Himax Technologies Inc. ADR (HIMX): Price and Financial Metrics

Himax Technologies Inc. ADR (HIMX): $13.30

0.58 (+4.56%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades














  • Value is the dimension where HIMX ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 99.23% of US stocks.
  • HIMX's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving down over the last 31 weeks.
  • HIMX's current lowest rank is in the Stability metric (where it is better than 18.43% of US stocks).

HIMX Stock Summary

  • With a price/earnings ratio of 46.89, Himax Technologies Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about 79.15% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
  • Of note is the ratio of Himax Technologies Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; just 12.13% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The volatility of Himax Technologies Inc's share price is greater than that of 89.45% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to HIMX, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are WVVI, ATR, FCN, PLAB, and GRC.
  • HIMX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Himax Technologies Inc's official web site, go to www.himax.com.tw.

HIMX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, HIMX's EV/EBIT ratio is 18.8% higher, now standing at 39.5.
  • Over the past 186 months, HIMX's price/sales ratio has gone down 0.5.
  • Over the past 186 months, HIMX's price/sales ratio has gone down 0.5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for HIMX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
HIMX 2021-05-28 2.6 4.7 48.3 37.3
HIMX 2019-07-05 0.8 1.4 70.7 63.8
HIMX 2019-04-09 0.8 1.3 65.9 60.0
HIMX 2015-07-27 1.5 2.7 19.2 13.8
HIMX 2010-11-02 0.6 1.0 10.4 6.3
HIMX 2010-09-07 0.6 1.0 11.0 6.9

HIMX Growth Metrics

  • The 5 year price growth rate now stands at 26.98%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 22.62%.
  • Its 2 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 1372.18%.
Over the past 12 months, HIMX's revenue has gone up $215,447,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2020-12-31 887.282 106.056 47.134
2019-12-31 671.835 12.408 -13.614
2018-12-31 723.605 7.204 8.569
2017-12-31 685.167 29.393 27.967
2016-12-31 802.917 84.672 50.912
2015-12-31 691.789 22.529 25.195

HIMX Stock Price Chart Interactive Chart >

Price chart for HIMX

HIMX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $13.30 52-week high $17.88
Prev. close $12.72 52-week low $3.28
Day low $12.91 Volume 3,469,900
Day high $13.48 Avg. volume 4,189,594
50-day MA $13.73 Dividend yield 2.04%
200-day MA $10.59 Market Cap 2.32B

Himax Technologies Inc. ADR (HIMX) Company Bio

Himax Technologies, Inc. is a semiconductor solution provider dedicated to display imaging processing technologies. It operates through the Driver Integrated Circuit and Non-Driver Products segments. The company's products include display drivers, timing controllers, wafer level optics, video and display technology solutions, liquid crystal over silicon silicon, complementary metal-oxide semiconductor image sensor, and power integrated circuit. Its products used in TVs, laptops, monitors, mobile phones, tablets, digital cameras, car navigation, virtual reality (VR) devices and many other consumer electronics devices. Himax Technologies was founded by Biing Seng Wu and Jordan Wu on June 12, 2001 and is headquartered in Tainan, Taiwan.

HIMX Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$13.30$15.53 50%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for HIMX, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Himax Technologies Inc ranked in the 63th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. More precisely, our analysis suggests the stock is undervalued by approximately 50.5% on a DCF basis. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for HIMX, they are:

  • Interest coverage, a measure of earnings relative to interest payments, is 35.51; that's higher than 78.89% of US stocks in the Technology sector that have positive free cash flow.
  • The business' balance sheet suggests that 4% of the company's capital is sourced from debt; this is greater than just 16.05% of the free cash flow producing stocks we're observing.
  • HIMX's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than 48.97% of tickers in our DCF set.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Technology that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as HIMX, try SYNA, EGAN, SSNC, ALOT, and BABA.

HIMX Latest News Stream

Event/Time News Detail
Loading, please wait...

HIMX Latest Social Stream

Loading social stream, please wait...

View Full HIMX Social Stream

Latest HIMX News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Himax Technologies Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate HIMX as an investment opportunity.

Himax Tech (HIMX) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

Himax Tech (HIMX) closed the most recent trading day at $13.15, moving -0.38% from the previous trading session.

Yahoo | July 26, 2021

Were Hedge Funds Right About Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX)?

The latest 13F reporting period has come and gone, and Insider Monkey is again at the forefront when it comes to making use of this gold mine of data. Insider Monkey finished processing 866 13F filings submitted by hedge funds and prominent investors. These filings show these funds’ portfolio positions as of March 31st, 2020. […]

Yahoo | July 26, 2021

Is Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX) Popular Amongst Insiders?

If you want to know who really controls Himax Technologies, Inc. ( NASDAQ:HIMX ), then you'll have to look at the...

Yahoo | July 24, 2021

Understanding Himax Technologies''s Unusual Options Activity

Shares of Himax Technologies (NASDAQ: HIMX ) saw some unusual options activity on Friday. Following the unusual option alert, the stock price moved down to $14.04. Sentiment: BULLISH Option Type: SWEEP Trade Type: PUT Expiration Date: 2021-12-17 Strike Price: $13.00 Volume: 1152 Open Interest: 711 Three Indications Of Unusual Options Activity One way options market activity can be considered unusual is when volume is exceptionally higher than its historical average. The volume of options activity refers to the number of contracts traded over a given time period. The number of contracts that have been traded, but not yet closed by either counterparty, is called open interest. A contract cannot be considered closed until there exists both a buyer and seller for it. Another sign of unusual...

Benzinga | July 16, 2021

Himax Sponsors tinyML Vision Challenge to Foster tinyML Vision Development

TAINAN, Taiwan, July 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Himax Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: HIMX) (Himax or Company), a leading supplier and fabless manufacturer of display drivers and other semiconductor products, today announced that it sponsored tinyML Vision Challenge, hosted by tinyML Foundation, to advance tinyML computer vision technology into the developer community. A total of $6,000 and extra prizes will be awarded to encourage participants and initiate more machine learning problem solvers from different areas of interest.

Intrado Digital Media | July 15, 2021

Read More 'HIMX' Stories Here

HIMX Price Returns

1-mo -10.24%
3-mo -0.48%
6-mo 42.78%
1-year 262.87%
3-year 89.30%
5-year 57.14%
YTD 83.16%
2020 177.82%
2019 -22.45%
2018 -66.70%
2017 77.20%
2016 -25.37%

HIMX Dividends

Ex-Dividend Date Type Payout Amount Change
Loading, please wait...
View Full HIMX Dividend History

Continue Researching HIMX

Here are a few links from around the web to help you further your research on Himax Technologies Inc's stock as an investment opportunity:

Himax Technologies Inc (HIMX) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Himax Technologies Inc (HIMX) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Himax Technologies Inc (HIMX) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

Get Free Updates

Join thousands of investors who get the latest news, insights and top rated picks from StockNews.com!

Page generated in 1.0138 seconds.