NASDAQ:VIAV

Viavi Solutions Competitors

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$16.62
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Volume977,168 shs
Average Volume2.11 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.80 billion
P/E Ratio103.76
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.82

Competitors

Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ:VIAV) Vs. SEDG, CREE, IPGP, IPHI, FSLR, and LSCC

Should you be buying VIAV stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "semiconductors & related devices" are considered alternatives and competitors to Viavi Solutions, including SolarEdge Technologies (SEDG), Cree (CREE), IPG Photonics (IPGP), Inphi (IPHI), First Solar (FSLR), and Lattice Semiconductor (LSCC).

Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ:VIAV) and SolarEdge Technologies (NASDAQ:SEDG) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, valuation, institutional ownership and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Viavi Solutions and SolarEdge Technologies' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Viavi Solutions3.23%18.19%7.30%
SolarEdge Technologies11.55%19.31%10.18%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Viavi Solutions and SolarEdge Technologies, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Viavi Solutions01602.86
SolarEdge Technologies29902.35

Viavi Solutions currently has a consensus price target of $17.6429, indicating a potential upside of 6.28%. SolarEdge Technologies has a consensus price target of $294.1579, indicating a potential upside of 13.70%. Given SolarEdge Technologies' higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe SolarEdge Technologies is more favorable than Viavi Solutions.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Viavi Solutions and SolarEdge Technologies' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Viavi Solutions$1.14 billion3.34$28.70 million$0.5828.62
SolarEdge Technologies$1.43 billion9.36$146.55 million$2.9089.21

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

Volatility & Risk

Viavi Solutions has a beta of 0.82, indicating that its share price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, SolarEdge Technologies has a beta of 0.98, indicating that its share price is 2% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

93.2% of Viavi Solutions shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 77.5% of SolarEdge Technologies shares are owned by institutional investors. 1.1% of Viavi Solutions shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.9% of SolarEdge Technologies shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

SolarEdge Technologies beats Viavi Solutions on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Cree (NASDAQ:CREE) and Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ:VIAV) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, valuation, risk, analyst recommendations, profitability and institutional ownership.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

93.2% of Viavi Solutions shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Cree shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Viavi Solutions 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.

Profitability

This table compares Cree and Viavi Solutions' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Cree-38.54%-5.94%-3.98%
Viavi Solutions3.23%18.19%7.30%

Risk and Volatility

Cree has a beta of 1.43, indicating that its stock price is 43% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Viavi Solutions has a beta of 0.82, indicating that its stock price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Cree and Viavi Solutions' revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Cree$903.90 million13.77$-191,700,000.00($0.87)-128.83
Viavi Solutions$1.14 billion3.34$28.70 million$0.5828.62

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

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Cree and Viavi Solutions, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Cree07702.50
Viavi Solutions01602.86

Cree currently has a consensus target price of $110.7692, indicating a potential downside of 1.17%. Viavi Solutions has a consensus target price of $17.6429, indicating a potential upside of 6.28%. Given Viavi Solutions' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Viavi Solutions is more favorable than Cree.

Summary

Viavi Solutions beats Cree on 11 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

IPG Photonics (NASDAQ:IPGP) and Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ:VIAV) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, valuation, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current ratings for IPG Photonics and Viavi Solutions, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
IPG Photonics04502.56
Viavi Solutions01602.86

IPG Photonics presently has a consensus target price of $230.9444, indicating a potential upside of 3.15%. Viavi Solutions has a consensus target price of $17.6429, indicating a potential upside of 6.28%. Given Viavi Solutions' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Viavi Solutions is more favorable than IPG Photonics.

Risk and Volatility

IPG Photonics has a beta of 1.48, suggesting that its stock price is 48% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Viavi Solutions has a beta of 0.82, suggesting that its stock price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares IPG Photonics and Viavi Solutions' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
IPG Photonics9.04%7.76%6.85%
Viavi Solutions3.23%18.19%7.30%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

63.4% of IPG Photonics shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 93.2% of Viavi Solutions shares are owned by institutional investors. 34.0% of IPG Photonics shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Viavi Solutions shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares IPG Photonics and Viavi Solutions' 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
Viavi Solutions$1.14 billion3.34$28.70 million$0.5828.62

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

Summary

IPG Photonics beats Viavi Solutions on 8 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

Viavi Solutions (NASDAQ:VIAV) and Inphi (NASDAQ:IPHI) 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 valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, risk, profitability, institutional ownership and earnings.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Viavi Solutions and Inphi, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Viavi Solutions01602.86
Inphi06602.50

Viavi Solutions currently has a consensus target price of $17.6429, suggesting a potential upside of 6.28%. Inphi has a consensus target price of $161.7273, suggesting a potential downside of 8.76%. Given Viavi Solutions' stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Viavi Solutions is more favorable than Inphi.

Profitability

This table compares Viavi Solutions and Inphi's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Viavi Solutions3.23%18.19%7.30%
Inphi-10.22%15.33%5.29%

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Viavi Solutions and Inphi's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Viavi Solutions$1.14 billion3.34$28.70 million$0.5828.62
Inphi$365.64 million26.02$-72,910,000.00($0.06)-2,954.17

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

Risk and Volatility

Viavi Solutions has a beta of 0.82, suggesting that its share price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Inphi has a beta of 1.07, suggesting that its share price is 7% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

93.2% of Viavi Solutions shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.4% of Inphi shares are held by institutional investors. 1.1% of Viavi Solutions shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.9% of Inphi shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Viavi Solutions beats Inphi on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

67.7% of First Solar shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 93.2% of Viavi Solutions shares are held by institutional investors. 0.5% of First Solar shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Viavi Solutions shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

First Solar has a beta of 1.27, meaning that its stock price is 27% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Viavi Solutions has a beta of 0.82, meaning that its stock price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for First Solar and Viavi Solutions, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
First Solar68301.82
Viavi Solutions01602.86

First Solar currently has a consensus price target of $90.6875, suggesting a potential upside of 13.16%. Viavi Solutions has a consensus price target of $17.6429, suggesting a potential upside of 6.28%. Given First Solar's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe First Solar is more favorable than Viavi Solutions.

Profitability

This table compares First Solar and Viavi Solutions' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
First Solar6.38%9.49%6.95%
Viavi Solutions3.23%18.19%7.30%

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares First Solar and Viavi Solutions' top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
First Solar$3.06 billion2.78$-114,930,000.00$1.4854.15
Viavi Solutions$1.14 billion3.34$28.70 million$0.5828.62

Viavi Solutions has lower revenue, but higher earnings than First Solar. Viavi Solutions 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

Viavi Solutions beats First Solar on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Lattice Semiconductor$404.09 million19.54$43.49 million$0.45128.71
Viavi Solutions$1.14 billion3.34$28.70 million$0.5828.62

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

Risk and Volatility

Lattice Semiconductor has a beta of 1.04, meaning that its share price is 4% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Viavi Solutions has a beta of 0.82, meaning that its share price is 18% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Lattice Semiconductor and Viavi Solutions' net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Lattice Semiconductor11.31%16.60%8.89%
Viavi Solutions3.23%18.19%7.30%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and recommmendations for Lattice Semiconductor and Viavi Solutions, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Lattice Semiconductor011002.91
Viavi Solutions01602.86

Lattice Semiconductor presently has a consensus price target of $47.6250, suggesting a potential downside of 17.77%. Viavi Solutions has a consensus price target of $17.6429, suggesting a potential upside of 6.28%. Given Viavi Solutions' higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Viavi Solutions is more favorable than Lattice Semiconductor.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

93.2% of Viavi Solutions shares are held by institutional investors. 1.2% of Lattice Semiconductor shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 1.1% of Viavi Solutions shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Lattice Semiconductor beats Viavi Solutions on 9 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.


Viavi Solutions Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
SolarEdge Technologies logo
SEDG
SolarEdge Technologies
1.9$258.71+1.0%$13.34 billion$1.43 billion75.65Analyst Report
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
Gap Up
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 Up
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 million67.69Increase 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 billion73.97Gap Up
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
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
Gap Up
Tower Semiconductor logo
TSEM
Tower Semiconductor
2.0$29.43+1.8%$3.14 billion$1.23 billion43.93Decrease 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 billion12.79High Trading Volume
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
Gap Down
Rambus logo
RMBS
Rambus
1.0$20.39+2.7%$2.28 billion$224.03 million-56.64Gap Down
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 million137.79Gap Up
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
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 million535.00News Coverage
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
Gap Down
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
Gap Down
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
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