ASM International NV (OTCMKTS:ASMIY) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest

ASM International NV (OTCMKTS:ASMIYGet Free Report) saw a large drop in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 200 shares, a drop of 50.0% from the April 15th total of 400 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 21,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.0 days.

ASM International Stock Up 1.8 %

ASMIY traded up $11.94 during trading on Monday, reaching $668.67. 2,400 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 5,416. The company has a market capitalization of $32.99 billion, a P/E ratio of 52.69 and a beta of 1.64. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $623.68 and a 200 day moving average price of $558.89. ASM International has a fifty-two week low of $365.78 and a fifty-two week high of $677.36.

ASM International (OTCMKTS:ASMIYGet Free Report) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, April 23rd. The company reported $3.93 EPS for the quarter. The company had revenue of $693.81 million for the quarter. ASM International had a net margin of 21.27% and a return on equity of 18.35%. As a group, research analysts forecast that ASM International will post 17.19 EPS for the current year.

ASM International Increases Dividend

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 22nd. Investors of record on Thursday, May 16th will be issued a $2.5568 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 15th. This is an increase from ASM International’s previous dividend of $2.27. ASM International’s dividend payout ratio is currently 19.35%.

ASM International Company Profile

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ASM International NV, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the research, development, manufacture, marketing, and servicing of equipment and materials used to produce semiconductor devices in Europe, the United States, and Asia. The company's products include wafer processing deposition systems for atomic layer deposition (ALD), epitaxy, silicon carbide, plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD), and vertical furnace systems, including low pressure chemical vapor deposition (LPCVD), diffusion, and oxidation products, as well as provides spare parts and support services.

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