Cohu, Inc. (COHU): Price and Financial Metrics

Cohu, Inc. (COHU): $37.65

-0.84 (-2.18%)

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Industry: Semiconductor & Wireless Chip




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COHU Price/Volume Stats

Current price $37.65 52-week high $39.73
Prev. close $38.49 52-week low $24.06
Day low $37.18 Volume 57,917
Day high $38.27 Avg. volume 212,041
50-day MA $35.86 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $33.52 Market Cap 1.78B

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  • Momentum is the dimension where COHU ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 99.2% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for COHU is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 179 days.
  • COHU's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 7.94% of US stocks).

COHU Stock Summary

  • COHU INC's stock had its IPO on November 12, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.98% of US equities in our set.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -52.22%, COHU INC's debt growth rate surpasses just 5.61% of about US stocks.
  • As for revenue growth, note that COHU's revenue has grown -7.57% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of only 19.22% of US companies in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to COHU, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are MDRX, ONTO, TRVN, AYRO, and XOS.
  • Visit COHU's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

COHU Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, COHU's EV/EBIT ratio is 38.06% lower, now standing at 13.1.
  • Over the past 243 months, COHU's price/sales ratio has gone down 0.7.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for COHU.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
COHU 2023-05-22 2.2 1.9 19.6 13.1
COHU 2023-05-19 2.2 1.9 19.4 12.9
COHU 2023-05-18 2.2 1.9 19.6 13.1
COHU 2023-05-17 2.2 1.9 19.2 12.8
COHU 2023-05-16 2.1 1.8 18.5 12.3
COHU 2023-05-15 2.1 1.8 18.3 12.1

COHU Growth Metrics

    Its 4 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 104.54%.
  • Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -649.24%.
  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 67.42%.
Over the past 34 months, COHU's revenue has gone up $238,334,000.

The table below shows COHU's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 812.775 112.861 96.847
2022-09-30 813.53 113.063 96.108
2022-06-30 831.906 107.907 94.959
2022-03-31 859.483 93.577 161.287
2021-12-31 887.214 97.729 167.325
2021-09-30 897.709 91.675 161.297

COHU's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • COHU has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 56.46% of graded US stocks.
  • COHU's asset turnover comes in at 0.719 -- ranking 29th of 75 Measuring and Control Equipment stocks.
  • DAIO, CLIR, and MKSI are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with COHU.

The table below shows COHU's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-25 0.719 0.439 0.341
2021-06-26 0.691 0.439 0.270
2021-03-27 0.648 0.440 0.075
2020-12-26 0.595 0.427 0.001
2020-09-26 0.540 0.408 -0.053
2020-06-27 0.530 0.405 -0.055

COHU Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of COHU, see our COHU price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $48.44 Average Broker Recommendation 1.61 (Moderate Buy)

Cohu, Inc. (COHU) Company Bio

Cohu Inc. is a supplier of semiconductor test and inspection handlers, micro-electro mechanical system test modules, test contactors and thermal subsystems used by global semiconductor manufacturers and test subcontractors. The company was founded in 1947 and is based in Poway, California.

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Latest COHU News From Around the Web

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Should You Investigate Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ:COHU) At US$34.26?

Cohu, Inc. ( NASDAQ:COHU ), is not the largest company out there, but it received a lot of attention from a substantial...

Yahoo | May 12, 2023

Cohu to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

POWAY, Calif., May 11, 2023--Cohu, Inc. (NASDAQ: COHU), a global supplier of equipment and services optimizing semiconductor manufacturing yield and productivity, today announced that management will participate at the following investor conferences:

Yahoo | May 11, 2023

1 Super Semiconductor Stock to Buy Before Its Next Growth Phase

The semiconductor industry on the whole is having a tough year in 2023. High inflation and rising interest rates forced consumers to cut back on spending and some big-ticket electronics are getting slashed from household budgets. Cohu (NASDAQ: COHU) is one of them.

Yahoo | May 9, 2023

Cohu, Inc. (COHU) Q1 2023 Earnings Call Transcript

Cohu, Inc. (COHU)

Q1 2023 Results Conference Call

May 04, 2023 04:30 PM ET

Company Participants

Jeff Jones - CFO

Luis Muller - President and CEO

Conference Call Participants

Craig Ellis - B. Riley Securities

David Duley - Steelhead Securities

Tyler Burmeister - Craig-Hallum

Bob Mertens - Cowen

Brian Chin - Stifel



Good day, and thank you for standing by. Welcome to today's Conference Call to discuss Cohu's First Quarter Financial Results and Second Quarter Outlook. At this time, all participants are in a listen only mode. After the speakers’ presentation, there will be a question-and-answer session [Operator Instr...

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | May 5, 2023

Cohu (COHU) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates

Cohu (COHU) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 3.70% and 0.74%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2023. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | May 4, 2023

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COHU Price Returns

1-mo 9.26%
3-mo 4.90%
6-mo 8.31%
1-year 26.26%
3-year 113.31%
5-year 48.96%
YTD 17.47%
2022 -15.86%
2021 -0.24%
2020 67.55%
2019 44.29%
2018 -25.96%

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