• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 48.33
  • Forecasted Upside: -9.34 %
  • Number of Analysts: 3
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 53.31
▲ +0.61 (1.16%)

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Analyst Price Target for IQE

Analyst Price Target is GBX 48.33
▼ -9.34% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 3 analysts offering 12 month price targets for IQE in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 48.33, with a high forecast of GBX 60 and a low forecast of GBX 42. The average price target represents a -9.34% upside from the last price of GBX 53.31.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 3 investment analysts is to hold stock in IQE. This rating has held steady since May 2022, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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6/12/2021
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9/10/2021
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12/9/2021
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3/9/2022
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6/7/2022
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9/5/2022
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11/4/2022
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12/4/2022

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/23/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 45 ➝ GBX 60
9/12/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 40 ➝ GBX 45
7/11/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 50 ➝ GBX 40
3/30/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 50
3/30/2022Canaccord Genuity GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 55 ➝ GBX 43
2/1/2022Canaccord Genuity GroupReiterated RatingSpeculative BuyGBX 55
1/25/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 50
1/18/2022BarclaysLower TargetEqual WeightGBX 50 ➝ GBX 42
11/25/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 60 ➝ GBX 50
10/19/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
9/8/2021BarclaysLower TargetEqual WeightGBX 57 ➝ GBX 50
7/12/2021BarclaysLower TargetEqual WeightGBX 70 ➝ GBX 57
5/13/2021Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 110
4/14/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual Weight
4/14/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 100 ➝ GBX 80
1/26/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 90 ➝ GBX 100
7/13/2020BarclaysDowngradeEqual weightGBX 55
6/16/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 45 ➝ GBX 60
6/12/2020Peel HuntBoost TargetBuyGBX 95 ➝ GBX 105
4/29/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 40 ➝ GBX 45
4/28/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/16/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/8/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeBuy
3/27/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHoldGBX 50 ➝ GBX 40
3/24/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/10/2020Peel HuntLower TargetBuyGBX 108 ➝ GBX 95
2/24/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/16/2020BarclaysDowngradeEqual weightGBX 73 ➝ GBX 55
12/18/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
11/21/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHoldGBX 64 ➝ GBX 50
11/19/2019BarclaysLower TargetOverweightGBX 80 ➝ GBX 73
11/14/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 108
11/14/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 108
10/11/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
10/10/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 108
10/8/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 108
9/9/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
9/2/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
8/5/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/23/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/12/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
7/4/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/3/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHoldGBX 70 ➝ GBX 64
6/21/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 108
6/21/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
6/17/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 137 ➝ GBX 108
5/28/2019BarclaysLower TargetOverweightGBX 84 ➝ GBX 80
5/24/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/2/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/15/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
4/9/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/27/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/22/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHoldGBX 80 ➝ GBX 70
3/20/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/4/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/25/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/17/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
11/30/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
11/16/2018BarclaysLower TargetOverweightGBX 170 ➝ GBX 84
11/14/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHoldGBX 100 ➝ GBX 80
11/13/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 154 ➝ GBX 137
11/2/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
10/15/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
10/2/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHoldGBX 110 ➝ GBX 100
10/1/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
9/19/2018Peel HuntInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 154
9/12/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
8/30/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 170
8/30/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHoldGBX 115 ➝ GBX 110
8/29/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
8/15/2018BarclaysLower TargetOverweightGBX 210 ➝ GBX 170
8/1/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/26/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
7/24/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/13/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHoldGBX 140 ➝ GBX 115
7/9/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/3/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/2/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
6/4/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/2/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 170
4/3/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/23/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 195
3/20/2018Peel HuntLower TargetBuyGBX 188 ➝ GBX 170
2/22/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 195
2/22/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 188
2/9/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 188
2/8/2018Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 185
2/2/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 188
1/12/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 210
1/12/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 140
12/21/2017N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuyGBX 181
12/21/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 195
12/20/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 188
(Data available from 12/5/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

-0.32 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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5/9/2022
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IQE logo
IQE plc develops, manufactures, and sells advanced semiconductor materials. The company operates in three segments: Wireless, Photonics, and CMOS++. It manufactures compound semiconductor wafers or epiwafers using epitaxy process; offers wireless products, including GaAs, GaN, and InP-based technologies, as well as Si and Ge-based epitaxial wafer structures; and supplies GaAs HBTs, pHEMTs, and BiFETs/BiHEMTs for use in consumer mobile handsets, connected devices, 5G network infrastructure, WiFi 6, Bluetooth, and satellite communications. The company also provides photonics products, which include vertical cavity surface emitting lasers, a 3D sensing technology that enables facial recognition, gesture control, light detection and ranging (LiDAR), and other advanced sensing applications; indium phosphide (InP) laser and detector wafers that powers high speed, 5G telecommunication, and data communication fiber optic networks; Gallium Nitride (GaN) and gallium arsenide (GaSb) for multicolor uLED displays; and a range of gallium antimonide (GaSb) and InP materials that enables high definition infrared imaging and sensing in security, health monitoring, and environmental applications. In addition, it offers substrate products, such as GaSb, InP, InAs, InSb, GaSb, CZT, custom size or geometry wafers, polycrystalline materials, high purity group iii/v source materials, and bespoke orientation substrates. Further, the company provides nanoimprint lithography services. The company serves in the United States, rest of the Americas, France, Germany, Israel, the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the People's Republic of China, Japan, Taiwan, and rest of the Asia-Pacific. IQE plc was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Cardiff, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 53.31
Low: 52.90
High: 54.80

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 42.79
Low: 33.65
High: 53.30

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 53.31
Low: 27.53
High: 54.80

Volume

9,362 shs

Average Volume

2,424,457 shs

Market Capitalization

£429.04 million

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of IQE?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued reports on IQE in the last twelve months: Barclays PLC, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc., and Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft.
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What is the current price target for IQE?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for IQE in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 48.33, suggesting a possible downside of 9.3%. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft has the highest price target set, predicting IQE will reach GBX 60 in the next twelve months. Barclays PLC has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 42 for IQE in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for IQE?

IQE currently has 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in IQE, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact IQE's investor relations team?

IQE's physical mailing address is Pascal Close, CARDIFF, CF3 0LW, United Kingdom. The company's listed phone number is +44-29-20839400. The official website for IQE is www.iqep.com. Learn More about contacing IQE investor relations.