Technical Analysis for KLAC - KLA-Tencor Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
A 401.16 -6.44% -27.60
KLAC closed up 1.45 percent on Thursday, January 26, 2023, on 1.23 times normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Trading Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
New 52 Week Closing High Bullish 0.00%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.00%
New 52 Week High Strength 0.00%
Earnings Movers Other 0.00%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Earnings Movers Other 1.45%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 1.45%
Gapped Down Weakness 1.45%
Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength 1.33%
Inside Day Range Contraction 1.33%

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Gapped Down (Full) 4 minutes ago
20 DMA Resistance 4 minutes ago
Down 5% 4 minutes ago
Down 3% 4 minutes ago
Fell Below Previous Day's Low 4 minutes ago

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KLA-Tencor Corporation Description

KLA-Tencor Corporation engages in design, manufacture, and marketing of process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related nanoelectronics industries worldwide. It provides a portfolio of defect inspection and metrology products, as well as related service, software, and other offerings. The company offers inline wafer and integrated circuit (IC) defect monitoring, review, and classification; reticle defect inspection and metrology; packaging and interconnect inspection; critical dimension 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 yield and fab-wide data management and analysis systems. KLA-Tencor Corporation offers its products and services for bare wafer, IC, lithography reticle, and disk manufacturers. It also serves light emitting diode and data storage industries, as well as general materials research industries. KLA-Tencor Corporation was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.


Sector: Technology
Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
Keywords: S&P 500 Nasdaq 100 Semiconductor Integrated Circuits Semiconductor Device Fabrication Light Emitting Diodes Process Control Metrology Electronics Industries Lithography Yield Management Nanoelectronics Reticle Yield Management Solutions

Is KLAC a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 429.45
52 Week Low 250.2
Average Volume 1,306,604
200-Day Moving Average 349.08
50-Day Moving Average 392.71
20-Day Moving Average 404.12
10-Day Moving Average 418.62
Average True Range 12.97
RSI 65.03
ADX 25.28
+DI 28.46
-DI 17.22
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 390.54
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 405.23
Upper Bollinger Bands 444.01
Lower Bollinger Band 364.23
Percent B (%b) 0.81
BandWidth 19.74
MACD Line 11.29
MACD Signal Line 9.99
MACD Histogram 1.2931
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 66.51 Billion
Num Shares 155 Million
EPS 8.22
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 52.15
Price-to-Sales 6.82
Price-to-Book 14.47
PEG Ratio 2.63
Dividend 3.60
Dividend Yield 0.84%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 450.39
Resistance 3 (R3) 448.22 438.83 446.79
Resistance 2 (R2) 438.83 433.32 439.92 445.58
Resistance 1 (R1) 433.80 429.92 436.32 435.97 444.38
Pivot Point 424.41 424.41 425.67 425.50 424.41
Support 1 (S1) 419.38 418.90 421.90 421.55 413.14
Support 2 (S2) 409.99 415.50 411.08 411.94
Support 3 (S3) 404.96 409.99 410.74
Support 4 (S4) 407.13