Breaking A New 52 Week High, Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) Finishes At $250.28

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Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT)

March 21st, 2019

With markets going up Waters Corporation closed Thursday up 1.94%, a $4.76 increase to close on $250.28. Furthermore it hit a new 52 week high of $250.54.

Waters Corporation is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 436 stocks that increased today. Weighted by market cap, WAT represents about 0.07% of the S&P 500.

Results from 13 analysts points to the possibility that Waters Corporation might drop somewhat (-8.92%), while Finbox has calculated (with low uncertainty) a fair value price of $169.01.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Thursday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Information Technology saw the biggest increase of the day (2.47%), while Financials saw the biggest drop (-0.30%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 18.16%.

Real Estate saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -0.72%, as it went up 1.79%. Financials saw a turn around from its 5-day performance of -0.81% trading down -0.30%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Information Technology went up with a 2.47% change.
  • Real Estate went up with a 1.79% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went up with a 1.32% change.
  • Consumer Staples went up with a 1.19% change.
  • Utilities went up with a 1.05% change.
  • Materials went up with a 1.04% change.
  • Industrials went up with a 0.95% change.
  • Communication Services went up with a 0.89% change.
  • Energy went up with a 0.69% change.
  • Healthcare went up with a 0.35% change.
  • Financials went down with a -0.30% change.

Waters Corporation Info

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.

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