Amtech Systems, Inc. manufactures and sells capital equipment and related consumables for use in fabricating silicon carbide (SiC), silicon power chips, electronic assemblies, and light-emitting diodes (LEDs) in the United States, China, France, and internationally. More Details
High growth potential with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Amtech Systems's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ASYS has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ASYS underperformed the US Semiconductor industry which returned 41.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ASYS underperformed the US Market which returned 13.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Amtech Systems's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StAmtech Systems (NASDAQ:ASYS) Share Prices Have Dropped 53% In The Last Three Years
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThe Independent Director of Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASYS), Robert Averick, Just Bought 25% More Shares
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Buying Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASYS) Shares?
Is Amtech Systems undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ASYS's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ASYS's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ASYS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Semiconductor industry average.
PE vs Market: ASYS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ASYS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ASYS is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the US Semiconductor industry average (3.1x).
How is Amtech Systems forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ASYS is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: ASYS is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: ASYS's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ASYS's revenue (25.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ASYS's revenue (25.8% per year) 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 ASYS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Amtech Systems performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ASYS is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ASYS is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ASYS is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 47.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ASYS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ASYS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Semiconductor industry (7.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ASYS has a negative Return on Equity (-1.09%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Amtech Systems's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ASYS's short term assets ($80.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($9.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: ASYS's short term assets ($80.6M) exceed its long term liabilities ($12.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ASYS's debt to equity ratio (6.4%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ASYS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 13% to 6.4% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if ASYS has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if ASYS has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Amtech Systems's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ASYS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ASYS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ASYS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ASYS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ASYS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Michael Whang (48 yo)
Mr. Michael Whang has been Director at Amtech Systems, Inc. since May 5, 2020. Mr. Whang has been Chief Executive Officer at Amtech Systems, Inc. since January 28, 2020 and was its Vice President and Chief ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Michael's total compensation ($USD284.66K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD604.44K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Michael's compensation with company performance.
|Executive Chairman||8.67yrs||US$344.58k||0.50% |
|CEO & Director||0.67yr||US$284.66k||0.014% |
|VP, CFO||0.33yr||US$277.88k||0.014% |
|Lead Independent Director||0.33yr||US$71.65k||0% |
|Independent Director||17.33yrs||US$56.15k||0.058% |
|Independent Director||15.67yrs||US$56.65k||1.78% |
|Independent Director||5.42yrs||US$56.65k||0% |
Experienced Board: ASYS's board of directors are considered experienced (5.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ASYS insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Amtech Systems, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Amtech Systems, Inc.
- Ticker: ASYS
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1981
- Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
- Sector: Semiconductors
- Market Cap: US$72.629m
- Shares outstanding: 14.05m
- Website: https://www.amtechsystems.com
Number of Employees
- Amtech Systems, Inc.
- 131 South Clark Drive
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ASYS||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Aug 1983|
|AS3||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Aug 1983|
Amtech Systems, Inc. manufactures and sells capital equipment and related consumables for use in fabricating silicon carbide (SiC), silicon power chips, electronic assemblies, and light-emitting diodes (LE ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/28 04:22|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/25 00:00|
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