Himax Technologies Company Profile (NASDAQ:HIMX)

About Himax Technologies

Himax Technologies logoHimax Technologies, Inc. is a fabless semiconductor solution provider. The Company is engaged in display driver integrated circuits (IC) and timing controllers used in televisions, laptops, monitors, mobile phones, tablets, digital cameras, car navigation and other consumer electronics devices. The Company operates through two segments: Driver IC and Non-driver products. Additionally, the Company designs and provides controllers for touch sensor displays, Liquid crystal on silicon micro-displays used in palm-size projectors and head-mounted displays, light-emitting diode driver ICs, power management ICs, scaler products for monitors and projectors, video processing IC solutions and silicon IPs. It also offers digital camera solutions, including Complementary metal–oxide–semiconductor image sensors and wafer level optics, which are used in applications, such as mobile phone, tablet, laptop, televisions, personal computer camera, automobile, security and medical devices.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor - Specialized
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: HIMX
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.84
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.08
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $9.56
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 47.54
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.26
  • P/E Growth: 1.05
  • Market Cap: $1.69B
  • Outstanding Shares: 171,907,000
  • Beta: 1.21
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.82)
Consensus Price Target: $10.81 (9.81% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/16/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/15/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingView Rating Details
8/15/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$12.00View Rating Details
7/5/2016NomuraUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$10.30 -> $9.70View Rating Details
3/23/2016Credit Suisse Group AGLower Price TargetOutperform$13.00 -> $9.80View Rating Details
3/15/2016Craig HallumReiterated RatingBuy$11.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
3/14/2016Topeka Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetBuy$10.00 -> $13.50View Rating Details
2/5/2016Lake Street CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$8.00 -> $9.00View Rating Details
12/3/2015Northland SecuritiesUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$7.00 -> $10.00View Rating Details
11/23/2015Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight$8.50View Rating Details
9/23/2015Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$8.50 -> $10.75View Rating Details
8/6/2015Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$13.00 -> $10.00View Rating Details
5/20/2015Rosenblatt SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$7.40 -> $9.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/29/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/11/2016Q216$0.10$0.12$198.61 million$201.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/12/2016Q116$0.07$0.08$181.32 million$180.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q4$0.03$0.04$171.90 million$178.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/12/2015Q315$0.01$0.01$156.79 million$165.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215$0.05$0.05$172.57 million$169.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/14/2015Q115$0.07$0.08$182.90 million$179.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2015Q414$0.09$0.09$225.05 million$227.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q314$0.11$0.11$224.70 million$222.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.14$0.14$194.95 million$196.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.09$0.09$194.20 million$194.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.10$0.10$193.31 million$195.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$0.09$0.07$193.52 million$192.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/15/2013Q2 2013$0.12$0.12$208.60 million$207.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q1 2013$0.07$0.09$173.79 million$175.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.08$0.09$190.80 million$190.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.07$0.10$189.57 million$190.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.09$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.06$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2012$0.03$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011$0.03$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.02$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.05$0.07ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.42 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.57 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q3 20162$0.07$0.10$0.09
Q4 20162$0.11$0.12$0.12
Q1 20171$0.09$0.09$0.09
Q4 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX)
Annual Dividend:$0.12
Dividend Yield:1.22%
Payout Ratio:52.18% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
28.57% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
21.05% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/10/2016Eileen CampbellInsiderSell1,865$31.29$58,355.85
3/8/2016Mark WeltonInsiderSell5,039$31.29$157,670.31
2/1/2016Robert D ListerInsiderSell11,750$30.80$361,841.25
1/4/2016Robert D ListerInsiderSell11,750$34.05$400,087.50
12/17/2015Mark WeltonInsiderSell15,000$39.08$586,240.50
12/16/2015Richard L GelfondDirectorSell33,334$39.58$1,319,209.72
12/15/2015Richard L GelfondDirectorSell33,333$39.03$1,301,096.99
12/1/2015Robert D ListerInsiderSell11,750$38.18$448,620.88
11/13/2015Kevin DouglasInsiderSell100,000$37.69$3,768,840.00
11/12/2015Kevin DouglasInsiderSell150,000$39.05$5,857,620.00
11/11/2015Kevin DouglasInsiderSell100,000$39.42$3,941,600.00
11/11/2015Richard L GelfondDirectorSell33,334$39.42$1,313,896.28
11/10/2015Richard L GelfondDirectorSell33,333$39.27$1,309,073.58
11/5/2015Brian BonnickInsiderSell76,900$38.68$2,974,868.81
11/3/2015Bradley J WechslerDirectorSell7,500$38.91$291,836.25
11/2/2015Mark WeltonInsiderSell25,000$38.55$963,820.00
10/30/2015Carrie Lindzon-JacobsInsiderSell3,537$38.67$136,775.79
10/1/2015Robert D ListerInsiderSell11,750$32.77$384,989.93
9/2/2015Richard L GelfondDirectorSell8,382$30.35$254,393.70
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX)
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Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX) Chart for Monday, August, 29, 2016

Last Updated on 8/29/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff