ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML) shares saw unusually-strong trading volume on Friday . Approximately 764,249 shares changed hands during trading, an increase of 16% from the previous session’s volume of 656,853 shares.The stock last traded at $106.17 and had previously closed at $106.47.

A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on ASML shares. Berenberg Bank restated a “buy” rating on shares of ASML Holding NV in a research report on Tuesday, July 5th. B. Riley restated a “neutral” rating and set a $113.00 target price on shares of ASML Holding NV in a research report on Thursday, July 21st. Bank of America Corp. restated a “buy” rating on shares of ASML Holding NV in a research report on Saturday, June 18th. Zacks Investment Research cut ASML Holding NV from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 21st. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “buy” rating on shares of ASML Holding NV in a research report on Friday, June 17th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $95.00.

The firm has a 50-day moving average of $106.48 and a 200 day moving average of $98.42. The company has a market cap of $45.06 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 30.23.

ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, July 20th. The company reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.87 by $0.04. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.86 earnings per share. The business earned $1.74 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $1.71 billion. ASML Holding NV’s quarterly revenue was up 5.2% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities analysts predict that ASML Holding NV will post $3.56 earnings per share for the current year.

ASML Holding N.V. is a holding company. The Company is a manufacturer of chip-making equipment. The Company is engaged in the development, production, marketing, selling and servicing of advanced semiconductor equipment systems, exclusively consisting of lithography systems. The Company’s products include systems and system related products.

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