Company Profile: Himax Technologies designs, develops and markets semiconductors that are components of flat-panel displays. Its main products are display drivers for large thin-film transistor liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels.
Dividend Yield: 10.3% (forward annual)Closing price: $2.42 (Sept. 10) Financial Metrics: Himax has a price-to-book ratio of 2.17, which indicates the stock may be overvalued based on book value. Himax's quick ratio, which measures the ability to meet short-term obligations with its most liquid assets, is 1.8, indicating the components company would be able to meet its current liabilities. Analyst Consensus: Four analysts cover Himax, and only one recommends investors hold the stock. Three research firms, including Chardan Capital, have a "sell" rating. No research firm rates Himax a "buy."