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Broadcom Competitors

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$441.43
Now: $443.59
$467.00
50-Day Range
$444.70
MA: $468.37
$489.96
52-Week Range
$155.67
Now: $443.59
$495.14
Volume3.30 million shs
Average Volume1.76 million shs
Market Capitalization$181.07 billion
P/E Ratio70.52
Dividend Yield3.11%
Beta1.05

Competitors

Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) Vs. NVDA, INTC, TXN, MU, ADI, and MCHP

Should you be buying AVGO stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "semiconductors" are considered alternatives and competitors to Broadcom, including NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Texas Instruments (TXN), Micron Technology (MU), Analog Devices (ADI), and Microchip Technology (MCHP).

Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) and NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability, dividends and risk.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Broadcom and NVIDIA's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Broadcom$23.89 billion7.58$2.96 billion$18.4524.04
NVIDIA$10.92 billion28.10$2.80 billion$4.59107.80

Broadcom has higher revenue and earnings than NVIDIA. Broadcom is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NVIDIA, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $14.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.2%. NVIDIA pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Broadcom pays out 78.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. NVIDIA pays out 13.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Broadcom has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years and NVIDIA has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years. Broadcom is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares Broadcom and NVIDIA's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Broadcom12.39%35.23%10.61%
NVIDIA25.89%32.61%19.20%

Risk & Volatility

Broadcom has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NVIDIA has a beta of 1.45, meaning that its stock price is 45% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings for Broadcom and NVIDIA, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Broadcom052302.82
NVIDIA242802.76

Broadcom currently has a consensus price target of $442.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 0.19%. NVIDIA has a consensus price target of $594.3143, suggesting a potential upside of 20.11%. Given NVIDIA's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe NVIDIA is more favorable than Broadcom.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

80.6% of Broadcom shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 65.7% of NVIDIA shares are held by institutional investors. 3.0% of Broadcom shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 4.5% of NVIDIA shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

NVIDIA beats Broadcom on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) and Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and risk.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Intel and Broadcom's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intel$71.97 billion3.29$21.05 billion$4.8711.98
Broadcom$23.89 billion7.58$2.96 billion$18.4524.04

Intel has higher revenue and earnings than Broadcom. Intel is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Broadcom, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Intel pays an annual dividend of $1.39 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.4%. Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $14.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.2%. Intel pays out 28.5% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Broadcom pays out 78.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Intel has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Broadcom has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years. Broadcom is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Profitability

This table compares Intel and Broadcom's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intel28.10%29.44%15.70%
Broadcom12.39%35.23%10.61%

Volatility and Risk

Intel has a beta of 0.74, meaning that its share price is 26% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Intel and Broadcom, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intel11141502.10
Broadcom052302.82

Intel presently has a consensus price target of $61.7714, suggesting a potential upside of 5.90%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $442.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 0.19%. Given Intel's higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Intel is more favorable than Broadcom.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

63.3% of Intel shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.6% of Broadcom shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.0% of Intel shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.0% of Broadcom shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Broadcom beats Intel on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Texas Instruments (NASDAQ:TXN) and Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and risk.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Texas Instruments and Broadcom's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Texas Instruments$14.38 billion10.44$5.02 billion$5.2431.15
Broadcom$23.89 billion7.58$2.96 billion$18.4524.04

Texas Instruments has higher earnings, but lower revenue than Broadcom. Broadcom is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Texas Instruments, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Texas Instruments pays an annual dividend of $4.08 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.5%. Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $14.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.2%. Texas Instruments pays out 77.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Broadcom pays out 78.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Texas Instruments has raised its dividend for 17 consecutive years and Broadcom has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares Texas Instruments and Broadcom's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Texas Instruments36.24%61.05%28.06%
Broadcom12.39%35.23%10.61%

Volatility and Risk

Texas Instruments has a beta of 1.06, meaning that its share price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Texas Instruments and Broadcom, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Texas Instruments4101402.36
Broadcom052302.82

Texas Instruments presently has a consensus price target of $166.5185, suggesting a potential upside of 2.00%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $442.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 0.19%. Given Texas Instruments' higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Texas Instruments is more favorable than Broadcom.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

83.1% of Texas Instruments shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.6% of Broadcom shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Texas Instruments shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.0% of Broadcom shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Summary

Texas Instruments beats Broadcom on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) and Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and risk.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Micron Technology and Broadcom's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micron Technology$21.44 billion4.40$2.69 billion$2.5533.07
Broadcom$23.89 billion7.58$2.96 billion$18.4524.04

Broadcom has higher revenue and earnings than Micron Technology. Broadcom is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Micron Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Micron Technology and Broadcom's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Micron Technology13.59%8.46%6.22%
Broadcom12.39%35.23%10.61%

Volatility & Risk

Micron Technology has a beta of 1.37, indicating that its share price is 37% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 1.05, indicating that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Micron Technology and Broadcom, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micron Technology152712.82
Broadcom052302.82

Micron Technology presently has a consensus price target of $95.4063, suggesting a potential upside of 13.13%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $442.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 0.19%. Given Micron Technology's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Micron Technology is more favorable than Broadcom.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

80.4% of Micron Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.6% of Broadcom shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of Micron Technology shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.0% of Broadcom shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Broadcom beats Micron Technology on 9 of the 15 factors compared between the two stocks.

Analog Devices (NASDAQ:ADI) and Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings and risk.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Analog Devices and Broadcom's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Analog Devices$5.60 billion9.51$1.22 billion$4.9129.43
Broadcom$23.89 billion7.58$2.96 billion$18.4524.04

Broadcom has higher revenue and earnings than Analog Devices. Broadcom is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Analog Devices, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

91.9% of Analog Devices shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.6% of Broadcom shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of Analog Devices shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.0% of Broadcom shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility and Risk

Analog Devices has a beta of 1.31, meaning that its share price is 31% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 1.05, meaning that its share price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Analog Devices and Broadcom's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Analog Devices21.79%15.51%8.50%
Broadcom12.39%35.23%10.61%

Dividends

Analog Devices pays an annual dividend of $2.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.9%. Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $14.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.2%. Analog Devices pays out 56.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Broadcom pays out 78.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Analog Devices has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Broadcom has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years. Broadcom is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Analog Devices and Broadcom, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Analog Devices071702.71
Broadcom052302.82

Analog Devices presently has a consensus price target of $154.50, suggesting a potential upside of 6.91%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $442.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 0.19%. Given Analog Devices' higher probable upside, equities analysts plainly believe Analog Devices is more favorable than Broadcom.

Summary

Broadcom beats Analog Devices on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP) and Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, earnings, valuation and institutional ownership.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Microchip Technology and Broadcom's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Microchip Technology$5.27 billion7.15$570.60 million$5.1827.04
Broadcom$23.89 billion7.58$2.96 billion$18.4524.04

Broadcom has higher revenue and earnings than Microchip Technology. Broadcom is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Microchip Technology, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

94.1% of Microchip Technology shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 80.6% of Broadcom shares are held by institutional investors. 2.2% of Microchip Technology shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 3.0% of Broadcom shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility & Risk

Microchip Technology has a beta of 1.69, suggesting that its stock price is 69% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 1.05, suggesting that its stock price is 5% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Microchip Technology and Broadcom's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Microchip Technology11.62%25.02%8.05%
Broadcom12.39%35.23%10.61%

Dividends

Microchip Technology pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.1%. Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $14.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.2%. Microchip Technology pays out 30.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Broadcom pays out 78.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Microchip Technology has raised its dividend for 18 consecutive years and Broadcom has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Microchip Technology and Broadcom, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Microchip Technology061912.81
Broadcom052302.82

Microchip Technology presently has a consensus target price of $144.7083, suggesting a potential upside of 3.30%. Broadcom has a consensus target price of $442.7692, suggesting a potential downside of 0.19%. Given Microchip Technology's higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Microchip Technology is more favorable than Broadcom.

Summary

Broadcom beats Microchip Technology on 12 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


Broadcom Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
NVIDIA logo
NVDA
NVIDIA
2.3$494.81-3.5%$306.78 billion$10.92 billion80.98Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
Intel logo
INTC
Intel
2.2$58.33-2.7%$236.99 billion$71.97 billion11.44
Texas Instruments logo
TXN
Texas Instruments
2.4$163.25-4.5%$150.23 billion$14.38 billion30.86
Micron Technology logo
MU
Micron Technology
2.2$84.33-5.7%$94.34 billion$21.44 billion31.82Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
News Coverage
Analog Devices logo
ADI
Analog Devices
2.2$144.52-3.8%$53.31 billion$5.60 billion44.06
Microchip Technology logo
MCHP
Microchip Technology
2.4$140.09-5.9%$37.72 billion$5.27 billion59.87
Xilinx logo
XLNX
Xilinx
1.9$117.12-5.5%$28.73 billion$3.16 billion45.75Increase in Short Interest
Skyworks Solutions logo
SWKS
Skyworks Solutions
2.5$167.21-4.8%$27.57 billion$3.36 billion34.91Analyst Downgrade
Marvell Technology Group logo
MRVL
Marvell Technology Group
2.5$40.10-13.6%$26.94 billion$2.70 billion18.39Earnings Announcement
Analyst Downgrade
High Trading Volume
News Coverage
Gap Up
Maxim Integrated Products logo
MXIM
Maxim Integrated Products
1.4$86.36-3.6%$23.15 billion$2.19 billion34.27
Monolithic Power Systems logo
MPWR
Monolithic Power Systems
2.2$327.97-8.2%$14.96 billion$627.92 million99.69Increase in Short Interest
Cree logo
CREE
Cree
1.1$102.01-7.8%$11.32 billion$903.90 million-32.91
First Solar logo
FSLR
First Solar
1.3$75.36-4.7%$7.99 billion$3.06 billion36.06
Silicon Laboratories logo
SLAB
Silicon Laboratories
1.9$139.97-8.0%$6.15 billion$837.55 million466.57Analyst Report
Lattice Semiconductor logo
LSCC
Lattice Semiconductor
1.6$42.11-12.9%$5.75 billion$404.09 million127.61Analyst Downgrade
SunPower logo
SPWR
SunPower
1.2$31.27-5.4%$5.33 billion$1.86 billion84.51Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Decrease in Short Interest
Gap Up
Power Integrations logo
POWI
Power Integrations
1.9$82.95-4.4%$4.98 billion$420.67 million24.65
Altair Engineering logo
ALTR
Altair Engineering
1.0$58.67-6.5%$4.32 billion$458.92 million-293.35Analyst Upgrade
Cirrus Logic logo
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
2.2$74.09-5.3%$4.30 billion$1.28 billion28.61
Semtech logo
SMTC
Semtech
1.6$65.64-7.1%$4.27 billion$547.51 million92.45Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Downgrade
MACOM Technology Solutions logo
MTSI
MACOM Technology Solutions
1.8$58.96-7.2%$4.03 billion$530.04 million-68.56
Ambarella logo
AMBA
Ambarella
1.5$111.51-1.6%$3.92 billion$228.73 million-63.36Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Analyst Revision
Diodes logo
DIOD
Diodes
1.6$73.12-5.0%$3.24 billion$1.25 billion33.39Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
MaxLinear logo
MXL
MaxLinear
1.8$33.44-9.4%$2.49 billion$317.18 million-29.86
Rambus logo
RMBS
Rambus
1.0$19.34-8.1%$2.16 billion$224.03 million-53.72High Trading Volume
CEVA logo
CEVA
CEVA
1.9$54.22-10.9%$1.21 billion$87.15 million5,422.00
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor logo
AOSL
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor
1.4$32.29-8.7%$832.15 million$464.91 million538.17Analyst Report
NeoPhotonics logo
NPTN
NeoPhotonics
1.8$8.76-3.7%$444.85 million$356.80 million51.53Analyst Revision
DSP Group logo
DSPG
DSP Group
1.7$14.75-4.6%$348.06 million$117.61 million-61.46
NVE logo
NVEC
NVE
1.3$68.70-3.6%$332.03 million$25.41 million28.39
GSI Technology logo
GSIT
GSI Technology
0.5$7.11-9.8%$169.20 million$43.34 million-8.46Increase in Short Interest
QuickLogic logo
QUIK
QuickLogic
1.6$6.32-13.9%$69.95 million$10.31 million-4.90Increase in Short Interest
MoSys logo
MOSY
MoSys
0.5$4.13-12.8%$18.66 million$10.09 million-2.87Gap Up
This page was last updated on 3/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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