Comparing of NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NXPI) and Its Peers

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) is a company in the Semiconductor – Broad Line industry and that’s how we contrast it to its rivals. The comparing will be based on the analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and valuation, institutional ownership.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

NXP Semiconductors N.V. has 80.8% of its shares owned by institutional investors vs. an average of 64.33% institutional ownership for its peers. On other hand NXP Semiconductors N.V. has 86.4% of its shares owned by company insiders vs. an average of 7.48% insiders ownership for its rivals.


On first table we have NXP Semiconductors N.V. and its rivals’ return on equity, return on assets and net margins.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
NXP Semiconductors N.V. 0.00% 19.10% 9.90%
Industry Average 1.47% 27.25% 8.43%

Valuation and Earnings

In next table we are comparing NXP Semiconductors N.V. and its rivals’ valuation, net profit and top-line revenue.

Net Income Gross Revenue Price/Earnings Ratio
NXP Semiconductors N.V. N/A 96 15.64
Industry Average 105.90M 7.21B 260.76

NXP Semiconductors N.V. has lower revenue and P/E Ratio than its peers. With presently lower price-to-earnings ratio NXP Semiconductors N.V. is more affordable than its competitors.

Analyst Ratings

Table 3 provides breakdown of recent ratings for NXP Semiconductors N.V. and its rivals.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Rating Score
NXP Semiconductors N.V. 0 2 4 2.67
Industry Average 1.50 2.21 5.07 2.61

With consensus price target of $109.17, NXP Semiconductors N.V. has a potential upside of 9.42%. The potential upside of the competitors is 37.34%. The research analysts’ opionion based on the results shown earlier is that NXP Semiconductors N.V.’s rivals are looking more favorable than the stock itself.


In this table we show the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of NXP Semiconductors N.V. and its rivals.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
NXP Semiconductors N.V. -2% 3.47% -1.52% 17.86% 9.03% 41.09%
Industry Average 3.47% 5.54% 21.41% 19.79% 30.02% 34.84%

For the past year NXP Semiconductors N.V.’s stock price has bigger growth than the average for its rivals.


NXP Semiconductors N.V. has a Current Ratio of 1.4 and a Quick Ratio of 1. Competitively, NXP Semiconductors N.V.’s competitors Current Ratio is 3.44 and has 2.74 Quick Ratio. NXP Semiconductors N.V.’s competitors have better ability to pay short and long-term obligations than NXP Semiconductors N.V.

Volatility and Risk

NXP Semiconductors N.V. has a beta of 1.26 and its 26.00% more volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500. Competitively, NXP Semiconductors N.V.’s peers are 44.25% more volatile than Standard & Poor’s 500, because of the 1.44 beta.


NXP Semiconductors N.V. does not pay a dividend.


NXP Semiconductors N.V.’s competitors beat NXP Semiconductors N.V. on 5 of the 6 factors.

NXP Semiconductors N.V., a semiconductor company, provides high performance mixed signal and standard product solutions for radio frequency (RF), analog, power management, interface, security, and digital processing products worldwide. It offers products for audio and visual head-end unit applications, such as single-chip radio solutions, audio amplifiers and power analog products, and i.MX applications processors; and in-vehicle networking products, two-way secure entry products, and various sensors and microcontrollers, as well as power management solutions. The company also provides secure identification solutions comprising passive RF connectivity devices; microcontroller devices; and secure real-time operating system software products to facilitate the encryption-decryption of data, and the interaction with the reader infrastructure systems. In addition, it delivers semiconductor-based technologies for connected devices, including microcontrollers, as well as secure mobile transaction solutions and various connectivity solutions; and offers digital networking processors, secure interface and system management products, high-performance RF power-amplifiers, and smart antennae solutions. Further, the company provides standard semiconductor components, such as small signal discretes, power discretes, protection and signal conditioning devices, and standard logic devices. Its product solutions are used in a range of application areas, including automotive, identification, wireless infrastructure, lighting, industrial, mobile, consumer, computing, and software solutions for mobile phones. NXP Semiconductors N.V. markets its products to various original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, contract manufacturers, and distributors. The company was formerly known as KASLION Acquisition B.V and changed its name to NXP Semiconductors N.V. in May 2010. NXP Semiconductors N.V. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Eindhoven, the Netherlands.

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