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Top 5 Companies in the Semiconductors Industry with the Best Relative Performance (HIMX, SIGM, FSLR, CSIQ, YGE)

Published on Fri, 09/06/2013 - 07:15
By Peter Chu

Here are the top 5 stocks in the Semiconductors industry ranked by performance. We compiled the trading activity from yesterday and then analyzed the industry looking for stocks that were outperforming. This is what we found:

Himax Technologies (NASDAQ:HIMX) ranks first with a gain of 17.28%; Sigma Designs (NASDAQ:SIGM) ranks second with a gain of 9.50%; and First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) ranks third with a gain of 5.18%.

Canadian Solar (NASDAQ:CSIQ) follows with a gain of 4.38% and Yingli Green Energy (NYSE:YGE) rounds out the top five with a gain of 4.16%.

Himax Technologies, Inc. designs and manufactures integrated circuits. The Company produces liquid crystal displays (LCD).

By Peter Chu
pchu@fnno.com