KLA-Tencor Corporation, KLAC is in the exchange NASDAQ and its industry is Semiconductor Equipment & Materials in the sector of Technology. Based in USA, KLA-Tencor Corporation, KLAC has a market cap of 11222.43. Since its IPO date on the 3/26/1990, KLA-Tencor Corporation, KLAC performance year to date is 7.24%. Today KLA-Tencor Corporation, KLAC has gained 1.23%, with a current price of 72.67.
Ownership of the company is 0.30% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 87.60%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 46.00%. Return of assets are at 14.90%, with return on investment at 21.50%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, KLA-Tencor Corporation, KLAC is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 4.44. While Total debt/equity is 4.44. With a profit margin of 23.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of 61.10%, and operating margin of 32.20%. KLA-Tencor Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 3.9, while the quick ratio is 3.2.
For the last year KLA-Tencor Corporation, KLAC has seen a EPS growth of 100.90%. A performance for the year of 40.65%. The 52-week high is -5.95%, and the 52-week low is 46.51%. The average volume for KLA-Tencor Corporation, KLAC is 7733500.
With a target price of 73.95, can KLA-Tencor Corporation, KLAC reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of KLA-Tencor Corporation, KLAC. KLA-Tencor Corporation has a P/E of 16.15 and a forward P/E of 13.12. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 0.76. KLA-Tencor Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 3.76 and 16.4 respectively. For P/cash, KLA-Tencor Corporation has a value of 4.5, while it is 29.4 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 72.67, KLA-Tencor Corporation has a dividend yield of 2.86%. We see a return on equity of 154.30%.
Looking more long-term KLA-Tencor Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 21.20%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 11.72% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 100.90% for this year and for the last five years a -0.70% growth has been seen.