NASDAQ:AVGO - Broadcom Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$234.85 +8.65 (+3.82 %)
(As of 11/15/2018 12:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$226.20
Today's Range$226.25 - $235.97
52-Week Range$197.46 - $285.68
Volume71,333 shs
Average Volume4.17 million shs
Market Capitalization$92.46 billion
P/E Ratio16.38
Dividend Yield3.13%
Beta0.99
Broadcom Inc. designs, develops, and supplies a range of 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 operates through four segments: Wired Infrastructure, Wireless Communications, Enterprise Storage, and Industrial & Other. The Wired Infrastructure segment provides set-top box system-on-chips (SoCs); cable, digital subscriber line, and passive optical networking central office/consumer premise equipment SoCs; Ethernet switching and routing application products; embedded processors and controllers; serializer/deserializer application specific integrated circuits; optical and copper, and physical layers; and fiber optic laser and receiver components. The Wireless Communications segment offers RF front end modules, filters, and power amplifiers; Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and global positioning system/global navigation satellite system SoCs; and custom touch controllers. The Enterprise Storage segment provides serial attached small computer system interface, and redundant array of independent disks controllers and adapters; peripheral component interconnect express switches; fiber channel host bus adapters; read channel based SoCs; and preamplifiers. The Industrial & Other segment offers optocouplers, industrial fiber optics, motion control encoders and subsystems, and light emitting diodes. Its products are used in various applications, including enterprise and data center networking, home connectivity, set-top boxes, broadband access, telecommunication equipment, smartphones and base stations, data center servers and storage systems, factory automation, power generation and alternative energy systems, and electronic displays. Broadcom Inc. is based in San Jose, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-IndustrySemiconductors
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AVGO
Previous Symbol
CUSIPY0486S10
Phone408-433-8000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.64
Current Ratio3.98
Quick Ratio3.42

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio16.38
Forward P/E Ratio12.98
P/E Growth0.91

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$17.64 billion
Price / Sales5.51
Cash Flow$28.7103 per share
Price / Cash8.18
Book Value$56.83 per share
Price / Book4.13

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$14.30
Net Income$1.69 billion
Net Margins58.18%
Return on Equity28.54%
Return on Assets14.89%

Miscellaneous

Employees14,000
Outstanding Shares413,450,000
Market Cap$92.46 billion
OptionableOptionable

Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Broadcom's stock symbol?

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

How often does Broadcom pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Broadcom?

Broadcom declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 6th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 19th will be given a dividend of $1.75 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $7.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 18th. View Broadcom's Dividend History.

How will Broadcom's stock buyback program work?

Broadcom declared that its board has authorized a stock repurchase program on Thursday, April 12th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $12,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy up to 12.2% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Broadcom's earnings last quarter?

Broadcom Inc (NASDAQ:AVGO) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, September, 6th. The semiconductor manufacturer reported $4.98 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $4.82 by $0.16. The semiconductor manufacturer earned $5.06 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.06 billion. Broadcom had a net margin of 58.18% and a return on equity of 28.54%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 13.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $4.10 earnings per share. View Broadcom's Earnings History.

When is Broadcom's next earnings date?

Broadcom is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Broadcom.

How can I listen to Broadcom's earnings call?

Broadcom will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, December 6th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8663108712.

What price target have analysts set for AVGO?

36 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Broadcom's stock. Their predictions range from $220.00 to $335.00. On average, they anticipate Broadcom's share price to reach $292.1429 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Broadcom.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Broadcom?

36 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Broadcom in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 29 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Broadcom.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Broadcom stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Broadcom stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Broadcom’s broad-based product portfolio which serves multiple applications to diversified end markets is anticipated to aid it in gaining significant market share. The company is also benefiting from solid demand of its wireless solutions which poises it well to address the needs of rapidly growing technologies like IoT and 5G. Strong ties with leading OEMs across multiple target markets will help the company to gain key insights into the requirements of customers. Nonetheless, the company faces intensifying competition and integration risks due to frequent acquisitions. The company’s leveraged balance sheet and customer concentration continue to be headwinds. Notably, shares of Broadcom have underperformed the industry in the past year." (11/12/2018)
  • 2. Mizuho analysts commented, "We believe multiple tailwinds into 2019-20 with the CA acquisition mostly behind, AI ASICs, regaining RF share, 5G ramps with wireless/Networking, strong FCF and dividend growth positions AVGO well. AVGO provides an attractive opportunity given a dominant market share, ~$6B in buybacks remaining, $8B+ of ~3%+ dividend yield. Reiterating our Buy and raising PT to $295. The shares trade at a conservative ~ 11x F19E EPS." (10/5/2018)

Has Broadcom been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AVGO stock have trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Broadcom earned a media sentiment score of 0.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the semiconductor manufacturer a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Broadcom's key competitors?

Who are Broadcom's key executives?

Broadcom's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Hock E. Tan, CEO, Pres & Exec. Director (Age 66)
  • Mr. Thomas H. Krause Jr., CFO & Sec. (Age 40)
  • Mr. Mark Brazeal, Chief Legal Officer (Age 50)
  • Dr. Charlie B. Kawwas, Sr. VP & Chief Sales Officer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Bryan T. Ingram, Sr. VP & GM of Wireless Semiconductor Division (Age 53)

Who are Broadcom's major shareholders?

Broadcom's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Capital World Investors (10.29%), Capital International Investors (6.65%), BlackRock Inc. (6.27%), Capital Research Global Investors (6.21%), FMR LLC (2.37%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.95%). Company insiders that own Broadcom stock include Bryan Ingram, Charlie B Kawwas, Henry Samueli, Hock E Tan, Justine Lien, Kirsten M Spears, Lake (Offshore) Aiv Gp Silver, Lake Group LLC Silver, Lewis C Eggebrecht, Patricia H Mccall and Thomas H Krause. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Broadcom.

Which major investors are selling Broadcom stock?

AVGO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, Jennison Associates LLC, FMR LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp. Company insiders that have sold Broadcom company stock in the last year include Bryan Ingram, Charlie B Kawwas, Hock E Tan, Kirsten M Spears and Thomas H Krause. View Insider Buying and Selling for Broadcom.

Which major investors are buying Broadcom stock?

AVGO stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Capital Research Global Investors, Standard Life Aberdeen plc, First Pacific Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Schroder Investment Management Group, Thornburg Investment Management Inc. and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Broadcom.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Broadcom's stock price today?

One share of AVGO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $231.37.

How big of a company is Broadcom?

Broadcom has a market capitalization of $92.46 billion and generates $17.64 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor manufacturer earns $1.69 billion in net income (profit) each year or $14.30 on an earnings per share basis. Broadcom employs 14,000 workers across the globe.

What is Broadcom's official website?

The official website for Broadcom is http://www.broadcom.com.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Broadcom (NASDAQ AVGO)

Community Ranking:  3.7 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  1,985 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  679 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,664
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Broadcom and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AVGO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AVGO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/15/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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