For the current week, the overall ratings of six semiconductor stocks are worse, according to the Portfolio Graderdatabase. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (MX) earns an F (“strong sell”) this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D (“sell”). Magnachip Semiconductor designs, develops, and manufactures mixed-signal and digital multimedia semiconductors. In Portfolio Grader’s specific subcategories of Earnings Growth, Earnings Revisions, Equity, Cash Flow and Margin Growth, MX also gets F’s. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MX stock.
The rating of NeoPhotonics Corporation (NPTN) declines this week from a D to an F. NeoPhotonics designs, manufacturers, and markets standard and semi custom planar light wave circuits for metro access and other advanced optical communications platforms. The stock gets F’s in Equity and Cash Flow. To get an in-depth look at NPTN, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NPTN stock.
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (AEIS) is on the decline this week, earning a D (“sell”) after receiving a C (“hold”) last week. Advanced Energy Industries are engaged in the design, manufacturing, sale and support of industrial power conversion products that transform power into various usable forms. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Momentum. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of AEIS stock.
JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR (JKS) is having a tough week. The company’s rating falls from a C to a D. JinkoSolar Holding produces silicon wafers, solar cells, and solar modules. The stock also rates an F in Earnings Momentum. As of July 8, 2015, 12.1% of outstanding JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR shares were held short. Shares of the stock have been trading at an exceptionally rapid pace, up threefold from the week prior. To get an in-depth look at JKS, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of JKS stock.
Slipping from a C to a D rating, Power Integrations, Inc. (POWI) takes a hit this week. Power Integrations designs, develops, and markets analog integrated circuits for use in alternating current to direct current power conversion. The stock also gets an F in Sales Growth. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of POWI stock.
The rating of Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc. (UCTT) declines this week from a C to a D. Ultra Clean Holdings is a developer and supplier of critical subsystems, mainly for the semiconductor capital equipment industry. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Growth, Earnings Momentum and Earnings Revisions. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 33.90. To get an in-depth look at UCTT, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of UCTT 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.