AU Optronics Corp

AU Optronics Corp

TechnologyTechnology Hardware & Equipment
  • Price (USD)2.87
  • Today's Change0.05 / 1.77%
  • Shares traded135.11k
  • 1 Year change-31.01%
  • Beta0.7267
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About the company

AU Optronics Corp. is a thin-film-transistor liquid-crystal display (TFT-LCD) panel provider. The Company operates in two business segments: display business and solar business. Through Display business segment, the Company designs, develops, manufactures, assembles and markets flat panel displays and most of its products are TFT-LCD panels. Its panels are primarily used in televisions, monitors, mobile personal computers (PCs), mobile devices and commercial and other applications (such as displays for automobiles, industrial PCs, automated teller machines, point of sale terminals and pachinko machines). Through Solar business segment, the Company is capable of manufacturing upstream and midstream products, such as ingots, solar wafers and solar cells. Through the Company's subsidiaries AUO Crystal Corp. and M.Setek Co., Ltd. (M.Setek), it mainly focuses on research, production and sales of solar materials, such as ingots and solar wafers.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)9.52bn
  • Net income in USD68.68m
  • Incorporated1996
  • Employees57.21k
  • Location
    AU Optronics CorpNo.1Li-Hsin Road 2, Hsinchu Science ParkHSINCHU 300TaiwanTWN
  • Phone+886 35008800
  • Fax+886 35643370
  • Websitehttp://auo.com
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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)
Anixter International Inc.8.54bn160.50m1.92bn9.30k12.121.208.310.22474.704.79250.3947.571.875.055.57918,763.403.513.435.064.9419.8020.641.881.911.143.840.4578--5.969.696.15-2.595.66--
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc.664.02m119.95m2.00bn2.26k16.783.1614.572.963.062.9617.0416.260.79493.436.06293,943.3014.3719.8216.7723.8249.3551.9718.0723.794.23--
Franklin Electric Co.1.29bn96.36m2.13bn5.60k22.372.9015.841.652.051.9927.6215.831.052.566.93230,931.107.837.7310.239.4432.7033.357.487.830.947113.360.234622.5715.406.1019.935.45-19.798.92
WESCO International, Inc.8.14bn220.99m2.18bn9.10k10.150.97627.610.2644.724.82174.5049.101.686.746.58894,939.904.544.315.845.4919.2819.702.702.581.315.090.36550.006.481.7117.48-4.205.41--
Itron, Inc.2.38bn44.51m2.36bn8.00k53.123.3413.530.98411.121.1260.0417.870.87747.654.99297,934.001.790.23342.370.321530.9531.652.040.21341.072.150.57820.0017.734.16-213.14---0.0227--
Resideo Technologies Inc4.88bn87.90m2.55bn--29.991.5816.480.51640.68463.3239.7012.981.015.996.18--1.83--2.53--27.39--1.80--0.74473.450.429--6.82--43.90------
AVX Corporation1.79bn271.81m2.67bn15.10k9.841.127.361.491.611.6110.5814.120.65322.286.61118,661.609.916.8011.147.5126.9523.6215.1711.893.68--0.0042.3214.684.43104.2016.4337.065.17
AU Optronics Corp (ADR)9.52bn68.68m2.82bn57.21k40.520.43392.580.29520.07060.07069.856.590.704810.727.28---0.22573.05-0.31774.786.7512.14-0.32023.801.05-2.350.3344---9.79-5.87-68.6021.716.43--
Energizer Holdings Inc1.98bn39.80m2.98bn4.00k56.154.3728.691.490.74960.434531.519.620.53362.887.65494,575.
GrafTech International Ltd1.92bn829.28m3.04bn1.39k3.87--3.541.652.812.816.51-,383,565.0055.347.5863.988.7360.6032.1243.2113.391.738.551.77271.89244.2310.20705.04---4.60--
Regal Beloit Corp3.62bn235.80m3.42bn24.60k14.681.418.900.94025.415.9483.0956.420.7863.356.53147,178.905.223.966.194.7526.7226.386.644.851.538.310.332126.928.493.32-1.7511.66-3.146.72
Generac Holdings Inc.2.10bn249.47m3.93bn5.05k16.135.0213.381.924.014.0133.7212.900.92122.627.67415,414.8011.137.4914.459.1035.6535.3312.089.130.91959.860.517456.2520.496.3784.116.429.12--
Data as of Jun 26 2019. Currency figures normalised to AU Optronics Corp's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

5.82%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Renaissance Technologies LLCas of 31 Mar 201913.99m1.45%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LPas of 31 Mar 201913.81m1.44%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20199.18m0.95%
Acadian Asset Management LLCas of 31 Mar 20195.27m0.55%
Parametric Portfolio Associates LLCas of 31 Mar 20193.90m0.41%
Arrowstreet Capital LPas of 31 Mar 20192.73m0.28%
Aperio Group LLCas of 31 Mar 20192.19m0.23%
Northern Trust Investments, Inc.(Investment Management)as of 31 Mar 20191.86m0.19%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.as of 31 Mar 20191.73m0.18%
Vanguard Investments Australia Ltd.as of 31 Mar 20191.33m0.14%
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