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NASDAQ:MCHP

Microchip Technology - MCHP Stock Forecast, Price & News

$74.28
+0.57 (+0.77%)
(As of 08/15/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$73.17
$74.63
50-Day Range
$56.14
$73.71
52-Week Range
$54.33
$90.00
Volume
4.33 million shs
Average Volume
5.00 million shs
Market Capitalization
$41.04 billion
P/E Ratio
27.31
Dividend Yield
1.49%
Price Target
$89.73

Microchip Technology MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.86 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
20.8% Upside
$89.73 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.40% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-1.22
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.99mentions of Microchip Technology in the last 14 days
Based on 14 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$597,211 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
2.23%
From $5.38 to $5.50 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

3.49 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

3rd out of 664 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

1st out of 98 stocks

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About Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP) Stock

Microchip Technology Incorporated develops, manufactures, and sells smart, connected, and secure embedded control solutions in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. The company offers general purpose 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers; 32-bit embedded microprocessors markets; and specialized microcontrollers for automotive, industrial, computing, communications, lighting, power supplies, motor control, human machine interface, security, wired connectivity, and wireless connectivity applications. It also provides development tools that enable system designers to program microcontroller and microprocessor products for specific applications; field-programmable gate array (FPGA) products; and analog, interface, mixed signal, and timing products comprising power management, linear, mixed-signal, high-voltage, thermal management, discrete diodes and metal oxide semiconductor field effect transistors (MOSFETS), radio frequency (RF), drivers, safety, security, timing, USB, Ethernet, wireless, and other interface products. In addition, the company offers memory products consisting of serial electrically erasable programmable read-only memory, serial flash memories, parallel flash memories, serial static random access memories, and serial electrically erasable random access memories for the production of very small footprint devices; and licenses its SuperFlash embedded flash and NVM technologies to foundries, integrated device manufacturers, and design partners for use in the manufacture of microcontroller products, gate array, RF, analog, and neuromorphic compute products that require embedded non-volatile memory, as well as provides engineering services. Further, it offers wafer foundry and assembly, and test subcontracting manufacturing services; and timing systems products, application specific integrated circuits, and aerospace products. Microchip Technology Incorporated was incorporated in 1989 and is headquartered in Chandler, Arizona.

Microchip Technology Price Performance

NASDAQ:MCHP traded up $0.34 during trading hours on Monday, hitting $74.05. 110,053 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 5,002,346. The firm has a market cap of $40.91 billion, a P/E ratio of 27.01, a P/E/G ratio of 0.94 and a beta of 1.62. Microchip Technology has a 52 week low of $54.33 and a 52 week high of $90.00. The business's fifty day simple moving average is $63.53 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $68.18. The company has a quick ratio of 1.17, a current ratio of 1.78 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.27.

Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 2nd. The semiconductor company reported $1.37 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.27 by $0.10. Microchip Technology had a return on equity of 44.90% and a net margin of 21.34%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.88 EPS. On average, research analysts anticipate that Microchip Technology will post 5.38 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Microchip Technology Increases Dividend

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 2nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 19th will be given a dividend of $0.301 per share. This is an increase from Microchip Technology's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 18th. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.63%. Microchip Technology's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 40.44%.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Needham & Company LLC increased their price objective on Microchip Technology from $75.00 to $92.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. StockNews.com raised Microchip Technology from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, May 17th. BMO Capital Markets reduced their price objective on Microchip Technology from $95.00 to $85.00 in a report on Tuesday, May 10th. Bank of America cut their price target on Microchip Technology from $85.00 to $74.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, June 29th. Finally, Cowen raised their price target on Microchip Technology from $60.00 to $72.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, seventeen have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat.com, Microchip Technology currently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $89.73.

Insider Buying and Selling at Microchip Technology

In other Microchip Technology news, VP Mitchell R. Little sold 1,970 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.29, for a total transaction of $130,591.30. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 16,730 shares in the company, valued at $1,109,031.70. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. In other news, VP Mitchell R. Little sold 3,674 shares of Microchip Technology stock in a transaction dated Monday, May 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.66, for a total value of $244,908.84. Following the transaction, the vice president now owns 13,056 shares in the company, valued at $870,312.96. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, VP Mitchell R. Little sold 1,970 shares of Microchip Technology stock in a transaction dated Thursday, May 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $66.29, for a total value of $130,591.30. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now owns 16,730 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,109,031.70. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 8,970 shares of company stock worth $597,211 over the last 90 days. Corporate insiders own 2.00% of the company's stock.

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MCHP Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/3 Dividend
5/19/2022
Dividend Payable
6/03/2022
Last Earnings
8/02/2022
Today
8/15/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/2 Dividend
8/18/2022
Dividend Payable
9/02/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022
Fiscal Year End
3/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-Industry
Semiconductors
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:MCHP
CUSIP
59501710
Employees
21,000
Year Founded
1989

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$89.73
High Stock Price Forecast
$125.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$61.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+20.8%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.86
Research Coverage
21 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.29 billion
Pretax Margin
25.39%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.82 billion
Cash Flow
$6.54 per share
Book Value
$10.60 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
541,434,000
Market Cap
$41.04 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.62

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MCHP Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Microchip Technology stock right now?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Microchip Technology in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings, 16 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" MCHP shares.
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What is Microchip Technology's stock price forecast for 2022?

21 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Microchip Technology's shares. Their MCHP share price forecasts range from $61.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $89.73 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have MCHP shares performed in 2022?

Microchip Technology's stock was trading at $87.06 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, MCHP stock has decreased by 14.7% and is now trading at $74.28.
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When is Microchip Technology's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 3rd 2022.
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How were Microchip Technology's earnings last quarter?

Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 2nd. The semiconductor company reported $1.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.27 by $0.10. Microchip Technology had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 44.90% and a net margin of 21.34%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.88 EPS.

How often does Microchip Technology pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Microchip Technology?

Microchip Technology declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Friday, August 19th will be given a dividend of $0.301 per share on Friday, September 2nd. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 18th. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28.
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Is Microchip Technology a good dividend stock?

Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP) pays an annual dividend of $1.10 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.49%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 20 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 40.44%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, MCHP will have a dividend payout ratio of 20.00% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Microchip Technology issued on next quarter's earnings?

Microchip Technology updated its second quarter 2023 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.42-$1.46 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.34. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.02 billion-$2.10 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.96 billion.

What is Steve Sanghi's approval rating as Microchip Technology's CEO?

534 employees have rated Microchip Technology Chief Executive Officer Steve Sanghi on Glassdoor.com. Steve Sanghi has an approval rating of 90% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Microchip Technology own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Microchip Technology investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Alibaba Group (BABA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Applied Materials (AMAT), Lam Research (LRCX) and Broadcom (AVGO).

What is Microchip Technology's stock symbol?

Microchip Technology trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MCHP."

Who are Microchip Technology's major shareholders?

Microchip Technology's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dodge & Cox (5.83%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.80%), Northern Trust Corp (1.35%), Van ECK Associates Corp (0.83%), Pictet Asset Management SA (0.83%) and Platinum Investment Management Ltd. (0.70%). Insiders that own company stock include Ganesh Moorthy, James Eric Bjornholt, John P Sexton, Karlton D Johnson, Matthew W Chapman, Mitchell R Little, Richard J Simoncic, Stephen V Drehobl, Steve Sanghi and Wade F Meyercord.
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How do I buy shares of Microchip Technology?

Shares of MCHP stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Microchip Technology's stock price today?

One share of MCHP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.28.

How much money does Microchip Technology make?

Microchip Technology (NASDAQ:MCHP) has a market capitalization of $41.04 billion and generates $6.82 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $1.29 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.72 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Microchip Technology have?

The company employs 21,000 workers across the globe.

Does Microchip Technology have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Microchip Technology: Atmel, EqcoLogic, HI-TECH Software, IDENT Technology, ISSC Technologies Corp, LegUp Computing, MBarb Malta Limited, Micrel, Microchip Communications LLC, Microchip Malta BMD Limited, Microchip Technology (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Microchip Technology Caldicot Limited, Microchip Technology Ireland Limited, Microchip Technology LLC, Microchip Technology Malta Limited, Microsemi, Microsemi Corp. – Holding, Microsemi Corp. – Holding 2, Microsemi Corporation, Microsemi IOM Limited, Microsemi SoC Corp., Microsemi Storage Solutions Inc., Novocell Semiconductor, PowerSmart, R&E International, Roving Networks, SMSC, Silicon Storage Technology, Supertex, Tekron, and ZeroG Wireless.
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When was Microchip Technology founded?

Microchip Technology was founded in 1989.

How can I contact Microchip Technology?

Microchip Technology's mailing address is 2355 W CHANDLER BLVD, CHANDLER AZ, 85224. The official website for the company is www.microchip.com. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at (480) 792-7200, via email at ir@microchip.com, or via fax at 480-899-9210.

This page (NASDAQ:MCHP) was last updated on 8/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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