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Initiating Research Reports on Semiconductor Equities -- Photronics, Veeco Instruments, Xcerra, and Xperi
[July 10, 2017]

Initiating Research Reports on Semiconductor Equities -- Photronics, Veeco Instruments, Xcerra, and Xperi

NEW YORK, July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

If you want a Stock Review on PLAB, VECO, XCRA or XPER then come over to and sign up for your free customized report today. Semiconductor Equipment and Materials companies engage in the design, manufacture, and sale of equipment that assists with the development of semiconductors. They also, many times, engage in the development of semiconductors, themselves. Pre-market today, shifts focus on Photronics Inc. (NASDAQ: PLAB), Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ: VECO), Xcerra Corp. (NASDAQ: XCRA), and Xperi Corp. (NASDAQ: XPER). This morning's free research reports on the aforesaid equities are available upon registration on at:


Last Friday, shares in Brookfield, Connecticut-based Photronics Inc. ended the session 1.05% higher at $9.60. The stock recorded a trading volume of 158,237 shares. The Company's shares are trading 7.82% below their 50-day moving average. Moreover, shares of Photronics, which together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells photomasks in Taiwan, Korea, the US, Europe, and internationally, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 41.45. Visit us today and access our complete research report on PLAB at:

Veeco Instruments 

Plainview, New York headquartered Veeco Instruments Inc.'s stock gained 2.16%, to close the day at $28.40 with a total trading volume of 293,235 shares. The Company's shares are trading 3.34% above their 200-day moving average. Shares of the Company, which together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and supports thin film process equipment to make light emitting diodes, micro-electromechanical systems, power electronics, wireless devices, hard disk drives, and semiconductor devices worldwide, have an RSI of 43.57.

On June 13th, 2017, research firm JP Morgan upgraded the Company's stock rating from 'Neutral' to 'Overweight'. The complimentary report on VECO can be downloaded at:


Shares in Norwood, Massachusetts headquartered Xcerra Corp. recorded a trading volume of 327,802 shares at the close of the last trading session. The stock ended the day 0.82% higher at $9.83. The Company's shares have advanced 10.70% over the previous three months and 28.66% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.37% and 21.92%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Xcerra, which provides test and handling capital equipment, interface products, and test fixtures and related services to the semiconductor and electronics manufacturing industries worldwide, have an RSI of 50.0.  

On June 27th, 2017, Xcerra and Spirox Corp. announced that they have reinstated the distribution agreement assigning the latter the exclusive rights for field sales, application engineering, and customer service support operations in Taiwan, Hong Kong, and mainland China. The duo will jointly develop a communication plan for interacting with customers, and will work collaboratively so that the combined effort maximizes the growth opportunity for Xcerra's semiconductor test products in the region. Register for free on and access the latest research report on XCRA at:


Xperi Corp.'s shares finished Friday's session 2.76% higher at $33.45. A total volume of 536,022 shares was traded, which was higher than their three months average volume of 448,250 shares. The stock has advanced 2.76% in the last one month and 1.36% in the previous three months. The Company's shares are trading above their 50-day moving average by 5.14%. Furthermore, shares of Xperi, which licenses its technologies and intellectual property to customers for use in areas such as mobile computing and communications, memory and data storage, and 3-D Integrated Circuit technologies, have an RSI of 61.68.  

On July 05th, 2017, Tessera Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Xperi, and certain of its subsidiaries confirmed a complete victory on the '946 Patent against Broadcom Corporation and certain of its customers in the US International Trade Commission. Administrative Law Judge, Sandra Dee Lord, issued a notice of initial determination on June 30th, 2017, and Tessera's counsel has received the full ID as well as confirmed the broad scope of its victory. Get free access to your research report on XPER at:


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