KLA-Tencor Corp

NASDAQ: KLAC
$161.12
-$6.18 (-3.7%)
Closing price February 21, 2020

Semiconductor Capital Equipment Sector Still Has Too Much Bull Market Hope

Investors are often concerned about the stock market in September, and the investment community is getting another look ahead at the lack of strength in the semiconductor capital equipment segment. Presenting ...
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Merrill Lynch Worries More About Semiconductor Capital Equipment Leaders

For the past few years, the semiconductor industries have been red hot and the top stocks were all but unstoppable. But this earnings season showed some weakness in a few ...
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5 Unusual Earnings Winners

We are in the heart of this earnings reporting season, and it is not just the big stocks on the move. Some smaller and mid-cap stocks were making massive moves ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, BioCryst, Costco, Generac, Goodyear, Intel, Microsoft, Netflix and More

Stocks were marginally lower on Tuesday after investors took a bite out of the FANG stocks. Investors have had less faith and lower rewards by buying the dips in 2018 ...
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4 Semiconductor Capital Equipment Stocks On Sale as SemiCon West Underway

Summertime always means trade shows and conventions for Wall Street companies, and this summer is no different. This week investors and executives from the semiconductor capital equipment industry have arrived ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dollar General, KLA-Tencor, Micron Technology, Nike, Red Hat and More

The futures traded higher Friday morning, although it appears that the worries over trade and tariffs are still in place. This comes despite the fact that car makers in Europe ...
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Stifel Stays Very Positive on Semiconductor Capital Equipment Stocks

After posting outstanding relative strength for years in line with the semiconductors, some of the top capital equipment companies have pulled back in 2018 and may be offering aggressive accounts ...
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Applied Materials Brings Havoc to Semiconductor Capital Equipment Space

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) typically has beaten its earnings and sales expectations. Apparently, the top U.S. player for semiconductor capital equipment is finding out that 29% in quarterly revenue ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Amex, Broadcom, Citigroup, Conatus, Intel, Micron, Nvidia, Spotify, Wells Fargo and More

Stocks experienced a major recovery on Wednesday after opening down 2% early in the day. After closing positive on the day, the futures markets were pointing to a higher open ...
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Stifel Says Buy Top Semiconductor Equipment Stocks on Market Pullback

While market sell-offs and volatility can be brutal, the good thing for those with a long-term view is that expensive stocks become much more reasonable and can be added to portfolios. ...
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Bright Days Ahead for Semiconductor Capital Equipment and Testing, From Cyclical to Secular

Get ready for the semiconductor capital equipment segment to be less cyclical ahead. That's the message from Merrill Lynch's semiconductor team. The firm just reinstated coverage on several chip capital spending ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, Celgene, Children’s Place, Kinder Morgan, Match, Myriad Genetics, Nordstrom, Oracle and More

Stocks have been mixed this week ahead of Wednesday's Federal Reserve decision on interest rates, with an expected hike all but assured. And stocks were looking mixed on Wednesday as ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, BHP Billiton, Dominion, JB Hunt, KLA-Tencor, Micron, Nucor, Oracle, Roku, US Steel and More

Stocks took a hit lower on Monday, but the major indices were looking slightly positive on Tuesday. The bull market is now over nine years old, and investors are still ...
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KLA-Tencor Moves to Acquire Orbotech

Orbotech Ltd. (NASDAQ: ORBK) saw its shares make a handy gain to start the week, after it was announced that KLA-Tencor Corp. (NASDAQ: KLAC) had entered into a definitive agreement ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alkermes, ArQule, Bluebird Bio, Cognizant, Ecolab, KLA-Tencor, Pandora, Verisk, Vonage and More

The stock market has demonstrated that perhaps the return of volatility is real after Wednesday's big gains suddenly turned into a big loss in the final 30 minutes of trading. ...
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