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MKS Instruments Inc MKSI

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$108.17 −3.92 (3.50%)
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Price vs Fair Value

MKSI is trading at a 26% discount.
Price
$108.02
Fair Value
$685.93
Uncertainty
Very High
1-Star Price
$148.48
5-Star Price
$54.19
Economic Moat
Gbsldb
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$112.09
Day Range
$107.19112.40
52-Week Range
$63.44135.52
Bid/Ask
$82.78 / $135.96
Market Cap
$7.25 Bil
Volume/Avg
765,213 / 638,060

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
25.29
Price/Sales
2.07
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
0.79%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
0.79%
Total Yield
0.79%

Company Profile

MKS Instruments Inc is engaged in providing instruments, subsystems, and process control systems used to measure, monitor, deliver, and control parameters of manufacturing processes. The company's product portfolio includes instruments, components, and systems required in manufacturing products such as flat panel displays, medical devices, and electronic materials, among others used in industrial technologies, semiconductors, life and health sciences, and research and defense markets. The company organizes itself into three reportable business segments: Vacuum Solutions, Photonics Solutions, and Materials Solutions. The Vacuum Solutions segment contributes the majority of the company's revenue, and the majority of its revenue is earned in the United States.
Sector
Technology
Industry
Scientific & Technical Instruments
Stock Style Box
Small Core
Total Number of Employees
10,200

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
MKSI
CMTL
AEVA
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
25.293.94
Price/Book Value
3.030.140.71
Price/Sales
2.070.1032.65
Price/Cash Flow
17.912.48
Price/Earnings
MKSI
CMTL
AEVA

Financial Strength

Metric
MKSI
CMTL
AEVA
Quick Ratio
1.740.6912.05
Current Ratio
3.180.9912.46
Interest Coverage
−4.460.04
Quick Ratio
MKSI
CMTL
AEVA

Profitability

Metric
MKSI
CMTL
AEVA
Return on Assets (Normalized)
2.95%1.81%−39.81%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
9.07%4.15%−43.02%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
7.39%4.48%−45.09%
Return on Assets
MKSI
CMTL
AEVA
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