Technical Roundup on Semiconductor Stocks — Cavium, FormFactor, Mellanox Technologies, and MACOM Technology Solutions

NEW YORK, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ —

Today’s research on is centered on Cavium Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM), FormFactor Inc. (NASDAQ: FORM), Mellanox Technologies Ltd (NASDAQ: MLNX), and MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSI). Semiconductor Broad Line companies design, manufacture, and market a range of semiconductor products for use in computer systems, automobiles, telecommunications systems, and consumer products. Sign up today and download for free the research reports for the stocks covered today at:


Last Friday, shares in San Jose, California headquartered Cavium Inc. ended the session 0.20% lower at $71.39. The stock recorded a trading volume of 698,465 shares. The Company’s shares have advanced 2.56% in the last one month, 6.47% over the previous three months, and 14.33% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 0.96% and 15.36%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Cavium, which designs, develops, and markets semiconductor processors for intelligent and secure networks in the US and internationally, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 50.79.

On April 27th, 2017, research firm Stifel reiterated its ‘Hold’ rating on the Company’s stock with an increase of the target price from $55 a share to $66 a share.

On May 09th, 2017, Cavium announced that its family of QLogic® Gen 6 Fibre Channel and FastLinQ® Ethernet adapters will support NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe-oF™) technology, enabling the scale out of flash storage platforms. NVMe-oF defines an efficient mechanism to utilize NVMe devices in large-scale storage deployments, and provides investment protection by leveraging the latest innovations and advances in low-latency SSD flash to be realized over proven Fibre Channel and Ethernet RDMA fabrics. CAVM complete research report is just a click away at:


Livermore, California headquartered FormFactor Inc.’s stock finished 0.38% higher at $13.25. A total volume of 1.05 million shares was traded, which was above their three months average volume of 524,580 shares. The Company’s shares have gained 17.26% in the last one month, 11.81% in the previous three months, and 18.30% on an YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 12.32% and 19.30%, respectively. Moreover, shares of FormFactor, which designs, manufactures, and sells probe cards, analytical probes, probe stations, integrated measurement systems, thermal sub-systems, and reliability test systems, have an RSI of 57.18.

On May 18th, 2017, FormFactor has been selected to receive Texas Instruments’ highest level of supplier recognition – the 2016 Texas Instruments Supplier Excellence Award. The award is given to a select few suppliers who demonstrate commitment to exceptional performance in the areas of cost, environmental and social responsibility, technology, responsiveness, assurance of supply and quality, while also exhibiting the highest level of ethical behavior. The complimentary report on FORM can be downloaded at:

Mellanox Technologies  

Shares in Yokneam, Israel headquartered Mellanox Technologies Ltd closed the day 2.06% higher at $47.10. The stock recorded a trading volume of 386,473 shares. The Company’s shares have gained 15.16% since the start of this year. The stock is trading above its 200-day moving average by 4.59%. Moreover, shares of Mellanox Technologies, which designs, manufactures, and sells interconnect products and solutions, have an RSI of 44.21.

On April 27th, 2017, research firm ROTH Capital downgraded the Company’s stock rating from ‘Buy’ to ‘Neutral’.

On May 15th, 2017, Mellanox Technologies announced that the University of Waterloo selected Mellanox EDR 100G InfiniBand solutions to accelerate their new supercomputer. The new supercomputer will support a broad and diverse range of academic and scientific research in mathematics, astronomy, science, the environment, and more. Sign up for your complimentary report on MLNX at:

MACOM Technology Solutions  

Lowell, Massachusetts headquartered MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc.’s shares recorded a trading volume of 899,528 shares last Friday, which was above their three months average volume of 621,230 shares. The stock closed 1.30% higher at $56.18. The Company’s shares have advanced 8.43% in the past month, 15.15% in the previous three months, and 21.39% since the start of this year. The stock is trading 15.10% and 24.47% above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages, respectively. Additionally, shares of the Company, which together with its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures analog RF, microwave, millimeter wave, and photonic semiconductor solutions in the US, the Asia Pacific, and internationally, have an RSI of 67.31.

On May 09th, 2017, MACOM Technology Solutions announced that it will participate at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on May 23rd, 2017, at 3:00 p.m. ET at Westin Copley Place in Boston, MA. A live webcast and archived replay of the Company’s presentation will be available under the Investor Relations section of its website. Download the research report for free on MTSI at:

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