Entegris, Inc.s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has rallied 13.55% in the past 12 Weeks , but analyzing the 6 month charts for the stock , the price continues to stay positive and keep the rally at 20.61% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 79.83% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Entegris, Inc. has a positive value of 31.42 compared to overall market. Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) has climbed 6.89% in the past week and advanced 10.55% in the last 4 weeks. In the past week, the company has outperformed the S&P 500 by 6.03% and the outperformance has advanced to 8.58% for the last 4 weeks period.
Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Entegris, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTG) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $20.5 and hit $21.2 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $20.95, with a gain of 3.71% or 0.75 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,241,052 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $21.2 and the company has a market cap of $2,961 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $11.12 .
Entegris Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 2, 2017. The company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03. Analyst had a consensus of $0.21. The company had revenue of $308.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $282.88 million. The companys revenue was up 15.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.20 EPS.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Entegris Inc was Initiated by Goldman on Feb 10, 2017 to Buy, Price Target of the shares are set at $26.Company shares were Reiterated by Dougherty & Company on Feb 3, 2017 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 23 from a previous price target of $20 .Company shares were Reiterated by Stifel on Jan 26, 2017 to Buy, Raises Price Target to $ 22 from a previous price target of $19 .Entegris Inc was Initiated by Needham to Hold on Nov 21, 2016.
Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 22, 2016, Todd James Edlund (E.V.P., COO) sold 7,207 shares at 18.22 per share price.On Nov 21, 2016, Paul L H Olson (director) sold 12,000 shares at 18.26 per share price.On Nov 4, 2016, Stuart Tison (Sr. V.P./G.M. Specialty Chem) sold 9,532 shares at 15.65 per share price.
Entegris is a leading provider of materials management solutions to the microelectronics industry including, in particular, the semiconductor manufacturing and disk manufacturing markets. The companys materials management solutions for the semiconductor industry assure the integrity of materials as they are handled, stored, processed and transported throughout the semiconductor manufacturing process. These solutions enable customers to protect their investment in work-in-process and finished devices.