Himax Technologies Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.12 (+7.87 %)
(As of 06/14/2021 11:04 AM ET)
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Volume266,748 shs
Average Volume4.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$2.67 billion
P/E Ratio24.00
Dividend YieldN/A
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About Himax Technologies

Himax Technologies, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, provides display imaging processing technologies in China, Taiwan, the Philippines, Korea, Japan, Europe, and the United States. The company operates through two segments, Driver IC and Non-Driver Products. It offers display driver integrated circuits (ICs) and timing controllers that are used in televisions, laptops, monitors, mobile phones, tablets, automotive, digital cameras, car navigation, virtual reality devices, and other consumer electronic devices. The company also designs and provides controllers for touch sensor displays; in-cell touch and display driver integration single-chip solutions; light-emitting diode driver and power management ICs; and liquid crystal on silicon micro-displays for augmented reality (AR) devices and head-up displays for automotive industry. In addition, it offers complementary metal oxide semiconductor image sensors and wafer level optics for AR devices, 3D sensing, machine vision, and ultra-low power smart sensing, which are used in various applications, such as mobile phone, tablet, laptop, TV, PC camera, automobile, security, medical devices, home appliance, and Internet of Things. The company markets its display drivers and display-related products to panel manufacturers, agents or distributors, module manufacturers, and assembly houses; and non-driver products to camera module manufacturers, optical engine manufacturers, and television system manufacturers. Himax Technologies, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Tainan City, Taiwan.


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Overall MarketRank

1.17 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

545th out of 1,587 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

79th out of 151 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Himax Technologies a buy right now?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Himax Technologies in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Himax Technologies stock.
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Are investors shorting Himax Technologies?

Himax Technologies saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 12,260,000 shares, an increase of 112.8% from the May 13th total of 5,760,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,170,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.9 days. Approximately 7.3% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Himax Technologies' next earnings date?

Himax Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 5th 2021.
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How were Himax Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The semiconductor company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.38. The semiconductor company had revenue of $309 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $296.30 million. Himax Technologies had a net margin of 10.95% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.27%. The business's revenue was up 67.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.02 EPS.
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How has Himax Technologies' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Himax Technologies' stock was trading at $3.42 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, HIMX shares have increased by 344.4% and is now trading at $15.20.
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How often does Himax Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Himax Technologies?

Himax Technologies declared a -- dividend on Tuesday, June 1st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.262 per share on Monday, July 12th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 29th.
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What guidance has Himax Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Himax Technologies issued an update on its second quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of 0.542-0.602 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.300. The company issued revenue guidance of $355.35 million-$370.80 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $302.70 million.

What price target have analysts set for HIMX?

4 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Himax Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $11.00 to $13.00. On average, they expect Himax Technologies' share price to reach $12.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 21.1%.
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Who are Himax Technologies' key executives?

Himax Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jordan Wu, Founder, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres & Director (Age 60)
  • Ms. Ming-Feng Pan, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Tzung-I Li, Chief of IR/PR Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Norman Hung, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 63)
  • Dr. Biing-Seng Wu, Founder & Chairman (Age 63)
  • Mr. Greg Falesnik, Managing Director of Investor Relations - US Representative

What is Jordan Wu's approval rating as Himax Technologies' CEO?

7 employees have rated Himax Technologies CEO Jordan Wu on Jordan Wu has an approval rating of 51% among Himax Technologies' employees. This puts Jordan Wu in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Himax Technologies' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Himax Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Himax Technologies investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), NVIDIA (NVDA), OPKO Health (OPK), Accelerate Diagnostics (AXDX), OrganiGram (OGI), Nokia (NOK), Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ) and New Residential Investment (NRZ).

What is Himax Technologies' stock symbol?

Himax Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "HIMX."

Who are Himax Technologies' major shareholders?

Himax Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Yiheng Capital Management L.P. (4.70%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.00%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.38%), Millennium Management LLC (1.33%), Putnam Investments LLC (1.20%) and Polunin Capital Partners Ltd (0.49%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Himax Technologies stock?

HIMX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Stifel Financial Corp, UBS Group AG, and Morgan Stanley.
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Which institutional investors are buying Himax Technologies stock?

HIMX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Putnam Investments LLC, Yiheng Capital Management L.P., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Millennium Management LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co. Ltd., Point72 Hong Kong Ltd, and Renaissance Technologies LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Himax Technologies?

Shares of HIMX 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.
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What is Himax Technologies' stock price today?

One share of HIMX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.20.

How much money does Himax Technologies make?

Himax Technologies has a market capitalization of $2.65 billion and generates $887.28 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $47.13 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.27 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Himax Technologies have?

Himax Technologies employs 2,056 workers across the globe.

What is Himax Technologies' official website?

The official website for Himax Technologies is

Where are Himax Technologies' headquarters?

Himax Technologies is headquartered at NO. 26 ZIH LIAN ROAD, TAIWAN F5, 74148.

How can I contact Himax Technologies?

Himax Technologies' mailing address is NO. 26 ZIH LIAN ROAD, TAIWAN F5, 74148. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 886-2-2370-3999 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/14/2021 by Staff
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