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KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

- provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company’s businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company’s key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

  • Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.
  • Corporate strategy – Analyst’s summarization of the company’s business strategy.
  • SWOT Analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
  • Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company.
  • Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
  • Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company.
  • Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company.
  • Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.
  • Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
  • Important locations and subsidiaries – A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
  • Detailed financial ratios for the past five years – The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
  • Interim ratios for the last five interim periods – The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.
Highlights

KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLA-Tencor) designs, manufactures and supplies yield management and process control solutions. The company collaborates with customers globally to develop inspection and metrology technologies. It supplies solutions to light emitting diode (LED), power devices, compound semiconductor, and data storage manufacturing industries. The company supplies its products and services to wafer, IC, disk, data storage media/head, solar, high brightness LED, compound semiconductor, MEMS and reticle manufacturers across the world. The company primarily serves semiconductor and related nano-electronics industries. It has operations in Singapore, China, Israel, Japan, Belgium, Germany and the US among other countries. KLA-Tencor is headquartered in Milpitas, California, the US.

KLA-Tencor Corporation Key Recent Developments

Oct 27,2017: KLA-Tencor reports fiscal 2018 first quarter results
Jul 27,2017: KLA-Tencor Q2 net income decreases
Jul 27,2017: KLA-Tencor reports fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and full year results
Apr 27,2017: KLA-Tencor Q3 net income increases

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Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company


Section 1 - About the Company 5
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Key Facts 5
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Key Employees 6
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 7
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Major Products and Services 8
KLA-Tencor Corporation - History 9
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Company Statement 12
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Section 2 – Company Analysis 17
Company Overview 17
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Business Description 17
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Corporate Strategy 19
KLA-Tencor Corporation - SWOT Analysis 20
SWOT Analysis - Overview 20
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Strengths 20
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Weaknesses 21
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Opportunities 22
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Threats 23
KLA-Tencor Corporation - Key Competitors 24
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 26
Performance Chart 29
Financial Performance 29
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 30
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 31
Section 4 – Company’s Recent Developments 32
Oct 27, 2017: KLA-Tencor reports fiscal 2018 first quarter results 32
Jul 27, 2017: KLA-Tencor Q2 net income decreases 33
Jul 27, 2017: KLA-Tencor reports fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and full year results 34
Apr 27, 2017: KLA-Tencor Q3 net income increases 35
Section 5 – Appendix 36
Methodology 36
Ratio Definitions 36
About GlobalData 40
Contact Us 40
Disclaimer 40
List of Tables
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Key Facts 5
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Key Employees 6
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 7
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Major Products and Services 8
KLA-Tencor Corporation, History 9
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Other Locations 14
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Subsidiaries 15
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Key Competitors 24
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 25
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Annual Ratios 26
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...1) 27
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Annual Ratios (Cont...2) 28
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Interim Ratios 30
Currency Codes 36
Capital Market Ratios 36
Equity Ratios 37
Profitability Ratios 37
Cost Ratios 38
Liquidity Ratios 38
Leverage Ratios 39
Efficiency Ratios 39
List of Figures
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Performance Chart (2013 - 2017) 29
KLA-Tencor Corporation, Ratio Charts 31

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