Cohu Inc

Semiconductor Equipment & Materials

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$1.82 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$812.77 million
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$382.87 million
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Company Profile

Cohu Inc had its IPO on 1986-11-12 under the ticker symbol COHU.

The company operates in the Technology sector and Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry. Cohu Inc has a staff strength of 3,114 employees.

Stock update

Shares of Cohu Inc opened at $37.52 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-03-30.

The stocks traded within a range of $37.13 - $37.71, and closed at $37.4.

This is a +0.54% increase from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 123,925 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of Cohu Inc have increased by +1.91%.

Cohu Inc's Key Ratios

Cohu Inc has a market cap of $1.82 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 1.9202 and a price to sales ratio of 2.0123.

In the last 12-months Cohu Inc’s revenue was $812.77 million with a gross profit of $382.87 million and an EBITDA of $171.72 million. The EBITDA ratio measures Cohu Inc's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, Cohu Inc’s operating margin was 15.47% while its return on assets stood at 6.32% with a return of equity of 10.69%.

In Q4, Cohu Inc’s quarterly earnings growth was a positive 6.5% while revenue growth was a negative 0.4%.

Cohu Inc’s PE and PEG Ratio

Forward PE
Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $1.95 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 9.901 and a PEG multiple of 1.6. 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 Cohu Inc’s profitability.

Cohu Inc stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 1.748 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 8.4663. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 2.0123.

Cohu Inc stock pays annual dividends of $0 per share, indicating a yield of 1.56% and a payout ratio of 0%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$1.21 billion
Total Liabilities
$160.87 million
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
$4.07 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

Cohu Inc ended 2023 with $1.21 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $1.21 billion while shareholder equity stood at $928.84 million.

Cohu Inc ended 2023 with $21.36 million in deferred long-term liabilities, $160.87 million in other current liabilities, 49276000.00 in common stock, $290.40 million in retained earnings and $213.54 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $242.34 million and cash and short-term investments were $385.58 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $6,311,000 while long-term debt stood at $72.66 million.

Cohu Inc’s total current assets stands at $764.85 million while long-term investments were $0 and short-term investments were $143.24 million. Its net receivables were $176.15 million compared to accounts payable of $51.76 million and inventory worth $170.14 million.

In 2023, Cohu Inc's operating cash flow was $-9546000.00 while its capital expenditure stood at $4.07 million.

Comparatively, Cohu Inc paid $0 in dividends in 2023.

Other key metrics

Current Trading Price
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Analyst Target Price

Cohu Inc stock is currently trading at $37.4 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $38.63 and a 52-week low of $38.63. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $38.57.

Its 50-day moving average was $36.58 and 200-day moving average was $31.74 The short ratio stood at 4.31 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 191.4% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 9272.6% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About Cohu Inc

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of Cohu Inc is COHU

The IPO of Cohu Inc took place on 1986-11-12

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Cohu, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides semiconductor test equipment and services in China, the United States, Taiwan, Malaysia, the Philippines, and internationally. The company supplies semiconductor test and inspection handlers, micro-electromechanical system (MEMS) test modules, test contactors, thermal sub-systems, and semiconductor automated test equipment for semiconductor manufacturers and test subcontractors. It also provides semiconductor automated test equipment for wafer level and device package testing; various test handlers, including pick-and-place, turret, gravity, strip, and MEMS and thermal sub-systems; interface products comprising test contactors, and probe heads and pins; spares and kits; various parts and labor warranties on test and handling systems, and instruments; and training on the maintenance and operation of its systems, as well as application, data management software, and consulting services on its products. In addition, the company offers data analytics product that includes DI-Core, a software suite used to optimize Cohu equipment performance, which provides real-time online performance monitoring and process control. It markets its products through direct sales force and independent sales representatives. The company was formerly known as Cohu Electronics, Inc. and changed its name to Cohu, Inc. in 1972. Cohu, Inc. was incorporated in 1947 and is headquartered in Poway, California.


12367 Crosthwaite Circle, Poway, CA, United States, 92064-6817