Himax Technologies (HIMX) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.02 (+0.30%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
793,422 shs
Average Volume
728,895 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.17 billion
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Himax Technologies MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
3.00 Rating Score
19.9% Upside
$8.00 Price Target
Short Interest
3.69% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
Insider Trading
Proj. Earnings Growth

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.36 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

365th out of 597 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

58th out of 90 stocks

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About Himax Technologies Stock (NASDAQ:HIMX)

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 in two segments, Driver IC and Non-Driver Products. It offers display driver integrated circuits (ICs) and timing controllers that are used in televisions, PC monitors, laptops, mobile phones, tablets, automotive, ePaper devices, industrial displays, and other products. The company also provides automotive IC solutions, including traditional driver ICs; advanced in-cell touch and display driver integration; large touch and display driver integration; and local dimming timing controllers, as well as active matrix organic light-emitting diode (AMOLED) solutions, including AMOLED drivers, timing controllers, and touch controller ICs. In addition, it offers application specific IC services; liquid crystal on silicon and micro-electro mechanical system products; Power ICs; complementary metal oxide semiconductor image sensor products; wafer level optics products; 3D sensing products; and ultralow power WiseEye smart image sensing products. The company markets its display drivers to panel manufacturers, mobile device module manufacturers, and manufacturers of end-use products. Himax Technologies, Inc. was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in Tainan City, Taiwan.

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Company Calendar

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Semiconductors & related devices
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Potential Upside/Downside
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Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
1 Analysts


Net Income
$50.62 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$945.43 million
Cash Flow
$0.45 per share
Book Value
$5.02 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$1.17 billion
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HIMX Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Himax Technologies stock right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Himax Technologies in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" HIMX shares.
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What is Himax Technologies' stock price target for 2024?

1 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Himax Technologies' stock. Their HIMX share price targets range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $8.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have HIMX shares performed in 2024?

Himax Technologies' stock was trading at $6.07 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, HIMX shares have increased by 9.9% and is now trading at $6.67.
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When is Himax Technologies' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 8th 2024.
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How were Himax Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 9th. The semiconductor company reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.05 by $0.02. The semiconductor company had revenue of $207.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $203.40 million. Himax Technologies had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.66% and a net margin of 5.30%. Himax Technologies's revenue was down 15.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.12 EPS.

How often does Himax Technologies pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Himax Technologies?

Himax Technologies declared an annual dividend on Thursday, May 9th. Investors of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a dividend of $0.29 per share on Friday, July 12th. This represents a yield of 5.09%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 28th.
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Is Himax Technologies a good dividend stock?

Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX) pays an annual dividend of $0.47 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.30%. HIMX has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 174.08%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What ETFs hold Himax Technologies' stock?

ETFs with the largest weight of Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX) stock in their portfolio include ProShares Metaverse ETF (VERS), SoFi Web 3 ETF (TWEB), ProShares Smart Materials ETF (TINT) and Invesco Nasdaq Future Gen 200 ETF (QQQS).Fidelity Metaverse ETF (FMET).

What guidance has Himax Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Himax Technologies issued an update on its second quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 0.130-0.170 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 0.070. The company issued revenue guidance of $224.2 million-$234.5 million.

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

8 employees have rated Himax Technologies Chief Executive Officer Jordan Wu on Jordan Wu has an approval rating of 51% among the company's employees. This puts Jordan Wu in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 67.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Himax Technologies to a friend.

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 Oyj (NOK), Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ) and New Residential Investment (NRZ).

Who are Himax Technologies' major shareholders?

Himax Technologies' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Lazard Asset Management LLC (2.63%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.47%), Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. (0.55%), Kennedy Capital Management LLC (0.37%), Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management Co. Ltd. (0.19%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.09%).
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How do I buy shares of Himax Technologies?

Shares of HIMX stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:HIMX) was last updated on 5/18/2024 by Staff

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