Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. lessened its holdings in Broadcom Inc (NASDAQ:AVGO) by 4.5% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 67,922 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock after selling 3,200 shares during the quarter. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V.’s holdings in Broadcom were worth $19,552,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of AVGO. Pinnacle Bank lifted its holdings in Broadcom by 128.2% in the 2nd quarter. Pinnacle Bank now owns 89 shares of the semiconductor manufacturer’s stock valued at $26,000 after purchasing an additional 50 shares in the last quarter. First Financial Corp IN purchased a new position in Broadcom in the 1st quarter valued at $30,000. Daiwa SB Investments Ltd. purchased a new position in Broadcom in the 1st quarter valued at $30,000. Destination Wealth Management purchased a new position in Broadcom in the 1st quarter valued at $41,000. Finally, Lenox Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Broadcom in the 1st quarter worth $44,000. Institutional investors own 83.13% of the company’s stock.
AVGO opened at $276.06 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $108.33 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.66, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.33 and a beta of 0.92. The company has a quick ratio of 1.13, a current ratio of 1.26 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.53. The business’s 50 day moving average is $283.20 and its two-hundred day moving average is $286.23. Broadcom Inc has a 52 week low of $208.23 and a 52 week high of $323.20.Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) last released its earnings results on Thursday, June 13th. The semiconductor manufacturer reported $5.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $5.18 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $5.52 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.70 billion. Broadcom had a return on equity of 32.81% and a net margin of 15.92%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 10.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $4.88 earnings per share. Equities analysts expect that Broadcom Inc will post 17.23 EPS for the current fiscal year.
In other Broadcom news, SVP Bryan Ingram sold 11,922 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of $278.58, for a total transaction of $3,321,230.76. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink. Also, insider Hock E. Tan sold 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, June 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $264.00, for a total value of $5,280,000.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 65,388 shares of company stock worth $18,198,482 in the last ninety days. 3.30% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
A number of analysts have issued reports on the company. ValuEngine downgraded Broadcom from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. Royal Bank of Canada assumed coverage on Broadcom in a research note on Tuesday, July 23rd. They issued an “outperform” rating and a $320.00 target price for the company. UBS Group cut their target price on Broadcom from $325.00 to $310.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, June 14th. Summit Redstone raised Broadcom to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 14th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group cut their price objective on Broadcom from $370.00 to $324.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Friday, June 14th. Ten investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-nine have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $304.32.
Broadcom Company Profile
Broadcom Inc designs, develops, and supplies a range of semiconductor devices with a focus on complex digital and mixed signal complementary metal oxide semiconductor based devices and analog III-V based products worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Wired Infrastructure, Wireless Communications, Enterprise Storage, and Industrial & Other.
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