Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) gets downgraded to Underweight by JPMorgan Chase & Co. with a price target of $180.00

Analyst Ratings For Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT)

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Today, Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) stock was downgraded by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from Neutral to Underweight with a price target of $180.00.

There are 10 Hold Ratings, 3 Sell Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings, no Strong Buy Ratings on the stock.

The current consensus rating on Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) is Hold with a consensus target price of $205.3450 per share, a potential 7.21% upside.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 12/12/2018-Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) gets downgraded to Underweight by JPMorgan Chase & Co. with a price target of $180.00
  • 12/9/2018-Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) gets downgraded to Sell by Goldman Sachs Group with a price target of $200.83
  • 10/11/2018-Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) gets upgraded to Neutral by Cleveland Research
  • 10/8/2018-Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) gets downgraded to Market Perform by Leerink Swann


  • On 12/11/2018 Terrence P Kelly, SVP, sold 21,028 with an average share price of $190.07 per share and the total transaction amounting to $3,996,791.96.
  • On 11/16/2018 Christopher A Kuebler, Director, sold 8,000 with an average share price of $199.67 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,597,360.00.
  • On 10/31/2018 Thomas P Salice, Director, sold 3,500 with an average share price of $192.00 per share and the total transaction amounting to $672,000.00.
  • On 8/27/2018 Elizabeth B Rae, SVP, sold 4,000 with an average share price of $190.62 per share and the total transaction amounting to $762,480.00.
  • On 6/1/2018 Michael C Harrington, SVP, sold 15,000 with an average share price of $194.64 per share and the total transaction amounting to $2,919,600.00.
  • On 5/22/2018 Joann A Reed, Director, sold 2,090 with an average share price of $195.77 per share and the total transaction amounting to $409,159.30.
  • On 5/17/2018 Michael F Silveira, VP, sold 3,521 with an average share price of $190.77 per share and the total transaction amounting to $671,701.17.

About Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT)
Waters Corporation, a specialty measurement company, provides analytical workflow solutions in the United States, Europe, Asia, and internationally. It designs, manufactures, sells, and services high and ultra performance liquid chromatography technology, as well as mass spectrometry (MS) technology systems and support products, including chromatography columns, other consumable products, and post-warranty service plans. The company also designs, manufactures, sells, and services thermal analysis, rheometry, and calorimetry instruments; and develops and supplies software-based products that interface with its instruments, as well as other manufacturers' instruments. Its MS technology instruments are used in drug discovery and development comprising clinical trial testing, the analysis of proteins in disease processes, nutritional safety analysis, and environmental testing. In addition, the company offers thermal analysis, rheometry, and calorimetry instruments, which are used in predicting the suitability and stability of fine chemicals, pharmaceuticals, water, polymers, metals, and viscous liquids for use in various industrial, consumer good, and healthcare products, as well as for life science research. Its products are used by life sciences, pharmaceutical, 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 headquartered in Milford, Massachusetts.

Recent Trading Activity for Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT)
Shares of Waters Corporation closed the previous trading session at 191,34 up +1,44 0,76 % with 185.02 shares trading hands.

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