Intevac Company Profile (NASDAQ:IVAC)

About Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)

Intevac logoIntevac, Inc. (Intevac) is a provider of vacuum deposition equipment for a range of thin-film applications, and digital night-vision technologies and products to the defense industry. The Company's segments include Thin-film Equipment and Photonics. The Company designs, manufactures, markets and services capital equipment used to deposit thin films and lubricants onto substrates to produce magnetic disks that are used in hard disk drives. Its thin film equipment products include 200 Lean Disk Sputtering System, 200 Lean Etch and Deposition System, AccuLuber Disk Lubrication System, INTEVAC VERTEX System, INTEVAC MATRIX Implant System, ENERGi Implant System and INTEVAC MATRIX System. The Company's photonic segment develops, manufactures and sells compact digital-optical products for the capture and display of low-light images.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Diversified Electronics
  • Sub-Industry: Computer Storage & Peripherals
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:IVAC
  • CUSIP: 46114810
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $282.89 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,431,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $12.92
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.74
  • 52 Week Range: $4.80 - $14.15
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 400.00
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.44
  • P/E Growth: 16.75
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $96.85 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.92
  • Book Value: $3.57 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.70
  • EBIDTA: $5.42 million
  • Net Margins: -9.29%
  • Return on Equity: -10.63%
  • Return on Assets: -7.51%
  • Current Ratio: 2.78%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.00%
  • Average Volume: 212,949 shs.
  • Beta: 0.97
  • Short Ratio: 1.03

Frequently Asked Questions for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)

What is Intevac's stock symbol?

Intevac trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "IVAC."

How were Intevac's earnings last quarter?

Intevac, Inc. (NASDAQ:IVAC) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 1st. The company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.05 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $30.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $28.58 million. Intevac had a negative net margin of 9.29% and a negative return on equity of 10.63%. The firm's revenue was up 123.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned ($0.31) earnings per share. View Intevac's Earnings History.

When will Intevac make its next earnings announcement?

Intevac is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Intevac.

Where is Intevac's stock going? Where will Intevac's stock price be in 2017?

4 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Intevac's shares. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $16.00. On average, they anticipate Intevac's stock price to reach $14.33 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Intevac.

What are analysts saying about Intevac stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Intevac stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Intevac, Inc. is a leading supplier of static sputtering systems and related manufacturing equipment used to manufacture thin-film disks for computer hard disk drives. Sputtering is a complex vacuum deposition process used to deposit multiple thin-film layers on a disk. The company's primary objective is to be the industry leader in supplying disk sputtering equipment by providing disk sputtering systems which have both the highest overall performance and the lowest cost of ownership in the industry. " (5/3/2017)
  • 2. Maxim Group analysts commented, "Another beat and raise as HDD system upgrades perform better than expected. CY17 guidance raised by 10% as management gains more confidence anti- scratch for smartphones and wearables poised to take off." (5/2/2017)

Are investors shorting Intevac?

Intevac saw a increase in short interest in the month of April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 343,657 shares, an increase of 26.2% from the March 31st total of 272,262 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 185,218 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.9 days.

Who are some of Intevac's key competitors?

Who owns Intevac stock?

Intevac's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include First Eagle Investment Management LLC (22.09%), Royce & Associates LP (7.64%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.89%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.87%), Schneider Capital Management Corp (2.94%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.39%). Company insiders that own Intevac stock include April Fund Ltd 21, Christopher Smith, John F Schaefer, Matthew A Drapkin, Michael A Russak and Northern Right Capital Managem. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Intevac.

Who sold Intevac stock? Who is selling Intevac stock?

Intevac's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Firsthand Capital Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Intevac stock in the last year include April Fund Ltd 21 and Michael A Russak. View Insider Buying and Selling for Intevac.

Who bought Intevac stock? Who is buying Intevac stock?

Intevac's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., EAM Investors LLC, Algert Global LLC, Laurion Capital Management LP, Driehaus Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley and Spark Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Intevac stock in the last two years include April Fund Ltd 21, John F Schaefer and Matthew A Drapkin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Intevac.

How do I buy Intevac stock?

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

How much does a share of Intevac stock cost?

One share of Intevac stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.20.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $14.33 (8.59% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/7/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$16.00LowView Rating Details
5/2/2017Benchmark Co.Reiterated RatingHold -> Hold$10.00 -> $12.00LowView Rating Details
5/2/2017Maxim GroupReiterated RatingBuy$15.00LowView Rating Details
2/3/2017Noble FinancialDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
1/5/2016Roth CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$8.50N/AView Rating Details
12/8/2015Northland SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperform$7.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
Earnings by Quarter for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017Q1 2017$0.05$0.08$28.58 million$30.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/1/2017Q416$0.07$0.13$29.81 million$29.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316($0.07)($0.02)$21.88 million$22.56 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216($0.28)($0.18)$14.20 million$14.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116($0.37)($0.31)$11.64 million$13.66 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415($0.22)($0.12)$15.94 million$16.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315($0.23)($0.18)$14.78 million$18.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215($0.10)($0.01)$18.48 million$20.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115($0.14)($0.12)$18.65 million$19.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414($0.11)($0.22)$22.85 million$19.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q314($0.21)($0.15)$14.25 million$14.76 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214($0.23)($0.20)$13.10 million$14.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114($0.19)($0.18)$16.83 million$17.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q413($0.13)($0.08)$19.28 million$20.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2013Q313($0.17)($0.11)$19.15 million$19.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013($0.33)($0.26)$14.15 million$16.98 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013($0.35)($0.32)$14.80 million$13.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012($0.26)($0.15)$18.10 million$17.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2012($0.30)($0.34)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012($0.07)($0.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2012($0.24)($0.14)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012($0.27)($0.27)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2011($0.26)($0.27)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2011($0.20)($0.11)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2011($0.32)($0.31)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.02$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.10
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.50
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.04$0.05$0.05
Q2 20172($0.01)$0.00($0.01)
Q3 20172$0.02$0.04$0.03
Q4 20172$0.02$0.03$0.03
Q1 20181$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q2 20181$0.07$0.07$0.07
Q3 20181$0.09$0.09$0.09
Q4 20181$0.09$0.09$0.09
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 13.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 72.61%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/9/2017April Fund Ltd. 21Major ShareholderSell67,554$13.02$879,553.08View SEC Filing  
5/3/2017April Fund Ltd. 21Major ShareholderSell37,187$13.28$493,843.36View SEC Filing  
5/1/2017April Fund Ltd. 21Major ShareholderSell33,231$13.00$432,003.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2017April Fund Ltd. 21Major ShareholderSell116,815$13.02$1,520,931.30View SEC Filing  
4/25/2017April Fund Ltd. 21Major ShareholderSell338,857$13.44$4,554,238.08View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Matthew A. DrapkinDirectorBuy175,000$6.09$1,065,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy38,820$5.33$206,910.60View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Michael A RussakInsiderSell1,902$5.31$10,099.62View SEC Filing  
12/28/2015April Fund Ltd 21Major ShareholderBuy356,800$4.73$1,687,664.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015Northern Right Capital ManagemInsiderSell1,483,171$4.98$7,386,191.58View SEC Filing  
9/9/2015Michael A. RussakinsiderSell2,141$5.09$10,897.69View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Christopher SmithVPSell4,300$5.00$21,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015John F SchaeferDirectorBuy10,117$5.47$55,339.99View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Norman H PondChairmanBuy10,000$5.45$54,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015Marc T GilesDirectorBuy10,000$5.47$54,700.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Michael A RussakEVPSell2,408$6.90$16,615.20View SEC Filing  
12/5/2014John F SchaeferDirectorBuy9,883$7.43$73,430.69View SEC Filing  
10/13/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy20,480$6.88$140,902.40View SEC Filing  
10/9/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy43,274$6.83$295,561.42View SEC Filing  
10/8/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy15,701$6.78$106,452.78View SEC Filing  
10/7/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy9,738$6.97$67,873.86View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy56,865$6.86$390,093.90View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy16,714$6.95$116,162.30View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy24,582$7.07$173,794.74View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy94,409$6.88$649,533.92View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy52,847$6.85$362,001.95View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy37,301$6.90$257,376.90View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy124,153$6.66$826,858.98View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy23,087$6.50$150,065.50View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy486,928$6.34$3,087,123.52View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Stanley J HillDirectorBuy10,000$6.16$61,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy88,502$6.50$575,263.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy23,147$6.44$149,066.68View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy32,337$6.75$218,274.75View SEC Filing  
7/10/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy82,358$7.00$576,506.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2014Matthew A DrapkinDirectorBuy50,000$7.00$350,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Michael A RussakEVPSell2,617$8.01$20,962.17View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Matthew DrapkinDirectorBuy11,454$7.02$80,407.08View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Matthew DrapkinDirectorBuy107,801$6.81$734,124.81View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Andres BrugalEVPSell2,341$7.76$18,166.16View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Andres BrugalEVPSell7,166$7.77$55,679.82View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Andres BrugalEVPSell3,559$7.80$27,760.20View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Michael RussakEVPSell2,445$6.49$15,868.05View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013Stanley J HillDirectorBuy10,000$4.31$43,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013Norman H PondCEOBuy10,000$4.20$42,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2012Christopher SmithEVPBuy5,000$4.83$24,150.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2012Kevin FairbairnCEOBuy2,000$4.86$9,720.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2012Kevin FairbairnCEOBuy2,000$6.20$12,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2012Kevin FairbairnCEOBuy1,000$5.56$5,560.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
Latest Headlines for Intevac (NASDAQ:IVAC)
DateHeadline logoZacks: Analysts Expect Intevac, Inc. (IVAC) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $28.67 Million - May 12 at 3:24 PM logoApril Fund Ltd. 21 Sells 67,554 Shares of Intevac, Inc. (IVAC) Stock - May 10 at 10:18 AM logoIntevac Announces Multi-System HDD Order for 200 Lean Systems - May 9 at 12:17 PM logoIntevac, Inc. (IVAC) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest - May 9 at 7:12 AM logoIntevac's (IVAC) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at B. Riley - May 7 at 5:14 PM logoIntevac, Inc. (IVAC) Major Shareholder April Fund Ltd. 21 Sells 37,187 Shares of Stock - May 6 at 12:21 AM logoETFs with exposure to Intevac, Inc. : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 6:00 PM logoIntevac and Kulicke and Soffa are Aggressive Growth Rank Buys - May 4 at 6:11 PM logoBrokers Set Expectations for Intevac, Inc.'s Q4 2017 Earnings (IVAC) - May 4 at 4:54 PM logoApril Fund Ltd. 21 Sells 37,187 Shares of Intevac, Inc. (IVAC) Stock - May 4 at 3:18 PM logoIntevac to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences - May 4 at 11:54 AM logoIntevac, Inc. :IVAC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 11:54 AM logoIntevac, Inc. (IVAC) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - May 4 at 1:17 AM logoIntevac, Inc. (IVAC) Upgraded to Strong-Buy at Zacks Investment Research - May 4 at 1:17 AM logoB. Riley Comments on Intevac, Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (IVAC) - May 3 at 8:04 AM logoIntevac, Inc. (IVAC) Major Shareholder April Fund Ltd. 21 Sells 33,231 Shares - May 2 at 3:08 PM logoEdited Transcript of IVAC earnings conference call or presentation 1-May-17 8:30pm GMT - May 2 at 10:40 AM logoBenchmark Co. Reaffirms Hold Rating for Intevac, Inc. (IVAC) - May 2 at 10:16 AM logoIntevac, Inc. (IVAC) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS - May 1 at 11:20 PM logoIntevac, Inc. (IVAC) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - May 1 at 11:14 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Intevac Inc. Q1 Earnings Report - May 1 at 6:13 PM logoIntevac Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - May 1 at 6:13 PM logoIntevac tops Street 1Q forecasts - May 1 at 6:13 PM logoInvestor Network: Intevac, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 1 at 1:12 PM logoInsider Selling: Intevac, Inc. (IVAC) Major Shareholder Sells 116,815 Shares of Stock - April 28 at 3:20 PM logoInsider Selling: Intevac, Inc. (IVAC) Major Shareholder Sells $4,554,238.08 in Stock - April 26 at 5:42 PM logoIntevac, Inc. Forecasted to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.07 Per Share (IVAC) - April 25 at 2:23 PM logoIntevac (IVAC) Getting Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 24 at 3:56 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Intevac, Inc. (IVAC) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $28.57 Million - April 21 at 2:47 PM logo$0.04 Earnings Per Share Expected for Intevac, Inc. (IVAC) This Quarter - April 19 at 12:25 PM logoIntevac to Announce First Quarter Results on May 1, 2017 - April 12 at 6:59 PM logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Intevac, Inc. (IVAC) to Hold - March 17 at 1:23 AM logo9:01 am Intevac announces the receipt of an order for 12 ENERGi ion implant systems for advanced solar cell manufacturing - March 13 at 5:52 PM logoIntevac Announces Record Order for ENERGi™ Solar Implant Systems - March 13 at 10:47 AM logoIntevac, Inc. (IVAC) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Analysts - March 8 at 3:48 PM logoIntevac, Inc. (IVAC) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - March 7 at 11:57 PM logoIntevac to Present at 29th Annual ROTH Conference - February 27 at 6:36 PM logoINTEVAC INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 15 at 9:10 PM logoIs Intevac (IVAC) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now? - February 10 at 6:47 PM logoBull Of The Day: Intevac (IVAC) - February 9 at 6:57 PM logoIntevac, Inc. :IVAC-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 3, 2017 - February 3 at 6:38 PM logoIntevac downgraded by The Benchmark Company - February 2 at 6:44 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Intevac Inc. Q4 Earnings Report - February 2 at 4:52 AM logoEdited Transcript of IVAC earnings conference call or presentation 1-Feb-17 9:30pm GMT - February 2 at 4:52 AM logoQ4 2016 Intevac Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - February 1 at 6:48 PM logoIntevac Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results - February 1 at 6:48 PM logoIntevac to Announce Fourth Quarter Results on February 1, 2017 - January 17 at 1:01 PM logoIntevac to Present at 19th Annual Needham Growth Conference - January 3 at 9:09 PM logoCan The Uptrend Continue for Intevac (IVAC)? - January 3 at 11:29 AM logoIntevac (IVAC) Looks Good: Stock Adds 11.3% in Session - December 30 at 6:24 PM


Intevac (IVAC) Chart for Monday, May, 22, 2017

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