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Cree (CREE) Competitors

Notice: This company has been marked as potentially delisted and may not be actively trading.

CREE vs. DIOD, AMBA, SEDG, POWI, SLAB, MXL, SMTC, CRUS, MTSI, and RMBS

Should you be buying Cree stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Cree include Diodes (DIOD), Ambarella (AMBA), SolarEdge Technologies (SEDG), Power Integrations (POWI), Silicon Laboratories (SLAB), MaxLinear (MXL), Semtech (SMTC), Cirrus Logic (CRUS), MACOM Technology Solutions (MTSI), and Rambus (RMBS).

Cree vs.

Cree (NASDAQ:CREE) and Diodes (NASDAQ:DIOD) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their media sentiment, community ranking, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

Diodes has a net margin of 13.67% compared to Cree's net margin of -83.60%. Diodes' return on equity of 12.79% beat Cree's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Cree-83.60% -7.29% -4.50%
Diodes 13.67%12.79%9.54%

In the previous week, Diodes had 4 more articles in the media than Cree. MarketBeat recorded 15 mentions for Diodes and 11 mentions for Cree. Diodes' average media sentiment score of 0.61 beat Cree's score of 0.29 indicating that Diodes is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Cree
1 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
4 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Diodes
6 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

Diodes has higher revenue and earnings than Cree. Cree is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Diodes, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cree$525.60M6.27-$523.90M-$1.40-20.31
Diodes$1.66B1.89$227.18M$4.9113.96

Cree has a beta of 1.44, indicating that its stock price is 44% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Diodes has a beta of 1.46, indicating that its stock price is 46% more volatile than the S&P 500.

94.8% of Diodes shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Cree shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.6% of Diodes shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Diodes has a consensus price target of $72.40, indicating a potential upside of 5.63%. Given Diodes' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Diodes is more favorable than Cree.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Cree
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A
Diodes
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
2 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.40

Cree received 550 more outperform votes than Diodes when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 64.96% of users gave Cree an outperform vote while only 64.69% of users gave Diodes an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
CreeOutperform Votes
964
64.96%
Underperform Votes
520
35.04%
DiodesOutperform Votes
414
64.69%
Underperform Votes
226
35.31%

Summary

Diodes beats Cree on 14 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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CREE vs. The Competition

MetricCreeSemiconductors & Related Devices IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$3.29B$46.16B$19.35B$7.60B
Dividend YieldN/A2.07%2.72%3.87%
P/E Ratio-6.0924.05219.7413.88
Price / Sales6.2714.98540.1876.40
Price / Cash7,693.8920.1728.5028.77
Price / Book1.555.727.064.46
Net Income-$523.90M$953.63M$635.00M$212.48M

Cree Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
DIOD
Diodes
2.74 of 5 stars
$68.29
-0.2%
$72.40
+6.0%
-26.8%$3.14B$1.66B13.918,635Short Interest ↓
AMBA
Ambarella
3.0428 of 5 stars
$57.96
+2.0%
$78.75
+35.9%
-31.1%$2.33B$337.61M-19.13937Short Interest ↑
Analyst Revision
SEDG
SolarEdge Technologies
4.5436 of 5 stars
$69.34
+3.4%
$109.69
+58.2%
-79.5%$3.94B$2.98B154.094,926Insider Buying
POWI
Power Integrations
4.7 of 5 stars
$70.42
-1.3%
$86.17
+22.4%
-14.1%$4.01B$444.54M72.60831Dividend Announcement
SLAB
Silicon Laboratories
0.3322 of 5 stars
$136.12
+0.0%
$143.29
+5.3%
-21.2%$4.34B$782.26M-120.461,846Positive News
MXL
MaxLinear
1.3754 of 5 stars
$18.66
+1.1%
$25.18
+35.0%
-41.9%$1.53B$693.26M-20.971,328Positive News
SMTC
Semtech
3.3352 of 5 stars
$20.35
-1.5%
$32.60
+60.2%
-31.1%$1.31B$756.53M-2.602,248Positive News
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
3.7247 of 5 stars
$91.30
-0.7%
$96.43
+5.6%
-11.2%$4.92B$1.90B28.981,702Positive News
MTSI
MACOM Technology Solutions
2.9726 of 5 stars
$85.82
-2.2%
$91.70
+6.9%
+31.9%$6.19B$648.41M82.521,500
RMBS
Rambus
3.8497 of 5 stars
$57.65
-1.7%
$73.20
+27.0%
+41.2%$6.20B$461.12M19.22765

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This page (NASDAQ:CREE) was last updated on 3/5/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff