KLA Second Quarter 2023 Earnings: Beats Expectations
KLA (NASDAQ:KLAC) Second Quarter 2023 Results
Key Financial Results
Revenue: US$2.98b (up 27% from 2Q 2022).
Net income: US$978.8m (up 36% from 2Q 2022).
Profit margin: 33% (up from 31% in 2Q 2022). The increase in margin was driven by higher revenue.
EPS: US$6.93 (up from US$4.74 in 2Q 2022).
All figures shown in the chart above are for the trailing 12 month (TTM) period
KLA Revenues and Earnings Beat Expectations
Revenue exceeded analyst estimates by 5.5%. Earnings per share (EPS) also surpassed analyst estimates by 3.6%.
Looking ahead, revenue is forecast to grow 2.0% p.a. on average during the next 3 years, compared to a 7.9% growth forecast for the Semiconductor industry in the US.
Performance of the American Semiconductor industry.
The company's shares are down 3.5% from a week ago.
You should learn about the 2 warning signs we've spotted with KLA.
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