Free Trial

Kulicke and Soffa Industries (KLIC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.16 (-0.34%)
(As of 05/21/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
445,560 shs
Average Volume
467,872 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.63 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Kulicke and Soffa Industries MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.33 Rating Score
24.3% Upside
$59.00 Price Target
Short Interest
8.15% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.92mentions of Kulicke and Soffa Industries in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$47,510 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $0.54 to $2.39 Per Share

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.

2.90 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

317th out of 591 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

47th out of 87 stocks

KLIC stock logo

About Kulicke and Soffa Industries Stock (NASDAQ:KLIC)

Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells capital equipment and tools used to assemble semiconductor devices. It operates through four segments: Ball Bonding Equipment, Wedge Bonding Equipment, Advanced Solutions, and Aftermarket Products and Services (APS). The company offers ball bonding equipment, wafer level bonding equipment, wedge bonding equipment; and advanced display, die-attach, and thermocompression systems and solutions, as well as tools, spares and services for equipment. It also services, maintains, repairs, and upgrades equipment. The company serves semiconductor device manufacturers, integrated device manufacturers, outsourced semiconductor assembly and test providers, other electronics manufacturers, industrial manufacturers, foundry service providers, and automotive electronics suppliers primarily in the United States and the Asia/Pacific region. The company was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania.

KLIC Stock Price History

KLIC Stock News Headlines

Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc. Q2 Earnings Summary
Kulicke and Soffa (NASDAQ:KLIC) Reports Weak Q1
Kulicke & Soffa Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.20
Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Inc.
Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc (KU1.DU)
Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc.
Why Kulicke and Soffa (KLIC) Shares Are Falling Today
See More Headlines
Receive KLIC Stock News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for Kulicke and Soffa Industries and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/9 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 7/9 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Semiconductors & related devices
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
3 Analysts


Net Income
$57.15 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$742.49 million
Cash Flow
$2.76 per share
Book Value
$20.86 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.64 billion
A Guide To High-Short-Interest Stocks Cover

MarketBeat's analysts have just released their top five short plays for May 2024. Learn which stocks have the most short interest and how to trade them. Click the link below to see which companies made the list.

Get This Free Report

KLIC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Kulicke and Soffa Industries stock right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Kulicke and Soffa Industries in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" KLIC shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in KLIC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
View KLIC analyst ratings
or view top-rated stocks.

What is Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock price target for 2024?

3 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock. Their KLIC share price targets range from $47.00 to $70.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $59.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.3% from the stock's current price.
View analysts price targets for KLIC
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

How have KLIC shares performed in 2024?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock was trading at $54.72 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, KLIC shares have decreased by 13.2% and is now trading at $47.47.
View the best growth stocks for 2024 here

When is Kulicke and Soffa Industries' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 13th 2024.
View our KLIC earnings forecast

How were Kulicke and Soffa Industries' earnings last quarter?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:KLIC) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 1st. The semiconductor company reported ($0.95) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.24 by $1.19. The semiconductor company had revenue of $172.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $170.20 million. Kulicke and Soffa Industries had a negative net margin of 8.94% and a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 2.22%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down .5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.38 earnings per share.

How often does Kulicke and Soffa Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Kulicke and Soffa Industries?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.20 per share on Tuesday, July 9th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.69%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 20th.
Read our dividend analysis for KLIC

Is Kulicke and Soffa Industries a good dividend stock?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC) pays an annual dividend of $0.80 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.68%.
Read our dividend analysis for KLIC.

What guidance has Kulicke and Soffa Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries issued an update on its third quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 0.270-0.330 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 0.490. The company issued revenue guidance of $170.0 million-$190.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $205.3 million.

What is Fusen Chen's approval rating as Kulicke and Soffa Industries' CEO?

31 employees have rated Kulicke and Soffa Industries Chief Executive Officer Fusen Chen on Fusen Chen has an approval rating of 88% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Kulicke and Soffa Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Kulicke and Soffa Industries investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Applied Materials (AMAT), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC), Energy Transfer (ET), Lam Research (LRCX), Netflix (NFLX), AbbVie (ABBV) and Blackstone (BX).

Who are Kulicke and Soffa Industries' major shareholders?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (5.12%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (1.29%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (1.17%), Artemis Investment Management LLP (0.92%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (0.89%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.83%). Insiders that own company stock include Chan Pin Chong, Chin Hu Lim, Fusen Ernie Chen, Lester A Wong, Nelson Munpun Wong, Peter T M Kong, Robert Nestor Chylak, Stephen Ray Drake and Zamir Shai Soloveizik.
View institutional ownership trends

How do I buy shares of Kulicke and Soffa Industries?

Shares of KLIC 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.
Compare Top Brokerages Here.

This page (NASDAQ:KLIC) was last updated on 5/21/2024 by Staff

From Our Partners