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Last $130.58 USD
Change Today +0.71 / 0.55%
Volume 846.8K
WAT On Other Exchanges
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As of 4:15 PM 07/28/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

waters corp (WAT) Snapshot

Open
$131.50
Previous Close
$129.87
Day High
$133.64
Day Low
$129.36
52 Week High
06/22/15 - $137.39
52 Week Low
10/15/14 - $93.56
Market Cap
10.8B
Average Volume 10 Days
393.5K
EPS TTM
$5.83
Shares Outstanding
82.7M
EX-Date
--
P/E TM
22.4x
Dividend
--
Dividend Yield
--
Current Stock Chart for WATERS CORP (WAT)

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waters corp (WAT) Details

Waters Corporation operates as an analytical instrument manufacturer in the United States and internationally. The company's Waters division designs, manufactures, sells, and services high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, and mass spectrometry technology systems and support products, including chromatography columns, other consumable products, and post-warranty service plans. This segment’s products are used to detect, identify, monitor, and measure the chemical, physical, and biological composition of materials, as well as to purify a range of compounds. Its products are also used in drug discovery and development, including clinical trial testing, the analysis of proteins in disease processes, nutritional safety analysis, and environmental testing. Its TA division offers thermal analysis, rheometry, and calorimetry instruments, which are used in predicting the suitability of fine chemicals, pharmaceuticals, water, polymers, and viscous liquids for uses in various industrial, consumer goods, and healthcare products, as well as for life science research. The company also develops and supplies software-based products that interface with its instruments. Its products are used by pharmaceutical, life science, 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 based in Milford, Massachusetts.

6,200 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/15
Founded in 1958

waters corp (WAT) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $797.3K
Interim Chief Financial Officer and Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $340.1K
Executive Vice President and President of the...
Total Annual Compensation: $508.0K
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: $400.7K
Vice President of Human Resources and Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $245.1K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

waters corp (WAT) Key Developments

Waters Corporation Announces Executive Changes

Waters Corporation announced that Christopher J O'Connell has been appointed as its new President, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and member of its Board of Directors, effective in September 2015. Chris joins Waters from Medtronic plc. Over his 21 years at Medtronic, Chris O'Connell held a variety of leadership positions, most recently as president of the Restorative Therapies Group. He provided overall strategic direction and operational management of the group's five divisions, as well as led the integration of the group's activities within the overall strategy of the corporation. Retiring chief executive officer, Douglas A Berthiaume will continue in his role as chairman of Waters' board of directors.

Waters Corporation expected to report Q2 2015 results on July 27, 2015. This event was calculated by Capital IQ (Created on July 9, 2015).

Waters Corporation expected to report Q2 2015 results on July 27, 2015. This event was calculated by Capital IQ (Created on July 9, 2015).

Waters Corporation, Q2 2015 Earnings Call, Jul 28, 2015

Waters Corporation, Q2 2015 Earnings Call, Jul 28, 2015

 

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Valuation WAT Industry Range
Price/Earnings 24.2x
Price/Sales 5.4x
Price/Book 5.8x
Price/Cash Flow 23.1x
TEV/Sales 3.6x
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