Lam Research Corporation Company Profile (NASDAQ:LRCX)

About Lam Research Corporation

Lam Research Corporation logoLam Research Corporation is a supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry. The Company designs, manufactures, markets, refurbishes and services semiconductor processing systems that are used in the fabrication of integrated circuits (ICs). It operates through manufacturing and servicing of wafer processing semiconductor manufacturing equipment segment. Its products are designed to enable its customers build a range of devices that are used in a range of electronic products, including cell phones, tablets, computers, storage devices, and networking equipment. Its customer base includes semiconductor memory, foundry, and integrated device manufacturers (IDMs) that make products, such as dynamic random-access memory (DRAM), negative-AND (NAND) memory and logic devices. It offers a portfolio of products that are used in several areas of the semiconductor manufacturing process flow, including thin film deposition, plasma etch and single-wafer clean.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: LRCX
  • CUSIP: 51280710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $110.54
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $106.29
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $97.22
  • 52-Week Range: $63.10 - $111.10
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.66
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.73
  • P/E Growth: 1.14
  • Market Cap: $17.76B
  • Outstanding Shares: 162,829,000
  • Beta: 1.49
  • Net Margins: 15.02%
  • Return on Equity: 18.43%
  • Return on Assets: 9.94%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.53%
  • Current Ratio: 3.86%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.49%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 16 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.89)
Consensus Price Target: $110.63 (1.35% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/13/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$110.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details
1/13/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$110.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details
12/19/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$116.00 -> $125.00View Rating Details
11/29/2016Citigroup Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$123.00View Rating Details
11/26/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$120.00View Rating Details
11/22/2016Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$100.00 -> $105.00View Rating Details
11/21/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/21/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy$115.00View Rating Details
11/21/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$110.00 -> $116.00View Rating Details
10/20/2016NomuraBoost Price TargetNeutral$85.00 -> $95.00View Rating Details
10/17/2016Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$115.00 -> $120.00View Rating Details
10/8/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight$105.00View Rating Details
10/6/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuy$100.00View Rating Details
10/6/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/15/2016DA DavidsonReiterated RatingBuy$110.00View Rating Details
8/13/2016SusquehannaReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
8/11/2016Pacific CrestSet Price TargetBuy$101.00View Rating Details
7/18/2016BlueFin ResearchUpgradePositiveView Rating Details
10/6/2015Piper Jaffray CompaniesReiterated RatingBuy$94.00View Rating Details
7/17/2015Summit ResearchReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/14/2015KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$103.00 -> $100.00View Rating Details
1/29/2015Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$83.00 -> $93.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 1/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/19/2016Q1$1.78$1.81$1.63 billion$1.63 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q4$1.64$1.80$1.53 billion$1.55 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2016Q3$1.10$1.18$1.31 billion$1.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q2$1.43$1.57$1.41 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q1$1.71$1.82$1.60 billion$1.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q4$1.47$1.50$1.46 million$1.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q315$1.30$1.40$1.39 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q215$1.13$1.19$1.23 billion$1.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q115$0.93$0.96$1.15 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q414$1.23$1.25$1.24 billion$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2014Q314$1.16$1.26$1.22 billion$1.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q214$1.03$1.10$1.10 billion$1.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2013Q114$0.71$0.81$1.01 billion$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q4 2013$0.71$0.80$981.93 million$986.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2013Q3 2013$0.36$0.44$837.66 million$844.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2013Q2 2013$0.44$0.45$852.36 million$860.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2012$0.41$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.64$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2012$0.45$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2012$0.30$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/19/2011$0.65$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$1.09$1.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/20/2011$1.36$1.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$1.57$1.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.18 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $7.95 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20165$1.08$1.40$1.20
Q2 20163$1.40$1.55$1.45
Q3 20162$1.65$1.78$1.72
Q4 20163$1.63$1.94$1.73
Q1 20173$1.70$1.79$1.75
Q2 20172$2.18$2.20$2.19
Q3 20172$1.80$2.00$1.90
Q4 20172$1.80$1.85$1.83
Q1 20182$1.90$1.97$1.94
Q2 20182$1.80$2.11$1.96
Q3 20182$1.94$2.00$1.97
Q4 20182$2.11$2.30$2.21
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX)
Annual Dividend:$1.80
Dividend Yield:1.65%
Payout Ratio:35.79% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
22.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
22.64% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.46%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/12/2017Martin B. AnsticeInsiderSell16,000$107.73$1,723,680.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2016Timothy ArcherCOOSell5,000$107.42$537,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Mansy Youssef A. ElDirectorSell2,333$106.56$248,604.48View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Martin B. AnsticeInsiderSell16,000$100.54$1,608,640.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2016Christine HeckartDirectorSell2,000$107.29$214,580.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2016Douglas R. BettingerCFOSell9,956$106.88$1,064,097.28View SEC Filing  
10/6/2016Richard A. GottschoInsiderSell47,540$98.85$4,699,329.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015Martin B AnsticeCEOSell7,948$73.90$587,357.20View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Sarah A O'dowdSVPSell5,000$70.59$352,950.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Douglas R BettingerCFOSell10,043$82.23$825,835.89View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Sarah A O'dowdSVPSell5,000$79.51$397,550.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2015Timothy ArcherCOOSell15,000$80.00$1,200,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014Christine HeckartDirectorSell1,436$79.00$113,444.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Christine HeckartDirectorSell1,819$77.74$141,409.06View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Timothy ArcherCOOSell19,909$61.00$1,214,449.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Stephen G NewberryDirectorSell25,000$60.00$1,500,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Richard GottschoEVPSell18,000$59.50$1,071,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2014Douglas BettingerCFOSell7,360$58.90$433,504.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2014Martin AnsticeCEOSell13,350$57.90$772,965.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2014Timothy ArcherCOOSell40,470$56.64$2,292,220.80View SEC Filing  
3/25/2014Douglas BettingerCFOSell1,756$56.90$99,916.40View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014Timothy ArcherCOOSell9,900$56.66$560,934.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Douglas BettingerCFOSell3,882$56.90$220,885.80View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Timothy ArcherCOOSell84,375$54.83$4,626,281.25View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Krishna SaraswatDirectorSell2,000$55.07$110,140.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Stephen NewberryChairmanSell50,000$55.00$2,750,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Douglas R BettingerCFOSell6,999$54.94$384,525.06View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Martin B AnsticeCEOSell9,442$54.94$518,743.48View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Stephen G NewberryChairmanSell48,700$55.00$2,678,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Timothy ArcherCOOSell73,125$55.12$4,030,650.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Sarah A O'dowdSVPSell6,000$54.36$326,160.00View SEC Filing  
10/18/2013Stephen G NewberryChairmanSell24,178$54.00$1,305,612.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Douglas BettingerCFOSell7,372$52.90$389,978.80View SEC Filing  
9/25/2013Stephen NewberryChairmanSell25,000$52.00$1,300,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2013Sarah O'dowdSVPSell5,000$51.52$257,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Krishna SaraswatDirectorSell1,000$49.69$49,690.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Stephen G NewberryChairmanSell25,000$50.00$1,250,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Sarah O'dowdSVPSell5,000$47.76$238,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Sarah O'dowdSVPSell5,410$48.73$263,629.30View SEC Filing  
7/12/2013Timothy ArcherCOOSell155,000$50.02$7,753,100.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Martin B AnsticeCEOSell29,120$50.02$1,456,582.40View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Richard A GottschoEVPSell6,316$49.90$315,168.40View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Timothy ArcherCOOSell18,000$47.51$855,180.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Last Updated on 1/18/2017 by Staff