Nanometrics Incorporated (NANO)

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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
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Description:
Nanometrics Incorporated provides high-performance process control metrology and inspection systems used primarily in the fabrication of integrated circuits, high-brightness LEDs, discrete components, and data storage devices in the United States, Japan, South Korea, and internationally. It offers automated metrology systems that provide optical critical dimension, thin film metrology, and wafer stress for transistor and interconnect metrology applications; and the Lynx cluster metrology platform for use in wafer metrology applications, including optical critical dimension, overlay, and thin film process control. The company's automated and integrated systems are also used in various process control applications, including dimension and film thickness measurement, device topography, defect inspection, and overlay registration, as well as used in the analysis of other film properties, such as optical, electrical, and material characteristics. Its process control solutions are deployed in the fabrication process from front-end-of-line substrate manufacturing to high-volume production of semiconductors and other devices, and to wafer-scale packaging applications. The company sells its metrology and inspection systems directly and through original equipment manufacturer channels to semiconductor manufacturers and equipment suppliers, and producers of high-brightness-LEDs, solar photovoltaics, data storage devices, silicon wafers, and photomasks. Nanometrics Incorporated was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.
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Quinn Bolton Needham & Company Buy   Jun 25, '19     42.00  Jun 25, '20  N/A 
Mark Miller Noble Financial Capital Mkts Buy   Jun 25, '19     39.00  Jun 25, '20  N/A 
Craig Ellis B. Riley & Company, Inc. Buy   Jun 18, '19     41.00  Jun 18, '20  N/A 
Mark Miller Noble Financial Capital Mkts Buy   Feb 06, '19     36.00  Feb 06, '20  N/A 
Mark Miller Noble Financial Capital Mkts Buy   Oct 05, '18     43.00  Oct 05, '19  N/A 
Mark Miller Noble Financial Capital Mkts Buy   Aug 01, '18     43.00  Aug 01, '19  N/A 
Mark Miller Noble Financial Capital Mkts Buy   Feb 07, '18     33.00  Feb 07, '19  N/A 
Mark Miller Noble Financial Capital Mkts Buy   Oct 13, '17     34.00  Oct 13, '18  N/A 
Thomas Diffely D. A. Davidson & Co. Buy   Oct 13, '17       Oct 13, '18  N/A 
Mark Miller Noble Financial Capital Mkts Buy   Aug 02, '17     34.00  Aug 02, '18  N/A 
Patrick Ho Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Jun 27, '16     25.00  Jun 27, '17  N/A 
Thomas Diffely D. A. Davidson & Co. Buy   Aug 10, '15   14.79  21.00  Aug 10, '16  41.99% 
Patrick Ho Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Feb 23, '15   17.75  21.00  Feb 23, '16  -25.46% 
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Weston Twigg Pacific Crest Securities Buy   Oct 30, '13   18.68    Oct 30, '14  -29.01% 
Auguste Gus Richard Piper Jaffray Buy   Sep 09, '13   15.32    Sep 09, '14  6.59% 
Christopher Blansett JPMorgan Buy   Oct 30, '12     16.00  Oct 30, '13  N/A 
Thomas Diffely D. A. Davidson & Co. Buy   Jul 16, '12   14.29    Jul 16, '13  7.56% 
Patrick Ho Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Nov 21, '11   16.47  22.00  Nov 21, '12  -14.27% 
Patrick Ho Stifel Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Buy   Aug 10, '11   15.21  22.00  Aug 10, '12  0.92%