TechnologyTechnology Hardware & Equipment
  • Price (CHF)66.15
  • Today's Change2.35 / 3.68%
  • Shares traded672.20k
  • 1 Year change142.31%
  • Beta1.5060
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About the company

Ams AG is an Austria-based company active in the semiconductors industry. It designs and produces integrated analog microchips and offers services and consulting in the areas of power management, sensors, sensor interfaces and mobile entertainment. The Company provides its products and services to customers in the communications, industrial, medical technology and automotive markets. The Company divides its activities into two business segments: Products and Foundry. The Products business segment consists of Consumer and Communications, Industry and Medical, as well as Automotive market areas and manufactures sensors, such as complementary metal-oxide-semiconductor (CMOS) sensors for environmental data. The Foundry business segment comprises the Full Service Foundry area that offers contract manufacture of analog integrated circuit (IC) technologies. The Company operates subsidiaries in Europe, the United States, Japan, India, China, Korea, and the Philippines.

  • Revenue in CHF (TTM)612.79m
  • Net income in CHF79.68m
  • Incorporated1981
  • Employees2.18k
  • Location
    Ams AGTobelbader Strasse 30, PremstaettenUNTERPREMSTAETTEN 8141AustriaAUT
  • Phone+43 31365000
  • Fax+43 313652501
  • Websitehttps://ams.com/
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Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired companyDeal statusDateDate /
Deal status
AMS:SWX since
Princeton Optronics IncAnnounced16 Mar 201716 Mar 2017Announced21.60%128.30m
Incus Laboratories LtdAnnounced19 Dec 201619 Dec 2016Announced128.89%--
Heptagon Advanced Micro-Optics Pte LtdDeal completed24 Oct 201624 Oct 2016Deal completed118.68%881.19m
MAZeT GmbHDeal completed26 Jul 201626 Jul 2016Deal completed140.98%--
Cambridge CMOS Sensors LtdDeal completed16 Jun 201616 Jun 2016Deal completed163.02%--
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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
(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)
Cavium Inc731.01m-193.90m5.02bn1.83k--6.98--6.87-2.92-2.9211.5010.590.74175.686.77399,240.30-19.67-12.46-22.07-14.4242.3357.61-26.52-16.461.86-7.470.4723--46.1718.41-762.89--33.38--
ams AG612.79m79.68m5.39bn2.18k54.593.8833.008.791.171.178.6916.460.30792.846.08281,742.004.0011.045.6013.3948.6653.3313.0020.470.5827--0.363820.12-11.7414.81-30.7923.8738.97--
Universal Display Corporation224.75m56.49m5.40bn201.0093.629.5467.2124.,118,154.009.337.859.808.3384.7779.7725.1323.2211.05--
Jabil Circuit, Inc.18.29bn151.97m5.44bn138.00k37.,551.101.522.753.295.957.867.530.82751.410.5923.880.464227.252.542.13-13.16-7.7915.032.71
Microsemi Corporation1.76bn216.40m5.76bn4.40k26.433.1520.233.271.891.8915.3015.840.39242.907.92399,977.304.830.78955.170.85763.0355.4612.301.481.752.280.52610.0032.8714.64-138.53--13.57--
Coherent, Inc.1.24bn122.32m6.09bn2.79k49.816.2232.314.924.964.9450.2239.720.76692.496.14443,535.707.597.319.058.6042.8741.369.908.732.2324.840.40530.006.841.3214.52-1.265.85--
Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l23.93bn3.00bn39.29bn17.97k13.061.094.451.640.64690.64694.867.780.34224.854.771,332,126.003.663.035.214.2529.8325.7410.707.911.9530.000.32360.0030.3117.1748.62--24.18--
Shenzhen Huiding Technology Co Ltd3.43bn962.04m40.19bn937.0039.0313.81169.2611.732.312.318.176.541.373.638.413,656,613.0038.51--47.20--46.40--28.08--5.09120.430.00--175.04--126.46------
ASM Pacific Technology Limited15.15bn2.07bn45.15bn14.40k24.12----2.984.584.5836.61--------1,051,962.00--8.46--11.9939.0334.2013.468.35------50.159.801.9953.09-12.97-11.63-4.56
United Microelectronics Corp.150.88bn10.39bn156.54bn15.62k15.630.70172.721.040.79320.793211.2117.670.41667.367.45--1.462.851.723.4121.7220.363.506.621.42--0.312959.332.104.85-38.17-4.7611.670.00
Siliconware Precision Industries Co, Ltd85.36bn9.33bn157.69bn22.83k20.602.346.991.852.462.4625.1321.630.696410.605.69--7.617.6110.5610.0222.4222.8910.9210.891.07--0.328581.762.746.8113.3615.486.954.27
DISCO CORPORATION134.20bn24.20bn667.56bn3.03k27.703.6822.084.97671.88671.883,726.155,052.840.61891.963.72--11.189.5013.4811.5455.5153.4718.0614.842.84--0.047240.654.978.504.7927.465.3450.77
Data as of May 26 2017. Currency figures normalised to Ams AG's reporting currency: Swiss Franc CHF

Institutional shareholders

26.56%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
APG Asset Management NVas of 31 Dec 20164.64m5.49%
Bank Vontobel AGas of 18 Mar 20174.13m4.89%
Fidelity Management & Research Co.as of 31 Mar 20172.54m3.01%
Allianz Global Investors GmbHas of 02 Feb 20171.99m2.36%
Pictet Asset Management SAas of 28 Feb 20171.88m2.23%
UBS AG (Investment Management)as of 28 Apr 20171.79m2.12%
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.as of 18 May 20161.66m1.96%
Norges Bank Investment Managementas of 31 Dec 20161.31m1.55%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 30 Apr 20171.29m1.53%
JPMorgan Asset Management (UK) Ltd.as of 30 Apr 20171.21m1.43%
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