Marvell Technology Inc. [NASDAQ: MRVL] loss -1.27% or -0.55 points to close at $42.81 with a heavy trading volume of 7572125 shares. The company report on May 7, 2021 that Marvell Named a Best Place to Work in Silicon Valley.
Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) is pleased to announce it has placed 7th overall in the Best Places to Work 2021 largest company category at the annual awards program produced by the San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley Business Journal. Marvell was also recognized with a ranking of #4 in its category for Workplace Wellness. Marvell was selected for inclusion on this year’s list based on survey responses by its employees, who highlighted the company’s exceptional leadership, culture, management practices, corporate benefits, opportunities for professional growth, and focus on health and wellness, among other key traits.
“We are extremely proud to be named a Best Place to Work. This award is truly a reflection of Marvell’s culture and the values we work hard to promote every day,” said Matt Murphy, president and CEO, Marvell. “What makes this honor so special is that it recognizes companies that received the highest ratings from their employees. Marvell’s emphasis on employee engagement, wellness, work-life balance, and career development has fostered an environment where employees can do their best work with pride.”.
It opened the trading session at $42.48, the shares rose to $43.81 and dropped to $41.88, the range by which the price of stock traded the whole day. The daily chart for MRVL points out that the company has recorded 2.91% gains over the past six months. However, it is still -68.28% lower than its most recent low trading price.
If we look at the average trading volume of 11.29M shares, MRVL reached to a volume of 7572125 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.
Here is what top equities market gurus are saying about Marvell Technology Inc. [MRVL]:
Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for MRVL shares is $55.42 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on MRVL stock is a recommendation set at 1.90. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.
BMO Capital Markets have made an estimate for Marvell Technology Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Outperform, with their previous recommendation back on March 08, 2021. The new note on the price target was released on December 04, 2020, representing the official price target for Marvell Technology Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $48, while Craig Hallum analysts kept a Buy rating on MRVL stock.
The Average True Range (ATR) for Marvell Technology Inc. is set at 1.75, with the Price to Sales ratio for MRVL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 11.18. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 3.42, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.97. Price to Free Cash Flow for MRVL in the course of the last twelve months was 60.33 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.30.
Trading performance analysis for MRVL stock
Marvell Technology Inc. [MRVL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -3.41. With this latest performance, MRVL shares dropped by -10.64% in over the last four-week period, additionally plugging by 2.91% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 62.53% in the past year of trading.
Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for MRVL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 40.54, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 39.24, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 42.23 for Marvell Technology Inc. [MRVL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 46.45, while it was recorded at 42.70 for the last single week of trading, and 44.22 for the last 200 days.
Marvell Technology Inc. [MRVL]: A deeper dive into fundamental analysis
Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Marvell Technology Inc. [MRVL] shares currently have an operating margin of -1.42 and a Gross Margin at +50.45. Marvell Technology Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at -9.34.
Return on Total Capital for MRVL is now -0.41, given the latest momentum, and Return on Invested Capital for the company is -2.78. Return on Equity for this stock declined to -3.24, with Return on Assets sitting at -2.53. When it comes to the capital structure of this company, Marvell Technology Inc. [MRVL] has a Total Debt to Total Equity ratio set at 17.63. Additionally, MRVL Total Debt to Total Capital is recorded at 14.99, with Total Debt to Total Assets ending up at 13.81. Long-Term Debt to Equity for the company is recorded at 14.03, with the Long-Term Debt to Total Capital now at 11.93.
Reflecting on the efficiency of the workforce at the company, Marvell Technology Inc. [MRVL] managed to generate an average of -$51,928 per employee. Receivables Turnover for the company is 5.77 with a Total Asset Turnover recorded at a value of 0.27.Marvell Technology Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.30 and a Current Ratio set at 1.50.
Marvell Technology Inc. [MRVL]: An earnings per share (EPS) analysis
With the latest financial reports released by the company, Marvell Technology Inc. posted 0.18/share EPS, while the average EPS was predicted by analysts to be reported at 0.14/share. When compared, the two values demonstrate that the company surpassed the estimates by a Surprise Factor of 28.60%. The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for MRVL. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Marvell Technology Inc. go to 35.70%.
An analysis of insider ownership at Marvell Technology Inc. [MRVL]
There are presently around $31,491 million, or 74.20% of MRVL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of MRVL stocks are: FMR LLC with ownership of 103,962,614, which is approximately 0.676% of the company’s market cap and around 0.20% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 72,812,067 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $3.12 billion in MRVL stocks shares; and VANGUARD GROUP INC, currently with $3.09 billion in MRVL stock with ownership of nearly 0.667% of the company’s market capitalization.
Positions in Marvell Technology Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of June and at the time of the June reporting period, where 437 institutional holders increased their position in Marvell Technology Inc. [NASDAQ:MRVL] by around 96,866,870 shares. Additionally, 375 investors decreased positions by around 88,036,065 shares, while 78 investors held positions by with 550,694,163 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 735,597,098 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. MRVL stock had 108 new institutional investments in for a total of 8,223,176 shares, while 126 institutional investors sold positions of 16,410,634 shares during the same period.