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Veeco Instrument is Among the Companies in the Semiconductor Equipment Industry With the Lowest PEG Ratio (VECO, UCTT, AMAT, MKSI, RTEC)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Semiconductor Equipment industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Veeco Instrument ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.00. Ultra Clean Hold is next with a a PEG ratio of 0.00. Applied Material ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.01.

Mks Instruments follows with a a PEG ratio of 0.01, and Rudolph Technol rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 0.01.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Mks Instruments on April 30th, 2019 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $92.01. Since that call, shares of Mks Instruments have fallen 19.7%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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