ATMEL CORP's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2014 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. The company has grown its sales and net income during the past quarter when compared with the same quarter a year ago, and although its growth in net income has outpaced the industry average, its revenue growth has not. ATMEL CORP has strong liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.69 which shows the ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has increased from the same period last year, indicating improving cash flow.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has remained virtually unchanged only decreasing by 4.44% from the same quarter last year. The key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is unlikely to face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Net Sales ($mil)||355.53||347.82|
|Net Income ($mil)||19.24||12.98|
|Balance Sheet||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||263.97||226.59|
|Total Assets ($mil)||1291.99||1372.98|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.0||0.0|
|Profitability||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Gross Profit Margin||49.29||47.51|
|Return on Assets||2.63||-1.84|
|Return on Equity||3.76||-2.68|
|Debt||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Share Data||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||418.49||427.93|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||2.16||2.21|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||5448546.0||4791366.0|
HOLD. ATMEL CORP's P/E ratio indicates a significant premium compared to an average of 28.39 for the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment industry and a significant premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 19.81. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 4.06 indicates a premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.74 and a premium versus the industry average of 4.03. The price-to-sales ratio is well above the S&P 500 average, but well below the industry average. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, ATMEL CORP proves to trade at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|ATML 97.44||Peers 28.39||ATML 16.16||Peers 14.94|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
ATML is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Average. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
ATML is trading at a valuation on par to its peers.
|ATML 14.62||Peers 19.47||ATML NM||Peers 0.77|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
ATML is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
ATML's negative PEG ratio makes this valuation measure meaningless.
|ATML 4.06||Peers 4.03||ATML 250.00||Peers 81.98|
Average. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
ATML is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
ATML is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|ATML 2.62||Peers 4.07||ATML 1.39||Peers 15.10|
Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
ATML is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
ATML significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth
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