This week, five semiconductor stocks are improving their overall ratings on Portfolio Grader. Each of these stocks is rated an “A” (“strong buy”) or “B” overall (“buy”).
M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (MTSI) is progressing from last week’s rating of B (“buy”) as the company improves to an A (“strong buy”) this week. 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.
FSI International’s (FSII) ratings are looking better this week, moving up to an A from last 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) ups its rating to a B (“buy”) this week after earning a C (“hold”) in the week before. 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 738.3% from the week prior. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of CVV stock.
FormFactor, Inc. (FORM) shows solid improvement this week. The company’s rating rises from a C to a B. 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) gets a higher grade this week, advancing from a C last week 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.