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Electronic Technology

Advantest Corp.

Business Summary

Advantest Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of mechatronic products. It operates through the following business segments: Semiconductor and Components Test Systems, Mechatronic and Others. The Semiconductor and Components Test Systems segment offers test systems for semiconductor and electronic component industries. The Mechatronic segment provides the semiconductor devices handling mechatronic applied products such as testers, handlers, device interfaces, and nanotechnology products. The Others segment involves in the customer solution, support and equipment leasing services. The company was founded by Ikuo Takeda in December 1954 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2019 JPYUSD
Revenue282,456M2,547.06M
Gross Profit150,167M1,354.14M
Operating income60,939M549.52M
Income before tax66,211M597.06M
Net income56,993M513.93M
EBITDA65,906M594.31M
Diluted EPS287.362.59
Dividends Per Share920.82
Total Assets304,580M2,751.77M
Total liabilities105,849M956.30M
Total equity198,731M1,795.46M
Operating cash flow44,792M403.91M
Currency in JPYCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 163,803M 162,111M 155,916M 207,223M 282,456M
Gross Profit 88,051M 88,033M 85,855M 102,489M 150,167M
Operating income 16,503M 11,967M 13,566M 23,943M 60,939M
Income before tax 20,767M 11,767M 15,022M 24,282M 66,211M
Net income 16,753M 6,694M 14,201M 18,103M 56,993M
EBITDA 21,233M 16,932M 18,724M 28,967M 65,906M
Diluted EPS 87.67 35.38 73.95 92.68 287.36
Dividends Per Share 15 20 25 32 92
Total Assets 233,237M 210,451M 231,603M 254,559M 304,580M
Total liabilities 131,427M 116,832M 122,086M 129,949M 105,849M
Total equity 101,810M 93,619M 109,517M 124,610M 198,731M
Operating cash flow 24,481M 7,728M 15,833M 28,254M 44,792M
 Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019
Revenue 1,491.06M 1,349.97M 1,439.83M 1,869.69M 2,547.06M
Gross Profit 801.50M 733.09M 792.84M 924.72M 1,354.14M
Operating income 150.22M 99.65M 125.27M 216.02M 549.52M
Income before tax 189.03M 97.98M 138.72M 219.08M 597.06M
Net income 152.49M 55.74M 131.14M 163.33M 513.93M
EBITDA 193.27M 141.00M 172.91M 261.35M 594.31M
Diluted EPS 0.79 0.29 0.68 0.83 2.59
Dividends Per Share 0.13 0.16 0.23 0.28 0.82
Total Assets 1,944.85M 1,872.42M 2,078.46M 2,393.59M 2,751.77M
Total liabilities 1,095.90M 1,039.47M 1,095.62M 1,221.89M 956.30M
Total equity 848.94M 832.94M 982.83M 1,171.69M 1,795.46M
Operating cash flow 222.84M 64.35M 146.21M 254.92M 403.91M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2019
PER8.51
ROA20.38%
ROE35.25%
Operating margin21.57%
Profit margin20.17%

Key executives

  • Executive President, CEO & Representative Director: Yoshiaki Yoshida
  • Director & Head-Test Technology: Hans-Juergen Wagner
  • General Manager-Technology Development: Kazuhiro Yamashita
  • Executive Officer & Manager-Product Development: Toshiyuki Okayasu
  • Executive Officer: Ch Wu

Shareholders

  • Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. (13.0%)
  • Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. (6.8%)
  • Daiwa Asset Management Co. Ltd. (5.5%)
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management Co., Ltd. (5.4%)
  • Baillie Gifford & Co. (5.0%)
  • Asset Management One Co., Ltd. (4.5%)
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co., Ltd. (3.7%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (3.0%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.6%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (2.0%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.advantest.co.jp
  • Address: Shin Marunouchi Center Building, 1-6-2 Marunouchi, Tokyo, 100-0005, Japan
  • Phone: +81.3.3214.7500

Related Companies

  • Advantest Pension Fund
  • Advantest Employee Incentive Plan
  • Advantest Board Incentive Plan
  • Astronics Corp. /Semiconductor Test Business/
  • Cloud Testing Service, Inc.
  • Advantest Component, Inc.
  • Advantest Kyushu Systems Co., Ltd.
  • Advantest Technology (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
  • Advantest (M) Sdn. Bhd.
  • Advantest (Thailand) Ltd.
  • Advantest (China) Co., Ltd.
  • Advantest (Canada) Ltd.
  • Advantest Philippines, Inc.
  • Advantest Suzhou Co. Ltd.
  • Advantest Italia SRL
  • Advantest Shanghai Co. Ltd.
  • Advantest Israel Ltd.
  • Advantest Europe R&D SARL
  • Advantest Taiwan, Inc.
  • Advantest International Europe BV
  • Advantest Customer Support Corp.
  • Advantest Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Advantest Laboratories Co., Ltd.
  • Advanfacilities Co., Ltd.
  • Advantest Finance, Inc.
  • Advantest Europe GmbH
  • Advantest (Singapore) Pte Ltd.
  • Advantest America, Inc.
  • Credence Systems GmbH
  • Asia Electronics, Inc. /Semiconductor Testing Equip Division/

Competitors

  • TSE Co., Ltd
  • Cohu, Inc.
  • Teradyne, Inc.
  • UniTest, Inc.
  • Techwing, Inc.
  • Exicon Co., Ltd.
  • Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
  • YIK Corporation
  • Aehr Test Systems
  • Keysight Technologies Inc
  • FormFactor, Inc.
  • ASM Pacific Technology Limited
  • National Instruments Corporation
  • Mirae Corp
  • inTEST Corporation
Last Updated on 6 Dec, 2019

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