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MA: $296.92
$318.71
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Now: $315.47
$331.58
Volume1.67 million shs
Average Volume2.84 million shs
Market Capitalization$126.88 billion
P/E Ratio56.43
Dividend Yield4.12%
Beta0.9

Competitors

Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) Vs. INTC, NVDA, 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 Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Texas Instruments (TXN), Micron Technology (MU), Analog Devices (ADI), and Microchip Technology (MCHP).

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

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Intel and Broadcom, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Intel5162002.37
Broadcom142802.82

Intel currently has a consensus price target of $65.1818, suggesting a potential upside of 10.23%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $341.5161, suggesting a potential upside of 8.26%. Given Intel's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Intel is more favorable than Broadcom.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

65.0% of Intel shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.8% of Broadcom shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.0% of Intel shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.3% of Broadcom shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Intel pays an annual dividend of $1.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.2%. Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $13.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.1%. Intel pays out 27.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Broadcom pays out 74.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Intel has increased its dividend for 5 consecutive years and Broadcom has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years. Broadcom is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Intel$71.97 billion3.48$21.05 billion$4.8712.14
Broadcom$22.60 billion5.61$2.72 billion$17.4118.12

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.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Intel30.02%31.64%17.47%
Broadcom10.97%32.00%10.11%

Volatility & Risk

Intel has a beta of 0.78, indicating that its share price is 22% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 0.9, indicating that its share price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

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

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

Analyst Recommendations

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

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NVIDIA453002.67
Broadcom142802.82

NVIDIA currently has a consensus price target of $348.2222, suggesting a potential downside of 9.43%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $341.5161, suggesting a potential upside of 8.26%. Given Broadcom's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Broadcom is more favorable than NVIDIA.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

68.9% of NVIDIA shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.8% of Broadcom shares are owned by institutional investors. 4.5% of NVIDIA shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.3% of Broadcom shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

NVIDIA pays an annual dividend of $0.64 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.2%. Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $13.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.1%. NVIDIA pays out 13.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Broadcom pays out 74.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. NVIDIA has increased its dividend for 7 consecutive years and Broadcom has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years. Broadcom is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NVIDIA$10.92 billion21.66$2.80 billion$4.5983.77
Broadcom$22.60 billion5.61$2.72 billion$17.4118.12

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

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NVIDIA28.17%28.59%18.82%
Broadcom10.97%32.00%10.11%

Volatility & Risk

NVIDIA has a beta of 1.35, indicating that its share price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 0.9, indicating that its share price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

NVIDIA beats Broadcom on 9 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 superior business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, dividends, risk, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Texas Instruments and Broadcom, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Texas Instruments312902.25
Broadcom142802.82

Texas Instruments currently has a consensus price target of $123.6364, suggesting a potential downside of 1.73%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $341.5161, suggesting a potential upside of 8.26%. Given Broadcom's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Broadcom is more favorable than Texas Instruments.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

83.9% of Texas Instruments shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.8% of Broadcom shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.7% of Texas Instruments shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.3% of Broadcom shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Dividends

Texas Instruments pays an annual dividend of $3.60 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $13.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.1%. Texas Instruments pays out 68.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Broadcom pays out 74.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Texas Instruments has increased its dividend for 16 consecutive years and Broadcom has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years.

Earnings and Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Texas Instruments$14.38 billion8.03$5.02 billion$5.2424.01
Broadcom$22.60 billion5.61$2.72 billion$17.4118.12

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.

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 Instruments35.17%57.45%27.73%
Broadcom10.97%32.00%10.11%

Volatility & Risk

Texas Instruments has a beta of 1.13, indicating that its share price is 13% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 0.9, indicating that its share price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Texas Instruments beats Broadcom on 9 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 business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, risk and analyst recommendations.

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 Technology11.16%6.31%4.67%
Broadcom10.97%32.00%10.11%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Micron Technology and Broadcom, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Micron Technology1101912.65
Broadcom142802.82

Micron Technology presently has a consensus price target of $63.9333, suggesting a potential upside of 28.30%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $341.5161, suggesting a potential upside of 8.26%. Given Micron Technology's higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Micron Technology is more favorable than Broadcom.

Valuation and Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Micron Technology$23.41 billion2.37$6.31 billion$6.158.10
Broadcom$22.60 billion5.61$2.72 billion$17.4118.12

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

Institutional and Insider Ownership

80.1% of Micron Technology shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.8% of Broadcom shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.2% of Micron Technology shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 3.3% of Broadcom shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Volatility & Risk

Micron Technology has a beta of 1.53, suggesting that its share price is 53% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 0.9, suggesting that its share price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500.

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 business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings, profitability, risk and analyst recommendations.

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 Devices20.05%14.51%7.92%
Broadcom10.97%32.00%10.11%

Dividends

Analog Devices pays an annual dividend of $2.48 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $13.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.1%. Analog Devices pays out 48.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Broadcom pays out 74.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Analog Devices has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years and Broadcom has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Analog Devices and Broadcom, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Analog Devices071302.65
Broadcom142802.82

Analog Devices presently has a consensus price target of $122.5238, suggesting a potential upside of 1.06%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $341.5161, suggesting a potential upside of 8.26%. Given Broadcom's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Broadcom is more favorable than Analog Devices.

Earnings & Valuation

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Analog Devices$5.99 billion7.46$1.36 billion$5.1523.54
Broadcom$22.60 billion5.61$2.72 billion$17.4118.12

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.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

85.4% of Analog Devices shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.8% of Broadcom shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of Analog Devices shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 3.3% of Broadcom shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Volatility and Risk

Analog Devices has a beta of 1.35, suggesting that its stock price is 35% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 0.9, suggesting that its stock price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Broadcom beats Analog Devices on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

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

Insider and Institutional Ownership

81.8% of Broadcom shares are owned by institutional investors. 3.3% of Broadcom shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 2.2% of Microchip Technology 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.

Risk and Volatility

Broadcom has a beta of 0.9, suggesting that its share price is 10% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Microchip Technology has a beta of 1.61, suggesting that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation & Earnings

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

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Broadcom$22.60 billion5.61$2.72 billion$17.4118.12
Microchip Technology$5.27 billion4.75$570.60 million$5.1820.19

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.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Broadcom and Microchip Technology, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Broadcom142802.82
Microchip Technology041902.83

Broadcom presently has a consensus target price of $341.5161, suggesting a potential upside of 8.26%. Microchip Technology has a consensus target price of $113.1332, suggesting a potential upside of 8.15%. Given Broadcom's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Broadcom is more favorable than Microchip Technology.

Dividends

Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $13.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.1%. Microchip Technology pays an annual dividend of $1.47 per share and has a dividend yield of 1.4%. Broadcom pays out 74.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Microchip Technology pays out 28.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Broadcom has increased its dividend for 10 consecutive years and Microchip Technology has increased its dividend for 18 consecutive years.

Profitability

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

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Broadcom10.97%32.00%10.11%
Microchip Technology10.82%23.63%7.26%

Summary

Broadcom beats Microchip Technology on 13 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Intel logo
INTC
Intel
2.4$59.13+0.5%$250.36 billion$71.97 billion11.46Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
NVIDIA logo
NVDA
NVIDIA
2.0$384.49+0.9%$236.46 billion$10.92 billion71.87Analyst Upgrade
Texas Instruments logo
TXN
Texas Instruments
2.3$125.81+0.8%$115.46 billion$14.38 billion24.15
Micron Technology logo
MU
Micron Technology
2.3$49.83+0.3%$55.36 billion$23.41 billion25.04Earnings Announcement
Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Analyst Revision
Analog Devices logo
ADI
Analog Devices
2.3$121.24+0.7%$44.67 billion$5.99 billion40.68Analyst Report
Microchip Technology logo
MCHP
Microchip Technology
1.9$104.61+1.4%$25.06 billion$5.27 billion47.12Analyst Downgrade
Marvell Technology Group logo
MRVL
Marvell Technology Group
2.2$35.02+1.9%$23.30 billion$2.70 billion15.63Insider Selling
Xilinx logo
XLNX
Xilinx
2.1$95.29+2.1%$23.17 billion$3.16 billion30.54Analyst Report
Insider Selling
Unusual Options Activity
Analyst Revision
Skyworks Solutions logo
SWKS
Skyworks Solutions
2.1$128.42+2.0%$21.43 billion$3.38 billion27.86
Maxim Integrated Products logo
MXIM
Maxim Integrated Products
1.9$60.40+1.2%$16.10 billion$2.31 billion20.41Insider Selling
Monolithic Power Systems logo
MPWR
Monolithic Power Systems
2.0$237.13+0.7%$10.61 billion$627.92 million92.63Heavy News Reporting
Cree logo
CREE
Cree
1.2$58.81+2.2%$6.36 billion$1.08 billion-22.03
Inphi logo
IPHI
Inphi
1.5$117.85+1.1%$5.68 billion$365.64 million-76.03Analyst Downgrade
Unusual Options Activity
First Solar logo
FSLR
First Solar
1.5$49.88+1.6%$5.28 billion$3.06 billion124.70
Silicon Laboratories logo
SLAB
Silicon Laboratories
1.6$98.43+0.4%$4.30 billion$837.55 million281.23
Lattice Semiconductor logo
LSCC
Lattice Semiconductor
1.2$28.91+2.8%$3.89 billion$404.09 million90.35Analyst Report
Cirrus Logic logo
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
1.7$60.65+0.7%$3.54 billion$1.28 billion22.89Analyst Upgrade
Heavy News Reporting
Power Integrations logo
POWI
Power Integrations
1.7$117.68+1.6%$3.51 billion$420.67 million17.43
Semtech logo
SMTC
Semtech
1.7$52.49+2.7%$3.42 billion$547.51 million99.04
Altair Engineering logo
ALTR
Altair Engineering
0.9$39.40+2.3%$2.87 billion$458.92 million-197.00
Diodes logo
DIOD
Diodes
1.4$49.18+0.6%$2.52 billion$1.25 billion18.15Analyst Upgrade
MACOM Technology Solutions logo
MTSI
MACOM Technology Solutions
1.4$35.13+1.9%$2.34 billion$499.71 million-6.34Heavy News Reporting
Rambus logo
RMBS
Rambus
1.3$15.03+0.7%$1.70 billion$224.03 million-23.12
Ambarella logo
AMBA
Ambarella
1.7$45.21+0.0%$1.55 billion$228.73 million-35.32Analyst Upgrade
MaxLinear logo
MXL
MaxLinear
1.7$21.20+1.6%$1.53 billion$317.18 million-50.48
SunPower logo
SPWR
SunPower
2.1$7.76+1.7%$1.32 billion$1.86 billion11.76
CEVA logo
CEVA
CEVA
1.2$36.96+1.4%$813.28 million$87.15 million739.20
NeoPhotonics logo
NPTN
NeoPhotonics
1.7$8.76+1.8%$427.10 million$356.80 million175.24
DSP Group logo
DSPG
DSP Group
1.8$15.64+1.0%$362.97 million$117.61 million-142.18
NVE logo
NVEC
NVE
1.1$60.47+1.0%$292.38 million$25.41 million20.22
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor logo
AOSL
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor
1.4$10.33+0.9%$259.05 million$450.92 million-64.56
GSIT
GSI Technology
0.6$6.94+0.4%$163.84 million$43.34 million-15.42
Entropic Communications logo
ENTR
Entropic Communications
0.6$21.66+0.0%$109.76 millionN/A0.00
Intermolecular logo
IMI
Intermolecular
0.8$1.20+0.0%$59.71 million$33.66 million0.00
QuickLogic logo
QUIK
QuickLogic
1.3$3.02+2.6%$25.37 million$10.31 million-1.50
MoSys logo
MOSY
MoSys
1.2$1.74+1.7%$6.15 million$10.09 million-0.99
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