Ultratech Company Profile (NASDAQ:UTEK)

About Ultratech

Ultratech logoUltratech, Inc. (Ultratech) develops, manufactures and markets photolithography, laser thermal processing and inspection equipment. The Company operates through the manufacture and distribution of capital equipment to manufacturers of integrated circuits and nanotechnology components segment. The Company serves manufacturers of semiconductor devices, including advanced packaging processes and various nanotechnology components, such as thin film head magnetic recording devices (thin film heads or TFHs), laser diodes, high-brightness light emitting diodes (HBLEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition systems (ALD). The Company supplies step-and-repeat photolithography systems based on one-to-one (1X) imaging technology to customers located throughout North America, Europe and Asia. It offers over two different series of 1X lithography systems for use in the semiconductor fabrication process. The Company offers a family of laser-based thermal annealing tools built on its Unity Platform.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: UTEK
  • CUSIP: 90403410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $28.76
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $26.17
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $24.10
  • 52-Week Range: $26,950,000.00 - $18.81
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 70.15
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.92
  • P/E Growth: 2.36
  • Market Cap: $775.08M
  • Outstanding Shares: 26,950,000
  • Beta: 0.34
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.79%
  • Return on Equity: 4.31%
  • Return on Assets: 3.77%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 10.03%
  • Quick Ratio: 8.70%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $27.05 (5.96% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/7/2017B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$28.50View Rating Details
2/3/2017Benchmark Co.DowngradeBuy -> Hold$28.64View Rating Details
4/21/2016DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$24.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$17.00View Rating Details
10/13/2015Stifel NicolausDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/2/2017        
2/2/2017Q416$0.24$0.31$49.36 million$51.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/20/2016Q316$0.29$0.29$51.42 million$48.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2016Q216$0.22$0.23$48.56 million$48.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116($0.04)$0.10$39.10 million$45.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415($0.18)($0.14)$33.75 million$28.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2015Q315($0.15)($0.05)$35.65 million$33.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215($0.01)$0.06$44.55 million$45.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115($0.17)($0.06)$38.60 million$41.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.01($0.06)$45.03 million$48.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.00($0.23)$46.10 million$33.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/17/2014Q214($0.09)($0.14)$39.60 million$36.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114($0.23)($0.25)$33.05 million$31.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413($0.31)$0.51$28.05 million$24.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.04($0.28)$42.80 million$29.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.04$0.03$44.56 million$42.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013$0.49$0.48$65.29 million$60.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2013Q4 2012$0.47$0.48$62.58 million$65.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012$0.42$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$0.39$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012$0.28$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.41$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011$0.38$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011$0.35$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011$0.27$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.24$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.22 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.52 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20162$0.04$0.09$0.07
Q3 20163($0.01)$0.13$0.05
Q4 20162$0.08$0.10$0.09
Q1 20172$0.03$0.04$0.04
Q2 20172$0.10$0.12$0.11
Q3 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q4 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 5.92%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 92.68%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/27/2016Arthur W. ZafiropouloChairmanSell21,081$21.86$460,830.66View SEC Filing  
10/26/2016Arthur W. ZafiropouloChairmanSell58,919$21.79$1,283,845.01View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Dave GhoshInsiderSell1,900$24.98$47,462.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Arthur W. ZafiropouloChairmanSell18,789$24.02$451,311.78View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Arthur W. ZafiropouloChairmanSell63,519$24.30$1,543,511.70View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Bruce R. WrightCFOSell20,000$24.44$488,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/27/2016Tammy Denice LandonSVPSell10,186$25.08$255,464.88View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Carlson Capital L PMajor ShareholderSell810,000$24.52$19,861,200.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Dave GhoshInsiderSell5,000$25.03$125,150.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2016Carlson Capital L PMajor ShareholderSell79,312$25.33$2,008,972.96View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Carlson Capital L PMajor ShareholderBuy87,935$15.66$1,377,062.10View SEC Filing  
10/29/2015Carlson Capital L PMajor ShareholderBuy86,537$15.68$1,356,900.16View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Bruce R WrightCFOSell20,000$20.60$412,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Bruce R WrightCFOSell32,918$19.02$626,100.36View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Dennis R RaneyDirectorSell10,000$25.40$254,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014Bruce R WrightCFOSell6,000$25.51$153,060.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Rick TimminsDirectorSell8,000$25.29$202,320.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Arthur W ZafiropouloCEOSell100,000$40.36$4,036,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/5/2013Nicholas KonidarisDirectorSell7,686$40.44$310,821.84View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Dennis R RaneyDirectorSell8,000$39.83$318,640.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
DateHeadline
thestreet.com logoVeeco Instruments-Ultratech Would Be a 'Dream' Merger (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.thestreet.com - February 17 at 5:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUltratech Receives Large, Repeat Multiple System Order For Leading-Edge, Fan-Out Wafer-Level Packaging Applications (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo8:33 am Ultratech receives a repeat, multiple-system order from a leading semiconductor manufacturer for its advanced packaging AP300 lithography systems; financial details not disclosed (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan Ultratech (UTEK) Run Higher on Strong Earnings Estimate Revisions? (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 5:46 AM
News IconNASDAQ:UTEK Investor Alert: Investigation over Acquisition of Ultratech, Inc. (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.groundreport.com - February 15 at 6:49 AM
thestreet.com logoNew Crop of Activist Investors is on the Hunt (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.thestreet.com - February 13 at 10:40 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Ultratech, Inc. And Encourages Shareholders To Contact The Firm For Additional Information (NASDAQ:UTEK)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 12 at 5:37 AM
thestreet.com logoThere Is a Wave of First-Time Activist Investors Descending on Corporate America (NASDAQ:UTEK)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 12 at 5:37 AM
thestreet.com logoMeet the New Wave of Insurgents (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.thestreet.com - February 11 at 6:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Ultratech (UTEK) Stock Might be a Great Pick (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 6:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRM LAW Announces Investigation of Ultratech, Inc. (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 3:47 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation … (NASDAQ:UTEK)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 12:34 AM
capitalcube.com logoUltratech, Inc. :UTEK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 6, 2017 (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.capitalcube.com - February 7 at 12:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoULTRATECH INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Ultratech, Inc. (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 12:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Ultratech, Inc. is Fair to Shareholders -- UTEK (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 12:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Ultratech, Inc. And Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm For Additional Information (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 12:34 AM
rttnews.com logoUltratech Inc. (UTEK) Jumped To A New High After Bought By Veeco Instruments (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.rttnews.com - February 4 at 6:03 AM
News IconUltratech, Inc. (UTEK) Sees Strong Trading Volume on Strong Earnings (NASDAQ:UTEK)
latribunadecanarias.com - February 4 at 6:03 AM
News IconThe Swiss National Bank Has $951000 Stake in Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK) (NASDAQ:UTEK)
mlbinjurynews.com - February 4 at 6:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUltratech downgraded by The Benchmark Company (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 4 at 6:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoULTRATECH, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe Investigates Sale to Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 4 at 6:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Into Whether the Sale of Ultratech, Inc. is Fair to Shareholders -- UTEK (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 4 at 6:03 AM
capitalcube.com logoUltratech, Inc. :UTEK-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 3, 2017 (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.capitalcube.com - February 4 at 6:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRobbins Arroyo LLP: Acquisition of Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK) by Veeco Instruments Inc. (VECO) May Not Be in Shareholders' Best Interests (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 4 at 6:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces an Investigation of The Board of Directors of Ultratech, Inc. -UTEK (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 4 at 6:03 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Ultratech Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:UTEK)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:33 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoVeeco Enters into Agreement to Acquire Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:33 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo9:01 am Ultratech to be acquired by Veeco Instruments (VECO (NASDAQ:UTEK)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:33 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoUltratech Announces Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2016 Results (NASDAQ:UTEK)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:33 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoUltratech beats Street 4Q forecasts (NASDAQ:UTEK)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:33 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoULTRATECH, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout (NASDAQ:UTEK)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:33 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Ultratech, Inc. is Fair to Shareholders - UTEK (NASDAQ:UTEK)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Ultratech, Inc. (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:33 AM
News IconSADIF Analytics releases new summary due diligence report for Ultratech Inc ($UTEK). (NASDAQ:UTEK)
reports.pr-inside.com - February 1 at 7:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUltratech to Release Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Results on February 2, 2017 (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - January 13 at 3:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUltratech to Present at Needham Growth Conference on January 10, 2017 (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 5:55 PM
News IconTalks on Ukraine produce no visible results (NASDAQ:UTEK)
seputarkita.info - December 9 at 2:25 AM
News IconHedge Funds Are Piling Into Ultratech, Inc. (UTEK): What’s Behind The 55% Surge in Ownership? (NASDAQ:UTEK)
feedproxy.google.com - December 8 at 1:25 PM
News IconUC Berkeley invest in Ultratech CNT Plasma ALD for Ferroelectric High-k materials research (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.blog.baldengineering.com - December 7 at 9:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUniversity of California, Berkeley Places Order For Plasma Enhanced Atomic Layer Deposition (PEALD) System … (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 8:03 PM
News IconUltratech-CNT's New Fiji G2 PEALD System chosen by White House-honored scientist for novel ferroelectric materials research (NASDAQ:UTEK)
itbusinessnet.com - December 6 at 8:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUniversity of California, Berkeley Places Order For Plasma Enhanced Atomic Layer Deposition (PEALD) System From Ultratech Cambridge Nanotech For Research Activities (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 11:33 AM
capitalcube.com logoUltratech, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:UTEK) : December 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.capitalcube.com - December 5 at 3:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoUltratech, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UTEK-US : December 2, 2016 (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.capitalcube.com - December 2 at 10:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUltratech Announces Participation in Midtown CAP Investor Summit on December 8 (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 7:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAccess denied and insults; U.S. mutual funds get taste of activist life (NASDAQ:UTEK)
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 8:27 PM
News IconInfluential Insiders at Well-Known Freight Trucking Company and Ultratech Inc. (UTEK) Discard Shares, Plus Insider Buying at Other Companies (NASDAQ:UTEK)
feedproxy.google.com - October 31 at 2:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Ultratech, Inc. : October 28, 2016 (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.capitalcube.com - October 28 at 7:44 PM
capitalcube.com logoUltratech, Inc. :UTEK-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.capitalcube.com - October 26 at 11:43 AM
businesswire.com logoUltratech Announces Third Quarter 2016 Results (NASDAQ:UTEK)
www.businesswire.com - October 22 at 11:32 AM

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What is Ultratech's stock symbol?

Ultratech trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "UTEK."

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

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Ultratech's stock. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $28.64. On average, they expect Ultratech's stock price to reach $27.05 in the next twelve months.

When will Ultratech announce their earnings?

Ultratech is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 2nd 2017.

Who owns Ultratech stock?

Ultratech's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (7.24%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.48%), State Street Corp (1.93%), Sicart Associates LLC (0.71%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.45%) and Teton Advisors Inc. (0.45%). Company insiders that own Ultratech stock include Arthur W Zafiropoulo, Bruce R Wright, Carlson Capital L P, Dave Ghosh and Tammy Denice Landon.

Who sold Ultratech stock? Who is selling Ultratech stock?

Ultratech's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Employees Retirement System of Texas, Two Sigma Investments LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP and Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC. Company insiders that have sold Ultratech stock in the last year include Arthur W Zafiropoulo, Bruce R Wright, Carlson Capital L P, Dave Ghosh and Tammy Denice Landon.

Who bought Ultratech stock? Who is buying Ultratech stock?

Ultratech's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sicart Associates LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, State Street Corp and Menta Capital LLC.

How do I buy Ultratech stock?

Shares of Ultratech 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 Ultratech stock cost?

One share of Ultratech stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.76.

Ultratech (NASDAQ:UTEK) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff