KLA-Tencor Corp. (KLAC)

109.70
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 110.94
Day Low/High 107.69 / 110.39
52 Wk Low/High 80.65 / 129.03
Avg Volume 1.53M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 161.62M
Market Cap 17.93B
EPS 5.10
P/E Ratio 13.22
Div & Yield 3.00 (2.72%)

Latest News

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.

Micron's Dive: Time to Wait

Micron's Dive: Time to Wait

China fears and memory chip stagnation threats are making investors cautious.

How to Trade Semiconductors on This Ugly Drop: Market Recon

How to Trade Semiconductors on This Ugly Drop: Market Recon

The Philadelphia semiconductor index gave up 2.7% on Thursday.

Let's Look at FANGs and Consider These Chinese Stocks: Market Recon

Let's Look at FANGs and Consider These Chinese Stocks: Market Recon

Amazon's Chart? Wow! And, don't know if the timing is right just yet for Chinese names.

Friday Was a Bitter Trading Day, as Tesla Can Attest: Market Recon

Friday Was a Bitter Trading Day, as Tesla Can Attest: Market Recon

TSLA has always been a cash-burn story -- and it still is.

3 Best Chip Stocks to Own After AMD's Monster Earnings Beat: Market Recon

3 Best Chip Stocks to Own After AMD's Monster Earnings Beat: Market Recon

Micron Technology, Intel and Lam Research are good buys on this heat in semiconductors.

Here Are 6 Chip Stocks That I Like Better Than Texas Instruments: Market Recon

Here Are 6 Chip Stocks That I Like Better Than Texas Instruments: Market Recon

This group is expected to post second-quarter EPS gains of 30%; here is how to trade it.

Tech Stocks Could See Some Profit-Taking While Trade War Fears Persist

Tech Stocks Could See Some Profit-Taking While Trade War Fears Persist

With the Nasdaq trading above 7,700, it's not hard to see how worries about tariffs, export controls and other potential consequences from a trade war could weigh on tech stocks.

How I'm Playing the U.S.-Chinese Trade Thaw: Market Recon

How I'm Playing the U.S.-Chinese Trade Thaw: Market Recon

Better trade news could help tech stocks, and could eventually boost oil-infrastructure plays as well.

Yelp Poised to Break Out of a Major Consolidation Pattern

Yelp Poised to Break Out of a Major Consolidation Pattern

Let's check out some up-to-date charts.

4 Keys to Staying Alive in Tough Markets -- And How I'm Playing 3 Big Tech Names

4 Keys to Staying Alive in Tough Markets -- And How I'm Playing 3 Big Tech Names

KLA-Tencor, Microsoft and Intel all report earnings after the close Thursday.

Feels Like the Semis Are Skating on Thin Ice: Market Recon

Feels Like the Semis Are Skating on Thin Ice: Market Recon

Forward looking valuations, except for Nvidia, are very low.

Jim Cramer: A Litany of Woes Hits Stocks

Jim Cramer: A Litany of Woes Hits Stocks

Latest salvo in China trade war damages tech while higher rates and oil undercut consumer goods and housing.

Jim Cramer: A Micron Decline When It Could Have Had An Advance

Jim Cramer: A Micron Decline When It Could Have Had An Advance

If it weren't for Dropbox this Micron story would be the story of the day.