ON Semiconductor (NASDAQ: ON) and Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l (NYSE:SMI) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, dividends, valuation, risk, earnings and institutional ownership.
Valuation and Earnings
This table compares ON Semiconductor and Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l’s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|ON Semiconductor||$5.54 billion||1.99||$810.70 million||$1.87||13.90|
|Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l||$2.91 billion||2.23||$376.63 million||$0.19||36.74|
Institutional & Insider Ownership
97.1% of ON Semiconductor shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 0.6% of Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l shares are held by institutional investors. 1.4% of ON Semiconductor shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.
This table compares ON Semiconductor and Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l’s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
|Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l||5.79%||3.02%||1.68%|
Volatility & Risk
ON Semiconductor has a beta of 2.03, meaning that its share price is 103% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l has a beta of 0.18, meaning that its share price is 82% less volatile than the S&P 500.
This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for ON Semiconductor and Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l, as reported by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
|Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l||9||2||1||0||1.33|
ON Semiconductor currently has a consensus target price of $23.76, suggesting a potential downside of 8.56%. Given ON Semiconductor’s stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe ON Semiconductor is more favorable than Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l.
ON Semiconductor beats Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l on 12 of the 14 factors compared between the two stocks.
About ON Semiconductor
ON Semiconductor Corporation offers a portfolio of sensors, power management, connectivity, custom and system on chip (SoC), analog, logic, timing, and discrete devices. The Company’s segments include Power Solutions Group, Analog Solutions Group and Image Sensor Group. The Power Solutions Group offers a range of discrete, module and integrated semiconductor products. The Analog Solutions Group designs and develops analog, mixed-signal and logic application specific integrated circuits (ASICs) and application specific standard products (ASSPs), and power solutions. The Image Sensor Group designs and develops complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) and charge-coupled device (CCD) image sensors, as well as proximity sensors, image signal processors, and actuator drivers for autofocus and image stabilization for various end users in the automotive, industrial, consumer, wireless, medical, and aerospace/defense markets.
About Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l
Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation is an investment holding company principally engaged in the computer-aided design, manufacture, packaging and trading of integrated circuits (IC), as well as the provision of other semiconductor services. The Company is also involved in the design and manufacture of semiconductor masks. The Company’s main products are various types of wafers. The Company distributes its products in domestic market and to overseas markets, such as the Europe and the United States.
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