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Cohu Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.25 (-2.58 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $47.11
50-Day Range
MA: $40.91
52-Week Range
Now: $47.11
Volume434,311 shs
Average Volume596,383 shs
Market Capitalization$1.98 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
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 in Germany, the United States, Japan, Malaysia, the Philippines, and internationally. 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 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 incorporated in 1947 and is headquartered in Poway, California.
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Overall MarketRank

1.55 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

265th out of 1,501 stocks

Instruments To Measure Electricity Industry

4th out of 15 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Instruments to measure electricity
Sub-IndustrySemiconductor Equipment
Current SymbolNASDAQ:COHU
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$583.33 million
Cash Flow$1.51 per share
Book Value$11.71 per share


Net Income$-69,700,000.00


Market Cap$1.98 billion
Next Earnings Date2/10/2021 (Estimated)
-1.25 (-2.58 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Cohu (NASDAQ:COHU) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Cohu's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Cohu's stock was trading at $16.20 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, COHU stock has increased by 190.8% and is now trading at $47.11.
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Is Cohu a buy right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cohu in the last year. There are currently 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Cohu stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Cohu?

Wall Street analysts have given Cohu a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Cohu wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Cohu's next earnings date?

Cohu is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 10th 2021.
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How were Cohu's earnings last quarter?

Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ:COHU) released its earnings results on Thursday, October, 29th. The semiconductor company reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.08. The semiconductor company earned $150.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $145.99 million. Cohu had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.57% and a negative net margin of 7.98%. Cohu's revenue was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.12 earnings per share.
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How often does Cohu pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cohu?

Cohu announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 14th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 25th will be given a dividend of $0.06 per share on Thursday, April 9th. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.51%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 24th.
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What guidance has Cohu issued on next quarter's earnings?

Cohu updated its fourth quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Tuesday, December, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $195-200 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $186.26 million.

What price target have analysts set for COHU?

7 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Cohu's shares. Their forecasts range from $19.00 to $60.00. On average, they expect Cohu's share price to reach $40.14 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.8%.
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Are investors shorting Cohu?

Cohu saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 970,200 shares, an increase of 39.8% from the December 15th total of 694,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 390,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.5 days. Approximately 2.4% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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Who are some of Cohu's key competitors?

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 (ET), AT&T (T), Ford Motor (F), Verizon Communications (VZ), Applied Materials (AMAT), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pfizer (PFE), C3.ai (AI) and CymaBay Therapeutics (CBAY).

Who are Cohu's key executives?

Cohu's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Luis A. Müller, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50, Pay $870.96k)
  • Mr. Jeffrey D. Jones, VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 59, Pay $501.62k)
  • Mr. Thomas D. Kampfer, VP of Corp. Devel., Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 56, Pay $420.19k)
  • Mr. Christopher G. Bohrson, Sr. VP & GM of Test Handler Group (Age 61, Pay $446.19k)
  • Mr. Pascal Rondé, Sr. VP of Global Customer Group (Age 58, Pay $437.67k)
  • Mr. James G. McFarlane, Pres of Delta Design Kit Operations (Age 69)

What is Cohu's stock symbol?

Cohu trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "COHU."

Who are Cohu's major shareholders?

Cohu's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY (1.44%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Kovack Advisors Inc. (0.07%), Rothschild Investment Corp IL (0.04%), First Hawaiian Bank (0.02%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Cohu stock include Jeffrey D Jones, Luis A Muller, Pascal Ronde, Robert L Ciardella, Steven J Bilodeau and William Bendush.
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Which institutional investors are selling Cohu stock?

COHU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Rothschild Investment Corp IL, and Huntington National Bank. Company insiders that have sold Cohu company stock in the last year include Jeffrey D Jones, Luis A Muller, Pascal Ronde, Robert L Ciardella, Steven J Bilodeau, and William Bendush.
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Which institutional investors are buying Cohu stock?

COHU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Paradigm Capital Management Inc. NY, Kovack Advisors Inc., First Hawaiian Bank, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Cohu's stock price today?

One share of COHU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.11.

How big of a company is Cohu?

Cohu has a market capitalization of $1.98 billion and generates $583.33 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $-69,700,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.21) on an earnings per share basis. Cohu employs 3,200 workers across the globe.

What is Cohu's official website?

The official website for Cohu is 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]

This page was last updated on 1/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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