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: Semiconductor - Specialized
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductors
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:CEVA
  • CUSIP: 15721010
  • Web: www.ceva-dsp.com
  • Market Cap: $923.55 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 21,553,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $38.59
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $34.87
  • 52 Week Range: $24.55 - $43.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 60.52
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 28.95
  • P/E Growth: 1.40
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $77.43 million
  • Price / Sales: 11.93
  • Book Value: $10.23 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.19
  • EBIDTA: $19.69 million
  • Net Margins: 18.03%
  • Return on Equity: 7.14%
  • Return on Assets: 6.25%
  • Current Ratio: 6.47%
  • Quick Ratio: 6.59%
  • Average Volume: 161,751 shs.
  • Beta: 0.82
  • Short Ratio: 3.86

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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.19 by $0.09. The business earned $21.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $20.98 million. CEVA had a net margin of 18.03% and a return on equity of 7.14%. The firm's revenue was up 29.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.17 earnings per share. View CEVA's Earnings History.

When will CEVA make its next earnings announcement?

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

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

7 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for CEVA's stock. Their predictions range from $36.00 to $42.00. On average, they expect CEVA's share price to reach $40.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for CEVA.

Who are some of CEVA's key competitors?

Who owns CEVA stock?

CEVA's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.83%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.02%), AWM Investment Company Inc. (5.26%), Ranger Investment Management L.P. (3.31%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.84%) and State Street Corp (2.68%). Company insiders that own CEVA stock include Bruce Mann, Eliyahu Ayalon, Gideon Wertheizer, Issachar Ohana, Louis Silver, Peter Mcmanamon, Senvest Management, Llc, Sven Christer Nilsson and Yaniv Arieli. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CEVA.

Who sold CEVA stock? Who is selling CEVA stock?

CEVA's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA, Morgan Stanley, Ranger Investment Management L.P., Kalmar Investments Inc. DE, Russell Investments Group Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co., EAM Investors LLC and United Services Automobile Association. Company insiders that have sold CEVA stock in the last year include Bruce Mann, Gideon Wertheizer, Issachar Ohana, Louis Silver, Peter Mcmanamon, Senvest Management, Llc, Sven Christer Nilsson and Yaniv Arieli. View Insider Buying and Selling for CEVA.

Who bought CEVA stock? Who is buying CEVA stock?

CEVA's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Teachers Advisors LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., State Street Corp, Menta Capital LLC, Skylands Capital LLC and Baillie Gifford & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for CEVA.

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.

How much does a share of CEVA stock cost?

One share of CEVA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.85.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: $40.00 (6.65% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/15/2017Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$37.00 -> $42.00N/AView Rating Details
4/25/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy$41.00 -> $42.00LowView 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
9/28/2016Roth CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$40.00N/AView Rating Details
9/28/2016Benchmark Co.Set Price TargetBuy$36.00N/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 5/26/2015 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
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: 4.60%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 88.78%
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
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)


Headline Trends for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
Latest Headlines for CEVA (NASDAQ:CEVA)
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Director Sells $388,709.36 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 7:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Director Sells $480,150.45 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 7:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWho Will Buy Imagination Technologies plc's MIPS Tech?
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 12:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CEVA earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 12:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to CEVA, Inc. : May 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 4:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Director Sells $1,196,720.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 7:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCEVA, Inc. :CEVA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 11:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: CEVA, Inc. (CEVA) CFO Sells 59,764 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 7:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 10:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$19.41 Million in Sales Expected for CEVA, Inc. (CEVA) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 14 at 10:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoGideon Wertheizer Sells 30,332 Shares of CEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 7:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Anticipate CEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Will Announce Earnings of $0.18 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 7:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: CEVA, Inc. (CEVA) EVP Sells 5,361 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 11:44 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTech Earnings Update: The Good, The (Not So) Bad, And The Ugly
seekingalpha.com - May 9 at 4:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoComposite Rating For Ceva Jumps To 96
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 4:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Given "Outperform" Rating at Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 10:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: CEVA INC to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIsrael's Ceva Q1 profit and revenue up, meets estimates
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 4:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Announces Earnings Results, Hits Estimates
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:08 PM
bizjournals.com logoCEVA, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
www.bizjournals.com - May 4 at 4:23 PM
bizjournals.com logoCEVA, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
www.bizjournals.com - May 4 at 4:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCeva Jumps 8%: Benchmark Ups Target to $42 on 'Robust Trends'
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 4:23 PM
marketbeat.com logoCeva meets 1Q profit forecasts
marketbeat.com - May 4 at 9:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA (CEVA) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 5:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoREMINDER: CEVA, Inc. First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call Set for May 4
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA (CEVA) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.56
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 10:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Short Interest Up 8.0% in March
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 7:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect CEVA (CEVA) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 10:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanaccord Genuity Boosts CEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Price Target to $42.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 3:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Negative Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect CEVA (CEVA) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 6:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $20.99 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 9:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 22 at 12:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoOppenheimer Holdings Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for CEVA, Inc. (CEVA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCEVA, Inc. Appoints Ran Soffer as Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Development
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 12:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA (CEVA) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 2:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 10:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA (CEVA) Given Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.37
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 9:18 AM
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www.bizjournals.com - April 13 at 7:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCEVA, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CEVA-US : April 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 12:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCEVA, Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 8:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades CEVA, Inc. (CEVA) to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 11:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Given "Buy" Rating at Wunderlich
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 5:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCEVA Group Plc Announces Extension of Consent Time in Private Exchange Offer and Consent Solicitation …
finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 4:31 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoCeva: Another Answer to the Intel-Mobileye Complex, Says Wunderlich
blogs.barrons.com - March 24 at 4:31 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCEVA, Inc. (CEVA) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 2:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCEVA INC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 5:34 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoCEVA INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report
biz.yahoo.com - March 10 at 5:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCEVA and ASTRI Unveil Dragonfly NB1, A Licensable NB-IoT Solution for Cost- and Power-Sensitive LTE IoT Devices
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 4:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCEVA's Bluetooth® 5 Low Energy IP Powers ON Semiconductor's Ultra-Low-Power Radio SoC for IoT and Connected Health and Wellness Devices
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:34 AM



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