Coherent Inc

Scientific & Technical Instruments

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$6.61 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$4.84 billion
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$1.27 billion
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Company Profile

Coherent Inc had its IPO on 1990-03-26 under the ticker symbol COHR.

The company operates in the Technology sector and Scientific & Technical Instruments industry. Coherent Inc has a staff strength of 23,658 employees.

Stock update

Shares of Coherent Inc opened at $32.87 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-09-12.

The stocks traded within a range of $32.21 - $33.32, and closed at $32.76.

This is a -0.21% slip from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 1,952,813 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of Coherent Inc have slipped by -12.73%.

Coherent Inc's Key Ratios

Coherent Inc has a market cap of $6.61 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 1.167 and a price to sales ratio of 1.2006.

In the last 12-months Coherent Inc’s revenue was $4.84 billion with a gross profit of $1.27 billion and an EBITDA of $1.08 billion. The EBITDA ratio measures Coherent Inc's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, Coherent Inc’s operating margin was 10.95% while its return on assets stood at 3.03% with a return of equity of -0.64%.

In Q1, Coherent Inc’s quarterly earnings growth was a negative -60.9% while revenue growth was a positive 49.8%.

Coherent Inc’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $-1.21 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 30.03 and a PEG multiple of 0.34. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into Coherent Inc’s profitability.

Coherent Inc stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 3.0599 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 17.508. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 1.2006.

Coherent Inc stock pays annual dividends of $0 per share, indicating a yield of 0% and a payout ratio of 0%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$14.12 billion
Total Liabilities
$1.11 billion
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
$97.15 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

Coherent Inc ended 2024 with $14.12 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $14.12 billion while shareholder equity stood at $5.24 billion.

Coherent Inc ended 2024 with $0 in deferred long-term liabilities, $1.11 billion in other current liabilities, 3755410000.00 in common stock, $1.16 billion in retained earnings and $4.51 billion in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $901.03 million and cash and short-term investments were $901.03 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $115,219,000 while long-term debt stood at $4.35 billion.

Coherent Inc’s total current assets stands at $3.41 billion while long-term investments were $0 and short-term investments were $0. Its net receivables were $924.37 million compared to accounts payable of $428.86 million and inventory worth $1.39 billion.

In 2024, Coherent Inc's operating cash flow was $0 while its capital expenditure stood at $97.15 million.

Comparatively, Coherent Inc paid $0 in dividends in 2024.

Other key metrics

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Analyst Target Price

Coherent Inc stock is currently trading at $32.76 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $64.52 and a 52-week low of $64.52. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $42.73.

Its 50-day moving average was $43.48 and 200-day moving average was $39.58 The short ratio stood at 5.07 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 161.1% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 9106.5% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About Coherent Inc

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of Coherent Inc is COHR

The IPO of Coherent Inc took place on 1990-03-26

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Coherent Corp. develops, manufactures, and markets engineered materials, optoelectronic components, and devices worldwide. It operates in two segments, Compound Semiconductors and Photonic Solutions. The Compound Semiconductors segment provides optical and electro-optical components and materials used in high-power CO2 lasers, fiber-lasers, and direct diode lasers for materials processing applications; infrared optical components and high-precision optical assemblies for aerospace and defense, medical, and commercial laser imaging applications; semiconductor lasers and detectors for optical interconnects and sensing applications; engineered materials for thermoelectric, ceramics, and silicon carbide various applications; and compound semiconductor epitaxial wafers for applications in optical and wireless communication. The Photonic Solutions segment manufactures transceivers for data centers and telecom optical networks; pump lasers, optical amplifiers, wavelength selective switches, and advanced components for telecom networks; and crystal materials, optics, lasers, and optoelectronic modules in a range of applications, including optical communications, life sciences, and consumer electronics markets. The company serves original equipment manufacturers, laser end users, system integrators of high-power lasers, U.S. government prime contractors, and various U.S. government agencies, as well as manufacturers of equipment and devices for industrial, optical communications, consumer electronics, and security and monitoring applications. The company was formerly known as II-VI Incorporated and changed its name to Coherent Corp. in September 2022. Coherent Corp. was incorporated in 1971 and is headquartered in Saxonburg, Pennsylvania.


375 Saxonburg Boulevard, Saxonburg, PA, United States, 16056-9499