Vitesse Semiconductor Company Profile (NASDAQ:VTSS)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vitesse Semiconductor (NASDAQ:VTSS) (?)
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Analysts' Ratings History for Vitesse Semiconductor (NASDAQ:VTSS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
3/19/2015Ascendiant Capital MarketsDowngradeHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/19/2015Craig HallumDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/19/2015Topeka Capital MarketsDowngradeBuy -> Hold$5.00 -> $5.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/18/2015Benchmark Co.DowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/13/2015Northland SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$5.00 -> $6.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/5/2014Needham & Company LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$3.90 -> $5.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Vitesse Semiconductor (NASDAQ:VTSS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
2/3/2015Q115($0.04)($0.04)$25.10 million$24.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2014Q414($0.04)($0.01)$28.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2014Q4 14($0.04)($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2014Q314($0.03)($0.04)$27.50 million$27.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2014Q214($0.06)($0.07)$26.27 million$25.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2014Q1 14($0.11)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2014Q114($0.09)($0.04)$27.10 million$27.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/5/2013Q4 13($0.09)($0.08)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/5/2013Q4($0.09)($0.08)$27.10 million$26.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/20132Q13($0.15)($0.13)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2013Q2 2013($0.14)($0.10)$26.13 million$24.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Vitesse Semiconductor (NASDAQ:VTSS)
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Dividends

Dividend History for Vitesse Semiconductor (NASDAQ:VTSS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Vitesse Semiconductor (NASDAQ:VTSS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/12/2014William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy1,600,000$3.35$5,360,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/7/2014William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy292,000$3.35$978,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/31/2014William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy2,038,000$3.44$7,010,720.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/13/2013Martin S McdermutCFOBuy19,935$2.48$49,438.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/10/2013Kenneth H TraubDirectorBuy20,000$2.59$51,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/25/2013Kenneth H TraubDirectorBuy45,200$2.15$97,180.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/25/2013Martin C NussVPBuy4,650$2.15$9,997.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/20/2013William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy3,900,000$2.15$8,385,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/12/2012Guy William LarosaDirectorBuy14,285$1.75$24,998.75View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/12/2012Martin S McdermutCFOBuy17,140$1.75$29,995.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/12/2012Paul K McwilliamsInsiderBuy3,656$1.79$6,544.24View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/7/2012William C MartinMajor ShareholderBuy3,000,000$1.75$5,250,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Vitesse Semiconductor (NASDAQ:VTSS)
DateHeadline
06/07/16 07:29 PMClean Diesel Technologies appoints CFO
06/02/16 07:46 PMCDTi Appoints Tracy Kern As Chief Financial Officer - From 2008 to 2015, Kern was corporate controller at Vitesse Semiconductor Corp., a global provider of high-performance integrated circuit solutions for carrier, enterprise and internet-of-things networks that was traded under the ticker VTSS until it was ...
05/13/16 06:51 PMNew Analyst Ratings On Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:VTSS) - Cypress Semiconductor (NASDAQ:CY), a company that delivers solutions from automotive, industrial and networking platforms to interactive consumer and mobile devices, said Wednesday that its board of directors has approved a quarterly cash distribution of $ ...
04/05/16 12:19 AMCompany Shares of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) Rally 3.06% - The share price of the company (NASDAQ:VTSS) was up +0.00%, with a high of 0.00 during the day and the volume of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation shares traded was 0. Cypress Semiconductor has a 12-month low of $6.30 and a 12-month high of $14.36.
02/24/16 10:20 AMVitesse Semiconductor (PINK:VTSS) Takes The Way Down - This free program will calculate the probabilities of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (VTSS) stock chart Historical data shows that after the company reported its Q3 earnings, VTSS traded volume jumped up immediately. Though, it declined in short and the ...
06/29/15 08:05 AMWilliam Martin’s Raging Capital Management Building Huge Stake In MRV Communications Inc. (MRVC) -
05/01/15 12:04 PMMICROSEMI CORPORATION Financials -
04/28/15 04:17 PMVITESSE SEMICONDUCTOR CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Termination of a Material Definitive Agreement, Completion of Acquisit -
04/28/15 08:15 AMMicrosemi Successfully Completes Acquisition of Vitesse - [PR Newswire] - ALISO VIEJO and CAMARILLO, Calif., April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsemi Corporation (MSCC) ("Microsemi"), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, and Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (VTSS) ("Vitesse") jointly announced today that Microsemi's wholly-owned subsidiary LLIU100 Acquisition Corp. successfully merged into Vitesse, completing Microsemi's acquisition of Vitesse under Section 251(h) of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware (the "DGCL"), with no vote of Vitesse's stockholders required to consummate the merger. At the effective time of the merger, each outstanding share of Vitesse (other than shares directly owned by Vitesse and its subsidiaries, Microsemi or LLIU100 Acquisition Corp. and shares held by stockholders that are entitled to and properly demand appraisal of such shares under Delaware law) was converted into the right to receive $5.28 per share in cash, without interest and less any applicable withholding taxes, the same price that was paid in the tender offer.
04/28/15 06:00 AMMicrosemi Successfully Completes Vitesse Tender Offer - [PR Newswire] - ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsemi Corporation (MSCC)("Microsemi"), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary LLIU100 Acquisition Corp. successfully completed its previously announced tender offer to purchase all outstanding shares of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (VTSS) ("Vitesse") for $5.28 per share in cash. The tender offer expired at 12:00 midnight New York City time at the end of April 27, 2015. Microsemi expects to complete the acquisition of Vitesse later today through a merger under Section 251(h) of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware, with no vote of Vitesse's stockholders required to consummate the merger. Based on information provided by Computershare, the depositary for the tender offer, as of the expiration of the tender offer, approximately 60,338,415 shares were validly tendered and not withdrawn in the tender offer, representing approximately 79.5 percent of the sum of (i) Vitesse's then outstanding shares plus (ii) (without duplication) a number equal to the number of Vitesse's shares issuable upon the vesting (including vesting solely as a result of the consummation of the tender offer), conversion, settlement or exercise of all then outstanding warrants, options, benefit plans, obligations or securities convertible or exchangeable into Vitesse shares, or other rights to acquire or be issued Vitesse shares, in each case, with an exercise or conversion price below $5.28 per share.
04/17/15 05:49 PMA Glance At Two New Holdings in Mario Gabelli's Portfolio -
04/08/15 06:00 AMMicrosemi Announces Expiration of HSR Waiting Period for Vitesse Tender Offer - [PR Newswire] - ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsemi Corporation (MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, announced the expiration, on April 7, 2015, of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended ("HSR Act") applicable to its proposed acquisition of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (VTSS) ("Vitesse") through its wholly-owned subsidiary LLIU100 Acquisition Corp. As previously announced, on March 31, 2015, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Microsemi, LLIU100 Acquisition Corp., commenced a cash tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Vitesse's common stock for $5.28 per share. Microsemi Corporation (MSCC) offers a comprehensive portfolio of semiconductor and system solutions for communications, defense & security, aerospace and industrial markets.
03/30/15 08:45 PMSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. -VTSS - [PR Newswire] - BALA CYNWYD, Pa., March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. ("Vitesse" or "the Company") (Nasdaq-VTSS-News) for possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law in connection with the sale of the Company to Microsemi Corporation. Under the terms of the transaction, Vitesse shareholders will receive only $5.28 in cash for each share of Vitesse stock they own. The investigation concerns whether the Board of Vitesse breached their fiduciary duties to stockholders by failing to adequately shop the Company before agreeing to enter into this transaction, and whether Microsemi is underpaying for Vitesse. If you own shares of Vitesse stock and wish to discuss the legal ramifications of the investigation, or have any questions, you may e-mail or call the law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC who will, without obligation or cost to you, attempt to answer your questions.
03/24/15 04:30 PMVITESSE SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of the Board of Directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. (VTSS) in Relation to the Proposed Sale of the Company to Microsemi - [Business Wire] - Juan E. Monteverde, a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp.
03/23/15 12:39 PMVITESSE SEMICONDUCTOR CORPORATION SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout - [Business Wire] - Rigrodsky & Long, P.A.:
03/23/15 10:35 AMSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. And Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm For Additional Information - [Business Wire] - The securities litigation law firm of Brower Piven, A Professional Corporation, has commenced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty and other violations of state law by the Board of Directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp.
03/23/15 06:05 AMSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces Investigation of The Board of Directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. - [Business Wire] - Law office of Brodsky & Smith, LLC announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. ("Vitesse” or "the Company"
03/20/15 05:09 PMPeiffer Rosca Wolf Investigating Potential Claims on Behalf of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation Stockholders - [Business Wire] - The Peiffer Rosca Wolf law firm is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation concerning the proposed acquisition of the Company by Microsemi Corporation .
03/19/15 11:54 AMEQUITY ALERT: The Rosen Law Firm Announces Investigation of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation Concerning its Proposed Sale to Microsemi Corporation – VTSS - [Business Wire] - The Rosen Law Firm, P.A., a global investor rights law firm, announces that it is investigating the Board of Directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation for possib
03/19/15 11:40 AMVitesse Semiconductor Corporation Stockholders Encouraged to Contact Securities Law Firm about Takeover - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities lawyers at Dunnam & Dunnam are investigating the board of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: VTSS) in connection with a buyout for only $5.28 ...
03/19/15 10:07 AMRyan & Maniskas, LLP Announces Investigation of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. - [PR Newswire] - WAYNE, Pa., March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan & Maniskas, LLP is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. ("Vitesse" or the "Company") ...
03/19/15 08:25 AMVitesse Sale, Early in the Chip-Industry Consolidation Process, Shines a Light on Others -
03/18/15 08:05 PMVITESSE SEMICONDUCTOR INVESTOR ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Announces the Investigation of Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. Over the Proposed Sale of the Company to Microsemi Corp. - VTSS - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Juan E. Monteverde , a partner at Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP , a leading national securities firm headquartered in New York City, is investigating the Board of Directors ...
03/18/15 07:00 PMHarwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation - [PR Newswire] - NEW YORK, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Harwood Feffer LLP ( www.hfesq.com ) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation ("Vitesse" ...
03/18/15 02:32 PMMicrosemi agrees to buy Vitesse for $389 million in cash -
03/18/15 11:30 AMAre VTSS Shareholders Getting Enough? -
03/18/15 06:54 AMVITESSE SEMICONDUCTOR CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events, Financial St -
03/04/15 01:44 PMA. M. Castle & Co (CAS) and Other Bullish Picks of Raging Capital -
02/15/15 09:59 PMVitesse Semiconductor seeks to profit from Internet-connected devices -
02/03/15 03:57 PMVitesse reports 1Q loss -
12/04/14 03:25 PMVitesse posts 4Q loss -

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About Vitesse Semiconductor

Vitesse Semiconductor logoVitesse Semiconductor Corporation supplies high-performance integrated circuits used by manufacturers of networking systems for Carrier and Enterprise networking applications. The Company designs, develops and markets a diverse networking and connectivity IC solutions. The Company develops and manufactures variety of products that are marketed to Carrier and Enterprise networking, as well as data center infrastructure original equipment manufacturers. The Company's product lines include Ethernet Switching Product Line that addresses Gigabit Ethernet and 10 Gigabit Ethernet applications in Carrier and Enterprise markets; Connectivity Product Line includes mixed-signal physical layer devices for connection of systems via optical fiber, copper cable, or backplanes and Transport Processing Product Line addresses the needs of Carrier network providers as they undergo a migration to new Ethernet packet-based networks.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: VTSS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $5.00
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $5
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $4
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0 EPS
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