NASDAQ:COHU - Cohu Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $14.71 +0.31 (+2.15 %) (As of 03/26/2019 10:44 AM ET)Previous Close$14.40Today's Range$14.59 - $14.7852-Week Range$14.08 - $27.83Volume2,288 shsAverage Volume317,528 shsMarket Capitalization$600.32 millionP/E Ratio11.81Dividend Yield1.63%Beta1.42 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 CIK21535 Webwww.cohu.com Phone858-848-8100Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.63 Current Ratio3.02 Quick Ratio2.15Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio11.81 Forward P/E Ratio37.72 P/E Growth3.8 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$451.77 million Price / Sales1.33 Cash Flow$2.2087 per share Price / Cash Flow6.66 Book Value$13.41 per share Price / Book1.10Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.24 Net Income$-32,180,000.00 Net Margins-7.12% Return on Equity10.84% Return on Assets6.49%Miscellaneous Employees3,500 Outstanding Shares40,810,000Market Cap$600.32 million Next Earnings Date5/14/2019 (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 Tuesday, February 12th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, February 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Friday, April 12th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 25th. View Cohu's Dividend History. How were Cohu's earnings last quarter? Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ:COHU) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March, 12th. The semiconductor company reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.02. The semiconductor company had revenue of $170.64 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $173.50 million. Cohu had a negative net margin of 7.12% and a positive return on equity of 10.84%. View Cohu's Earnings History. When is Cohu's next earnings date? Cohu is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 14th 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 earnings per share (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 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Cohu's shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Cohu's stock price to reach $24.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 62.4% 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 1 hold rating and 2 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 been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Cohu earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. 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 Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Alibaba Group (BABA), Verizon Communications (VZ), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), AT&T (T) and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS). 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, VP & GM of Digital Test Handlers (Age 59)Richard Yerganian, VP of Investor Relations Who are Cohu's major shareholders? Cohu's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.57%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (7.79%), Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC (6.26%), Royce & Associates LP (2.44%), Northern Trust Corp (2.09%) and Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (1.45%). 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 major investors are selling Cohu stock? COHU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Boston Advisors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Stone Ridge Asset Management LLC, Barclays PLC, Hancock Whitney Corp and ClariVest Asset Management LLC. 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 major investors are buying Cohu stock? COHU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Ceredex Value Advisors LLC, LSV Asset Management, United Services Automobile Association, Northern Trust Corp and Geode Capital Management 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 $14.78. How big of a company is Cohu? Cohu has a market capitalization of $603.17 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: 311 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 256 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 567MarketBeat'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 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is a lock-up period needed for an IPO?