CEVA Company Profile (NASDAQ:CEVA)


CEVA logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) is a licensor of signal processing intellectual property (IP). The Company partners with semiconductor companies and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to create connected devices for a range of end markets, including mobile, consumer, automotive, industrial and Internet of things (IoT). The Company operates in the segment of licensing of intellectual property to semiconductor companies and electronic equipment manufacturers. CEVA addresses the requirements of the mobile, consumer, automotive, industrial and IoT markets by designing and licensing a range of application-specific signal processing platforms, which enable the design of solutions for developing a range of applications, including communications and connectivity, audio and voice, imaging and vision, and storage.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductors
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductors
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CEVA
  • CUSIP: 15721010
  • Web: www.ceva-dsp.com
  • Market Cap: $987.29 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,964,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $42.68
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $42.41
  • 52 Week Range: $28.15 - $49.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 60.19
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 43.33
  • P/E Growth: 1.61
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $80.9 million
  • Price / Sales: 12.35
  • Book Value: $10.49 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.34
  • EBITDA: $19.38 million
  • Net Margins: 20.52%
  • Return on Equity: 8.24%
  • Return on Assets: 7.25%
  • Current Ratio: 7.87%
  • Quick Ratio: 7.87%
  • Average Volume: 150,832 shs.
  • Beta: 0.71
  • Short Ratio: 6.01

Frequently Asked Questions for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)

What is CEVA's stock symbol?

CEVA trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CEVA."

How were CEVA's earnings last quarter?

CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CEVA) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $20.57 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $19.66 million. CEVA had a return on equity of 8.24% and a net margin of 20.52%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 20.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.21 EPS. View CEVA's Earnings History.

When will CEVA make its next earnings announcement?

CEVA is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for CEVA.

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

7 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for CEVA's stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $53.00. On average, they expect CEVA's share price to reach $46.33 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for CEVA.

Who are some of CEVA's key competitors?

Who are CEVA's key executives?

CEVA's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Peter McManamon, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Gideon Wertheizer, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Yaniv Arieli, Chief Financial Officer
  • Issachar Ohana, Executive Vice President and Vice President - Worldwide Sales
  • Eliyahu Ayalon, Independent Director
  • Zvi Limon, Independent Director
  • Bruce A. Mann, Independent Director
  • Maria Marced, Independent Director
  • Sven-Christer Nilsson, Independent Director

How do I buy CEVA stock?

Shares of CEVA 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 CEVA's stock price today?

One share of CEVA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $45.50.

MarketBeat Community Rating for CEVA (NASDAQ CEVA)
Community Ranking:  3.6 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  375 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  142 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  517
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CEVA and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: $46.33 (1.83% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
Price Target History for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
Analysts' Ratings History for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/3/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$54.00 -> $53.00MediumView Rating Details
7/31/2017Roth CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$47.00 -> $53.00MediumView Rating Details
6/5/2017Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy -> Buy$42.00 -> $50.00HighView Rating Details
5/15/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$37.00 -> $42.00N/AView Rating Details
3/27/2017WunderlichReiterated RatingBuy$40.00LowView Rating Details
1/11/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuy$40.00N/AView Rating Details
1/11/2017William BlairReiterated RatingMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
5/2/2016Topeka Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetBuy$27.00 -> $28.00N/AView Rating Details
2/4/2016Chardan CapitalUpgradeBuy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
1/11/2016Ladenburg Thalmann Financial ServicesUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$29.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
Earnings by Quarter for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
Earnings History by Quarter for CEVA (NASDAQ CEVA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/31/2017$0.28N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017$0.27$0.28$19.66 million$20.57 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.19$0.28$20.98 million$21.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/1/2017Q416$0.28$0.32$20.60 million$21.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$0.22$0.24$17.67 million$17.85 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216$0.18$0.21$17.02 million$17.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.16$0.17$16.21 million$16.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q415$0.17$0.17$15.65 million$16.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.16$0.17$15.42 million$16.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215($0.01)$0.06$13.09 million$13.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.07$0.08$13.25 million$13.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q414$0.02($0.08)$13.20 million$13.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.10$0.12$13.85 million$14.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q2$0.04($0.06)$10.54 million$9.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114$0.13$0.16$12.16 million$13.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q413$0.15$0.19$12.03 million$14.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.06$0.06$10.29 million$10.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.13$0.15$11.96 million$12.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.15$0.13$12.58 million$12.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2013Q4 2012$0.19$0.19$13.01 million$13.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.17$0.16$12.34 million$12.01 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.17$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.22$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012$0.22$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.21$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2011$0.20$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2011$0.17$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20171$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q4 20171$0.26$0.26$0.26
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.90%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 86.72%
Insider Trades by Quarter for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/3/2017Peter McmanamonDirectorSell1,497$45.00$67,365.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017Gideon WertheizerCEOSell898$42.25$37,940.50View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017Issachar OhanaEVPSell3,900$42.40$165,360.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2017Sven Christer NilssonDirectorSell9,172$42.38$388,709.36View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017Louis SilverDirectorSell11,295$42.51$480,150.45View SEC Filing  
5/16/2017Peter McmanamonDirectorSell28,000$42.74$1,196,720.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Yaniv ArieliCFOSell59,764$42.91$2,564,473.24View SEC Filing  
5/11/2017Gideon WertheizerCEOSell30,332$42.50$1,289,110.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2017Issachar OhanaEVPSell5,361$41.84$224,304.24View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Bruce MannDirectorSell24,204$31.85$770,897.40View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Bruce MannDirectorSell1,796$31.85$57,202.60View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Gideon WertheizerCEOSell43,342$31.41$1,361,372.22View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell73,500$29.65$2,179,275.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2016Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell155,100$29.40$4,559,940.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell121,268$27.24$3,303,340.32View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell147,055$27.08$3,982,249.40View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Sven Christer NilssonDirectorSell9,750$27.03$263,542.50View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Gideon WertheizerCEOSell8,684$27.44$238,288.96View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Issachar OhanaEVPSell3,900$27.50$107,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Yaniv ArieliCFOSell35,732$27.10$968,337.20View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Louis SilverDirectorSell26,000$26.21$681,460.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell177,308$26.57$4,711,073.56View SEC Filing  
5/4/2016Bruce MannDirectorSell26,000$26.30$683,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/23/2015Eliyahu AyalonDirectorSell19,168$25.07$480,541.76View SEC Filing  
11/18/2015Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell99,596$25.19$2,508,823.24View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell31,896$25.13$801,546.48View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell12,700$25.33$321,691.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Bruce MannDirectorSell19,985$24.90$497,626.50View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell143,780$25.13$3,613,191.40View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015Senvest Management, LlcMajor ShareholderSell168,772$23.69$3,998,208.68View SEC Filing  
8/28/2015Louis SilverDirectorSell5,500$18.96$104,280.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Louis SilverDirectorSell1,000$19.70$19,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015Peter McmanamonDirectorSell28,000$20.00$560,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015Richard R MashaalMajor ShareholderSell41,998$21.48$902,117.04View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Issachar OhanaEVPSell20,514$21.51$441,256.14View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015Dan S TocatlyDirectorSell7,386$20.00$147,720.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Zvi LimonDirectorSell26,614$20.00$532,280.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015Bruce MannDirectorSell26,000$19.50$507,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Bruce MannDirectorSell26,000$14.40$374,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014Dan S TocatlyDirectorSell3,250$15.31$49,757.50View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Zvi LimonDirectorSell3,250$15.24$49,530.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Bruce MannDirectorSell48,220$16.50$795,630.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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