Skyworks Solutions Inc ($SWKS) Possible Buy to $115 Confident Investor Rating: Good

Company name Skyworks Solutions Inc
Stock ticker SWKS
Live stock price [stckqut]SWKS[/stckqut]
P/E compared to competitors Good


Employee productivity Fair
Sales growth Good
EPS growth Good
P/E growth Good
EBIT growth Good


Confident Investor Rating Good
Target stock price (TWCA growth scenario) $114.89
Target stock price (averages with growth) $153.87
Target stock price (averages with no growth) $117.57
Target stock price (manual assumptions) $122.09

The following company description is from Reuters:

Skyworks Solutions Inc., incorporated on June 10, 2002, designs, develops, manufactures and markets semiconductor products, including intellectual property. The Company's analog semiconductors connect people, places, and things, spanning various unimagined applications within the automotive, broadband, cellular infrastructure, connected home, industrial, medical, military, smartphone, tablet and wearable markets. The Company's geographical segments include the United States, Other Americas, China, Taiwan, South Korea, Other Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa. The Company operates throughout the world with engineering, manufacturing, sales and service facilities throughout Asia, Europe, and North America. The Company is engaged with key original equipment manufacturers (OEM), smartphone providers and baseband reference design partners. The Company's plants are located in Mexico, Singapore, the United States, Japan, and Rest of world. The Company offers its technology from the smartphones to the factory floor to hospitals and medical providers to the automated home, connected car, and wearables. Skyworks is enabling opportunities with solutions supporting a set of wireless protocols, including cellular long-term evolution (LTE), wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi), Bluetooth, Zigbee and emerging fifth generation (5G) standards.

The Company's product portfolio consists of various solutions, including amplifiers, attenuators, circulators/isolators, direct current (DC/DC) converters, demodulators, detectors, diodes, directional couplers, diversity receive modules, filters, front-end modules, hybrid, light emitting diode (LED) drivers, low noise amplifiers, mixers, modulators, optocouplers/optoisolators, phase locked loops, phase shifters, power dividers/combiners, receivers, switches, synthesizers, technical ceramics, voltage regulators and voltage controlled oscillators/synthesizers. Its Attenuators portfolio includes circuits that allow a known source of power to be reduced by a predetermined factor (usually expressed as decibels). Its Circulators/Isolators portfolio includes ferrite-based components found on the output of high-power amplifiers used to protect receivers in wireless transmission systems. Its DC/DC Converters portfolio includes an electronic circuit, which converts a source of direct current from one voltage level to another.


Confident Investor comments: At this price and at this time, I think that a Confident Investor can confidently invest in Skyworks Solutions Inc as long as the indicators that I describe in my book The Confident Investor are favorable.

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