MoSys Company Profile (NASDAQ:MOSY)


MoSys logoMoSys, Inc. (MoSys), together with its subsidiaries, is a fabless semiconductor company focused on the development and sale of integrated circuits (ICs) for the high-speed networking, communications, storage and computing markets. The Company has developed approximately two IC product lines under the Bandwidth Engine and LineSpeed product names. Bandwidth Engine ICs integrate its 1T-SRAM high-density embedded memory with its integrated macro function technology and a serial interface protocol resulting in a monolithic memory IC solution optimized for transaction performance. The LineSpeed IC product line consists of non-memory, high-speed serialization-deserialization (SerDes), input/output (I/O) physical layer (PHY) devices with clock data recovery, gearbox and retimer functionality, which convert lanes of data received on line cards or by optical modules into various configurations and/or ensure signal integrity.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductors
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MOSY
  • CUSIP: 61971810
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $4.67 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 6,646,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.20
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.02
  • 52 Week Range: $0.55 - $8.30
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.50
  • P/E Growth: -0.01
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $5.78 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.80
  • Book Value: $1.66 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.42
  • EBIDTA: ($17,850,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -384.91%
  • Return on Equity: -63.63%
  • Return on Assets: -50.77%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.28%
  • Current Ratio: 6.27%
  • Quick Ratio: 5.69%
  • Average Volume: 182,279 shs.
  • Beta: 0.89
  • Short Ratio: 0.77

Frequently Asked Questions for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)

What is MoSys' stock symbol?

MoSys trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MOSY."

When did MoSys' stock split? How did MoSys' stock split work?

MoSys's stock reverse split before market open on Thursday, February 16th 2017. The 1-10 reverse split was announced on Tuesday, February 14th 2017. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the market closes on Wednesday, February 15th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of MoSys stock prior to the reverse split would have 10 shares after the split.

How were MoSys' earnings last quarter?

MoSys Inc. (NASDAQ:MOSY) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, March, 29th. The company reported ($0.64) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.60) by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $1.37 million for the quarter. MoSys had a negative net margin of 384.91% and a negative return on equity of 63.63%. View MoSys' Earnings History.

Where is MoSys' stock going? Where will MoSys' stock price be in 2017?

1 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for MoSys' shares. Their predictions range from $20.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate MoSys' stock price to reach $20.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for MoSys.

Are investors shorting MoSys?

MoSys saw a decline in short interest in April. As of April 28th, there was short interest totalling 499,041 shares, a decline of 19.1% from the April 13th total of 617,162 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 146,607 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.4 days.

Who are some of MoSys' key competitors?

Who owns MoSys stock?

MoSys' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Ingalls & Snyder LLC (15.32%), S Squared Technology LLC (6.25%), Herald Investment Management Ltd (2.59%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.17%), Bellecapital International Ltd. (1.36%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.21%). Company insiders that own MoSys stock include Chi-Ping Hsu, Leonard Charles Perham and Tommy Eng. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MoSys.

Who sold MoSys stock? Who is selling MoSys stock?

MoSys' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ingalls & Snyder LLC, Herald Investment Management Ltd, Bellecapital International Ltd., Royce & Associates LP, Vanguard Group Inc. and Renaissance Technologies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for MoSys.

How do I buy MoSys stock?

Shares of MoSys 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 MoSys stock cost?

One share of MoSys stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.70.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $20.00 (2,757.14% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/13/2017Benchmark Co.DowngradeSpeculative Buy -> HoldHighView Rating Details
2/8/2016Roth CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
Earnings by Quarter for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
Earnings History by Quarter for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/29/2017Q4 2016($0.60)($0.64)$1.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q316($0.06)($0.07)$2.02 million$1.57 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q216($0.07)($0.08)$1.79 million$1.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2016Q1($0.08)($0.08)$1.74 million$1.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415($0.09)($0.09)$1.46 million$1.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($0.12)($0.14)$1.39 million$1.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2015Q215($0.13)($0.09)$1.10 million$1.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2015Q115($0.15)($0.14)$1.16 billion$0.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2015Q414($0.18)($0.17)$1.20 million$1.15 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314($0.12)($0.14)$1.51 million$1.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/22/2014Q214($0.13)($0.12)$1.63 million$1.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2014Q114($0.11)($0.13)$1.35 million$1.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2014Q4($0.13)($0.11)$1.60 million$1.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/18/2013Q313($0.11)($0.14)$1.36 million$1.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/19/2013Q2 2013($0.11)($0.12)$1.36 million$1.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.17)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.06)($0.06)($0.06)
Q2 20171($0.05)($0.05)($0.05)
Q3 20171($0.04)($0.04)($0.04)
Q4 20171($0.02)($0.02)($0.02)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 30.52%
Insider Trades by Quarter for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/15/2016Leonard Charles PerhamCEOBuy14,902$0.38$5,662.76View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Tommy EngDirectorSell20,000$2.19$43,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Chi-Ping HsuDirectorSell20,000$2.12$42,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Leonard Charles PerhamCEOBuy312,500$1.60$500,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2015Thomas RiordanCOOBuy93,750$1.60$150,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2014Leonard Charles PerhamCEOBuy10,000$1.80$18,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014Leonard Charles PerhamCEOBuy40,000$1.73$69,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/27/2014Chi-Ping HsuDirectorSell20,000$4.50$90,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2014Tommy EngDirectorSell10,000$4.41$44,100.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Tommy EngDirectorSell20,000$4.57$91,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Leonard Charles PerhamCEOBuy250,000$4.00$1,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
Latest Headlines for MoSys (NASDAQ:MOSY)
DateHeadline logoMoSys Inc. (MOSY) Short Interest Update - May 15 at 12:28 PM logoMoSys misses by $0.03, misses on revenue - May 12 at 12:08 AM logoMoSys, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - May 11 at 7:06 PM logoMoSys reports 1Q loss - May 11 at 7:06 PM logoMoSys (MOSY) Earns Daily News Impact Score of -0.04 - May 2 at 10:56 PM logoETFs with exposure to MoSys, Inc. : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 4:39 PM logoMoSys (MOSY) Earning Negative News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 27 at 3:06 PM logoMoSys (MOSY) Receiving Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows - April 23 at 6:15 PM logoMoSys (MOSY) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of -0.21 - April 18 at 8:32 AM logoETFs with exposure to MoSys, Inc. : April 17, 2017 - April 17 at 5:52 PM logoMoSys (MOSY) Earns Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.31 - April 13 at 3:58 PM logoMoSys Inc. (MOSY) Downgraded to Hold at Benchmark Co. - April 13 at 9:12 AM logoMoSys revises operating plan, to cut 60% of workforce - April 13 at 8:46 AM logoBRIEF-Mosys says will reduce headcount by up to 60 pct with majority reductions in Santa Clara facility - April 12 at 7:32 PM
News IconBRIEF-MoSys to reduce about 60 pct of total workforce - April 12 at 7:32 PM logoMoSys Announces Revised Operating Plan - April 12 at 7:32 PM logoMoSys Inc. (MOSY) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $0.00 - April 8 at 10:12 AM logoETFs with exposure to MoSys, Inc. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 11:16 AM logoMOSYS, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 30 at 6:54 PM logoMoSys Inc. (MOSY) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.04 EPS - March 30 at 8:59 AM logoMoSys, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results - March 29 at 7:15 PM logoMOSYS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 29 at 7:15 PM logo8:06 am MoSys reports Q4 revenue declines ~12% to $1.4 mln, single analyst estimate $2 mln; Net loss was $4.2 mln or ($0.64) per share compared to a net loss of $6.5 mln or ($0.99) in prior year - March 29 at 7:15 PM logoBRIEF-Mosys Inc reports Q4 GAAP loss per share $2.18 - Reuters - March 29 at 9:43 AM logoMoSys, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results - GlobeNewswire (press release) - March 29 at 9:43 AM logoMoSys to Showcase Algorithmic TCAM Solution, P4 Programmable Search Support, and 25G and 100G PHY Family at OFC 2017 - March 21 at 11:43 AM logoForm 8-K MoSys, Inc. For: Mar 07 - - March 8 at 7:22 PM logoMOSYS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - March 7 at 6:24 PM logoMoSys Regains Compliance with NASDAQ Minimum Bid Price Listing Requirement - March 7 at 10:21 AM logoTop 5 Technology Penny Stocks to Watch for 2017 (MOSY, ANY) - March 2 at 9:28 AM logo18 Biggest Mid-Day Gainers For Friday - Benzinga - February 17 at 3:48 PM logoSplits Calendar: MoSys splits before market open today (1:10 ratio) - February 16 at 6:11 PM logoMoSys (MOSY) Announces Its 1-for-10 Reverse Stock Split Effective Date - February 15 at 1:14 AM logoMoSys Announces 1-for-10 Reverse Stock Split - February 14 at 8:13 PM logo4:09 pm MoSys will effect a 1-for-10 reverse stock split of its outstanding common stock; will be effective for trading purposes as of the commencement of trading on February 16 - February 14 at 8:13 PM logoMOSYS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits - February 14 at 8:13 PM logoMoSys to Present Searching Beyond TCAMs Using Its Programmable Search Engine at the Linley Cloud Hardware Conference 2017 - February 8 at 7:28 PM logoMoSys to Participate at the Benchmark Micro Cap Discovery Conference on December 1, 2016 - November 22 at 10:24 AM logoMOSYS, INC. Financials - November 17 at 5:53 PM logoLineSpeed Flex 28G MUX Doubles IDT RapidIO Switch Port Density for Backplane or 100G QSFP Applications - November 9 at 6:04 PM


MoSys (MOSY) Chart for Monday, May, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/22/2017 by Staff