ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML) saw strong trading volume on Thursday . 774,902 shares were traded during trading, a decline of 15% from the previous session’s volume of 916,501 shares.The stock last traded at $102.75 and had previously closed at $101.11.

Several equities research analysts have issued reports on the stock. Berenberg Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of ASML Holding NV in a research note on Tuesday, July 5th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “buy” rating on shares of ASML Holding NV in a research note on Thursday, June 23rd. B. Riley restated a “neutral” rating and issued a $89.00 target price on shares of ASML Holding NV in a research note on Wednesday, June 22nd. Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of ASML Holding NV from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 21st. Finally, Bank of America Corp. restated a “buy” rating on shares of ASML Holding NV in a research note on Saturday, June 18th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $89.00.

The firm has a market cap of $44.07 billion and a P/E ratio of 24.88. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $98.05 and a 200 day moving average price of $94.04.

ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April 20th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.46 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $1.33 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.47 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.93 EPS. ASML Holding NV’s revenue was down 19.2% compared to the same quarter last year. Equities analysts anticipate that ASML Holding NV will post $3.46 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in ASML. Comerica Bank raised its position in ASML Holding NV by 4.2% in the fourth quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 23,909 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,919,000 after buying an additional 964 shares in the last quarter. Jacobson & Schmitt Advisors LLC raised its position in ASML Holding NV by 3.5% in the fourth quarter. Jacobson & Schmitt Advisors LLC now owns 35,144 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,120,000 after buying an additional 1,194 shares in the last quarter. TD Asset Management Inc. raised its position in ASML Holding NV by 5.7% in the fourth quarter. TD Asset Management Inc. now owns 50,190 shares of the company’s stock worth $4,455,000 after buying an additional 2,704 shares in the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its position in ASML Holding NV by 2.2% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 108,866 shares of the company’s stock worth $9,667,000 after buying an additional 2,332 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its position in ASML Holding NV by 15.1% in the fourth quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 273,730 shares of the company’s stock worth $24,298,000 after buying an additional 35,983 shares in the last quarter.

ASML Holding NV (ASML) is a holding company based in the Netherlands that develops semiconductor equipment systems. Its products includes lithographic systems, notably: TWINSCAN NXE, a platform for extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUVL); TWINSCAN NXT, a step-and-scan dual-stage immersion lithography platform; TWINSCAN XT, a step-and-scan water-based immersion lithography platform; YieldStar, a metrology tool; PAS 5500, a step-and-scan platform; and Brion, a computational lithography verification platform.

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