Trexquant Investment LP Has $366,000 Stock Holdings in Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX)

Trexquant Investment LP boosted its position in shares of Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMXFree Report) by 88.9% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 60,217 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after buying an additional 28,347 shares during the quarter. Trexquant Investment LP’s holdings in Himax Technologies were worth $366,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. UBS Group AG lifted its stake in shares of Himax Technologies by 302.3% in the 4th quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 1,002,825 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $6,087,000 after purchasing an additional 753,574 shares during the period. Quadrant Capital Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of Himax Technologies by 42.4% in the 4th quarter. Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 35,175 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $214,000 after purchasing an additional 10,476 shares during the period. D Orazio & Associates Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Himax Technologies in the 4th quarter valued at $68,000. Jump Financial LLC lifted its stake in shares of Himax Technologies by 55.2% in the 4th quarter. Jump Financial LLC now owns 139,338 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $846,000 after purchasing an additional 49,538 shares during the period. Finally, AJOVista LLC acquired a new position in shares of Himax Technologies in the 4th quarter valued at $446,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 69.81% of the company’s stock.

Himax Technologies Stock Performance

HIMX stock opened at $6.63 on Tuesday. The business’s fifty day moving average is $5.62 and its 200-day moving average is $5.74. The company has a quick ratio of 1.40, a current ratio of 1.68 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.04. The company has a market cap of $1.16 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.56 and a beta of 2.13. Himax Technologies, Inc. has a twelve month low of $4.80 and a twelve month high of $7.70.

Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMXGet Free Report) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 9th. The semiconductor company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.05 by $0.02. Himax Technologies had a net margin of 5.30% and a return on equity of 5.66%. The business had revenue of $207.60 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $203.40 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.12 EPS. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 15.0% on a year-over-year basis.

Himax Technologies Cuts Dividend

The company also recently disclosed an annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 12th. Investors of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a $0.29 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 5.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 28th. Himax Technologies’s dividend payout ratio is currently 174.08%.

About Himax Technologies

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Himax Technologies, Inc, a fabless semiconductor company, provides display imaging processing technologies in China, Taiwan, the Philippines, Korea, Japan, Europe, and the United States. The company operates in two segments, Driver IC and Non-Driver Products. It offers display driver integrated circuits (ICs) and timing controllers that are used in televisions, PC monitors, laptops, mobile phones, tablets, automotive, ePaper devices, industrial displays, and other products.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX)

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