All Posts Tagged With: "KLA-Tencor Corporation"

(AMAT) Applied Beats, Guidance Looks Soft

Applied Materials’ (AMAT) fiscal second quarter pro forma earnings of 17 cents beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 4 cents, or 30.8%. Revenues were also ahead, beating by 3.5%. Increased demand in the SSG and Display segments and...

7Jul2013 | | Comments Off on (AMAT) Applied Beats, Guidance Looks Soft | Continued

(GOOG) Google Expands High-Speed Fiber Optic Fiber Net Service

Search giant Google Inc. (GOOG) has announced that it would expand its high-speed Internet service through its fiber-optic network to Olathe, a Kansas City suburb with around 125,000 residents.

The Internet and video service...

9Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (GOOG) Google Expands High-Speed Fiber Optic Fiber Net Service | Continued

(TXN) Texas Instruments Revises First Quarter Guidance

Recently, Texas Instruments (TXN), or “TI,” raised its revenue and earnings expectations to the upper end of its previously forecasted ranges for the first quarter of 2013.

The chipmaker now expects sales of $2.80–$2.91...

8Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (TXN) Texas Instruments Revises First Quarter Guidance | Continued

(AAPL) Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings Season Gets Into High Gear – Earnings Preview

The fourth quarter reporting season gets into high gear this week, with 253 companies coming out with quarterly results, including 83 S&P 500 companies. The earnings season thus far has been relatively uneventful, but we will have a better idea by the end of this week; by then we will have seen...

20Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (AAPL) Fourth Quarter 2012 Earnings Season Gets Into High Gear – Earnings Preview | Continued

(INTC) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – January 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

2Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (INTC) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – January 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews | Continued

(KLAC) KLA-Tencor – Bear of the Day

KLA-Tencor (KLAC) is one of the leading suppliers of inspection and metrology products and services. The company’s fiscal first quarter results missed the Zacks Consensus with forward guidance also disappointing. This was mainly because...

24Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (KLAC) KLA-Tencor – Bear of the Day | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials Beats But Stays Cautious

Applied Materials’ (AMAT) fourth quarter pro forma earnings of 6 cents beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 3 cents. Revenues were partly responsible, beating consensus expectations by 4.2%.

Revenue

Applied...

3Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (AMAT) Applied Materials Beats But Stays Cautious | Continued

(MSFT) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – September 2012 – Industry Outlook

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

5Sep2012 | | Comments Off on (MSFT) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – September 2012 – Industry Outlook | Continued

(PDFS) PDF Solutions – Momentum – Zacks Rank Buy

PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) is a technology and service provider for integrated chip (IC) manufacturers, and its shares have been trending higher since reporting its second quarter results on August 8. Currently, this Zacks #2 Rank...

27Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (PDFS) PDF Solutions – Momentum – Zacks Rank Buy | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials Lowers Full-Year Outlook

Applied Materials (AMAT) lowered its sales and earnings guidance for full-year 2012. Following the news, the shares fell 2.72% to $10.71 after the market closed yesterday.

The chip-fab equipment maker expects full-year net...

16Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (AMAT) Applied Materials Lowers Full-Year Outlook | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials 2012 Third Quarter Earnings Preview

Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) is scheduled to announce its fiscal third-quarter 2012 results today after the bell. We see some downward movement in analyst estimates in the build-up to the release.

Prior-Quarter Synopsis

Applied’s...

16Aug2012 | | Comments Off on (AMAT) Applied Materials 2012 Third Quarter Earnings Preview | Continued

(MSFT) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – May 2012 – Zacks Analyst Interviews

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

18May2012 | | Comments Off on (MSFT) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – May 2012 – Zacks Analyst Interviews | Continued

(MSFT) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – February 2012 – Industry Outlook

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

2Feb2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(CEA) Semiconductor Update & Stock Review – Industry Outlook

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

29Jan2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials Earnings Scorecard

Following the fourth quarter earnings announcement on November 16, more than half the analysts covering Applied Materials (AMAT) have made downward revisions to their estimates. The reason for the negative revisions may be traced...

28Nov2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(MSFT) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – September 2011 – Industry Outlook

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

13Sep2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials Plunges on Weak Guidance

Applied Materials’ (AMAT) third quarter earnings exceeded the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 2 cents. Revenue came in higher than management expectations and exceeded the Zacks Consensus by 4.0%.

Revenue

Applied...

1Sep2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(APAC) Company News for July 8, 2011 – Corporate Summary

•    Shares of APAC Customer Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:APAC) rose 55.15% after OneEquity Partners, the investment arm of JPMorgan (NYSE:JPM), disclosed it was buying the company for $8.55 per share.

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8Jul2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials Reports Quarterly Earnings In-Line

Applied Materials’ (AMAT) second quarter earnings were in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. Revenue came in higher than management expectations and exceeded the Zacks Consensus by 3.2%.

Revenue

Applied...

29May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SONS) ValuEngine Weekly News

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25Apr2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(MSFT) Semiconductor Industry Outlook – April 2011 – Industry Outlook

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

20Apr2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(KLAC) Semi Equipment Nose-Diving

We have been watching the semi equipment stocks closely over the last few days and it seems as if our fears have been realized. Over the last five days, shares of KLA-Tencor (KLAC), Novellus Systems (NVLS)...

13Apr2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials Quarterly Report Beats Estimates – Guides Higher

Applied Materials’ (AMAT) first quarter earnings beat the Zacks Consensus by 3 cents, or 9.1%. Revenue came in higher than management expectations and exceeded the Zacks Consensus by 3.7%.

Revenue

Applied...

26Feb2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(MSFT) Semiconductor Industry Outlook

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

21Dec2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials Earnings Beat – Outlook Weakens

Applied Materials’ (AMAT) fourth quarter earnings beat the Zacks Consensus by 5 cents, or 16.1%. Revenue came in much higher than expectations, exceeding the Zacks Consensus by 11.3%. All except the Applied Global Services (“AGS”)...

7Dec2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(NVLS) Novellus Systems Beats Expectations – Outlook Softening

Novellus Systems’ (NVLS) third quarter earnings beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 4 cents. Revenue exceeded the Zacks Consensus by 3.7%. Shares were up marginally by 0.99%, as guidance indicated uncertain demand.

Revenue

Novellus...

3Nov2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(KLAC) KLA-Tencor Corporation Reports Good Quarter / Weak Guidance

KLA-Tencor Corporation’s (KLAC) first quarter earnings beat the Zacks Consensus by 13 cents, or 15.1%. Revenue was also better than expected, beating by 5.0%. Investors did not react too strongly, considering the fact...

3Nov2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials Grows But Earnings Miss Expectations

Applied Materials’ (AMAT) third quarter earnings missed the Zacks Consensus by 8 cents. This was in spite of the revenue beat of 6.1% and mainly on account of a higher-contribution from the loss-making EES unit (even excluding the...

20Aug2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(INTC) Semiconductor Industry Outlook – August 2010 – Industry Outlook

Overview

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. For example, the PCs we work...

16Aug2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AMAT) Applied Materials Second Quarter 2010 Grows

Applied Materials’ (AMAT) second quarter 2010 earnings beat the Zacks Consensus by a penny. As a consequence, shares did not move around too much.

Estimates for Applied Materials underwent a correction when the company reported...

20May2010 | | 0 comments | Continued