3. As of noon trading, Texas Instruments ( TXN) is down $0.37 (-0.9%) to $41.13 on heavy volume. Thus far, 4.9 million shares of Texas Instruments exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $40.93-$41.70 after having opened the day at $41.60 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $41.50. Texas Instruments Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, sale of semiconductors to electronics designers and manufacturers worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Analog, Embedded Processing, Wireless, and Other. Texas Instruments has a market cap of $46.4 billion and is part of the electronics industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.2, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 5.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Texas Instruments a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 18 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Texas Instruments as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and notable return on equity. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full Texas Instruments Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.