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Highest Return on Equity in the Semiconductors Industry Detected in Shares of NXP Semiconductors (NXPI, RMBS, LLTC, AVGO, TXN)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Semiconductors industry with the highest return on equity. The ROE is a general indication of the company's efficiency; investors usually look for companies with ROEs that are high and are growing.

NXP Semiconductors ranks highest with a ROE of 95.3%. Following is Rambus with a ROE of 41.9%. Linear Technology ranks third highest with a ROE of 33.9%.

Avago Technologies follows with a ROE of 29.0%, and Texas Instruments rounds out the top five with a ROE of 28.7%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Texas Instruments on February 1st, 2016 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $52.79. Since that recommendation, shares of Texas Instruments have risen 32.3%. We continue to monitor Texas Instruments for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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