The company produced surprising Q2 results on the unexpected sale of two 200 Lean systems, and management has gotten more optimistic about the year. However, there are no 200 Lean sales expected in Q3, so this quarter will fall back quite a bit. All of its businesses look set to have a good 2021, although […]
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September 20th, 2020 · Comments Off on Intevac Can Be Profitable This Year
October 31st, 2019 · Comments Off on Intevac Is Turning Profitable
The company has two divisions and five different businesses. All five are doing well at the moment with their photonics business as the standout. Two of their thin film businesses are in the very early innings, but they could get the ball running next year in either of these. The two established thin film businesses […]
August 5th, 2019 · Comments Off on Sooner Or Later, The Progress At Intevac Will Push The Shares Higher
The company’s outlook is given a big boost by a new significant contract win for their photonics business. Their VERTEX and MATRICS platform evaluation wins also increase the odds for gaining substantial future revenues. The outlook for their ENERGi and disk spluttering businesses is solid. With some of the progress shifting into 2020, investors are […]
May 22nd, 2019 · Comments Off on Intevac’s Improvement Isn’t Reflected In The Share Price
The company is doing better than expected and guides for 20%+ growth this year with positive profits and cash flow to boot. The company has two major market opportunities with its night vision tech and the VERTEX versatile coating technology. The other businesses are also growing, albeit not spectacularly. Source: Intevac’s Improvement Isn’t Reflected In […]
August 31st, 2018 · Comments Off on Intevac Should Have A Much Better 2019
Delays in crucial market make 2018 one of revenue declines but next year growth will resume. However, the company managed to cut some cost and Q2 EPS came in much better than expected. An extension of the share buyback program should give some further support in the market. Source: Intevac Should Have A Much Better […]
May 17th, 2018 · Comments Off on A Lost Year For Intevac?
The company has been hit by delays in two of their markets, but it looks like these are temporary. However, the company doesn’t show any sustained positive cash flows, which we still find a little worrying despite the very healthy balance sheet and lack of dilution. Long term the company will have to cope with […]