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Top 5 Companies in the Semiconductors Industry with the Best Relative Performance (IRF, MSCC, ONNN, FCS, MXIM)

Published on Wed, 07/10/2013 - 07:56
By Peter Chu

Below are the top five companies in the Semiconductors industry as measured by relative performance. This analysis was compiled based on yesterday's trading activity as we search for stocks that have the potential to outperform.

International Rectifier (NYSE:IRF) ranks first with a gain of 4.79%; Microsemi (NASDAQ:MSCC) ranks second with a gain of 3.02%; and ON Semiconductor (NASDAQ:ONNN) ranks third with a gain of 2.64%.

Fairchild Semiconductor International (NYSE:FCS) follows with a gain of 2.44% and Maxim Integrated Products (NASDAQ:MXIM) rounds out the top five with a gain of 2.29%.

International Rectifier Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets power semiconductors, including a metal oxide semiconductor field effect transistor called a MOSFET. The Company's products include power integrated circuits and advanced circuit devices, power systems, and power components. International Rectifier's products are sold worldwide.

By Peter Chu
pchu@fnno.com