Amtech Systems Company Profile (NASDAQ:ASYS)

About Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)

Amtech Systems logoAmtech Systems, Inc. is engaged in the manufacture of capital equipment, including thermal processing, silicon wafer handling automation and related consumables used in fabricating solar cells, Light Emitting Diode (LED) and semiconductor devices. The Company operates through three business segments: solar, semiconductor and polishing. The solar segment supplies thermal processing systems, including diffusion; plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD); atomic layer deposition (ALD), and related automation, parts and services to the solar/photovoltaic industry. The semiconductor segment supplies thermal processing equipment, including solder reflow equipment and related controls for use by the semiconductor manufacturers and in electronics assembly for automotive and other industries. The polishing supplies segment produces consumables and machinery for lapping (fine abrading) and polishing of materials, such as sapphire substrates and optical components.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ASYS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $118.54 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 13,200,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.41
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $6.60
  • 52 Week Range: $3.99 - $9.41
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 25.86
  • P/E Growth: -6.01
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $137.83 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.89
  • Book Value: $4.98 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.87
  • EBIDTA: $744,000.00
  • Net Margins: -2.16%
  • Return on Equity: -4.59%
  • Return on Assets: -2.40%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.15%
  • Current Ratio: 1.79%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.42%
  • Average Volume: 76,213 shs.
  • Beta: 2.05
  • Short Ratio: 1.6

Frequently Asked Questions for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)

What is Amtech Systems' stock symbol?

Amtech Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ASYS."

How were Amtech Systems' earnings last quarter?

Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASYS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 10th. The company reported ($0.11) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.12) by $0.01. The company earned $32.94 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $27.95 million. Amtech Systems had a negative net margin of 2.16% and a negative return on equity of 4.59%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 46.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.11) earnings per share. View Amtech Systems' Earnings History.

Where is Amtech Systems' stock going? Where will Amtech Systems' stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Amtech Systems' shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they expect Amtech Systems' share price to reach $8.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Amtech Systems.

What are analysts saying about Amtech Systems stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Amtech Systems stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "AMTECH SYSTEMS, INC. is engaged in the manufacture of several items of capital equipment, one of which is patented, used by customers in the manufacture of semiconductors. Co. has recently obtained a U.S. patent on technology on which it expects to base a proposed new photo chemical vapor deposition (CVD) product for use in semiconductor manufacturing facilities. The Company has engaged the University of California, Santa Cruz, to conduct a study to determine the feasibility of such a product. " (5/16/2017)
  • 2. Benchmark Co. analysts commented, "We now see a net loss of ($0.64) per diluted share on sales of $117.5 million for FY17. As such, we go to Hold." (11/18/2016)

Who are some of Amtech Systems' key competitors?

Who are Amtech Systems' key executives?

Amtech Systems' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jong S. Whang, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Fokko Pentinga, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Robert T. Hass, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Director
  • Jan-Marc Luchies, Chief Technology Officer
  • Robert M. Averick, Director
  • Paul J. van der Wansem, Director
  • Michael Garnreiter CPA, Independent Director
  • Egbert Jan Geert Goudena, Independent Director
  • Robert F. King, Independent Director

How do I buy Amtech Systems stock?

Shares of Amtech Systems can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Amtech Systems' stock price today?

One share of Amtech Systems stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.31.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ ASYS)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  63 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  118 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  181
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Amtech Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $8.00 (14.07% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/11/2017Benchmark Co.Lower Price TargetBuy -> Buy$10.00 -> $8.00LowView Rating Details
2/8/2016Noble FinancialReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
2/5/2016Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$9.00 -> $10.00N/AView Rating Details
11/17/2015Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform$12.00 -> $9.25N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Earnings by Quarter for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ ASYS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/10/2017Q2 2017($0.12)($0.11)$27.95 million$32.94 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2017Q1 2017($0.25)$0.00$26.01 million$29.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/17/2016Q416($0.08)($0.02)$36.35 million$42.41 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q316($0.27)($0.09)$31.26 million$33.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q216($0.44)($0.11)$21.16 million$22.48 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q116($0.33)($0.31)$23.36 million$22.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/19/2015Q415($0.33)$0.10$27.14 million$28.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q315($0.25)($0.12)$34.07 million$40.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q215($0.37)($0.19)$25.40 million$24.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q115($0.27)($0.53)$14.40 million$12.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/2014Q414($0.24)($0.33)$16.10 million$19.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q314($0.29)($0.53)$14.15 million$9.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q214($0.17)($0.39)$11.80 million$12.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q114($0.18)($0.08)$9.90 million$14.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q4($0.39)($0.27)ViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q3 2013($0.34)($1.27)$8.59 million$6.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q2 2013($0.33)($0.22)$9.77 million$8.11 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q1 2013($0.34)($0.44)$10.33 million$9.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/4/2012-1.42($1.49)$10.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012($0.52)($0.31)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012($0.23)($0.54)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012($0.24)($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2011$0.29$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011$0.70$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2011$0.51$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/8/2011$0.37$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.36 EPS


Dividend History for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 34.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 52.65%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/8/2017Robert F KingDirectorSell4,700$8.68$40,796.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy100,000$5.15$515,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/20/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy55,000$5.22$287,100.00View SEC Filing  
10/19/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy5,000$5.27$26,350.00View SEC Filing  
10/16/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy27,000$5.12$138,240.00View SEC Filing  
10/12/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy305,000$4.92$1,500,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Robert F KingDirectorBuy2,000$4.87$9,740.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy15,000$5.11$76,650.00View SEC Filing  
6/24/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy25,000$10.25$256,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2015Piton Capital Partners LlcMajor ShareholderBuy50,000$10.67$533,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Fokko PentingaCEOSell27,947$11.73$327,818.31View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy25,000$10.78$269,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/17/2015Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy25,000$11.09$277,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy150,000$10.97$1,645,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy19,438$11.02$214,206.76View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy5,562$10.84$60,292.08View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy50,000$11.01$550,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy25,000$11.00$275,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2015Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy34,000$10.95$372,300.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2015Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy50,000$10.63$531,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015M3c Holdings LlcMajor ShareholderBuy11,000$10.40$114,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2015Robert M AverickMajor ShareholderBuy10,000$8.90$89,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/24/2014Robert M AverickMajor ShareholderBuy6,497$8.25$53,600.25View SEC Filing  
12/16/2014Robert M AverickMajor ShareholderBuy8,503$7.98$67,853.94View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Leslie J SchreyerMajor ShareholderBuy100,000$8.98$898,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Robert M AverickMajor ShareholderBuy15,000$10.35$155,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Robert M AverickMajor ShareholderBuy2,500$8.50$21,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014Robert Averickmajor shareholderBuy7,500$8.01$60,075.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014Alfred GieseDirectorSell4,000$11.76$47,040.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014Alfred GieseDirectorSell5,050$12.90$65,145.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Robert KingDirectorSell2,000$13.20$26,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Jong WhangChairmanSell31,250$12.33$385,312.50View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Alfred GieseDirectorSell3,333$11.35$37,829.55View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Fokko PentingaCEOSell29,250$11.89$347,782.50View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Bradley Clark AndersonCFOSell22,500$11.14$250,650.00View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Robert KingDirectorSell5,000$11.61$58,050.00View SEC Filing  
2/21/2014Jong WhangChairmanSell60,000$9.93$595,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Leslie Schreyermajor shareholderBuy13,600$7.27$98,872.00View SEC Filing  
12/31/2013Leslie Schreyermajor shareholderBuy17,400$6.72$116,928.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Latest Headlines for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
DateHeadline logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Looks Good: Stock Moves 7.1% Higher - July 17 at 4:26 PM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Amtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Will Post Earnings of -$0.05 Per Share - July 11 at 2:30 PM logoETFs with exposure to Amtech Systems, Inc. : June 27, 2017 - June 27 at 3:50 PM logoETFs with exposure to Amtech Systems, Inc. : June 27, 2017 - June 27 at 3:50 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.05 Per Share - June 15 at 2:02 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Director Robert F. King Sells 4,700 Shares - June 9 at 4:15 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Upgraded to "Hold" by ValuEngine - June 8 at 4:08 PM logoETFs with exposure to Amtech Systems, Inc. : May 30, 2017 - May 30 at 12:36 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. :ASYS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : May 29, 2017 - May 29 at 4:02 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Stock Rating Upgraded by TheStreet - May 17 at 6:32 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Raised to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - May 16 at 5:16 PM logoAmtech beats by $0.01, beats on revenue - May 11 at 9:07 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Announces Earnings Results - May 11 at 5:30 PM logoEdited Transcript of ASYS earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 9:00pm GMT - May 11 at 4:05 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) PT Raised to $10.00 at Benchmark Co. - May 11 at 3:32 PM logoAmtech Systems reports big revenue increase, record solar bookings - May 11 at 1:52 AM logoAmtech Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results - May 10 at 8:51 PM logoAmtech reports 2Q loss - May 10 at 8:51 PM logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Looks Good: Stock Moves 13.3% Higher - May 9 at 9:10 AM logoPositive Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact Amtech Systems (ASYS) Share Price - May 4 at 4:22 PM logoAmtech Systems to Announce Second Quarter Financial Results on May 10, 2017 - May 3 at 8:49 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - May 1 at 11:24 AM logoShort Interest in Amtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Rises By 7.6% - April 29 at 7:18 PM logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.18 - April 29 at 12:29 PM logoETFs with exposure to Amtech Systems, Inc. : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 4:05 PM logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Earns Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.16 - April 26 at 4:53 PM logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Receives Follow-on Order for Bi-facial N-type Technology Turnkey Line - April 26 at 9:38 AM logoAmtech Announces Significant Accelerated Follow-on Order for Bi-facial N-type Technology Turnkey Line - April 26 at 9:38 AM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Upgraded to Buy at Benchmark Co. - April 26 at 8:54 AM logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.46 - April 21 at 10:47 AM logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Study Finds - April 16 at 9:34 AM logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds - April 13 at 5:52 PM logoAmtech to Exhibit at SNEC 11th (2017) International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference & Exhibition in Shanghai, China April 19-21, 2017 - April 12 at 8:38 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Amtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $0.00 - April 8 at 9:30 AM logoETFs with exposure to Amtech Systems, Inc. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 8:11 AM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Downgraded to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research - April 5 at 4:51 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold - April 5 at 10:22 AM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - March 30 at 5:03 PM logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Downgraded to D+ at TheStreet - March 27 at 12:22 AM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Amtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) to "Hold" - March 24 at 7:22 PM logoAMTECH SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders - March 21 at 12:34 PM logoAmtech Systems to Present at the 29th Annual Roth Conference - March 1 at 3:38 PM logoAMTECH SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report - February 10 at 1:50 AM logo4:19 pm Amtech Systems reports Q1 (Dec) results, beats on revs; guides Q2 revs below two analyst estimate - February 10 at 1:50 AM logoAmtech Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results - February 9 at 8:50 PM logoAmtech Systems to Announce First Quarter Financial Results on February 9, 2017 - February 2 at 3:43 PM logoThis stock gained 42 percent (and it's from Arizona) but two Chinese stocks are big winners in Trump’s first week - January 25 at 2:16 AM logoAmtech Announces Large Orders for High Throughput PECVD Systems and Bi-facial N-type Technology - January 24 at 4:09 PM logo9:05 am Amtech Systems announces fiscal year 2017 year-to-date order bookings through January 20, 2017 are approximately $84 million - January 24 at 4:09 PM logoAMTECH SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure - January 24 at 4:09 PM



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