Lam Research Corp. (LRCX)

236.10
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 234.76
Day Low/High 235.28 / 240.29
52 Wk Low/High 122.64 / 244.98
Avg Volume 1.72M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 144.83M
Market Cap 34.00B
EPS 14.40
P/E Ratio 17.14
Div & Yield 4.60 (1.84%)
Taking Stock of 5 Important Dividend Increases

Taking Stock of 5 Important Dividend Increases

Microsoft, Lam Research and several other companies have announced hikes in dividends, so let's break them down.

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market's So Feckless and Reactive

Jim Cramer: Here's Why the Market's So Feckless and Reactive

So many companies -- like Netflix, Facebook and Johnson & Johnson -- are not trading on earnings per share, but on factors that are nearly impossible to quantify.

Can Lam Research Break Out to New All-Time Highs?

Can Lam Research Break Out to New All-Time Highs?

Let's check out the charts of this chip stock.

DRAM and Flash Memory Trends Continue Showing Signs of Improvement

DRAM and Flash Memory Trends Continue Showing Signs of Improvement

Recent pricing data, upbeat analyst reports and a guidance hike from a Taiwanese memory maker give fresh reasons to think the memory industry's downturn is nearing an end.

Guidance from Samsung and Others Suggests Memory Industry Is Nearing a Bottom

Guidance from Samsung and Others Suggests Memory Industry Is Nearing a Bottom

Samsung and Western Digital both suggest memory demand is improving following a very rough first half of the year. And Lam Research's outlook suggests industry supply growth is falling sharply.

Powell's Verbal Fouls, an Equity Beatdown and Silence of the Lam: Market Recon

Powell's Verbal Fouls, an Equity Beatdown and Silence of the Lam: Market Recon

The Fed chairman's news conference threw markets for a loop with hawkish words that did not support the Fed's dovish actions.

Look Past the Fed to CAK, FIT, H, LRCX and All Those Other Earnings

As the Fed press conference drones on with nothing new being shared, let's turn our gaze to what we'll be facing after the close -- more earnings! A quick scan says we have roughly 135 reports coming at us in just over one hour's time. In terms of t...

Fed Front and Center, Apple Earnings, Trading AMD: Market Recon

Fed Front and Center, Apple Earnings, Trading AMD: Market Recon

Understand that the expected Fed rate cut today is not about recent economic performance in the least.

A Busy, Busy Day Ahead (Rhymes With Fed)

Morning folks, I'm back in the saddle today and it's one that before it's all over will see more than 230 companies report their earnings and let's not forget about the ones, like Apple  , that reported last night that will have an impact on today's...

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.

Jim Cramer: The Definition of Insanity? Pre-Market Trading

Jim Cramer: The Definition of Insanity? Pre-Market Trading

Much of it occurs when someone jumps the gun, deciding that the headlines must be traded without any knowledge of what is underneath them.

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.

Jim Cramer: Don't Get Your Hopes Up on China Deal

Jim Cramer: Don't Get Your Hopes Up on China Deal

Talks between Washington and Beijing unlikely to end tariffs, but what would be worse? If the Fed chief dropped his guard on a single tweet.

Jim Cramer: What the $2 Billion at Risk for Broadcom Really Means

Jim Cramer: What the $2 Billion at Risk for Broadcom Really Means

Broadcom's Huawei mess is at the heart of Trump's disregard for what happens to American businesses.

Jim Cramer: Unpacking a Bottom's Tough Work

Jim Cramer: Unpacking a Bottom's Tough Work

FedEx's rise on bad news and Facebook's fall on the same are two examples of how it's hard to figure out when enough's enough.

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.

Lam Research's Impressive Rally This Year Is Likely to Continue

Lam Research's Impressive Rally This Year Is Likely to Continue

A review of the latest LRCX charts.

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.

Semis Start Low, Crawl Upward

Jim Cramer: Don't Try to Predict the Cycle, Game the 'Gamers' Instead

Jim Cramer: Don't Try to Predict the Cycle, Game the 'Gamers' Instead

The big portfolio managers get ahead of the turn in cycles -- as we can see in oil services, semiconductors and autos, among other sectors. Here's how to play their game.

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.

A Market That Can't Rally on Great News Requires a High Level of Caution

A Market That Can't Rally on Great News Requires a High Level of Caution

The fact that the strong stocks are mainly index heavy weights is what is preventing an absolute rout of the indices at this point.

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.

Netflix Taking a Knife to a Gunfight with Disney, Apple, Plus Bitcoin

Netflix Taking a Knife to a Gunfight with Disney, Apple, Plus Bitcoin

Bitcoin, the most famous of all crypto-currencies, has enjoyed something of a rebound of late.

Lam Research Upgraded at B Riley

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.