ChipMOS Technologies (NASDAQ:IMOS) was upgraded by investment analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report issued on Tuesday.

A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. ValuEngine downgraded shares of ChipMOS Technologies from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 12th. TheStreet raised shares of ChipMOS Technologies from a “d+” rating to a “c-” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 12th.

IMOS opened at $15.30 on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 2.06, a current ratio of 2.48 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.41. ChipMOS Technologies has a 1-year low of $12.69 and a 1-year high of $21.90. The stock has a market capitalization of $647.06 million, a PE ratio of 16.11 and a beta of 0.53.

ChipMOS Technologies (NASDAQ:IMOS) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 9th. The semiconductor company reported $0.10 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.17 by ($0.07). ChipMOS Technologies had a net margin of 2.71% and a return on equity of 2.91%. The business had revenue of $147.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $145.24 million. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.25 EPS. ChipMOS Technologies’s quarterly revenue was down 1.1% on a year-over-year basis.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Foundry Partners LLC grew its position in shares of ChipMOS Technologies by 9.7% during the 2nd quarter. Foundry Partners LLC now owns 188,930 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $2,859,000 after buying an additional 16,629 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP grew its position in shares of ChipMOS Technologies by 11.3% during the 2nd quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 133,108 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $2,013,000 after buying an additional 13,514 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN grew its position in shares of ChipMOS Technologies by 34,065.9% during the 1st quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 103,181 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $1,636,000 after buying an additional 102,879 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Aperio Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of ChipMOS Technologies during the 2nd quarter valued at about $161,000. 7.18% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

ChipMOS Technologies Company Profile

ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES INC. researches, develops, manufactures, and sells high integration and high precision integrated circuits, and related assembly and testing services. It provides a range of back-end assembly and test services, including engineering test, wafer probing and final test of memory and logic/mixed-signal semiconductors, as well as leadframe-and organic substrate-based package assembly services for memory and logic/mixed-signal semiconductors; and gold bumping, reel to reel assembly, and test services for LCD and other flat-panel display driver semiconductors.

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