Aigen Investment Management LP Invests $391,000 in ASML Holding (NASDAQ:ASML)

Aigen Investment Management LP purchased a new position in shares of ASML Holding (NASDAQ:ASML) in the 2nd quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The institutional investor purchased 566 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock, valued at approximately $391,000.

Several other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank grew its holdings in ASML by 1,100.0% during the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 36 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $25,000 after purchasing an additional 33 shares during the period. Key Financial Inc boosted its holdings in shares of ASML by 620.0% in the second quarter. Key Financial Inc now owns 36 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $28,000 after buying an additional 31 shares during the period. Wagner Wealth Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of ASML in the first quarter valued at approximately $31,000. Clean Yield Group acquired a new position in shares of ASML in the second quarter valued at approximately $36,000. Finally, Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC boosted its holdings in shares of ASML by 391.7% in the second quarter. Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC now owns 59 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $40,000 after buying an additional 47 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 18.18% of the company’s stock.

ASML stock opened at $888.07 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.38, a quick ratio of 1.33 and a current ratio of 1.91. ASML Holding has a 52-week low of $351.09 and a 52-week high of $895.93. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $781.10 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $686.82. The firm has a market cap of $363.91 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 64.78, a PEG ratio of 1.60 and a beta of 1.05.

ASML (NASDAQ:ASML) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 20th. The semiconductor company reported $3.04 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.93 by $0.11. The company had revenue of $4.02 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.12 billion. ASML had a net margin of 28.82% and a return on equity of 36.29%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 20.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.79 EPS. As a group, equities research analysts predict that ASML Holding will post 16.04 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on ASML shares. Morgan Stanley reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of ASML in a report on Thursday, July 22nd. UBS Group reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of ASML in a research report on Thursday, July 22nd. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reissued a “hold” rating on shares of ASML in a research report on Thursday, July 22nd. Citigroup reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of ASML in a research report on Thursday, July 22nd. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company upped their price target on shares of ASML from $800.00 to $975.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 8th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and fourteen have issued a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat, ASML has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $748.25.

ASML Profile

ASML Holding NV engages in the development, production, marketing, sale and servicing of advanced semiconductor equipment, consisting of lithography related systems. It mainly caters the makers of memory chips and logic chips. The company was founded on April 1, 1984 and is headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands.

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