9. Cohu (COHU) is a supplier of test handling, burn-in and thermal solutions for the global semiconductor industry, microwave communications and closed-circuit television equipment. The company is scheduled to report its second quarter results today.
Analysts polled by Bloomberg are forecasting net income of $5.23 million or 21 cents per share for the second quarter of 2011. They see net sales increasing to $80 million from $74.87 million in the year-ago quarter. The company estimates sales to range between $77 and $82 million for the reporting quarter.
During May 2011, the company declared a dividend of 6 cents per share and paid the amount on June 24, 2011.Both analysts covering the stock recommend a buy on it. There are no sell ratings on the stock. Analysts polled by Bloomberg see the stock gaining an average 47.1% to $20.00 in the next 12 months.