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NASDAQ: KLAC
Kla Corp Stock

$452.53+9.54 (+2.15%)
Updated Jun 1, 2023
KLAC Price
$452.53
Fair Value Price
$463.84
Market Cap
$62.09B
52 Week Low
$250.20
52 Week High
$473.97
P/E
18.36x
P/B
23.14x
P/S
5.18x
PEG
N/A
Dividend Yield
1.15%
Revenue
$10.63B
Earnings
$3.51B
Gross Margin
60.2%
Operating Margin
39.81%
Profit Margin
33%
Debt to Equity
4.1
Operating Cash Flow
$4B
Beta
1.56
Next Earnings
Jul 26, 2023
Ex-Dividend
N/A
Next Dividend
N/A

KLAC Overview

KLA Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets process control, process-enabling, and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related electronics industries worldwide. It operates through four segments: Semiconductor Process Control; Specialty Semiconductor Process; PCB, Display and Component Inspection; and Other. The company offers integrated circuit (IC) manufacturing products that comprises wafer inspection and review, and metrology; wafer and substrate defect inspection and metrology; reticle defect inspection and metrology; chemical/materials quality analysis; in situ process management and wafer handling diagnostics for IC and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) manufacturing; software products to provide run-time process control, defect excursion identification, process corrections, and defect classification; and refurbished and remanufactured products. It also provides specialty semiconductor manufacturing, benchtop metrology, surface characterization, and electrical property measurement services for general purpose/ lab applications; etch, plasma dicing, deposition, and other wafer processing technologies and solutions for the semiconductor and microelectronics industry. In addition, the company offers direct imaging, inspection, optical shaping, additive printing, and computer-aided manufacturing and engineering solutions for the PCB market; inspection and electrical testing systems to identify and classify defects, as well as systems to repair defects for the display market; and inspection and metrology systems for quality control and yield improvement in advanced and traditional semiconductor packaging markets. The company was formerly known as KLA-Tencor Corporation and changed its name to KLA Corporation in July 2019. KLA Corporation was incorporated in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.

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KLAC ($452.53) is undervalued by 2.44% relative to our estimate of its Fair Value price of $463.84 based on Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) modelling, but does not have a significant margin of safety
Below Fair Value Valuation
KLAC ($452.53) is not significantly undervalued (2.44%) relative to our estimate of its Fair Value price of $463.84 based on Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) modelling, when including a healthy margin of safety
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Valuation

KLAC fair value

Fair Value of KLAC stock based on Discounted Cash Flow (DCF)
Price
$452.53
Fair Value
$463.84
Undervalued by
2.44%
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KLAC price to earnings (PE)

For valuing profitable companies with steady earnings
Company
18.36x
Industry
123.5x
Market
52.37x
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KLAC price to book (PB)

For valuing companies that are loss-making or have lots of physical asset
Company
23.14x
Industry
9.98x
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KLAC's financial health

Profit margin

Revenue
$2.4B
Net Income
$697.8M
Profit Margin
28.7%
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Interest Coverage Financials
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Profit Margin Growth Financials

Assets to liabilities

Assets
$13.7B
Liabilities
$11.0B
Debt to equity
4.1
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Short-term Liabilities Financials
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Long-term Liabilities Financials
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Cash flow

Operating
$1.0B
Investing
-$113.2M
Financing
-$902.7M
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Debt Coverage Financials

KLAC vs Semiconductor Equipment Stocks

TickerMarket Cap1d %P/EP/B
KLAC$62.09B+2.15%18.36x23.14x
LRCX$83.27B+0.51%17.22x9.90x
ENTG$16.44B+4.37%3,661.67x5.19x
TER$15.98B+2.90%25.39x6.53x
AMAT$113.22B+1.15%17.69x8.01x

Kla Stock FAQ

What is Kla's quote symbol?

(NASDAQ: KLAC) Kla trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol KLAC. Kla stock quotes can also be displayed as NASDAQ: KLAC.

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What is the 52 week high and low for Kla (NASDAQ: KLAC)?

(NASDAQ: KLAC) Kla's 52-week high was $473.97, and its 52-week low was $250.20. It is currently -4.52% from its 52-week high and 80.87% from its 52-week low.

How much is Kla stock worth today?

(NASDAQ: KLAC) Kla currently has 137,198,902 outstanding shares. With Kla stock trading at $452.53 per share, the total value of Kla stock (market capitalization) is $62.09B.

Kla stock was originally listed at a price of $19.32 in Dec 31, 1997. If you had invested in Kla stock at $19.32, your return over the last 25 years would have been 2,242.89%, for an annualized return of 13.45% (not including any dividends or dividend reinvestments).

How much is Kla's stock price per share?

(NASDAQ: KLAC) Kla stock price per share is $452.53 today (as of Jun 1, 2023).

What is Kla's Market Cap?

(NASDAQ: KLAC) Kla's market cap is $62.09B, as of Jun 3, 2023.

Market cap (market capitalization) is the total market value of a publicly traded company's outstanding shares.

Kla's market cap is calculated by multiplying KLAC's current stock price of $452.53 by KLAC's total outstanding shares of 137,198,902.
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