NASDAQ:CAVM - Cavium Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$86.23 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 01:43 AM ET)
Previous Close$86.23
Today's RangeN/A
52-Week Range$56.96 - $92.66
Average Volume1.02 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.04 billion
P/E Ratio1,077.88
Dividend YieldN/A
Cavium logoCavium, 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Semiconductors & related devices
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.77
Current Ratio2.94
Quick Ratio2.36


Trailing P/E Ratio1,077.88
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$984.02 million
Price / Sales6.14
Cash Flow$3.1345 per share
Price / Cash27.51
Book Value$11.26 per share
Price / Book7.66


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.08
Net Income$-68,850,000.00
Net Margins-6.12%
Return on Equity6.16%
Return on Assets2.98%


Outstanding Shares70,020,000
Market Cap$6.04 billion

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) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 31st. The semiconductor provider reported $0.83 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.81 by $0.02. The semiconductor provider earned $260.36 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $260.05 million. Cavium had a negative net margin of 6.12% and a positive return on equity of 6.16%. Cavium's revenue was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.56 earnings per share. View Cavium's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for CAVM?

12 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Cavium's shares. Their predictions range from $40.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect Cavium's stock price to reach $78.8889 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Cavium.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cavium?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cavium in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Cavium.

Who are some of Cavium's key competitors?

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?

News articles about CAVM stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cavium earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the semiconductor provider an impact score of 46.88 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for Cavium.

Who are Cavium's major shareholders?

Cavium's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.73%), FMR LLC (4.31%), Alpine Associates Management Inc. (2.29%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.16%), Omni Partners LLP (1.99%) and Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P (1.72%). 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 Natixis, Fred Alger Management Inc., FMR LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Oak Ridge Investments LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. 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 Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P, Omni Partners LLP, Hudson Bay Capital Management LP, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Water Island Capital LLC, Inverness Counsel LLC NY, Alpine Associates Management Inc. and FNY Investment Advisers LLC. 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 $86.23.

How big of a company is Cavium?

Cavium has a market capitalization of $6.04 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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cavium (NASDAQ CAVM)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  699 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  516 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,215
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cavium and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CAVM will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CAVM will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/21/2018 by Staff

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