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Veeco Instruments (VECO) Competitors

$33.27
-0.38 (-1.13%)
(As of 10:57 AM ET)

VECO vs. ERII, ACLS, ACMR, VRNT, PLUS, UCTT, AMBA, CALX, WB, and PD

Should you be buying Veeco Instruments stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Veeco Instruments include Energy Recovery (ERII), Axcelis Technologies (ACLS), ACM Research (ACMR), Verint Systems (VRNT), ePlus (PLUS), Ultra Clean (UCTT), Ambarella (AMBA), Calix (CALX), Weibo (WB), and PagerDuty (PD).

Veeco Instruments vs.

Veeco Instruments (NASDAQ:VECO) and Energy Recovery (NASDAQ:ERII) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, community ranking, valuation, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, media sentiment and analyst recommendations.

Veeco Instruments presently has a consensus target price of $36.57, suggesting a potential upside of 8.39%. Energy Recovery has a consensus target price of $25.33, suggesting a potential upside of 84.11%. Given Energy Recovery's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Energy Recovery is more favorable than Veeco Instruments.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Veeco Instruments
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.67
Energy Recovery
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

In the previous week, Veeco Instruments and Veeco Instruments both had 4 articles in the media. Veeco Instruments' average media sentiment score of 0.42 beat Energy Recovery's score of 0.31 indicating that Veeco Instruments is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Veeco Instruments
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Energy Recovery
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

98.5% of Veeco Instruments shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 83.6% of Energy Recovery shares are held by institutional investors. 2.4% of Veeco Instruments shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 4.7% of Energy Recovery shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Veeco Instruments received 111 more outperform votes than Energy Recovery when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 59.93% of users gave Energy Recovery an outperform vote while only 54.75% of users gave Veeco Instruments an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Veeco InstrumentsOutperform Votes
461
54.75%
Underperform Votes
381
45.25%
Energy RecoveryOutperform Votes
350
59.93%
Underperform Votes
234
40.07%

Energy Recovery has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Veeco Instruments. Veeco Instruments is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Energy Recovery, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Veeco Instruments$666.43M2.81-$30.37M-$0.65-51.18
Energy Recovery$128.35M6.10$21.50M$0.3737.08

Veeco Instruments has a beta of 1.2, indicating that its stock price is 20% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Energy Recovery has a beta of 1.27, indicating that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Energy Recovery has a net margin of 16.75% compared to Veeco Instruments' net margin of -4.56%. Energy Recovery's return on equity of 11.99% beat Veeco Instruments' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Veeco Instruments-4.56% 11.10% 5.73%
Energy Recovery 16.75%11.99%10.44%

Summary

Energy Recovery beats Veeco Instruments on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding VECO and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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VECO vs. The Competition

MetricVeeco InstrumentsSpecial industry machinery IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$1.87B$25.04B$19.00B$7.40B
Dividend YieldN/A1.35%2.76%4.01%
P/E Ratio-51.1816.41226.8714.66
Price / Sales2.813.27531.5190.70
Price / Cash20.4918.8127.5234.82
Price / Book2.794.056.304.18
Net Income-$30.37M$654.93M$630.51M$214.28M
7 Day Performance-7.61%-4.52%-2.80%-3.23%
1 Month Performance-1.68%-4.72%-3.91%-3.70%
1 Year Performance75.47%8.73%14.07%3.71%

Veeco Instruments Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
ERII
Energy Recovery
4.6358 of 5 stars
$14.83
+0.7%
$25.33
+70.8%
-42.8%$846.50M$128.35M40.08269News Coverage
ACLS
Axcelis Technologies
4.523 of 5 stars
$108.90
+4.0%
$189.00
+73.6%
-23.8%$3.55B$1.13B14.661,704
ACMR
ACM Research
3.4711 of 5 stars
$29.76
-4.6%
$31.88
+7.1%
+163.8%$1.67B$557.72M25.441,590
VRNT
Verint Systems
4.405 of 5 stars
$33.05
+4.2%
$35.20
+6.5%
-24.1%$2.08B$910.39M113.973,700Insider Selling
News Coverage
PLUS
ePlus
3.1026 of 5 stars
$78.47
+0.9%
$76.50
-2.5%
+49.3%$2.09B$2.16B16.551,754Positive News
UCTT
Ultra Clean
2.578 of 5 stars
$47.22
+2.3%
$52.33
+10.8%
+35.5%$2.11B$1.73B-68.437,184Positive News
AMBA
Ambarella
2.0783 of 5 stars
$50.22
+3.8%
$71.75
+42.9%
-37.9%$2.06B$226.47M-11.84937Analyst Report
CALX
Calix
3.4035 of 5 stars
$32.54
+2.4%
$54.60
+67.8%
-39.5%$2.13B$1.04B72.311,760Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
WB
Weibo
3.8808 of 5 stars
$9.10
+3.6%
$11.98
+31.6%
-53.2%$2.13B$1.76B6.415,935Positive News
PD
PagerDuty
3.9119 of 5 stars
$23.17
+2.7%
$27.25
+17.6%
-39.4%$2.15B$430.70M-26.331,182Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:VECO) was last updated on 4/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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