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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Biden signs bill extending a key US surveillance program after divisions nearly forced it to lapse
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/15 - 4/19
The drug war devastated Black and other minority communities. Is marijuana legalization helping?
Morning sickness? Prenatal check-ups? What to know about new rights for pregnant workers
A man escaped Sudan's bloody civil war. His mysterious death in Missisippi has sparked suspicion
Record Store Day celebrates indie retail music sellers as they ride vinyl's popularity wave
Panama Papers trial's public portion comes to an unexpectedly speedy end
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
Biden signs bill extending a key US surveillance program after divisions nearly forced it to lapse
MarketBeat Week in Review – 4/15 - 4/19
The drug war devastated Black and other minority communities. Is marijuana legalization helping?
Morning sickness? Prenatal check-ups? What to know about new rights for pregnant workers
A man escaped Sudan's bloody civil war. His mysterious death in Missisippi has sparked suspicion
Record Store Day celebrates indie retail music sellers as they ride vinyl's popularity wave
Panama Papers trial's public portion comes to an unexpectedly speedy end

Silicon Laboratories (SLAB) Competitors

$115.19
-2.31 (-1.97%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)

SLAB vs. POWI, CRUS, DIOD, SMTC, RMBS, AMBA, MXL, MTSI, IDT, and LSCC

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

Silicon Laboratories vs.

Silicon Laboratories (NASDAQ:SLAB) and Power Integrations (NASDAQ:POWI) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation, risk, media sentiment and community ranking.

Silicon Laboratories has a beta of 1.27, suggesting that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Power Integrations has a beta of 1.21, suggesting that its stock price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500.

In the previous week, Silicon Laboratories had 5 more articles in the media than Power Integrations. MarketBeat recorded 7 mentions for Silicon Laboratories and 2 mentions for Power Integrations. Silicon Laboratories' average media sentiment score of 0.76 beat Power Integrations' score of 0.28 indicating that Silicon Laboratories is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Silicon Laboratories
4 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
Power Integrations
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Silicon Laboratories currently has a consensus target price of $143.29, suggesting a potential upside of 24.39%. Power Integrations has a consensus target price of $86.17, suggesting a potential upside of 37.01%. Given Power Integrations' stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Power Integrations is more favorable than Silicon Laboratories.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Silicon Laboratories
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50
Power Integrations
0 Sell rating(s)
2 Hold rating(s)
3 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.60

Silicon Laboratories received 271 more outperform votes than Power Integrations when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 68.73% of users gave Silicon Laboratories an outperform vote while only 63.09% of users gave Power Integrations an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Silicon LaboratoriesOutperform Votes
688
68.73%
Underperform Votes
313
31.27%
Power IntegrationsOutperform Votes
417
63.09%
Underperform Votes
244
36.91%

Power Integrations has lower revenue, but higher earnings than Silicon Laboratories. Silicon Laboratories is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Power Integrations, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Silicon Laboratories$782.26M4.70-$34.52M-$1.13-101.94
Power Integrations$444.54M8.05$55.74M$0.9764.84

Power Integrations has a net margin of 12.54% compared to Silicon Laboratories' net margin of -4.41%. Power Integrations' return on equity of 6.46% beat Silicon Laboratories' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Silicon Laboratories-4.41% 0.97% 0.76%
Power Integrations 12.54%6.46%5.84%

Summary

Power Integrations beats Silicon Laboratories on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

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SLAB vs. The Competition

MetricSilicon LaboratoriesSemiconductors & related devices IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$3.68B$39.29B$19.29B$7.31B
Dividend YieldN/A2.30%2.78%3.99%
P/E Ratio-101.9422.65244.3519.57
Price / Sales4.7012.97517.5884.35
Price / Cash57.8919.6127.9534.42
Price / Book3.034.656.354.15
Net Income-$34.52M$954.10M$637.17M$214.00M
7 Day Performance-8.81%-7.29%-3.52%-3.52%
1 Month Performance-12.47%-12.11%-5.38%-5.50%
1 Year Performance-30.84%-5.74%11.63%3.52%

Silicon Laboratories Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
POWI
Power Integrations
4.1728 of 5 stars
$71.67
+3.1%
$86.17
+20.2%
-18.2%$4.08B$444.54M73.89819
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
3.9396 of 5 stars
$93.56
+2.0%
$96.43
+3.1%
-7.9%$5.04B$1.90B29.701,702Analyst Downgrade
News Coverage
DIOD
Diodes
1.6905 of 5 stars
$72.42
+4.4%
$72.40
0.0%
-20.7%$3.33B$1.66B14.758,635
SMTC
Semtech
4.2062 of 5 stars
$34.76
+2.7%
$39.35
+13.2%
+40.4%$2.24B$868.76M-2.041,917Analyst Report
High Trading Volume
RMBS
Rambus
4.3107 of 5 stars
$61.49
+2.0%
$73.20
+19.0%
+11.3%$6.54B$461.12M20.50623Insider Selling
News Coverage
AMBA
Ambarella
2.0953 of 5 stars
$50.22
+3.8%
$71.75
+42.9%
-39.9%$2.06B$226.47M-11.84937Analyst Report
MXL
MaxLinear
1.7396 of 5 stars
$23.37
+0.6%
$25.64
+9.7%
-37.4%$1.91B$693.26M-26.261,328Upcoming Earnings
MTSI
MACOM Technology Solutions
2.1232 of 5 stars
$102.78
+1.4%
$94.67
-7.9%
+46.9%$7.31B$625.45M98.831,500Analyst Report
News Coverage
IDT
IDT
2.3586 of 5 stars
$36.95
-0.3%
N/A+13.0%$940.63M$1.20B25.481,890
LSCC
Lattice Semiconductor
4.346 of 5 stars
$77.57
+2.4%
$87.00
+12.2%
-27.8%$10.67B$737.15M41.931,156Positive News

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This page (NASDAQ:SLAB) was last updated on 4/20/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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