Materials Analysis Technology Inc. provides laboratory services in the areas of materials analysis, failure analysis, and reliability testing in Taiwan, China, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, and internationally. More Details
Excellent balance sheet with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Materials Analysis Technology's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 3587 is more volatile than 75% of TW stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: 3587's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of TW stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 3587 underperformed the TW Semiconductor industry which returned 102.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 3587 exceeded the TW Market which returned 62% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Materials Analysis Technology's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StMaterials Analysis Technology (GTSM:3587) Seems To Use Debt Rather Sparingly
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Materials Analysis Technology Inc. (GTSM:3587) An Attractive Dividend Stock?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHere's What To Make Of Materials Analysis Technology's (GTSM:3587) Returns On Capital
Is Materials Analysis Technology undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 3587 (NT$140) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NT$168.13)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 3587 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 3587 is good value based on its PE Ratio (22.7x) compared to the TW Semiconductor industry average (28.9x).
PE vs Market: 3587 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22.7x) compared to the TW market (20.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 3587's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 3587's PB Ratio (3x) is in line with the TW Semiconductor industry average.
How is Materials Analysis Technology forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted Semiconductors industry annual growth in earnings
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if 3587's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (0.8%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if 3587's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the TW market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if 3587's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the TW market.
High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if 3587's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if 3587's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Materials Analysis Technology performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 3587 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 3587's current net profit margins (12.6%) are higher than last year (9.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 3587's earnings have grown by 9.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 3587's earnings growth over the past year (56.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (9.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 3587 earnings growth over the past year (56.5%) exceeded the Semiconductor industry 27.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 3587's Return on Equity (13.1%) is considered low.
How is Materials Analysis Technology's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 3587's short term assets (NT$2.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (NT$752.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: 3587's short term assets (NT$2.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (NT$715.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 3587's debt to equity ratio (24.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: 3587's debt to equity ratio has increased from 8.4% to 24.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 3587's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (154%).
Interest Coverage: 3587's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (34.5x coverage).
What is Materials Analysis Technology current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 3587's dividend (3.21%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (1.93%).
High Dividend: 3587's dividend (3.21%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the TW market (4.77%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 3587's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 3587's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (72.8%), 3587's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Dr. Yong-Fen Hsieh serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Materials Analysis Technology Inc. Dr. Hsieh served as Department Head, QRA Division, UMC, QM Division, Unipac and LCOS Division, AU...
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Materials Analysis Technology Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Materials Analysis Technology Inc.
- Ticker: 3587
- Exchange: GTSM
- Founded: 2002
- Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
- Sector: Semiconductors
- Market Cap: NT$8.724b
- Shares outstanding: 62.31m
- Website: https://www.ma-tek.com
- Materials Analysis Technology Inc.
- 1A3, No. 1, Li-Hsin Road 1
- Hsinchu Science based Industrial Park
- Hsinchu City
Materials Analysis Technology Inc. provides laboratory services in the areas of materials analysis, failure analysis, and reliability testing in Taiwan, China, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, and international...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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