Monday, January 30, 2012
Applied Materials Inc: $AMAT Cash Flow Valuation
Current Price: ~ $12/share
Projected Yield: ~ 2.65%
Applied Materials is the world's largest supplier of semiconductor manufacturing equipment. The firm's systems are used in the chemical vapor deposition, physical vapor deposition, and electroplating steps of the chip-fabrication process. Applied also supplies etching, chemical mechanical polishing, and wafer- and reticle-inspection systems, as well as critical-dimension measurement and defect-inspection scanning electron microscopes.