Contrasting Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) and Ameri (NASDAQ:AMRH)

Ameri (NASDAQ:AMRH) and Amkor Technology (NASDAQ:AMKR) are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Ameri and Amkor Technology, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Ameri 0 0 0 0 N/A
Amkor Technology 0 2 1 0 2.33

Amkor Technology has a consensus price target of $13.50, indicating a potential upside of 8.43%. Given Amkor Technology’s higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Amkor Technology is more favorable than Ameri.

Profitability

This table compares Ameri and Amkor Technology’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Ameri -55.53% -119.32% -47.21%
Amkor Technology 1.26% 3.51% 1.44%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Ameri and Amkor Technology’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
Ameri $43.00 million 0.13 -$16.90 million N/A N/A
Amkor Technology $4.32 billion 0.69 $127.09 million $0.53 23.49

Amkor Technology has higher revenue and earnings than Ameri.

Volatility & Risk

Ameri has a beta of 1.46, suggesting that its share price is 46% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Amkor Technology has a beta of 1.99, suggesting that its share price is 99% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

2.0% of Ameri shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 36.8% of Amkor Technology shares are owned by institutional investors. 12.2% of Ameri shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 59.6% of Amkor Technology shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Amkor Technology beats Ameri on 11 of the 11 factors compared between the two stocks.

Ameri Company Profile

Ameri Holdings, Inc. specializes in delivering SAP cloud, digital and enterprise services to clients worldwide. Its services center around SAP and include technology consulting, business intelligence, cloud services, application development/integration and maintenance, implementation services, infrastructure services, and independent validation services, all of which can be delivered as a set of managed services or on an on-demand service basis, or a combination of both. The company was founded by Srinidhi Devanur in February 1994 and is headquartered in Suwanee, GA.

Amkor Technology Company Profile

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, copper clip, and other interconnect technologies. The company also provides semiconductor testing services, such as wafer and final test services; flip 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; and flip chip ball grid array products for various networking, storage, computing, and consumer applications. In addition, it offers wafer-level CSP packages used in power management, transceivers, sensors, wireless charging, codecs, and specialty silicon; Wafer-level fan-out packages used in ICs; and silicon wafer integrated fan-out technology that replaces a laminate substrate with a thinner structure. Further, the company provides lead frame 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 advanced system-in-package modules, which are used in radio frequency and front end modules, basebands, connectivity, fingerprint sensors, display and touch screen drivers, sensors and MEMS, and NAND memory and solid state drives. It primarily serves integrated device manufacturers, fabless semiconductor companies, and contract foundries. Amkor Technology, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.

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