4. TriQuint Semiconductor (TQNT) makes products for communications applications. The company will report second-quarter results July 28.
Sales are projected at $235.3 million versus $207.5 million, as per a Bloomberg consensus. Moreover, earnings are expected to grow to $29.8 million, or 17 cents per share, from $22.5 million, or 14 cents.
Of the 13 analysts covering the stock, 54% recommend it as a "buy" and the rest a "hold." Analysts polled by Bloomberg expect the stock to gain an average 42.3% to $14.50. Analysts at UBS recently initiated coverage on the stock with a "neutral" rating and price target of $11.