NASDAQ:TSEM

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Volume417,351 shs
Average Volume580,816 shs
Market Capitalization$3.14 billion
P/E Ratio43.93
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.37

Competitors

Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM) Vs. CREE, IPGP, IPHI, FSLR, LSCC, and SLAB

Should you be buying TSEM stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "semiconductors & related devices" are considered alternatives and competitors to Tower Semiconductor, including Cree (CREE), IPG Photonics (IPGP), Inphi (IPHI), First Solar (FSLR), Lattice Semiconductor (LSCC), and Silicon Laboratories (SLAB).

Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM) and Cree (NASDAQ:CREE) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, risk, profitability and institutional ownership.

Profitability

This table compares Tower Semiconductor and Cree's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tower Semiconductor5.87%5.35%3.75%
Cree-38.54%-5.94%-3.98%

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Tower Semiconductor and Cree's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tower Semiconductor$1.23 billion2.55$90.05 million$0.8733.83
Cree$903.90 million13.77$-191,700,000.00($0.87)-128.83

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

Institutional & Insider Ownership

54.5% of Tower Semiconductor shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Tower Semiconductor shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of Cree shares are owned by 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.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for Tower Semiconductor and Cree, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tower Semiconductor00303.00
Cree07702.50

Tower Semiconductor currently has a consensus price target of $37.50, indicating a potential upside of 27.42%. Cree has a consensus price target of $110.7692, indicating a potential downside of 1.17%. Given Tower Semiconductor's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities analysts plainly believe Tower Semiconductor is more favorable than Cree.

Volatility & Risk

Tower Semiconductor has a beta of 1.37, suggesting that its stock price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Cree has a beta of 1.43, suggesting that its stock price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Tower Semiconductor beats Cree on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

IPG Photonics (NASDAQ:IPGP) and Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, valuation and analyst recommendations.

Risk and Volatility

IPG Photonics has a beta of 1.48, suggesting that its share price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Tower Semiconductor has a beta of 1.37, suggesting that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

63.4% of IPG Photonics shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 54.5% of Tower Semiconductor shares are held by institutional investors. 34.0% of IPG Photonics shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Tower Semiconductor shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares IPG Photonics and Tower Semiconductor's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
IPG Photonics$1.31 billion9.12$180.23 million$4.3651.35
Tower Semiconductor$1.23 billion2.55$90.05 million$0.8733.83

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

Profitability

This table compares IPG Photonics and Tower Semiconductor's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
IPG Photonics9.04%7.76%6.85%
Tower Semiconductor5.87%5.35%3.75%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent recommendations for IPG Photonics and Tower Semiconductor, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
IPG Photonics04502.56
Tower Semiconductor00303.00

IPG Photonics presently has a consensus target price of $230.9444, suggesting a potential upside of 3.15%. Tower Semiconductor has a consensus target price of $37.50, suggesting a potential upside of 27.42%. Given Tower Semiconductor's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Tower Semiconductor is more favorable than IPG Photonics.

Summary

IPG Photonics beats Tower Semiconductor on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Inphi (NASDAQ:IPHI) and Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, risk, analyst recommendations and earnings.

Risk and Volatility

Inphi has a beta of 1.07, indicating that its stock price is 7% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Tower Semiconductor has a beta of 1.37, indicating that its stock price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Inphi and Tower Semiconductor, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Inphi06602.50
Tower Semiconductor00303.00

Inphi presently has a consensus target price of $161.7273, suggesting a potential downside of 8.76%. Tower Semiconductor has a consensus target price of $37.50, suggesting a potential upside of 27.42%. Given Tower Semiconductor's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Tower Semiconductor is more favorable than Inphi.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Inphi and Tower Semiconductor's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Inphi$365.64 million26.02$-72,910,000.00($0.06)-2,954.17
Tower Semiconductor$1.23 billion2.55$90.05 million$0.8733.83

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

Profitability

This table compares Inphi and Tower Semiconductor's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Inphi-10.22%15.33%5.29%
Tower Semiconductor5.87%5.35%3.75%

Institutional and Insider Ownership

94.4% of Inphi shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 54.5% of Tower Semiconductor shares are owned by institutional investors. 2.9% of Inphi shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Tower Semiconductor shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Tower Semiconductor beats Inphi on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) and Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM) are both mid-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, risk, earnings and profitability.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

67.7% of First Solar shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 54.5% of Tower Semiconductor shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of First Solar shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.0% of Tower Semiconductor shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Profitability

This table compares First Solar and Tower Semiconductor's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
First Solar6.38%9.49%6.95%
Tower Semiconductor5.87%5.35%3.75%

Volatility & Risk

First Solar has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its share price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Tower Semiconductor has a beta of 1.37, meaning that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for First Solar and Tower Semiconductor, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
First Solar68301.82
Tower Semiconductor00303.00

First Solar presently has a consensus price target of $90.6875, indicating a potential upside of 13.16%. Tower Semiconductor has a consensus price target of $37.50, indicating a potential upside of 27.42%. Given Tower Semiconductor's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Tower Semiconductor is more favorable than First Solar.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares First Solar and Tower Semiconductor's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
First Solar$3.06 billion2.78$-114,930,000.00$1.4854.15
Tower Semiconductor$1.23 billion2.55$90.05 million$0.8733.83

Tower Semiconductor has lower revenue, but higher earnings than First Solar. Tower Semiconductor is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than First Solar, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

First Solar beats Tower Semiconductor on 7 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM) and Lattice Semiconductor (NASDAQ:LSCC) are both mid-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, risk, dividends and institutional ownership.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

54.5% of Tower Semiconductor shares are held by institutional investors. 1.0% of Tower Semiconductor shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.2% of Lattice Semiconductor shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Tower Semiconductor and Lattice Semiconductor's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tower Semiconductor$1.23 billion2.55$90.05 million$0.8733.83
Lattice Semiconductor$404.09 million19.54$43.49 million$0.45128.71

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Tower Semiconductor and Lattice Semiconductor, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tower Semiconductor00303.00
Lattice Semiconductor011002.91

Tower Semiconductor presently has a consensus price target of $37.50, suggesting a potential upside of 27.42%. Lattice Semiconductor has a consensus price target of $47.6250, suggesting a potential downside of 17.77%. Given Tower Semiconductor's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, research analysts clearly believe Tower Semiconductor is more favorable than Lattice Semiconductor.

Profitability

This table compares Tower Semiconductor and Lattice Semiconductor's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tower Semiconductor5.87%5.35%3.75%
Lattice Semiconductor11.31%16.60%8.89%

Volatility & Risk

Tower Semiconductor has a beta of 1.37, indicating that its stock price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Lattice Semiconductor has a beta of 1.04, indicating that its stock price is 4% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Tower Semiconductor (NASDAQ:TSEM) and Silicon Laboratories (NASDAQ:SLAB) 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 earnings, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Profitability

This table compares Tower Semiconductor and Silicon Laboratories' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Tower Semiconductor5.87%5.35%3.75%
Silicon Laboratories1.54%7.34%4.44%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Tower Semiconductor and Silicon Laboratories' revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Tower Semiconductor$1.23 billion2.55$90.05 million$0.8733.83
Silicon Laboratories$837.55 million7.89$19.26 million$2.1569.47

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

54.5% of Tower Semiconductor shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 93.0% of Silicon Laboratories shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.0% of Tower Semiconductor shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Silicon Laboratories shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings for Tower Semiconductor and Silicon Laboratories, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Tower Semiconductor00303.00
Silicon Laboratories04702.64

Tower Semiconductor presently has a consensus target price of $37.50, suggesting a potential upside of 27.42%. Silicon Laboratories has a consensus target price of $158.20, suggesting a potential upside of 5.92%. Given Tower Semiconductor's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Tower Semiconductor is more favorable than Silicon Laboratories.

Volatility and Risk

Tower Semiconductor has a beta of 1.37, indicating that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Silicon Laboratories has a beta of 1.06, indicating that its share price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Silicon Laboratories beats Tower Semiconductor on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Tower Semiconductor Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Cree logo
CREE
Cree
1.1$112.08-1.5%$12.44 billion$903.90 million-36.15Analyst Report
IPG Photonics logo
IPGP
IPG Photonics
1.3$223.90-2.5%$11.99 billion$1.31 billion113.66Insider Selling
News Coverage
Inphi logo
IPHI
Inphi
1.6$177.25-1.0%$9.51 billion$365.64 million-137.40High Trading Volume
Increase in Short Interest
First Solar logo
FSLR
First Solar
1.3$80.14-3.7%$8.52 billion$3.06 billion38.34Insider Selling
High Trading Volume
News Coverage
Lattice Semiconductor logo
LSCC
Lattice Semiconductor
1.4$57.92-11.7%$7.90 billion$404.09 million175.52High Trading Volume
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
Gap Down
Silicon Laboratories logo
SLAB
Silicon Laboratories
1.7$149.36-0.4%$6.60 billion$837.55 million497.87Decrease in Short Interest
Amkor Technology logo
AMKR
Amkor Technology
1.9$24.02-0.3%$5.86 billion$4.05 billion18.77Decrease in Short Interest
CMC Materials logo
CCMP
CMC Materials
1.6$190.11-0.6%$5.54 billion$1.12 billion39.36Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Allegro MicroSystems logo
ALGM
Allegro MicroSystems
2.2$26.73-0.1%$5.06 billionN/A0.00News Coverage
Power Integrations logo
POWI
Power Integrations
1.8$82.71-0.2%$4.99 billion$420.67 million24.58
Cirrus Logic logo
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
1.8$85.65-0.9%$4.97 billion$1.28 billion33.07News Coverage
Daqo New Energy logo
DQ
Daqo New Energy
1.2$70.26-3.7%$4.88 billion$349.99 million67.69High Trading Volume
Increase in Short Interest
Synaptics logo
SYNA
Synaptics
1.5$134.20-1.1%$4.69 billion$1.33 billion42.07Analyst Downgrade
SunPower logo
SPWR
SunPower
1.2$27.37-3.4%$4.67 billion$1.86 billion73.97
Semtech logo
SMTC
Semtech
1.8$70.46-0.6%$4.60 billion$547.51 million99.24Insider Selling
MACOM Technology Solutions logo
MTSI
MACOM Technology Solutions
1.6$60.50-0.0%$4.13 billion$530.04 million-70.35
FormFactor logo
FORM
FormFactor
1.8$49.37-0.0%$3.84 billion$589.46 million49.87Analyst Report
Viavi Solutions logo
VIAV
Viavi Solutions
1.5$16.60-0.2%$3.80 billion$1.14 billion103.76
Ambarella logo
AMBA
Ambarella
1.5$102.31-1.8%$3.71 billion$228.73 million-58.13News Coverage
Diodes logo
DIOD
Diodes
1.6$81.36-0.7%$3.60 billion$1.25 billion37.15Analyst Downgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Kulicke and Soffa Industries logo
KLIC
Kulicke and Soffa Industries
2.0$54.42-2.4%$3.38 billion$623.18 million65.57Decrease in Short Interest
MaxLinear logo
MXL
MaxLinear
1.6$38.30-2.0%$2.86 billion$317.18 million-34.20
Canadian Solar logo
CSIQ
Canadian Solar
2.0$44.11-3.2%$2.62 billion$3.20 billion12.79
Xperi logo
XPER
Xperi
1.6$22.39-0.6%$2.36 billion$280.07 million-38.60
Silicon Motion Technology logo
SIMO
Silicon Motion Technology
2.1$66.63-4.2%$2.34 billion$457.25 million22.43Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
Rambus logo
RMBS
Rambus
1.0$20.39-2.7%$2.28 billion$224.03 million-56.64
Ultra Clean logo
UCTT
Ultra Clean
1.5$53.73-2.0%$2.18 billion$1.07 billion49.75Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Himax Technologies logo
HIMX
Himax Technologies
1.1$12.40-3.5%$2.16 billion$671.84 million137.79
Canaan logo
CAN
Canaan
0.5$13.61-6.5%$2.13 billion$204.35 million21.60Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
Gap Up
OSI Systems logo
OSIS
OSI Systems
1.6$98.67-0.2%$1.77 billion$1.17 billion28.60
SiTime logo
SITM
SiTime
1.6$99.39-1.4%$1.70 billion$84.07 million-144.04
JinkoSolar logo
JKS
JinkoSolar
1.1$37.88-5.5%$1.67 billion$4.27 billion27.85Analyst Downgrade
Gap Down
Ichor logo
ICHR
Ichor
1.9$58.82-0.4%$1.65 billion$620.84 million47.06Analyst Report
Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
SMART Global logo
SGH
SMART Global
1.3$56.59-0.1%$1.40 billion$1.12 billion31.27Analyst Report
CEVA logo
CEVA
CEVA
1.7$58.33-0.2%$1.33 billion$87.15 million5,833.00Unusual Options Activity
nLIGHT logo
LASR
nLIGHT
1.6$30.97-0.7%$1.24 billion$176.62 million-43.01Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
News Coverage
ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES logo
IMOS
ChipMOS TECHNOLOGIES
0.9$33.12-3.1%$1.20 billion$680 million16.24Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Down
MagnaChip Semiconductor logo
MX
MagnaChip Semiconductor
2.1$25.15-1.4%$1.16 billion$792.20 million3.93
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor logo
AOSL
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor
1.4$32.10-1.3%$827.25 million$464.91 million535.00
Photronics logo
PLAB
Photronics
1.7$12.71-0.2%$805.62 million$609.69 million23.98
Kopin logo
KOPN
Kopin
0.7$8.24-0.7%$752.19 million$29.52 million-54.93Decrease in Short Interest
ReneSola logo
SOL
ReneSola
1.6$9.21-1.1%$640.85 million$119.12 million-41.86
Maxeon Solar Technologies logo
MAXN
Maxeon Solar Technologies
1.2$18.07-6.9%$616.75 millionN/A0.00Analyst Report
Unusual Options Activity
News Coverage
EBON
Ebang International
1.0$4.82-12.4%$603.51 million$109.06 million0.00Increase in Short Interest
Gap Down
NeoPhotonics logo
NPTN
NeoPhotonics
1.4$11.29-2.5%$573.33 million$356.80 million66.42Insider Selling
Atomera logo
ATOM
Atomera
0.4$20.42-5.5%$471.15 million$530,000.00-25.52News Coverage
AXT logo
AXTI
AXT
1.7$10.94-3.1%$461.30 million$83.26 million-364.38News Coverage
DSP Group logo
DSPG
DSP Group
1.7$14.25-0.2%$345.22 million$117.61 million-59.38Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
NVE logo
NVEC
NVE
1.2$71.25-0.6%$344.35 million$25.41 million29.44
VIA optronics logo
VIAO
VIA optronics
0.7$13.83-2.1%$293.89 million$153.70 million0.00High Trading Volume
Increase in Short Interest
News Coverage
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