TechnologyTechnology Hardware & Equipment
  • Price (JPY)8,940.00
  • Today's Change240.00 / 2.76%
  • Shares traded3.27m
  • 1 Year change+43.96%
  • Beta1.3797
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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)282.25bn
  • Net income in JPY51.25bn
  • Incorporated1946
  • Employees5.05k
  • 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 completed45.13%--
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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
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
NGK Insulators Ltd417.13bn13.16bn568.06bn20.00k42.901.2010.311.3641.1041.101,311.771,465.730.48591.974.1820,856,600.001.475.051.766.1025.0731.
Hirose Electric Co Ltd122.54bn16.07bn594.40bn4.74k35.181.8118.294.85442.63442.633,374.748,594.770.35444.803.8125,867,850.004.655.725.016.1941.9444.8613.1115.618.49--0.013753.87-2.27-0.6382-14.45-7.785.791.34
Fuji Electric Co Ltd850.94bn24.88bn608.39bn27.96k23.401.509.630.715174.18174.185,957.162,708.160.84443.103.4930,434,050.002.784.355.068.5924.7325.483.294.541.06--0.396826.82-1.562.13-28.490.57598.2812.20
Taiyo Yuden Co Ltd280.64bn14.13bn710.99bn21.72k48.653.1016.752.53112.22112.222,230.851,762.300.78473.104.0412,919,160.003.955.355.167.2629.3427.
Sharp Corporation2.29tn16.08bn1.02tn52.88k77.623.4811.430.446324.7624.763,716.61551.721.247.034.6943,360,840.000.7944-1.241.55-2.9216.7015.980.6427-0.96310.9631--0.7184---5.37-4.00-70.63--13.53--
Hamamatsu Photonics KK140.25bn16.52bn1.04tn5.20k59.214.6035.487.44106.73106.73905.971,373.790.5281.774.1726,997,310.006.247.457.398.8548.8250.1311.8313.212.89--0.040132.17-3.883.05-17.04-0.09053.083.30
Yaskawa Electric Corp381.09bn17.29bn1.57tn12.89k89.066.5752.924.1266.1466.141,456.40897.080.83962.513.2229,567,230.003.876.885.7210.7730.2332.394.616.711.3424.390.252134.62-13.420.5343-63.38-8.903.8223.64
Advantest Corp282.25bn51.25bn1.78tn5.05k34.757.4628.286.32257.27257.271,416.691,198.520.82422.095.9755,912,240.0014.9711.5418.4314.8855.1855.2218.1613.802.5026.380.042532.06-2.3210.99-6.0726.1519.1040.46
OMRON Corporation649.03bn35.91bn2.00tn28.01k54.883.6032.203.08176.76367.063,193.762,690.750.85673.065.6923,174,570.004.836.726.138.8444.8841.555.646.222.45--0.0033.01-7.45-4.36-16.05-8.830.27113.42
TDK Corp1.35tn55.07bn2.20tn107.14k38.992.4511.911.63434.75434.7510,647.936,908.130.66784.053.5812,573,680.002.704.794.277.1229.6628.154.046.551.04--0.351921.68-1.364.72-29.713.1711.0914.87
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation4.18tn178.81bn3.52tn146.52k19.681.438.810.84283.3583.351,949.461,144.510.95954.213.8928,542,600.004.285.696.449.1327.7229.744.465.451.35--0.14232.65-1.270.6371-2.12-1.12-0.70328.18
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.1.53tn192.14bn6.79tn74.11k33.433.6520.324.45300.32300.322,383.752,754.110.67492.724.9220,579,310.008.5010.149.7911.7137.8337.4612.5913.132.4545.420.11229.96-2.608.01-11.561.7623.0910.08
NIDEC CORPORATION1.54tn77.23bn8.08tn117.21k102.938.2146.735.26131.64138.702,616.031,650.250.75674.513.7313,099,300.003.846.105.628.8121.6122.985.077.500.992415.480.369627.754.028.34-26.69-0.05919.8510.44
Data as of Jan 15 2021. Currency figures normalised to Advantest Corp's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

52.38%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 01 Jul 202028.31m14.19%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 02 Dec 202013.64m6.84%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 15 Apr 202012.27m6.15%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 02 Dec 202010.03m5.03%
Asset Management One Co., Ltd.as of 15 Sep 20209.85m4.94%
Baillie Gifford & Co.as of 30 Nov 20207.96m3.99%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 14 Sep 20206.75m3.38%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 15 Aug 20196.17m3.09%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Dec 20205.50m2.76%
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.as of 15 Aug 20194.04m2.03%
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