Orbotech to Present at Needham Conference and Discuss Outlook for 2015

Company opens the year with significant backlog

Jan 13, 2015, 06:00 ET from Orbotech Ltd.

YAVNE, Israel, Jan. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ORBOTECH LTD., (NASDAQ: ORBK), Asher Levy, Chief Executive Officer of Orbotech Ltd., will present to investors today at 2:50 pm ET at the 17th Annual Needham Growth Conference in NYC, and will discuss the qualitative outlook for 2015 and major industry trends. He will also refer to the Company's backlog of approximately $170 million in system orders as of December 31, 2014. The Company will also reaffirm its prior revenue guidance for the fourth quarter of 2014.

A live webcast of Mr. Levy's presentation will be available at http://wsw.com/webcast/needham69/orbk and the accompanying slides can be downloaded from the Investor Relations section of the Company's website. The Company will report its fourth quarter and full year 2014 results on February 12, 2015.

About Orbotech Ltd.
Orbotech Ltd. (NASDAQ: ORBK) is a global innovator of enabling technologies used in the manufacture of the world's most sophisticated consumer and industrial products throughout the electronics and adjacent industries. The Company is a leading provider of yield enhancement and production solutions for electronics reading, writing and connecting, used by manufacturers of printed circuit boards, flat panel displays, advanced packaging, micro-electro-mechanical systems and other electronic components. Today, virtually every electronic device is produced using Orbotech technology. For more information visit www.orbotech.com.

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Director of Investor Relations

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