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Estimated Market Cap
7,522,512,439 as of Mar 7, 2008

Outstanding Shares
180,050,561 as of Jan 16, 2008

Number of Share Holders of Record
758 as of Aug 20, 2007

KLA-Tencor Corp.
160 Rio Robles
San Jose, CA 95134
Phone: (408) 875-3000

Formerly KLA Instruments Corp. until 4-97

Transfer Agent:
New York Drop-Securities Transfer & Reporting Services, Inc.
Williams St. Galleria
New York City

Computershare Investor Services LLC,
P.O. Box 43010
(150 Royall St. (Mail Stop 45-02-80))
Canton, MA 02021)
Providence, RI 02940-3010

Primary SIC — Industry Classification
3827 - Optical instruments and lenses

State Of Incorporation - DE

KLA-Tencor Corporation provides process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor manufacturing and related microelectronics industries worldwide. The company engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of equipment consisting of patterned and unpatterned wafer inspection, optical overlay metrology, electron beam review, reticle and photomask inspection, and film and surface measurement tools, as well as yield analysis and defect classification software to provide fab-wide yield management solutions. These solutions are optimized for manufacturing process cells used in integrated circuits (IC) production, including lithography, deposition, etch, and chemical mechanical planarization. Its offerings include defect inspection, metrology, product related services, and software. Defect Inspection tools are used to detect, count, classify, and characterize yield failures caused by particles, pattern defects, surface anomalies, and electrical issues during various stages of the IC manufacturing process. The company offers metrology and process window optimization products, which provide IC manufacturers the ability to maintain control of their processes. KLA-Tencor Corporation delivers yield management services spanning various technology nodes. Its software offers productivity and analysis solutions that translate inspection and metrology data into consolidated information that can reveal process problems and help semiconductor manufacturers develop long-term yield improvement strategies. The company's software solutions include yield management and analysis solutions and computational lithography solutions. In addition, it serves the wafer manufacturing, data storage, and other industries. KLA-Tencor Corporation markets its products primarily in the United States, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, Europe and Israel, and the Asia-Pacific region. The company was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

KLA-Tencor Corp.'s Corporate Governance Quotient (CGQ®) as of 6-Mar-08 is better than 52.2% of S&P 500 companies and 93% of Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment companies.

Sector: Technology
Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
Full Time Employees: 6,000

Insider transactions:

Editorial update
12 MAR 2008 - KLA Tencor is nearing multi-year lows. We are starting to approach an oversold situation. KLA may see an upward move before long based on past performance over the last five years.

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KLAC News: Current Report Filing (8-k) 12/05/2016 04:27:38 PM
KLAC News: Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4) 11/22/2016 05:41:48 PM
KLAC News: KLA-Tencor Announces Upcoming Investor Presentation 11/16/2016 05:16:00 PM
KLAC News: Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4) 11/14/2016 05:39:52 PM
KLAC News: Statement of Changes in Beneficial Ownership (4) 11/14/2016 05:22:22 PM
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#12   Technical alerts: Expansion Breakout, Gilligan's Island Sell Setup, magness 10/22/15 03:35:06 PM
#11   KLAC X Div info eastunder 11/20/14 05:35:26 PM
#10   Wowza - special cash dividend of $16.50 per gixxer11 10/23/14 04:34:44 PM
#9   KLAC reported 4th quarter 2014 earnings of $0.8 fcy 08/14/14 06:07:53 PM
#8   Kla-Tencor has the Highest Operating Margin in the abc1938 06/01/12 08:37:29 AM
#7   KLA-Tencor prices $750 million offering of senior notes buhg1b 05/02/08 09:19:32 AM
#6   KLA-Tencor assigned 'BBB' corporate credit rating with stable buhg1b 04/29/08 11:43:16 AM
#5   Sector Snap: Chip makers waver after weak AMD results buhg1b 04/20/08 03:47:56 PM
#4   Tuesday, April 8, 2008 - 10:10 AM PDT buhg1b 04/09/08 02:29:43 PM
#3   KLA-Tencor Shares Rise After Upgrade buhg1b 03/27/08 07:21:42 PM
#2   KLA-Tencor Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer buhg1b 03/21/08 05:44:36 PM
#1   KLA Tencor affirms forecast for bookings decline buhg1b 03/11/08 10:24:37 AM