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S&P 500   3,978.73
DOW   32,120.28
QQQ   291.26
S&P 500   3,978.73
DOW   32,120.28
QQQ   291.26
S&P 500   3,978.73
DOW   32,120.28
QQQ   291.26

Monolithic Power Systems Stock Competitors

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

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
4 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
8 Neutral mention(s)
12 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
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)

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
0 Sell rating(s)
6 Hold rating(s)
25 Buy rating(s)
1 Strong Buy rating(s)
Monolithic Power Systems
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
9 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)

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.

NVIDIAOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes
Monolithic Power SystemsOutperform Votes
Underperform Votes


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)
2.7608 of 5 stars
+8.5%$494.44B$26.91B44.1222,473Earnings Report
Dividend Announcement
Analyst Report
3.4673 of 5 stars
+15.7%$217.05B$27.45B30.3120,000Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
3.2032 of 5 stars
Texas Instruments
3.0603 of 5 stars
-9.9%$156.77B$18.34B19.4531,000Analyst Downgrade
Analog Devices
3.0574 of 5 stars
-0.9%$84.37B$7.32B45.9824,700Analyst Revision
Micron Technology
3.6006 of 5 stars
-16.4%$75.79B$27.71B8.5443,000Analyst Upgrade
Short Interest ↓
Marvell Technology
2.8644 of 5 stars
+12.3%$45.90B$4.46B-99.936,729Analyst Report
News Coverage
Microchip Technology
3.3214 of 5 stars
-12.0%$37.84B$6.82B30.0519,500Insider Selling
Skyworks Solutions
3.6371 of 5 stars
First Solar
2.4663 of 5 stars
-11.7%$7.04B$2.92B32.864,800Short Interest ↓
Lattice Semiconductor
2.6889 of 5 stars
-6.4%$6.65B$515.33M60.40856Analyst Upgrade
Insider Selling
Short Interest ↑
Silicon Laboratories
2.3545 of 5 stars
Power Integrations
2.6848 of 5 stars
Cirrus Logic
2.6633 of 5 stars
Altair Engineering
2.6243 of 5 stars
2.4142 of 5 stars
-4.0%$3.81B$740.86M30.991,439Upcoming Earnings
MACOM Technology Solutions
2.8948 of 5 stars
-7.0%$3.59B$606.92M18.211,100Insider Selling
2.4464 of 5 stars
2.0365 of 5 stars
2.6264 of 5 stars
-23.6%$2.86B$331.86M-102.89899Upcoming Earnings
2.7 of 5 stars
2.1348 of 5 stars
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor
2.6665 of 5 stars
1.9798 of 5 stars
2.575 of 5 stars
1.8981 of 5 stars
N/A-29.0%$235.99M$26.99M16.2846Short Interest ↑
GSI Technology
1.3332 of 5 stars
N/A-45.1%$86.92M$33.38M-4.86178Gap Down
1.8181 of 5 stars
This page was last updated on 5/26/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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