Applied Materials

Applied Materials is a supplier of equipment, services and software to enable the manufacture of semiconductor, flat panel display and solar products. Read more

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Micron is one of Applied Materials's top competitors. Micron was founded in 1978 in Boise, Idaho. Like Applied Materials, Micron also operates in the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment industry. Micron generates $3.7B more revenue than Applied Materials.

AMD is a top competitor of Applied Materials. AMD was founded in 1969, and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Like Applied Materials, AMD also competes in the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment field. AMD generates $8.4B less revenue vs. Applied Materials.

Analog Devices is seen as one of Applied Materials's top competitors. Analog Devices is headquartered in Wilmington, Massachusetts, and was founded in 1965. Like Applied Materials, Analog Devices also operates in the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment field. Analog Devices generates 31% the revenue of Applied Materials.

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Applied Materials Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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$19.8B

Applied Materials's revenue is the ranked 2nd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 6.2B. Over the last four quarters, Applied Materials's revenue has grown by 27%. Specifically, in Q2 2021's revenue was $5.6B; in Q1 2021, it was $5.2B; in Q4 2020, it was $4.7B; in Q3 2020, Applied Materials's revenue was $4.4B.

Applied Materials Acquisitions

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Nov 2020

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undisclosed
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Think Silicon S.A.

May 2020

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undisclosed
Think Silicon is a provider of display processors and GPUs for the wearables and home appliances.
Kokusai Electric Corporation

Jul 2019

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$3.5B
Kokusai Electric is a producer and distributor of batch processing systems and semiconductor manufacturing equipment.

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Varian Semiconductor

May 2011

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$4.9B
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SemiTool

Nov 2009

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$364M
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These are all the companies that Applied Materials has acquired. Applied Materials has acquired 8 companies and its latest acquisition was in Nov 2020.

Applied Materials Funding History

Since Applied Materials was founded in 1967, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Applied Materials has raised $2.5M. Applied Materials' funding round was on Oct 1972 for a total of $2.5M

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Oct 1972
$2.5M

Since Applied Materials was founded in 1967, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Applied Materials has raised $2.5M. Applied Materials' funding round was on Oct 1972 for a total of $2.5M

Applied Materials Investments

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SES is a Massachusetts-based electrical company that manufactures and distributes Li-metal battery materials, cells, modules and related products for electric vehicles.
$139M
Apr 18, 2021
Series D
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STT is an MRAM technology company that develops spin memory advances for the semiconductor industry.
$8.3M
Jul 15, 2020
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Syntiant is a semiconductor company that develops AI-enabled neural network processors for battery-operated edge devices.
$35M
May 27, 2020
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STT is an MRAM technology company that develops spin memory advances for the semiconductor industry.
$52M
Nov 11, 2018
Series B
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Infinite Power Solutions manufactures and supplies thin-film micro-energy storage devices.
$10.1M
May 01, 2012
Series D
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These are all the companies that Applied Materials has invested in. Applied Materials has invested 8 companies and its latest investment was in Nov 2020.

Applied Materials News

June 10, 2021MarketScreener

New Innovations Needed to Continue Scaling Advanced Logic

(marketscreener.com) The semiconductor industry is at a crossroads. Demand for chips has never been g... See more »
May 26, 2021Printed Electronics Now

Applied Materials Reports 2Q 2021 Results

Record quarterly revenue of $5.58 billion is up 41% year over year.... See more »
May 21, 2021Benzinga

Why Applied Materials Analysts Are Largely Bullish After Q2 Earnings

Chip equipment maker Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) reported forecast-beating results for the... See more »
May 20, 2021MarketWatch

Applied Materials reports record sales as chip shortage boosts equipment business

Applied Materials Inc. continued to benefit from the shortage in semiconductors at the start of 2021,... See more »
May 20, 2021MarketScreener

Applied Materials' 3Q Guidance Ahead of Wall Street Targets

(marketscreener.com) By Maria Armental Applied Materials Inc. maintained a bullish outlook, projectin... See more »
May 20, 2021Reuters

Applied Materials forecasts third-quarter sales above estimates

Applied Materials Inc (AMAT.O) forecast third-quarter sales above analysts' estimates on Thursday, be... See more »

Applied Materials Blogs

August 2, 2017Applied Materials Blog

When Art and Science Collide

The Art and Science of Artwork Conservation Program recently opened at the National Gallery Singapore... See more »
July 14, 2017Applied Materials Blog

Industry 4.0 and the Evolution of Semiconductor Manufacturing

As competition intensifies in the semiconductor industry, chip makers are adopting Industry 4.0 manuf... See more »
June 29, 2017Applied Materials Blog

New Methods of Defect Inspection and Review Improve Yield of Advanced Chips

The ability to detect and identify defects becomes increasingly difficult as chips continue to shrink... See more »
June 15, 2017Applied Materials Blog

Enabling a Flexible Future

Applied Materials speakers to highlight technologies moving flexible electronics from a vision to a r... See more »
June 1, 2017Applied Materials Blog

Delivering Greater Customer Value Through Service

Faster, smoother ramp of new tools to production offers competitive advantages.Read moreSend to ALL l... See more »
May 24, 2017Applied Materials Blog

Employees Celebrate Earth Day Around the World

Applied Materials employees and their families rallied behind the company's annual EarthWorks environ... See more »
May 19, 2017Applied Materials Blog

Materials Innovation for Faster Interconnects

As the semiconductor industry begins producing logic devices for the single digit nodes, new conducto... See more »

Applied Materials Press Releases

November 12, 2020GlobalNewswire

Applied Materials Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Results

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) today r... See more »
July 7, 2020GlobeNewswire

Applied Materials Puts Spotlight on Sustainable AI at the 50th Annual SEMICON West

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Big Data and AI are poised to transform virtua... See more »
March 10, 2020GlobeNewswire

Applied Materials Announces 2019 Supplier Excellence Awards

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Applied Materials, Inc. today announced that ... See more »
December 17, 2019StreetInsider

Capital Market Laboratories (CMLviz) Interviews Applied Materials CEO - 'The opportunities going forward are much bigger than we've ever seen'

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In an interview with Capital Market Laboratories (CMLv... See more »
August 5, 2019Business Wire

Exo Imaging Emerges from Stealth Mode with $35M Series B Financing Round to Advance Development of the Exo Ultrasound Platform

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Exo Imaging, Inc., a company pioneering a high-performance ult... See more »
July 24, 2019GlobeNewswire

Applied Materials Appoints Yvonne McGill to Board of Directors

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Applied Materials, Inc. today announced the ap... See more »

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Applied Materials Summary

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Applied Materials is a supplier of equipment, services and software to enable the manufacture of semiconductor, flat panel display and solar products. Applied Materials was founded in 1967. Applied Materials' headquarters is located in Santa Clara, Ca...

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Applied Materials's President & CEO, Gary E. Dickerson, currently has an approval rating of 72%. Applied Materials's primary competitors are Micron, AMD & Analog Devices.

Frequently Asked Questions about Applied Materials

  1. When was Applied Materials founded?

    Applied Materials was founded in 1967
  2. Who is Applied Materials's CEO?

    Applied Materials's CEO is Gary E. Dickerson
  3. How much revenue does Applied Materials generate?

    Applied Materials generates $19.8B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Applied Materials have?

    Applied Materials has historically raised $2.5M in funding
  5. Where is Applied Materials's headquarters?

    Applied Materials's headquarters is in Santa Clara California, USA
  1. How many employees does Applied Materials have?

    Applied Materials has 21,000 employees
  2. What sector does Applied Materials operate in?

    Applied Materials is in Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment, Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment
  3. Who are Applied Materials's competitors?

    Applied Materials's top competitors are Micron, AMD, Analog Devices
  4. Who has Applied Materials invested in?

    Applied Materials's has invested in companies such as SESAI, Spin Memory, Syntiant