TechnologyTechnology Hardware & Equipment
  • Price (JPY)5,300.00
  • Today's Change10.00 / 0.19%
  • Shares traded1.64m
  • 1 Year change150.71%
  • Beta--
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About the company

Advantest Corporation manufactures and sells semiconductor and component test system products and mechatronics-related products, such as test handlers and device interfaces. The Company engages in research and development activities, and provides maintenance and support services associated with these products. It operates in three segments: Semiconductor and Component Test Systems, which provides customers with test system products for semiconductor industry and electronic parts industry; Mechatronics, which provides product lines, such as test handlers, mechatronic-applied products, for handling semiconductor devices and device interfaces that serve as interfaces with the devices that are measured and operations related to nano-technology products, and Services and Others, which consists of customer solutions provided in connection with semiconductor and component test system and mechatronics system segment, support services, equipment lease business and others.

  • Revenue in JPY (TTM)277.69bn
  • Net income in JPY55.19bn
  • 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
Astronics Corp-Semiconductor System Level Test BusinessAnnounced14 Nov 201814 Nov 2018Announced135.66%215.00m
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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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Hamamatsu Photonics KK144.72bn20.73bn665.00bn4.88k30.093.1319.984.60133.91133.91934.911,288.640.58961.974.2429,667,900.008.477.6310.029.0850.8451.0914.3713.572.92--0.040331.0110.617.1619.3812.987.579.98
Shimadzu Corporation386.33bn31.58bn801.17bn12.68k25.242.8118.342.07107.21107.211,311.53961.280.94732.613.7830,458,370.007.757.0210.8610.0340.5440.228.187.441.60403.780.02723.153.904.939.0027.3110.7725.48
Hitachi High-Technologies Corp719.69bn47.63bn898.06bn11.48k18.822.1214.531.25346.36346.365,233.083,,679,580.007.496.9310.9110.4025.4623.586.665.981.8844.000.109426.456.323.2918.4318.612.8228.47
ROHM COMPANY LIMITED388.65bn36.93bn970.20bn22.90k25.161.2211.772.50350.57350.573,701.447,248.920.45472.274.2916,972,230.004.324.314.674.7035.2735.179.519.676.32--0.0045.900.47423.8021.997.2014.1924.57
Advantest Corp277.69bn55.19bn1.06tn4.63k19.055.2617.253.81278.17278.171,398.781,007.420.95332.225.2559,976,240.0018.949.4225.2712.0655.8954.9219.8711.612.88--0.039630.3736.3120.35214.83--0.194843.73
Yaskawa Electric Corp438.17bn23.89bn1.06tn13.14k43.934.5625.912.4390.7190.711,664.62873.330.97972.863.3033,349,110.005.447.608.2412.1531.6532.685.557.101.31--0.211327.075.825.483.5619.407.7234.08
OMRON Corporation809.74bn47.40bn1.35tn35.09k27.582.4916.781.67228.76232.583,908.932,537.851.103.605.8623,075,950.006.757.578.6510.0641.7339.986.166.391.9379.730.0028.69-0.05812.14-13.993.303.929.65
TDK Corp1.38tn81.60bn1.36tn104.78k16.311.577.080.9911644.95644.9510,874.116,699.390.694.234.0713,127,890.
Data as of Oct 21 2019. Currency figures normalised to Advantest Corp's reporting currency: Japanese Yen JPY

Institutional shareholders

51.93%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 05 Aug 201926.50m13.28%
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 09 Sep 201913.55m6.79%
Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd.as of 31 Oct 201811.11m5.57%
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 09 Sep 201910.94m5.48%
Baillie Gifford & Co.as of 30 Aug 20199.98m5.00%
Asset Management One Co., Ltd.as of 30 Nov 20189.02m4.52%
Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd.as of 09 Sep 20197.07m3.54%
BlackRock Fund Advisorsas of 15 Aug 20196.17m3.09%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Sep 20195.26m2.64%
BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd.as of 15 Aug 20194.04m2.03%
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