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Kulicke & Soffa Industries Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) %

: 8.90% (As of Jun. 2021)
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Kulicke & Soffa Industries's Enterprise Value for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was $3,180 Mil. Kulicke & Soffa Industries's EBIT for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2021 was $283 Mil. Kulicke & Soffa Industries's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was 8.90%.

The historical rank and industry rank for Kulicke & Soffa Industries's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % or its related term are showing as below:

NAS:KLIC' s Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.71   Med: 14.35   Max: 65.99
Current: 8.25

2.71
65.99

During the past 13 years, the highest Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) of Kulicke & Soffa Industries was 65.99%. The lowest was 2.71%. And the median was 14.35%.

NAS:KLIC's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % is ranked higher than
78% of the 854 Companies
in the Semiconductors industry.

( Industry Median: 2.85 vs. NAS:KLIC: 8.25 )

Joel Greenblatt's definition of earnings yield has the same problems the regular earnings yield does. It does not consider the growth of the company. It only looks at one-year's business operation. For cyclical companies, the earnings yield is usually highest at the peak of the business cycle. But these earnings are rarely sustainable.

A better indicator of the attractiveness of an investment which takes growth into account is the Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) %. Kulicke & Soffa Industries's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 was 10.26%. The Forward Rate of Return uses the normalized Free Cash Flow of the past seven years, and considers growth. The forward rate of return can be thought of as the return that investors buying the stock today can expect from it in the future.


Kulicke & Soffa Industries Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Historical Data

The historical data trend for Kulicke & Soffa Industries's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Kulicke & Soffa Industries Annual Data
Trend Sep11 Sep12 Sep13 Sep14 Sep15 Sep16 Sep17 Sep18 Sep19 Sep20
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 15.11 12.95 17.83 3.81 6.79

Kulicke & Soffa Industries Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 6.71 6.79 7.35 6.96 8.90

Competitive Comparison

For the Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry, Kulicke & Soffa Industries's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) %, along with its competitors' market caps and Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Kulicke & Soffa Industries Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Distribution

For the Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry and Technology sector, Kulicke & Soffa Industries's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Kulicke & Soffa Industries's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % falls into.



Kulicke & Soffa Industries Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Calculation

In his book, The Little That Beat the Market, hedge fund manager Joel Greenblatt defines Earnings Yield as operating income divided by enterprise value.

Kulicke & Soffa Industriess Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the fiscal year that ended in Sep. 2020 is calculated as

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt)=EBIT/Enterprise Value
=66.05/972.0002
=6.80 %

Kulicke & Soffa Industries's Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2021 is calculated as

Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt)=EBIT (TTM)/Enterprise Value
=283.113/3,180
=8.90 %

Kulicke & Soffa Industries's EBIT for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Jun. 2021 adds up the quarterly data reported by the company within the most recent 12 months, which was $283 Mil.



Kulicke & Soffa Industries  (NAS:KLIC) Earnings Yield (Joel Greenblatt) % Explanation

Joel Greenblatt defines the earnings yield using the above equation because it more accurately reflects the company's profitability relative to its stock price. Items like interest payment and tax etc. are not directly related to the company's operational profitability.

Enterprise Value instead of market cap (share price) is used in the calculation because it is the real price stock and bond investors together pay for the company.


Be Aware

Joel Greenblatt's definition of earnings yield has the same problems the regular earnings yield does. It does not consider the growth of the company. It only looks at one-year's business operation. For cyclical companies, the earnings yield is usually highest at the peak of the business cycle. But these earnings are rarely sustainable.

Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) % based on Don Yacktman's definition is a better measure of the expected rate of return for a stock.


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Kulicke & Soffa Industries Business Description

Kulicke & Soffa Industries logo
Industry
Technology » Semiconductors NAICS : 334413 SIC : 3674
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
23A Serangoon North Avenue 5, No 01-01, K and S Corporate Headquarters, Singapore, SGP, 554369
Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc is a United States-based company that is principally engaged in designing, manufacturing, and selling capital equipment and expendable tools that are used for assembling semiconductor devices. The company operates through two core segments: Capital equipment, which produces and sells a series of ball bonders, wafer-level bonders, wedge bonders, APS which produces and offers various expendable tools designed for multiple semiconductor packaging applications. The Capital equipment segment contributes the majority of total revenue. The company generates the majority of its total revenue from the overseas market, mainly in the Asia-Pacific region.
Executives
Wong Nelson Munpun officer: Senior Vice President 23A, SERANGOON NORTH AVE 5 #01-01 SINGAPORE U0 554369
Drake Stephen Ray officer: Vice President 23A SERANGOON NORTH AVENUE 5 #01-01 SINGAPORE U0 554369
Chen Fusen Ernie director, officer: President and CEO 1005 VIRGINIA DRIVE FORT WASHINGTON PA 19034
Wong Lester A officer: Chief Financial Officer 23A, SERANGOON NORTH AVE 5 #01-01 SINGAPORE U0 554369
Chong Chan Pin officer: Executive Vice President 23A SERANGOON NORTH AVENUE 5 #01-01 SINGAPORE U0 554369
Soloveizik Zamir Shai officer: Vice President 23A SERANGOON NORTH AVENUE 5, #01-01 SINGAPORE U0 554369
Milzcik Gregory F director 1005 VIRGINIA DRIVE FORT WASHINGTON PA 19034
Yeo Mui Sung director 23A, SERANGOON NORTH AVENUE 5 #01-01 SINGAPORE U0 554369
Lim Chin Hu director 23A, SERANGOON NORTH AVENUE 5 #01-01 SINGAPORE U0 554369
Kong Peter T M director KULICKE AND SOFFA INDUSTRIES INC. 1005 VIRGINIA DRIVE FT. WASHINGTON PA 19034
Richardson David Jeffrey director LSI LOGIC CORP 1621 BARBER LANE MILPITAS CA 95035
Pierce Garrett E director 21839 ATLANTIC BLVD DULLES VA 20166
Bachman Brian R director 1005 VIRGINIA DRIVE FORT WASHINGTON PA 19034
Sood Deepak officer: Vice President 23A, SERANGOON NORTH AVENUE 5 #01-01 SINGAPORE U0 554369
Hoang Hoang officer: Executive Vice President 23A SERANGOON NORTH AVE 5 #01-01 SINGAPORE U0 554369

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