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: £581.69 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 676,381,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 68.94
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 52.76
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 16 - GBX 87
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.85
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £132.71 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.38
  • Book Value: GBX 0.28 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.07
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £25.36 million
  • Net Margins: 13.50%
  • Return on Equity: 10.34%
  • Return on Assets: 7.13%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 6.58 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."

When will IQE plc make its next earnings announcement?

IQE plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, September, 11th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for IQE plc.

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

3 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for IQE plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 48 to GBX 100. On average, they expect IQE plc's stock price to reach GBX 72.33 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 86.


MarketBeat Community Rating for IQE plc (LON IQE)
Community Ranking:  4.5 out of 5 (    )
Outperform Votes:  225 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  27 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  252
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 72.33

Analysts' Ratings History for IQE plc (LON:IQE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/13/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 62 -> GBX 100View Rating Details
3/21/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/21/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 51 -> GBX 69View Rating Details
(Data available from 6/24/2015 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: $3.03 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
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
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) Earns " Buy" Rating from N+1 Singer
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 12:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoIQE plc (IQE) PT Raised to GBX 69 at Canaccord Genuity
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 10:43 AM
seekingalpha.com logoIQE Plc A Focus On Photonics/VCSELS - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - March 9 at 3:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVCSEL Market by Type, Application End users, and Geography - Global Forecast to 2022 - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 5:05 AM
bizjournals.com logoVCSEL Market by Type, Application End users, and Geography - Global Forecast to 2022
www.bizjournals.com - February 14 at 12:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Holding(s) in Company - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 7:01 PM
globenewswire.com logoIQE plc : Holding(s) in Company - GlobeNewswire (press release)
www.globenewswire.com - February 13 at 11:07 AM
lse.co.uk logoIQE plc : Holding(s) in Company - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - February 8 at 6:44 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVCSEL Market Worth 3,124.1 Million USD by 2022
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 12:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Holding(s) in Company
finance.yahoo.com - February 3 at 6:34 PM
globenewswire.com logoIQE plc : Total voting rights - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - February 1 at 11:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIQE plc : Total voting rights - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 6:43 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 cheap technology small-caps for 2017
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 13 at 4:28 AM
fool.co.uk logoStill mourning ARM? Why not replace it with IQE plc and Imagination Technologies Group plc? - Motley Fool UK
www.fool.co.uk - December 29 at 3:55 AM

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This page was last updated on 6/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff