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: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ASYS
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.amtechsystems.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $108.9 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 13,200,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.82
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $5.55
  • 52 Week Range: $3.99 - $8.75
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.12
  • P/E Growth: -5.95
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $137.83 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.79
  • Book Value: $4.98 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.66
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $744,000.00
  • Net Margins: -2.39%
  • Return on Equity: -9.62%
  • Return on Assets: -5.23%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.14%
  • Current Ratio: 2.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.68%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 58,586 shs.
  • Beta: 2.02
  • Short Ratio: 1.2
 

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 data 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 business earned $32.94 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $27.95 million. Amtech Systems had a negative return on equity of 9.62% and a negative net margin of 2.39%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 46.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.11) EPS. View Amtech Systems' Earnings History.

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

1 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Amtech Systems' shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate Amtech Systems' share price to reach $8.00 in the next twelve months. 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)

Are investors shorting Amtech Systems?

Amtech Systems saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 47,548 shares, an increase of 7.6% from the March 31st total of 44,198 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 28,744 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.7 days.

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

Who owns Amtech Systems stock?

Amtech Systems' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Kokino LLC (0.00%), Royce & Associates LP (0.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%), New England Private Wealth Advisors LLC (0.00%) and Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Amtech Systems stock include Piton Capital Partners Llc and Robert F King. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Amtech Systems.

Who sold Amtech Systems stock? Who is selling Amtech Systems stock?

Amtech Systems' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Walthausen & Co. LLC, Royce & Associates LP, New England Private Wealth Advisors LLC and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Amtech Systems.

Who bought Amtech Systems stock? Who is buying Amtech Systems stock?

Amtech Systems' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, Algert Global LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, WealthTrust Axiom LLC and Ironwood Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Amtech Systems stock in the last two years include Piton Capital Partners Llc and Robert F King. View Insider Buying and Selling for Amtech Systems.

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 $8.25.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ ASYS)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  55 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  109 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  164
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $8.00 (3.03% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
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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 5/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.07 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.41 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 34.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 52.61%
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
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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
Latest Headlines for Amtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Stock Rating Upgraded by TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 6:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Raised to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 5:16 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAmtech beats by $0.01, beats on revenue
seekingalpha.com - May 11 at 9:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Announces Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 5:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ASYS earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 4:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) PT Raised to $10.00 at Benchmark Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 3:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Systems reports big revenue increase, record solar bookings
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 1:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 8:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech reports 2Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 8:51 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Looks Good: Stock Moves 13.3% Higher
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Press Coverage Very Likely to Impact Amtech Systems (ASYS) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 4:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Systems to Announce Second Quarter Financial Results on May 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 8:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 11:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Amtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Rises By 7.6%
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 7:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.18
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 12:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Amtech Systems, Inc. : April 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 4:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Earns Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.16
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 4:53 PM
streetinsider.com logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Receives Follow-on Order for Bi-facial N-type Technology Turnkey Line
www.streetinsider.com - April 26 at 9:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Announces Significant Accelerated Follow-on Order for Bi-facial N-type Technology Turnkey Line
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 9:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Upgraded to Buy at Benchmark Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 8:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.46
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 9:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems (ASYS) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 5:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech to Exhibit at SNEC 11th (2017) International Photovoltaic Power Generation Conference & Exhibition in Shanghai, China April 19-21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 8:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Amtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $0.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Amtech Systems, Inc. : April 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Downgraded to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 4:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 5:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAmtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) Downgraded to D+ at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 12:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Amtech Systems, Inc. (ASYS) to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 7:22 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMTECH SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
biz.yahoo.com - March 21 at 12:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Systems to Present at the 29th Annual Roth Conference
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 3:38 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMTECH SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 10 at 1:50 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:19 pm Amtech Systems reports Q1 (Dec) results, beats on revs; guides Q2 revs below two analyst estimate
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 10 at 1:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 8:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Systems to Announce First Quarter Financial Results on February 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 3:43 PM
bizjournals.com logoThis stock gained 42 percent (and it's from Arizona) but two Chinese stocks are big winners in Trump’s first week
www.bizjournals.com - January 25 at 2:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Announces Large Orders for High Throughput PECVD Systems and Bi-facial N-type Technology
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 4:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo9:05 am Amtech Systems announces fiscal year 2017 year-to-date order bookings through January 20, 2017 are approximately $84 million
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 4:09 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMTECH SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure
biz.yahoo.com - January 24 at 4:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAMTECH SYSTEMS INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 3:54 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMTECH SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - December 6 at 12:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Systems downgraded by The Benchmark Company
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 8:14 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Amtech Systems Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - November 17 at 1:59 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAMTECH SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits
biz.yahoo.com - November 16 at 9:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmtech Announces Follow-On Order for Next Generation Solar ALD for PERC Cell Lines
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 3:34 PM

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