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Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc (KLIC) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on September 30, 2018

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Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc (KLIC) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on September 30, 2018. Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc is engaged in the semiconductor industry. It manufactures and sells capital equipment and expendable tools used to assemble semiconductor devices. Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc has a market cap of $1.44 billion; its shares were traded at around $21.24 with a P/E ratio of 22.33 and P/S ratio of 1.62. The dividend yield of Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc stocks is 1.14%.


For the last quarter Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc reported a revenue of $184.8 million, compared with the revenue of $215.9 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $889.1 million, an increase of 9.9% from last year. For the last five years Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 11.3% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was 80 cents for the year, a decline of 54.3% from the previous year. Over the last five years Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc had an EPS growth rate of 7.2% a year. The Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc had a decent operating margin of 18.97%, compared with the operating margin of 18.33% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc is 12.92%. The profitability rank of the company is 8 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $320.6 million, compared with $392.4 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $15.2 million, compared with $16.1 million in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is at a comfortable level of 160. Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc has a financial strength rank of 9 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $21.24, Kulicke & Soffa Industries Inc is traded at 16.2% premium to its historical median P/S valuation band of $18.28. The P/S ratio of the stock is 1.62, while the historical median P/S ratio is 1.41. The stock lost 19.85% during the past 12 months.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of KLIC, click here.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.