NASDAQ:COHU - Cohu Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $15.08 -0.30 (-1.95 %) (As of 05/23/2019 08:37 AM ET)Previous Close$15.38Today's Range$14.92 - $15.4252-Week Range$14.08 - $27.83Volume127,332 shsAverage Volume484,737 shsMarket Capitalization$618.58 millionP/E Ratio12.16Dividend Yield1.56%Beta1.36 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Cohu, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides semiconductor test and inspection handlers, micro-electro mechanical system (MEMS) test modules, test contactors, thermal sub-systems, semiconductor automated test equipment (ATE), and bare board printed circuit board (PCB) test systems for semiconductor and electronics manufacturers, and test subcontractors worldwide. It operates through two segments, Semiconductor Test and Inspection Equipment, and PCB Test Equipment. The company provides semiconductor ATE for wafer level and device package testing; various test handlers, including pick-and-place, turret, gravity, strip, and MEMS for testing and inspection of packaged semiconductor devices; and thermal sub-systems that include temperature control of the integrated circuit during the testing process. It also offers bare board PCB test systems to test pre-assembly PCBs; flying probe and grid testers; interface products comprising test contactors and probe pins; spares and kits; and a range of device dedication kits that enable handlers to process various semiconductor packages. In addition, the company provides various parts and labor warranties on test and handling systems, and instruments; and training on the maintenance and operation of its systems. It markets its products through direct sales force and independent sales representatives. The company was formerly known as Cohu Electronics, Inc. and changed its name to Cohu, Inc. in 1972. Cohu, Inc. was founded in 1947 and is headquartered in Poway, California. Receive COHU News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for COHU and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Instruments to measure electricity Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:COHU Previous Symbol CUSIP19257610 CIK21535 Webhttp://www.cohu.com/ Phone858-848-8100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.70 Current Ratio3.22 Quick Ratio2.27Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.16 Forward P/E Ratio45.70 P/E Growth4.71 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$451.77 million Price / Sales1.37 Cash Flow$2.1636 per share Price / Cash Flow6.97 Book Value$12.88 per share Price / Book1.17Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.24 Net Income$-32,180,000.00 Net Margins-12.48% Return on Equity6.17% Return on Assets3.34%Miscellaneous Employees3,500 Outstanding Shares41,020,000Market Cap$618.58 million Next Earnings Date8/1/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Cohu (NASDAQ:COHU) Frequently Asked Questions What is Cohu's stock symbol? Cohu trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "COHU." How often does Cohu pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cohu? Cohu announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Friday, July 26th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 13th. View Cohu's Dividend History. How were Cohu's earnings last quarter? Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ:COHU) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 6th. The semiconductor company reported ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.01. The semiconductor company earned $147.81 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $145 million. Cohu had a negative net margin of 12.48% and a positive return on equity of 6.17%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 55.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.36 EPS. View Cohu's Earnings History. When is Cohu's next earnings date? Cohu is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Cohu. What guidance has Cohu issued on next quarter's earnings? Cohu issued an update on its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Tuesday, March, 12th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $145-145 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $170.43 million. What price target have analysts set for COHU? 3 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Cohu's shares. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Cohu's stock price to reach $24.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 63.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Cohu. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cohu? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cohu in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Cohu. Has Cohu been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about COHU stock has trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Cohu earned a coverage optimism score of 2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of Cohu's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Cohu include Itron (ITRI), Allied Motion Technologies (AMOT), Exfo (EXFO), Transcat (TRNS), Frequency Electronics (FEIM), Data I/O (DAIO), Aehr Test Systems (AEHR), Giga-tronics (GIGA), Reliability (RLBY), Analogic (ALOG) and LTX-Credence (XCRA). What other stocks do shareholders of Cohu own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cohu investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP), AT&T (T), Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP), Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NAP) and Government Properties Income Trust (GOV). Who are Cohu's key executives? Cohu's management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Luis A. Müller, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 49)Mr. Jeffrey D. Jones, VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 58)Mr. Thomas D. Kampfer, VP of Corp. Devel., Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 55)Mr. Christopher G. Bohrson, Sr. VP & GM of Test Handler Group (Age 60)Mr. Pascal Rondé, Sr. VP of Global Customer Group (Age 57) Who are Cohu's major shareholders? Cohu's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.71%), Wellington Management Group LLP (8.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.13%), Systematic Financial Management LP (2.85%), Royce & Associates LP (2.45%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.40%). Company insiders that own Cohu stock include Fellenberg Ian Von, Hock Woo Chiang, James A Donahue, Jeffrey D Jones, Robert L Ciardella, Stephen R Wigley, Steven J Bilodeau and William Bendush. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cohu. Which institutional investors are selling Cohu stock? COHU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Morgan Stanley, LSV Asset Management, Systematic Financial Management LP, State of Tennessee Treasury Department and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold Cohu company stock in the last year include Fellenberg Ian Von, Hock Woo Chiang, Stephen R Wigley and William Bendush. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cohu. Which institutional investors are buying Cohu stock? COHU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, AlphaOne Investment Services LLC and Ceredex Value Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cohu. How do I buy shares of Cohu? Shares of COHU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Cohu's stock price today? One share of COHU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.08. How big of a company is Cohu? Cohu has a market capitalization of $618.58 million and generates $451.77 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $-32,180,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.24 on an earnings per share basis. Cohu employs 3,500 workers across the globe. What is Cohu's official website? The official website for Cohu is http://www.cohu.com/. How can I contact Cohu? Cohu's mailing address is 12367 Crosthwaite Circle, Poway CA, 92064. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 858-848-8100 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Cohu (NASDAQ COHU)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 317 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 275 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 592MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cohu and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe COHU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe COHU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Quiet Period Expirations Explained Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.