Technical Analysis for KLAC - KLA-Tencor Corporation

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
C 287.62 -5.33% -16.19
KLAC closed down 5.33 percent on Thursday, March 4, 2021, on 1.52 times normal volume. The stock fell below its 50 day moving average, damaging its intermediate-term outlook by crossing under that important trendline. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent EOD Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Weak or Absent Up Down Down
Historical KLAC trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish 0.00%
Expansion Pivot Sell Setup Bearish Swing Setup 0.00%
Stochastic Reached Oversold Weakness 0.00%
Multiple of Ten Bearish Other 0.00%
Down 3 Days in a Row Weakness 0.00%
Lower Bollinger Band Touch Weakness 0.00%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
20 DMA Resistance Bearish -5.33%
Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish -7.17%
Outside Day Range Expansion -7.17%
Older End-of-Day Signals for KLAC ...

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Alert Time
Fell Below Lower Bollinger Band about 6 hours ago
Lower Bollinger Band Support about 6 hours ago
60 Minute Opening Range Breakdown about 7 hours ago
Down 5% about 7 hours ago
Down 1 ATR about 7 hours 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: Semiconductor Semiconductor Device Fabrication Integrated Circuit Light Emitting Diode 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 342.21
52 Week Low 110.23
Average Volume 1,082,001
200-Day Moving Average 229.01
50-Day Moving Average 294.66
20-Day Moving Average 313.33
10-Day Moving Average 313.73
Average True Range 14.78
ADX 18.67
+DI 21.42
-DI 31.28
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 297.87
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 326.87
Upper Bollinger Band 343.77
Lower Bollinger Band 282.90
Percent B (%b) 0.08
BandWidth 19.43
MACD Line 2.92
MACD Signal Line 7.25
MACD Histogram -4.325
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 44.61 Billion
Num Shares 155 Million
EPS 8.22
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 34.98
Price-to-Sales 6.82
Price-to-Book 14.47
PEG Ratio 2.63
Dividend 3.60
Dividend Yield 1.25%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 323.52
Resistance 3 (R3) 325.74 316.00 317.53
Resistance 2 (R2) 316.00 306.86 314.89 315.54
Resistance 1 (R1) 301.81 301.21 296.94 299.59 313.54
Pivot Point 292.07 292.07 289.64 290.96 292.07
Support 1 (S1) 277.88 282.93 273.01 275.66 261.70
Support 2 (S2) 268.14 277.28 267.03 259.70
Support 3 (S3) 253.95 268.14 257.71
Support 4 (S4) 251.73