Ultratech Company Profile (NASDAQ:UTEK)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Rating(s), 1 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $23.38 (5.94% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/25/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$25.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/22/2016Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$25.00 -> $27.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/21/2016DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/4/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$17.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/13/2015Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/3/2015Imperial CapitalLower Price TargetOutperform$23.00 -> $18.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/24/2014Barrington ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$30.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/16/2014Capital Ideas ResearchInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
10/20/2016        
7/21/2016Q216$0.22$0.23$48.56 million$48.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2016Q116($0.04)$0.10$39.10 million$45.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2016Q415($0.18)($0.14)$33.75 million$28.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2015Q315($0.15)($0.05)$35.65 million$33.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2015Q215($0.01)$0.06$44.55 million$45.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2015Q115($0.17)($0.06)$38.60 million$41.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/5/2015Q414$0.01($0.06)$45.03 million$48.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2014Q314$0.00($0.23)$46.10 million$33.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/17/2014Q214($0.09)($0.14)$39.60 million$36.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2014Q114($0.23)($0.25)$33.05 million$31.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2014Q413($0.31)$0.51$28.05 million$24.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2013Q313$0.04($0.28)$42.80 million$29.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.04$0.03$44.56 million$42.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.49$0.48$65.29 million$60.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.47$0.48$62.58 million$65.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/18/2012$0.42$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/19/2012$0.39$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/19/2012$0.28$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2012$0.41$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2011$0.38$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2011$0.35$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2011$0.27$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2011$0.24$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20162$0.04$0.09$0.07
Q3 20163($0.01)$0.13$0.05
Q4 20162$0.08$0.10$0.09
Q1 20172$0.03$0.04$0.04
Q2 20172$0.10$0.12$0.11
Q3 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q4 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
7/27/2016Tammy Denice LandonSVPSell10,186$25.08$255,464.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/26/2016Carlson Capital L PMajor ShareholderSell810,000$24.52$19,861,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/26/2016Dave GhoshInsiderSell5,000$25.03$125,150.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/25/2016Carlson Capital L PMajor ShareholderSell79,312$25.33$2,008,972.96View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/2/2015Carlson Capital L PMajor ShareholderBuy87,935$15.66$1,377,062.10View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/29/2015Carlson Capital L PMajor ShareholderBuy86,537$15.68$1,356,900.16View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/18/2015Bruce R WrightCFOSell20,000$20.60$412,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/21/2014Bruce R WrightCFOSell32,918$19.02$626,100.36View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/29/2014Dennis R RaneyDirectorSell10,000$25.40$254,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/22/2014Bruce R WrightCFOSell6,000$25.51$153,060.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/19/2014Rick TimminsDirectorSell8,000$25.29$202,320.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2013Arthur W ZafiropouloCEOSell100,000$40.36$4,036,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/5/2013Nicholas KonidarisDirectorSell7,686$40.44$310,821.84View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/4/2013Dennis R RaneyDirectorSell8,000$39.83$318,640.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
DateHeadline
07/28/16 10:23 AMUltratech Inc (UTEK): Carlson Capital Locks In Some Profits -
07/25/16 03:05 PMUltratech to Present at Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference on August 11 - [Business Wire] - Ultratech, Inc. , a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs , as well as atomic layer deposition systems, today announced that it will present at the 36th Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference on Thursday, August 11, 2016 at 9:00am ET in Boston, MA.
07/25/16 12:50 PMETF’s with exposure to Ultratech, Inc. : July 25, 2016 -
07/22/16 01:56 PMULTRATECH INC Files SEC form 8-K/A, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders -
07/22/16 10:52 AMUltratech, Inc. :UTEK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : July 22, 2016 -
07/22/16 09:58 AMUltratech (UTEK) Arthur W. Zafiropoulo on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
07/21/16 03:36 PMULTRATECH INC Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Submission of Matt -
07/21/16 09:54 AMUltratech Q2 Profit Surges
07/21/16 09:54 AMUltratech Announces Second Quarter 2016 Results
07/21/16 09:54 AMUltratech Inc. Earnings Advance 9% In Q2
07/21/16 08:10 AMUltratech tops Street 2Q forecasts - [AP] - On a per-share basis, the San Jose, California-based company said it had net income of 10 cents. Earnings, adjusted for stock option expense and amortization costs, came to 23 cents per share. The results ...
07/20/16 08:00 AMUltratech Intends to Adopt 10b5-1 Plan in Conjunction With Stock Repurchase Program - [Business Wire] - Ultratech, Inc. a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs , today announced today that it intends to adopt a plan to repurchase its stock under Rule 10b5-1 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
07/19/16 05:41 PMUltratech Stockholders Overwhelmingly Elect Both Neuberger Berman Nominees - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, July 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuberger Berman LLC and certain of its affiliates ("Neuberger Berman") that manage investment funds and client accounts that collectively own approximately ...
07/14/16 10:43 AMUltratech (UTEK) Comments on Neuberger Berman Letter; Says Points Raised Were Addressed
07/13/16 07:24 PMShort Interest Declines 18% For UTEK
07/13/16 07:24 PMUltratech Responds to Neuberger Berman
07/12/16 07:18 PMNeuberger Berman Delivers Letter To Ultratech Stockholders
07/11/16 06:55 PMShares now up at $23.30 (UTEK) Egan-Jones Recommends Ultratech…
07/11/16 08:00 AMUltratech Urges Stockholders to Vote “For” All Seven of the Company’s Director Nominees on the White Proxy Card Today - [Business Wire] - Ultratech, Inc. , a leading supplier of lithography, laser­processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs , as well as atomic layer deposition systems, today announced that it has mailed a letter to Ultratech stockholders in connection with its 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders scheduled for July 19, 2016.
07/11/16 05:00 AMEgan-Jones Recommends Ultratech Stockholders Vote for Both Neuberger Berman Nominees on the GOLD Proxy Card - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, July 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Neuberger Berman LLC and certain of its affiliates ("Neuberger Berman") that manage investment funds and client accounts that collectively own approximately 7.6% of the outstanding stock of Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK) ("Ultratech" or the "Company") has nominated two independent directors for the Board of Ultratech. The Ultratech Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the "Annual Meeting") is scheduled to be held on July 19, 2016.
07/08/16 11:40 AMUltratech Inc (UTEK): Adage Capital Management Increases Stake -
07/07/16 03:05 PMUltratech to Release Second Quarter 2016 Results on July 21, 2016 - [Business Wire] - Ultratech, Inc. a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs , as well as atomic layer deposition systems, today announced that it will release its second quarter 2016 earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, July 21, 2016.
07/07/16 09:46 AMGlass Lewis Recommends Ultratech Stockholders Vote For Berman''s Candidates
07/07/16 09:46 AMUltratech Comments on Glass Lewis Report
07/07/16 09:46 AMGlass Lewis Recommends Voting For Neuberger Berman's Two Independent Director Nominees At Ultratech's Annual Meeting
07/06/16 03:30 PMUltratech Receives Expansion Order From Asian Foundry For Laser Spike Annealing System - [PR Newswire] - SAN JOSE, Calif., July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition (ALD) systems, today announced an expansion order from a foundry in Asia to add capacity for 28-nm production. The Ultratech LSA101 laser spike anneal system was chosen with the dual-beam option, which provides flexibility for annealing at low substrate temperatures. Ultratech plans to ship the LSA101 tool to the customer's foundry in Asia in the fourth quarter of 2016.
07/05/16 06:40 PMISS Recommends Voting For Change at Ultratech Annual Meeting
07/05/16 06:40 PMUltratech Says ISS Reached Wrong Conclusion On Its Director Nominees
07/05/16 06:40 PMUltratech Comments on ISS Report
07/01/16 07:04 PMUltratech : National Taiwan University Places Follow-On Order For ALD System From Ultratech Cambridge Nanotech
06/30/16 11:44 AMETF’s with exposure to Ultratech, Inc. : June 30, 2016 -
06/30/16 05:04 AMULTRATECH INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
06/29/16 06:58 PMUltratech Board of Directors Recommends Stockholders Vote "FOR" Its Highly Qualified and Experienced Director Nominees
06/29/16 03:12 PM4:12 pm Ultratech sends letter to shareholders urging them to vote for its Director nominees at the upcoming Annual Meeting of Stockholders scheduled for July 19 -
06/29/16 03:10 PMUltratech Board of Directors Recommends Stockholders Vote “FOR” Its Highly Qualified and Experienced Director Nominees - [Business Wire] - Ultratech, Inc. , a leading supplier of lithography, laser­processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high­brightness LEDs , as well as atomic layer deposition systems, today announced that it has mailed a letter to Ultratech stockholders in connection with its 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders scheduled for July 19, 2016.
06/29/16 07:30 AMNational Taiwan University Places Follow-On Order For ALD System From Ultratech Cambridge Nanotech - [PR Newswire] - SAN JOSE, Calif., June 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition (ALD) systems, today announced that National Taiwan University's (NTU) Nanoelectronic and Nanophotonic Materials Laboratory (NNML) has selected the Fiji G2 ALD system for their research activities. The NNML will serve as a focal point of collaborative research with Ultratech-CNT, as well as a demonstration site for customers interested in Ultratech-CNT's ALD systems. While NTU is currently working with several Ultratech ALD systems, Professor Miin-Jang Chen, Taiwan's leading ALD researcher and head of the NNML, said, "We are planning to use the new Fiji G2 system to deposit a range of materials that are not easily accessible using a standard ALD system.
06/28/16 06:58 PMNeuberger Berman Sends Letter To Ultratech Stockholders Outlining Urgent Need For Change
06/28/16 06:58 PMUltratech Receives Multiple System, Follow-On Order For Fan-Out Wafer-Level Packaging Applications
06/28/16 01:29 PMUltratech, Inc. :UTEK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 28, 2016 -
06/28/16 08:50 AMUltratech, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UTEK-US : June 28, 2016 -
06/23/16 03:05 PMUltratech Announces Participation in 8th Annual CEO Investor Summit 2016 - [Business Wire] - Ultratech, Inc. a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs , today announced that it will participate in the 8th Annual CEO Investor Summit 2016 to be held Wednesday July 13, 2016, in San Francisco, California.
06/23/16 09:37 AMUltratech "Sets The Record Straight" Regarding Neuberger Berman's Investor Presentation
06/22/16 12:47 PMUltratech Sets the Record Straight Regarding Neuberger Berman’s Investor Presentation - [Business Wire] - Ultratech, Inc. , a leading supplier of lithography, laser­processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high­brightness LEDs , as well as atomic layer deposition systems, today set the record straight regarding the numerous inaccuracies and misrepresentations made by Neuberger Berman in a recently filed investor presentation.
06/22/16 06:55 AMUltratech (UTEK) Receives Laser Spike Annealing System Follow-on Order
06/21/16 07:30 AMUltratech Receives Follow-On Order From Major Asian Foundry For Laser Spike Annealing System - [PR Newswire] - SAN JOSE, Calif., June 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition (ALD) systems, today announced a follow-on order from a major foundry in Asia for its LSA101 laser spike anneal system. The LSA101 tool will be used to support the foundry's 28-nm and 40-nm production efforts, and Ultratech expects to ship the system in the third quarter of 2016. Scott Zafiropoulo, General Manager of LSA and Senior Vice President of Marketing at Ultratech, said, "This follow-on order for our LSA101 system reinforces the growing opportunities that we are experiencing for advanced planar logic devices.
06/20/16 06:36 PMUltratech’s Board of Directors Sends Letter to Stockholders
06/20/16 03:45 PMBRIEF-Ultratech board recommends stockholders vote for company's director nominees - * Ultratech Inc says board of directors sends letter to stockholders
06/15/16 03:56 PMUltratech Enables World's Lowest Contact Resistivity For FinFETs With LXA Melt Laser Annealing Technology - [PR Newswire] - SAN JOSE, Calif., June 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser­ processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high­brightness LEDs (HB­ LEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition (ALD) systems, announced that its proprietary LXA nanosecond melt laser annealing technology enabled the world's lowest contact resistivity for FinFETs in an R&D environment. In collaboration with multiple companies, this record achievement, as well as additional results, was presented in a paper at the 2016 Symposia on VLSI Technology and Circuits held June 13-17, at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Honolulu, Hawaii. In the development of today's advanced CMOS logic FinFET devices, the electrical resistance at the contact junction (contact resistance) is widely recognized to play an increasingly significant role in overall device performance.
06/13/16 10:02 AMNeuberger Berman Files Proxy Materials Seeking to Elect Two Highly Qualified Independent Directors to Ultratech's Board
06/08/16 07:30 AMUltratech Cambridge Nanotech Enter Into JDP With IMEC To Study Area-Selective Deposition Technology - [PR Newswire] - SAN JOSE, Calif., June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser­ processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and ...

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About Ultratech

Ultratech logoUltratech, Inc. (Ultratech) develops, manufactures and markets photolithography, laser thermal processing and inspection equipment. The Company operates through the manufacture and distribution of capital equipment to manufacturers of integrated circuits and nanotechnology components segment. The Company serves manufacturers of semiconductor devices, including advanced packaging processes and various nanotechnology components, such as thin film head magnetic recording devices (thin film heads or TFHs), laser diodes, high-brightness light emitting diodes (HBLEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition systems (ALD). The Company supplies step-and-repeat photolithography systems based on one-to-one (1X) imaging technology to customers located throughout North America, Europe and Asia. It offers over two different series of 1X lithography systems for use in the semiconductor fabrication process. The Company offers a family of laser-based thermal annealing tools built on its Unity Platform.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: UTEK
  • CUSIP: 90403410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $24.85
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $23.47
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $21.32
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 2.78
  • Market Cap: $654.67M
  • Beta: 1.03
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.4 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.69 EPS
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