Rambus Company Profile (NASDAQ:RMBS)

About Rambus

Rambus logoRambus Inc. produces semiconductor and intellectual property (IP) products, spanning memory and interfaces to security, sensors and lighting. The Company's products are integrated into devices and systems, powering and securing diverse applications, including big data and media platforms. Its segments include Memory and Interfaces Division (MID) and Cryptography Research Division (CRD). The Company has over four operational units, including MID, CRD, emerging solutions division (ESD), and lighting and display technologies (LDT). MID focuses on the design, development and licensing of technology that is related to memory and interfaces. CRD focuses on the design, development and licensing of technologies for chip and system security, anti-counterfeiting and mobile payments. ESD includes its computational sensing and imaging group along with its development efforts in the area of emerging technologies. LDT focuses on the design, development and licensing of technologies for lighting.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor- Memory Chips
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductors
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: RMBS
  • CUSIP: 75091710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.56
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $13.19
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $13.14
  • 52-Week Range: $11.13 - $14.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 209.50
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.46
  • P/E Growth: 1.31
  • Market Cap: $1.40B
  • Outstanding Shares: 110,788,000
  • Beta: 0.99
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 2.03%
  • Return on Equity: 9.64%
  • Return on Assets: 6.78%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.30%
  • Current Ratio: 4.23%
  • Quick Ratio: 4.12%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $14.88 (18.34% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/9/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$14.50View Rating Details
1/31/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$13.50View Rating Details
12/5/2016Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$16.00View Rating Details
10/4/2016Benchmark Co.Reiterated RatingPositiveView Rating Details
8/31/2016Roth CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$16.00View Rating Details
7/20/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$14.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
6/3/2016WunderlichInitiated CoverageBuy$15.00View Rating Details
3/7/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$14.00View Rating Details
10/20/2015Topeka Capital MarketsLower Price TargetBuy$15.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/17/2017        
1/30/2017Q416$0.16$0.16$96.00 million$97.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2016Q316$0.13$0.16$86.60 million$89.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/18/2016Q216$0.13$0.15$74.44 million$76.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/18/2016Q116$0.12$0.13$73.25 million$72.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/25/2016Q415$0.15$0.18$73.72 million$76.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/19/2015Q315$0.15$0.14$76.21 million$73.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/20/2015Q215$0.13$0.13$73.23 million$72.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/20/2015Q115$0.06$0.14$72.88 million$72.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q414$0.06$0.07$72.40 million$72.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2014Q314$0.05$0.13$71.00 million$69.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2014Q214$0.05$0.16$76.00 million$76.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2014Q114$0.03$0.17$72.48 million$78.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q413$0.02$0.14$73.33 million$73.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313($0.02)$0.15$70.50 million$73.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q2 2013$0.04$0.06$57.00 million$57.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013Q1 2013($0.04)$0.11$67.00 million$66.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q4 2012($0.12)$0.07$60.00 million$57.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/18/2012($0.04)$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012($0.20)($0.29)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/19/2012($0.23)($0.25)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012($0.03)($0.26)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/20/2011($0.01)$0.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/21/2011($0.14)($0.10)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/21/2011($0.06)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.30$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.64 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.72 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q4 20161$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q1 20171$0.11$0.11$0.11
Q2 20171$0.11$0.11$0.11
Q3 20171$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q4 20171$0.14$0.14$0.14
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 78.78%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/21/2017Jae KimSVPSell9,845$12.65$124,539.25View SEC Filing  
2/2/2017Laura StarkSVPSell4,010$12.71$50,967.10View SEC Filing  
1/30/2017David A ShrigleyDirectorSell5,000$13.76$68,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Jae KimSVPSell1,733$14.08$24,400.64View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Penny HerscherDirectorSell30,000$13.56$406,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Jae KimSVPSell9,851$13.35$131,510.85View SEC Filing  
10/28/2016David A ShrigleyDirectorSell5,000$12.01$60,050.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2016Eric B StangDirectorSell13,618$12.70$172,948.60View SEC Filing  
10/6/2016Laura StarkSVPSell4,010$12.51$50,165.10View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Penny HerscherDirectorSell6,809$12.43$84,635.87View SEC Filing  
9/6/2016Laura StarkSVPSell4,010$14.35$57,543.50View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Jae KimSVPSell1,733$14.08$24,400.64View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Jae KimSVPSell9,851$13.87$136,633.37View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Laura StarkSVPSell6,753$13.58$91,705.74View SEC Filing  
7/28/2016David A ShrigleyDirectorSell5,000$13.79$68,950.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Satish RishiSVPSell4,000$13.99$55,960.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2016Ronald D BlackCEOSell29,528$13.51$398,923.28View SEC Filing  
7/19/2016Satish RishiSVPSell2,000$13.49$26,980.00View SEC Filing  
7/6/2016Laura StarkSVPSell4,010$11.55$46,315.50View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Laura StarkSVPSell4,010$12.41$49,764.10View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016Laura StarkSVPSell5,284$11.21$59,233.64View SEC Filing  
4/28/2016David A ShrigleyDirectorSell5,000$12.20$61,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/6/2016Laura StarkSVPSell5,229$13.42$70,173.18View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Satish RishiCFOSell2,000$13.60$27,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Laura StarkSVPSell5,270$12.83$67,614.10View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Jae KimSVPSell14,549$10.69$155,528.81View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Jae KimSVPSell14,232$10.68$151,997.76View SEC Filing  
10/28/2015Eric B StangDirectorSell8,000$10.35$82,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Penny HerscherDirectorSell6,709$11.66$78,226.94View SEC Filing  
8/17/2015Jae KimSVPSell22,982$13.50$310,257.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Jae KimSVPSell22,660$14.18$321,318.80View SEC Filing  
4/21/2015Jae KimSVPSell1,235$14.32$17,685.20View SEC Filing  
4/6/2015Jae KimSVPSell19,342$12.55$242,742.10View SEC Filing  
10/31/2014Eric B StangDirectorSell8,000$11.18$89,440.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2014Penny HerscherDirectorSell8,265$12.21$100,915.65View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Charles KissnerDirectorSell8,265$12.08$99,841.20View SEC Filing  
7/30/2014David A ShrigleyDirectorSell20,500$11.93$244,565.00View SEC Filing  
1/30/2014Charles KissnerDirectorSell12,500$8.94$111,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/22/2013Eric B StangDirectorSell12,000$9.25$111,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
DateHeadline
News IconRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Price Target At $15.25 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:RMBS)
transcriptdaily.com - February 24 at 8:04 AM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Rambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) is Heading? - Winfield Review (NASDAQ:RMBS)
winfieldreview.com - February 24 at 8:04 AM
News IconNetSTAR, Inc. Announces New MobileApp Compass™ at Mobile World Congress 2017 (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.onenewspage.com - February 24 at 12:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus to Present at Two Investor Conferences in March (NASDAQ:RMBS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 12:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRAMBUS INC Financials (NASDAQ:RMBS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 7:41 PM
marketexclusive.com logoInsider Trading Activity Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) – SVP Sold 9,845 shares of Stock (NASDAQ:RMBS)
marketexclusive.com - February 22 at 7:44 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRambus to Showcase the Future of Mobile Payments and Smart Ticketing at MWC 2017 (NASDAQ:RMBS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:44 PM
marketexclusive.com logoInsider Trading Activity Rambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) – SVP Sold 9,845 shares of Stock (NASDAQ:RMBS)
marketexclusive.com - February 22 at 9:38 AM
News IconMarket Review: Focusing on This Stock: Rambus Inc. (RMBS) - Baldwin Journal (NASDAQ:RMBS)
baldwinjournal.com - February 18 at 8:20 AM
News IconEarnings According to Analysts for Rambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS)? - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:RMBS)
aikenadvocate.com - February 18 at 8:20 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoRAMBUS INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NASDAQ:RMBS)
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 7:54 PM
marketnewsvideo.com logoAnalyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Rambus Ranks As a Top Pick (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.marketnewsvideo.com - February 16 at 7:12 PM
News IconFocusing on the Numbers for Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) - Midway Monitor (NASDAQ:RMBS)
midwaymonitor.com - February 15 at 1:02 AM
News IconRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) EPS Estimate At $0.14 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:RMBS)
transcriptdaily.com - February 13 at 8:43 AM
News IconRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Daily Sentiment Score At 0.293 - Stock Observer (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 12 at 12:42 AM
streetinsider.com logoUPDATE: JPMorgan Upgrades Rambus Inc. (RMBS) to Overweight - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.streetinsider.com - February 9 at 11:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus upgraded by JP Morgan (NASDAQ:RMBS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 11:31 PM
News IconEPS Target Of Rambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS)Set At $0.14 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:RMBS)
transcriptdaily.com - February 8 at 11:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus Introduces High Bandwidth Memory PHY on GLOBALFOUNDRIES FX-14™ ASIC Platform Using 14nm LPP Process Technology (NASDAQ:RMBS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 11:23 PM
nasdaq.com logoRelative Strength Alert For Rambus - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.nasdaq.com - February 6 at 7:40 PM
News IconRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Bearish Target At $17 - Stock Observer (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.thestockobserver.com - February 6 at 7:40 PM
News IconRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Price Target Set At $15.25 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:RMBS)
transcriptdaily.com - February 6 at 7:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus (RMBS) Posts In-Line Q4 Earnings, Revenues Beat (NASDAQ:RMBS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 11:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus Unveils 56G SerDes PHYs on Leading-Edge FinFET Technology (NASDAQ:RMBS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 1 at 11:49 PM
baystreet.ca logoRambus Inc. (RMBS) Drops Ahead of Earnings (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.baystreet.ca - February 1 at 4:39 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Rambus Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:RMBS)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 4:39 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoRambus Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:RMBS)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 4:39 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:09 pm Rambus reports EPS in-line, beats on revs; guides Q1 in-line (NASDAQ:RMBS)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 4:39 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of RMBS earnings conference call or presentation 30-Jan-17 10:00pm GMT (NASDAQ:RMBS)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 1 at 4:39 AM
seekingalpha.com logoRambus' (RMBS) CEO Ron Black on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha (NASDAQ:RMBS)
seekingalpha.com - January 31 at 10:00 PM
streetinsider.com logoRambus (RMBS): Snowbush Impairment Is Transitory - Jefferies - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.streetinsider.com - January 31 at 10:00 PM
thestreet.com logoFutures, Asia Lower As Trump Uncertainty Weighs Ahead of Earnings (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.thestreet.com - January 31 at 1:26 AM
News IconTechnical Trading: Focus on Shares of Rambus Inc. (RMBS) - Market Point (NASDAQ:RMBS)
mtptnews.com - January 30 at 8:21 PM
News IconSetting the Table For Earnings, Stock In Focus: Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:RMBS)
aikenadvocate.com - January 30 at 8:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoRambus Inc. Announces 9% Fall In Q4 Profit - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.nasdaq.com - January 30 at 8:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoEarnings Reaction History: Rambus Inc., 37.5% Follow-Through Indicator, 7.4% Sensitive - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.nasdaq.com - January 30 at 8:21 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoRambus reports 4Q loss (NASDAQ:RMBS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 8:21 PM
News IconValue Composite Score Update on Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) - The Tribune (NASDAQ:RMBS)
lakecitytribune.com - January 29 at 8:26 AM
capitalcube.com logoRambus, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:RMBS) : January 27, 2017 (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 28 at 6:10 AM
capitalcube.com logoRambus, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : RMBS-US : January 26, 2017 (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 27 at 2:20 AM
News IconSPT pilots Rambus Ecebs HCE ticketing (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.greensheet.com - January 26 at 3:41 AM
4-traders.com logoRambus : SPT First to Pilot Rambus Ecebs HCE Ticketing (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.4-traders.com - January 26 at 3:41 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoSPT First to Pilot Rambus Ecebs HCE Ticketing (NASDAQ:RMBS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 3:41 AM
4-traders.com logoRambus Ecebs : to Debut HCE Ticketing Solutions At Transport Ticketing Global (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.4-traders.com - January 25 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus to Showcase SerDes and Memory PHY Solutions at DesignCon (NASDAQ:RMBS)
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 9:48 PM
News IconRambus unveils HCE ticketing solution (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.greensheet.com - January 24 at 12:55 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRambus Ecebs to Debut HCE Ticketing Solutions At Transport Ticketing Global (NASDAQ:RMBS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 7:54 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoRambus Ecebs Makes Travel Easier with Launch of HCE Ticketing Solution (NASDAQ:RMBS)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 9:02 AM
News IconRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Daily Sentiment Score At 0 - Stock Observer (NASDAQ:RMBS)
www.thestockobserver.com - January 23 at 12:19 AM
News IconEPS Estimate Of Rambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) At $0.13 - Transcript Daily (NASDAQ:RMBS)
transcriptdaily.com - January 23 at 12:19 AM

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What is Rambus' stock symbol?

Rambus trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "RMBS."

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

8 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Rambus' shares. Their predictions range from $13.50 to $16.00. On average, they expect Rambus' stock price to reach $14.88 in the next year.

When will Rambus announce their earnings?

Rambus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 17th 2017.

Who owns Rambus stock?

Rambus' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (3.86%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.73%), State Street Corp (2.47%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.77%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.21%) and Credit Agricole S A (0.18%). Company insiders that own Rambus stock include David A Shrigley, Eric B Stang, Jae Kim, Laura Stark, Penny Herscher, Ronald D Black and Satish Rishi.

Who sold Rambus stock? Who is selling Rambus stock?

Rambus' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Oxford Asset Management, Two Sigma Investments LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky, Baird Financial Group Inc. and New York State Teachers Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Rambus stock in the last year include David A Shrigley, Eric B Stang, Jae Kim, Laura Stark, Penny Herscher, Ronald D Black and Satish Rishi.

Who bought Rambus stock? Who is buying Rambus stock?

Rambus' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Credit Agricole S A, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Cipher Capital LP and Ramsey Quantitative Systems.

How do I buy Rambus stock?

Shares of Rambus 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 Rambus stock cost?

One share of Rambus stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.57.

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff