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Himax Technologies Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:HIMX)

-0.04 (-1.69 %)
(As of 10/15/2019 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $2.33
50-Day Range
MA: $2.19
52-Week Range
Now: $2.33
Volume587,323 shs
Average Volume685,108 shs
Market Capitalization$401.11 million
P/E Ratio118.50
Dividend YieldN/A
Himax Technologies, Inc, a fabless semiconductor company, provides display imaging processing technologies worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Driver IC and Non-Driver Products. It offers display driver integrated circuits (ICs) and timing controllers used in televisions (TVs), laptops, monitors, mobile phones, tablets, digital cameras, car navigation, and other consumer electronics devices. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Semiconductors & related devices
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:HIMX



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$723.60 million
Cash Flow$0.17 per share
Book Value$2.57 per share


Net Income$8.57 million


Market Cap$401.11 million
Next Earnings Date11/14/2019 (Estimated)

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Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Himax Technologies' stock symbol?

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

How were Himax Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 8th. The semiconductor company reported ($0.03) EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of ($0.03). The semiconductor company earned $169.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $170.16 million. Himax Technologies had a return on equity of 0.76% and a net margin of 0.26%. The firm's revenue was down 6.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.01 earnings per share. View Himax Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Himax Technologies' next earnings date?

Himax Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Himax Technologies.

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

Himax Technologies issued an update on its third quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $-0.05--0.03 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $-0.02. The company issued revenue guidance of $157.46574-165.93164 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $185.35 million.

What price target have analysts set for HIMX?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Himax Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $2.50 to $7.00. On average, they anticipate Himax Technologies' stock price to reach $4.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 93.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Himax Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Himax Technologies?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Himax Technologies in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Himax Technologies.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Himax Technologies stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Himax Technologies stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Himax Technologies, Inc. designs, develops and markets semiconductors that are critical components of flat panel displays. The Company's principal products are display drivers for large-sized TFT-LCD panels, which are used in desktop monitors, notebook computers and televisions, and display drivers for small- and medium-sized TFT-LCD panels, which are used in mobile handsets and consumer electronics products such as digital cameras, mobile gaming devices and car navigation displays. In addition, the Company is expanding its product offering to include LCD TV chipset solutions and LCOS microdisplays. " (10/8/2019)
  • 2. Northland Securities analysts commented, "We maintain our MP rating and lower our estimate and PT to reflect the reduced guide." (8/9/2019)

Has Himax Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about HIMX stock have been trending positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Himax Technologies earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Himax Technologies.

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 Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Accelerate Diagnostics (AXDX), NVIDIA (NVDA), Magnachip Semiconductor (MX), General Electric (GE), GameStop (GME), Vuzix (VUZI) and Intel (INTC).

Who are Himax Technologies' key executives?

Himax Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Dr. Biing-Seng Wu, Founder & Chairman (Age 61)
  • Mr. Jordan Wu, Founder, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Norman Hung, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 61)
  • Ms. Jacqueline Chang, Chief Financial Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. David Lyou, Exec. VP of Design & Engineering Center / Bus. Center III

Who are Himax Technologies' major shareholders?

Himax Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include TRUE Private Wealth Advisors (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Himax Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Himax Technologies stock?

HIMX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TRUE Private Wealth Advisors. View Insider Buying and Selling for Himax Technologies.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Himax Technologies' stock price today?

One share of HIMX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.33.

How big of a company is Himax Technologies?

Himax Technologies has a market capitalization of $401.11 million and generates $723.60 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $8.57 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.06 on an earnings per share basis. Himax Technologies employs 2,160 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Himax Technologies.

What is Himax Technologies' official website?

The official website for Himax Technologies is http://www.himax.com.tw/.

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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ HIMX)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  506 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  531 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,037
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Himax Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe HIMX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe HIMX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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