KLA-Tencor (KLAC) Reaches $106.56 Formed H&S; Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) Had 2 Analysts Last Week

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KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) formed H&S with $98.04 target or 8.00% below today’s $106.56 share price. KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) has $16.58B valuation. The stock decreased 3.40% or $3.75 during the last trading session, reaching $106.56. About 2.38 million shares traded or 72.10% up from the average. KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) has risen 9.03% since June 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.54% the S&P500. Some Historical KLAC News: 19/03/2018 – ORBOTECH LTD – TRANSACTION APPROVED BY BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF KLA-TENCOR, ORBOTECH; 19/03/2018 – KLA-TENCOR REPORTS PACT TO BUY ORBOTECH; 19/03/2018 – KLA-TENCOR: TOTAL CONSIDERATION OF ABOUT $69.02/SHR; 19/03/2018 – KLA-Tencor to Buy Orbotech for $69.02/Share; 19/03/2018 – RPT-ORBOTECH LTD – KLA-TENCOR’S SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM TARGETED TO BE COMPLETED WITHIN 12 TO 18 MONTHS POST CLOSE OF TRANSACTION; 19/03/2018 – KLA-TENCOR: PACT TO BUY ORBOTECH; 19/03/2018 – RPT-KLA-TENCOR ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE ORBOTECH LTD; 19/03/2018 – KLA-TENCOR TO BUY ORBOTECH, EQUITY VALUE OF ABOUT $3.4B; 14/03/2018 – Australian Gov: US Patent Issued to KLA-Tencor on March 13 for “Plasma based light source having a target material coated on a; 19/03/2018 – KLA-TENCOR TO BUY ORBOTECH FOR ABOUT $69.02/SHR

Among 18 analysts covering Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON:HL), 2 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 11% are positive. Hargreaves Lansdown PLC had 167 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Shore Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, October 14 report. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Wednesday, December 9 by Bernstein. Liberum Capital maintained the shares of HL in report on Tuesday, September 27 with “Sell” rating. Barclays Capital maintained Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) rating on Wednesday, May 11. Barclays Capital has “Overweight” rating and GBX 1440 target. The stock of Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) earned “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Wednesday, May 25. As per Tuesday, October 3, the company rating was maintained by Numis Securities. Citigroup maintained Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) on Thursday, September 1 with “Sell” rating. BNP Paribas maintained the shares of HL in report on Monday, November 21 with “Underperform” rating. Peel Hunt maintained Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) on Monday, December 7 with “Hold” rating. The rating was downgraded by Numis Securities to “Hold” on Friday, September 2. See Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) latest ratings:

24/05/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold New Target: GBX 1900.00 Initiates Starts
16/05/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Neutral Old Target: GBX 1700.00 New Target: GBX 1690.00 Maintain
16/05/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 2100.00 Maintain
15/05/2018 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 1655.00 New Target: GBX 1861.00 Reiteration
15/05/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 1600.00 New Target: GBX 1760.00 Maintain
15/05/2018 Broker: Shore Capital Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 1675.00 Maintain
26/04/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 1600.00 New Target: GBX 1600.00 Downgrade
06/03/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Sell Old Target: GBX 1170.00 New Target: GBX 1170.00 Maintain
26/02/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Add Old Target: GBX 1600.00 New Target: GBX 1600.00 Maintain
22/02/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Equal Weight Old Target: GBX 1295.00 New Target: GBX 1755.00 Maintain

Since January 2, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 10 insider sales for $3.04 million activity. $273,125 worth of KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) was sold by Higashi Emiko on Thursday, January 18. 2,975 shares were sold by Khan Ahmad A., worth $296,637. Another trade for 13,299 shares valued at $1.46M was sold by WALLACE RICHARD P. Shares for $5,235 were sold by Trafas Brian M. on Tuesday, January 30. 854 KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) shares with value of $96,434 were sold by Higgins Bren D.. $462,977 worth of KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) was sold by Bell Bobby R.

Analysts await KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) to report earnings on July, 26. They expect $2.14 EPS, up 30.49% or $0.50 from last year’s $1.64 per share. KLAC’s profit will be $332.99 million for 12.45 P/E if the $2.14 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.02 actual EPS reported by KLA-Tencor Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.94% EPS growth.

Among 21 analysts covering KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. KLA-Tencor Corporation has $152 highest and $51 lowest target. $122.71’s average target is 15.16% above currents $106.56 stock price. KLA-Tencor Corporation had 70 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup downgraded the shares of KLAC in report on Tuesday, July 28 to “Sell” rating. As per Thursday, October 22, the company rating was downgraded by UBS. Needham upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, October 7 report. On Friday, April 27 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Overweight”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, July 7. The rating was upgraded by Nomura to “Buy” on Tuesday, September 22. Deutsche Bank maintained KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) on Tuesday, June 5 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Friday, July 31 with “Market Perform”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, November 16 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Tuesday, June 13 by UBS.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.16 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.33, from 1.49 in 2017Q4. It fall, as 42 investors sold KLA-Tencor Corporation shares while 170 reduced holdings. 81 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. 137.77 million shares or 0.25% less from 138.11 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Systematic Financial Mgmt Ltd Partnership stated it has 0.13% in KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC). Veritable Ltd Partnership holds 0.02% in KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) or 7,836 shares. 29,230 are held by Utah Retirement. Cibc has invested 0.01% in KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC). Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Limited Liability Corp holds 0.03% of its portfolio in KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC) for 23,959 shares. Westwood Hldg holds 0.08% or 90,436 shares in its portfolio. Fort Washington Advsrs Oh reported 30,754 shares. Hillsdale Mgmt Inc stated it has 0.07% in KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC). Kornitzer Capital Mgmt Inc Ks holds 23,620 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Gulf Bank (Uk) invested 0.07% of its portfolio in KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC). Mitchell Mcleod Pugh & Williams Incorporated owns 2,380 shares for 0.19% of their portfolio. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System invested 0.06% in KLA-Tencor Corporation (NASDAQ:KLAC). 407 were accumulated by Point72 Asia (Hong Kong). 9,600 were reported by Louisiana State Employees Retirement. Mason Street Advisors Ltd owns 21,817 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.35 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.09, from 1.26 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 14 investors sold Hargreaves Lansdown plc shares while 46 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. 233.83 million shares or 0.30% more from 233.14 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. First Advisors Lp invested 0% of its portfolio in Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL). Citadel Advisors Ltd Llc has invested 0% in Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL). Old Mutual Invsts (Uk) Ltd owns 3.35 million shares or 0.1% of their US portfolio. Pnc Financial Serv Grp Incorporated accumulated 12,905 shares. Glob X Mgmt Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.31% in Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL). Raymond James Financial Advisors accumulated 102,937 shares. Qs Invsts Ltd Liability Com holds 0.02% or 442,606 shares in its portfolio. Suntrust Banks owns 540,800 shares. Vanguard Gru holds 0.01% or 34.41 million shares in its portfolio. Perritt Cap Inc has 0.02% invested in Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) for 20,000 shares. Corecommodity Management Lc invested in 242,062 shares. Two Sigma Ltd Com holds 0% in Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) or 141,100 shares. Manufacturers Life The accumulated 288,449 shares. Kbc Nv owns 0% invested in Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) for 68,513 shares. Thrivent Fin For Lutherans reported 117,228 shares.

Another recent and important Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) news was published by Finance.Yahoo.com which published an article titled: “What To Know Before Buying Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL.) For Its Dividend” on June 02, 2018.

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