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|Bid||38.67 x 1800|
|Ask||39.67 x 800|
|Day's Range||38.17 - 39.58|
|52 Week Range||22.08 - 39.58|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||33.05|
|Earnings Date||Jul 30, 2018 - Aug 3, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||35.33|
MILPITAS, Calif., May 23, 2018-- Nanometrics Incorporated, a leading provider of advanced process control systems, today announced that company management is scheduled to present at the Stifel 2018 Cross ...
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|Upgrade||Stifel Nicolaus : to Buy||6/16/2017|
|Downgrade||Stifel Nicolaus : to Hold||11/23/2016|
|Downgrade||Pacific Crest : to Sector Weight||10/12/2016|
|Upgrade||DA Davidson : to Buy||8/10/2015|
|Initiated||Benchmark : to Buy||6/25/2015|
|Upgrade||Stifel : to Buy||12/2/2014|
Industry : Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
Full Time Employees : 592
Nanometrics Incorporated provides process control metrology and inspection systems for use primarily in the fabrication of semiconductors and other solid-state devices worldwide. It offers automated metrology systems that provide optical critical dimension, thin film metrology, and wafer stress for transistor and interconnect metrology applications; and integrated metrology systems that are installed onto wafer processing equipment to provide near real-time measurements. The company's materials characterization products include systems that are used to monitor the physical, optical, electrical, and material characteristics of discrete electronic industry, opto-electronic, high brightness LED, solar photovoltaic, compound semiconductor, strained silicon, and silicon-on-insulator devices, including composition, crystal structure, layer thickness, dopant concentration, contamination, and electron mobility. It also offers NanoDiffract, a modeling, visualization, and analysis software that takes signals from the automated and integrated metrology systems providing critical dimension, thickness, and optical properties from in line measurements; SpectraProbe, a model-less fitting engine that enables fast time to solution for in-line excursion detection and control; NanoGen, an enterprise scale computing hardware system that is deployed to run the computing intensive analysis software; and NanoCentral, a fab based networking and server system providing connectivity and compute support to SpectraProbe and connected measurement systems. The company was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.