Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRVL) Director Michael G. Strachan sold 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, January 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $23.65, for a total transaction of $473,000.00. Following the sale, the director now owns 19,702 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $465,952.30. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.
Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) opened at $23.68 on Friday. Marvell Technology Group Ltd. has a 1-year low of $13.83 and a 1-year high of $24.22. The company has a market cap of $11,631.62, a price-to-earnings ratio of 30.75, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.43 and a beta of 1.12.
Marvell Technology Group (NASDAQ:MRVL) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 28th. The semiconductor company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.01. Marvell Technology Group had a net margin of 16.53% and a return on equity of 11.93%. The business had revenue of $616.00 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $613.49 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.20 EPS. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 5.8% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts forecast that Marvell Technology Group Ltd. will post 1.01 EPS for the current year.
The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, January 16th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 27th were issued a $0.06 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, December 26th. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.01%. Marvell Technology Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 31.17%.
A number of research firms recently commented on MRVL. Cowen reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $29.00 price target (up from $21.00) on shares of Marvell Technology Group in a report on Monday, November 27th. BMO Capital Markets upped their price target on shares of Marvell Technology Group to $25.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a report on Monday, November 27th. Credit Suisse Group reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a $30.00 price target (up from $22.00) on shares of Marvell Technology Group in a report on Tuesday, November 28th. Oppenheimer upped their price target on shares of Marvell Technology Group from $23.00 to $30.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 21st. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus upped their price target on shares of Marvell Technology Group from $16.00 to $19.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 29th. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $23.92.
Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the business. Teton Advisors Inc. raised its holdings in Marvell Technology Group by 14.7% in the 3rd quarter. Teton Advisors Inc. now owns 71,700 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $1,283,000 after purchasing an additional 9,200 shares in the last quarter. Achmea Investment Management B.V. bought a new position in shares of Marvell Technology Group in the 2nd quarter worth about $214,000. Nomura Holdings Inc. bought a new position in shares of Marvell Technology Group in the 2nd quarter worth about $539,000. Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec increased its stake in shares of Marvell Technology Group by 2.0% in the 3rd quarter. Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec now owns 232,300 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $4,176,000 after acquiring an additional 4,600 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Oak Associates Ltd. OH increased its stake in shares of Marvell Technology Group by 12.3% in the 3rd quarter. Oak Associates Ltd. OH now owns 173,400 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $3,104,000 after acquiring an additional 19,000 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 78.69% of the company’s stock.
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Marvell Technology Group Company Profile
Marvell Technology Group Ltd. is a semiconductor provider of application-specific standard products. The Company is engaged in the design, development and sale of integrated circuits. The Company develops System-on-a-Chip (SoC) devices. It also develops integrated hardware platforms along with software that incorporates digital computing technologies designed and configured to provide an optimized computing solution.
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