Broadcom Company Profile (NASDAQ:BRCM)

About Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)

Broadcom logoBroadcom Corporation (Broadcom) provides semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications. The Company offers a portfolio of system-on-a-chip solutions (SoCs) that deliver voice, video, data and multimedia connectivity in the home, office and mobile environments. The Company's solutions are used globally by manufacturers and are embedded in an array of communications products. The Company operates in two segments: Broadband and Connectivity, and Infrastructure and Networking. Broadcom's solutions in Broadband and Connectivity segment include set-top box solutions, broadband modem solutions, connectivity solutions and a range of other technologies. Its solutions in Infrastructure and Networking segment include Ethernet switches and PHYs, which includes switches and fabrics; copper and optical transceivers; backplane and optical front-end physical layer devices; processors, and other Infrastructure and Networking technologies.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductors
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductors
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:BRCM
  • CUSIP: 11132010
  • Web: https://www.broadcom.com/
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $55.63
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $52.95
  • 52 Week Range: $41.28 - $58.51
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.35
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 19.62%
  • Return on Equity: 17.57%
  • Return on Assets: 13.12%
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)

What is Broadcom's stock symbol?

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

How were Broadcom's earnings last quarter?

Broadcom Co. (NASDAQ:BRCM) announced its earnings results on Monday, October, 26th. The company reported $0.77 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $2.19 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.14 billion. Broadcom had a net margin of 19.62% and a return on equity of 17.57%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.91 earnings per share. View Broadcom's Earnings History.

Where is Broadcom's stock going? Where will Broadcom's stock price be in 2017?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Broadcom's stock. Their predictions range from $216.40 to $216.40. On average, they expect Broadcom's stock price to reach $216.40 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Broadcom.

Who are some of Broadcom's key competitors?

How do I buy Broadcom stock?

Shares of Broadcom can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Broadcom's stock price today?

One share of Broadcom stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.67.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Broadcom (NASDAQ BRCM)
Community Ranking:  3.4 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  898 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  433 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,331
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $216.40 (295.83% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
Price Target History for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
Analysts' Ratings History for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/22/2017MKM PartnersInitiated CoverageBuy$216.40N/AView Rating Details
4/15/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingOverweight$170.00N/AView Rating Details
3/2/2016B. RileyReiterated RatingNeutral$55.00N/AView Rating Details
2/23/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightN/AView Rating Details
2/9/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
2/2/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/19/2016FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
1/7/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market Perform$60.00N/AView Rating Details
10/27/2015Brean CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$64.00N/AView Rating Details
10/27/2015S&P Equity ResearchReiterated RatingStrong-Buy$62.00N/AView Rating Details
10/27/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncLower Price TargetNeutral$55.00 -> $54.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
Earnings by Quarter for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
Earnings History by Quarter for Broadcom (NASDAQ BRCM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2015Q3$0.74$0.77$2.14 billion$2.19 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.75$0.72$2.11 billion$2.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2015Q115$0.60$0.64$2.01 billion$2.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.87$0.90$2.11 billion$2.14 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2014Q314$0.84$0.91$2.18 billion$2.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214$0.61$0.65$2.05 billion$2.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.46$0.51$1.96 billion$1.98 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$0.38$0.41$2.02 billion$2.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/23/2013Q2 2013$0.69$0.70$2.10 billion$2.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/23/2013Q1 2013$0.56$0.65$1.91 billion$2.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q4 2012$0.74$0.76$2.07 billion$2.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2012$0.77$0.79ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.67$0.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.55$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.65$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.77$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011$0.63$0.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.35$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011$0.74$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.66$0.66$0.66
Q2 20171$0.75$0.75$0.75
Q3 20171$0.93$0.93$0.93
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Broadcom (NASDAQ BRCM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/17/2015quarterly$0.141.05%11/25/201511/30/201512/14/2015
8/13/2015quarterly$0.141.11%8/26/20158/28/20159/14/2015
5/20/2015quarterly$0.207/10/20157/31/2015
5/12/2015quarterly$0.141.2%5/27/20155/29/20156/15/2015
1/30/2015quarterly$0.141.32%2/11/20152/13/20153/2/2015
11/19/2014quarterly$0.121.14%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014
8/14/2014quarterly$0.121.26%8/27/20148/29/20149/15/2014
5/13/2014quarterly$0.121.61%5/28/20145/30/20146/16/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.121.67%2/12/20142/14/20143/3/2014
11/13/2013quarterly$0.111.63%11/21/201311/25/201312/9/2013
8/15/2013quarterly$0.111.7%8/28/20138/30/20139/16/2013
5/14/2013quarterly$0.111.2%5/29/20135/31/20136/17/2013
1/29/2013quarterly$0.111.3%2/13/20132/15/20133/4/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/4/2016John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$57.24$57,240.00View SEC Filing  
11/27/2015Neil Y. KimEVPSell20,000$54.50$1,090,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Arthur ChongVPSell12,786$53.62$685,585.32View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Cindy FiorilloSVPSell2,380$53.59$127,544.20View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Rajiv RamaswamiEVPSell14,292$53.62$766,337.04View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Cindy FiorilloSVPSell354$51.82$18,344.28View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$51.12$51,120.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$51.44$51,440.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2015Eric BrandtCFOSell5,000$52.19$260,950.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$50.58$50,580.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015William T MorrowDirectorSell10,000$48.74$487,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2015Michael E HurlstonEVPSell13,593$53.19$723,011.67View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Eric BrandtCFOSell5,000$54.18$270,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015Scott A McgregorCEOSell135,000$54.44$7,349,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$56.52$56,520.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Arthur ChongVPSell12,785$45.13$576,987.05View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Cindy FiorilloSVPSell2,694$45.13$121,580.22View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015Michael E HurlstonEVPSell8,315$45.14$375,339.10View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015Henry SamueliChairmanSell30,000$45.00$1,350,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Henry SamueliChairmanSell90,000$42.66$3,839,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$43.08$43,080.00View SEC Filing  
3/25/2015Michael E HurlstonEVPSell16,093$43.05$692,803.65View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Cindy FiorilloSVPSell12,000$45.00$540,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Daniel A MarottaEVPSell38,536$44.91$1,730,651.76View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Robert E SwitzDirectorSell20,000$45.30$906,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Cindy FiorilloSVPSell8,500$45.50$386,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2015Eric BrandtCFOSell457,500$45.38$20,761,350.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Michael E HurlstonEVPSell30,000$44.95$1,348,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Neil Y KimEVPSell14,100$44.59$628,719.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Arthur ChongVPSell13,957$43.93$613,131.01View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Cindy FiorilloSVPSell5,351$43.93$235,069.43View SEC Filing  
2/6/2015Daniel A MarottaEVPSell14,445$43.93$634,568.85View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$43.44$43,440.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Michael E HurlstonEVPSell2,500$43.44$108,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2014Michael E HurlstonEVPSell13,593$43.30$588,576.90View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Arthur ChongVPSell10,000$43.11$431,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Eric BrandtCFOSell87,500$44.22$3,869,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell100,000$43.95$4,395,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2014Cindy FiorilloSVPSell7,000$42.74$299,180.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Cindy FiorilloSVPSell5,000$42.75$213,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Neil Y KimEVPSell22,217$42.70$948,665.90View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Arthur ChongVPSell10,740$41.59$446,676.60View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Cindy FiorilloSVPSell3,398$41.59$141,322.82View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Daniel A MarottaEVPSell11,216$41.59$466,473.44View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Henry SamueliChairmanSell100,000$41.80$4,180,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$41.61$41,610.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Henry SamueliChairmanSell100,000$39.82$3,982,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$40.37$40,370.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2014Michael E HurlstonEVPSell13,596$40.65$552,677.40View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Daniel A MarottaEVPSell38,536$40.30$1,553,000.80View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Arthur ChongVPSell10,000$40.55$405,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Terri L TimbermanEVPSell7,000$40.56$283,920.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Arthur ChongVPSell70,000$40.14$2,809,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Henry SamueliChairmanSell125,000$39.37$4,921,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell139,300$39.35$5,481,455.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell39,300$39.42$1,549,206.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Michael E HurlstonEVPSell3,700$38.86$143,782.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014William T MorrowDirectorSell16,656$37.72$628,264.32View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Cindy FiorilloSVPSell3,794$37.07$140,643.58View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Daniel A MarottaEVPSell11,228$37.30$418,804.40View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Eric BrandtCFOSell4,000$37.44$149,760.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Henry SamueliChairmanSell75,000$38.17$2,862,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$38.15$38,150.00View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$37.97$2,847,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2014John E MajorDirectorSell4,000$38.00$152,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/28/2014Nancy H HandelDirectorSell85,000$37.74$3,207,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell107,100$38.70$4,144,770.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell25,000$38.05$951,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Cindy FiorilloSVPSell5,000$40.00$200,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Daniel A MarottaEVPSell17,189$39.90$685,841.10View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Henry SamueliChairmanSell25,000$40.00$1,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell57,100$39.52$2,256,592.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$38.51$2,888,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$37.99$2,849,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/16/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell25,000$38.22$955,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell25,000$37.65$941,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$37.78$2,833,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/9/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$37.73$2,829,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$37.61$2,820,750.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Henry SamueliChairmanSell100,000$37.48$3,748,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$37.09$37,090.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$36.98$2,773,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$37.37$2,802,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$38.23$2,867,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$38.43$2,882,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell125,000$38.11$4,763,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Arthur ChongVPSell10,000$37.92$379,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Eric BrandtCFOSell20,000$37.92$758,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2014Terri L TimbermanEVPSell9,000$37.93$341,370.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell125,000$37.95$4,743,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2014Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$35.57$2,667,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014Terri L TimbermanEVPSell85,000$35.09$2,982,650.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$35.95$35,950.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014Robert RangoEVPSell14,061$30.38$427,173.18View SEC Filing  
4/2/2014Robert RangoEVPSell14,061$31.41$441,656.01View SEC Filing  
3/25/2014Robert RangoEVPSell9,374$32.00$299,968.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014Robert RangoEVPSell24,061$29.58$711,724.38View SEC Filing  
1/22/2014Robert RangoEVPSell4,687$30.00$140,610.00View SEC Filing  
10/24/2013Rajiv RamaswamiEVPSell2,500$26.35$65,875.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Rajiv RamaswamiEVPSell4,900$26.33$129,017.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Eric BrandtCFOSell2,500$26.98$67,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Nancy H HandelDirectorSell9,296$26.86$249,690.56View SEC Filing  
7/31/2013Thomas F LagattaEVPSell34,605$27.86$964,095.30View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Rajiv RamaswamiEVPSell2,500$27.35$68,375.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2013Scott A McgregorCEOSell25,000$34.00$850,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/3/2013Scott A McgregorCEOSell25,000$33.46$836,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Henry SamueliChairmanSell75,000$33.41$2,505,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$35.41$35,410.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Robert A RangoEVPSell23,750$35.25$837,187.50View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Henry SamueliChairmanSell100,000$35.74$3,574,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$35.80$2,685,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Michael E HurlstonEVPSell5,000$36.26$181,300.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Rajiv RamaswamiEVPSell4,900$36.31$177,919.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013Scott A McgregorCEOSell75,000$36.00$2,700,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/10/2013Robert A RangoEVPSell9,450$34.00$321,300.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2013Robert A RangoEVPSell23,900$33.65$804,235.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013Henry SamueliChairmanSell75,000$32.84$2,463,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2013Arthur ChongVPSell65,105$35.00$2,278,675.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2013Henry SamueliChairmanSell25,000$35.00$875,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2013John E MajorDirectorSell1,000$35.00$35,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2013Neil Y KimEVPSell43,429$35.00$1,520,015.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2013Scott A McgregorCEOSell20,000$34.19$683,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Scott A McgregorCEOSell20,000$32.19$643,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Henry SamueliChairmanSell350,000$32.55$11,392,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2012Rajiv RamaswamiEVPSell3,000$30.57$91,710.00View SEC Filing  
10/2/2012Scott A McgregorCEOSell20,000$34.32$686,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Robert A RangoEVPSell2,700$35.25$95,175.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012Daniel A MarottaEVPSell1,322$35.35$46,732.70View SEC Filing  
8/8/2012Rajiv RamaswamiEVPSell3,000$33.84$101,520.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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