MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells analog and mixed-signal semiconductor platform solutions for communications, Internet of Things, consumer, industrial, and automotive applications. More Details
Excellent balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has MagnaChip Semiconductor's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MX's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: MX underperformed the US Semiconductor industry which returned 38.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MX exceeded the US Market which returned 12% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is MagnaChip Semiconductor's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs MagnaChip Semiconductor (NYSE:MX) A Risky Investment?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StShould MagnaChip Semiconductor (NYSE:MX) Be Disappointed With Their 23% Profit?
3 months ago | Simply Wall StMagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:MX) Insiders Increased Their Holdings
Is MagnaChip Semiconductor 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: MX ($13.41) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($112.38)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MX is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MX is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Semiconductor industry average.
PE vs Market: MX 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 MX's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MX is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (76.3x) compared to the US Semiconductor industry average (3.1x).
How is MagnaChip Semiconductor forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MX is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: MX is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: MX's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MX's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-20% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MX's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-20% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if MX's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has MagnaChip Semiconductor performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MX is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: MX is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MX is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 39.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare MX's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: MX is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Semiconductor industry (7.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MX has a negative Return on Equity (-179.51%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is MagnaChip Semiconductor's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MX's short term assets ($530.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($328.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: MX's short term assets ($530.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($281.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MX's debt to equity ratio (4954.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: MX had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.
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: Whilst unprofitable MX has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: MX is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 42.4% per year.
What is MagnaChip Semiconductor current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MX's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MX'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 MX's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MX'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 MX'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 management tenure
YJ Kim (55 yo)
Mr. Young-Joon Kim, also known as YJ, has been the Chief Executive Officer of MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation since May 28, 2015 and was its General Manager of Foundry Services Group. He served as an A ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: YJ's total compensation ($USD2.16M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.03M).
Compensation vs Earnings: YJ's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||5.33yrs||US$2.16m||0.68% |
|Chief Compliance Officer||5.33yrs||US$1.19m||0.35% |
|Executive VP & GM of Standard Products Group||4.83yrs||US$934.03k||0.31% |
|Chief Financial Officer||0.33yr||no data||0.051% |
|Chief Accounting Officer||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Director of Public Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Manufacturing Operations||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief of Strategic Planning||1.92yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MX's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||5.33yrs||US$2.16m||0.68% |
|Independent Director||4.08yrs||US$305.00k||0.029% |
|Independent Non Executive Chairman of the Board||0.25yr||US$320.00k||0.080% |
|Independent Director||9.08yrs||US$285.00k||0.059% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||10.83yrs||US$375.00k||0.27% |
|Independent Director||5.08yrs||US$335.00k||0.015% |
|Director||0.17yr||no data||0.040% |
Experienced Board: MX's board of directors are considered experienced (5.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: MX insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.3%.
MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation
- Ticker: MX
- Exchange: NYSE
- Industry: Semiconductors
- Sector: Semiconductors
- Market Cap: US$471.498m
- Shares outstanding: 35.16m
- Website: https://www.magnachip.com
Number of Employees
- MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation
- 1, Allee Scheffer
- Luxembourg City
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MX||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Mar 2011|
|SMG||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Mar 2011|
MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells analog and mixed-signal semiconductor platform solutions for communications, Internet of Things, consum ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/26 06:14|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/25 00:00|
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