KLA Corp. (KLAC)

160.88
2.01 1.23
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 162.89
Open 163.33
Day Low/High 160.63 / 163.57
52 Wk Low/High 80.65 / 179.95
Volume 770.64K
Avg Volume 1.47M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 157.79M
Market Cap 25.70B
EPS 7.50
P/E Ratio 22.91
Div & Yield 3.40 (1.92%)

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News While You Slept, Semi Tough and Updates on Amgen and Splunk: Market Recon

News While You Slept, Semi Tough and Updates on Amgen and Splunk: Market Recon

Also, Fed Chairman Powell says there are no plans for a U.S. digital currency (for now), plus Tesla's electric pickup.

Frustration Levels Are High, but This Is Constructive Market Action

Frustration Levels Are High, but This Is Constructive Market Action

Strong markets tend to stay sticky to the upside, and the mild pressure on the indices isn't preventing some good stock picking.

Sussing the Fed -- Plus Apple, Amgen and Other Earnings: Market Recon

Sussing the Fed -- Plus Apple, Amgen and Other Earnings: Market Recon

Markets are watching what Fed Chair Powell will signal for future rate cuts during this afternoon's FOMC rate decision.

Twitter, Tesla and Lam Research: Key Takeaways From Their Earnings Reports

Twitter, Tesla and Lam Research: Key Takeaways From Their Earnings Reports

Tesla and Lam Research are soaring post-earnings, while Twitter is plunging. Here's a look at what's driving the moves.

Looking at Semis, The What Ifs: Brexit, China, USMCA with the UK: Market Recon

Looking at Semis, The What Ifs: Brexit, China, USMCA with the UK: Market Recon

The tech sector has been the victim of the recent "on again, off again" rotation. That may really just mean that the group has been victimized by its own success.

Trade War, Currency War or Cold War?: Market Recon

Trade War, Currency War or Cold War?: Market Recon

The Chinese currency, the yuan, was permitted on Monday to smash through what has been considered to be the important psychological level of 7 to 1.

SOX It to Me, Military Mischief in Asia, and Awaiting Amazon: Market Recon

SOX It to Me, Military Mischief in Asia, and Awaiting Amazon: Market Recon

And as the semiconductor sector continues to shine, Brooks Automation is a name to keep in mind.

Earnings Volcano Erupts, Locking In on Lam, and Apple-Intel Intel: Market Recon

Earnings Volcano Erupts, Locking In on Lam, and Apple-Intel Intel: Market Recon

Also, defense industry names can breathe easier with word of debt ceiling and federal spending deal.

TSMC's Outlook Is Good News for Chip Equipment Makers -- And Maybe Also Apple

TSMC's Outlook Is Good News for Chip Equipment Makers -- And Maybe Also Apple

The chip manufacturing giant issued upbeat Q3 sales guidance and forecast this year's capital spending will be at the high end of a prior guidance range.

3 Types of Chip Industry Firms That Could Be M&A Targets Going Forward

3 Types of Chip Industry Firms That Could Be M&A Targets Going Forward

Analog chip suppliers, optical component firms and chip equipment makers could be among the firms that see M&A interest if trade tensions continue to ease.

A Micron-Fueled Chip Stock Rally Says a Lot About Expectations for the Sector

A Micron-Fueled Chip Stock Rally Says a Lot About Expectations for the Sector

As chip stocks gain nearly across the board following numbers from Micron that weren't exactly stellar, it's worth remembering how low valuations for many names had gotten.

Energy Pricing, Eyeing Brooks Automation,Trading Advanced Emissions Solutions

Energy Pricing, Eyeing Brooks Automation,Trading Advanced Emissions Solutions

This softness in energy pricing, though not good for the oil patch, and certainly a negative for the railroads, will help in two ways.

Applied Materials' 2020 Outlook Provides Grounds for Cautious Optimism

Applied Materials' 2020 Outlook Provides Grounds for Cautious Optimism

Like other chip equipment makers, Applied is slogging through a rough 2019. But it outlined a case for better 2020 demand.

KLA-Tencor and Its Peers Still Facing Weak Demand for Memory Equipment

KLA-Tencor and Its Peers Still Facing Weak Demand for Memory Equipment

Following a big rally in recent months, KLA's shares are lower Tuesday after the company maintained a cautious view of near-term chip equipment demand.

Samsung's Phone and Memory Guidance Didn't Rock the Boat

Samsung's Phone and Memory Guidance Didn't Rock the Boat

Though the Korean tech and electronics giant is facing its share of challenges, it did report seeing strong Galaxy S10 sales and forecast memory demand will improve in the coming months.

Earnings, Earnings and More Earnings, Facebook Results: Market Recon

Earnings, Earnings and More Earnings, Facebook Results: Market Recon

As we have seen so far, in terms of market reaction, there is great reward at the point of sale in beating expectations.

Are These Stocks the Best of the Best?

Are These Stocks the Best of the Best?

Screening Goldman Sachs' list of the top 20 stocks to see which ones are the best technical opportunities.

China's Planned Crypto Mining Ban Won't Affect Nvidia and AMD Much - Tech Check

China's Planned Crypto Mining Ban Won't Affect Nvidia and AMD Much - Tech Check

Nvidia and AMD are now getting very little revenue from sales of graphics cards to cryptocurrency miners.

KLA-Tencor Stock Could Break Out to New Highs

KLA-Tencor Stock Could Break Out to New Highs

KLAC bears watching, with the semiconductor equipment name heading up the charts.

Jim Cramer: The Industrials May Throw Water on the Fire in Semiconductors

Jim Cramer: The Industrials May Throw Water on the Fire in Semiconductors

Are the semis right, and the bottom has been reached, or are the industrials right, and there is another leg down to come?

Beating Low Expectations Is a Short-Term Spark, Not a Lasting Catalyst

Beating Low Expectations Is a Short-Term Spark, Not a Lasting Catalyst

There is a lot of grumbling that the positive response to earnings that were recently cut is not justified.

Apple Jumps After Reporting a Slight Earnings, Revenue Beat

Apple Jumps After Reporting a Slight Earnings, Revenue Beat

Apple shares are up nearly 4% in after-hours trading.

Sloppy Earnings, China's Economy, AMD Earnings Preview: Market Recon

Sloppy Earnings, China's Economy, AMD Earnings Preview: Market Recon

What we have seen of late from a number of chip producers really might be interpreted as pre-recessionary.

This Cloud Software Name Is My Top (Long) Stock Pick for 2019

This Cloud Software Name Is My Top (Long) Stock Pick for 2019

The idea here is to buy something before everyone else wants to.

KLA-Tencor Only Made a Shallow Correction and This Is Bullish to Me

KLA-Tencor Only Made a Shallow Correction and This Is Bullish to Me

Shallow corrections should be considered a bullish event as traders and investors are not waiting for a deeper correction to buy.

2 Plays on UnitedHealth Amid the Market Wreckage: Market Recon

2 Plays on UnitedHealth Amid the Market Wreckage: Market Recon

This name has significantly outperformed both the S&P 500 and the health care sector over the course of this awful month

Lam Research and ASML's Outlooks Suggest Bad Chip Equipment News Is Priced In

Lam Research and ASML's Outlooks Suggest Bad Chip Equipment News Is Priced In

While not perfect, Lam and ASML's sales outlooks suggest fears of a major chip equipment spending downturn currently look excessive.

3 Reasonably-Priced Chip Stocks That Pay Healthy Dividends

3 Reasonably-Priced Chip Stocks That Pay Healthy Dividends

A number of quality chip companies now sport dividends above 2%. Here's a look at a few of them.