4 Stocks Pushing The Electronics Industry Higher

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All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 31 points (0.2%) at 16,096 as of Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, 11:45 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,434 issues advancing vs. 1,496 declining with 119 unchanged.

The Electronics industry currently sits up 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. A company within the industry that increased today was Kyocera Corporation ( KYO), up 1.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include SunEdison ( SUNE), down 4.5%, SunPower Corporation ( SPWR), down 4.4% and Analog Devices ( ADI), down 0.8%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 4 stocks pushing the industry higher today:

4. LG.Display Company ( LPL) is one of the companies pushing the Electronics industry higher today. As of noon trading, LG.Display Company is up $0.14 (1.2%) to $11.31 on average volume. Thus far, 201,863 shares of LG.Display Company exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 431,400 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $11.20-$11.31 after having opened the day at $11.22 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $11.17.

LG Display Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of thin film transistor liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels in the Republic of Korea, the United States, Europe, China, and rest of Asia. LG.Display Company has a market cap of $7.8 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 35.2, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 22.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates LG.Display Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates LG.Display Company as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's profit margins have been poor overall. Get the full LG.Display Company Ratings Report now.

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3. As of noon trading, ASML ( ASML) is up $0.53 (0.6%) to $92.25 on light volume. Thus far, 401,584 shares of ASML exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $91.63-$92.28 after having opened the day at $92.14 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $91.72.

ASML Holding NV engages in designing, manufacturing, marketing, and servicing semiconductor processing equipment used in the fabrication of integrated circuits or chips worldwide. ASML has a market cap of $39.9 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 39.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate ASML a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates ASML as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full ASML Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, NVIDIA Corporation ( NVDA) is up $0.21 (1.4%) to $15.39 on light volume. Thus far, 1.9 million shares of NVIDIA Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $15.18-$15.45 after having opened the day at $15.18 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $15.18.

NVIDIA Corporation, a visual computing company, develops graphics chips for use in personal computers (PC), mobile devices, and supercomputers. The company operates through two segments, GPU and Tegra Processors. NVIDIA Corporation has a market cap of $8.7 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 25.0% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate NVIDIA Corporation a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates NVIDIA Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full NVIDIA Corporation Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Avago Technologies ( AVGO) is up $0.40 (0.9%) to $43.70 on light volume. Thus far, 529,419 shares of Avago Technologies exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $43.40-$44.00 after having opened the day at $43.93 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $43.30.

Avago Technologies Limited engages in the design, development, and supply of analog semiconductor devices with a focus on III-V based products. Avago Technologies has a market cap of $10.7 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.0, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 36.0% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Avago Technologies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Avago Technologies as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full Avago Technologies Ratings Report now.

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If you are interested in one of these 4 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the electronics industry could consider iShares Dow Jones US Technology ( IYW) while those bearish on the electronics industry could consider ProShares Ultra Short Semiconductor ( SSG).

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