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NASDAQ:AVGO

Broadcom Stock Competitors

$570.57
-37.58 (-6.18%)
(As of 05/18/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$566.29
$600.72
50-Day Range
$554.39
$641.47
52-Week Range
$425.70
$677.76
Volume
3.50 million shs
Average Volume
2.34 million shs
Market Capitalization
$232.95 billion
P/E Ratio
32.53
Dividend Yield
2.81%
Beta
1.04

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

Should you be buying Broadcom stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Broadcom include NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), Texas Instruments (TXN), Analog Devices (ADI), Micron Technology (MU), Marvell Technology (MRVL), Microchip Technology (MCHP), Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), and First Solar (FSLR). These companies are all part of the "semiconductors" industry.

Broadcom vs.

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

NVIDIA received 194 more outperform votes than Broadcom when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 84.19% of users gave Broadcom an outperform vote while only 71.62% of users gave NVIDIA an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
NVIDIAOutperform Votes
2579
71.62%
Underperform Votes
1022
28.38%
BroadcomOutperform Votes
2385
84.19%
Underperform Votes
448
15.81%

In the previous week, NVIDIA had 12 more articles in the media than Broadcom. MarketBeat recorded 16 mentions for NVIDIA and 4 mentions for Broadcom. Broadcom's average media sentiment score of 0.34 beat NVIDIA's score of -0.08 indicating that Broadcom is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
NVIDIA
0 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
9 Neutral mention(s)
4 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Broadcom
0 Very Positive mention(s)
3 Positive mention(s)
1 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

NVIDIA currently has a consensus price target of $322.81, indicating a potential upside of 90.58%. Broadcom has a consensus price target of $681.96, indicating a potential upside of 19.52%. Given NVIDIA's higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe NVIDIA is more favorable than Broadcom.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
NVIDIA
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
24 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.84
Broadcom
0 Sell rating(s)
4 Hold rating(s)
21 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.84

55.2% of NVIDIA shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 81.5% of Broadcom shares are held by institutional investors. 4.5% of NVIDIA shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.3% of Broadcom shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

NVIDIA has a beta of 1.59, indicating that its share price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Broadcom has a beta of 1.04, indicating that its share price is 4% more volatile than the S&P 500.

NVIDIA pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Broadcom pays an annual dividend of $16.40 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.9%. NVIDIA pays out 4.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Broadcom pays out 93.5% 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 has increased its dividend for 13 consecutive years. Broadcom is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

NVIDIA has a net margin of 36.24% compared to Broadcom's net margin of 27.47%. Broadcom's return on equity of 50.20% beat NVIDIA's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
NVIDIA 36.24% 42.99% 25.17%
Broadcom 27.47% 50.20% 16.09%

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.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NVIDIA$26.91 billion18.33$9.75 billion$3.8544.02
Broadcom$27.45 billion8.49$6.74 billion$17.5432.53

Summary

NVIDIA beats Broadcom on 13 of the 22 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding AVGO and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) vs. Its Competitors

MetricBroadcomSemiconductors & related devices IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$237.89B$21.98B$13.28B$5.82B
Dividend Yield2.81%2.02%2.44%3.17%
P/E Ratio32.5320.4721.0610.61
Price / Sales8.4922.68800.45104.19
Price / Cash13.9123.6555.0578.80
Price / Book9.444.7317.156.48
Net Income$6.74B$917.36M$781.33M$240.21M
7 Day Performance-0.17%5.74%135.80%2.98%
1 Month Performance-4.53%-8.64%124.38%-13.66%
1 Year Performance29.17%-11.93%-14.09%-26.29%

Broadcom Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
NVDA
NVIDIA
2.7603 of 5 stars
$169.38
-6.8%
$327.81
+93.5%
+20.8%$502.86B$26.91B44.0222,473Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
Gap Down
INTC
Intel
3.4076 of 5 stars
$42.35
-4.6%
$54.24
+28.1%
-22.8%$176.15B$79.02B7.03121,100
TXN
Texas Instruments
3.0603 of 5 stars
$170.30
-2.7%
$193.11
+13.4%
-4.8%$157.04B$18.34B19.4931,000Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
ADI
Analog Devices
3.0621 of 5 stars
$159.92
-2.4%
$200.00
+25.1%
+9.6%$82.39B$7.32B50.2924,700Earnings Report
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
News Coverage
MU
Micron Technology
3.6006 of 5 stars
$71.05
-4.6%
$113.88
+60.3%
-9.9%$78.69B$27.71B8.9443,000Analyst Report
Short Interest ↑
MRVL
Marvell Technology
2.8644 of 5 stars
$55.01
-5.6%
$95.73
+74.0%
+29.6%$46.98B$4.46B-101.876,729Upcoming Earnings
Insider Selling
MCHP
Microchip Technology
3.3214 of 5 stars
$66.14
-4.4%
$94.85
+43.4%
-7.1%$36.66B$6.82B29.2019,500Analyst Upgrade
MPWR
Monolithic Power Systems
3.075 of 5 stars
$411.36
-7.2%
$555.25
+35.0%
+33.0%$19.45B$1.21B71.422,773Gap Down
SWKS
Skyworks Solutions
3.6371 of 5 stars
$101.79
-4.7%
$174.23
+71.2%
-37.5%$16.38B$5.11B12.3711,000
FSLR
First Solar
2.4663 of 5 stars
$65.36
-0.1%
$88.18
+34.9%
-9.7%$6.69B$2.92B32.524,800Positive News
Gap Down
LSCC
Lattice Semiconductor
2.657 of 5 stars
$48.95
-4.0%
$71.43
+45.9%
+3.7%$6.57B$515.33M61.19856Analyst Downgrade
SLAB
Silicon Laboratories
2.3456 of 5 stars
$138.50
-2.6%
$197.00
+42.2%
+11.5%$5.07B$720.86M2.901,667Insider Selling
Gap Down
POWI
Power Integrations
2.6848 of 5 stars
$82.19
-4.6%
$106.80
+29.9%
+9.9%$4.83B$703.28M29.35773Short Interest ↑
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
2.6633 of 5 stars
$79.86
-1.7%
$105.57
+32.2%
+8.3%$4.49B$1.78B14.471,481
ALTR
Altair Engineering
2.6243 of 5 stars
$51.02
-2.2%
$82.25
+61.2%
-19.5%$4.17B$532.18M-283.432,800
SMTC
Semtech
2.4142 of 5 stars
$59.09
-4.4%
$83.50
+41.3%
-2.2%$3.79B$740.86M30.781,439Analyst Downgrade
Gap Down
MTSI
MACOM Technology Solutions
2.8948 of 5 stars
$52.42
-1.3%
$76.44
+45.8%
+4.0%$3.58B$606.92M18.591,100Insider Selling
Gap Down
DIOD
Diodes
2.4631 of 5 stars
$73.44
-5.3%
$102.33
+39.3%
+4.9%$3.32B$1.81B12.798,921Gap Down
MXL
MaxLinear
2.7 of 5 stars
$39.94
-5.7%
$69.60
+74.3%
+18.6%$3.18B$892.40M44.381,503Gap Down
AMBA
Ambarella
2.6264 of 5 stars
$75.89
-6.6%
$176.36
+132.4%
-15.8%$2.91B$331.86M-103.96899Gap Down
SPWR
SunPower
2.0365 of 5 stars
$15.71
-1.2%
$22.42
+42.7%
-29.2%$2.73B$1.32B-104.733,660
RMBS
Rambus
2.1348 of 5 stars
$24.08
-5.0%
$31.33
+30.1%
+30.8%$2.71B$328.30M-57.33690Analyst Upgrade
AOSL
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor
2.6665 of 5 stars
$39.91
-1.7%
$66.00
+65.4%
+33.4%$1.04B$656.90M2.463,939Analyst Downgrade
Insider Selling
News Coverage
Gap Down
High Trading Volume
NPTN
NeoPhotonics
1.9798 of 5 stars
$15.08
+1.3%
$15.80
+4.8%
+61.3%$787.13M$290.29M-23.561,157
CEVA
CEVA
2.575 of 5 stars
$32.83
-4.3%
$58.50
+78.2%
-22.0%$781.52M$122.71M328.30476Gap Down
NVEC
NVE
1.8981 of 5 stars
$47.76
-1.8%
N/A-31.4%$228.26M$26.99M15.9246Short Interest ↑
GSIT
GSI Technology
1.1248 of 5 stars
$3.07
+1.3%
N/A-47.4%$73.69M$33.38M-4.21178
QUIK
QuickLogic
1.8181 of 5 stars
$5.69
-6.0%
$10.00
+75.7%
-7.3%$73.43M$12.69M-10.9448Earnings Report
Analyst Report
This page was last updated on 5/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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