Veeco Instruments Inc.

Higher revenues chip in as Veeco eyes ‘transformation’

  VEECO INSTRUMENTS INC. Headquarters: Oyster Bay Industry: Technology Nasdaq: VECO Reporting Date: Feb. 13, 2020 Reporting Quarter: 4Q FY2019 Quarter Ended: Dec. 31, 2019 Numbers: Fourth-quarter revenues were reported as $113.2 million, a 14.3 percent increase from the $99 million reported for the same quarter last fiscal year. The company also reported a fourth-quarter GAAP net loss of $32.9 million (69 cents per share), cutting down the $144.7 million loss ($3.11 per share) reported…


No. 307: Big Brother beached, commencements classed-up and a big first for Hofstra/Northwell nurses

Nicely done: Kudos, dear reader, on once again rising above the mayhem and reaching the end of another busy work week. It’s May 18 out there – International Museum Day, for those keeping score. War, and remembrance: The then-Kingdom of Great Britain declared war on France on this date in 1756, kicking off the Seven Years War; on the same date in 1803, the United Kingdom declared war on France again, this time ticked off…


No. 282: Honest Abe’s Day Off, stepped-up Suffolk septic systems and a sunny future for cloudy beer

Congratulations, dear reader: You’ve successfully completed another workweek. Your reward: two glorious days without conference rooms or deadlines – or three, if yours is among the 34 percent of U.S. offices closing for Monday’s President’s Day holiday. While students, teachers and virtually all government employees enjoy the day, President’s Day – which kind of floated into fashion in the 1970s, replacing the traditional observances of Washington’s and Lincoln’s birthdays – has actually fallen behind Martin…