Five semiconductor stocks are moving up in their overall rating this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these is graded an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).
This week, M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (MTSI) is showing good progress as the company’s rating jumps from a B (“buy”) last week to an A (“strong buy”). M/A-COM Technology Solutions designs, develops, manufactures, and markets semiconductors and modules for use in wireless and wireline applications across the radio frequency, microwave, and millimeterwave spectrum. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Momentum, Earnings Revisions and Sales Growth, MTSI also gets A’s. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MTSI stock.
This is a strong week for FSI International (FSII). The company’s rating climbs to A from the previous week’s B. 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.
CVD Equipment Corporation (CVV) is bettering its rating of C (“hold”) from last week to a B (“buy”) this week. CVD Equipment develops, manufactures, and markets chemical vapor deposition equipment, annealing furnaces, and etching systems. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up twofold from the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CVV stock.
FormFactor, Inc. (FORM) earns a B this week, jumping up from last week’s grade of C. FormFactor designs, develops, and manufactures advanced semiconductor wafer probe cards. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of FORM stock.
Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. Sponsored ADR (SMI) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a C to a B. Semiconductor Manufacturing International manufactures, trades, packages, tests, and provides computer-aided design integrated circuits. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SMI 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.