Scientific Instruments

The Zacks Instruments - Scientific industry participants like Mettler-Toledo (MTD), PerkinElmer (PKI) and Waters Corporation (WAT) are gaining from strong life science, pharmaceutical and academic end-m...

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2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

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1 month ago - The Motley Fool

Waters (WAT) BioAccord System to Expand Portfolio Offerings

Waters (WAT) introduces Waters BioAccord System with ACQUITY Premier for seamless monitoring of attributes of biotherapeutics.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waters BioAccord System with ACQUITY Premier Brings Greater Simplicity, Accuracy and Reproducibility to Multi-Attribu...

MILFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #CQA--The BioAccord System with ACQUITY Premier simplifies CQA monitoring of biologics by improving analyte recovery and assay-to-assay reproducibility.

1 month ago - Business Wire

Adobe Inc Ranked Among Today's Top Buys Amid Lower-Than-Expected Jobless Claims

The Dow Jones dipped about 40 points, and the S&P 500 was flat. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq continued mild gains.

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1 month ago - Forbes

Waters (WAT) Up 5.6% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

Waters (WAT) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waters to Present at the Bank of America Global Healthcare Conference 2021

MILFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) Udit Batra Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Bank of America Global Healthcare Conference 2021 virtually on...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Waters to Participate in a Virtual Fireside Chat at Morgan Stanley's 19th Annual Global Healthcare Conference

MILFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) Udit Batra Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a virtual fireside chat at Morgan Stanley's 19th Annual Global...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Waters (WAT) is a Great Momentum Stock: Should You Buy?

Does Waters (WAT) have what it takes to be a top stock pick for momentum investors? Let's find out.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Can Waters (WAT) Run Higher on Rising Earnings Estimates?

Waters (WAT) shares have started gaining and might continue moving higher in the near term, as indicated by solid earnings estimate revisions.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waters (WAT) Q2 Earnings & Revenues Beat Estimates, Rise Y/Y

Waters' (WAT) second-quarter results reflect gains from strong momentum across pharmaceutical, industrial, and governmental and academic markets.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waters: Q2 Earnings Insights

Shares of Waters (NYSE:WAT) remained unaffected after the company reported Q2 results. Quarterly Results Earnings per share were up 23.81% over the past year to $2.60, which beat the estimate of $2.24.

2 months ago - Benzinga

Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) Reports Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

MILFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) today announced second quarter 2021 sales of $682 million, a 31% increase as reported, compared to sales of $520 million for the second qu...

2 months ago - Business Wire

Waters (WAT) to Report Q2 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

Waters' (WAT) second-quarter 2021 results are likely to reflect strength across liquid chromatography instruments and mass spectrometers.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waters (WAT) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

Waters (WAT) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Why Waters (WAT) is a Top Momentum Stock for the Long-Term

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2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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Water sustainability is a growing concern for many investors

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3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Waters Corporation Q2 2021 Financial Results Webcast Invitation

MILFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) will webcast its Q2 2021 financial results conference call live on Tuesday August 3rd, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. eastern time. To listen to the con...

3 months ago - Business Wire

Waters (WAT) Boosts Thermal Analysis With Latest Software

Waters (WAT) strengthens the product portfolio by introducing TRIOS AutoPilot software for the thermal analyzer product line.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

TA Instruments Helps Laboratories Automate Thermal Analysis Workflows with New TRIOS AutoPilot Software

NEW CASTLE, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $WAT #thermalanalysis--TRIOS AutoPilot software is now available for the TA Instruments thermal analysis product line.

3 months ago - Business Wire

Waters to Help Accelerate Biologics Production Through Research Collaboration With Singapore's Bioprocessing Technolo...

MILFORD, Mass. & SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)---- $WAT #bioinformatics--Waters expands collaboration with Singapore's Bioprocessing Technology Institute, A*STAR to accelerate bioprocessing and bioinformat...

3 months ago - Business Wire