TechnologyTechnology Hardware & Equipment
  • Price (JPY)5,260.00
  • Today's Change-40.00 / -0.75%
  • Shares traded2.96m
  • 1 Year change101.76%
  • Beta1.3890
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About the company

ADVANTEST CORPORATION is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the manufacture and sale of semiconductor and component test system products and mechatronics related products, as well as the related research, development and maintenance services business. The Company operates in three business segments. The Semiconductor and Component Test Systems segment is engaged in the provision of test system products such as System on Chip (SoC) test systems and memory test systems for semiconductor and electronic parts industries. The Mechatronics Related segment is engaged in the provision of test handlers, device interfaces and nanotechnology related products. The Services and Others segment is engaged in the provision of customer solutions, system level test solutions such as Solid State Drives (SSDs), and support services, as well as the used products sale business and the equipment leasing business.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)271.63bn
  • Net income in JPY47.65bn
  • Incorporated1946
  • Employees4.63k
  • Location
    Advantest CorpShin Marunouchi Center Bldg.1-6-2, MarunouchiCHIYODA-KU 100-0005JapanJPN
  • Phone+81 332147500
  • Fax+81 332147712
  • Websitehttps://www.advantest.com/ja/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
6857:TYO since
Essai IncDeal completed29 Jan 202029 Jan 2020Deal completed-14.61%--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
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Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
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Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
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(YOY change %)
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(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
NGK Insulators Ltd449.69bn31.46bn621.05bn20.12k19.401.258.921.3897.7497.741,396.801,511.420.52532.014.4622,355,900.003.645.734.346.9429.5231.876.9310.052.13--0.322230.422.748.47-22.505.5929.7217.84
Hamamatsu Photonics KK144.70bn19.00bn759.95bn5.04k37.533.4824.285.25122.72122.72934.801,322.710.57881.874.1428,739,620.007.637.748.919.2250.3250.8013.1813.603.25--0.037231.341.095.42-6.145.62-1.427.78
Shimadzu Corporation392.10bn34.43bn852.09bn12.68k24.632.8418.002.17116.87116.871,331.101,014.270.94172.613.6130,912,800.008.277.0211.3410.0339.9840.228.787.441.71--0.026223.153.904.939.0027.3110.7725.48
ROHM COMPANY LIMITED367.50bn23.50bn913.00bn22.90k36.851.1313.332.48225.25225.253,522.447,355.820.42272.203.9416,048,650.002.714.312.914.7031.2035.176.409.677.64--0.051545.900.47423.8021.997.2014.1924.57
Yaskawa Electric Corp423.12bn14.35bn988.09bn13.14k67.844.2331.112.3454.6154.611,610.82875.800.91072.623.1732,203,
Hitachi High-Tech Corp707.61bn48.60bn1.10tn11.48k22.672.4817.141.56353.38353.385,145.273,,627,590.007.346.9310.6310.4025.8823.586.915.981.82231.320.12426.456.323.2918.4318.612.8228.47
Advantest Corp271.63bn47.65bn1.11tn4.63k23.185.0119.944.08239.82239.821,366.921,110.370.86722.106.0358,666,740.0015.219.4219.2212.0656.7754.9217.5411.613.27--0.03930.3736.3120.35214.83--0.194843.73
OMRON Corporation722.19bn48.16bn1.37tn35.09k28.432.3116.981.90234.26421.333,513.992,888.050.9422.995.1620,581,020.006.697.578.5310.0643.5439.987.106.392.18457.180.0028.69-0.05812.14-13.993.303.929.65
TDK Corp1.37tn93.13bn1.47tn104.78k15.371.586.931.07736.05736.0510,843.307,178.440.67354.003.9013,091,360.004.595.127.407.4529.5827.426.816.781.04--0.334119.318.657.0129.5332.8220.4017.98
Data as of Feb 26 2020. Currency figures normalised to Advantest Corp's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

52.68%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 16 Jan 202026.58m13.32%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 07 Jan 202013.57m6.80%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 31 Oct 201811.11m5.57%
Asset Management One Co., Ltd.as of 13 Dec 201910.99m5.51%
Baillie Gifford & Co.as of 30 Aug 20199.98m5.00%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 07 Jan 20209.62m4.82%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 14 Oct 20197.39m3.70%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 15 Aug 20196.17m3.09%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Jan 20205.47m2.74%
J.O. Hambro Capital Management Ltd.as of 31 Dec 20194.24m2.13%
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