Wall Street is positive on MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI). On average, analysts give MKSI a strong buy rating. The average price target is $ 226.5, which means analysts expect the stock to rise 36.69% over the next twelve months. This average ranking gives MKSI an analyst rating of 59, which is better than 59% of stocks based on data compiled by Investors Observer.
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What is happening with the shares of MKS Instruments, Inc. today?
MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI) stock is trading at $ 165.70 on Friday, November 19 at 12:35 p.m., up $ 1.37, or 0.83% from the previous closing price of 164 , $ 33. The stock has traded between $ 162.72 and $ 165.76 so far today. The volume today is light. So far 157,505 shares have been traded for an average volume of 426,616 shares. Click here for the full inventory report for MKS Instruments, Inc. inventory.