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:
  • Market Cap: $2.49569 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 93,900,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $24.96
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $23.16
  • 52 Week Range: $13.26 - $27.60
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.39
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.79
  • 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
  • EBIDTA: $392.82 million
  • Net Margins: 14.10%
  • Return on Equity: 28.41%
  • Return on Assets: 13.60%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.41%
  • Current Ratio: 3.08%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.49%
  • Average Volume: 756,516 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) issued its earnings results on Monday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.49 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.47 by $0.02. The firm 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 business's quarterly revenue was up 18.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm 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 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Tower Semiconductor's stock. Their predictions range from $28.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Tower Semiconductor's share price to reach $31.50 in the next year. 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.12%), James Investment Research Inc. (0.20%) and Founders Capital Management LLC (0.01%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Tower Semiconductor.

Who sold Tower Semiconductor stock? Who is selling Tower Semiconductor stock?

Tower Semiconductor's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Tower Semiconductor.

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

Tower Semiconductor's stock was purchased 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 $26.87.

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 (17.23% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
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 7/26/2015 forward)


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)


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)


Dividend History for Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM)
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Insider Trades

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



Tower Semiconductor (TSEM) Chart for Wednesday, July, 26, 2017

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