One of the S&P 500’s big winners for Thursday January 14 was KLA-Tencor Corp. (KLAC) as the company’s stock climbed 3.52% to $67.06 on volume of 1.85 million shares.
The stock opened at $65.03 and saw an intraday low of $64.81 and an intraday high of $67.06. All told, the day saw a per-share gain of $2.28. The stock’s average daily volume of 2.16 million and 155.95 million shares outstanding. KLA-Tencor Corp. now has a 50-day SMA is $67.29 and 200-day SMA is $57.61, and it has a 52-week high of $71.13 and a 52-week low of $44.95.
KLA-Tencor Corp is a supplier of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related nanoelectronics industries.
Based out of Milpitas, CA, KLA-Tencor Corp. has 5,880 employees and, after today’s trading, reached a market cap of $10.46 billion. The stock’s P/E Ratio is 26.6. Its P/S ratio is 4.73, P/B ratio is 35.48, and P/FCF ratio is 22.1.
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