Rubicon Technology Company Profile (NASDAQ:RBCN)

About Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)

Rubicon Technology logoRubicon 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: Semiconductors
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:RBCN
  • CUSIP: 78112T10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $22.34 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,724,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $8.28
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $7.30
  • 52 Week Range: $0.46 - $10.45
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.0000
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $14.13 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.57
  • Book Value: $14.80 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.55
  • EBITDA: ($23,280,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -410.60%
  • Return on Equity: -77.35%
  • Return on Assets: -73.06%
  • Current Ratio: 19.73%
  • Quick Ratio: 17.47%
  • Average Volume: 7,660 shs.
  • Beta: 0.8
  • Short Ratio: 10.4

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?

Shares of Rubicon Technology reverse split before market open on 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 market closes 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) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 9th. The company reported ($3.10) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($2.80) by $0.30. The firm had revenue of $3.54 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.42 million. Rubicon Technology had a negative net margin of 410.60% and a negative return on equity of 77.35%. Rubicon Technology's revenue was down 50.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned ($3.30) earnings per share. View Rubicon Technology's Earnings History.

Who are some of Rubicon Technology's key competitors?

Who are Rubicon Technology's key executives?

Rubicon Technology's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Don N. Aquilano, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Timothy E. Brog, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Mardel A. Graffy, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary
  • Christine Richardson Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer
  • Donald R. Caldwell CPA, Independent Director
  • Michael E. Mikolajczyk, Independent Director
  • Raymond J. Spencer, Independent Director
  • Susan M. Westphal, Independent Director

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.

What is Rubicon Technology's stock price today?

One share of Rubicon Technology stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.17.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ RBCN)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  128 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  242 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  370
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rubicon Technology 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 Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Price Target History for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Analysts' Ratings History for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/11/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$7.50N/AView Rating Details
11/10/2015Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Earnings by Quarter for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Earnings History by Quarter for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ RBCN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/9/2016Q2($2.80)($3.10)$4.42 million$3.54 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q116($2.40)($2.80)$4.65 million$4.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415($3.00)($3.80)$2.36 million$2.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315($2.70)($2.90)$7.08 million$5.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215($2.80)($3.30)$11.63 million$7.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115($3.30)($3.20)$8.80 million$8.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414($4.00)($3.60)$8.05 million$8.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314($4.10)($3.60)$9.30 million$8.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214($4.20)($3.90)$14.40 million$14.47 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114($3.30)($4.30)$12.95 million$14.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413($2.30)($2.20)$11.22 million$11.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q313($2.20)($2.60)$10.88 million$11.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q2 2013($2.10)($2.60)$10.82 million$10.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013($1.10)($1.50)$7.93 million$8.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012($0.40)($0.50)$20.09 million$20.09 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2012Q312($0.30)$0.10$19.95 million$19.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012($1.20)($0.60)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012($1.50)($1.50)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.80$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011$2.60$3.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$5.40$5.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$6.60$8.00ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2011$5.00$6.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)

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Dividend History for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 12.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 37.03%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/31/2015Michael E. MikolajczykDirectorBuy80,000$1.20$96,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014Donald CaldwellDirectorSell2,500,000$12.42$31,050,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2013Donald R CaldwellDirectorSell381,681$6.32$2,412,223.92View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
Latest Headlines for Rubicon Technology (NASDAQ:RBCN)
DateHeadline logoRogers Corporation (ROG) and Rubicon Technology (RBCN) Head to Head Review - October 20 at 2:28 AM logoETFs with exposure to Rubicon Technology, Inc. : October 16, 2017 - October 17 at 6:37 AM logoRubicon Technology, Inc. (RBCN) Downgraded to Sell at ValuEngine - October 8 at 3:32 PM logoETFs with exposure to Rubicon Technology, Inc. : October 2, 2017 - October 3 at 11:29 AM logoComparing Rubicon Technology (RBCN) and Its Peers - September 27 at 8:34 AM logoReviewing Rubicon Technology (RBCN) & its Peers - September 12 at 12:30 PM logoETFs with exposure to Rubicon Technology, Inc. : September 1, 2017 - September 1 at 7:51 AM logoRubicon Technology, Inc. :RBCN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 25, 2017 - August 26 at 8:42 AM logoHead-To-Head Survey: Sequans Communications (SQNS) vs. Rubicon Technology (RBCN) - August 22 at 2:22 PM logoRubicon Technology (RBCN) Announces Reverse Stock Split - May 4 at 7:40 PM logoRubicon Tech: 40% Upside Minimum On Divestiture Story - March 31 at 1:12 AM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 16 at 8:15 PM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Change in Directors or Princ - March 16 at 8:15 PM logo[$$] Rubicon Technology Partners Invests in Gimmal - January 27 at 1:58 AM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - January 26 at 2:43 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Rubicon Technology Inc. Q3 Earnings Report - November 10 at 10:16 AM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, - November 9 at 7:03 PM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - October 1 at 8:26 AM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and - September 15 at 7:03 PM logoRubicon Plans To Shut Down Malaysia Facility - Quick Facts - September 14 at 11:20 AM logoRubicon Technology (RBCN) to Close Penang, Malaysia Facility - September 14 at 11:20 AM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Costs Associated with Exit or Disposal Activities, Change in Directors o - September 13 at 11:51 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Rubicon Technology Inc. Q2 Earnings Report - August 9 at 7:20 PM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K/A, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - June 30 at 4:37 PM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders - June 30 at 4:32 PM logoRubicon Technology (RBCN) Says Stockholders Overwhelmingly Reelect Incumbent Directors - June 25 at 10:48 AM logoStockholders Overwhelmingly Reelect Rubicon Technology’s Incumbent Directors - June 24 at 9:41 AM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Other Events, Financial State - June 1 at 6:05 AM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Rubicon Technology Inc. Q1 Earnings Report - May 12 at 10:10 AM logoQ1 2016 Rubicon Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close - May 10 at 7:07 AM logoParagon Technologies Initiates Proxy Contest at Rubicon Technology, Inc. - Business Wire (press release) - April 23 at 9:59 AM logoRUBICON TECHNOLOGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Notice of Delisting or Failure to Satisfy a Continued Listing Rule or St - April 20 at 6:05 AM



Rubicon Technology (RBCN) Chart for Saturday, October, 21, 2017

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