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10 Tech Stocks With High Free Cash Flow Yields

7. Nanometrics (NANO - Get Report) is a supplier of advanced process control metrology systems used in the manufacture of semiconductors, solar photovoltaics (PV), high-brightness LEDs, advanced wafer scale packaging, and in the silicon wafer and data storage industries.

As on April 2, 2011, the company had $80.2 million in cash and cash equivalents, up 20.6% sequentially, and $153.8 million in working capital. Moreover, free cash flow stood at $25 million, while FCF yield was 8.7%.

For first quarter 2011, the company reported record revenue of $62.1 million, growing 35% sequentially and 67% year-over-year. Gross margin increased 130 basis points to 56.6%, while operating margin expanded 1,150 basis points to 27.5%, resulting in net income advancing 77.4% to $10.5 million, or 45 cents per share, from $5.9 million, or 26 cents per share.

Of the five analysts covering the stock, 60% recommend a buy and the remaining rate a hold. There are no sell ratings on the stock. On average, analysts estimate 27.1% upside to $21.67 in value from current levels. The stock has gained 63.2% during the last one year and is trading at a PE as low as 5.3
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GSIT $3.97 -2.46%
IACI $46.34 0.30%
LSCC $5.57 1.09%
NANO $17.86 1.19%


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