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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 platform enables cluster metrology factory automation for wafer metrology applications, such as optical critical dimension metrology 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 various 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, as well as 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.

525 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1975

nanometrics inc (NANO) Top Compensated Officers

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Total Annual Compensation: $465.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

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Nanometrics Incorporated Reports Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Year Ended December 27, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the First Quarter of 2015

Nanometrics Incorporated reported earnings results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 27, 2014. The company reported that net loss for the fourth quarter ended December 27, 2014 was $4.64 million, or $0.19 loss per share, compared to a net income of $556,000, or $0.02 per share, for the same quarter ended December 28, 2013. Total net revenues for the fourth quarter ended December 27, 2014 were $39.70 million, compared to $46.16 million for the same quarter ended December 28, 2013. Net loss for the year ended December 27, 2014 was $31.12 million, or $1.30 loss per share, compared to a net loss $14.15 million, or $0.61 loss per share, for the year ended December 28, 2013. Total net revenues for the year ended December 27, 2014 were $166.44 million, compared to $144.31 million for the year ended December 28, 2013. For the first quarter of 2015, the company expects loss in the range of $0.03 per share to $0.05 per diluted share on a GAAP basis, and $0 to $0.09 per diluted share on a non-GAAP basis. The company expects revenues to be in the range of $47 to $51 million for the first quarter of 2015.

Nanometrics Incorporated Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 27, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the First Quarter of 2015

Nanometrics Incorporated announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 27, 2014. Revenues for the fourth quarter of 2014 were $39.7 million, up 46% from $27.1 million in the third quarter of 2014 and down 14% from $46.2 million in the fourth quarter of 2013.  On a GAAP basis, gross margin was 43.7%, compared to 42.1% in the prior quarter and 47.5% in the year-ago period. The operating loss was $3.8 million, compared to an operating loss of $10.6 million in the prior quarter and operating income of $1.3 million in the year-ago period. The net loss was $4.6 million or $0.19 per share, compared to a net loss of $28.7 million or $1.19 per share in the prior quarter, which included a non-cash valuation allowance on deferred tax assets of $21.1 million, and net income of $0.6 million or $0.02 per diluted share in the fourth quarter of 2013. On a non-GAAP basis, which excludes amortization of acquired intangible assets, gross margin was 45.4% compared to 44.6% in the prior quarter and 48.9% in the year-ago period. The non-GAAP operating loss for the fourth quarter also excluded a $0.6 million restructuring charge and was $2.5 million, compared to an operating loss of $8.1 million in the prior quarter and operating income of $2.1 million in the fourth quarter of 2013. The non-GAAP net loss, which adjusts for amortization of intangible assets, restructuring charges, valuation allowances related to certain deferred tax assets, and the income tax effect of non-GAAP adjustments, was $3.0 million or $0.12 per share, compared to a net loss of $5.9 million or $0.24 per share in the prior quarter and net income of $1.0 million or $0.04 per diluted share in the fourth quarter of 2013. Loss before income taxes was $3.636 million against income before income taxes of $0.864 million a year ago. Free cash flow from operations was $5.9 million in the fourth quarter. Revenues were $166.4 million in 2014, up 15% from $144.3 million in 2013. On a GAAP basis, gross margin was 45.6%, compared to 43.4% in 2013, and the operating loss was $11.7 million, compared to $21.7 million in 2013. The net loss included a non-cash valuation allowance on deferred tax assets of $21.4 million and was $31.1 million or $1.30 per share, compared to a net loss of $14.1 million or $0.61 per share in 2013. On a non-GAAP basis, which excludes amortization of acquired intangible assets and the impact of a $2.4 million inventory write-off recorded in 2013 for the discontinued Mosaic product line, gross margin was 47.2% compared to 46.9% in 2013. The non-GAAP operating loss for 2014 also excludes restructuring charges and was $6.2 million, compared an operating loss of $14.2 million in 2013. The non-GAAP net loss, which also adjusts for the valuation allowance on deferred tax assets and the income tax effect of non-GAAP adjustments, was $5.7 million or $0.24 per share, compared to $9.3 million or $0.40 per share in 2013. Loss before income taxes was $11.621 million against $23.565 million a year ago. Net cash used in operating activities was $0.635 million against $2.431 million a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was $5.792 million against $5.689 million a year ago. Management expects first-quarter 2015 revenues in the range of $47 to $51 million, with GAAP gross margin in the range of 44.5% to 46.0% and non-GAAP gross margin in the range of 46.0% to 47.5%. Management expects first-quarter operating expenses to range between $21.2 million and $21.9 million on a GAAP basis, and between $21.0 million and $21.7 million on a non-GAAP basis. Management expects first-quarter earnings in the range of $0.03 loss per share to $0.05 per diluted share on a GAAP basis, and $0.00 to $0.09 per diluted share on a non-GAAP basis.

Nanometrics Incorporated Presents at Stifel, Nicolaus Technology, Internet & Media Conference, Feb-09-2015 02:25 PM

Nanometrics Incorporated Presents at Stifel, Nicolaus Technology, Internet & Media Conference, Feb-09-2015 02:25 PM. Venue: The Westin St. Francis, San Francisco, California, United States. Speakers: Claire McAdams, IR & Strategic Initiatives, Jeffrey S. Andreson, Chief Financial Officer, Timothy J. Stultz, Chief Executive Officer, President and Director.

 

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