About Cavium (NASDAQ:CAVM)
Cavium, Inc. designs, develops, and markets semiconductor processors for intelligent and secure networks in the United States and internationally. The company offers integrated semiconductor processors that enable intelligent processing for wired and wireless infrastructure and cloud for networking, communications, storage, and security applications. Its products consist of multi-core processors for embedded and data center applications, network connectivity for server and switches, storage connectivity, and security processors for offload and appliance, as well as a suite of embedded security protocols that enable unified threat management, secure connectivity, network perimeter protection, and deep packet inspection. The company sells software subscriptions of embedded Linux operating system, related development tools, application software stacks, and support and professional services. It offers its products under the OCTEON, OCTEON Fusion-M, OCTEON XL, OCTEON TX, LiquidIO, LiquidSecurity, NITROX, ThunderX, ThunderX2, Xpliant, and XPA, as well as QLogic and FastLinQ names. Cavium, Inc. primarily sells its products to original equipment manufacturers and mega data centers directly or through their contract manufacturers, as well as through channels and original design manufacturers. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Semiconductors & related devices
SectorComputer and Technology
Trailing P/E Ratio1,056.63
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$984.02 million
Price / Sales6.00
Cash Flow$3.1133 per share
Price / Cash27.09
Book Value$11.26 per share
Price / Book7.49
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.08
Return on Equity6.16%
Return on Assets2.98%
Cavium (NASDAQ:CAVM) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Cavium's stock symbol?
Cavium trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CAVM."
How were Cavium's earnings last quarter?
Cavium Inc (NASDAQ:CAVM) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, January, 31st. The semiconductor provider reported $0.83 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.81 by $0.02. The semiconductor provider had revenue of $260.36 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $260.05 million. Cavium had a positive return on equity of 6.16% and a negative net margin of 6.12%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.56 EPS. View Cavium's Earnings History.
When is Cavium's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for CAVM?
15 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Cavium's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Cavium's share price to reach $79.10 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Cavium.
What are Wall Street analysts saying about Cavium stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Cavium stock:
- 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Cavium, Inc. is engaged in providing semiconductor processors that enable networking, communications, storage, video and security applications. The Company offers software compatible processors with functionality in enterprise, data-center, broadband/consumer and access and service provider equipment. Its processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tools and application support, hardware reference designs and other services. Cavium, Inc., formerly known as Cavium Networks, Inc., is headquartered in Mountain View, California. " (1/23/2018)
- 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We expect management to echo previous comments regarding a lack of visibility as it pertains to a China telco recovery ." (8/4/2017)
Who are some of Cavium's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Cavium include STMicroelectronics (STM), Kyocera (KYO), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Xilinx (XLNX), Maxim Integrated Products (MXIM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), IPG Photonics (IPGP), Marvell Technology Group (MRVL), ON Semiconductor (ON), Qorvo (QRVO), ASE INDL HLDG C/S (ASX), Microsemi (MSCC), UMC (UMC), Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l (SMI) and Cypress Semiconductor (CY).
Who are Cavium's key executives?
Cavium's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Syed B. Ali, Co-Founder, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 59)
- Mr. Muhammad Raghib Hussain, Co-Founder & COO (Age 46)
- Mr. Arthur D. Chadwick, CFO, VP of Fin. & Admin. and Principal Accounting Officer (Age 61)
- Mr. Vincent P. Pangrazio, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
- Mr. Anil K. Jain, Corp. VP of IC Engineering (Age 61)
Has Cavium been receiving favorable news coverage?
Press coverage about CAVM stock has trended positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cavium earned a media sentiment score of 0.34 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the semiconductor provider an impact score of 43.35 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.
Who are Cavium's major shareholders?
Cavium's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.99%), BlackRock Inc. (4.52%), Farallon Capital Management LLC (2.70%), UBS Group AG (2.57%), Natixis (2.28%) and Cowen Inc. (2.23%). Company insiders that own Cavium stock include Anil Kumar Jain, Anthony S Thornley, Arthur D Chadwick, C N Reddy, Muhammad Raghib Hussain, Sanjay Mehrotra, Syed Ali and Vincent P Pangrazio. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cavium.
Which institutional investors are selling Cavium stock?
CAVM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royal Bank of Canada, Stephens Investment Management Group LLC, Franklin Resources Inc., Chicago Capital Management LLC, Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado, Millennium Management LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC and Polar Asset Management Partners Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Cavium company stock in the last year include Anil Kumar Jain, Anthony S Thornley, Arthur D Chadwick, Muhammad Raghib Hussain, Sanjay Mehrotra, Syed Ali and Vincent P Pangrazio. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cavium.
Which institutional investors are buying Cavium stock?
CAVM stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Farallon Capital Management LLC, Natixis, Cowen Inc., UBS Group AG, Alpine Associates Management Inc., Omni Partners LLP, Highbridge Capital Management LLC and GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC.. Company insiders that have bought Cavium stock in the last two years include Arthur D Chadwick and Muhammad Raghib Hussain. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cavium.
How do I buy shares of Cavium?
Shares of CAVM 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 Cavium's stock price today?
One share of CAVM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $84.34.
How big of a company is Cavium?
Cavium has a market capitalization of $5.94 billion and generates $984.02 million in revenue each year. The semiconductor provider earns $-68,850,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.08 on an earnings per share basis. Cavium employs 1,895 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Cavium?
Cavium's mailing address is 2315 NORTH FIRST STREET, SAN JOSE CA, 95131. The semiconductor provider can be reached via phone at 408-943-7100 or via email at [email protected]
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