3 Stocks Boosting The Electronics Industry Higher

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One out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 27 points (0.2%) at 17,793 as of Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,256 issues advancing vs. 1,750 declining with 142 unchanged.

The Electronics industry currently sits down 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. Top gainers within the industry include Marvell Technology Group ( MRVL), up 2.2%, and Mettler-Toledo International ( MTD), up 1.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include ASM International ( ASMI), down 6.3%, Micron Technology ( MU), down 3.0%, United Microelectronics ( UMC), down 2.4%, Advanced Semiconductor Engineering ( ASX), down 1.9% and LG Display ( LPL), down 1.6%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today:

3. Texas Instruments ( TXN) is one of the companies pushing the Electronics industry higher today. As of noon trading, Texas Instruments is up $0.34 (0.6%) to $53.16 on average volume. Thus far, 2.2 million shares of Texas Instruments exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $52.44-$53.29 after having opened the day at $52.84 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $52.82.

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Texas Instruments Incorporated designs, manufactures, and sells semiconductors to electronics designers and manufacturers worldwide. It operates through two segments, Analog and Embedded Processing. Texas Instruments has a market cap of $56.0 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are down 1.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 8 analysts who rate Texas Instruments a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 15 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 revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels 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 Texas Instruments Ratings Report now.

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