Critical Contrast: Pixelworks (PXLW) & Its Peers
Pixelworks (NASDAQ: PXLW) is one of 108 publicly-traded companies in the “Semiconductors” industry, but how does it compare to its rivals? We will compare Pixelworks to related businesses based on the strength of its risk, valuation, earnings, profitability, dividends, institutional ownership and analyst recommendations.
This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for Pixelworks and its rivals, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Pixelworks presently has a consensus target price of $6.50, indicating a potential upside of 13.64%. As a group, “Semiconductors” companies have a potential upside of 8.58%. Given Pixelworks’ stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Pixelworks is more favorable than its rivals.
Volatility and Risk
Pixelworks has a beta of 0.61, indicating that its stock price is 39% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pixelworks’ rivals have a beta of 0.97, indicating that their average stock price is 3% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares Pixelworks and its rivals revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||NetIncome||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Pixelworks||$53.39 million||-$11.10 million||N/A|
|Pixelworks Competitors||$4.28 billion||$517.06 million||44.71|
Pixelworks’ rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Pixelworks.
This table compares Pixelworks and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
Insider and Institutional Ownership
34.4% of Pixelworks shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 65.4% of shares of all “Semiconductors” companies are owned by institutional investors. 4.5% of Pixelworks shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 6.7% of shares of all “Semiconductors” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.
Pixelworks rivals beat Pixelworks on 7 of the 13 factors compared.
Pixelworks Company Profile
Pixelworks, Inc. designs, develops and markets video and pixel processing semiconductors, intellectual property cores, software and custom application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) solutions for digital video applications. The Company is engaged in the design and development of integrated circuits (ICs) for use in electronic display devices. It provides its customers with software development tools and with software that provides basic functionality for its ICs and enables connectivity of its customers’ products. Its primary target markets include digital projection systems, Ultrabook devices, tablets and smartphones. Its video display processing technologies include Halo Free Motion Estimation and Motion Compensation (MEMC), Advanced Scaling, Mobile Video Display Processing, and Vuemagic and Networked Displays. Its primary video display processor product categories include ImageProcessor ICs, Video Co-Processor ICs and Networked Display ICs.
Receive News & Ratings for Pixelworks Inc. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Pixelworks Inc. and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.