Company Update (NASDAQ:SWKS): Skyworks Solutions Inc Introduces Ceramic-based Filters for High Frequency Applications

Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS), an innovator of high performance analog semiconductors connecting people, places and things, unveiled a family of ceramic-based filters targeting high frequency applications. Skyworks’ newest devices are compact, offer improved power handling and support frequencies up to 7 GHz. In addition, Skyworks’ solutions are completely customizable to meet the most demanding architectures.

“Skyworks is pleased to be expanding our portfolio of ceramic-based filters to address customer demands and market needs,” said Mark A. Wolf, vice president and general manager of Skyworks’ Trans-Tech division. “As the world leader in technically advanced ceramics, our new high frequency solutions reduce board space, deliver higher power and are manufactured using the highest quality and most consistently reproducible components available today.”

Using state-of-the-art equipment, Trans-Tech designs and manufactures a broad range of advanced technical ceramics including dielectric resonators and coaxial transmission line elements, ceramic bandpass filters, ferrites and garnet material for circulators/isolators for both low and high volume requirements. Trans-Tech also provides RF engineers the products and engineering support necessary to optimize their ceramic requirements.

Pricing and Availability

Skyworks’ new high power filters are currently available. For pricing please contact

Skyworks at IEEE MTT-S 2015

Skyworks will be exhibiting these products and other world-class solutions in Booth #1354 at MTT-S 2015, being held May 19 – 21 in Phoenix, AZ. (Original Source)

Shares of Skyworks opened today at $104.55 and are currently trading down at $103.54. SWKS has a 1-year high of $104.59 and a 1-year low of $40.25. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $96.68 and its 200-day moving average is $82.51.

On the ratings front, Skyworks has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. In a report issued on May 12, Barclays analyst Blayne Curtis reiterated a Hold rating on SWKS, with a price target of $90, which implies a downside of 13.9% from current levels. Separately, on May 1, Canaccord Genuity’s Michael Walkley reiterated a Buy rating on the stock and has a price target of $108.

According to, which ranks over 7,500 financial analysts and bloggers to gauge the performance of their past recommendations, Blayne Curtis and Michael Walkley have a total average return of 12.5% and 24.3% respectively. Curtis has a success rate of 67.6% and is ranked #376 out of 3606 analysts, while Walkley has a success rate of 71.1% and is ranked #3.

In total, 2 research analysts have assigned a Hold rating and 11 research analysts have given a Buy rating to the stock. When considering if perhaps the stock is under or overvalued, the average price target is $110.75 which is 5.9% above where the stock opened today.

Skyworks Solutions Inc, together with its consolidated subsidiaries is an innovator of high reliability analog and mixed signal semiconductors.

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