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Shares of Lam Research Rank the Highest in Terms of Level of Cash in the Semiconductor Equipment Industry (LRCX, AMAT, KLAC, TER, AMKR)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Semiconductor Equipment industry with the highest cash equivalents (CE). Analysts use CE as a measure to compare the cash cushion of companies in the same industry.

Lam Research ranks highest with a CE of $7,000. Following is Applied Materials with a CE of $5,000. Kla-Tencor ranks third highest with a CE of $2,000.

Teradyne follows with a CE of $2,000, and Amkor Technology rounds out the top five with a CE of $550.

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