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Best Relative Performance in the Semiconductor Equipment Industry Detected in Shares of Mks Instruments (MKSI , ENTG , AMAT , LRCX , BRKS )

By Shiri Gupta

Here are the top 5 stocks in the Semiconductor Equipment industry ranked by performance. We compiled the trading activity from yesterday and then analyzed the industry looking for stocks that were outperforming. This is what we found:

Mks Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI ) ranks first with a gain of 2.50%; Entegris Inc (NASDAQ:ENTG ) ranks second with a gain of 1.97%; and Applied Material (NASDAQ:AMAT ) ranks third with a gain of 1.94%.

Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX ) follows with a gain of 1.75% and Brooks Automatio (NASDAQ:BRKS ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 1.57%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Brooks Automatio on May 8th, 2018 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $28.50. Since that recommendation, shares of Brooks Automatio have risen 12.0%. We continue to monitor Brooks Automatio for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: relative performance mks instruments entegris inc applied material lam research brooks automatio

Ticker(s): MKSI ENTG AMAT LRCX BRKS