Agilent Technologies, Inc. (A) jumped 0.4 points or 0.82% on strong buying and was last priced at $49.37 per share. The shares saw huge fund flow intraday; a massive $0.55 million made their way in through the upticks but an even bigger $1.84 million made their way out through downticks. As per the last observation, the net money flow stood at $(-1.29) million and the up/down ratio was found to be 0.3. The shares have seen a weekly value change of 1.48% .A block trade was recorded in the company shares with a net money flow of $(-1.1) million. The composite value of the funds in upticks was $0 million and the total value of funds in downticks was $1.1. As can be seen from the data, the block transaction had the up/down ratio of 0.Block trades are executed by Investment Banking firms or Wealth Managers shifting positions or Day traders taking advantage of trading signals.
Shares of Agilent Technologies, Inc. rose by 1.76% in the last five trading days and 8.12% for the last 4 weeks. Agilent Technologies, Inc. is up 13.39% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 8.12%. Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) rose 0.59% or 0.29 points on Wednesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $48.93 the stock was seen hitting $49.81 as a peak level and $48.68 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $49.26. The daily volume was measured at 2,244,604 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $49.81 and the 52-week low is $34.15. The company has a market cap of $15,849 million.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 10, 2017, Didier Hirsch (Sr. VP and CFO) sold 22,256 shares at 48.50 per share price.On Dec 12, 2016, Mark Doak (Sr. Vice President) sold 3,969 shares at 46.00 per share price.On Nov 18, 2016, Paul N Clark (director) sold 4,704 shares at 45.31 per share price.
Agilent Technologies Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 15, 2016. The company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.07. Analyst had a consensus of $0.52. The company had revenue of $1111.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1067.76 million. The companys revenue was up 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.50 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Agilent Technologies Inc was Initiated by Deutsche Bank on Jan 18, 2017 to Buy, Price Target of the shares are set at $54.Company shares were Upgraded by Barclays on Jan 4, 2017 to Overweight, Raises Price Target to $ 51 from a previous price target of $48 .Agilent Technologies Inc was Resumed by Leerink Partners to Outperform on Nov 10, 2016.
Agilent Technologies is the worlds premier measurement company and a technology leader in communications, electronics, life sciences and chemical analysis. Agilent has two primary business segments: Bio-Analytical Measurement and Electronic Measurement.