NASDAQ:DIOD - Diodes Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $32.50 -0.38 (-1.16 %) (As of 12/14/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$32.50Today's Range$32.32 - $33.2352-Week Range$26.09 - $39.31Volume149,985 shsAverage Volume221,127 shsMarket Capitalization$1.65 billionP/E Ratio23.72Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.17 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Diodes Incorporated, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and supplies application-specific standard products in the discrete, logic, and analog and mixed semiconductor markets in Asia, North America, Europe, and internationally. It primarily focuses on low pin count semiconductor devices with one or more active or passive components. The company offers discrete semiconductor products, such as performance Schottky rectifiers and diodes; Zener diodes, including tight tolerance and low operating current type performance Zener diodes; standard, fast, super-fast, and ultra-fast recovery rectifiers; bridge rectifiers; switching diodes; small signal bipolar and pre-biased transistors; MOSFETs; thyristor surge protection devices; and transient voltage suppressors. It also provides analog products comprising power management devices consisting of AC-DC and DC-DC converters, USB power switches, and low dropout and linear voltage regulators; linear devices, such as operational amplifiers and comparators, current monitors, voltage references, and reset generators; LED lighting drivers; audio amplifiers; and sensor products, including hall-effect sensors and motor drivers. In addition, the company offers standard logic products comprising low-voltage complementary metaloxidesemiconductor (CMOS) and high-speed CMOS devices; ultra-low power CMOS logic products and analog switches; multichip products and co-packaged discrete, analog, and mixed-signal silicon in miniature packages; silicon and silicon epitaxial wafers; and crystals and oscillators. It sells its products to the consumer electronics, computing, communications, industrial, and automotive markets through direct sales and marketing personnel, independent sales representatives, and distributors. Diodes Incorporated was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Plano, Texas. Receive DIOD News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DIOD and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Semiconductors & related devices Sub-IndustrySemiconductors SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:DIOD Previous Symbol CUSIP25454310 Webwww.diodes.com Phone972-987-3900 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.15 Current Ratio2.47 Quick Ratio1.64 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio23.72 Forward P/E Ratio13.83 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.05 billion Price / Sales1.54 Cash Flow$3.3096 per share Price / Cash Flow9.82 Book Value$17.69 per share Price / Book1.84 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.37 Net Income$-1,800,000.00 Net Margins3.75% Return on Equity11.99% Return on Assets7.48% Miscellaneous Employees8,586 Outstanding Shares50,090,000Market Cap$1.65 billion OptionableOptionable Diodes (NASDAQ:DIOD) Frequently Asked Questions What is Diodes' stock symbol? Diodes trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DIOD." How were Diodes' earnings last quarter? Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 6th. The semiconductor company reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.05. The semiconductor company earned $320.90 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $321.48 million. Diodes had a net margin of 3.75% and a return on equity of 11.99%. Diodes's quarterly revenue was up 12.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.45 earnings per share. View Diodes' Earnings History. When is Diodes' next earnings date? Diodes is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Diodes. What guidance has Diodes issued on next quarter's earnings? Diodes issued an update on its fourth quarter 2018 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $305.55-324.45 million. What price target have analysts set for DIOD? 4 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Diodes' shares. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $42.00. On average, they expect Diodes' share price to reach $38.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Diodes. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Diodes? 4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Diodes in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Diodes. Has Diodes been receiving favorable news coverage? News articles about DIOD stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Diodes earned a news impact score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 9.0 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 Diodes' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Diodes include IPG Photonics (IPGP), Integrated Device Technology (IDTI), Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR), Mellanox Technologies (MLNX), First Solar (FSLR), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), Cree (CREE), Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l (SMI), United Microelectronics (UMC), AU Optronics (AUO), SUMCO CORP/ADR (SUOPY), Silicon Laboratories (SLAB), Advantest (ATEYY), Semtech (SMTC) and Finisar (FNSR). Who are Diodes' key executives? Diodes' management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Keh-Shew Lu, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 71)Mr. Richard D. White, CFO & Sec. (Age 70)Ms. Julie Holland, VP of Corp. Operations (Age 56)Mr. Francis Tang, VP of Worldwide Discrete Products (Age 63)Ms. Emily Yang, VP of Worldwide Sales and Marketing (Age 49) Who are Diodes' major shareholders? Diodes' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.20%), Vanguard Group Inc. (8.59%), Vanguard Group Inc (8.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.10%), Glenmede Trust Co. NA (1.85%) and Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.61%). Company insiders that own Diodes stock include C H Chen, Clemente Beltran, Evan Yu, Francis Tang, Julie Holland, Keh Shew Lu, Mark A King, Michael Kuo-Chih Tsai, Michael R Giordano, Richard Dallas White, Semiconductor Corp Lite-On and Shiao Kwang Edmund Tang. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Diodes. Which major investors are selling Diodes stock? DIOD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., Man Group plc, AXA, AQR Capital Management LLC, Teachers Advisors LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Diodes company stock in the last year include C H Chen, Clemente Beltran, Evan Yu, Francis Tang, Julie Holland, Keh Shew Lu, Michael Kuo-Chih Tsai, Michael R Giordano and Richard Dallas White. View Insider Buying and Selling for Diodes. Which major investors are buying Diodes stock? DIOD stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., LSV Asset Management, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Matarin Capital Management LLC and Federated Investors Inc. PA. View Insider Buying and Selling for Diodes. How do I buy shares of Diodes? Shares of DIOD 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 Diodes' stock price today? One share of DIOD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.50. How big of a company is Diodes? Diodes has a market capitalization of $1.65 billion and generates $1.05 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $-1,800,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.37 on an earnings per share basis. Diodes employs 8,586 workers across the globe. What is Diodes' official website? The official website for Diodes is http://www.diodes.com. How can I contact Diodes? Diodes' mailing address is 4949 Hedgcoxe Road Suite 200, Plano TX, 75024. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 972-987-3900 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Diodes (NASDAQ DIOD)Community Ranking: 2.5 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 324 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 316 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 640MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Diodes and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DIOD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DIOD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How does a reverse stock split work?