This week, the overall grades of six semiconductor stocks are lower, 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.
NeoPhotonics Corporation (NPTN) earns an F this week, moving down from last week’s grade of D. 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. The stock has a trailing PE Ratio of 145.80. For more information, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of NPTN stock.
This week, Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (AEIS) falls to a D (“sell”), worse than last week’s grade of C (“hold”). 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.
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 gets an F in Earnings Momentum. As of Sept. 4, 2015, 12.9% of outstanding JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR shares were held short. For more information, 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 rates an F in Sales Growth. The stock currently has a trailing PE Ratio of 26.30. To get an in-depth look at POWI, get Portfolio Grader’s complete analysis of POWI stock.
This week, Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc.’s (UCTT) rating worsens to a D from the company’s C rating a week ago. 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 132.70. For more information, 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.