SAN JOSE -- KLA-Tencor Corp. today reported a 13% sequential decline in revenues to $462 million in the company's fiscal fourth quarter, ended June 30, compared to $529 million in the prior quarter. The metrology supplier posted a net income of $56 million in the quarter vs. $91 million in the prior three-month period.
For the entire fiscal 2001 year, KLA-Tencor's revenues were a record $2.1 billion, a 40% increase over $1.5 billion in the prior year. The company's net income reached a record $363 million vs. $254 million in the fiscal 2000 year.
Despite the current industry downturn, KLA-Tencor said it retained approximately six months of shipment backlog, based on current shipment levels. Geographically, bookings for the just-ended quarter were strongest in Japan and Europe, which grew sequentially, the company said.