Rambus Company Profile (NASDAQ:RMBS)

About Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)

Rambus logoRambus Inc. (Rambus) produces hardware and software technologies. The Company's segments include Memory and Interface Division (MID), which focuses the design, development, manufacturing through partnerships and licensing of technology and solutions that is related to memory and interfaces; Rambus Security Division (RSD), which focuses on the design, development and licensing of technologies for chip and system security, anti-counterfeiting, smart ticketing and mobile payments; Emerging Solutions Division (ESD), which encompasses its long-term research and development efforts in the area of emerging technologies, and Rambus Lighting Division (RLD), which focuses on the design, development and licensing of technologies for lighting. The Company collaborates with application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) and System-on-Chip (SoC) designers, foundries, Internet protocol (IP) developers, processor companies, electronic design automation (EDA) companies and validation laboratories.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Memory Chips (RAM)
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductors
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:RMBS
  • CUSIP: 75091710
  • Web: www.rambus.com
  • Market Cap: $1.42 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 111,729,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $12.06
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $12.68
  • 52 Week Range: $11.30 - $14.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 180.57
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.11
  • P/E Growth: 1.38
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $361.27 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.92
  • Book Value: $5.38 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.36
  • EBIDTA: $105.99 million
  • Net Margins: 2.20%
  • Return on Equity: 9.70%
  • Return on Assets: 6.87%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.28%
  • Current Ratio: 5.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 5.16%
  • Average Volume: 984,184 shs.
  • Beta: 0.87
  • Short Ratio: 5.49

Frequently Asked Questions for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)

What is Rambus' stock symbol?

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

How were Rambus' earnings last quarter?

Rambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) issued its earnings results on Monday, April, 24th. The company reported $0.17 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $97.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $95.52 million. Rambus had a return on equity of 9.70% and a net margin of 2.20%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 34.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.13 EPS. View Rambus' Earnings History.

When will Rambus make its next earnings announcement?

Rambus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Rambus.

What guidance has Rambus issued on next quarter's earnings?

Rambus updated its second quarter earnings guidance on Monday, April, 24th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.10-0.16 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.15. The company issued revenue guidance of $90-96 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $93.98 million.

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

5 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Rambus' stock. Their forecasts range from $13.50 to $16.00. On average, they expect Rambus' stock price to reach $15.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Rambus.

Who are some of Rambus' key competitors?

Who are Rambus' key executives?

Rambus' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Eric B. Stang, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Ronald D. Black Ph.D., President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Rahul Mathur, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Jae K. Kim, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Laura S. Stark, Senior Vice President, General Manager- Emerging Solutions Division
  • Emiko Higashi, Director
  • J. Thomas Bentley, Independent Director
  • Ellis Thomas Fisher, Independent Director
  • Penelope A. Herscher, Independent Director
  • Charles D. Kissner, Independent Director

Who owns Rambus stock?

Rambus' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.32%), Skylands Capital LLC (0.06%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.04%), Creative Planning (0.03%), Aperio Group LLC (0.03%) and Capstone Asset Management Co. (0.02%). Company insiders that own Rambus stock include David A Shrigley, Ellis Thomas Fisher, Eric B Stang, Jae Kim, Laura Stark, Penny Herscher, Ronald D Black and Satish Rishi. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Rambus.

Who sold Rambus stock? Who is selling Rambus stock?

Rambus' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Skylands Capital LLC and Capstone Asset Management Co.. Company insiders that have sold Rambus stock in the last year include David A Shrigley, Ellis Thomas Fisher, Eric B Stang, Jae Kim, Laura Stark, Penny Herscher, Ronald D Black and Satish Rishi. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rambus.

Who bought Rambus stock? Who is buying Rambus stock?

Rambus' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Aperio Group LLC, Creative Planning and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Rambus.

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.

What is Rambus' stock price today?

One share of Rambus stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.68.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Rambus (NASDAQ RMBS)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  139 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  187 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  326
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Rambus and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $15.00 (18.30% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/25/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$13.50HighView Rating Details
3/7/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweight -> Overweight$14.50N/AView Rating Details
12/5/2016Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$16.00N/AView Rating Details
10/4/2016Benchmark Co.Reiterated RatingPositiveN/AView Rating Details
8/31/2016Roth CapitalInitiated CoverageBuy$16.00N/AView Rating Details
7/20/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$14.00 -> $15.00N/AView Rating Details
6/3/2016WunderlichInitiated CoverageBuy$15.00N/AView Rating Details
3/7/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$14.00N/AView Rating Details
10/20/2015Topeka Capital MarketsLower Price TargetBuy$15.00 -> $14.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
Earnings by Quarter for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Rambus (NASDAQ RMBS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/24/2017$0.13N/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2017Q1 17$0.15$0.17$95.52 million$97.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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)


Earnings Estimates for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.49
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
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)


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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 79.23%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/12/2017Laura StarkSVPSell3,491$12.90$45,033.90View SEC Filing  
7/7/2017Ellis Thomas FisherDirectorSell1,703$12.50$21,287.50View SEC Filing  
6/12/2017Laura StarkSVPSell3,644$12.06$43,946.64View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017Laura StarkSVPSell3,992$12.46$49,740.32View SEC Filing  
4/12/2017Laura StarkSVPSell4,686$12.75$59,746.50View SEC Filing  
3/13/2017Laura StarkSVPSell3,810$13.10$49,911.00View SEC Filing  
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)


Headline Trends for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
Latest Headlines for Rambus (NASDAQ:RMBS)
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 8:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Rating Increased to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 10:26 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Rambus (RMBS) & Smart Global Holdings (SGH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 8:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus, Inc. (RMBS) SVP Sells $45,033.90 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 10:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoToday's Research Reports on Stocks to Watch: Rambus Inc. and Digital Ally
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 2:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : RMBS-US : July 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 2:33 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:RMBS) : July 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 4:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 4:30 PM
bizjournals.com logoChip patent holder Rambus, Inc. (RMBS) is exploring a possible ... - Silicon Valley Business Journal
www.bizjournals.com - July 11 at 7:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus' (RMBS) Stock Witnesses Over 9% Jump: Here's Why
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 7:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Rambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Director Sells 1,703 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 10:58 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoWall Street's M&A Chatter From July 7-9: ClubCorp, Rambus, Entellus Medical-Spirox, Sparton-Ultra Electronics
feeds.benzinga.com - July 10 at 7:43 AM
marketwatch.com logoRambus's stock spikes higher in active trade amid reports that a sale is being considered - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - July 9 at 9:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChip Firm Rambus Is Working With an Adviser to Pursue a Sale
finance.yahoo.com - July 9 at 12:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus's stock spikes higher in active trade amid reports that a sale is being considered
finance.yahoo.com - July 9 at 12:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Lifted to Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 4:46 PM
nasdaq.com logoRambus Shares Cross Above 200 DMA - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 8 at 2:05 PM
benzinga.com logoRambus Higher In Volatile Session Off Rumors Of Possible Sale - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - July 8 at 2:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 8:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Rambus (RMBS) and Adesto Technologies Corporation (IOTS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 2:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Rambus, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $93.06 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 9:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Rambus, Inc. (RMBS) Will Announce Earnings of $0.09 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 12:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Contrast: Rambus (RMBS) vs. EVERSPIN TECH (MRAM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 4:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus, Inc. (RMBS) Stock Rating Lowered by TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 2:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus, Inc. (RMBS) Rating Lowered to Strong Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 4:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Everspin Tech (MRAM) and Rambus (RMBS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 8:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus Launches JEDEC-Standard DDR4 NVRCD for Emerging NVDIMM Applications
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 10:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus, Inc. (RMBS) SVP Laura Stark Sells 3,644 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 7:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus, Inc. (RMBS) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 7:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus Inc. (RMBS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 7:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus Inc. (RMBS) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $93.06 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 12:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Rambus Inc. (RMBS) Will Post Earnings of $0.09 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 10:16 AM
streetinsider.com logoRambus (RMBS) Names Emiko Higashi to Board
www.streetinsider.com - June 6 at 1:15 AM
seekingalpha.com logoRambus Inc. joins with Interac to give Canadians Android Wallet payment option
seekingalpha.com - June 5 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus Teams with Google, Interac on Android Pay in Canada
finance.yahoo.com - June 5 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus Appoints Emiko Higashi to Its Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - June 5 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus to Present at Two Investor Conferences in June
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 9:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus Inc. (RMBS) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 7:53 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus and Cybertrust Partner to Secure Connected Devices
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 12:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus, PLDA and Avery Design Announce Comprehensive PCIe 4.0 Solution
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 7:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus to Demonstrate CryptoManager IoT Device Management with STMicroelectronics
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 7:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus Inc. (RMBS) SVP Sells $49,740.32 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 8:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus Launches Turnkey Secure Connectivity with CryptoManager IoT Device Management
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 6:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRambus Inc. (RMBS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 9:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$93.08 Million in Sales Expected for Rambus Inc. (RMBS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 12 at 1:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Expect Rambus Inc. (RMBS) Will Announce Earnings of $0.09 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus to Showcase New Off-the-Shelf LED Light Guides at LIGHTFAIR International 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 10:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus to Present at Two Investor Conferences in May
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Rambus, Inc. : May 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoRambus Introduces Off-the-Shelf LED Light Guides
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:24 PM



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