NASDAQ:COHU - Cohu Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $16.50 +0.04 (+0.24 %) (As of 12/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$16.46Today's Range$16.47 - $16.9652-Week Range$16.29 - $27.83Volume204,100 shsAverage Volume311,974 shsMarket Capitalization$677.66 millionP/E Ratio12.31Dividend Yield1.44%Beta1.27 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst 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, engages in the development, manufacture, sale, and servicing of semiconductor test and inspection handlers, micro-electro mechanical system (MEMS) test modules, test contactors, and thermal sub-systems for semiconductor manufacturers and test subcontractors worldwide. It offers pick-and-place handlers; thermal handler for microprocessors, graphics processors, and other integrated circuits; pick-and-place platform for fabless and outsourced semiconductor assembly and test customers, as well as for integrated device manufacturers; a platform for assembly automation; gravity-feed and test-in-strip handlers; and turret handler for testing and inspection of integrated circuits, LEDs, and discrete devices. The company also provides MEMS test modules that generate physical stimuli for testing of sensor integrated circuits; thermal sub-systems that offer temperature control of the integrated circuit during the testing process; contactor solutions; spares; and a range of device dedication kits that enable handlers to process various semiconductor packages. Cohu, Inc. 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 Webwww.cohu.com Phone858-848-8100 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.01 Current Ratio3.58 Quick Ratio2.87 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.31 Forward P/E Ratio13.10 P/E Growth1.32 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$352.70 million Price / Sales1.90 Cash Flow$1.7241 per share Price / Cash Flow9.57 Book Value$10.22 per share Price / Book1.61 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.34 Net Income$32.84 million Net Margins8.62% Return on Equity13.46% Return on Assets9.39% Miscellaneous Employees1,800 Outstanding Shares40,700,000Market Cap$677.66 million 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, November 5th. Investors of record on Friday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Wednesday, January 2nd. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 15th. View Cohu's Dividend History. How were Cohu's earnings last quarter? Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ:COHU) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The semiconductor company reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.08. The semiconductor company earned $86.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $92.03 million. Cohu had a return on equity of 13.46% and a net margin of 8.62%. The company's revenue was down 8.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.43 earnings per share. View Cohu's Earnings History. When is Cohu's next earnings date? Cohu is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Cohu. What price target have analysts set for COHU? 4 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Cohu's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate Cohu's stock price to reach $29.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 77.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Cohu. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cohu? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cohu in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Cohu. Has Cohu been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about COHU stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Cohu earned a media sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. 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). Who are Cohu's key executives? Cohu's management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Luis A. Müller, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 48)Mr. Jeffrey D. Jones, VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 57)Mr. Thomas D. Kampfer, VP of Corp. Devel., Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 54)Mr. Christopher G. Bohrson, VP & GM of Digital Test Handlers (Age 58)Mr. Ian von Fellenberg, Former VP & GM of Analog Test Handlers (Age 58) Who are Cohu's major shareholders? Cohu's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.53%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.37%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.02%), Vanguard Group Inc (4.02%), Royce & Associates LP (5.46%) and Systematic Financial Management LP (3.37%). Company insiders that own Cohu stock include Fellenberg Ian Von, Hock Woo Chiang, James A Donahue, Jeffrey D Jones, Luis A Muller, 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 Franklin Resources Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Prudential Financial Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Credit Suisse AG. Company insiders that have sold Cohu company stock in the last year include Fellenberg Ian Von, Hock Woo Chiang, Robert L Ciardella, Stephen R Wigley and William Bendush. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cohu. Which institutional investors are buying Cohu stock? COHU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Pacific Ridge Capital Partners LLC, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Marshall Wace LLP and Stratos Wealth Partners LTD.. 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 $16.50. How big of a company is Cohu? Cohu has a market capitalization of $677.66 million and generates $352.70 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $32.84 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.34 on an earnings per share basis. Cohu employs 1,800 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: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 301 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 241 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 542MarketBeat'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 12/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How are institutional investors different from individual investors?