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Relatively Good Performance Detected in Shares of Adv Energy Inds in the Semiconductor Equipment Industry (AEIS , BRKS , XCRA , ENTG , FORM )

By David Diaz

We looked at the Semiconductor Equipment industry and measured relative performance to find the top stocks. Relative outperformance is a bullish sign of underlying fundamental and technical strength. We look at yesterday's price action of all companies in this peer group.

Adv Energy Inds (NASDAQ:AEIS ) ranks first with a gain of 1.50%; Brooks Automatio (NASDAQ:BRKS ) ranks second with a gain of 1.33%; and Xcerra Corp (NASDAQ:XCRA ) ranks third with a gain of 1.25%.

Entegris Inc (NASDAQ:ENTG ) follows trading unchanged and Formfactor Inc (NASDAQ:FORM ) rounds out the top five trading unchanged.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Xcerra Corp on November 14th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $6.39. Since that recommendation, shares of Xcerra Corp have risen 90.9%. We continue to monitor Xcerra Corp for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: relative performance adv energy inds brooks automatio xcerra corp entegris inc formfactor inc

Ticker(s): AEIS BRKS XCRA ENTG FORM