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Agilent Technologies, Inc. [NYSE: A] dipped by -0.28% on the last trading session, reaching $78.30 price per share at the time. Agilent Technologies, Inc. represents 312.00M in outstanding shares, while the company has a total market value of $24.43B with the latest information.

The Agilent Technologies, Inc. traded at the price of $78.30 with 2.13 million shares were bought and sold during the latest trading session. Over the period of the last 3 months, the average trading volume of A shares recorded 1.90M.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. [NYSE:A]: Analyst Rating and Earnings

Its stock price has been found in the range of 62.00 to 82.27. This is compared to its latest closing price of $78.52.

Keep your eyes on this company’s next financial results, which are scheduled to be made public on Mon 25 Nov (In 4 Days).

Fundamental Analysis of Agilent Technologies, Inc. [A]

Now let’s turn to look at profitability: with a current Operating Margin for Agilent Technologies, Inc. [A] sitting at +18.95 and its Gross Margin at +54.74, this company’s Net Margin is now 21.10%. These measurements indicate that Agilent Technologies, Inc. [A] is generating considerably more profit, after expenses are accounted for, compared to its market peers.

This company’s Return on Total Capital is 14.09, and its Return on Invested Capital has reached 13.60%. Its Return on Equity is 6.72, and its Return on Assets is 3.72. These metrics all suggest that Agilent Technologies, Inc. is doing well at using the money it earns to generate returns.

Turning to investigate this organization’s capital structure, Agilent Technologies, Inc. [A] has generated a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio of 39.39. Similarly, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 28.26, while its Total Debt to Total Assets stands at 21.06. Looking toward the future, this publicly-traded company’s Long-Term Debt to Equity is 12.58, and

its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 39.39.

What about valuation? This company’s Enterprise Value to EBITDA is 20.83 and its Total Debt to EBITDA Value is 1.58. The Enterprise Value to Sales for this firm is now 4.67, and its Total Debt to Enterprise Value stands at 0.09. Agilent Technologies, Inc. [A] has a Price to Book Ratio of 4.51, a Price to Cash Flow Ratio of 19.37 and P/E Ratio of 23.43. These metrics show that this company has a mixed appeal, and ROI could be a gain or a loss.

Shifting the focus to workforce efficiency, Agilent Technologies, Inc. [A] earns $332,027 for each employee under its payroll. Similarly, this company’s Receivables Turnover is 6.01 and its Total Asset Turnover is 0.58. This publicly-traded organization’s liquidity data is also interesting: its Quick Ratio is 2.74 and its Current Ratio is 3.29. This company, considering these metrics, has a healthy ratio between its short-term liquid assets and its short-term liabilities, making it a less risky investment.

Agilent Technologies, Inc. [A] has 312.00M shares outstanding, amounting to a total market cap of $24.43B. Its stock price has been found in the range of 62.00 to 82.27. At its current price, it has moved down by -4.83% from its 52-week high, and it has moved up 26.29% from its 52-week low.

This stock’s Beta value is currently 1.42, which indicates that it is 1.85% more volatile that the wider market. This stock’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) is at 58.87. This RSI score is good, suggesting this stock is neither overbought or oversold.

Conclusion: Is Agilent Technologies, Inc. [A] a Reliable Buy?

Shares of Agilent Technologies, Inc. [A], overall, appear to be a solid investment option, with Wall Street analysts expecting its price to rise considerably in the next 12 months. This company generates high value from the labor resources and other capital it has available, and while it has heavy Long-Term Debt to Equity, the majority of the metrics point to this investment being highly attractive.