Washington, D.C. 20549






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):

February 6, 2020


Cohu, Inc.




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)










(State or other jurisdiction




(I.R.S. Employer



of incorporation)


File Number)


Identification No.)










12367 Crosthwaite Circle,

Poway, California







(Address of principal executive





(Zip Code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:     858-848-8100  


Not Applicable









Former name or former address, if changed since last report


Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class

Trading Symbol(s)

Name of each exchange on which registered

Common Stock, $1.00 par value


The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions: 


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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.


Emerging growth company ☐


If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐





Item 8.01 Other Events


On February 6, 2020, Cohu, Inc. (“Cohu”) completed the sale of its PCB fixture and services group (FSG”) segment. 100% of the equity interests in ECT Everett Charles Technologies Hungary Gyártásellenõrzõ Kft, a limited liability corporation organized under the laws of Hungary, were sold in this transaction. Since the fiscal quarter ended December 29, 2018, FSG’s results have been reported on Cohu’s financial statements under discontinued operations.








Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.




Cohu, Inc.




February 10, 2020 


/s/ Jeffrey D. Jones



Name: Jeffrey D. Jones



Title: VP Finance and Chief Financial Officer