Cavium is a provider of highly integrated semiconductor processors that enable intelligent networking, communications, storage, video and security applications. The Company offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software-compatible processors ranging in performance from 1Gbps to 100Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in Enterprise, Data-Center, Broadband/Consumer and Access and Service Provider equipment. Cavium’ processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tools and application support, hardware reference designs and other services.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
San Jose, US
Founded
2001
Size (employees)
1,831 (est)
Website
cavium.com
Cavium was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in San Jose, US

Key People at Cavium

Syed Ali

Syed Ali

Founders, President & CEO, Board of Directors
Arthur Chadwick

Arthur Chadwick

Vice President of Finance & Administration and CFO
Milt Douglass

Milt Douglass

Vice President of World-Wide Sales
Anil Jain

Anil Jain

Corporate Vice President IC Engineering

Cavium Office Locations

Cavium has an office in San Jose
San Jose, US (HQ)
2315 N 1st St

Cavium Data and Metrics

Cavium Financial Metrics

Cavium's revenue was reported to be $229.6 m in Q1, 2017
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

229.6 m

Gross profit (Q1, 2017)

92.1 m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2017), %

40%

Net income (Q1, 2017)

(50.5 m)

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

(39 m)

Market capitalization (18-Aug-2017)

4.2 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

132.4 m
Cavium's current market capitalization is $4.2 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

81.1 m373 m412.7 m603.3 m

Revenue growth, %

360%11%46%

Cost of goods sold

29.1 m38.4 m34.1 m318 m

Gross profit

52.1 m334.6 m378.7 m285.3 m

Gross profit Margin, %

64%90%92%47%

R&D expense

36.1 m55.1 m47.8 m257.8 m

Operating expense total

54 m74.4 m67.2 m418.9 m

EBIT

(1.9 m)(11.6 m)(311 k)(133.6 m)

EBIT margin, %

(2%)(3%)(0%)(22%)

Interest expense

(395 k)(293 k)(227 k)(12.7 m)

Pre tax profit

(2.4 m)(12.2 m)(676 k)(146.2 m)

Income tax expense

120 k268 k354 k997 k

Net Income

(13.7 m)(25.8 m)(17.1 m)(147.2 m)
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Revenue

90.7 m97.8 m101.8 m105 m105.1 m101.9 m107.2 m168.1 m229.6 m

Cost of goods sold

33.9 m35.7 m35.8 m37.7 m36.2 m33.9 m35.5 m120.7 m137.5 m

Gross profit

56.8 m62.1 m66 m67.3 m68.9 m68 m71.7 m47.4 m92.1 m

Gross profit Margin, %

63%63%65%64%66%67%67%28%40%

R&D expense

38.8 m40.5 m58.4 m52.2 m45.4 m50.5 m52.6 m67.8 m90.7 m

Operating expense total

38.8 m40.5 m58.4 m52.2 m45.4 m50.5 m52.6 m67.8 m90.7 m

EBIT

933 k3.5 m(13.1 m)(5.3 m)5 m(3.4 m)(6.8 m)(94.2 m)(39 m)

EBIT margin, %

1%4%(13%)(5%)5%(3%)(6%)(56%)(17%)

Interest expense

(333 k)(387 k)(410 k)(388 k)(216 k)(208 k)(185 k)(4.3 m)(10.1 m)

Pre tax profit

(13.4 m)2.9 m(13.6 m)(5.7 m)4.6 m(3.6 m)(7.1 m)(98.5 m)(49.2 m)

Income tax expense

311 k811 k301 k661 k366 k275 k273 k(84.1 m)1.3 m

Net Income

(13.7 m)2.1 m(13.9 m)(6.4 m)4.2 m(3.8 m)(7.4 m)(14.4 m)(50.5 m)
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

127.8 m131.7 m134.6 m221.4 m

Inventories

45.8 m51.9 m47 m119.7 m

Current Assets

223.7 m241 m260.6 m489.1 m

PP&E

28.5 m57 m64.7 m150.9 m

Goodwill

71.5 m71.5 m71.5 m241.1 m

Total Assets

368 m408.9 m434 m1.7 b

Accounts Payable

23.5 m26.4 m27.5 m65.5 m

Total Debt

679.3 m

Current Liabilities

72.6 m63.5 m63.9 m168.2 m

Total Liabilities

908.7 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

443.6 m489 m543.3 m1.1 b

Retained Earnings

(157.1 m)(172.4 m)(189.4 m)(336.6 m)

Total Equity

274.8 m316.7 m353.9 m741.8 m

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.9 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

1.3 x1.3 x1.2 x2.2 x
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Cash

140.6 m156.3 m121 m122 m131 m129.6 m140.4 m192.4 m132.4 m

Inventories

56.8 m54.1 m52.3 m50.4 m47.6 m48.1 m52.7 m118.9 m100.5 m

Current Assets

257.4 m262.9 m239.1 m248.9 m249.8 m265.5 m285.4 m515.3 m391.8 m

PP&E

30.3 m33.3 m58.8 m60.2 m64.4 m63.3 m64.9 m122.1 m152.7 m

Goodwill

71.5 m71.5 m71.5 m71.5 m71.5 m71.5 m71.5 m319 m241.1 m

Total Assets

399.9 m408.7 m408.9 m419.6 m424.7 m440 m460.3 m1.8 b1.5 b

Accounts Payable

28.5 m23 m25.1 m32.7 m25.3 m25.7 m30 m55 m68.8 m

Current Liabilities

92.9 m87.3 m63.4 m73.3 m61 m57.7 m71.7 m189.1 m156.3 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

474.7 m488 m505 m516.7 m529.8 m561.8 m576.9 m1.1 b1.1 b

Retained Earnings

(165.8 m)(160.3 m)(186.2 m)(192.6 m)(188.4 m)(193.2 m)(200.7 m)(215 m)(388 m)

Total Equity

290.5 m305.9 m318.9 m324.1 m341.5 m368.6 m376.3 m837.9 m719 m

Financial Leverage

1.4 x1.3 x1.3 x1.3 x1.2 x1.2 x1.2 x2.1 x2.1 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(13.7 m)(25.8 m)(17.1 m)(147.2 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

41 m34.1 m42.4 m99.2 m

Accounts Receivable

(10.1 m)(4.6 m)(20.5 m)8.6 m

Inventories

788 k(6.2 m)4.9 m(9 m)

Accounts Payable

7.7 m2.1 m(220 k)(7.5 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

55.8 m60.6 m57.8 m65.5 m

Purchases of PP&E

(8.8 m)(18 m)(35.8 m)(49.7 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(8.3 m)(24.9 m)(44.5 m)(642.1 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

3.4 m(31.7 m)(10.4 m)663.4 m

Interest Paid

1.2 m1.8 m1.3 m10.1 m

Income Taxes Paid

1.3 m1.1 m958 k2.2 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

(13.7 m)2.1 m(13.9 m)(6.4 m)4.2 m(3.8 m)(7.4 m)(14.4 m)(50.5 m)

Inventories

56.8 m54.1 m52.3 m50.4 m47.6 m48.1 m52.7 m118.9 m100.5 m

Accounts Payable

28.5 m23 m25.1 m32.7 m25.3 m25.7 m30 m55 m68.8 m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

125.4 k

Financial Leverage

2.1 x

Cavium Operating Metrics

Cavium's Patent Applications was reported to be 498 in FY, 2016, which is a 6% decrease from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016Jul, 2017

Patents (US)

82120547

Patents (foreign)

334779

Patent Applications

340530498

Product Lines

7

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