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Ultratech Company Profile (NASDAQ:UTEK)

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: $22.38 (0.38% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/27/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$21.00View 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
7/7/2014Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$31.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/30/2014Noble FinancialUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/27/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/21/2016        
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)
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)
Dividend History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trading History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
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)
Latest Headlines for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
DateHeadline
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 ...
05/25/16 08:07 AMUltratech, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : UTEK-US : May 25, 2016 -
05/18/16 03:32 PMUltratech Announces Participation in Upcoming Conferences - [at noodls] - SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK) a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness ...
05/17/16 07:42 AMUltratech Cambridge Nanotech Forms Research Collaboration With Northeastern University - [at noodls] - SAN JOSE, Calif., May 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc.(Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser­ processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high­brightness ...
05/05/16 07:59 AMUltratech, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UTEK-US : May 5, 2016 -
04/29/16 11:16 AMULTRATECH INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report -
04/28/16 12:54 PMETF’s with exposure to Ultratech, Inc. : April 28, 2016 -
04/27/16 12:00 PMUltratech Isn't a Wreck, But Still Attracts Activists - [at TheStreet] - It will be interesting to see the impact of Neuberger Berman and Carlson Capital on the laser technology name.
04/27/16 08:22 AMHow Ultratech (UTEK) Stock Stands Out in a Strong Industry -
04/27/16 07:36 AMUltratech Earns 15th Workers' Compensation Carrier Award For Exemplary Health And Safety Record - [at noodls] - SAN JOSE, Calif., April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser­ processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and ...
04/25/16 10:03 AMUltratech, Inc. :UTEK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
04/23/16 02:08 AMMust Watch Stocks – VMI, EXK, SKY, UTEK, FSM, ARTX, TSCO, CTXS, NEM, ERII - The company traded at $10.12 + 1.08 (11.95 percent) on 47,098 market volume. Ultratech Inc. (UTEK) reported a new high of 22.80 above its most recent 52-week high of 22.35. The company traded at $22.31 + 1.17 (5.53 percent) on 288,573 market volume.
04/22/16 02:56 PMUltratech Issues Statement in Response to Neuberger Berman's Notice of Director Nominations - [at noodls] - SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK) a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness ...
04/22/16 02:36 PMUltratech Issues Statement in Response to Neuberger Berman’s Notice of Director Nominations - [Business Wire] - Ultratech, Inc. a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs , today issued a statement in response to a notice received from an affiliate of Neuberger Berman LLC that it intends to nominate two nominees for election to Ultratech’s Board of Directors at the Company's 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders ...
04/22/16 07:20 AMUltratech downgraded by DA Davidson -
04/22/16 05:19 AMUltratech Inc. Q1 Income Retreats 8% - (RTTNews.com) - Ultratech Inc. ( UTEK) released earnings for first quarter that dropped compared to the same period last year. The company said its profit dropped to $2.71 million, or $0.10 per share. This was down from $2.93 million, or $0.11 per share ...
04/21/16 12:20 PMEdited Transcript of UTEK earnings conference call or presentation 21-Apr-16 3:00pm GMT -
04/21/16 08:27 AMUltratech Announces First Quarter 2016 Results - [at noodls] - Results driven by positive momentum across all major product lines SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ultratech, Inc. (NASDAQ:UTEK) a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems ...
04/21/16 08:09 AMUltratech reports 1Q loss - [AP] - On a per-share basis, the San Jose, California-based company said it had a loss of 4 cents. Earnings, adjusted for stock option expense and amortization costs, were 10 cents per share. The results beat ...
04/21/16 08:02 AMULTRATECH INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition -
04/21/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Ultratech Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
04/16/16 08:47 AMMajor Foundry Places Follow-On Order for Ultratech’s LSA101 Laser Spike Anneal System - Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: 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 ...
04/13/16 03:48 PMUltratech Receives Follow-On Order From Major Foundry For Laser Spike Anneal System - [at noodls] - SAN JOSE, Calif., April 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and ...
04/12/16 03:36 PMUltratech to Release First Quarter 2016 Results on April 21, 2016 - [at noodls] - SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK) a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness ...
03/29/16 03:35 PMUltratech's Rally Isn't Done Yet - [at TheStreet] - Our next upside target for UTEK is a move into the lower part of the $25 to $30 area.
03/29/16 11:37 AMUltratech Receives Multiple-System Order For Its Superfast 4G+ Inspection System - [at noodls] - SAN JOSE, Calif., March 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc.(Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser­ processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and ...
03/22/16 01:00 PMCommit To Purchase Ultratech At $17.50, Earn 7.3% Annualized Using Options - Investors considering a purchase of Ultratech Inc (UTEK) shares, but tentative about paying the going market price of $22.01/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract ...
03/17/16 01:21 AMSee How Ultratech Ranks Among Analysts' Top Picks With Strong Buyback Activity - A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Ultratech Inc (NASDAQ:UTEK) is the #68 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have ...
03/14/16 03:20 PMUltratech's Upgrade Could Take It Up to $25 - [at TheStreet] - This anticipated upside breakout should carry UTEK up to $25 for starters and traders should risk $2 from entry.
03/10/16 09:40 AMUltratech (UTEK) Announces Receipt of LSA101 Follow-on Order - Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK) announced that it has received a follow-on order from one of the largest foundries in Asia for its LSA101 laser spike anneal system. This win extends the company's leadership position in Asia and builds on the existing ...
03/09/16 07:30 AMUltratech Receives Follow-On Order For Laser Spike Anneal System From One Of The Largest Foundries In Asia - [PR Newswire] - SAN JOSE, Calif., March 9, 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 it has received a follow-on order from one of the largest foundries in Asia for its LSA101 laser spike anneal system. This win extends the company's leadership position in Asia and builds on the existing installed base of Ultratech's LSA systems currently utilized at multiple sites by this foundry customer. The LSA101 system, which will be used for 28-nm production is expected to ship in the first quarter of 2016. "Historically, the semiconductor industry's growth depended on a reduction in cost per transistor with each migration to smaller nodes, but this cost reduction trend wasn't realized with the shrink below 28nm.
02/26/16 05:31 AMULTRATECH INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers -
02/18/16 07:44 AMUltratech, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : February 18, 2016 -
02/10/16 11:46 AMULTRATECH INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
02/10/16 09:55 AMUltratech, Inc. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers -
02/10/16 07:30 AMUltratech Announces Promotion Of Two Executives - [PR Newswire] - SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 10, 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 the promotion of two of its executives. Tammy D. Landon, Senior Vice President of Operations, and Dave Ghosh, Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Service, have been promoted to be executive officers at Ultratech.
02/09/16 07:30 AMUltratech Receives Multiple System Order To Support Major Asian OSAT Expansion - [PR Newswire] - SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser­-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and ...
02/08/16 07:11 AMUltratech, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : February 8, 2016 -
02/04/16 12:06 PMEdited Transcript of UTEK earnings conference call or presentation 4-Feb-16 4:00pm GMT -
02/04/16 09:27 AMEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Ultratech Inc. Q4 Earnings Report - Below are the earnings highlights for Ultratech Inc. (UTEK): -Earnings: -$3.89 million in Q4 vs. $3.25 million in the same period last year. -EPS: -$0.14 in Q4 vs. $0.11 in the same period last year. -Revenue: $28.25 million in Q4 vs. $48.25 million in the ...
02/04/16 09:27 AMUltratech reports 4Q loss - SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) _ Ultratech Inc. (UTEK) on Thursday reported a loss of $8.9 million in its fourth quarter. The San Jose, California-based company said it had a loss of 33 cents per share. Losses, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, were 14 cents ...
About Ultratech

Ultratech logoUltratech, Inc. (Ultratech) develops, manufactures and markets photolithography, laser thermal processing and inspection equipment. The Company supplies step-and-repeat photolithography systems based on one-to-one (1X) imaging technology. It offers two different series of 1X lithography systems for use in the semiconductor fabrication process: the 1000 series, which addresses the markets for high brightness light emitting diodes (HBLEDs), semiconductor fabrication and nanotechnology applications, and the AP series, which serves the advanced packaging market. 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), HBLEDs, laser diodes, and atomic layer deposition systems (ALD) for customers located throughout North America, Europe, Singapore, Japan, Taiwan, Korea and the rest of Asia.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: UTEK
  • CUSIP: 90403410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $23.03
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $22.07
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $20.53
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 3.34
  • Market Cap: $595.34M
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.69 EPS
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