Nanometrics Ends Friday Up 28.8% (NANO, INTC)
Shares of Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq: NANO) ended Friday trading up 28.8% at $17.32 per share.
The company's stock was one of many in the semiconductor sector to benefit from the earnings report that Intel Corporation (Nasdaq: INTC) released on Thursday after the market closed.
The day's trading range for shares of Nanometrics Incorporated was $13.75 to a 52-week high of $17.96 per share.
Analysts covering Nanometrics Incorporated (NANO) stock give it a consensus price target of $17.25 per share.
Trading volume for Nanometrics Incorporated was extremely heavy, with 5.7 million shares traded today, far above the daily average volume of 338,000 shares.
Nanometrics Incorporated is a leading provider of advanced, high-performance process control metrology systems used primarily in the fabrication of semiconductors, high-brightness LEDs, data storage devices and solar photovoltaics.
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