KLA Tencor Profile

USD 1.47  1.31%

KLA Tencor exotic insider transaction detected

KLA Tencor Corporation insider trading alert for general transaction of non-qualified stock option (right to buy) by Edward Barnholt, the corporate stakeholder, on June 16, 2018. This event was filed by Kla Tencor Corp with SEC on 2005-11-21. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4. Edward Barnholt is currently serves as independent chairman of the board of KLA Tencor [view details]   

KLA Tencor Summary

KLA Tencor Corporation (KLAC) is traded on NASDAQ in USA. It is located in CALIFORNIA, U.S.A and employs 5,990 people. KLA Tencor is listed under Measuring and Control Equipment category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 17.63 B. KLA Tencor Corporation conducts business under Technology sector and is part of Industrial Equipment And Light Machinery industry. This company has 155.87 M outstanding shares of which 3.73 M shares are now shorted by private and institutional investors with about 2.25 trading days to cover. KL A-TENCOR CP currently holds about 2.76 B in cash with 950.85 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 17.61.
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Target Price Odds Analysis

Odds Below 110.58HorizonTargetOdds Above 110.58
6.28%30 days 110.58 93.54%
Based on normal probability distribution, the odds of KLA Tencor to move above current price in 30 days from now is more than 94.0% (This KLA Tencor Corporation probability density function shows the probability of KLA Tencor Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 30 days) .

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Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares17.3 M1.9 B
Primecap Management CoCommon Shares12.4 M1.4 B
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KLA-Tencor Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related nano-electronics industries worldwide. KLA-Tencor Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California. KLA Tencor operates under Semiconductor Equipment Materials classification in USA and traded on NASDAQ. It employs 5990 people. more
Fama & French Measuring and Control Equipment
Measuring and Control Equipment
Fama & French Classification
NameKLA Tencor Corporation
CEORichard WallaceView All
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Currently Active Investing Idea
  Measuring and Control Equipment
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Industrial, Industrial Equipment And Light Machinery
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
Business AddressOne Technology Drive
Foreign Associate  Austria
CIK Number00319201.0
IndustryIndustrial Equipment And Light Machinery
Contact Number408 875 3000
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


KLA Tencor Analyst Recommendations
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KLA Tencor Corporation current and past analyst recommendations published by number of research institutions as well as average analyst consensus
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KLA Tencor Earnings Estimates
EPSEstimate Date
Quarterly Estimate1.53April 25, 2017
KLA Tencor Corporation normalized analysts earnings estimates for actual as well as projected forward EPS values taken as an average expert opinion over time
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KLA Tencor Corporate Directors
Kiran Patel Independent Director
Robert Calderoni Independent Director
John Dickson Independent Director
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