Earnings Preview: How will Amkor Technology Inc. [AMKR] deliver its quarterly results?

Earnings from Amkor Technology Inc. [AMKR] are scheduled on April 26, 2021, after the market closes. It is expected that the company will report strong earnings for the quarter ending Mar 2021.


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AMKR Stock Earnings Outlook For The Current Quarter

The consensus estimates for the quarter suggest that the company would earn $0.46 per share on revenue of $1.32B. Taking a look at the future, the company is projected to report revenue of $1.35B at an earnings per share of $0.43 for the Jun 2021 quarter. The estimates represent year-over-year improvements of 4.50% in revenue and -7.60% in earnings per share for the company.

AMKR Stock Earnings Forecast For The Current Year

For the full financial year, Amkor Technology Inc. [NASDAQ:AMKR] is forecasted to generate revenue of $5.69B. The figure is about $640.0 million above what the company actually reported for the fiscal year 2020. In terms of EPS, it is estimated to be $1.93 in 2021, which is $0.53 higher than the figure in FY20. Based on current estimates, earnings are expected to grow 37.90% this year, -7.30% next year, and 47.05% annually over the next five years. With regard to sales, forecasts suggest an incline of 12.60% in current fiscal year and 4.50% over following year.

AMKR Stock Price Performance

At a last check today, Amkor Technology Inc. [NASDAQ:AMKR] finished up 3.23% at $24.59. The stock’s day high price was $24.03, and its lowest was $23.28. Its price fall -0.83% in the last five days. Since the beginning of the year, Amkor Technology Inc.’s shares are up nearly 57.96%. However, the share price is -10.58% below its one year high. The top price reached by the shares of the company was $27.50 on 04/06/21, while the 52-week low came on 01/04/21, when the shares were $14.82. In the past year, shares of the company have risen 159.76%. At 50 days, the moving average achieved is $23.46 while at 200 days, the moving average is $16.27. There were 0.67 million shares traded in the last session, down from 1.51 million in the previous session.

Amkor Technology Inc. [NASDAQ:AMKR] Stock Valuation Metrics

With a prevailing 12-month PE ratio of 17.08, Amkor Technology Inc. [AMKR] does qualify as a good candidate for the list of underestimated low-priced stocks that should be purchased sooner rather than later. By this measure, the company’s stock is trading at a discount to the industry average of 33.46 times trailing earnings. Investors may find it helpful to look at historical price-sales ratios, and in the case of this stock, 1.12 PS value ratio is reported for the last one year of reported earnings. This is below the average return 3.07 for the industry, which means AMKR offers an attractive investment opportunity than its competitors do.

AMKR Share Price Support And Resistance Levels

Based on the daily chart, the immediate backing lies around the 24.61 level, and the violation of this level will cause a further drop to 23.39 level. At the upper end, 24.89 remains a key resistance. As the stock increases, it may find resistance at 24.46. In the 14-day chart, the Relative Strength Index standing at 54.84 suggests a technical neutral stance while the MACD standing at -0.46 indicates price will decrease in the next trading period. Stochastic %K at 33.08% suggests holding the stock while Percent R indicator at 41.62% suggests low price movement.

How much is the short interest in Amkor Technology Inc.?

There have been a drop in short interest in the Amkor Technology Inc. Financial stock, with short interest down by -1.84 million shares to 5.18 million shares on Feb 25, 2021. According to data provided by Yahoo Finance, the short interest on Mar 30, 2021 stood at 3.34 million shares. This 35.52% increase suggests some bearish sentiment was experienced by the stock. Shorted shares accounted for just 3.32% of the overall float in the stock, while the stock’s days to cover moved to 1.91.

How do analysts view Amkor Technology Inc.?

In regard to the share price forecast for Amkor Technology Inc. stock, the analysts, as surveyed by FactSet, forecast the price to reach $19.00 in the next twelve months, representing almost an -29.42% growth from its recent price of $24.59. Among Amkor Technology Inc. stock projections, $23.00 is the highest analyst target for the stock, while $15.00 is the lowest. Despite this, 2 analysts who share their consensus rating for AMKR in 2021 agree that the stock is a Hold. The latest rating change took place on 9/14/20, when Credit Suisse Ratings upgraded the stock from “Neutral” to “Outperform.”

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