Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (CCMP)’s Financial Results Comparing With Amkor Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR)

Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ:CCMP) and Amkor Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR) compete against each other in the Semiconductor – Integrated Circuits sector. We will contrast them and contrast their analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation.

Earnings & Valuation

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation 671.92M 4.85 126.44M 5.15 21.90
Amkor Technology Inc. 4.32B 0.49 127.09M 0.53 17.04

Table 1 highlights Cabot Microelectronics Corporation and Amkor Technology Inc.’s top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation. Amkor Technology Inc. is observed to has lower earnings, but higher revenue than Cabot Microelectronics Corporation. The company that Currently has a higher P/E ratio is considered the more expensive of the two businesses. Cabot Microelectronics Corporation’s presently higher P/E ratio makes it the more expensive of the two businesses.


Table 2 shows us Cabot Microelectronics Corporation and Amkor Technology Inc.’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation 18.82% 0% 0%
Amkor Technology Inc. 2.94% 14% 5.5%

Risk & Volatility

Cabot Microelectronics Corporation’s volatility measures that it’s 21.00% more volatile than S&P 500 due to its 1.21 beta. Amkor Technology Inc. on the other hand, has 1.9 beta which makes it 90.00% more volatile compared to S&P 500.


The Current Ratio of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation is 3.2 while its Quick Ratio stands at 2.3. The Current Ratio of rival Amkor Technology Inc. is 1.4 and its Quick Ratio is has 1.2. Cabot Microelectronics Corporation is better equipped to clear short and long-term obligations than Amkor Technology Inc.


The annual dividend that Cabot Microelectronics Corporation pay is $1.6 per share with a dividend yield of 1.45%. No dividend is paid out by Amkor Technology Inc.

Analyst Ratings

Cabot Microelectronics Corporation and Amkor Technology Inc. Recommendations and Ratings are available in the next table.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation 0 0 1 3.00
Amkor Technology Inc. 1 1 0 2.50

The upside potential is 15.62% for Cabot Microelectronics Corporation with consensus price target of $130. Meanwhile, Amkor Technology Inc.’s consensus price target is $7, while its potential downside is -20.45%. The results from earlier shows that analysts opinion suggest that Cabot Microelectronics Corporation seems more appealing than Amkor Technology Inc.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

Roughly 97.4% of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation shares are held by institutional investors while 39.9% of Amkor Technology Inc. are owned by institutional investors. About 0.8% of Cabot Microelectronics Corporation’s share are held by insiders. Insiders Comparatively, held 22.9% of Amkor Technology Inc. shares.


Here are the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
Cabot Microelectronics Corporation 1.07% 10.59% 5.68% -0.48% 11.43% 18.18%
Amkor Technology Inc. -2.8% 12.87% 32.02% 4.51% -12.16% 37.65%

For the past year Cabot Microelectronics Corporation was less bullish than Amkor Technology Inc.


Cabot Microelectronics Corporation beats Amkor Technology Inc. on 11 of the 16 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.