KLA-Tencor Corp (KLAC) : Opera Trading Capital added new position in KLA-Tencor Corp during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 60,404 shares of KLA-Tencor Corp which is valued at $4,124,385 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 11, 2016 with the SEC.KLA-Tencor Corp makes up approximately 2.28% of Opera Trading Capital’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Alliancebernstein boosted its stake in KLAC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,900 additional shares and now holds a total of 275,486 shares of KLA-Tencor Corp which is valued at $18,810,184. KLA-Tencor Corp makes up approx 0.02% of Alliancebernstein’s portfolio.Keybank National Associationoh reduced its stake in KLAC by selling 374 shares or 8.16% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 4,208 shares of KLAC which is valued at $287,322.Glenmede Trust Co Na boosted its stake in KLAC in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 356 additional shares and now holds a total of 11,972 shares of KLA-Tencor Corp which is valued at $929,386. KLA-Tencor Corp makes up approx 0.01% of Glenmede Trust Co Na’s portfolio.
KLA-Tencor Corp closed down -2.47 points or -3.50% at $68.05 with 24,41,822 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $70.76, the shares hit an intraday low of $67.71 and an intraday high of $71.135 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, KLA-Tencor Corp reported $1.77 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.35 according to the earnings call on Jul 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.42. The company had revenue of $919.17 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $842.10 million. The company’s revenue was up 21.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.99 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on KLA-Tencor Corp. Company shares were Reiterated by Cowen on Jul 29, 2016 to “Market Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 79 from a previous price target of $70 .
KLA-Tencor Corporation is a supplier of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related nanoelectronics industries. The Company’s products are also used in various other industries including the light emitting diode (LED) and data storage industries as well as general materials research. KLA-Tencor’s products and services are used by bare wafer integrated circuit (IC) lithography reticle and disk manufacturers around the world. These customers turn to the Company for inline wafer and IC defect monitoring review and classification; reticle defect inspection and metrology; packaging and interconnect inspection; critical dimension (CD) metrology; pattern overlay metrology; film thickness surface topography and composition measurements; measurement of in-chamber process conditions wafer shape and stress metrology; computational lithography tools and overall yield and fab-wide data management and analysis systems.