This week, the ratings of seven semiconductor stocks on Portfolio Grader are down. Each of these rates a “D” (“sell”) or “F” overall (“strong sell”).
MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation’s (MX) rating falls this week to an F (“strong sell”), down from last week’s 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) slips 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.’s (AEIS) rating falls to a D (“sell”) this week, down from C (“hold”) the week prior. 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.
This week, JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR (JKS) drops from a C to a D rating. JinkoSolar Holding produces silicon wafers, solar cells, and solar modules. The stock also rates an F in Earnings Momentum. As of July 29, 2015, 12% of outstanding JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR shares were held short. 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.
This is a rough week for Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc. (UCTT). The company’s rating falls to D from the previous week’s C. 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’s trailing PE Ratio is 144.40. To get an in-depth look at UCTT, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of UCTT stock.
SunEdison Semiconductor, Inc.’s (SEMI) rating weakens this week, dropping to a D versus last week’s C. The stock gets F’s in Earnings Revisions, Equity and Cash Flow. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of SEMI stock.
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