Amkor Technology Inc. (AMKR) and Its Rivals Contrasting side by side.

As Semiconductor – Integrated Circuits company, Amkor Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR) is competing with its competitors based on the profitability, analyst recommendations, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

Amkor Technology Inc. has 39.9% of its shares owned by institutional investors and an average of 53.83% institutional ownership for its competitors. On other hand Amkor Technology Inc. has 22.9% of its shares owned by company insiders and an average of 3.79% insiders ownership for its peers.


Table 1 has Amkor Technology Inc. and its peers’ return on equity, net margins and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Amkor Technology Inc. 2.94% 14.00% 5.50%
Industry Average 31.08% 13.99% 9.18%

Earnings & Valuation

In next table we are comparing Amkor Technology Inc. and its peers’ valuation, net income and gross revenue.

Net Income Gross Revenue Price/Earnings Ratio
Amkor Technology Inc. 127.09M 4.32B 17.04
Industry Average 462.66M 1.49B 30.81

Amkor Technology Inc. has lower P/E Ratio, but higher revenue than its competitors. The company has a lower price-to-earnings ratio which is presently more affordable in contrast to its peers.

Analyst Recommendations

Table 3 provides breakdown of current ratings for Amkor Technology Inc. and its peers.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Amkor Technology Inc. 1 1 0 2.50
Industry Average 1.25 2.67 3.36 2.64

$7 is the average price target of Amkor Technology Inc., with a potential downside of -19.08%. The potential upside of the competitors is 32.23%. By having stronger average rating and higher possible upside, Amkor Technology Inc. make equities research analysts believe that the company is more favorable than its competitors.


Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of Amkor Technology Inc. and its competitors.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Amkor Technology Inc. -2.8% 12.87% 32.02% 4.51% -12.16% 37.65%
Industry Average 3.92% 11.05% 18.52% 16.25% 31.34% 29.70%

For the past year Amkor Technology Inc.’s stock price has bigger growth than the average for its peers.


Amkor Technology Inc. has a Current Ratio of 1.4 and a Quick Ratio of 1.2. Competitively, Amkor Technology Inc.’s competitors Current Ratio is 3.57 and has 2.98 Quick Ratio. Amkor Technology Inc.’s rivals have better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than Amkor Technology Inc.

Volatility & Risk

Amkor Technology Inc. is 90.00% more volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500 because the stock has a beta of 1.9. Competitively, Amkor Technology Inc.’s competitors are 29.13% more volatile than Standard and Poor’s 500, because of the 1.29 beta.


Amkor Technology Inc. does not pay a dividend.


Amkor Technology Inc.’s rivals beat Amkor Technology Inc. on 5 of the 6 factors.

Amkor Technology, Inc. provides outsourced semiconductor packaging and test services in the United States and internationally. The company offers turnkey packaging and test services, including semiconductor wafer bumps, wafer probes, wafer back-grinds, package design, packaging, and test and drop shipment services. Its packages employ wirebond, flip chip, and copper clip and other interconnect technologies. The company also provides semiconductor testing services, such as wafer testing or probe, and final test services; flip chip chip scale package products for use in smartphones, tablets, and other mobile consumer electronic devices; flip chip stacked chip scale packages that are used to stack memory, and as applications processors in mobile devices; flip chip ball grid array (BGA) products for various networking, storage, computing, and consumer applications; and flip chip molded BGA packages. In addition, it offers leadframe packages that are used in electronic devices for low to medium pin count applications; substrate-based wirebond packages, which are used to connect a die to a substrate; micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS) packages that are miniaturized mechanical and electro-mechanical devices; and system-in-package modules, which are used in radio frequency and front end modules, baseband processing, connectivity, fingerprint sensors, display and touch screen drivers, sensors and MEMS, and NAND memory and solid state drives. The company primarily serves integrated device manufacturers, fabless semiconductor companies, and contract foundries. Amkor Technology, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.

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