Veeco Instruments Inc. (VECO): Price and Financial Metrics

Veeco Instruments Inc. (VECO): $20.77

-0.34 (-1.61%)

POWR Rating

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  • Momentum is the dimension where VECO ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 91.09% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for VECO is in Quality, which has been heading up over the past 178 days.
  • VECO's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 13.94% of US stocks).

VECO Stock Summary

  • VECO's current price/earnings ratio is 6.46, which is higher than only 17.61% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • Of note is the ratio of VEECO INSTRUMENTS INC's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 21.93% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The volatility of VEECO INSTRUMENTS INC's share price is greater than that of just 16.21% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to VECO, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are SENS, VRAR, BAND, NVMI, and ACMR.
  • Visit VECO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

VECO Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, VECO's price/sales ratio is 29.17% lower, now standing at 1.7.
  • VECO's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for VECO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
VECO 2023-03-14 1.7 1.9 6.6 19.9
VECO 2023-03-13 1.6 1.8 6.3 19.4
VECO 2023-03-10 1.7 1.9 6.4 19.7
VECO 2023-03-09 1.7 1.9 6.6 20.0
VECO 2023-03-08 1.7 1.9 6.5 19.8
VECO 2023-03-07 1.6 1.8 6.4 19.5

VECO Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year price growth rate is now at -64.89%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 42.76%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -21.27%.
Over the past 67 months, VECO's revenue has gone up $296,485,000.

The table below shows VECO's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 645.31 92.467 46.229
2022-06-30 623.643 75.182 40.181
2022-03-31 605.988 82.045 36.874
2021-12-31 583.277 67.742 26.038
2021-09-30 569.251 66.079 17.734
2021-06-30 531.083 46.2 9.321

VECO's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • VECO has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 33.62% of graded US stocks.
  • VECO's asset turnover comes in at 0.573 -- ranking 73rd of 104 Machinery stocks.
  • AQUA, GHM, and BKR are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with VECO.

The table below shows VECO's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.573 0.416 0.048
2021-03-31 0.537 0.420 0.029
2020-12-31 0.521 0.428 0.024
2020-09-30 0.503 0.426 -0.026
2020-06-30 0.504 0.413 -0.047
2020-03-31 0.501 0.400 -0.061

VECO Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of VECO, see our VECO price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $28.67 Average Broker Recommendation 1.42 (Moderate Buy)

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VECO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $20.77 52-week high $29.54
Prev. close $21.11 52-week low $16.11
Day low $20.69 Volume 267,000
Day high $21.50 Avg. volume 457,998
50-day MA $20.69 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $19.93 Market Cap 1.07B

Veeco Instruments Inc. (VECO) Company Bio

Veeco Instruments designs, manufactures, and markets thin film equipment to make light emitting diodes, power electronics, wireless devices, hard disk drives, and semiconductors worldwide. The company was founded in 1945 and is based in Plainview, New York.

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VECO Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo 12.45%
6-mo 11.79%
1-year -26.89%
3-year 165.94%
5-year 18.01%
YTD 11.79%
2022 -34.74%
2021 64.00%
2020 18.22%
2019 98.18%
2018 -50.10%

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