Tower Semiconductor Company Profile (NASDAQ:TSEM)

About Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)

Tower Semiconductor logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. operates as an independent semiconductor foundry focused primarily on specialty process technologies. The Company focuses on producing integrated circuits (ICs) based on the design specifications of its customers. The Company manufactures semiconductors for its customers primarily based on third-party designs. It offers process manufacture geometries of 0.35, 0.50, 0.55, 0.60, 0.80-micron and above on 150 millimeter wafers, 0.35, 0.18. 0.16, 0.13 and 0.11-micron on 200 millimeter wafers, and 65 nanometer and 45 nanometer on 300 millimeter wafers. It also provides design support and technical services. The Company's ICs are incorporated into a range of products in markets, including consumer electronics, personal computers, communications, automotive, industrial and medical device products. The Company has manufacturing facilities in the United States, Israel and Japan.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductors - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:TSEM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.towerjazz.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.51522 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 93,900,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $24.96
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $23.16
  • 52 Week Range: $12.73 - $27.60
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.39
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.77
  • P/E Growth: 0.90
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.3 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.94
  • Book Value: $7.94 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.38
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $392.82 million
  • Net Margins: 14.10%
  • Return on Equity: 28.41%
  • Return on Assets: 13.60%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.41%
  • Current Ratio: 3.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.49%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 713,738 shs.
  • Beta: 0.98
  • Short Ratio: 7.68
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)

What is Tower Semiconductor's stock symbol?

Tower Semiconductor trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "TSEM."

How were Tower Semiconductor's earnings last quarter?

Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:TSEM) announced its earnings results on Monday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.47 by $0.02. The company earned $330.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $330 million. Tower Semiconductor had a return on equity of 28.41% and a net margin of 14.10%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 18.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.34 earnings per share. View Tower Semiconductor's Earnings History.

Where is Tower Semiconductor's stock going? Where will Tower Semiconductor's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Tower Semiconductor's stock. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $35.00. On average, they anticipate Tower Semiconductor's share price to reach $31.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Tower Semiconductor.

Who are some of Tower Semiconductor's key competitors?

Who are Tower Semiconductor's key executives?

Tower Semiconductor's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Amir Elstein, Chairman of the Board
  • Itzhak Edrei, President
  • Russell C. Ellwanger, Chief Executive Officer
  • Oren Shirazi, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • Guy Eristoff, Chief Executive Officer of the Company’s Subsidiary
  • Rafi Mor, Chief Operation Officer of a Subsidiary
  • Marco Racanelli, Newport Beach Site Manager and Senior Vice President and General Manager of RF/High Performance Analog Business Group, General Manager of US Aerospace & Defense Business Unit
  • Nati Somekh, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary
  • Yossi Netzer, Senior Vice President-Corporate Planning
  • Gary Saunders, Senior Vice President-Sales & General Manager of Tower Semiconductor USA

Who owns Tower Semiconductor stock?

Tower Semiconductor's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include James Investment Research Inc. (0.20%) and Founders Capital Management LLC (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Tower Semiconductor.

Who bought Tower Semiconductor stock? Who is buying Tower Semiconductor stock?

Tower Semiconductor's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including James Investment Research Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Tower Semiconductor.

How do I buy Tower Semiconductor stock?

Shares of Tower Semiconductor can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Tower Semiconductor's stock price today?

One share of Tower Semiconductor stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.84.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ TSEM)
Community Ranking:  4.0 out of 5 (   )
Outperform Votes:  142 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  36 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  178
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $31.50 (17.36% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/21/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$35.00MediumView Rating Details
1/5/2017Drexel HamiltonReiterated RatingBuy$28.00N/AView Rating Details
2/25/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/23/2015Chardan CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$23.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
Earnings by Quarter for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
Earnings History by Quarter for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ TSEM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/8/20173/31/2017$0.47$0.49$330.00 million$330.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2017Q416$0.48$0.52$339.90 million$340.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2016Q316$0.41$0.58$325.00 million$326.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$0.35$0.45$300.00 million$305.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.63$0.88$252.70 million$255.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/11/2015Q315$0.57$0.62$243.80 million$244.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.53$0.69$234.70 million$236.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2015Q115$0.51$0.78$225.20 million$226.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q414$0.58$0.81$235.45 million$235.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2014Q3 14$0.33$0.58$226.20 million$226.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214$0.42$0.62$228.80 million$234.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q114$0.30$0.81$133.25 million$132.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$0.17($0.62)$126.20 million$134.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013$0.48$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013$0.36$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2013($0.16)$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2012($0.02)$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/16/2012$0.10($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2011$0.15$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.12$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/17/2011($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2011$0.14$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.05
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.45
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.46$0.48$0.47
Q2 20172$0.49$0.51$0.50
Q3 20172$0.50$0.55$0.53
Q4 20172$0.52$0.59$0.56
Q1 20181$0.56$0.56$0.56
Q2 20181$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q3 20181$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q4 20181$0.65$0.65$0.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
Latest Headlines for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
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americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ:TSEM) Upgraded to Buy by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 8:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Tower Semiconductor Ltd. : July 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 9:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TSEM-US : July 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 10:43 AM
globenewswire.com logoTowerJazz Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results and Conference Call - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - July 5 at 6:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:TSEM) : July 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 8:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $344.95 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 9:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TSEM-US : June 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 1 at 8:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.50 Earnings Per Share Expected for Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 9:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNeedham & Company LLC Reaffirms Buy Rating for Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 7:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Tower Semiconductor Ltd. : June 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 2:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Shares of Tower Semiconductor Jumped 16% Last Month
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 2:41 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTower Semiconductor (TSEM) Presents At Baird's Global Consumer, Technology & Services Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - June 9 at 9:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Needham & Company LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 7:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$344.95 Million in Sales Expected for Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 1:30 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTower Semiconductor (TSEM) Presents At The Needham & Company Automotive Tech Day - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - June 8 at 1:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.50 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 7:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Lifted to "Strong-Buy" at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 10:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPost Earnings Coverage as Tower Semiconductor's Q1 Results Outperformed Expectations
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 8:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Tower Semiconductor Ltd. : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 1:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. :TSEM-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 12:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Upgraded at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 3:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $344.95 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 1:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:TSEM) : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 2:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Decreased by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 10:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 EPS Estimates for Tower Semiconductor Ltd. Cut by Craig Hallum (TSEM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 7:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ1 2018 EPS Estimates for Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Cut by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 12:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 Earnings Forecast for Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Issued By Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 7:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTSEM: Q2 Earnings on Target; Company Guides Up on Q2 Revenues
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 7:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd.: Leads amongst peers with strong fundamentals
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 7:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTowerJazz to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences in May 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoToday's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: Tower Semiconductor and Qorvo
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TSEM-US : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor's (TSEM) "Strong-Buy" Rating Reiterated at Needham & Company LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 8:14 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTower Semiconductor's (TSEM) CEO Russell Ellwanger on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 8 at 7:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.05 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 2:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTowerJazz Reports First Quarter 2017 Results: Record Free Cash Flow Resulting from Strong Year over Year Growth in Revenue and Margins
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 9:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTower Semiconductor posts 1Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 9:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor (TSEM) Getting Somewhat Critical News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 9:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Short Interest Down 0.2% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 4:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor (TSEM) Receives Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.35
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 5:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor (TSEM) Earns Media Impact Score of -0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 12:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor (TSEM) Given News Impact Rating of -0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor (TSEM) Getting Critical Press Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:49 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) Cut to C at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 8:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.47 EPS Expected for Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (TSEM) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTowerJazz Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 8:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTower Semiconductor (TSEM) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 1:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTowerJazz and Aisin Seiki Announce Mass Production of New Generation Automotive Body Products
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 12:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTower Semiconductor Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TSEM-US : April 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTowerJazz Announces New Foundry Silicon Photonic (SiPho) Process Targeting Optical Transceiver Electronics Market
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 2:23 AM

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