6 Semiconductor Stocks to Buy Now

PLXT, EXAR, GSIT, NPTN, FSII, CSRE improve in weekly rankings

   
6 Semiconductor Stocks to Buy Now

The grades of six Semiconductor stocks are on the rise this week on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).

PLX Technology‘s (NASDAQ:PLXT) grade is moving up to a B (“buy”) this week from last week’s C (“hold”). PLX Technology provides semiconductor devices and related software. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategory of Earnings Momentum, PLXT also gets an A. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of PLXT stock.

This week, Exar Corp. (NASDAQ:EXAR) is making solid headway. The company’s rating improves to an A (“strong buy”) from last week’s B (“buy”) rating. Exar designs, develops, and markets analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for use in communications and video and imaging products. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of EXAR stock.

GSI Technology (NASDAQ:GSIT) is seeing ratings go up from a C last week to a B this week. GSI Technology, Inc. was incorporated in California in 1995 under the name Giga Semiconductor, Inc. The Company changed its name to GSI Technology in December 2003 and reincorporated in Delaware in June 2004 under the name GSI Technology, Inc. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GSIT stock.

NeoPhotonics Corp. (NYSE:NPTN) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a C last week to a B. NeoPhotonics designs, manufacturers, and markets standard and semi custom planar light wave circuits for metro access and other advanced optical communications platforms. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NPTN stock.

FSI International (NASDAQ:FSII) improves from a B to a A rating this week. FSI International is a supplier of processing equipment used at key production steps to manufacture microelectronics, including semiconductor devices and thin film heads. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FSII stock.

CSR‘s (NASDAQ:CSRE) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to a A from last week’s B. CSR is a fabless semiconductor company that designs and develops semiconductors and software based solutions. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CSRE stock.

Louis Navellier’s proprietary Portfolio Grader stock ranking system assesses roughly 5,000 companies every week based on a number of fundamental and quantitative measures. Stocks are given a letter grade based on their results — with A being “strong buy,” and F being “strong sell.” Explore the tool here.


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