The ratings of six semiconductor stocks are down this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (MX) ratings are on the decline this week as the company earns an F (“strong sell”). Last week, it received a 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. To get an in-depth look at MX, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of MX stock.
Slipping from a D to an F rating, NeoPhotonics Corporation (NPTN) takes a hit this week. 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. For more information, 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. To get an in-depth look at AEIS, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of AEIS stock.
JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR (JKS) experiences a ratings drop this week, going from last week’s C to a D. JinkoSolar Holding produces silicon wafers, solar cells, and solar modules. The stock also gets an F in Earnings Momentum. As of July 22, 2015, 10.4% of outstanding JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR shares were held short. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of JKS stock.
Power Integrations, Inc. (POWI) earns a D this week, falling from last week’s grade of C. Power Integrations designs, develops, and markets analog integrated circuits for use in alternating current to direct current power conversion. The stock also rates an F in Sales Growth. Shares of the stock have been changing hands at an unusually rapid pace, twice the rate of the week prior. To get an in-depth look at POWI, 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 trailing PE Ratio for the stock is 30.10. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of UCTT stock.
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