Cochlear Share Price and Company Fundamentals

2.790 (1.268%)
52 week
176.68 - 257.76

Last traded: Last Friday at 5:10 AM

Cochlear Limited provides implantable hearing solutions in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. The company offers cochlear implants, including Nucleus 7, Nucleus 6, Nucleus CP802, and Kanso sound processors; and Baha bone conduction implants, such as Baha attract system, Baha connect system, Baha softband, Baha soundarc, Baha 5 sound processor, and Baha sound processor. It also provides Cochlear true wireless accessories comprising mini microphones, phone clips, and TV streamers; Nucleus water-safe accessories; and training and development services. Cochlear Limited was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

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Company profile

Primary activitiesManufacture and sale of Cochlear implant systems.
Industry / SectorMedical Devices / Healthcare
Full time employees4000
Mailing address1 University Avenue Macquarie University Sydney NSW 2109 Australia
Phone / Fax61 2 9428 6555 / 61 2 9428 6353


More: Cochlear Dividend history, yield and payout ratio

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Cochlear paid $1.15 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 23 Sept 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 23.15%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.COH dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

COH's forward dividend amount is $2.8 and the forward dividend yield is 1.18%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Oct 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Cochlear.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Diggory William Howitt BE (Hons), MBACEO, MD, Pres & Exec. Director532.08M
Mr. Jan JanssenChief Technology Officer55971.19k
Mr. Richard BrookPres of EMEA & Latin American Region1.26M
Mr. Anthony MannaPres of Americas Region1.03M
Mr. Anthony BishopPres of Asia Pacific Region638.04k
Mr. Stuart SayersCFO & Pres of Services
Mr. David HackshallChief Information Officer
Ms. Kristina DevonVP of Investor Relations
Ms. Jennifer StevensonVP of Corp. Communications
Mr. Dean PhizackleaSr. VP of Global Marketing

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The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Cochlear is and its enterprise value is .

The COH's stocks Beta value is 0.33 making it 67% less volatile compared to ASX market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

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Cochlear (ASX:COH) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Cochlear's Stock Symbol?

Cochlear trades on ASX under the ticker symbol "COH".

2. What is Cochlear's stock price today?

One share of COH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $222.75.

3. How can I contact Cochlear?

Cochlear's mailing address is 1 University Avenue Macquarie University Sydney NSW 2109 Australia. The company can be reached via phone at 61 2 9428 6555.

4. What is Cochlear's official website?

The official website of Cochlear is

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