IQE plc Company Profile (LON:IQE)

About IQE plc (LON:IQE)

IQE plc logoIQE plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is engaged in the research, development and provision of engineering consultancy services to the compound semiconductor industry. The Company's segments include wireless, photonics, Infra Red and CMOS++. The Company is the manufacturer and supplier of Compound Semiconductor wafers or epiwafers using a process called epitaxy. Its photonics business enables a range of end applications, from data communications and advanced optical-fibers, to sensors in consumer and industrial applications. It operates through business units, including wireless, photonics, InfraRed, CPV (advanced solar), power switching, light emitting diodes (LEDs) and advanced electronics. It produces atomically engineered layers of crystalline materials containing a range of semiconductor materials, such as gallium, arsenic, aluminum, indium and phosphorous. The Company has operations in the United States, Asia and Europe.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Integrated Circuits
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:IQE
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.iqep.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £933.4 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 676,381,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 132.49
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 85.93
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 28.56 - GBX 160
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 60.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £140.07 million
  • Price / Sales: 6.66
  • Book Value: GBX 0.29 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.76
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £24.41 million
  • Net Margins: 10.40%
  • Return on Equity: 7.56%
  • Return on Assets: 5.21%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 11.29 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for IQE plc (LON:IQE)

What is IQE plc's stock symbol?

IQE plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "IQE."

Where is IQE plc's stock going? Where will IQE plc's stock price be in 2017?

3 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for IQE plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 48 to GBX 180. On average, they expect IQE plc's stock price to reach GBX 126 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for IQE plc.

Who are some of IQE plc's key competitors?

Who are IQE plc's key executives?

IQE plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andrew W. Nelson OBE, Ph.D., President, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Phillip J. Rasmussen, Group Finance Director, Company Secretary, Executive Director
  • Howard R. Williams Ph.D., Director - Operations, Executive Director
  • Godfrey H. H. Ainsworth Ph.D., Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Phil Smith, Non-Executive Director
  • Simon John Gibson OBE, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • David Grant CBE., Ph.D., Senior Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy IQE plc stock?

Shares of IQE plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is IQE plc's stock price today?

One share of IQE plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 138.


MarketBeat Community Rating for IQE plc (LON IQE)
Community Ranking:  4.0 out of 5 (star star star star)
Outperform Votes:  269 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  67 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  336
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about IQE plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for IQE plc (LON:IQE) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 126

Analysts' Ratings History for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/13/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 150View Rating Details
9/5/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuyGBX 180View Rating Details
3/21/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.27 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/24/2016Godfrey AinsworthInsiderSell119,958GBX 30£35,987.40
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
Latest Headlines for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
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DateHeadline
finanznachrichten.de logoIQE PLC
www.finanznachrichten.de - September 20 at 4:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPeel Hunt Reiterates Buy Rating for IQE plc (IQE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 2:08 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoPremarket: Apple takes shine off as equity rally falters
www.theglobeandmail.com - September 14 at 6:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Apple suppliers' shares hit by delayed iPhone X
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 6:35 AM
msn.com logoA Tiny Welsh Chipmaker Is Up 300% on Apple Speculation
www.msn.com - September 9 at 7:20 PM
bloomberg.com logoA Tiny Welsh Chipmaker Is Up 314% on Apple Speculation ... - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - September 9 at 5:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoA Tiny Welsh Chipmaker Is Up 314% This Year
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 12:16 AM
fool.co.uk logoAfter four-bagging in a year, IQE plc looks better than ever - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - September 6 at 4:35 AM
msn.com logoAfter four-bagging in a year, IQE plc looks better than ever
www.msn.com - September 5 at 4:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 3:34 PM
reuters.com logoUK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 5 - Reuters
www.reuters.com - September 5 at 4:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) to Release Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 2:22 AM
msn.com logoWhy I’d buy this small-cap growth share over IQE plc
www.msn.com - August 31 at 8:01 PM
fool.co.uk logoWhy I just bought shares in IQE plc
www.fool.co.uk - August 30 at 2:37 AM
fool.co.uk logoAre IQE plc and Plus500 Ltd set to crash after doubling in just 6 months?
www.fool.co.uk - August 28 at 4:53 AM
fool.co.uk logoI tipped IQE plc as a stock to watch in January, but wouldn’t buy it now
www.fool.co.uk - August 25 at 7:13 AM
fool.co.uk logoWhy I'd sell UK Oil & Gas Investments plc to buy IQE plc - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - August 21 at 8:51 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc is one stock I'd buy and hold for the next five years - Yahoo Finance UK
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 7:13 PM
fool.co.uk logoIs IQE plc a millionaire-maker stock? - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - August 18 at 7:47 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoGlobal Gallium Arsenide (GaAs) Wafers Market to Grow at a CAGR of 11.9% by 2021: Analysis By Application & Substrate Type
www.finanznachrichten.de - August 18 at 3:31 AM
lse.co.uk logoIQE plc : Correction - Director Dealings - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - August 17 at 2:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Correction - Director Dealings
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 1:44 AM
fool.co.uk logoWhy I’d sell Purplebricks Group plc to buy IQE plc
www.fool.co.uk - August 12 at 12:13 AM
globenewswire.com logoIQE plc : Notice of Results - Analyst Presentation London Stock ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 10 at 4:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Notice of Results - Analyst Presentation
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 4:45 PM
lse.co.uk logoIQE plc : Director Dealings - Regulatory News, RNS - London South ... - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - August 8 at 12:27 AM
globenewswire.com logoIQE plc : Director Dealings - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - August 8 at 12:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Director Dealings
finance.yahoo.com - August 7 at 7:24 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: IQE CEO And Chairman Sell Shares In Company
www.morningstar.co.uk - July 29 at 4:33 AM
globenewswire.com logoIQE plc : Director/PDMR Shareholding London Stock Exchange:IQE - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - July 28 at 11:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) PT Raised to GBX 105
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 12:34 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoIQE Raises Expectations As VCSEL Wafers See Mass-Market Demand
www.morningstar.co.uk - July 20 at 11:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (LON:IQE) Lifted to "Buy" at Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 7:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Trading Statement & Notice of Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 3:23 AM
lse.co.uk logoMiton UK MicroCap Trust Net Asset Value Rises As UK Market Recovers - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - July 19 at 10:22 PM
nasdaq.com logoIQE plc : IQE hosts Raytheon Supplier Excellence Program recognition ceremony - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 13 at 3:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) Downgraded by Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 9:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE Plc :IQE-GB: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : June 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 11:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE Plc :IQE-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2016 : June 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 11:14 PM
lse.co.uk logoIQE plc : Result of AGM and retirement of Director - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - June 13 at 5:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Result of AGM and retirement of Director
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 5:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Semiconductor maker IQE eyes a market in optical sensors
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 3:23 PM
globenewswire.com logoIQE plc : Director/PDMR Shareholding - GlobeNewswire (press release)
www.globenewswire.com - May 19 at 10:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Director/PDMR Shareholding
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 5:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Total voting rights
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 10:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) Lifted to Buy at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 1:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) PT Raised to GBX 69
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 4:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by N+1 Singer
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 4:01 AM
fool.co.uk logoIs IQE plc a falling knife to catch after dropping 15% today? - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - March 23 at 11:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) Raised to "Buy" at Peel Hunt
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 11:40 PM

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