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NASDAQ:AMKR

Amkor Technology Competitors

$23.89
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(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$22.41
Now: $23.89
$24.35
50-Day Range
$15.52
MA: $19.39
$24.96
52-Week Range
$5.40
Now: $23.89
$26.07
Volume2.88 million shs
Average Volume2.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.81 billion
P/E Ratio18.66
Dividend Yield0.70%
Beta1.63

Competitors

Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) Vs. AMAT, LRCX, KLAC, ENTG, MKSI, and BRKS

Should you be buying AMKR stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "semiconductor equipment" are considered alternatives and competitors to Amkor Technology, including Applied Materials (AMAT), Lam Research (LRCX), KLA (KLAC), Entegris (ENTG), MKS Instruments (MKSI), and Brooks Automation (BRKS).

Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) and Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Applied Materials and Amkor Technology's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Applied Materials21.04%40.65%18.07%
Amkor Technology6.39%14.81%6.29%

Dividends

Applied Materials pays an annual dividend of $0.88 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Amkor Technology pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Applied Materials pays out 21.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Amkor Technology pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Applied Materials has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years and Amkor Technology has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Applied Materials is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Applied Materials and Amkor Technology, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Applied Materials041802.82
Amkor Technology11202.25

Applied Materials currently has a consensus target price of $125.7391, suggesting a potential upside of 6.39%. Amkor Technology has a consensus target price of $15.25, suggesting a potential downside of 36.17%. Given Applied Materials' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Applied Materials is more favorable than Amkor Technology.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

78.8% of Applied Materials shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 37.6% of Amkor Technology shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Applied Materials shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 59.3% of Amkor Technology shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

Applied Materials has a beta of 1.48, indicating that its stock price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Amkor Technology has a beta of 1.63, indicating that its stock price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Applied Materials and Amkor Technology's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Applied Materials$17.20 billion6.30$3.62 billion$4.1728.34
Amkor Technology$4.05 billion1.43$120.89 million$0.5642.66

Applied Materials has higher revenue and earnings than Amkor Technology. Applied Materials is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amkor Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Applied Materials beats Amkor Technology on 15 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Lam Research (NASDAQ:LRCX) and Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares Lam Research and Amkor Technology's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Lam Research23.60%55.82%20.06%
Amkor Technology6.39%14.81%6.29%

Dividends

Lam Research pays an annual dividend of $5.20 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.9%. Amkor Technology pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Lam Research pays out 32.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Amkor Technology pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Lam Research has raised its dividend for 3 consecutive years and Amkor Technology has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Lam Research is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Lam Research and Amkor Technology, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Lam Research042102.84
Amkor Technology11202.25

Lam Research currently has a consensus target price of $478.88, suggesting a potential downside of 15.57%. Amkor Technology has a consensus target price of $15.25, suggesting a potential downside of 36.17%. Given Lam Research's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Lam Research is more favorable than Amkor Technology.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

84.0% of Lam Research shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 37.6% of Amkor Technology shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Lam Research shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 59.3% of Amkor Technology shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

Lam Research has a beta of 1.33, indicating that its stock price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Amkor Technology has a beta of 1.63, indicating that its stock price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Lam Research and Amkor Technology's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lam Research$10.04 billion8.07$2.25 billion$15.9535.56
Amkor Technology$4.05 billion1.43$120.89 million$0.5642.66

Lam Research has higher revenue and earnings than Amkor Technology. Lam Research is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amkor Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Lam Research beats Amkor Technology on 14 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) and KLA (NASDAQ:KLAC) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Amkor Technology and KLA, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Amkor Technology11202.25
KLA081002.56

Amkor Technology currently has a consensus target price of $15.25, suggesting a potential downside of 36.17%. KLA has a consensus target price of $272.00, suggesting a potential downside of 12.60%. Given KLA's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe KLA is more favorable than Amkor Technology.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Amkor Technology and KLA's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Amkor Technology$4.05 billion1.43$120.89 million$0.5642.66
KLA$5.81 billion8.26$1.22 billion$10.3530.07

KLA has higher revenue and earnings than Amkor Technology. KLA is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amkor Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Amkor Technology pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. KLA pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.2%. Amkor Technology pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. KLA pays out 34.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Amkor Technology has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and KLA has increased its dividend for 11 consecutive years. KLA is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Volatility & Risk

Amkor Technology has a beta of 1.63, indicating that its share price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, KLA has a beta of 1.26, indicating that its share price is 26% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

37.6% of Amkor Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.7% of KLA shares are held by institutional investors. 59.3% of Amkor Technology shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of KLA shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Amkor Technology and KLA's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Amkor Technology6.39%14.81%6.29%
KLA21.76%65.49%18.66%

Summary

KLA beats Amkor Technology on 14 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) and Entegris (NASDAQ:ENTG) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability and dividends.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Amkor Technology and Entegris, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Amkor Technology11202.25
Entegris02502.71

Amkor Technology currently has a consensus target price of $15.25, suggesting a potential downside of 36.17%. Entegris has a consensus target price of $100.7778, suggesting a potential downside of 4.21%. Given Entegris' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Entegris is more favorable than Amkor Technology.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Amkor Technology and Entegris' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Amkor Technology$4.05 billion1.43$120.89 million$0.5642.66
Entegris$1.59 billion8.92$254.86 million$1.9354.51

Entegris has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Amkor Technology. Amkor Technology is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Entegris, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Amkor Technology pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Entegris pays an annual dividend of $0.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.3%. Amkor Technology pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Entegris pays out 16.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Amkor Technology has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Entegris has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Volatility & Risk

Amkor Technology has a beta of 1.63, indicating that its share price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Entegris has a beta of 1.33, indicating that its share price is 33% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

37.6% of Amkor Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 98.4% of Entegris shares are held by institutional investors. 59.3% of Amkor Technology shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.7% of Entegris shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Amkor Technology and Entegris' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Amkor Technology6.39%14.81%6.29%
Entegris15.03%26.54%12.06%

Summary

Entegris beats Amkor Technology on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) and MKS Instruments (NASDAQ:MKSI) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability and dividends.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

37.6% of Amkor Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.0% of MKS Instruments shares are held by institutional investors. 59.3% of Amkor Technology shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of MKS Instruments shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Amkor Technology and MKS Instruments' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Amkor Technology6.39%14.81%6.29%
MKS Instruments12.78%16.49%9.74%

Dividends

Amkor Technology pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. MKS Instruments pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. Amkor Technology pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. MKS Instruments pays out 17.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Amkor Technology has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and MKS Instruments has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Amkor Technology and MKS Instruments' gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Amkor Technology$4.05 billion1.43$120.89 million$0.5642.66
MKS Instruments$1.90 billion4.79$140.39 million$4.5236.48

MKS Instruments has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Amkor Technology. MKS Instruments is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Amkor Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Amkor Technology and MKS Instruments, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Amkor Technology11202.25
MKS Instruments02802.80

Amkor Technology currently has a consensus target price of $15.25, suggesting a potential downside of 36.17%. MKS Instruments has a consensus target price of $180.00, suggesting a potential upside of 9.16%. Given MKS Instruments' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe MKS Instruments is more favorable than Amkor Technology.

Volatility & Risk

Amkor Technology has a beta of 1.63, indicating that its share price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MKS Instruments has a beta of 1.6, indicating that its share price is 60% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

MKS Instruments beats Amkor Technology on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) and Brooks Automation (NASDAQ:BRKS) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations and risk.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

37.6% of Amkor Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 95.3% of Brooks Automation shares are held by institutional investors. 59.3% of Amkor Technology shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.6% of Brooks Automation shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Amkor Technology and Brooks Automation's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Amkor Technology6.39%14.81%6.29%
Brooks Automation7.23%7.95%6.13%

Dividends

Amkor Technology pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. Brooks Automation pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.5%. Amkor Technology pays out 28.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Brooks Automation pays out 31.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Amkor Technology has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Brooks Automation has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Amkor Technology is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Amkor Technology and Brooks Automation's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Amkor Technology$4.05 billion1.43$120.89 million$0.5642.66
Brooks Automation$897.27 million6.88$64.85 million$1.2666.00

Amkor Technology has higher revenue and earnings than Brooks Automation. Amkor Technology is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Brooks Automation, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and target prices for Amkor Technology and Brooks Automation, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Amkor Technology11202.25
Brooks Automation02602.75

Amkor Technology presently has a consensus price target of $15.25, suggesting a potential downside of 36.17%. Brooks Automation has a consensus price target of $79.3750, suggesting a potential downside of 4.55%. Given Brooks Automation's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Brooks Automation is more favorable than Amkor Technology.

Risk and Volatility

Amkor Technology has a beta of 1.63, suggesting that its stock price is 63% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Brooks Automation has a beta of 1.97, suggesting that its stock price is 97% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Brooks Automation beats Amkor Technology on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


Amkor Technology Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Applied Materials logo
AMAT
Applied Materials
2.2$118.19+3.6%$108.46 billion$17.20 billion30.15Analyst Report
News Coverage
Lam Research logo
LRCX
Lam Research
2.3$567.19+3.4%$81.06 billion$10.04 billion32.17Increase in Short Interest
KLA logo
KLAC
KLA
2.2$311.23+2.1%$47.95 billion$5.81 billion37.86
Entegris logo
ENTG
Entegris
1.8$105.21+1.4%$14.20 billion$1.59 billion53.95
MKS Instruments logo
MKSI
MKS Instruments
2.3$164.90+1.7%$9.11 billion$1.90 billion32.91Increase in Short Interest
Brooks Automation logo
BRKS
Brooks Automation
1.9$83.16+4.0%$6.17 billion$897.27 million94.50News Coverage
Gap Up
CMC Materials logo
CCMP
CMC Materials
1.6$170.50+2.3%$4.97 billion$1.12 billion35.30
Advanced Energy Industries logo
AEIS
Advanced Energy Industries
2.0$104.45+3.0%$4.00 billion$788.95 million38.69
FormFactor logo
FORM
FormFactor
1.5$45.37+1.2%$3.53 billion$589.46 million45.83
Onto Innovation logo
ONTO
Onto Innovation
1.5$62.46+1.3%$3.05 billion$305.90 million-328.74Analyst Upgrade
Xperi logo
XPER
Xperi
1.6$21.10+3.5%$2.23 billion$280.07 million-36.38Earnings Announcement
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Upgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
Gap Up
Ultra Clean logo
UCTT
Ultra Clean
1.5$46.38+3.5%$1.88 billion$1.07 billion42.94Analyst Report
Cohu logo
COHU
Cohu
1.5$43.45+0.8%$1.82 billion$583.33 million-39.14Insider Selling
Axcelis Technologies logo
ACLS
Axcelis Technologies
2.0$36.87+0.8%$1.23 billion$342.96 million27.72Insider Selling
Veeco Instruments logo
VECO
Veeco Instruments
1.4$21.50+0.8%$1.07 billion$419.35 million-25.00Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Photronics logo
PLAB
Photronics
1.7$11.91+1.5%$755.29 million$609.69 million22.47Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
PDF Solutions logo
PDFS
PDF Solutions
1.6$18.36+2.0%$672.53 million$85.58 million-73.44Analyst Report
AXT logo
AXTI
AXT
1.5$12.93+1.5%$534.01 million$83.26 million-430.86Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Rubicon Technology logo
RBCN
Rubicon Technology
0.5$10.18+3.6%$24.65 million$3.53 million-42.41
This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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