Intrust Bank NA Purchases 42 Shares of ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML)

Intrust Bank NA lifted its position in ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML) by 4.0% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,081 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after purchasing an additional 42 shares during the quarter. Intrust Bank NA’s holdings in ASML were worth $320,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Coastal Investment Advisors Inc. bought a new position in shares of ASML during the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $28,000. Evoke Wealth LLC purchased a new position in ASML during the third quarter worth $31,000. Squar Milner Financial Services LLC increased its position in ASML by 105.6% during the fourth quarter. Squar Milner Financial Services LLC now owns 111 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $32,000 after acquiring an additional 57 shares during the last quarter. Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. bought a new position in ASML during the fourth quarter valued at $36,000. Finally, Venturi Wealth Management LLC bought a new position in ASML during the third quarter valued at $49,000. 17.30% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of NASDAQ:ASML traded down $3.39 on Thursday, hitting $314.00. 42,251 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 874,079. ASML Holding NV has a 12 month low of $175.57 and a 12 month high of $319.22. The stock has a market capitalization of $133.67 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 42.71, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.20 and a beta of 1.27. The business’s 50 day simple moving average is $300.33 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $265.44. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25, a current ratio of 2.58 and a quick ratio of 1.77.

ASML (NASDAQ:ASML) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January 22nd. The semiconductor company reported $2.98 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $2.96 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $4.04 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $3.92 billion. ASML had a net margin of 23.36% and a return on equity of 22.93%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 45.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.60 earnings per share. Equities analysts forecast that ASML Holding NV will post 8.75 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently disclosed a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 6th. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 27th will be given a $1.272 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 24th. ASML’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 28.88%.

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Bryan, Garnier & Co upgraded shares of ASML from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, January 14th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price target on shares of ASML from $260.00 to $310.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a report on Wednesday, December 4th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of ASML from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, February 4th. Wells Fargo & Co raised their price objective on shares of ASML from $300.00 to $320.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, December 20th. Finally, Bank of America downgraded shares of ASML from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 9th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $316.67.

About ASML

ASML Holding N.V. develops, produces, markets, sells, and services advanced semiconductor equipment systems consisting of lithography related systems primarily in the Netherlands, the United States, and Asia. It sells Holistic Lithography solutions, which integrate its three categories of products, including DUV lithography, EUV lithography, and Applications.

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