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How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday, 2/20/2024
Bears covered shorts on this ETF, 3 stocks to pop on the shift
S&P 500   4,975.51
DOW   38,563.80
QQQ   427.32
Capital One's bid for Discover carries expectation that Americans won't slow credit card use
An Unusual Way to Invest in Gold (Ad)
Walmart’s uptrend is intact; buy it when it dips
Americans' reliance on credit cards is the key to Capital One's bid for Discover
The Strategic Gold Play You Haven't Heard About (Ad)
U.S. casinos won $66.5B in 2023, their best year ever as gamblers showed no economic fear
Applied Materials stock is Ray Dalio's favorite in this new cycle
The Strategic Gold Play You Haven't Heard About (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday, 2/20/2024
Bears covered shorts on this ETF, 3 stocks to pop on the shift
S&P 500   4,975.51
DOW   38,563.80
QQQ   427.32
Capital One's bid for Discover carries expectation that Americans won't slow credit card use
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Walmart’s uptrend is intact; buy it when it dips
Americans' reliance on credit cards is the key to Capital One's bid for Discover
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U.S. casinos won $66.5B in 2023, their best year ever as gamblers showed no economic fear
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Analog Devices (ADI) Competitors

$189.40
+1.16 (+0.62%)
(As of 02/20/2024 ET)

ADI vs. MU, MRVL, MCHP, TXN, MPWR, INTC, NXPI, ON, AMAT, and AMD

Should you be buying Analog Devices stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Analog Devices include Micron Technology (MU), Marvell Technology (MRVL), Microchip Technology (MCHP), Texas Instruments (TXN), Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR), Intel (INTC), NXP Semiconductors (NXPI), Onsemi (ON), Applied Materials (AMAT), and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). These companies are all part of the "semiconductors & related devices" industry.

Analog Devices vs.

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) and Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, profitability, earnings, community ranking, media sentiment, risk, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership and dividends.

Analog Devices has a net margin of 26.94% compared to Analog Devices' net margin of -42.47%. Micron Technology's return on equity of 14.18% beat Analog Devices' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Micron Technology-42.47% -14.44% -9.97%
Analog Devices 26.94%14.18%10.32%

Micron Technology currently has a consensus target price of $94.95, indicating a potential upside of 17.64%. Analog Devices has a consensus target price of $204.96, indicating a potential upside of 8.21%. Given Analog Devices' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Micron Technology is more favorable than Analog Devices.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Micron Technology
1 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
22 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.84
Analog Devices
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
13 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.68

Analog Devices has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Micron Technology. Micron Technology is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Analog Devices, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micron Technology$15.54B5.73-$5.83B-$6.28-12.85
Analog Devices$12.31B7.63$3.31B$6.5428.96

Micron Technology received 2396 more outperform votes than Analog Devices when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 80.38% of users gave Micron Technology an outperform vote while only 69.13% of users gave Analog Devices an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Micron TechnologyOutperform Votes
3585
80.38%
Underperform Votes
875
19.62%
Analog DevicesOutperform Votes
1189
69.13%
Underperform Votes
531
30.87%

79.3% of Micron Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 85.6% of Analog Devices shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Micron Technology shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Analog Devices shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Micron Technology has a beta of 1.24, suggesting that its share price is 24% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Analog Devices has a beta of 1.19, suggesting that its share price is 19% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Analog Devices had 13 more articles in the media than Micron Technology. MarketBeat recorded 30 mentions for Analog Devices and 17 mentions for Micron Technology. Micron Technology's average media sentiment score of 0.83 beat Analog Devices' score of 0.80 indicating that Analog Devices is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Micron Technology
9 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
1 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Analog Devices
15 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
10 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Micron Technology pays an annual dividend of $0.46 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.6%. Analog Devices pays an annual dividend of $3.44 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.8%. Micron Technology pays out -7.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Analog Devices pays out 52.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Analog Devices has increased its dividend for 21 consecutive years. Analog Devices is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Analog Devices beats Micron Technology on 12 of the 21 factors compared between the two stocks.


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ADI vs. The Competition

MetricAnalog DevicesSemiconductors & related devices IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$93.91B$41.89B$18.72B$7.33B
Dividend Yield1.83%2.21%2.75%3.84%
P/E Ratio28.9632.09246.1318.32
Price / Sales7.6311.58537.59166.23
Price / Cash12.6424.2533.0525.01
Price / Book2.646.157.784.59
Net Income$3.31B$772.17M$589.50M$207.01M
7 Day Performance2.55%1.42%2.52%3.51%
1 Month Performance-2.76%3.67%4.45%5.35%
1 Year Performance-1.72%14.96%18.32%2.25%

Analog Devices Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
MU
Micron Technology
4.0554 of 5 stars
$80.71
+1.5%
$94.95
+17.6%
+36.8%$89.10B$15.54B-12.8543,000
MRVL
Marvell Technology
4.3642 of 5 stars
$65.04
-1.9%
$69.96
+7.6%
+47.3%$56.23B$5.92B-100.067,448Positive News
MCHP
Microchip Technology
4.827 of 5 stars
$82.40
+1.0%
$91.33
+10.8%
-1.0%$44.53B$8.44B19.2522,600Options Volume
TXN
Texas Instruments
4.8246 of 5 stars
$162.74
+1.5%
$173.89
+6.9%
-7.2%$147.98B$17.52B23.0534,000
MPWR
Monolithic Power Systems
4.9007 of 5 stars
$712.32
-2.5%
$668.30
-6.2%
+41.9%$34.61B$1.82B81.323,247Positive News
INTC
Intel
4.6618 of 5 stars
$44.52
+2.3%
$41.48
-6.8%
+61.2%$188.23B$54.23B114.16124,800Analyst Revision
NXPI
NXP Semiconductors
4.9134 of 5 stars
$231.35
-0.3%
$237.08
+2.5%
+22.8%$59.63B$13.28B21.6034,500Analyst Report
ON
Onsemi
4.9688 of 5 stars
$77.47
-1.5%
$98.92
+27.7%
-5.4%$33.37B$8.25B15.8430,100
AMAT
Applied Materials
4.8005 of 5 stars
$189.14
-5.2%
$193.00
+2.0%
+63.8%$157.38B$26.52B22.2534,000Earnings Report
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
AMD
Advanced Micro Devices
4.4386 of 5 stars
$165.69
-4.7%
$179.06
+8.1%
+111.1%$265.10B$22.68B318.6426,000Analyst Report
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This page (NASDAQ:ADI) was last updated on 2/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff