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NASDAQ:MPWR

Monolithic Power Systems Stock Competitors

$401.61
+13.17 (+3.39%)
(As of 05/25/2022 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$384.53
$408.19
50-Day Range
$386.71
$512.21
52-Week Range
$331.69
$580.00
Volume
370,584 shs
Average Volume
507,151 shs
Market Capitalization
$18.73 billion
P/E Ratio
69.72
Dividend Yield
0.72%
Beta
1.01

Monolithic Power Systems (NASDAQ:MPWR) Vs. NVDA, AVGO, INTC, TXN, ADI, MU, MRVL, MCHP, SWKS, and FSLR

Should you be buying Monolithic Power Systems stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Monolithic Power Systems include NVIDIA (NVDA), Broadcom (AVGO), Intel (INTC), Texas Instruments (TXN), Analog Devices (ADI), Micron Technology (MU), Marvell Technology (MRVL), Microchip Technology (MCHP), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), and First Solar (FSLR). These companies are all part of the "semiconductors" industry.

Monolithic Power Systems vs.

NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) and Monolithic Power Systems (NASDAQ:MPWR) are both large-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, risk, profitability, valuation, community ranking and media sentiment.

NVIDIA has a beta of 1.59, meaning that its stock price is 59% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Monolithic Power Systems has a beta of 1.01, meaning that its stock price is 1% more volatile than the S&P 500.

55.2% of NVIDIA shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 94.0% of Monolithic Power Systems shares are held by institutional investors. 4.5% of NVIDIA shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 2.0% of Monolithic Power Systems shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

In the previous week, NVIDIA had 20 more articles in the media than Monolithic Power Systems. MarketBeat recorded 38 mentions for NVIDIA and 18 mentions for Monolithic Power Systems. Monolithic Power Systems' average media sentiment score of 0.56 beat NVIDIA's score of 0.13 indicating that Monolithic Power Systems is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
NVIDIA
4 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
12 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
Monolithic Power Systems
3 Very Positive mention(s)
5 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
1 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

NVIDIA currently has a consensus target price of $306.09, suggesting a potential upside of 80.32%. Monolithic Power Systems has a consensus target price of $555.25, suggesting a potential upside of 38.26%. Given NVIDIA's higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe NVIDIA is more favorable than Monolithic Power Systems.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
NVIDIA
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
25 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.84
Monolithic Power Systems
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00

NVIDIA has a net margin of 36.24% compared to Monolithic Power Systems' net margin of 20.75%. NVIDIA's return on equity of 42.99% beat Monolithic Power Systems' return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
NVIDIA 36.24% 42.99% 25.17%
Monolithic Power Systems 20.75% 22.80% 17.82%

NVIDIA pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.1%. Monolithic Power Systems pays an annual dividend of $3.00 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.7%. NVIDIA pays out 4.2% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Monolithic Power Systems pays out 52.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Monolithic Power Systems has raised its dividend for 5 consecutive years. Monolithic Power Systems is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

NVIDIA has higher revenue and earnings than Monolithic Power Systems. NVIDIA is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Monolithic Power Systems, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NVIDIA$26.91 billion18.37$9.75 billion$3.8544.12
Monolithic Power Systems$1.21 billion15.51$242.02 million$5.7669.72

NVIDIA received 1897 more outperform votes than Monolithic Power Systems when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 77.68% of users gave Monolithic Power Systems an outperform vote while only 71.50% of users gave NVIDIA an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
NVIDIAOutperform Votes
2579
71.50%
Underperform Votes
1028
28.50%
Monolithic Power SystemsOutperform Votes
682
77.68%
Underperform Votes
196
22.32%

Summary

NVIDIA beats Monolithic Power Systems on 14 of the 22 factors compared between the two stocks.


New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding MPWR and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NASDAQ and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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Monolithic Power Systems (NASDAQ:MPWR) vs. Its Competitors

MetricMonolithic Power SystemsSemiconductors & related devices IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$18.73B$21.24B$12.17B$5.69B
Dividend Yield0.72%2.02%3.79%3.17%
P/E Ratio69.7226.3924.2713.19
Price / Sales15.5121.93758.9398.59
Price / Cash73.3123.8154.7583.83
Price / Book14.134.6711.914.62
Net Income$242.02M$917.36M$781.33M$240.36M
7 Day Performance-3.62%-0.95%-0.63%-0.54%
1 Month Performance1.84%-1.04%-5.23%-8.00%
1 Year Performance18.46%-14.93%-15.17%-26.89%

Monolithic Power Systems Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
NVDA
NVIDIA
2.7608 of 5 stars
$169.75
+5.1%
$309.22
+82.2%
+8.5%$494.44B$26.91B44.1222,473Earnings Report
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
AVGO
Broadcom
3.4673 of 5 stars
$531.63
+1.4%
$681.96
+28.3%
+15.7%$217.05B$27.45B30.3120,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
INTC
Intel
3.2032 of 5 stars
$42.20
+1.3%
$53.58
+27.0%
-25.8%$172.56B$79.02B7.01121,100
TXN
Texas Instruments
3.0603 of 5 stars
$170.01
+1.3%
$193.11
+13.6%
-9.9%$156.77B$18.34B19.4531,000Analyst Downgrade
ADI
Analog Devices
3.0574 of 5 stars
$162.32
+0.3%
$200.45
+23.5%
-0.9%$84.37B$7.32B45.9824,700Analyst Revision
MU
Micron Technology
3.6006 of 5 stars
$67.87
+1.9%
$113.88
+67.8%
-16.4%$75.79B$27.71B8.5443,000Analyst Upgrade
Short Interest ↓
MRVL
Marvell Technology
2.8644 of 5 stars
$53.96
+3.0%
$93.50
+73.3%
+12.3%$45.90B$4.46B-99.936,729Analyst Report
News Coverage
MCHP
Microchip Technology
3.3214 of 5 stars
$68.06
+1.4%
$94.85
+39.4%
-12.0%$37.84B$6.82B30.0519,500Insider Selling
SWKS
Skyworks Solutions
3.6371 of 5 stars
$101.70
+1.8%
$174.23
+71.3%
-40.2%$16.37B$5.11B12.3611,000Ex-Dividend
FSLR
First Solar
2.4663 of 5 stars
$66.04
+2.2%
$88.18
+33.5%
-11.7%$7.04B$2.92B32.864,800Short Interest ↓
LSCC
Lattice Semiconductor
2.6889 of 5 stars
$48.32
+1.6%
$72.43
+49.9%
-6.4%$6.65B$515.33M60.40856Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Short Interest ↑
SLAB
Silicon Laboratories
2.3545 of 5 stars
$141.48
+2.6%
$197.00
+39.2%
+6.9%$5.18B$720.86M2.971,667
POWI
Power Integrations
2.6848 of 5 stars
$79.01
-1.6%
$106.80
+35.2%
-2.0%$4.61B$703.28M28.22773
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
2.6633 of 5 stars
$78.61
+0.1%
$105.57
+34.3%
+1.9%$4.50B$1.78B14.241,481
ALTR
Altair Engineering
2.6243 of 5 stars
$52.47
+1.4%
$82.25
+56.8%
-19.9%$4.19B$532.18M-291.482,800
SMTC
Semtech
2.4142 of 5 stars
$59.51
+1.8%
$83.50
+40.3%
-4.0%$3.81B$740.86M30.991,439Upcoming Earnings
MTSI
MACOM Technology Solutions
2.8948 of 5 stars
$51.36
+2.3%
$76.44
+48.8%
-7.0%$3.59B$606.92M18.211,100Insider Selling
DIOD
Diodes
2.4464 of 5 stars
$71.79
+0.6%
$102.33
+42.5%
-3.9%$3.25B$1.81B12.518,921
SPWR
SunPower
2.0365 of 5 stars
$16.46
+3.2%
$22.42
+36.2%
-27.4%$2.86B$1.32B-109.733,660
AMBA
Ambarella
2.6264 of 5 stars
$75.11
+2.6%
$176.36
+134.8%
-23.6%$2.86B$331.86M-102.89899Upcoming Earnings
MXL
MaxLinear
2.7 of 5 stars
$35.78
+1.4%
$69.60
+94.5%
-1.5%$2.77B$892.40M39.761,503
RMBS
Rambus
2.1348 of 5 stars
$23.79
+0.9%
$31.33
+31.7%
+25.1%$2.62B$328.30M-56.64690
AOSL
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor
2.6665 of 5 stars
$39.01
+4.8%
$66.00
+69.2%
+29.0%$1.06B$656.90M2.413,939
NPTN
NeoPhotonics
1.9798 of 5 stars
$15.25
+0.9%
$15.80
+3.6%
+49.1%$815.48M$290.29M-23.831,157
CEVA
CEVA
2.575 of 5 stars
$33.53
+1.9%
$58.50
+74.5%
-24.3%$778.03M$122.71M335.30476
NVEC
NVE
1.8981 of 5 stars
$48.85
+3.1%
N/A-29.0%$235.99M$26.99M16.2846Short Interest ↑
GSIT
GSI Technology
1.3332 of 5 stars
$3.55
flat
N/A-45.1%$86.92M$33.38M-4.86178Gap Down
QUIK
QuickLogic
1.8181 of 5 stars
$5.88
+1.7%
$10.00
+70.1%
+4.1%$72.89M$12.69M-11.3148
This page was last updated on 5/26/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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