The overall ratings of three semiconductor stocks are down on Portfolio Grader this week. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
This week, GSI Technology, Inc. (GSIT) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). GSI Technology designs, develops and markets high performance SRAM, or static random access memory, integrated circuits, or ICs, for the networking and telecommunications markets. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum, Margin Growth and Sales Growth, GSIT also gets F’s. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of GSIT stock.
Slipping from a C to a D rating, Tessera Technologies, Inc. (TSRA) takes a hit this week. Tessera Technologies invests in, licenses and delivers miniaturization technologies for electronic devices. To get an in-depth look at TSRA, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of TSRA stock.
Micrel, Incorporated (MCRL) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Micrel designs, develops, manufactures and markets a range of high-performance analog power integrated circuits, mixed-signal and other products designed to address a range of end markets including cellular handsets, portable computing, enterprise and home networking, wide area and metropolitan area networks, digital televisions and industrial equipment. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Surprise, Margin Growth and Sales Growth. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 51.20. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MCRL 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.