MaxLinear Company Profile (NYSE:MXL)

About MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)

MaxLinear logoMaxLinear, Inc. is a provider of radio frequency (RF) and mixed-signal integrated circuits for cable and satellite broadband communications and the connected home, and wired and wireless infrastructure markets. The Company's RF receiver products capture and process digital and analog broadband signals to be decoded for various applications. These products include both RF receivers and RF receiver systems-on-chip (SoCs), which incorporate its radio system architecture and the functionality necessary to receive and demodulate broadband signals, modem solutions, and physical medium devices that provide a constant current source, current-to-voltage regulation, and data alignment and retiming functionality in optical interconnect applications. It provides semiconductor solutions for the connected home, specifically Multimedia over Coax Alliance (MoCA) solutions. It sells its products to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), module makers and original design manufacturers (ODMs).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductors
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductors
  • Symbol: NYSE:MXL
  • CUSIP: 57776J10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.51 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 66,543,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $22.81
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $26.40
  • 52 Week Range: $18.26 - $32.47
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.76
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.26
  • P/E Growth: 0.85
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $376.48 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.10
  • Book Value: $5.42 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.28
  • EBITDA: $86.87 million
  • Net Margins: 9.95%
  • Return on Equity: 22.29%
  • Return on Assets: 14.64%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.04%
  • Current Ratio: 2.34%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.64%
  • Average Volume: 756,153 shs.
  • Beta: 0.58
  • Short Ratio: 6.68

Frequently Asked Questions for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)

What is MaxLinear's stock symbol?

MaxLinear trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MXL."

How were MaxLinear's earnings last quarter?

MaxLinear, Inc (NYSE:MXL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.27 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $104.18 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $107.77 million. MaxLinear had a net margin of 9.95% and a return on equity of 22.29%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.50 EPS. View MaxLinear's Earnings History.

When will MaxLinear make its next earnings announcement?

MaxLinear is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for MaxLinear.

Where is MaxLinear's stock going? Where will MaxLinear's stock price be in 2017?

7 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for MaxLinear's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $33.50. On average, they anticipate MaxLinear's stock price to reach $30.42 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for MaxLinear.

Are investors shorting MaxLinear?

MaxLinear saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,861,911 shares, an increase of 56.5% from the August 15th total of 3,107,194 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 878,863 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.5 days. Approximately 8.0% of the shares of the company are short sold.

Who are some of MaxLinear's key competitors?

Who are MaxLinear's key executives?

MaxLinear's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Kishore V. Seendripu Ph.D.,, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Adam C. Spice, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Curtis C. Ling Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer, Director
  • Connie H. Kwong, Corporate Controller and Principal Accounting Officer
  • Michael J. LaChance, Vice President - Operations
  • William G. Torgerson, Vice President, General Manager Broadband Group
  • Dana McCarty, Vice President, Global Sales
  • Madhukar Reddy Ph.D., Vice President- Central Engineering
  • Brendan Walsh, Vice President- Product Line Marketing, Infrastructure Group
  • Thomas E. Pardun, Lead Independent Director

How do I buy MaxLinear stock?

Shares of MaxLinear 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 MaxLinear's stock price today?

One share of MaxLinear stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.20.

MarketBeat Community Rating for MaxLinear (NYSE MXL)
Community Ranking:  3.7 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  322 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  118 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  440
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MaxLinear 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 MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $30.42 (31.11% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
Price Target History for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
Analysts' Ratings History for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$32.00 -> $30.00MediumView Rating Details
8/9/2017Roth CapitalLower Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $33.50N/AView Rating Details
8/9/2017Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$34.00 -> $33.00HighView Rating Details
7/17/2017Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetBuy -> Buy$34.00 -> $32.00HighView Rating Details
12/20/2016Susquehanna Bancshares IncInitiated CoveragePositive$26.00N/AView Rating Details
12/9/2016Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetBuy$24.00 -> $28.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2016Chardan CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/26/2016Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageBuy$20.00N/AView Rating Details
2/20/2016William BlairReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/7/2016Maxim GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$18.00 -> $19.00N/AView Rating Details
10/26/2015JMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Outperform$15.00 -> $18.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/16/2015 forward)


Earnings History for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
Earnings by Quarter for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
Earnings History by Quarter for MaxLinear (NYSE MXL)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2017$0.33N/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2017Q2 2017$0.23$0.27$107.77 million$104.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q1 2017$0.24$0.28$88.02 million$88.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2017Q4 2016$0.35$0.38$85.90 million$87.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q316$0.40$0.43$16.14 million$96.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2016Q216$0.44$0.50$101.94 million$101.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q1$0.45$0.47$102.16 million$102.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/8/2016Q4$0.44$0.46$99.02 million$98.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.34$0.40$94.65 million$95.19 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215$0.22$0.21$70.28 million$70.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$0.07$0.09$34.53 million$35.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2015Q414$0.04$0.05$32.53 million$32.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314($0.06)($0.07)$32.45 million$32.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.11$0.13$35.23 million$35.59 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014Q114($0.03)($0.01)$31.79 million$32.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.07$0.06$31.96 million$31.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.08$0.08$31.67 million$31.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.06$0.11$28.50 million$29.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.03$0.07$26.54 million$26.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q4 2012$0.02$0.02$25.50 million$24.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2012Q312$0.07$0.13$27.36 million$27.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.01$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012($0.07)($0.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2012($0.04)($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011($0.01)($0.05)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011($0.02)($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2011$0.01$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.10
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q2 20172$0.22$0.30$0.26
Q3 20172$0.27$0.29$0.28
Q4 20172$0.28$0.34$0.31
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 11.92%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.52%
Insider Trades by Quarter for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/30/2017Madhukar ReddyVPSell52,979$31.32$1,659,302.28View SEC Filing  
5/26/2017Steven CraddockDirectorSell20,000$30.86$617,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017Connie H KwongInsiderSell1,218$31.49$38,354.82View SEC Filing  
5/25/2017Thomas E PardunDirectorSell21,149$31.13$658,368.37View SEC Filing  
5/23/2017Albert J MoyerDirectorSell21,149$31.86$673,807.14View SEC Filing  
5/22/2017Madhukar ReddyVPSell60,000$31.68$1,900,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2017Madhukar ReddyVPSell27,019$31.14$841,371.66View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017Donald E SchrockDirectorSell30,766$30.92$951,284.72View SEC Filing  
5/15/2017Connie H. KwongInsiderSell1,724$31.06$53,547.44View SEC Filing  
5/15/2017Michael J LachanceVPSell40,000$31.12$1,244,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2016Brendan WalshVPSell10,000$19.49$194,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2016Connie H KwongInsiderSell743$22.01$16,353.43View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016Connie H. KwongInsiderSell2,009$21.51$43,213.59View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016Brendan WalshVPSell12,500$18.04$225,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Brendan WalshVPSell12,500$20.24$253,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2016Thomas E PardunDirectorSell18,000$20.39$367,020.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Steven CraddockDirectorSell18,770$20.62$387,037.40View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Connie H KwongInsiderSell3,796$19.99$75,882.04View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016William TorgersonVPSell20,000$20.17$403,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Michael J LachanceVPSell30,000$19.45$583,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2016Curtis LingInsiderSell1,200$19.00$22,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/5/2016Curtis LingInsiderSell36,800$18.15$667,920.00View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016Curtis LingInsiderSell4,800$19.02$91,296.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Brendan WalshVPSell12,500$17.52$219,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Curtis LingInsiderSell31,103$16.02$498,270.06View SEC Filing  
12/10/2015Brendan WalshVPSell12,500$16.24$203,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Michael J LachanceVPSell20,000$16.84$336,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Albert J MoyerDirectorSell11,544$16.50$190,476.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2015Michael J LachanceVPSell4,597$10.39$47,762.83View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Michael J LachanceVPSell20,403$10.22$208,518.66View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell9,510$7.52$71,515.20View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Madhukar ReddyVPSell3,400$9.77$33,218.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell25,000$9.65$241,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell12,500$9.67$120,875.00View SEC Filing  
7/25/2014Madhukar ReddyVPSell3,400$9.26$31,484.00View SEC Filing  
7/17/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell25,000$10.04$251,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014Madhukar ReddyVPSell10,200$10.02$102,204.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell25,000$10.10$252,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Curtis LingInsiderSell12,296$10.04$123,451.84View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Curtis LingInsiderSell7,300$10.03$73,219.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Madhukar ReddyVPSell3,400$9.17$31,178.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014Justin ScarpullaVPSell19,614$9.17$179,860.38View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell25,000$8.56$214,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/16/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell25,000$8.78$219,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/21/2014Curtis LingInsiderSell4,600$10.00$46,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell25,000$9.86$246,500.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Curtis LingInsiderSell7,879$10.01$78,868.79View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell25,000$9.62$240,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/14/2014Justin ScarpullaVPSell10,000$9.88$98,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/13/2014Madhukar ReddyVPSell7,033$10.09$70,962.97View SEC Filing  
1/16/2014Kishore SeendripuCEOSell25,000$10.81$270,250.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Kishore SeendripuCEOSell25,000$8.86$221,500.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013William TorgersonVPSell1,752$8.20$14,366.40View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013Michael LachanceVPSell4,060$8.08$32,804.80View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Michael LachanceVPSell10,940$8.02$87,738.80View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Justin ScarpullaVPSell8,000$8.48$67,840.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Brian SpragueVPSell6,141$8.59$52,751.19View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Brian SpragueVPSell6,000$8.49$50,940.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
Latest Headlines for MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL)
DateHeadline logoContrasting MaxLinear (MXL) & Its Competitors - October 12 at 10:36 AM logoShort Interest Expands By 16.6% For MXL - October 12 at 7:14 AM logoThe Math Shows XSD Can Go To $74 - Nasdaq - October 6 at 9:37 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $115.62 Million - September 29 at 9:46 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.33 Per Share - September 27 at 4:26 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - September 24 at 6:18 PM logoMaxLinear Ku-Band Satellite Technology Selected by MTI for Sky Q Wideband LNBs - September 22 at 9:58 AM logoShort Interest in MaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Rises By 56.5% - September 19 at 1:20 AM logoMaxLinear Debuts Breakthrough AirPHY™ Wireless Technology Delivering Multi-Gigabit Data Rates Through Concrete Walls and Non-Metallic Barriers Up to 12-Inches Thick - September 19 at 12:54 AM logoMaxLinear In A Challenging Transition, But The Upside Is Interesting - Seeking Alpha - September 15 at 6:33 AM logoMaxLinear’s Full Duplex DOCSIS® Technology Enables Symmetrical Multi-Gigabit Internet Speeds - September 15 at 6:33 AM logoMaxLinear Launches Industry-First Integrated ATSC Tuner-Demodulator ICs for Cost-Effective Cord-Cutter Products - September 15 at 6:33 AM logoETFs with exposure to MaxLinear, Inc. : September 2, 2017 - September 2 at 6:32 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - August 30 at 8:56 PM logoMaxLinear, Inc. :MXL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 29, 2017 - August 30 at 7:03 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc. :MXL-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 29, 2017 - August 30 at 7:03 AM logoBrainChip Appoints Ryan A. Benton as Chief Financial Officer - August 15 at 2:32 AM logoAnalyzing NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) & MaxLinear (MXL) - August 14 at 12:52 PM logoMaxLinear, Inc (NYSE:MXL) Rating Lowered to C+ at TheStreet - August 12 at 4:02 PM logoOversold Conditions For MaxLinear (MXL) - August 10 at 1:23 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about MaxLinear Inc. - August 10 at 1:23 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.04 EPS - August 9 at 10:06 PM logoMaxLinear's (MXL) CEO Kishore Seendripu on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - August 9 at 3:16 PM logoEdited Transcript of MXL earnings conference call or presentation 8-Aug-17 8:30pm GMT - August 9 at 3:16 PM logoMaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Given New $30.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG - August 9 at 2:08 PM logoMaxLinear, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - GlobeNewswire (press release) - August 9 at 2:06 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - August 9 at 2:06 AM logoMaxLinear tops 2Q profit forecasts - August 9 at 2:06 AM logoSemiconductor Stocks Q2 Earnings on Aug 8: DIOD, MXL & DLGNF - Nasdaq - August 7 at 8:17 PM logoMaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - August 5 at 8:56 PM logoMXL Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level - August 3 at 6:07 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc (NYSE:MXL) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.23 Per Share - August 2 at 2:50 PM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for MaxLinear, Inc (NYSE:MXL) Cut by William Blair - July 28 at 11:01 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Given New $32.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank AG - July 21 at 11:06 PM logoMagnaChip Semiconductor (MX) Catches Eye: Stock Rises 5.3% - July 15 at 6:46 AM logoPMC-Sierra (PMCS) and MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL) Head-To-Head Survey - July 14 at 9:31 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Review Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - July 14 at 6:44 AM logo$107.74 Million in Sales Expected for MaxLinear, Inc (NYSE:MXL) This Quarter - July 13 at 11:44 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc (MXL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - July 11 at 8:50 PM logoMaxLinear, Inc (NYSE:MXL) Price Target Raised to $34.00 at Stifel Nicolaus - July 4 at 4:42 PM logoMaxLinear Wave-2 Technology Picked by Comtrend for New Powerline Adapter - July 1 at 3:01 AM logoMaxLinear (MXL) Presents At Stifel 2017 Technology, Internet & Media Conference - Slideshow - June 6 at 12:24 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc. to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences - GlobeNewswire (press release) - May 26 at 7:37 PM logoMaxLinear: How Much Higher Can We Go? - Seeking Alpha - May 26 at 7:37 PM logoMaxLinear, Inc. to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences - May 25 at 6:28 AM logoMaxLinear completes acquisition of Exar - May 12 at 7:21 PM logoMaxLinear, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Exar - May 12 at 10:03 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - GlobeNewswire (press release) - May 10 at 6:49 PM logoViXS Systems Sells Multimedia over Coaxial Alliance Business to MaxLinear (MXL) for $5M - - April 12 at 8:34 AM logoMaxLinear, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Home Networking and Access Business from Marvell Technology Group Ltd. - April 5 at 8:32 AM



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