KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) : Fridays money flow points at investors jumping to buy the stock on the weakness of price. $2.66 million worth of transactions were on upticks, whereas, the downticks accounted for $2.35 million worth of transactions. The net money flow was a positive $0.31 million and the uptick to downtick ratio was 1.13. The net money flow into the stock was $0 million. The lack of interest in trading on downticks shows that the investors dont want to sell their holdings. The upticks accounted for $0 million of the total block trades, indicating continued buying interest on weakness, which bodes well for the future of the stock. KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) was trading at $70.58, down $0.16 during day. The stock slid -0.23% over the previous days close. For the week, the stock recorded 4.53% over the previous weeks close.
The company Insiders own 0.2% of KLA-Tencor Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 86.02% of KLA-Tencor Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -95.07%.
In a related news,The officer (EVP & Chief Financial Officer) of Kla Tencor Corp, Higgins Bren D. sold 363 shares at $72.23 on July 5, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $26,219. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $69.96 and the intraday high of $71.16 after having opened at $71 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $71, a loss of -0.76%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 853,026 shares. The stock failed to cross $71.16 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $70.74.
KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) has been under a strong bear grip, hence the stock is down -9.45% when compared to the S&P 500 in the past 4 weeks. However, in the near-term, buying emerged at lower levels and the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 3.45% in the past 1 week. The stock has risen by 3.97% in the past week indicating that the buyers are active at lower levels, but the stock is down -9.57% in the past 4 weeks.
KLA-Tencor Corporation is a supplier of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related nanoelectronics industries. The Companys 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-Tencors 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.