The grades of four 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”).
FSI International (FSII) is making headway this week, with the company’s rating improving to an A (“strong buy”) from a B (“buy”) last week. FSI International is a supplier of processing equipment used at key production steps to manufacture microelectronics, including semiconductor devices and thin film heads. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum and Sales Growth, FSII also gets A’s. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FSII stock.
The rating of China Sunergy Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR (CSUN) moves up this week, rising from a B to an A. China Sunergy designs, develops, manufactures and sells solar cells. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CSUN stock.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR (TSM) is seeing ratings go up from a B last week to an A this week. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing makes semiconductors based on its own or third-party proprietary integrated circuit designs. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TSM stock.
Himax Technologies, Inc. Sponsored ADR (HIMX) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a B to an A. Himax Technologies designs and manufactures integrated circuits. Shares of HIMX have increased 14% over the past month, better than the 1.3% decrease the Nasdaq has seen over the same period of time. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of HIMX 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.