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Company Overview and News

Weekly Insider Trading, Aug 14

2018-08-15 seekingalpha - 2
VECO - highly competitive industry and beaten-down stock but insiders who sold high are now buying low.

Veeco Hit Hard As LED Orders Disappear

2018-08-14 seekingalpha - 1
Veeco enjoyed a good run of MOCVD orders from LED manufacturers, but orders have shrunk significantly, leading to a big downward revision in near-term revenue expectations.

Veeco Instruments (VECO) Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-08-02 seekingalpha - 1
Good day, and welcome to the Veeco Instruments Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Mr. Anthony Bencivenga, Head of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, sir.

VECO / Veeco Instruments, Inc. 8-K (Current Report)


Intuitive Appoints Don Kania, Ph.D. to its Board of Directors

2018-08-01 globenewswire - 1
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (Nasdaq:ISRG), the pioneer and a global technology leader in robotic-assisted, minimally invasive surgery, today announced the appointment of Don Kania, Ph.D. to its board of directors, effective July 31, 2018.

Veeco Announces Updated Time for Second Quarter 2018 Financial Results and Conference Call

2018-07-18 globenewswire
PLAINVIEW, N.Y., July 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) announced that its second quarter 2018 financial results will be released on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 7:30am ET. The company will host a conference call to review these results starting at 8:30am ET that day. The conference call was originally scheduled for later that day.

Edmund Optics® Enhances Precision Optical Coating Competency With Veeco Ion Beam Sputtering System

2018-06-28 globenewswire
BARRINGTON, N.J. and PLAINVIEW, N.Y., June 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Edmund Optics®, the world’s leading supplier of optical components, has ordered the SPECTOR® Ion Beam Sputtering System from Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq:VECO). The new capability is in support of Edmund Optics’ expanding portfolio of high quality laser optics for infrared, visible, and ultraviolet systems. Edmund Optics’ growing presence in the laser optics landscape builds on the company’s long history as a supplier of high quality imaging and photonics components.

Delft University of Technology Orders Veeco ALD System for Researching Materials for Energy Storage Solutions

2018-06-26 globenewswire
PLAINVIEW, N.Y., June 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq:VECO) today announced that the Materials for Energy Conversion and Storage Group (MECS) at Delft University of Technology has ordered its Fiji® F200™ Plasma-Enhanced Atomic Layer Deposition (PE-ALD) system. Based in The Netherlands, MECS selected the Veeco tool for its superior performance for research on state-of-the-art materials for renewables, storage and advanced energy solutions.

Time to Invest in MKS Instruments (MKSI) Stock: Here's Why

2018-06-13 zacks
MKS Instruments, Inc. (MKSI - Free Report) , in our opinion, is a solid choice for investors seeking exposure in the electronics space. The stock, with roughly $5.6-billion market capitalization, was upgraded to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) on Jun 13. Its investment appeal is further accentuated by a VGM Score of A. MKS Instruments posted better-than-expected results in three of the last four quarters, while reporting in-line earnings in one, delivering an average positive earnings surprise of 4.

Will This Boom in Semi Chips Come to Grief Soon?

2018-05-31 zacks
Are the high returns available to investors in semiconductor companies over the last few years -- about to bring an end to the cycle -- by causing too many capital investment dollars to flow into this growth industry?

VECO / Veeco Instruments, Inc. SD

2018-05-29 - 2

Lumentum Selects Veeco’s K475i MOCVD System for Next-Generation Applications Including 3D Sensing, High-Speed Fiber-Optic Communications and Laser-Based Materials Processing

2018-05-22 globenewswire - 1
PLAINVIEW, N.Y., May 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq:VECO) announced that Lumentum Holdings Inc. has ordered the Veeco K475i™ Arsenide/Phosphide (As/P) Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) System for production of its advanced semiconductor components which address the 3D sensing, high-speed fiber-optic communications and laser-based materials processing end-markets.

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