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Top 5 Companies in the Semiconductor Equipment Industry with the Best Relative Performance (AMAT , LRCX , KLAC , BRKS , ENTG )

By Amy Schwartz

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:

Applied Material (NASDAQ:AMAT ) ranks first with a gain of 2.98%; Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX ) ranks second with a gain of 0.76%; and Kla-Tencor Corp (NASDAQ:KLAC ) ranks third with a gain of 0.71%.

Brooks Automatio (NASDAQ:BRKS ) follows with a gain of 0.56% and Entegris Inc (NASDAQ:ENTG ) rounds out the top five with a gain of 0.34%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Entegris Inc on June 11th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $37.24. Since that recommendation, shares of Entegris Inc have risen 10.7%. We continue to monitor Entegris Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

Keywords: relative performance applied material lam research kla-tencor corp brooks automatio entegris inc