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Qorvo, Inc (QRVO) is a leading semiconductors business with stocks listed in the US. It opened the day at US$179.45 after a previous close of US$181.33. During the day the price has varied from a low of USD173.2 to a high of USD180.0775. The latest price was USD174.19 (25 minute delay). Qorvo is listed on the NASDAQ. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
How to buy shares in Qorvo
- Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares in a US company from Australia you'll need to find a trading platform that offers access to US stock markets. If you're just starting out, look for a platform with low brokerage and foreign exchange fees.
- Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
- Search for Qorvo. Find the share by name or ticker symbol: QRVO. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
- Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Qorvo reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
- Decide on how many to buy. At last close price of US$184.76, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Qorvo, depending on your broker.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Qorvo. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.
What's in this guide?
- Qorvo key stats
- Compare share trading platforms
- Is Qorvo stock a buy or sell?
- Qorvo performance over time
- Can I short Qorvo shares?
- Is Qorvo suitable for ethical investing?
- Are Qorvo shares over-valued?
- Qorvo's financials
- How volatile are Qorvo shares?
- Does Qorvo pay a dividend?
- Have Qorvo shares ever split?
- Other common questions
Qorvo share priceUse our graph to track the performance of QRVO stocks over time.
Qorvo shares at a glance
|52-week range||US$104.57 - US$201.68|
|50-day moving average||US$180.6694|
|200-day moving average||US$176.7728|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||US$6.32|
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Qorvo price performance over time
|1 week (2021-06-10)||-4.77%|
|1 month (2021-05-21)||-1.34%|
|3 months (2021-03-19)||-3.15%|
|6 months (2020-12-18)||7.09%|
|1 year (2020-06-19)||55.81%|
|2 years (2019-06-20)||168.65%|
|3 years (2018-06-20)||108.71%|
|5 years (2016-06-20)||211.16%|
Is Qorvo under- or over-valued?
Valuing Qorvo stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Qorvo's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Qorvo's P/E ratio
Qorvo's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 29x. In other words, Qorvo shares trade at around 29x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Qorvo's PEG ratio
Qorvo's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.5923. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Qorvo's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Qorvo's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is US$1.4 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Qorvo's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||US$4 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||23.39%|
|Gross profit TTM||US$1.9 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||8.52%|
|Return on equity TTM||16.44%|
|Market capitalisation||US$20.5 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Shorting Qorvo shares
There are currently 2.8 million Qorvo shares held short by investors – that's known as Qorvo's "short interest". This figure is 7.9% up from 2.6 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Qorvo shares can be evaluated.
Qorvo's "short interest ratio" (SIR)
Qorvo's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Qorvo shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Qorvo shares traded daily (recently around 1.4 million). Qorvo's SIR currently stands at 1.95. In other words for every 100,000 Qorvo shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1950 shares are currently held short.
However Qorvo's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Qorvo shares, or, against the total number of tradable Qorvo shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Qorvo's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Qorvo shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0246% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Qorvo shares, roughly 25 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Qorvo.
Find out more about how you can short Qorvo stock.
Qorvo's environmental, social and governance track record
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Qorvo.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Qorvo's total ESG risk score
Total ESG risk: 36.22
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Qorvo's overall score of 36.22 (as at 12/31/2018) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 77th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Qorvo is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
Qorvo's environmental score
Environmental score: 18.64/100
Qorvo's environmental score of 18.64 puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Qorvo is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Qorvo's social score
Social score: 5.5/100
Qorvo's social score of 5.5 puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Qorvo is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
Qorvo's governance score
Governance score: 4.58/100
Qorvo's governance score puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Qorvo is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary
|Total ESG score||36.22|
|Total ESG percentile||76.62|
|Environmental score percentile||1|
|Social score percentile||1|
|Governance score percentile||1|
Qorvo share dividends
We're not expecting Qorvo to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Have Qorvo's shares ever split?
Qorvo's shares were split on a 1:4 basis on 1 January 2015. So if you had owned 4 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Qorvo shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 300% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Qorvo shares which in turn could have impacted Qorvo's share price.
Qorvo share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Qorvo's shares have ranged in value from as little as US$104.57 up to US$201.68. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Qorvo's is 1.388. This would suggest that Qorvo's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Qorvo, Inc. develops and commercializes technologies and products for wireless and wired connectivity worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Mobile Products, and Infrastructure and Defense Products. The company offers integrated modules incorporating switches, power amplifiers, filters, multiplexers and other components, radio frequency (RF) power management integrated circuits, antenna tuners, antenna-plexers, discrete filters and duplexers, discrete switches, and ultra-wideband (UWB) system solutions. It also provides integrated solutions that include switch-LNA modules, variable gain amplifiers, discrete power amplifiers (PA), and integrated PA Doherty modules for massive multiple-input/multiple-output systems; RF products and compound semiconductor foundry services to defense primes and other global defense and aerospace customers; Wi-Fi customer premises equipment, including power amplifiers, switches, low noise amplifiers, and bulk acoustic wave filters; system-on-a-chip (SoC) hardware, firmware, and application software for smart home applications; automotive RF connectivity products and UWB SoC solutions; and power application controllers and programmable analog power ICs. The company sells its products directly to original equipment manufacturers and original design manufacturers, as well as through a network of sales representative firms and distributors. Qorvo, Inc. was founded in 1957 and is headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina.
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