Rubicon Technology, Inc. is a vertically integrated, electronic materials provider specializing in monocrystalline sapphire for applications in light-emitting diodes (LEDs), optical systems and specialty electronic devices. The Company's product lines include sapphire cores; four and six-inch sapphire wafers; four, six, and eight-inch patterned sapphire substrate (PSS) wafers, and optical sapphire components. Its sapphire is also used as an exterior component in mobile devices, specifically camera lens covers, dual flashes and home buttons on certain newer model smartphones and as the crystal covering the faces of certain smart watches. In addition, some consumer electronics original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) use sapphire faceplates for smartphones. For the LED market, it sells 2 to 6-inch material in core form and four, six and eight-inch material in polished and PSS wafer form. Its principal customers are semiconductor device manufacturers and wafer polishing companies.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Computer and Technology
- Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
- Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
- Symbol: NASDAQ:RBCN
- CUSIP: 78112T10
- Web: www.rubicontechnology.com
- Market Cap: $24.92 million
- Outstanding Shares: 2,687,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $4.31
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.52
- 52 Week Range: $0.73 - $9.48
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- Foreward P/E Ratio: -23.19
- P/E Growth: 0.000
- Annual Revenue: $19.63 million
- Price / Sales: 1.27
- Book Value: $18.80 per share
- Price / Book: 0.49
- EBIDTA: ($28,230,000.00)
- Net Margins: -305.51%
- Return on Equity: -32.71%
- Return on Assets: -30.72%
- Current Ratio: 7.21%
- Quick Ratio: 5.08%
- Average Volume: 149,465 shs.
- Beta: 0.89
- Short Ratio: 3.06
Frequently Asked Questions for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
What is Rubicon Technology's stock symbol?
Rubicon Technology trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RBCN."
When did Rubicon Technology's stock split? How did Rubicon Technology's stock split work?
Rubicon Technology's stock reverse split on the morning of Friday, May 5th 2017. The 1-10 reverse split was announced on Thursday, May 4th 2017. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Thursday, May 4th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Rubicon Technology stock prior to the reverse split would have 10 shares after the split.
How were Rubicon Technology's earnings last quarter?
Rubicon Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:RBCN) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($3.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($2.80) by $0.30. The firm earned $3.54 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.42 million. Rubicon Technology had a negative net margin of 305.51% and a negative return on equity of 32.71%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 50.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the business posted ($3.30) EPS. View Rubicon Technology's Earnings History.
Who are some of Rubicon Technology's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Rubicon Technology include China Finance Online (JRJC), Support.com (SPRT), MaxPoint Interactive (MXPT), Intermolecular (IMI), Westell Technologies (WSTL), Lantronix (LTRX), CafePress (PRSS), NetSol Technologies (NTWK), eGain Corp (EGAN), Determine (DTRM), Communications Systems (JCS), Turtle Beach Corp (HEAR), IEC Electronics Corp (IEC), WidePoint (WYY), ParkerVision (PRKR), Quinpario Acquisition Corp (JASN), Wireless Telecom Group (WTT) and Inuvo (INUV).
Who owns Rubicon Technology stock?
Rubicon Technology's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (10.28%), Ariel Investments LLC (9.18%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.33%), Royce & Associates LP (2.98%), River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP (2.66%) and Bandera Partners LLC (1.36%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Rubicon Technology.
Who sold Rubicon Technology stock? Who is selling Rubicon Technology stock?
Who bought Rubicon Technology stock? Who is buying Rubicon Technology stock?
Rubicon Technology's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bandera Partners LLC, River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Royce & Associates LP and Vanguard Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rubicon Technology.
How do I buy Rubicon Technology stock?
Shares of Rubicon Technology 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 Rubicon Technology stock cost?
One share of Rubicon Technology stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.28.
Earnings History for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)Earnings History by Quarter for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|8/9/2016||Q2||($2.80)||($3.10)||$4.42 million||$3.54 million||View||N/A|
|5/10/2016||Q116||($2.40)||($2.80)||$4.65 million||$4.30 million||View||Listen|
|2/24/2016||Q415||($3.00)||($3.80)||$2.36 million||$2.50 million||View||Listen|
|11/9/2015||Q315||($2.70)||($2.90)||$7.08 million||$5.35 million||View||N/A|
|8/6/2015||Q215||($2.80)||($3.30)||$11.63 million||$7.10 million||View||N/A|
|5/7/2015||Q115||($3.30)||($3.20)||$8.80 million||$8.90 million||View||N/A|
|2/12/2015||Q414||($4.00)||($3.60)||$8.05 million||$8.90 million||View||N/A|
|11/6/2014||Q314||($4.10)||($3.60)||$9.30 million||$8.00 million||View||N/A|
|8/7/2014||Q214||($4.20)||($3.90)||$14.40 million||$14.47 million||View||N/A|
|5/1/2014||Q114||($3.30)||($4.30)||$12.95 million||$14.30 million||View||N/A|
|2/19/2014||Q413||($2.30)||($2.20)||$11.22 million||$11.50 million||View||N/A|
|10/29/2013||Q313||($2.20)||($2.60)||$10.88 million||$11.10 million||View||N/A|
|8/7/2013||Q2 2013||($2.10)||($2.60)||$10.82 million||$10.60 million||View||N/A|
|5/7/2013||Q1 2013||($1.10)||($1.50)||$7.93 million||$8.30 million||View||Listen|
|2/20/2013||Q4 2012||($0.40)||($0.50)||$20.09 million||$20.09 million||View||Listen|
|11/6/2012||Q312||($0.30)||$0.10||$19.95 million||$19.90 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.800 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.400 EPS
Dividend History for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 12.10%Insider Trades by Quarter for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 45.29%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|12/31/2015||Michael E. Mikolajczyk||Director||Buy||80,000||$1.20||$96,000.00|| |
|3/24/2014||Donald Caldwell||Director||Sell||2,500,000||$12.42||$31,050,000.00|| |
|3/26/2013||Donald R Caldwell||Director||Sell||381,681||$6.32||$2,412,223.92|| |
Headline Trends for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Latest Headlines for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
|Rubicon Technology, Inc. :RBCN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 19, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 12:21 PM
|Rubicon Technology (RBCN) Announces Reverse Stock Split|
www.streetinsider.com - May 4 at 7:40 PM
|Rubicon Technology (RBCN) Earning Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Analysis Finds|
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:42 PM
|Rubicon Technology Announces Reverse Stock Split|
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 8:38 AM
|Somewhat Favorable News Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect Rubicon Technology (RBCN) Stock Price|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 4:39 PM
|Rubicon Technology (RBCN) Getting Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds|
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 2:28 PM
|Rubicon Technology to Display Large Area Optical Sapphire Products at the 2017 SPIE Defense and Commercial Sensing Expo|
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 12:10 PM
|Rubicon Tech: 40% Upside Minimum On Divestiture Story|
seekingalpha.com - March 31 at 1:12 AM
|SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Rubicon Technology, Inc. for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors|
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 8:55 AM
|4:07 pm Rubicon Tech appoints director Timothy E. Brog as CEO to replace Bill Weissman, who has resigned as CEO and President effective March 17, 2017|
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:15 PM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report|
biz.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:15 PM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Change in Directors or Princ|
biz.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:15 PM
|Rubicon Technology to Display Full Range of Optical and Industrial Sapphire Products at the 2017 Photonics West Trade Show|
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 8:10 PM
|[$$] Rubicon Technology Partners Invests in Gimmal|
www.wsj.com - January 27 at 1:58 AM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events|
biz.yahoo.com - January 26 at 2:43 AM
|EARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Rubicon Technology Inc. Q3 Earnings Report|
www.rttnews.com - November 10 at 10:16 AM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure,|
biz.yahoo.com - November 9 at 7:03 PM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers|
biz.yahoo.com - October 1 at 8:26 AM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and|
biz.yahoo.com - September 15 at 7:03 PM
|Rubicon Plans To Shut Down Malaysia Facility - Quick Facts|
www.rttnews.com - September 14 at 11:20 AM
|Rubicon Technology (RBCN) to Close Penang, Malaysia Facility|
www.streetinsider.com - September 14 at 11:20 AM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Costs Associated with Exit or Disposal Activities, Change in Directors o|
biz.yahoo.com - September 13 at 11:51 AM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Financials|
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 7:15 PM
|EARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Rubicon Technology Inc. Q2 Earnings Report|
www.rttnews.com - August 9 at 7:20 PM
|Paragon Technologies News Release|
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 7:53 PM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K/A, Change in Directors or Principal Officers|
biz.yahoo.com - June 30 at 4:37 PM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders|
biz.yahoo.com - June 30 at 4:32 PM
|Rubicon Technology (RBCN) Says Stockholders Overwhelmingly Reelect Incumbent Directors|
www.streetinsider.com - June 25 at 10:48 AM
|Stockholders Overwhelmingly Reelect Rubicon Technology’s Incumbent Directors|
www.businesswire.com - June 24 at 9:41 AM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial State|
biz.yahoo.com - June 1 at 6:05 AM
|EARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Rubicon Technology Inc. Q1 Earnings Report|
www.rttnews.com - May 12 at 10:10 AM
|Q1 2016 Rubicon Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close|
biz.yahoo.com - May 10 at 7:07 AM
|Paragon Technologies Initiates Proxy Contest at Rubicon Technology, Inc. - Business Wire (press release)|
www.businesswire.com - April 23 at 9:59 AM
|RUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or St|
biz.yahoo.com - April 20 at 6:05 AM
|Rubicon Technology Will Report Results of Fourth Quarter 2015 Operations on February 24, 2016|
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 5:38 PM
Rubicon Technology (RBCN) Chart for Saturday, May, 27, 2017