Broadcom Limited is a diversified global semiconductor manufacturer. The Company's product portfolio serves multiple applications within four primary end markets: wired infrastructure, wireless communications, enterprise storage and industrial & others. Applications for its products in these end markets include data center networking, home connectivity, broadband access, telecommunications equipment, smartphones and base stations, data center servers and storage, factory automation, power generation and alternative energy systems, and displays.

Type
Public
HQ
San Jose, US
Founded
1991
Size (employees)
14,000 (est)-10%
Broadcom was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in San Jose, US
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Key People/Management at Broadcom

Hock Tan

Hock Tan

President and Chief Executive Officer
Tom Krause

Tom Krause

Chief Financial Officer
Bryan Ingram

Bryan Ingram

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Wireless Semiconductor Division
Boon Chye Ooi

Boon Chye Ooi

Senior Vice President, Global Operations
Andy Nallappan

Andy Nallappan

Vice President, Chief Information Officer, Global Information Technology
Debbie Streeter

Debbie Streeter

Vice President, Human Resources
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Broadcom Office Locations

Broadcom has offices in Taipei, Tainan, Hsinchu, Singapore and in 41 other locations
San Jose, US (HQ)
1320 Ridder Park Dr
Allentown, US
535 Cedar Hill Dr
Andover, US
200 Brickstone Square
Austin, US
3755 S Capital of Texas Hwy
Austin, US
400 2901 Vía Fortuna
Chandler, US
500 N Juniper Dr
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Broadcom Financials and Metrics

Broadcom Financials

Broadcom's revenue was reported to be $17.64 b in FY, 2017 which is a 33.2% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

5.3 b

Gross profit (Q1, 2018)

3.4 b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2018), %

64.4%

Net income (Q1, 2018)

6.6 b

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

943 m

Market capitalization (15-May-2018)

99.2 b

Closing share price (15-May-2018)

241.6

Cash (4-Feb-2018)

7.1 b

EV

109.7 b
Broadcom's current market capitalization is $99.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

6.8 b13.2 b17.6 b

Revenue growth, %

(19%)94%33%

Cost of goods sold

3.3 b7.3 b9.1 b

Gross profit

3.6 b5.9 b8.5 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

1.6 b1.6 b1.7 b1.8 b3.5 b3.8 b4.1 b4.2 b4.5 b5.3 b

Cost of goods sold

809 m768 m851 m830 m2.5 b2 b2.1 b2.2 b2.3 b1.9 b

Gross profit

826 m846 m884 m941 m1 b1.8 b2 b2 b2.1 b3.4 b

Gross profit Margin, %

51%52%51%53%30%47%48%47%48%64%
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

1.8 b3.1 b11.2 b

Accounts Receivable

1 b2.2 b2.4 b

Inventories

524 m1.4 b1.4 b

Current Assets

3.8 b7.1 b15.8 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Cash

2.2 b2 b2 b3.5 b4.3 b5.2 b7.1 b

Accounts Receivable

1.1 b1.9 b2.2 b1.9 b2.1 b2.4 b2.5 b

Inventories

490 m1.5 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.4 b1.3 b

Current Assets

4 b6.7 b6 b7.4 b8.5 b9.9 b11.2 b
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

1.4 b(1.9 b)1.8 b

Depreciation and Amortization

962 m3 b4.7 b

Inventories

62 m996 m(39 m)

Accounts Payable

29 m33 m(97 m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

377 m(1.3 b)(878 m)252 m716 m1.2 b6.6 b

Depreciation and Amortization

244 m1.3 b2.3 b1.1 b2.3 b3.5 b1.2 b

Inventories

34 m920 m1.1 b65 m96 m(23 m)250 m

Accounts Payable

(68 m)(217 m)(61 m)(137 m)(25.1 m)(34 m)(403 m)
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

116.4 x

EV/CFO

65.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.9 x
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Broadcom Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017

Patents Issued

27.64 k24.25 k

Patents Pending

3.02 k2.06 k
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Broadcom Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Brocade November 02, 2016$5.90 b
Brocade Communications Systems November 02, 2016$5.90 b
MagnaCom May 17, 2016$50 m
BroadLogic Network Technologies January 30, 2013
BroadLight March 21, 2012$230 m
NetLogic Microsystems September 12, 2011$3.70 b
SCsquare May 09, 2011$42 m
Provigent March 20, 2011$314 m
Gigle Networks November 21, 2010$75 m
Percello October 25, 2010$86 m
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Broadcom News and Updates

Scope of Current and Future Market of In-Vehicle Ethernet System Research Report 2018-2025

Along with strategically analyzing the key micro markets, the report also focuses on industry-specific drivers, restraints, opportunities and challenges in the In-Vehicle Ethernet System Market & also research report offers in-depth analysis of the market size (revenue), market share, major mark…

Future of Automotive NFC Market - A comprehensive study by Key Players: Sony, FeliCa, NXP, Broadcom

Automotive NFC Market Latest Developments by Type, by End-Users/Application, by Region - Forecast and Business Outlook Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

RF Power Detector Market to Witness Comprehensive Growth by 2027

RF power detector monitors or sample the output of the RF circuit by generating the DC output voltage proportional to the power at that point and are primarily used to measure and control the power in the wireless system. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Integrated Passive Device Market - Know About Trends, Analysis by Regions, Type, Application, Market Drivers and Focuses on Key Players like Texas Instruments, NXP semiconductors, Broadcom, On Semiconductor, Taiwan Semiconductor, STMicroelectronics

The objective of the report is to provide a detailed analysis of the market based on base, type, product, application, and geography; information regarding the major factors influencing the growth of the market (drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges); and detailed value chain analysis. …

Broadcom says weak wireless chip demand to hurt revenue forecast

(Reuters) - Chipmaker Broadcom, which counts Apple Inc among its customers, on Monday cut the top end of its previously issued second-quarter revenue forecast, citing weak demand for its wireless chips.
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