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Lowest PEG Ratio in the Semiconductors Industry Detected for Cirrus Logic (CRUS, NXPI, SPWRA)

Published on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 10:29
By Adrienne Chilton

Below are the three companies in the Semiconductors industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS) is lowest with a PEG ratio of 0.28. Cirrus Logic, Inc. designs and manufactures integrated circuits that employ precision linear and advanced mixed-signal processing technologies. The Company's products enable system-level applications in mass storage, audio, and precision data conversion. Cirrus serves a broad customer base in the mass storage, industrial, and audio markets.

In the past 52 weeks, Cirrus Logic share prices have been bracketed by a low of $17.33 and a high of $45.49 and are now at $23.14, 34% above that low price. In the last five trading sessions, the 50-day moving average (MA) has fallen 1.1% while the 200-day MA has slid 0.4%.

Following is NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) with a PEG ratio of 0.37.

Finishing up the bottom three is SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWRA), with a PEG ratio of 0.45.

By Adrienne Chilton
achilton@fnno.com