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Veeco Instruments Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.17 (+0.80 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $21.50
50-Day Range
MA: $20.57
52-Week Range
Now: $21.50
Volume371,251 shs
Average Volume411,839 shs
Market Capitalization$1.07 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Veeco Instruments Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, sells, and supports semiconductor and thin film process equipment primarily to make electronic devices worldwide. It offers ion beam deposition and etch systems, laser annealing systems, metal organic chemical vapor deposition systems, packaging lithography equipment; single wafer wet etch and clean systems; molecular beam epitaxy systems; and atomic layer deposition and other deposition systems. The company sells its process equipment systems for use in the production of a range of microelectronic components, including radio frequency filters and amplifiers, power electronics, thin film magnetic heads, laser diodes, 3D NAND, DRAM, logic, mini-and micro-LEDs, micro-electro mechanical systems, and other semiconductor devices, as well as research centers and universities. Veeco Instruments Inc. was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Plainview, New York.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Special industry machinery, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:VECO
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$419.35 million
Cash Flow$0.38 per share
Book Value$7.66 per share


Net Income$-78,730,000.00


Market Cap$1.07 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.41 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

407th out of 1,528 stocks

Special Industry Machinery, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

8th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.17 (+0.80 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Veeco Instruments (NASDAQ:VECO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Veeco Instruments a buy right now?

6 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Veeco Instruments in the last twelve months. There are currently 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Veeco Instruments stock.
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When is Veeco Instruments' next earnings date?

Veeco Instruments is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How were Veeco Instruments' earnings last quarter?

Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 11th. The semiconductor company reported $0.30 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.05. Veeco Instruments had a negative net margin of 9.61% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.05%.
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How has Veeco Instruments' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Veeco Instruments' stock was trading at $11.66 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, VECO stock has increased by 84.4% and is now trading at $21.50.
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What guidance has Veeco Instruments issued on next quarter's earnings?

Veeco Instruments issued an update on its first quarter 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 11th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 0.12-0.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.23. The company issued revenue guidance of $115-135 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $119.57 million.

What price target have analysts set for VECO?

6 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Veeco Instruments' shares. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Veeco Instruments' stock price to reach $20.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.7%.
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Who are Veeco Instruments' key executives?

Veeco Instruments' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. William John Miller, CEO & Director (Age 53, Pay $593.04k)
  • Mr. John P. Kiernan, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 59, Pay $334.89k)
  • Mr. Mark Harris, Sr. VP of Global Operations
  • Mr. Ajit Paranjpe, Chief Technology Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Robert W. Bradshaw, Chief Admin. Officer
  • Anthony Bencivenga, Head of Investor Relations
  • Kirk Mackey, VP, Head of Legal & Sec.
  • Mr. Scott Kroeger, Chief Marketing Officer
  • William McCarthy, VP of Global Sales
  • Ms. Susan Wilkerson, Sr. VP of Global Sales & Services

What is William J. Miller's approval rating as Veeco Instruments' CEO?

10 employees have rated Veeco Instruments CEO William J. Miller on Glassdoor.com. William J. Miller has an approval rating of 95% among Veeco Instruments' employees. This puts William J. Miller in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Veeco Instruments' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Veeco Instruments own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Veeco Instruments investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Energy Transfer (ET), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), FireEye (FEYE), AbbVie (ABBV), salesforce.com (CRM) and Ford Motor (F).

What is Veeco Instruments' stock symbol?

Veeco Instruments trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VECO."

Who are Veeco Instruments' major shareholders?

Veeco Instruments' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.30%), Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY (5.51%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.13%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (2.69%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (2.20%) and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (2.12%).
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Which major investors are selling Veeco Instruments stock?

VECO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, River & Mercantile Asset Management LLP, Squarepoint Ops LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., and Engineers Gate Manager LP.
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Which major investors are buying Veeco Instruments stock?

VECO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY, Yiheng Capital Management L.P., First Trust Advisors LP, Royce & Associates LP, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, Citigroup Inc., and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company .
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How do I buy shares of Veeco Instruments?

Shares of VECO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Veeco Instruments' stock price today?

One share of VECO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.50.

How much money does Veeco Instruments make?

Veeco Instruments has a market capitalization of $1.07 billion and generates $419.35 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $-78,730,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.35) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Veeco Instruments have?

Veeco Instruments employs 954 workers across the globe.

What is Veeco Instruments' official website?

The official website for Veeco Instruments is www.veeco.com.

Where are Veeco Instruments' headquarters?

Veeco Instruments is headquartered at Terminal Drive, Plainview NY, 11803.

How can I contact Veeco Instruments?

Veeco Instruments' mailing address is Terminal Drive, Plainview NY, 11803. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 516-677-0200 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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