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Applied Materials Inc (AMAT.OQ)

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Applied Materials posts Q4 earnings per share $0.91
Thursday, 16 Nov 2017 

Nov 16 (Reuters) - Applied Materials Inc :Q4 earnings per share $0.91.Q4 earnings per share view $0.91 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Applied Materials Inc - Co grew qtrly net sales by 20 percent to $3.97 billion​ ‍compared to Q4 of fiscal 2016.Applied Materials Inc qtrly adjusted earnings per share ‍$0.93​.Applied Materials Inc - ‍On a non-GAAP adjusted basis, year over year, co increased gross margin by 2.5 points to 46.2 percent in quarter​.‍Expects net sales for Q1 fy18 to be in range of $4.00 billion to $4.20 billion​.Applied Materials Inc - ‍Total backlog as of October 29, 2017 was $6,031 million versus $4,578 million as of October 30, 2016​.Applied Materials Inc - For Q1 2018, ‍non-GAAP adjusted diluted EPS is expected to be in range of $0.94 to $1.02​.Applied Materials Inc - ‍In Q1 of fiscal 2018, applied expects net sales to be in range of $4.00 billion to $4.20 billion​.Q1 earnings per share view $0.91, revenue view $3.97 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q4 revenue view $3.94 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Applied Materials ‍announces new $3 bln share repurchase authorization
Wednesday, 27 Sep 2017 

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Applied Materials Inc ::Announces new $3 billion share repurchase authorization to continue returning cash to shareholders​.Company is targeting non-GAAP adjusted earnings per share of $5.08 for fiscal 2020​.In services, Applied expects to deliver compound annual growth of 15 percent for next three years to reach $4.5 billion in revenue by 2020​.For 2017 and 2018 combined, Co expects record WFE spending of $90 billion and $36 billion of display equipment spending​.  Full Article

Applied Materials Inc says Qtrly non-GAAP EPS of $0.79
Thursday, 18 May 2017 

May 18 (Reuters) - Applied Materials Inc :Non-GAAP adjusted diluted EPS is expected to be in range of $0.79 to $0.87 for Q3 .Applied materials delivers record revenue and earnings per share.Q2 earnings per share $0.76.Q2 earnings per share view $0.76 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.In Q3 of fiscal 2017, applied expects net sales to be in range of $3.6 billion to $3.75 billion.Qtrly net sales increased by 45 percent to $3.55 billion.Sees Q3 non-GAAP adjusted diluted EPS is expected to be in range of $0.79 to $0.87.Qtrly non-GAAP EPS of $0.79.Q2 revenue view $3.54 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q3 earnings per share view $0.68, revenue view $3.42 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.On a non-GAAP adjusted basis, gross margin grew 3.6 points to 46.3 percent for quarter.  Full Article

Applied Materials says issued notice to redeem all of 7.125 pct senior notes due 2017
Monday, 3 Apr 2017 

Applied Materials Inc : Applied Materials - on April 3, issued notice to redeem all of 7.125 pct senior notes due 2017 of which $200 million aggregate principal amount is outstanding . Applied Materials Inc - notes will be redeemed in accordance with their terms on May 4, 2017 - SEC filing .Applied Materials - intends to use portion of net proceeds from issuance of its senior unsecured notes on March 31, 2017 to fund redemption of notes.  Full Article

Applied Materials names Thomas J. Iannotti as chairman
Thursday, 9 Mar 2017 

Applied Materials Inc : Applied Materials names Thomas J. Iannotti chairman of the board of directors .Iannotti succeeds Willem P. Roelandts, who has retired from board.  Full Article

Applied Materials posts Q1 adj. earnings per share $0.67
Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017 

Applied Materials Inc : Applied Materials delivers record earnings per share . Applied Materials Inc - Q1 new orders were $4.24 billion, up 86 percent year over year . Q1 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.67 . Applied Materials Inc qtrly earnings per share $0.65 . Applied Materials Inc says Q1 new orders were $4.24 billion, up 86 percent year over year . Applied Materials Inc says Q1 net sales of $3.28 billion were up 45 percent year over year . Sees Q2 2017 sales $3.45 billion to $3.6 billion . Applied materials inc says recorded Q1 gross margin of 44.1 percent, up 3.5 points year over year . Applied Materials Inc sees non-GAAP adjusted diluted EPS is expected to be in range of $0.72 to $0.80 for Q2 . Q2 revenue view $3.26 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Applied Materials Inc says on a non-GAAP adjusted basis, Q1 gross margin increased 3.0 points year over year to 45.4 percent . Q1 earnings per share view $0.66, revenue view $3.27 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Applied Materials Inc - Q1 gross margin of 44.1 percent, up 3.5 points year over year . Applied Materials Inc - on a non-GAAP adjusted basis, Q1 gross margin increased 3.0 points year over year to 45.4 percent . Q1 earnings per share view $0.66, revenue view $3.27 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Applied Materials reports Q3 earnings per share $0.46
Thursday, 18 Aug 2016 

Applied Materials Inc : Applied materials announces record results . Q3 earnings per share $0.46 . Q3 non-gaap earnings per share $0.50 . Q3 earnings per share view $0.48 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Expects "record" non-GAAP EPS in its Q4 . Says qtrly new orders were $3.66 billion, up 6 percent sequentially and up 26 percent year over year . Says qtrly backlog of $4.95 billion was up 19 percent sequentially and up 60 percent year over year . Sees Q4 2016 adjusted non-GAAP earnings per share $0.61 to $0.69 . In Q4 of fiscal 2016, Applied expects net sales to be up 15 percent to 19 percent sequentially . Q4 earnings per share view $0.48, revenue view $2.87 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Qtrly net sales $2,821 million versus $2,490 million .Q3 revenue view $2.84 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Applied Materials announces new $2 bln share repurchase program and cash dividend
Thursday, 9 Jun 2016 

Applied Materials Inc :Applied Materials announces new $2 billion share repurchase program and cash dividend.  Full Article

Applied Materials reports Q2 earnings per share $0.29
Thursday, 19 May 2016 

Applied Materials Inc : Applied Materials announces second quarter 2016 results . Q2 non-GAAP earnings per share $0.34 . Q2 earnings per share $0.29 . Q2 earnings per share view $0.32 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . In Q3 of fiscal 2016, applied expects net sales to be up 14 percent to 18 percent sequentially. . Qtrly company recorded gross margin of 41.0 percent . Sees Q3 non-GAAP adjusted diluted EPS is expected to be in range of $0.46 to $0.50 . Applied Materials Inc says Q2 orders were $3.45 billion, up 52 percent sequentially and up 37 percent year over year . Q3 earnings per share view $0.36, revenue view $2.51 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Qtrly Applied's backlog increased 34 percent to $4.17 billion . Applied Materials Inc says Q2 net sales of $2.45 billion were up 9 percent sequentially .Q2 revenue view $2.43 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Applied Materials returns $1 billion to shareholders
Thursday, 19 May 2016 

Applied Materials Inc :Returns $1 billion to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases.  Full Article