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Agilent Technologies Stock: Starting To Look Appealing

May 25, 2023 6:34 PM ETAgilent Technologies, Inc. (A)5 Comments


  • Agilent Technologies, Inc. stock has long traded at a premium valuation.
  • The company has traditionally performed well, thanks to a solid positioning and continued M&A efforts.
  • Amidst resilient, but somewhat slower growth, Agilent Technologies shares have sold off quite a bit.
  • At 21 times forward earnings, and leverage being very modest, appeal starts to become evident here for Agilent Technologies, Inc. shares.
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Electronics Firm Agilent To Sell Chip Unit For $2.66 Billion

Justin Sullivan

In the summer of 2021, I called Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:A) an expensive stock. A great business, as a result of a sound positioning and strong capital allocation track record, alongside some bolt-on dealmaking, made me comfortable to be

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Comments (5)

Appreciate the detailed summary. Great work. Looks like the stock wants to hold support from 2022 lows.
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@Tcus Thanks for the kind words.
which one among these 3 could be considered as the BEST long term play: A, TMO, DHR? Thanks your views and opinons. Looking forward to learning from different views.
@kalu0003 Not joking, they are all good and worth owning at this point given their respective share price weakness relative to good long term growth in a fairly oligopolistic , stable sector.
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On my radar also 🤓
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