Big Money Are Crazy For Agilent Technologies Inc (NYSE:A), Sentiment at 1.1

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Positions for Agilent Technologies Inc (NYSE:A)

In Q4 2018 Agilent Technologies Inc (NYSE:A) big money sentiment increased to 1.1, SEC filings reveal. So its up 0.05, from 2018Q3’s 1.05. 246 hedge funds opened new or increased positions, while 224 sold and reduced equity positions in Agilent Technologies Inc so the sentiment is positive. Funds own 258.90 million shares, up from 255.34 million shares in 2018Q3. Funds holding Agilent Technologies Inc in top 10 increased from 7 to 8 for an increase of 1. In total 45 funds closed positions, 179 reduced and 173 increased. Also 73 funds bought new Agilent Technologies Inc stakes.

Largest Agilent Technologies Inc Investors

Bluespruce Investments Lp owns 1.93 million shares in Agilent Technologies Inc as of Q4 2018. As of Q4 2018, 540,950 shares of Agilent Technologies Inc are owned by Hoplite Capital Management L.P.. Beaconlight Capital Llc reported 291,828 shares. Sector Gamma As revealed 315,051 shares position in Agilent Technologies Inc. The New York-based fund Sandhill Capital Partners Llc looks positive on Agilent Technologies Inc, owning 290,831 shares.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. provides application focused solutions to the life sciences, diagnostics, and applied chemical markets worldwide.The firm is worth $25.44 billion. The Company’s Life Sciences and Applied Markets segment offers liquid chromatography systems and components; liquid chromatography mass spectrometry systems; gas chromatography systems and components; gas chromatography mass spectrometry systems; inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry instruments; atomic absorption instruments; microwave plasma-atomic emission spectrometry instruments; inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry instruments; laboratory software and informatics systems; laboratory automation and robotic systems; dissolution testing; vacuum pumps; and measurement technologies.The P/E ratio is 22.82. The companyÂ’s Diagnostics and Genomics segment provides reagents, instruments, software, and consumables; arrays for DNA mutation detection, genotyping, gene copy number determination, identification of gene rearrangements, DNA methylation profiling, and gene expression profiling, as well as sequencing target enrichment services; and equipment focused on production of synthesized oligonucleotides for use as active pharmaceutical ingredients.

A hit $80.13 during the last trading session after $0.2 change.Currently Agilent Technologies, Inc. is uptrending after 18.92% change in last March 13, 2018. A has 1.49M shares volume. The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 14.55%.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) is expected to report earnings on May, 13., Faxor reports. Analysts predict $0.71 earnings per share, which is $0.06 up or 9.23 % from 2018’s $0.65 earnings per share. If A’s EPS is $0.71 the profit will be $225.44 million for 28.21 P/E. Last quarter $0.76 earnings per share was reported. Analysts sees -6.58 % negative EPS growth this quarter.

Robecosam Ag reported 1.01 million shs stake. Pacific Glob Mgmt Com holds 3,486 shs or 0.06% of its capital. Fruth Investment Mngmt accumulated 45,351 shs. Daiwa Group Inc invested in 35,033 shs or 0.02% of the stock. Sensato Ltd Co has 2.52% invested in Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) for 140,737 shs. Karp Capital Mgmt holds 0.78% or 24,144 shs. 572,580 were reported by Barclays Public Limited Company. Beaconlight Ltd Liability Co reported 291,828 shs. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board reported 5,485 shs. Dupont Cap Mngmt Corporation owns 4,155 shs or 0.01% of their US capital. Catalyst Advsr Ltd Liability Company has 10,800 shs for 0.03% of their capital. Select Equity Lp reported 213,392 shs. Private Advisor Group Lc holds 0.01% or 6,202 shs in its capital. Inv House Ltd holds 12,855 shs. Metropolitan Life Insurance Ny invested in 0.07% or 45,844 shs.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. had 6 insider sales and 0 insider buys since November 28, 2018. This’s net activity of $5.27 million. Another trade for 1,500 shs valued at $106,590 was made by Gonsalves Rodney on Wednesday, November 28. 17,491 shs were sold by McMullen Michael R., worth $1.31M on Wednesday, January 30.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) Ratings Coverage

A total of 7 analysts rate Agilent Technologies (NYSE:A) as follows: 7 “Buy”, 0 “Hold” and 0 “Sell”. Тherefore 100% are bullish. (NYSE:A) has 10 ratings reports on 13 Mar 2019 according to StockzIntelligence. On Tuesday, February 12 the firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given. On Thursday, February 21 the firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given. On Tuesday, November 20 the stock of Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) has “Overweight” rating given by Morgan Stanley. On Wednesday, February 20 the rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy”. On Wednesday, October 10 Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of A in report with “Overweight” rating. In Thursday, February 21 report Barclays Capital maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $83 target. On Monday, February 25 the stock of Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) has “Buy” rating given by Needham. On Thursday, February 21 the rating was maintained by J.P. Morgan with “Buy”. On Thursday, February 21 the firm has “Buy” rating given by Deutsche Bank.

For more Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) news released briefly go to: Seekingalpha.com, Seekingalpha.com, Zacks.com, Nasdaq.com or Benzinga.com. The titles are as follows: “Stocks To Watch: Spotlight On Walmart, Samsung And CAGNY – Seeking Alpha” released on February 16, 2019, “Agilent Q1 2019 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” on February 19, 2019, “Rite Aid (RAD) Plans 400 Job Cuts, Stock Up on Restructuring – Zacks.com” with a publish date: March 13, 2019, “HEXO becomes first cannabis company to join Food & Consumer Products of Canada – Nasdaq” and the last “Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD), Broadcom Ltd (NASDAQ:AVGO) – Boeing And Brexit: “Two B’s” Dominate Market Conversation At Midweek – Benzinga” with publication date: March 13, 2019.

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