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Veeco Instruments is Among the Companies in the Semiconductor Equipment Industry With the Lowest PEG Ratio (VECO, TSRA, FORM, PDFS, MKSI)

By Shiri Gupta

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 Instruments ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.38. Following is Tessera Technologies with a a PEG ratio of 0.66. FormFactor ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.95.

PDF Solutions follows with a a PEG ratio of 0.96, and MKS Instruments rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 1.02.

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