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ASE Technology (ASX) Competitors

$11.02
-0.29 (-2.56%)
(As of 07/19/2024 08:55 PM ET)

ASX vs. NXPI, MRVL, MCHP, MPWR, STM, ON, GFS, FSLR, UMC, and SWKS

Should you be buying ASE Technology stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of ASE Technology include NXP Semiconductors (NXPI), Marvell Technology (MRVL), Microchip Technology (MCHP), Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR), STMicroelectronics (STM), Onsemi (ON), GLOBALFOUNDRIES (GFS), First Solar (FSLR), United Microelectronics (UMC), and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS). These companies are all part of the "semiconductors & related devices" industry.

ASE Technology vs.

NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) and ASE Technology (NYSE:ASX) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, profitability, community ranking, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, media sentiment, risk and valuation.

NXP Semiconductors presently has a consensus price target of $282.54, suggesting a potential upside of 4.92%. ASE Technology has a consensus price target of $9.20, suggesting a potential downside of 16.52%. Given ASE Technology's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe NXP Semiconductors is more favorable than ASE Technology.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
NXP Semiconductors
1 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
14 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.62
ASE Technology
0 Sell rating(s)
1 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.50

NXP Semiconductors received 720 more outperform votes than ASE Technology when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 73.88% of users gave NXP Semiconductors an outperform vote while only 64.36% of users gave ASE Technology an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
NXP SemiconductorsOutperform Votes
1092
73.88%
Underperform Votes
386
26.12%
ASE TechnologyOutperform Votes
372
64.36%
Underperform Votes
206
35.64%

In the previous week, NXP Semiconductors had 23 more articles in the media than ASE Technology. MarketBeat recorded 26 mentions for NXP Semiconductors and 3 mentions for ASE Technology. ASE Technology's average media sentiment score of 0.82 beat NXP Semiconductors' score of 0.64 indicating that NXP Semiconductors is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
NXP Semiconductors
10 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
9 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
ASE Technology
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

NXP Semiconductors pays an annual dividend of $4.06 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.5%. ASE Technology pays an annual dividend of $0.23 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.1%. NXP Semiconductors pays out 37.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. ASE Technology pays out 50.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

90.5% of NXP Semiconductors shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.8% of ASE Technology shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of NXP Semiconductors shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 22.9% of ASE Technology shares are owned 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.

NXP Semiconductors has higher earnings, but lower revenue than ASE Technology. ASE Technology is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NXP Semiconductors, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NXP Semiconductors$13.28B5.19$2.80B$10.8324.87
ASE Technology$18.69B1.29$1.16B$0.4623.96

NXP Semiconductors has a beta of 1.49, indicating that its share price is 49% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, ASE Technology has a beta of 1.21, indicating that its share price is 21% more volatile than the S&P 500.

NXP Semiconductors has a net margin of 21.24% compared to NXP Semiconductors' net margin of 5.41%. ASE Technology's return on equity of 37.65% beat NXP Semiconductors' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
NXP Semiconductors21.24% 37.65% 13.71%
ASE Technology 5.41%10.09%4.60%

Summary

NXP Semiconductors beats ASE Technology on 17 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding ASX and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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ASX vs. The Competition

MetricASE TechnologySemiconductors & related devices IndustryComputer SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$24.16B$54.21B$23.35B$18.46B
Dividend Yield2.12%1.84%2.69%3.49%
P/E Ratio23.9624.10236.4424.41
Price / Sales1.2923.40582.3315.24
Price / Cash8.2826.4832.8919.88
Price / Book2.356.686.975.05
Net Income$1.16B$905.18M$640.21M$974.25M
7 Day Performance-7.39%-7.08%-0.64%0.04%
1 Month Performance-4.84%0.21%2.85%4.53%
1 Year Performance42.47%6.37%12.64%7.30%

ASE Technology Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
NXPI
NXP Semiconductors
4.7512 of 5 stars
4.75 / 5 stars
$269.29
-3.6%
$282.54
+4.9%
+26.2%$68.85B$13.28B24.8734,200Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
MRVL
Marvell Technology
4.8893 of 5 stars
4.89 / 5 stars
$66.51
-2.5%
$85.50
+28.6%
+4.9%$57.57B$5.51B-58.866,577Insider Selling
News Coverage
MCHP
Microchip Technology
4.9634 of 5 stars
4.96 / 5 stars
$88.77
-3.0%
$102.17
+15.1%
-1.1%$47.63B$7.63B25.5822,300Analyst Forecast
Options Volume
News Coverage
MPWR
Monolithic Power Systems
4.6985 of 5 stars
4.70 / 5 stars
$808.83
-4.1%
$806.13
-0.3%
+51.6%$39.37B$1.82B96.403,564News Coverage
Positive News
STM
STMicroelectronics
3.7815 of 5 stars
3.78 / 5 stars
$39.93
-4.0%
$49.76
+24.6%
-21.2%$36.07B$17.29B10.2451,323Upcoming Earnings
News Coverage
Gap Down
ON
Onsemi
4.7147 of 5 stars
4.71 / 5 stars
$72.53
-3.8%
$88.36
+21.8%
-26.6%$31.20B$8.25B14.8030,100Analyst Forecast
GFS
GLOBALFOUNDRIES
2.2427 of 5 stars
2.24 / 5 stars
$55.50
-4.9%
$59.00
+6.3%
-12.9%$30.62B$7.39B34.2612,000Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
FSLR
First Solar
4.9966 of 5 stars
5.00 / 5 stars
$216.43
+1.3%
$272.72
+26.0%
+9.4%$23.17B$3.32B22.696,700Analyst Forecast
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
UMC
United Microelectronics
3.3047 of 5 stars
3.30 / 5 stars
$7.82
-2.0%
$8.90
+13.8%
+8.8%$19.60B$7.25B11.1719,833News Coverage
SWKS
Skyworks Solutions
4.1834 of 5 stars
4.18 / 5 stars
$114.26
-2.7%
$107.14
-6.2%
+1.1%$18.33B$4.77B21.489,750Analyst Forecast
News Coverage
Positive News

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This page (NYSE:ASX) was last updated on 7/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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