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GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
Scott Black 2014-03-31 Add 9.49%0.12%$48.58 - $56.59 $ 52.25-2%242397
Joel Greenblatt 2013-12-31 Sold Out 0.07%$49.75 - $54.94 $ 52.25-1%0
Lee Ainslie 2013-09-30 Sold Out 0.98%$44.72 - $51.99 $ 52.257%0
Scott Black 2013-09-30 Add 189.4%0.85%$44.72 - $51.99 $ 52.257%229670
Joel Greenblatt 2013-09-30 New Buy0.07%$44.72 - $51.99 $ 52.257%39741
Lee Ainslie 2013-06-30 Reduce -57.05%1.14%$40.42 - $48.53 $ 52.2516%1637817
Scott Black 2013-06-30 New Buy0.42%$40.42 - $48.53 $ 52.2516%79361
Ray Dalio 2013-06-30 Add 109.17%0.03%$40.42 - $48.53 $ 52.2516%154415
Lee Ainslie 2013-03-31 New Buy2%$36.13 - $43.12 $ 52.2527%3813691
Ray Dalio 2013-03-31 Add 57.39%0.01%$36.13 - $43.12 $ 52.2527%73823
Charles Brandes 2013-03-31 New Buy$36.13 - $43.12 $ 52.2527%5355
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Ratios

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industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 26.40
LRCX's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
53% of the 578 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 24.40 vs. LRCX: 26.40 )
LRCX' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 6.22   Max: 359.1
Current: 26.4

6.22
359.1
P/B 1.82
LRCX's P/B is ranked higher than
55% of the 982 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. LRCX: 1.82 )
LRCX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.12   Max: 6.79
Current: 1.82

1.12
6.79
P/S 2.25
LRCX's P/S is ranked lower than
59% of the 1026 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. LRCX: 2.25 )
LRCX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.01   Max: 6.13
Current: 2.25

1.01
6.13
PFCF 28.09
LRCX's PFCF is ranked lower than
60% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 20.20 vs. LRCX: 28.09 )
LRCX' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 5.98   Max: 71.02
Current: 28.09

5.98
71.02
EV-to-EBIT 20.17
LRCX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
58% of the 706 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 20.57 vs. LRCX: 20.17 )
LRCX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 3.9   Max: 1047.4
Current: 20.17

3.9
1047.4
Shiller P/E 27.54
LRCX's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
60% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 28.02 vs. LRCX: 27.54 )
LRCX' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 7.39   Max: 199.69
Current: 27.54

7.39
199.69

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Net Current Asset Value 13.13
LRCX's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
67% of the 467 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.80 vs. LRCX: 13.13 )
LRCX' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 3.58   Max: 619.8
Current: 13.13

3.58
619.8
Price/Tangible Book 3.83
LRCX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
70% of the 954 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.00 vs. LRCX: 3.83 )
LRCX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.77   Max: 9.71
Current: 3.83

0.77
9.71
Price/DCF (Projected) 1.01
LRCX's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
82% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.50 vs. LRCX: 1.01 )
LRCX' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.4   Max: 23.47
Current: 1.01

0.4
23.47
Price/Median PS Value 0.89
LRCX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
79% of the 938 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. LRCX: 0.89 )
LRCX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.17   Max: 2.27
Current: 0.89

0.17
2.27
Price/Graham Number 2.06
LRCX's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
59% of the 571 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.60 vs. LRCX: 2.06 )
LRCX' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.56   Max: 8.39
Current: 2.06

0.56
8.39
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 5.00
LRCX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
61% of the 750 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 4.80 vs. LRCX: 5.00 )
LRCX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 25.8
Current: 5

0.1
25.8
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 4.64
LRCX's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
83% of the 574 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. LRCX: 4.64 )
LRCX' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 1.2   Max: 135.4
Current: 4.64

1.2
135.4

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
Compare:ASML, AMAT, TOELY, KLAC, IMI » details
Traded in other countries:LAR.Germany
Lam Research Corporation was incorporated in 1980 in Delaware. The Company is a supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry. The Company designs, manufactures, markets, refurbishes, and services semiconductor processing equipment used in the fabrication of integrated circuits. Its products are designed to help its customers build the smaller, faster, and more power-efficient devices that are used in a variety of electronic products, including cell phones, computers, storage devices, and networking equipment. The Company offers a broad portfolio of complementary products that are used in several areas of the semiconductor manufacturing process flow, including plasma etch, thin film deposition, photoresist strip, and wafer cleaning. Its products are used in front-end wafer processing, which involves the steps that create the active components of a device (transistor, capacitor) and its wiring (interconnect). The Company's marketing and sales efforts focus on building long-term relationships with its customers. These efforts are supported by a team of product marketing and sales professionals as well as equipment and process engineers that work closely with individual customers to develop solutions to its processing needs. The Company maintains ongoing support relationships with its customers and has a network of field service personnel in place throughout the United States, Europe, Japan, Korea and Asia Pacific. The Company's manufacturing operations consist mainly of assembling and testing components, sub-assemblies, and modules that are then integrated into finished systems prior to shipment to its customers. The Company's policy is to seek patents on inventions relating to new or enhanced products and processes developed as part of its ongoing research, engineering, manufacturing, and support activities. The Company currently holds a number of United States and foreign patents covering various aspects of its products and processes. The Company's customers include semiconductor manufacturers that make memory, microprocessors, and other logic integrated circuits for a wide range of consumer and industrial electronics. The Company's competitors in the single-wafer wet clean market are Dainippon Screen Manufacturing Co. Ltd. and Tokyo Electron, Ltd. In the tungsten CVD, PECVD, HDP-CVD, ECD and PVD markets, its main competitor is Applied Materials, Inc. In the PECVD market, it also competes against ASM International. Its main competitors in the surface preparation product arena are Mattson Technologies, Inc. and PSK, Inc. The Company is subject to a variety of governmental regulations related to the management of hazardous materials that it uses in its business operations.

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