Broadcom Stock Forecast, Price & News

-4.44 (-0.96 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 12:40 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $457.56
50-Day Range
MA: $469.71
52-Week Range
Now: $457.56
Volume82,612 shs
Average Volume2.18 million shs
Market Capitalization$186.82 billion
P/E Ratio72.74
Dividend Yield3.01%
Broadcom Inc. designs, develops, and supplies semiconductor infrastructure software solutions. It offers semiconductor devices with a focus on complex digital and mixed signal complementary metal oxide semiconductor based devices and analog III-V based products worldwide. The company's infrastructure software solutions enable customers to plan, develop, automate, manage, and secure applications across mainframe, distributed, mobile, and cloud platforms. It operates through two segments, Semiconductor Solutions and Infrastructure Software. The company was incorporated in 2018 and is based in San Jose, California.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AVGO
Year Founded1961



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$23.89 billion
Cash Flow$38.71 per share
Book Value$58.70 per share


Net Income$2.96 billion


Market Cap$186.82 billion
Next Earnings Date6/3/2021 (Estimated)


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Overall MarketRank

2.33 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

13th out of 1,547 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

3rd out of 147 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.6Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-4.44 (-0.96 %)
(As of 04/20/2021 12:40 PM ET)
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Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Broadcom a buy right now?

26 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Broadcom in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 21 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Broadcom stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Broadcom?

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Are investors shorting Broadcom?

Broadcom saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 6,440,000 shares, an increase of 33.1% from the March 15th total of 4,840,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,210,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.9 days.
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When is Broadcom's next earnings date?

Broadcom is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, June 3rd 2021.
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How were Broadcom's earnings last quarter?

Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ:AVGO) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 3rd. The semiconductor manufacturer reported $6.61 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $6.56 by $0.05. The semiconductor manufacturer had revenue of $6.66 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.61 billion. Broadcom had a net margin of 12.39% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 35.23%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 13.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $5.25 earnings per share.
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How has Broadcom's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Broadcom's stock was trading at $245.97 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AVGO stock has increased by 87.7% and is now trading at $461.59.
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How often does Broadcom pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Broadcom?

Broadcom announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 4th. Investors of record on Monday, March 22nd will be given a dividend of $3.60 per share on Wednesday, March 31st. This represents a $14.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.12%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, March 19th.
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Is Broadcom a good dividend stock?

Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $14.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.01%. Broadcom has been increasing its dividend for 10 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Broadcom is 78.05%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Broadcom will have a dividend payout ratio of 60.86% next year. This indicates that Broadcom will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Broadcom issued on next quarter's earnings?

Broadcom updated its second quarter 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Thursday, March, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $6.5-6.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $6.33 billion.

What price target have analysts set for AVGO?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Broadcom's stock. Their forecasts range from $360.00 to $580.00. On average, they expect Broadcom's stock price to reach $470.36 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Broadcom's key executives?

Broadcom's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Hock E. Tan, CEO, Pres & Exec. Director (Age 69, Pay $3.7M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Kirsten M. Spears, CFO & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 57, Pay $537.07k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Dr. Charlie B. Kawwas, Chief Operating Officer (Age 50, Pay $1.03M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Mark D. Brazeal, Chief Legal Officer (Age 53, Pay $1.53M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Thomas H. Krause Jr., Pres of Infrastructure Software Group (Age 43, Pay $1.02M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Alan Davidson, Chief Information Officer
  • Ji Yoo, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Debbie Streeter, VP of HR (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Frank Ostojic, Sr. VP & GM of ASIC Products Division (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Greg Fischer, Sr. VP & GM of Broadband Carrier Access Products Division (LinkedIn Profile)

What is Hock E. Tan's approval rating as Broadcom's CEO?

154 employees have rated Broadcom CEO Hock E. Tan on Hock E. Tan has an approval rating of 38% among Broadcom's employees. This puts Hock E. Tan in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Broadcom's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Broadcom own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Broadcom investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), The Walt Disney (DIS), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Intel (INTC), (CRM), AbbVie (ABBV) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

What is Broadcom's stock symbol?

Broadcom trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AVGO."

Who are Broadcom's major shareholders?

Broadcom's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.06%), Hamlin Capital Management LLC (0.05%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.04%), Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.03%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.03%) and Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.03%). Company insiders that own Broadcom stock include Bryan Ingram, Charlie B Kawwas, Eddy W Hartenstein, Harry L You, Henry Samueli, Hock E Tan, Hock E Tan, Justine Lien, Kirsten M Spears, Mark David Brazeal, Raul J Fernandez and Thomas H Krause.
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Which institutional investors are selling Broadcom stock?

AVGO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Calamos Advisors LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, FDx Advisors Inc., Hexavest Inc., American National Bank, Retirement Systems of Alabama, and Beech Hill Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Broadcom company stock in the last year include Charlie B Kawwas, Eddy W Hartenstein, Harry L You, Hock E Tan, Justine Lien, Kirsten M Spears, Mark David Brazeal, and Thomas H Krause.
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Which institutional investors are buying Broadcom stock?

AVGO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clarus Group Inc., Polaris Wealth Advisory Group LLC, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Everence Capital Management Inc., Harbour Capital Advisors LLC, Renaissance Investment Group LLC, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, and DnB Asset Management AS. Company insiders that have bought Broadcom stock in the last two years include Henry Samueli, and Raul J Fernandez.
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How do I buy shares of Broadcom?

Shares of AVGO can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Broadcom's stock price today?

One share of AVGO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $461.59.

How much money does Broadcom make?

Broadcom has a market capitalization of $188.47 billion and generates $23.89 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor manufacturer earns $2.96 billion in net income (profit) each year or $18.45 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Broadcom have?

Broadcom employs 21,000 workers across the globe.

Does Broadcom have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Broadcom: Agere Systems, Allayer Technologies, Alphamosaic, Altocom, Athena Semiconductors, Avago Technologies Cayman Ltd., Avago Technologies International Sales Pte. Limited, Avago Technologies Japan Ltd., Avago Technologies U.S. Inc., Avago Technologies Wireless (U.S.A.) Manufacturing LLC, Bay Dynamics, Beceem Communications, BroadLight, BroadLogic Network Technologies, Broadcom Bermuda LP, Broadcom Corporation, Broadcom International Limited, Broadcom Technologies Inc., Brocade, Brocade Communications Systems, Brocade Communications Systems LLC, CA Europe Sárl, CA Inc., CA Technologies, DuneNetworks, Gadzoox Network, Gigle Networks, Global Locate, Innovision Research & Technology, LSI Corporation, LVL7 Systems, MagnaCom, Maverick Networks, NetLogic Microsystems, NewPort Communications, NortonLifeLock, Octalica, Percello, Provigent, RAIDCore, SCsquare, Sand Video, Sandburst Corporation, ServerWorks, ServerWorks International Ltd., SiByte, Silicon Spice, Siliquent Technologies, Symantec, Teknovus, VisionTech, WIDCOMM, Zeevo, and Zyray Wireless.

When was Broadcom founded?

Broadcom was founded in 1961.

What is Broadcom's official website?

The official website for Broadcom is

Where are Broadcom's headquarters?

Broadcom is headquartered at 1320 RIDDER PARK DRIVE, SAN JOSE CA, 95131.

How can I contact Broadcom?

Broadcom's mailing address is 1320 RIDDER PARK DRIVE, SAN JOSE CA, 95131. The semiconductor manufacturer can be reached via phone at 408-433-8000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 4/20/2021 by Staff
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