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Relatively High Dividend Yield Detected in Shares of Brooks Automation in the Semiconductor Equipment Industry (BRKS, KLAC, TSRA, AMAT, MKSI)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Semiconductor Equipment industry with the highest dividend yields. Dividends can enhance returns for investors seeking income in addition to capital gains.

Brooks Automation ranks highest with a a dividend yield of 3.5%. Following is Kla-Tencor with a a dividend yield of 3.1%. Tessera Technologies ranks third highest with a a dividend yield of 2.4%.

Applied Materials follows with a a dividend yield of 2.1%, and MKS Instruments rounds out the top five with a a dividend yield of 1.8%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of MKS Instruments on March 18th, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $35.95. Since that recommendation, shares of MKS Instruments have risen 35.2%. We continue to monitor MKS Instruments for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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