INTERSIL CORP's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2016 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales decreased, the net income has increased, representing an increase to the bottom line. INTERSIL CORP has strong liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.81 which shows the ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has increased from the same period last year.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 6.47% 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||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Net Sales ($mil)||129.28||134.15|
|Net Income ($mil)||11.75||-68.82|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||253.61||220.9|
|Total Assets ($mil)||1152.57||1163.39|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.0||0.0|
|Profitability||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Gross Profit Margin||61.53||63.22|
|Return on Assets||7.61||-2.06|
|Return on Equity||9.09||-2.64|
|Debt||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Share Data||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||134.48||131.73|
|Div / share||0.12||0.12|
|Book value / share||7.18||6.88|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||964301.0||814363.0|
BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a discount compared to an average of 20.97 for the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment industry and a discount compared to the S&P 500 average of 23.99. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 1.68 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.74 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 3.96. The price-to-sales ratio is well above the S&P 500 average, but well below the industry average. Upon assessment of these and other key valuation criteria, INTERSIL CORP proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|ISIL 18.30||Peers 20.97||ISIL 14.92||Peers 15.20|
Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.
ISIL is trading at a discount 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.
ISIL is trading at a valuation on par to its peers.
|ISIL 15.79||Peers 17.98||ISIL 0.01||Peers 2.68|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
ISIL is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Discount. 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.
ISIL trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|ISIL 1.68||Peers 3.96||ISIL 430.00||Peers 28.70|
Discount. 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.
ISIL is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
ISIL is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|ISIL 3.14||Peers 4.06||ISIL -7.17||Peers 5.29|
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.
ISIL is trading at a discount to its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
ISIL significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth
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