As per KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC)’s news release on 2016-05-06, its shareholders will get cash dividend of $0.52 per share. The recent press release updated on the record date and payout date, which stands at 2016-05-16 and 2016-06-01, respectively.
The stock of KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) will commence trading ex-dividend from 2016-05-12, until which the shareholders are compelled to keep the holdings so as to qualify for the dividend. Evaluating the dividend distribution mode, it was noted that last year KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) disbursed $2.08 in dividend compared to distribution of $18.5, a year ago. It highlights a sharp difference in cash payouts of the two years. This shows a major deviation of -88.7568%.
The past track record of five years substantiates that the average payout of KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) stands at $5.076, implying 15.7744% growth. The company recorded earnings of $0.99 a share in the preceding fiscal.
The interim price target for KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) is set at $67.6. This level is the mean price reached by averaging the stock views of 5 analysts. All these are top brokerages of Wall Street and trail the company’s performance regularly. The best price estimate is seen at $72 and the lowest level is established at 59. This broad range highlights a standard deviation of $5.594 in reported estimates.
AlphaOne has allotted A sentiment score of 0 to KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) while impact score assigned is 0 as on as on 2016-06-30.
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