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Business Description

Industry: Computer Hardware » Electronic Components  
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Traded in other countries:HTH.Germany,
Headquarter Location:USA
Hutchinson Technology is engaged in the manufacture of suspension assemblies. It supplies critical precision component technologies to the market.

Hutchinson Technology Inc was incorporated in Minnesota in the year 1965. The Company is a technology manufacturer that creates value by developing solutions to critical customer problems. The Company has one reportable segment namely the Disk Drive Components Division. Its Disk Drive Components Division is a supplier of suspension assemblies for hard disk drives. Its disk drive products are sold through the Company's account management team. Its competitors are Nihon Hatsujo Kabusikigaisha, Magnecomp Precision Technology Public Company Limited, and NAT Peripheral (H.K.) Co., Ltd. As of September 27, 2015, the Company had 216 US patents and 16 foreign patents. The Company's products are classified as medical devices and therefore are subject to governmental regulations.



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Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $234.65
EPS (TTM) $ -0.92
Short Percentage of Float3.57%
52-Week Range $1.32 - 4.00
Shares Outstanding (Mil)33.92

Analyst Estimate

Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) -0.77
EPS without NRI ($) -0.77
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