Edition:
United Kingdom

KLA-Tencor Corp (KLAC.OQ)

KLAC.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

113.62USD
22 May 2018
Change (% chg)

$2.18 (+1.96%)
Prev Close
$111.44
Open
$112.20
Day's High
$113.69
Day's Low
$112.18
Volume
30,886
Avg. Vol
582,763
52-wk High
$123.96
52-wk Low
$87.95

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

KLA-Tencor To Buy Orbotech In Cash-and-Stock Deal
Monday, 19 Mar 2018 

March 19 (Reuters) - Orbotech Ltd ::‍KLA-TENCOR ANNOUNCED $2 BILLION SHARE REPURCHASE AUTHORIZATION ​.KLA-TENCOR ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE ORBOTECH LTD..DEAL FOR ‍APPROXIMATELY $69.02 PER SHARE.​DEAL FOR ‍ENTERPRISE VALUE OF $3.2 BILLION​.DEAL FOR ‍AN EQUITY VALUE OF APPROXIMATELY $3.4 BILLION.​‍KLA-TENCOR WILL BUY ORBOTECH FOR $38.86 IN CASH AND 0.25 OF SHARE OF KLA-TENCOR COMMON STOCK IN EXCHANGE FOR EACH ORDINARY SHARE OF ORBOTECH​.TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO BE IMMEDIATELY ACCRETIVE TO KLA-TENCOR'S REVENUE GROWTH MODEL, NON-GAAP EARNINGS AND FREE CASH FLOW PER SHARE.KLA-TENCOR'S SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM TARGETED TO BE COMPLETED WITHIN 12 TO 18 MONTHS POST CLOSE OF TRANSACTION.TOTAL COST SYNERGIES ARE EXPECTED TO BE ABOUT $50 MILLION ON ANNUALIZED BASIS WITHIN 12 TO 24 MONTHS FOLLOWING CLOSING OF TRANSACTION.‍KLA-TENCOR INTENDS TO RAISE APPROXIMATELY $1 BILLION IN NEW LONG-TERM DEBT FINANCING TO COMPLETE SHARE REPURCHASE​.‍TRANSACTION APPROVED BY BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF KLA-TENCOR, ORBOTECH.KLA-TENCOR INTENDS TO FUND CASH PORTION OF PURCHASE PRICE WITH CASH FROM COMBINED COMPANY'S BALANCE SHEET.TRANSACTION IS NOT SUBJECT TO ANY FINANCING CONDITIONALITY.‍KLA-TENCOR'S $2 BILLION SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM IS TARGETED TO BE COMPLETED WITHIN 12 TO 18 MONTHS FOLLOWING CLOSE OF TRANSACTION​.NO APPROVAL BY KLA-TENCOR STOCKHOLDERS IS REQUIRED FOR DEAL.  Full Article

Kla-Tencor Announces 27 Pct Increase In Quarterly Dividend
Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Kla-Tencor Corp ::KLA-TENCOR ANNOUNCES 27 PERCENT INCREASE IN QUARTERLY DIVIDEND, FROM 59 CENTS TO 75 CENTS PER SHARE, OR $3 ANNUALIZED.  Full Article

Kla-Tencor Corp Says Co Entered Into A Credit Agreement
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Kla-Tencor Corp ::KLA-TENCOR CORP SAYS ON NOVEMBER 30, 2017, KLA-TENCOR CORPORATION ENTERED INTO A CREDIT AGREEMENT - SEC FILING.KLA-TENCOR CORP - CREDIT AGREEMENT PROVIDES FOR AN UNSECURED REVOLVING LOAN FACILITY IN AGGREGATE PRINCIPAL AMOUNT OF $750.0 MILLION.KLA-TENCOR CORP - SUBJECT TO TERMS OF CREDIT AGREEMENT, REVOLVING LOAN FACILITY MAY BE INCREASED IN AN AMOUNT OF UP TO $250.0 MILLION IN AGGREGATE.KLA-TENCOR CORP - PROCEEDS OF LOANS UNDER CREDIT AGREEMENT MAY BE USED BY COMPANY FOR GENERAL CORPORATE PURPOSES OF COMPANY AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES.KLA-TENCOR CORP - COMPANY MAY BORROW, REPAY AND REBORROW FUNDS UNDER REVOLVING FACILITY UNTIL ITS MATURITY ON NOVEMBER 30, 2022.  Full Article

KLA-Tencor reports Q1 earnings per share ‍$1.78​
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Kla-tencor Corp :KLA-Tencor reports fiscal 2018 first quarter results.KLA-Tencor corp qtrly earnings per share ‍$1.78​.KLA-Tencor corp qtrly adjusted earnings per share ‍$1.80​.KLA-Tencor corp qtrly revenue ‍$970 million​ versus $751 million.  Full Article

KLA-Tencor Q4 GAAP earnings per share $1.62
Thursday, 27 Jul 2017 

July 27 (Reuters) - KLA-Tencor Corp :KLA-Tencor reports fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and full year results.Q4 GAAP earnings per share $1.62.Q4 revenue $939 million versus I/B/E/S view $923.8 million.Q4 earnings per share view $1.59 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.KLA-Tencor Corp qtrly non-GAAP earnings per diluted share $1.64.  Full Article

KLA-Tencor increases quarterly dividend level to $0.59/shr
Thursday, 1 Jun 2017 

June 1 (Reuters) - KLA-tencor Corp :KLA-Tencor increases quarterly dividend level to $0.59 per share from $0.54 per share.  Full Article

KLA-Tencor Q3 non-gaap EPS $1.62
Thursday, 27 Apr 2017 

April 27 (Reuters) - KLA-Tencor Corp ::KLA-Tencor reports fiscal 2017 third quarter results.Qtrly revenues $914 million versus $712 million.Q3 gaap earnings per share $1.61.Qtrly non-gaap earnings per diluted share $1.62.Q3 earnings per share view $1.55, revenue view $895.7 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

KLA-Tencor reports Q2 gaap earnings per share $1.52
Thursday, 26 Jan 2017 

KLA-Tencor Corp : KLA-Tencor Corp - Q2 non-gaap earnings per share $1.52 . KLA-Tencor Corp reports fiscal 2017 second quarter results . Q2 gaap earnings per share $1.52 . Q2 revenue $877 million versus I/B/E/S view $838.8 million . Q2 earnings per share view $1.39 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S .Q2 earnings per share view $1.39 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

KLA-Tencor increases quarterly dividend
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2016 

KLA-tencor Corp :Tencor increases quarterly dividend level to $0.54 per share from $0.52 per share.  Full Article

Lam Research announces termination of merger with KLA-Tencor
Wednesday, 5 Oct 2016 

Lam Research : In accordance with terms set forth in merger agreement, no termination fees will be payable by either company . After review of antitrust agency feedback, both cos decided it is not in best interest of stakeholders to continue pursuing merger . Announces Termination Of Proposed Combination With Kla Tencor .Lam research corp says in accordance with terms set forth in merger agreement, no termination fees will be payable by either company.  Full Article

BRIEF-KLA-Tencor Says German Federal Cartel Office Provided Antitrust Clearance For Proposed Merger With Orbotech

* KLA-TENCOR - ON MAY 9, 2018, GERMAN FEDERAL CARTEL OFFICE PROVIDED ANTITRUST CLEARANCE FOR PROPOSED MERGER WITH ORBOTECH - SEC FILING Source text: (https://bit.ly/2KRZtwK) Further company coverage: