Maxim Integrated Products
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 29 (Q4), Maxim Integrated Products missed estimates on revenues and missed estimates on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue expanded slightly. Non-GAAP earnings per share shrank. GAAP earnings per share grew.
Gross margins shrank, operating margins shrank, net margins expanded.
Maxim Integrated Products reported revenue of $608.2 million. The 23 analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ wanted to see revenue of $625.8 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were the same as the prior-year quarter's.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
EPS came in at $0.44. The 26 earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ predicted $0.47 per share. Non-GAAP EPS of $0.44 for Q4 were 2.2% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.45 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.40 for Q4 were 8.1% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.37 per share.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the quarter, gross margin was 61.1%, 40 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 25.5%, 70 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 19.6%, 130 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $586.0 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.46.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $2.46 billion. The average EPS estimate is $1.87.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 281 members out of 309 rating the stock outperform, and 28 members rating it underperform. Among 96 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 88 give Maxim Integrated Products a green thumbs-up, and eight give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Maxim Integrated Products is outperform, with an average price target of $33.81.
Is Maxim Integrated Products the best semiconductor stock for you? You may be missing something obvious. Check out the semiconductor company that Motley Fool analysts expect to lead "The Next Trillion-dollar Revolution." Click here for instant access to this free report.
- Add Maxim Integrated Products to My Watchlist.
Seth Jayson had no position in any company mentioned here at the time of publication. You can view his stock holdings here. He is co-advisor of Motley Fool Hidden Gems, which provides new small-cap ideas every month, backed by a real-money portfolio. The Motley Fool has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.