NASDAQ:UCTT

Ultra Clean Competitors

$55.05
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Today's Range
$53.51
Now: $55.05
$55.45
50-Day Range
$42.47
MA: $52.34
$65.01
52-Week Range
$14.72
Now: $55.05
$65.33
Volume3.36 million shs
Average Volume647,518 shs
Market Capitalization$2.24 billion
P/E Ratio50.97
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.98

Competitors

Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) Vs. AMAT, LRCX, KLAC, ENTG, MKSI, and BRKS

Should you be buying UCTT stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "semiconductor equipment" are considered alternatives and competitors to Ultra Clean, including Applied Materials (AMAT), Lam Research (LRCX), KLA (KLAC), Entegris (ENTG), MKS Instruments (MKSI), and Brooks Automation (BRKS).

Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) and Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

78.8% of Applied Materials shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.9% of Ultra Clean shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Applied Materials shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Ultra Clean shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings for Applied Materials and Ultra Clean, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Applied Materials041902.83
Ultra Clean00503.00

Applied Materials presently has a consensus target price of $143.3750, suggesting a potential upside of 3.21%. Ultra Clean has a consensus target price of $49.80, suggesting a potential downside of 9.54%. Given Applied Materials' higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Applied Materials is more favorable than Ultra Clean.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Applied Materials and Ultra Clean's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Applied Materials$17.20 billion7.41$3.62 billion$4.1733.31
Ultra Clean$1.07 billion2.10$-9,400,000.00$0.9160.49

Applied Materials has higher revenue and earnings than Ultra Clean. Applied Materials is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ultra Clean, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Applied Materials and Ultra Clean's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Applied Materials21.04%40.65%18.07%
Ultra Clean3.40%18.22%8.21%

Volatility and Risk

Applied Materials has a beta of 1.48, meaning that its share price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ultra Clean has a beta of 1.98, meaning that its share price is 98% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Applied Materials beats Ultra Clean on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX) and Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

84.0% of Lam Research shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.9% of Ultra Clean shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Lam Research shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Ultra Clean shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings for Lam Research and Ultra Clean, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Lam Research041902.83
Ultra Clean00503.00

Lam Research presently has a consensus target price of $518.1304, suggesting a potential downside of 21.73%. Ultra Clean has a consensus target price of $49.80, suggesting a potential downside of 9.54%. Given Ultra Clean's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Ultra Clean is more favorable than Lam Research.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Lam Research and Ultra Clean's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lam Research$10.04 billion9.42$2.25 billion$15.9541.50
Ultra Clean$1.07 billion2.10$-9,400,000.00$0.9160.49

Lam Research has higher revenue and earnings than Ultra Clean. Lam Research is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ultra Clean, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Lam Research and Ultra Clean's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Lam Research23.60%55.82%20.06%
Ultra Clean3.40%18.22%8.21%

Volatility and Risk

Lam Research has a beta of 1.33, meaning that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ultra Clean has a beta of 1.98, meaning that its share price is 98% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Lam Research beats Ultra Clean on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

KLA (NASDAQ:KLAC) and Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends and analyst recommendations.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

88.7% of KLA shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.9% of Ultra Clean shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of KLA shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Ultra Clean shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings for KLA and Ultra Clean, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
KLA08802.50
Ultra Clean00503.00

KLA presently has a consensus target price of $282.9333, suggesting a potential downside of 19.81%. Ultra Clean has a consensus target price of $49.80, suggesting a potential downside of 9.54%. Given Ultra Clean's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Ultra Clean is more favorable than KLA.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares KLA and Ultra Clean's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
KLA$5.81 billion9.36$1.22 billion$10.3534.09
Ultra Clean$1.07 billion2.10$-9,400,000.00$0.9160.49

KLA has higher revenue and earnings than Ultra Clean. KLA is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ultra Clean, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

KLA has a beta of 1.26, meaning that its share price is 26% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ultra Clean has a beta of 1.98, meaning that its share price is 98% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares KLA and Ultra Clean's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
KLA21.76%65.49%18.66%
Ultra Clean3.40%18.22%8.21%

Summary

KLA beats Ultra Clean on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Entegris (NASDAQ:ENTG) and Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

98.4% of Entegris shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.9% of Ultra Clean shares are held by institutional investors. 1.7% of Entegris shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Ultra Clean shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Entegris and Ultra Clean, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Entegris02502.71
Ultra Clean00503.00

Entegris presently has a consensus target price of $100.7778, suggesting a potential downside of 17.02%. Ultra Clean has a consensus target price of $49.80, suggesting a potential downside of 9.54%. Given Ultra Clean's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Ultra Clean is more favorable than Entegris.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Entegris and Ultra Clean's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Entegris$1.59 billion10.32$254.86 million$1.9362.93
Ultra Clean$1.07 billion2.10$-9,400,000.00$0.9160.49

Entegris has higher revenue and earnings than Ultra Clean. Ultra Clean is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Entegris, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

Entegris has a beta of 1.33, meaning that its stock price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ultra Clean has a beta of 1.98, meaning that its stock price is 98% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Entegris and Ultra Clean's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Entegris15.03%26.54%12.06%
Ultra Clean3.40%18.22%8.21%

Summary

Entegris beats Ultra Clean on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI) and Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

94.0% of MKS Instruments shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.9% of Ultra Clean shares are held by institutional investors. 1.1% of MKS Instruments shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Ultra Clean shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for MKS Instruments and Ultra Clean, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
MKS Instruments02802.80
Ultra Clean00503.00

MKS Instruments presently has a consensus target price of $180.00, suggesting a potential downside of 5.99%. Ultra Clean has a consensus target price of $49.80, suggesting a potential downside of 9.54%. Given MKS Instruments' higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe MKS Instruments is more favorable than Ultra Clean.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares MKS Instruments and Ultra Clean's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
MKS Instruments$1.90 billion5.57$140.39 million$4.5242.36
Ultra Clean$1.07 billion2.10$-9,400,000.00$0.9160.49

MKS Instruments has higher revenue and earnings than Ultra Clean. MKS Instruments is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Ultra Clean, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

MKS Instruments has a beta of 1.6, meaning that its stock price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ultra Clean has a beta of 1.98, meaning that its stock price is 98% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares MKS Instruments and Ultra Clean's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
MKS Instruments12.78%16.49%9.74%
Ultra Clean3.40%18.22%8.21%

Summary

MKS Instruments beats Ultra Clean on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS) and Ultra Clean (NASDAQ:UCTT) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, analyst recommendations and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

95.3% of Brooks Automation shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 79.9% of Ultra Clean shares are held by institutional investors. 1.6% of Brooks Automation shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Ultra Clean shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Brooks Automation and Ultra Clean, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Brooks Automation02502.71
Ultra Clean00503.00

Brooks Automation presently has a consensus target price of $81.8750, suggesting a potential downside of 14.45%. Ultra Clean has a consensus target price of $49.80, suggesting a potential downside of 9.54%. Given Ultra Clean's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Ultra Clean is more favorable than Brooks Automation.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Brooks Automation and Ultra Clean's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Brooks Automation$897.27 million7.92$64.85 million$1.2675.95
Ultra Clean$1.07 billion2.10$-9,400,000.00$0.9160.49

Brooks Automation has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Ultra Clean. Ultra Clean is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Brooks Automation, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

Brooks Automation has a beta of 1.97, meaning that its stock price is 97% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Ultra Clean has a beta of 1.98, meaning that its stock price is 98% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Brooks Automation and Ultra Clean's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Brooks Automation7.23%7.95%6.13%
Ultra Clean3.40%18.22%8.21%

Summary

Ultra Clean beats Brooks Automation on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Ultra Clean Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Applied Materials logo
AMAT
Applied Materials
2.1$138.91-0.3%$127.47 billion$17.20 billion35.44Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Lam Research logo
LRCX
Lam Research
2.2$662.00-0.9%$94.61 billion$10.04 billion37.55
KLA logo
KLAC
KLA
2.2$352.85-0.3%$54.37 billion$5.81 billion42.93
Entegris logo
ENTG
Entegris
1.8$121.45-0.5%$16.43 billion$1.59 billion62.28Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
MKS Instruments logo
MKSI
MKS Instruments
2.1$191.46-1.9%$10.57 billion$1.90 billion38.22Unusual Options Activity
Brooks Automation logo
BRKS
Brooks Automation
1.9$95.70-2.8%$7.10 billion$897.27 million108.75
Amkor Technology logo
AMKR
Amkor Technology
1.9$25.05-2.0%$6.10 billion$4.05 billion19.57News Coverage
CMC Materials logo
CCMP
CMC Materials
1.6$192.98-1.9%$5.63 billion$1.12 billion39.95Analyst Upgrade
Advanced Energy Industries logo
AEIS
Advanced Energy Industries
1.8$118.45-0.1%$4.55 billion$788.95 million43.87Analyst Report
News Coverage
FormFactor logo
FORM
FormFactor
1.7$50.85-0.1%$3.95 billion$589.46 million51.36Analyst Report
Onto Innovation logo
ONTO
Onto Innovation
1.5$70.69-1.2%$3.46 billion$305.90 million-372.05Insider Selling
News Coverage
Cohu logo
COHU
Cohu
1.5$49.84-0.9%$2.40 billion$583.33 million-44.90News Coverage
Xperi logo
XPER
Xperi
1.6$22.33-1.2%$2.35 billion$280.07 million-38.50
Axcelis Technologies logo
ACLS
Axcelis Technologies
1.7$44.33-3.1%$1.50 billion$342.96 million33.33Gap Down
Veeco Instruments logo
VECO
Veeco Instruments
1.4$21.28-1.3%$1.06 billion$419.35 million-24.74
Photronics logo
PLAB
Photronics
1.6$13.04-1.2%$826.54 million$609.69 million24.60News Coverage
PDF Solutions logo
PDFS
PDF Solutions
1.6$18.73-1.6%$695.73 million$85.58 million-74.92
AXT logo
AXTI
AXT
1.7$12.41-0.5%$522.30 million$83.26 million-413.53Insider Selling
Rubicon Technology logo
RBCN
Rubicon Technology
0.5$10.73-4.3%$25.98 million$3.53 million-44.69Gap Down
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