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IQE Share Price

IQE 52.4p -1.0  -1.9%
19/07/19 20.0k

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Book Value ps p +18.2%

FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the fiscal year ended 31 December 2018, IQE plc revenues increased 1% to £156.3M. Net income before extraordinary items decreased 96% to £966K. Revenues reflect Wireless segment increase of 7% to £97.8M, InfraRed segment increase of 10% to £13.1M, CMOS++ segment increase of 17% to £1.6M, China segment increase from £1.2M to £4M, Taiwan segment increase of 4% to £32.8M, Israel segment increase of 69% to £3.1M. more »

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31st Dec 2019
31st Dec 2020

Price Target: 0.81
(+55.21% above Price)
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Est. Long Term Growth Rate: +34.7% (£) (p) (p) (£) (p) (p)
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Recommendation:Strong SellSellHoldBuyStrong Buy
No. of Analysts: 0 0 2 2 4

Named Brokers and Analysts
Deutsche Bank Robert Sanders , Stifel Nicolaus and Company, Incorporated Luke Holbrook , Citi , Canaccord Genuity Kai Korschelt , Panmure Gordon Paul Morland , Peel Hunt Damindu Jayaweera , Edison Investment Research Anne Margaret Crow , N+1 Singer Oliver Knott Adam Lawson , Barclays Andrew Gardiner ,

Profile Summary

IQE plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is engaged in the research, development and provision of engineering consultancy services to the compound semiconductor industry. The Company's segments include wireless, photonics, Infra Red and CMOS++. The Company is the manufacturer and supplier of Compound Semiconductor wafers or epiwafers using a process called epitaxy. Its photonics business enables a range of end applications, from data communications and advanced optical-fibers, to sensors in consumer and industrial applications. It operates through business units, including wireless, photonics, InfraRed, CPV (advanced solar), power switching, light emitting diodes (LEDs) and advanced electronics. It produces atomically engineered layers of crystalline materials containing a range of semiconductor materials, such as gallium, arsenic, aluminum, indium and phosphorous. The Company has operations in the United States, Asia and Europe.

Directors: Andrew Nelson (CEO) 60, Tim Pullen (CFO) , Howard Williams (EDR) 59, Phil Smith (NEC) , Carol Chesney (NED) , Derek Jones (NED) 64, Simon Gibson (NID) 58, David Grant (NID) ,

No. of Employees: 656 No. of Shareholders: n/a

Last Annual December 31st, 2018
Last Interim December 31st, 2018
Incorporated April 1, 1999
Public Since May 19, 2000
Shares in Issue 791,295,889
Free Float 693.3m (87.6%)
Sector Technology
Industry Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment
Index FTSE Aim All Share , FTSE Aim 100 , FTSE Intl-aim UK 50 ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (AIM)
Eligible for an ISA? a SIPP?

IQE Share Price Performance IQE Share Price Quote
-1.0  -1.9%
Traded 4:35pm · Minimum 15 min delayed · NMS: 20.0k

Latest IQE News Announcements (delayed)

Upcoming IQE Events

Recent ↓
Tuesday 25th June, 2019
IQE PLC Annual Shareholders Meeting
Wednesday 20th March, 2019
Full Year 2018 IQE PLC Earnings Call
Wednesday 20th March, 2019
Full Year 2018 IQE PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 15th January, 2019
IQE PLC at Needham Growth Conference
Wednesday 5th September, 2018
IQE PLC at Credit Suisse Asian Technology Conference
Wednesday 29th August, 2018
Half Year 2018 IQE PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 8th August, 2018
IQE PLC at Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference
Wednesday 13th June, 2018
IQE PLC at Stifel Cross Sector Insight Conference
Tuesday 24th April, 2018
IQE PLC at Berenberg UK Corporate Conference
Tuesday 20th March, 2018
Full Year 2017 IQE PLC Earnings Call
Tuesday 20th March, 2018
Full Year 2017 IQE PLC Earnings Release
Thursday 18th January, 2018
IQE PLC at Needham Growth Conference
Friday 10th November, 2017
IQE PLC Secondary Public Offering Pricing
Tuesday 5th September, 2017
Half Year 2017 IQE PLC Earnings Call
Tuesday 5th September, 2017
Half Year 2017 IQE PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 9th August, 2017
IQE PLC at Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference
Tuesday 21st March, 2017
Full Year 2016 IQE PLC Earnings Release
Tuesday 10th January, 2017
IQE PLC at Needham Growth Conference
Tuesday 13th September, 2016
Half Year 2016 IQE PLC Earnings Release
Wednesday 10th August, 2016
IQE PLC at Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference

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