We Compared DSP Group, Inc. ($DSPG) and Skyworks Solutions, Inc. ($SWKS)

2019-08-20 | Welcome! Today we compared how two different stocks in the Semiconductors industry are trading: DSP Group, Inc. and Skyworks Solutions, Inc.. While these two companies may have very different market capitalizations and balance sheets, they are worth comparing given how they are in the same sector. Below you’ll see how the different technical indicators differ between these two stocks, and we’ll also show what Trading View thinks of them based on the technical analysis. But before we get ahead of ourselves, please note that this is technical analysis only (ie. analyzing how these companies are trading, not digging into the company fundamentals), and therefore you should not rely only on this to guide you on whether you should buy or sell anything – take it with a grain of salt only, and pay attention to the disclaimer below. With that said, many traders find value in technical analysis and others even swear by it, so if that is you, I hope my analysis will be of use to you. Let’s get to it…

First things first: during its last day of trading, DSP Group, Inc. opened at 14.1, got to a maximum price of 14.31 and dropped to as low as 13.99 before finishing the session at 14.2. In total there were 55000 shares traded, which is enough to conduct our analysis. Compare that now to Skyworks Solutions, Inc., which opened at 76.45, had a high of 77.02, a low of 76.0, closed at 76.66 and had a total volume of 1522000.

VOLUME ANALYSIS: Generally, the higher the volume indicators are, the better – you need liquidity to trade, after all. All of the volume indicators are as follows… (click here for an explanation on volume)

Volume Indicator DSP Group, Inc. Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
Accumulation-distribution index 741.54619 1374.12353
on-balance volume -13.97 -75.55
chaikin money flow

2.04762 2.57895
force index

0.001 0.1809
ease of movement rating

6e-05 0.00062
volume-price trend

-0.27687 -2.69918
negative volume index

1000.0 1000.0

VOLATILITY ANALYSIS: Now to compare the volatility between these two companies… (click here for an explanation on volatility)

Volatility Indicator DSP Group, Inc. Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
Average true range 0.24316 1.44968
Bolinger bands 14.09971 76.63081
Upper bollinger band 13.76029 74.67919
Lower bollinger band

13.99 76.0
Bollinger high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Bollinger high low indicator

1.0 1.0
Central keltner channel

14.13333 76.49
High band keltner channel

13.92333 75.92
Low band keltner channel

14.34333 77.06
High band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Low band keltner channel indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel high band

13.99 76.0
Donchain channel low band

13.99 76.0
Donchain channel high band indicator

1.0 1.0
Donchain channel low band indicator

1.0 1.0

TREND ANALYSIS: Now for the most interesting and detailed part, the trend. Where is the stock actually going? Let’s compare the indicators… (click here for an explanation on trend)

Trend Indicator DSP Group, Inc. Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) trend_macd -0.01548
MACD signal -0.0015 -0.0086
MACD difference -0.0012 -0.00688
fast Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

13.99 76.0
slow Exponential Moving Average (EMA) indicator

13.99 76.0
Average Directional Movement Index (ADX)

unknown unknown
ADX positive

20.0 20.0
ADX negative

20.0 20.0
positive Vortex Indicator (VI)

1.0 1.0
negative VI

1.0 1.0
trend vortex difference

0.1271 0.02932

-1.67622 -1.517
Mass Index (MI)

1.0 1.0
Commodity Channel Index (CCI)

-66.66667 -66.66667
Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO)

0.27265 2.8174
KST Oscillator (KST)

-19.11609 -35.74589
KST Oscillator (KST Signal)

-19.11609 -35.74589
KST difference

-2.1034 -2.1886
Ichimoku rating

14.205 76.735
Ichimoku B rating

14.205 76.735
Ichimoku visual trend A

14.6257 80.17159
Ichimoku visual trend B

14.7848 80.05974
Aroon Indicator (AI)

4.0 4.0
AI indicator down

4.0 4.0
AI difference

-4.0 -4.0

MOMENTUM ANALYSIS: What about momentum? Let’s dive into it… (click here for an explanation on momentum)

Momentum Indicator DSP Group, Inc. Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
Relative Strength Index (RSI) 50.0 50.0
Money Flow Index (MFI) 33.51403 33.40926
True Strength Index (TSI) -100.0 -100.0
ultimate oscillator

50.0 -56.7487
stochastic oscillator

152.38095 178.94737
stochastic oscillator signal

152.38095 178.94737
Williams %R rating

52.38095 78.94737
awesome oscillator

0.00432 0.14725

RETURNS: That’s all for technical analysis. Now let’s just list the returns for DSP Group, Inc. and Skyworks Solutions, Inc..

Daily return -1.91161 -3.57459
Daily log return -0.86146 -0.91204
Cumulative return -0.85776 -0.90789

So there you have it: our deep, grueling analysis comparing DSP Group, Inc. and Skyworks Solutions, Inc. together. But what does all of the above mean? Various technical indicators above are positive, while others are negative, and if we want to decide overall if the technical analysis indicates a bullish or bearish chart, we have to consider all of them together. That’s what the Trading View widget below can do, so let’s see what it says considering all these indicators. First, here’s DSP Group, Inc.:

The verdict above will consider all these technical indicators and consider which are strong and weak, and then put them all together to come up with a conclusion stating whether DSPG is strong or weak. Again – this is not a reliable indication of whether DSP Group, Inc. is a good investment! None of these indicators consider the company fundamentals. All of this data is based on how it trades only. Now with that out of the way, let’s compare it with Skyworks Solutions, Inc.

So there you have it. We hope you have found this analysis useful, and if you see any errors or have any feedback, please comment below.

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DISCLAIMER: We are not registered investment advisers and the above analysis should be taken at face value only. We strongly advise against buying or selling anything based solely on our analysis above, and are not responsible for any losses that you may incur if you choose make any investment decisions based on the above.

Gary Ivenchuck

Gary is a stock trading expert and is responsible for covering technical analysis news on Logistics Business Review. Recently he has been working tirelessly to analyse stocks for our readers, and is always available to hear from people asking for stock analysis.

Gary Ivenchuck

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