Rudolph Technologies Receives a New Rating from Top Analyst

By Ryan Adsit

D.A. Davidson analyst Thomas Diffely reiterated a Buy rating on Rudolph Technologies (NYSE: RTEC) today. The company’s shares opened today at $17.

According to, Diffely is a top 100 analyst with an average return of 16.3% and a 72.0% success rate. Diffely covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Electro Scientific, Skyworks Solutions, and Applied Materials.

Rudolph Technologies has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy.

Rudolph Technologies’ market cap is currently $558.5M and has a P/E ratio of 18.23. The company has a book value ratio of 1.9474.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 81 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is neutral on the stock. Most recently, in August 2016, Thomas Sonderman, an Insider at RTEC sold 1,000 shares for a total of $17,180.

Rudolph Technologies, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures supports defect inspection, advanced packaging lithography, thin film metrology, and data analysis systems and software used by microelectronics device manufacturers. The company provides yield management solutions used in both wafer processing and final manufacturing through a family of standalone systems for macro-defect inspection, test systems, and transparent and opaque thin film measurements. It is comprised of four main lines of business: Inspection Business unit, Lithography Business unit, Data Analysis & Review unit and Metrology Business unit. The company was founded by Otto Curt Rudolph in 1940 and is headquartered in Wilmington, MA.