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We design, produce and sell major capital equipment, for applications in the semiconductor packaging and laser thermal processing realms. We also produce tools for the manufacture of nanotechnology.

The company has been a well recognized provider of capital equipment since 1979.

Ultratech, Inc. is incorporated in the State of Delaware.

The main corporate offices and facilities are located in San Jose, California.

Ultratech, Inc. is a mid-sized company, with a few hundred employees. The company is comprised of engineering, manufacturing, and sales divisions, along with the facilities, financial, and management infrastructure.

The engineering, production, and marketing departments have expertise in optics, robotics, laser tools, and micro fabrication. We have more than thirty years of experience in the high technology arena. Papers published and archived in the "Technical Publications" area of the web site, www.ultratech.com, cover the range of the corporation's activities.

Ultratech Stepper, Inc., was renamed to become Ultratech, Inc., in the recognition that our product family has grown beyond the original photolithography stepper tool.

Financial information is available from the "Investors" area of our web site, www.ultratech.com.

Stock purchases are on the NASDAQ market. A licensed stockbroker can purchase our stock for you. Ultratech, Inc., does not offer a direct stock purchase plan.

Ultratech, Inc., stock is traded on the NASDAQ exchange, under the symbol "UTEK".

Any shareholder may attend the annual shareholder's meeting. The meeting date is posted in the events section of the Ultratech, Inc., web site. The usual date is in late July of each year.

Earnings releases are in accordance with SEC regulations, and follow the end of each fiscal quarter.

The earnings conference calls are announced in the events section of the web site. You may register to listen to a conference, either by dialing in from a telephone, or by using a Internet connection and web browser. Instructions are available on the registration form, to be found on the web site. In addition, a press release is issued in the weeks prior to a earnings release, announcing the conference calls.

The company's fiscal year runs from January 1st to December 31st.

Details on company annual audits may be found in the annual report. You may request an annual report by using the Investor Relations information form on the web site.

The initial public offering occurred on October 28, 1993. 2,530,000 shares were issued, at a price of $14 per share. Please note that there have been stock splits and additional offerings since that initial offering. The current outstanding shares and price may be found in the Investor Relations section of the Ultratech, Inc., web site.

As common with most corporations of our size, dividends are not offered at this time. All earnings are retained for the operation and expansion of the business, to increase the stock share value. There is no anticipation of paying cash dividends in the foreseeable future.

No. At this time as dividends are not offered, there is no dividend reinvestment program.

You should contact our transfer agent:
Computershare Trust Co., N.A.
P.O. Box 43070
Providence, RI 02940-3070

Telephone
   Toll free within the U.S.A.: 800-962-4284
   Outside the U.S.A.: 781-575-3120

Web: www.computershare.com

Fiscal year ends each December. Earnings, announced prior to market, are posted on the web site in the "Investor Relations" area. The annual, 10-K and 10-Q reports are also available in the "Investor Relations" area, under the "SEC Filings" section. Stock symbol: UTEK on the NASDAQ exchange.

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A general query form is provided via the web site or you may contact the investor relations department of the company.
Telephone: 800-222-1213 x3009

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