Kulicke and Soffa Industries Company Profile (NASDAQ:KLIC)

About Kulicke and Soffa Industries

Kulicke and Soffa Industries logoKulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. designs, manufactures and sells capital equipment and expendable tools, as well as services, maintains, repairs and upgrades equipment, all used to assemble semiconductor devices. The Company supplies a range of bonding equipment. The Company operates through two segments: Equipment and Expendable Tools. The Equipment segment manufactures and sells a line of ball bonders, wedge bonders, advanced packaging and surface mount technology solutions. The Expendable Tools segment manufactures and sells expendable tools for a range of semiconductor packaging applications. It offers capital equipment and expendable tools used to assemble semiconductor devices, including integrated circuits, high and low powered discrete devices, light-emitting diodes and power modules. Its customers primarily consist of semiconductor device manufacturers, outsourced semiconductor assembly and test providers, other electronics manufacturers and automotive electronics suppliers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: KLIC
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.40
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.75
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.20
  • 52-Week Range: $70,401,000.00 - $9.57
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.76
  • P/E Growth: 1.72
  • Market Cap: $943.37M
  • Outstanding Shares: 70,401,000
  • Beta: 1.51
  • Net Margins: 7.76%
  • Return on Equity: 6.04%
  • Return on Assets: 5.03%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.02%
  • Current Ratio: 6.03%
  • Quick Ratio: 5.35%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $16.00 (19.40% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/9/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingBuy$16.00View Rating Details
7/9/2015Singular ResearchInitiated CoverageBuy$16.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2016Q316$0.37$0.45$200.76 million$216.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q216$0.04$0.07$135.00 million$156.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2015Q415$0.17$0.13$105.00 million$119.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q315$0.17$0.33$166.25 million$164.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q215$0.12$0.10$140.00 million$145.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q115($0.02)$0.10$96.70 million$107.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q414$0.42$0.38$186.67 million$194.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q314$0.35$0.34$170.00 million$180.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q214$0.11$0.12$115.00 million$114.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q114($0.09)($0.03)$79.45 million$79.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q413$0.41$0.39$183.33 million$173.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q3 2013$0.14$0.25$127.50 million$141.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q2 2013$0.02$0.10$97.94 million$106.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q1 2013$0.04$0.05$105.07 million$114.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q412$0.87$0.89$262.77 million$269.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.67$0.90ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.15$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.12$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2011$0.29$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2011$0.89$0.95ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.36$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.19$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.62 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.85 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164($0.11)$0.03($0.02)
Q2 20164$0.09$0.20$0.14
Q3 20164$0.15$0.29$0.22
Q4 20162$0.07$0.13$0.10
Q1 20172$0.00$0.10$0.05
Q2 20173$0.15$0.29$0.21
Q3 20172$0.35$0.37$0.36
Q4 20172$0.21$0.27$0.24
Q1 20182$0.00$0.19$0.10
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 80.54%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/3/2016Brian R BachmanDirectorSell780$12.91$10,069.80View SEC Filing  
8/18/2016Yih-Neng LeeInsiderSell5,883$12.89$75,831.87View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016Nelson Munpun WongVPSell10,000$12.88$128,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Lester A WongInsiderSell5,001$12.68$63,412.68View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Brian R BachmanDirectorSell845$12.00$10,140.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2016Brian R BachmanDirectorSell845$12.25$10,351.25View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Brian R BachmanDirectorSell833$12.00$9,996.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2016Jonathan ChouCEOSell4,900$12.00$58,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2015Peter T. M. KongDirectorSell7,453$11.83$88,168.99View SEC Filing  
10/6/2015Garrett E. PierceDirectorSell1,322$9.41$12,440.02View SEC Filing  
7/9/2015Garrett E PierceDirectorSell1,022$11.39$11,640.58View SEC Filing  
2/27/2015Bruno GuilmartCEOSell129,946$15.99$2,077,836.54View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Garrett E PierceDirectorSell17,597$15.68$275,920.96View SEC Filing  
1/30/2015Nelson Munpun WongVPSell19,815$15.62$309,510.30View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Brian R BachmanDirectorSell3,230$15.50$50,065.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Irene LeeSVPSell2,628$15.57$40,917.96View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Jonathan ChouCFOSell20,000$15.32$306,400.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2015Sooli Joyce LamInsiderSell6,529$15.20$99,240.80View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Brian R BachmanDirectorSell1,028$14.62$15,029.36View SEC Filing  
12/31/2014Jonathan ChouCFOSell20,000$14.56$291,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014Lester A WongSVPSell22,560$14.59$329,150.40View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell60,000$14.08$844,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell60,000$14.20$852,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Lester A WongSVPSell10,161$14.28$145,099.08View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell60,000$14.03$841,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/8/2014Garrett E PierceDirectorSell853$13.53$11,541.09View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell55,727$14.07$784,078.89View SEC Filing  
10/6/2014Lester A WongSVPSell4,400$14.25$62,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Brian R BachmanDirectorSell1,065$14.16$15,080.40View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Brian R BachmanDirectorSell1,115$13.91$15,509.65View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Brian R BachmanDirectorSell10,000$14.21$142,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Jonathan ChouCFOSell3,361$14.20$47,726.20View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014Brian BachmanDirectorSell7,414$13.83$102,535.62View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell8,300$12.25$101,675.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell6,700$12.26$82,142.00View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell26,018$12.34$321,062.12View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell47,700$12.47$594,819.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell48,500$12.27$595,095.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell2,586$12.28$31,756.08View SEC Filing  
1/28/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell25,000$12.01$300,250.00View SEC Filing  
1/13/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell50,000$12.38$619,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Bruno GuilmartCEOSell49,900$12.96$646,704.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Steen John ODirectorSell5,000$13.07$65,350.00View SEC Filing  
12/30/2013Bruno GuilmartCEOSell50,000$13.16$658,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Bruno GuilmartCEOSell41,560$12.98$539,448.80View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Nelson Munpun WongVPSell10,000$13.00$130,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Bruno GuilmartCEOSell50,000$12.47$623,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Jonathan ChouCFOSell21,703$12.43$269,768.29View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Nelson Munpun WongVPSell10,000$12.41$124,100.00View SEC Filing  
10/16/2013Matthew Steven VoronaVPSell1,787$12.99$23,213.13View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Alan Bruce SchindlerSVPSell8,795$13.00$114,335.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Steen John ODirectorSell10,000$13.00$130,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2013Garrett PierceDirectorSell1,034$11.72$12,118.48View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013Barry WaiteDirectorSell1,000$11.46$11,460.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013Matthew Steven VoronaVPSell1,090$11.44$12,469.60View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Bruno GuilmartCEOSell77,200$11.35$876,220.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2013Garrett E PierceDirectorSell1,087$11.06$12,022.22View SEC Filing  
7/8/2013Barry WaiteDirectorSell1,000$11.26$11,260.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Steen John A ODirectorSell5,000$11.09$55,450.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Alan Bruce SchindlerSVPSell16,000$12.50$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2013Garrett E PierceDirectorSell1,063$10.71$11,384.73View SEC Filing  
8/17/2012Brian R BachmanDirectorSell9,765$11.98$116,984.70View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC)
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www.desotoedge.com - October 16 at 5:40 PM
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Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC) Chart for Sunday, October, 23, 2016

Last Updated on 10/23/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff