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Kulicke and Soffa Industries Stock Forecast, Price & News

-3.80 (-8.88%)
(As of 07/1/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.59 million shs
Average Volume
861,880 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.31 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Kulicke and Soffa Industries Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
102.5% Upside
$79.00 Price Target
Short Interest
13.44% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
0.36mentions of Kulicke and Soffa Industries in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$268.90 K Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $7.22 to $6.62 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.10 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

84th out of 937 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

18th out of 124 stocks

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About Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC)

Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells capital equipment and tools used to assemble semiconductor devices. It operates through two segments, Capital Equipment, and Aftermarket Products and Services (APS). The company manufactures and sells advanced displays; die-transfer, flip-chip, and TCB advanced packaging products; ball bonder, die-attach, electronics assembly, lithography, wafer-level bonder, and wedge bonder products; consumables, such as capillaries, dicing blades, and wedge bonds; and auto offline programming, KNet PLUS, and new product introduction/manufacturing execution system software products. 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, and automotive electronics suppliers primarily in the United States and the Asia/Pacific region. Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Singapore.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Semiconductors & related devices
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/11 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 7/11 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

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Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
4 Analysts


Net Income
$367.16 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.52 billion
Cash Flow
$5.75 per share
Book Value
$17.67 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$2.31 billion

Kulicke and Soffa Industries Frequently Asked Questions

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

4 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 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" Kulicke and Soffa Industries stock.
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What is Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock price forecast for 2022?

4 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock. Their KLIC stock forecasts range from $50.00 to $100.00. On average, they anticipate Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock price to reach $79.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 102.5% from the stock's current price.
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How has Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock price performed in 2022?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock was trading at $60.54 at the beginning of the year. Since then, KLIC shares have decreased by 35.6% and is now trading at $39.01.
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When is Kulicke and Soffa Industries' next earnings date?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 3rd 2022.
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How were Kulicke and Soffa Industries' earnings last quarter?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:KLIC) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 4th. The semiconductor company reported $1.95 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.47 by $0.48. The semiconductor company earned $384.28 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $380.25 million. Kulicke and Soffa Industries had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 46.89% and a net margin of 28.33%. Kulicke and Soffa Industries's revenue for the quarter was up 13.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.26 EPS.
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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 Tuesday, June 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.17 per share on Monday, July 11th. This represents a $0.68 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 22nd.
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Is Kulicke and Soffa Industries a good dividend stock?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries(NASDAQ:KLIC) pays an annual dividend of $0.68 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.59%. Kulicke and Soffa Industries has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Kulicke and Soffa Industries is 8.65%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Kulicke and Soffa Industries will have a dividend payout ratio of 10.27% next year. This indicates that Kulicke and Soffa Industries will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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How will Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock buyback program work?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase program on Thursday, March 3rd 2022, which permits the company to repurchase $400,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy up to 13.6% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are usually a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

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

Kulicke and Soffa Industries updated its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 16th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.38-$1.68 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.39. The company issued revenue guidance of $345.00 million-$385.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $376.08 million.

Who are Kulicke and Soffa Industries' key executives?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries' management team includes the following people:

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

31 employees have rated Kulicke and Soffa Industries CEO Fusen Chen on Glassdoor.com. Fusen Chen has an approval rating of 88% among Kulicke and Soffa Industries' 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).

What is Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock symbol?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KLIC."

How do I buy shares of Kulicke and Soffa Industries?

Shares of KLIC 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 Kulicke and Soffa Industries' stock price today?

One share of KLIC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $39.01.

How much money does Kulicke and Soffa Industries make?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries (NASDAQ:KLIC) has a market capitalization of $2.31 billion and generates $1.52 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $367.16 million in net income (profit) each year or $7.859990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Kulicke and Soffa Industries have?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries employs 3,586 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Kulicke and Soffa Industries?

Kulicke and Soffa Industries' mailing address is 23A SERANGOON NORTH AVENUE 5 #01-01, SINGAPORE U0, 554369. The official website for Kulicke and Soffa Industries is www.kns.com. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at (215) 784-6000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 65-6880-9580.

This page (NASDAQ:KLIC) was last updated on 7/2/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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