AmtechAmtech Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS) is a bargain stock that will have relevance to alternative investors in 2019 and beyond. This company supplies thermal control devices and semiconductor products to various industries.

Amtech has reported revenue growth for five consecutive years. Total growth over this period has been extremely strong. In 2014, the company made $56.5 million in sales. By the end of 2018, the annual figure increased to $176.43 million. The company is also profitable, with a 31.26% gross margin. Even EBITDA is positive with a margin of 5.80% reported in 2018.

In its most recent quarterly report, the company reported revenue of $21 million, compared to $20.6 million in the year ago period. The company’s profitability also came into play with an increase in unrestricted cash and equivalents. Amtech increased cash to $49.1 million, a jump from $45.9 million in the year ago period.

Amtech might be a technology company, but it has value for bargain-minded alternative investors. In addition to its semiconductor, power chip, and LED devices, the company also fabricates consumables for solar cell production. This makes it a complementary stock to the alternative energy industry.

Profitability and continued revenue growth make this a promising bargain pick for November.

Key Data:

  • 1 Year Price Growth: 73%
  • YTD Price Growth: 15%
  • 3 Month Price Growth: -4.64%

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