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Lam Research, Applied Materials stocks fall after Evercore cuts price targets

Emily Bary

Lam Research Corp. (lrcx) shares are down 0.8% in premarket trading, while Applied Materials Inc. (amat) shares are down 0.5%, after Evercore ISI analyst C.J. Muse lowered his price targets for both stocks. KLA-Tencor shares are off 0.2% premarket. Lam Research shares are up 9.4% over the past 12 months, while Applied Materials shares have gained 0.4% and the S&P 500 (spx) has climbed 14%.