As on May 18, 2021, Himax Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: HIMX) got off with the flyer as it spiked 2.33% to $10.96. During the day, the stock rose to $11.24 and sunk to $10.78 before settling in for the price of $10.71 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, HIMX posted a 52-week range of $2.91-$17.88.
The company of the Technology sector’s yearbook sales growth during the past 5- year span was recorded 5.10%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 13.10%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 444.50%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $173.77 million, simultaneously with a float of $148.70 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $1.86 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $12.86, while the 200-day Moving Average is $8.12.
It is imperative to bring your focus towards the efficiency factor of the conglomerate that has a total of 2160 employees. It has generated 432,419 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 22,971. The stock had 4.32 Receivables turnover and 1.03 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +23.01, operating margin was +6.53 and Pretax Margin of +6.48.
Himax Technologies Inc. (HIMX) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Semiconductors industry. Himax Technologies Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 12.30%, in contrast to 17.20% institutional ownership.
Himax Technologies Inc. (HIMX) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 3/31/2021, the company posted $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $0.35) by $0.03. This company achieved a net margin of +5.31 while generating a return on equity of 10.34. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.27 per share during the current fiscal year.
Himax Technologies Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 444.50% and is forecasted to reach 1.24 in the upcoming year.
Himax Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: HIMX) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for Himax Technologies Inc. (HIMX). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.70. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.93. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $10.20, and its Beta score is 1.92. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.83. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 36.69.
In the same vein, HIMX’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 1.07, a figure that is expected to reach 0.30 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.24 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of Himax Technologies Inc. (HIMX)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [Himax Technologies Inc., HIMX], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 5.26 million was better the volume of 4.13 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 13.02% While, its Average True Range was 0.89.
Raw Stochastic average of Himax Technologies Inc. (HIMX) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 38.54%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 13.73% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 60.52% that was lower than 95.69% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.