OverviewSuggest Edit

Advantest is a provider of advanced semiconductor test systems and solutions for the semiconductor industry. The company manufactures and sells electronic measuring instruments, automatic test equipment (ATE), and electron beam lithography systems. Its products are used to verify that chips perform without malfunction in end-use applications, such as consumer electronics, telecommunications, medical instrumentation or computers, digital TV, etc.

TypePublic
Founded1954
HQTokyo, JP
Websiteadvantest.com

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)5,503(+12%)
Job Openings99
Revenue (FY, 2018)¥282.5 B(+37%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)¥10.3 K(+7%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Advantest

Yoshiaki Yoshida

Yoshiaki Yoshida

Representative Director, President and CEO
Atsushi Fujita

Atsushi Fujita

Director, Managing Executive Officer (CFO)
Michael Stichlmair

Michael Stichlmair

Executive Officer
Soichi Tsukakoshi

Soichi Tsukakoshi

Director, Senior Executive Officer
Ricky Sim

Ricky Sim

Executive Officer
Yuichi Kurita

Yuichi Kurita

Director, Standing Audit and Supervisory Committee Member
Show more

Advantest Office Locations

Advantest has offices in Tokyo, Kazo, Kikuyo, Kitakyushu and in 39 other locations
Tokyo, JP (HQ)
Shin-Marunouchi Center Bldg., 1-6-2, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku
Kazo, JP
1-5, Shin-tone
Kikuyo, JP
A-102, 2158-1, Tsukure, Kikuyo-machi
Kitakyushu, JP
1-5-1, Higashida, Yahatahigashi-ku
Meiwa, JP
336-1, Ohwa
Nagoya, JP
Nissei-Imaike Bldg., 4-1-29, Imaike, Chigusa-ku
Show all (45)

Advantest Financials and Metrics

Advantest Revenue

Embed Graph
View revenue for all periods
Advantest's revenue was reported to be ¥282.46 b in FY, 2018 which is a 36.3% increase from the previous period.
JPY

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

69.9b

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

39.4b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

56.4%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

11.9b

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

14.3b

Market capitalization (4-Jun-2021)

2.0t

Closing stock price (4-Jun-2021)

10.3k

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

149.8b

EV

1.9t
Advantest's current market capitalization is ¥2 t.
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

155.9b207.2b282.5b

Revenue growth, %

33%36%

Cost of goods sold

66.2b100.6b128.4b

Gross profit

89.7b106.6b154.0b
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

40.7b47.7b50.9b70.9b72.6b74.9b66.2b71.6b69.9b

Cost of goods sold

20.1b22.8b27.6b32.7b33.7b32.4b26.8b30.6b30.5b

Gross profit

20.6b24.9b23.3b38.2b38.9b42.5b39.4b41.0b39.4b

Gross profit Margin, %

51%52%46%54%54%57%59%57%56%
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

95.3b104.0b119.9b

Accounts Receivable

32.5b37.9b51.8b

Inventories

39.1b49.6b57.1b

Current Assets

171.1b197.1b133.3b
Quarterly
Annual
JPYFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

14.2b18.1b57.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

5.2b5.0b5.0b

Inventories

(5.3b)(10.5b)(6.9b)

Accounts Payable

6.4b14.5b632.0m
Quarterly
JPYQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

991.0m3.9b2.5b13.9b16.3b17.9b12.1b14.7b11.9b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.2b2.4b3.6b1.2b2.5b3.7b2.4b4.5b6.7b

Inventories

(192.0m)(3.4b)(5.3b)(1.9b)(3.0b)(7.0b)(2.5b)684.0m1.5b

Accounts Payable

(2.1b)3.1b928.0m(853.0m)526.0m(301.0m)(4.7b)(5.4b)(6.3b)
JPYFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

34.2m

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
Show all financial metrics

Advantest Operating Metrics

Advantest's Backlog was reported to be ¥64.3b in Q3, 2019.
FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Backlog

¥42.2 b¥50.9 b¥59.4 b¥65.3 b¥82.8 b¥79.5 b¥83 b¥70.8 b¥74.9 b¥74.6 b¥61.3 b¥64.3 b

Patents

2.74 k2.67 k2.53 k

Product Categories

9
Show all operating metrics

Advantest Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
EssaiJanuary 29, 2020
W2BIJune 01, 2013
VerigyJune 04, 2011$1.1 b
Advanfacilities Co., Ltd.
Advantest Academy
Advantest America,Inc.
Advantest Canada, Inc.
Advantest (China) Co., Ltd.
Advantest Component, Inc.
Advantest Costa Rica, Sociedad Anonima
Show more

Advantest Revenue Breakdown

Embed Graph

Advantest revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.2% from Services, Support and Others, 13.9% from Mechatronics System Business and 75.0% from Semiconductor and Component Test System Business

Advantest revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 87.4% from Asia, 5.3% from Japan and 7.3% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

Embed Graph
Show all human capital metrics

Advantest Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

SecurityScorecard logo

Advantest Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

CSRHub logo

Advantest Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

Advantest Company Culture

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    90/100

  • Compensation

    B

    73/100

Learn more on Comparably

Advantest News and Updates

Advantest Again Named THE BEST Supplier of Chip Making Equipment in VLSIresearch Customer Satisfaction Survey

Superior Levels of Satisfaction Noted in Areas of Advantest’s Partnership Attributes, Technical Leadership and Trust in Supplier Superior Levels of Satisfaction Noted in Areas of Advantest’s Partnership Attributes, Technical Leadership and Trust in Supplier

Advantest Opens Registration for International Virtual VOICE 2021 Developer Conference on June 21-23

Semiconductor Test Conference to Feature Over 70 Technical Presentations, Partners’ Expo, Keynotes, Workshop Day and More Semiconductor Test Conference to Feature Over 70 Technical Presentations, Partners’ Expo, Keynotes, Workshop Day and More

Advantest Named Preferred Supplier by Elmos Semiconductor

T2000 Platform Selected as Test Solution for Elmos’ Next-Generation ICs Used in Automotive Applications T2000 Platform Selected as Test Solution for Elmos’ Next-Generation ICs Used in Automotive Applications

Advantest to Exhibit Latest IC Test Solutions Advancing Technology Convergence at SEMICON China 2021

TOKYO, March 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857) will feature its newest products and solutions for advanced ICs at SEMICON China on March 17-19, 2021, at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC).

Advantest Announces Transition of VOICE 2021 Developer Conference to a Virtual Platform Over Health and Safety Concerns

Virtual VOICE to Take Place June 21-23; Dates and Location for VOICE 2022 Confirmed

Advantest DC Scale XPS256 DPS Card Ramps to Production at Leading Semiconductor Manufacturers

Industry’s First Universal DPS Pin Covers All Exascale Power Demands for Key Data-Driven Applications Industry’s First Universal DPS Pin Covers All Exascale Power Demands for Key Data-Driven Applications
Show more

Advantest Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Advantest founded?

    Advantest was founded in 1954.

  • Who are Advantest key executives?

    Advantest's key executives are Yoshiaki Yoshida, Atsushi Fujita and Michael Stichlmair.

  • How many employees does Advantest have?

    Advantest has 5,503 employees.

  • What is Advantest revenue?

    Latest Advantest annual revenue is ¥282.5 b.

  • What is Advantest revenue per employee?

    Latest Advantest revenue per employee is ¥51.3 m.

  • Who are Advantest competitors?

    Competitors of Advantest include Sanken Electric, San'an Optoelectronics and Ushio.

  • Where is Advantest headquarters?

    Advantest headquarters is located at Shin-Marunouchi Center Bldg., 1-6-2, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo.

  • Where are Advantest offices?

    Advantest has offices in Tokyo, Kazo, Kikuyo, Kitakyushu and in 39 other locations.

  • How many offices does Advantest have?

    Advantest has 45 offices.