Washington, D.C. 20549
Date of Report: (Date of earliest event reported) January 31, 2013
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On January 31, 2013, Ultratech, Inc. (“the Registrant”) issued a press release to report its financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2012. The press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein in its entirety by reference.
The information contained herein and in the accompanying Exhibit 99.1 shall be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Registrant, whether made before or after the date hereof, where such incorporation is provided for, and shall be specifically incorporated by reference into our currently effective registration statements on Form S-3 and Form S-8. Except as provided in the previous sentence, the information in this Item 2.02, including Exhibit 99.1 hereto, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section or Sections 11 and 12(a) (2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.