NASDAQ:ORBK - Orbotech Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$58.63 -0.18 (-0.31 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$58.81
Today's Range$58.28 - $59.15
52-Week Range$44.14 - $65.75
Volume59,111 shs
Average Volume481,915 shs
Market Capitalization$2.82 billion
P/E Ratio21.38
Dividend YieldN/A
Orbotech Ltd. provides yield-enhancing and process-enabling solutions for the manufacture of printed circuit boards (PCBs), flat panel displays (FPDs), semiconductor devices (SDs), and other electronic components in China, Taiwan, North America, Europe, Japan, Korea, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Production Solutions for the Electronics Industry, Solar Energy, and Recognition Software. The company designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and services direct imaging, automated optical inspection (AOI), automated optical shaping, via formation laser drilling tools, additive printing solutions, and other production systems used in the manufacture of PCBs; AOI, test, repair, and process monitoring systems for use in the manufacture of FPDs; and etch, physical vapor deposition, chemical vapor deposition, and molecular vapor deposition equipment used in the manufacture of SDs, such as micro-electro-mechanical systems, advanced semiconductor packaging, power and radio frequency devices, and high brightness light emitting diode devices. It is also involved in the research, development, and marketing of products for the deposition of thin film coating of various materials on crystalline silicon photovoltaic wafers for solar energy panels. In addition, the company develops and markets check processing and healthcare payments automation solutions to banks, financial, and other payment processing institutions and healthcare providers through system integrators and solution providers. The company was formerly known as Optrotech Ltd. and changed its name to Orbotech Ltd. as a result of its merger with Orbot Systems Ltd. in October 1992. Orbotech Ltd. was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Yavne, Israel.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Process control instruments
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ORBK
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.04
Current Ratio3.88
Quick Ratio3.06


Trailing P/E Ratio21.38
Forward P/E Ratio18.61
P/E Growth1.06

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$900.86 million
Price / Sales3.16
Cash Flow$3.7632 per share
Price / Cash Flow15.58
Book Value$19.03 per share
Price / Book3.08


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.74
Net Income$132.38 million
Net Margins14.62%
Return on Equity16.36%
Return on Assets11.74%


Outstanding Shares48,570,000
Market Cap$2.82 billion

Orbotech (NASDAQ:ORBK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Orbotech's stock symbol?

Orbotech trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ORBK."

How were Orbotech's earnings last quarter?

Orbotech Ltd (NASDAQ:ORBK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The electronics maker reported $0.79 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.11. The electronics maker earned $261.23 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $262.49 million. Orbotech had a return on equity of 16.36% and a net margin of 14.62%. View Orbotech's Earnings History.

When is Orbotech's next earnings date?

Orbotech is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Orbotech.

What guidance has Orbotech issued on next quarter's earnings?

Orbotech updated its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.05-1.05 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.04 billion.Orbotech also updated its Q4 2018 guidance to EPS.

What price target have analysts set for ORBK?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Orbotech's shares. Their predictions range from $41.00 to $69.00. On average, they expect Orbotech's share price to reach $57.3333 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for Orbotech.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Orbotech?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Orbotech in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Orbotech.

Has Orbotech been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ORBK stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Orbotech earned a daily sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the electronics maker a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Orbotech's key competitors?

Who are Orbotech's key executives?

Orbotech's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Yochai Richter, Co-Founder & Active Chairman (Age 76)
  • Mr. Asher Levy, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Amichai Steimberg, Pres & COO (Age 56)
  • Dr. Jacob Richter, Co-Founder & Director (Age 73)
  • Mr. Gil Oron, Corp. Exec. VP of Global Bus.

Who are Orbotech's major shareholders?

Orbotech's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (4.06%), Alpine Associates Management Inc. (4.01%), Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd (3.22%), LSV Asset Management (2.27%), BlackRock Inc. (1.68%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.44%).

Which major investors are selling Orbotech stock?

ORBK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Sandell Asset Management Corp., Systematic Financial Management LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can and US Bancorp DE.

Which major investors are buying Orbotech stock?

ORBK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alpine Associates Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Alliancebernstein L.P., Marshall Wace LLP and FMR LLC.

How do I buy shares of Orbotech?

Shares of ORBK can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Orbotech's stock price today?

One share of ORBK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.52.

How big of a company is Orbotech?

Orbotech has a market capitalization of $2.82 billion and generates $900.86 million in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $132.38 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.74 on an earnings per share basis. Orbotech employs 2,634 workers across the globe.

What is Orbotech's official website?

The official website for Orbotech is

How can I contact Orbotech?

Orbotech's mailing address is 7 SANHEDRIN BOULEVARD NORTH INDUSTRIAL ZONE, YAVNE L3, 8110101. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 972-8942-3533 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Orbotech (NASDAQ ORBK)

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  351 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  214 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  565
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Orbotech and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ORBK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ORBK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by Staff

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