Company Name: Qorvo
Entry Price: $180
Target Price: $220
Projected Yield: 22%
Time Line: 3-6 months
Position Size: 2%
Qorvo (QRVO.US) creates and manufactures integrated circuits, including mixed and analog ones, for the communication market.
The company's products are used for wireless solutions in the following areas:
- Mobile networks
- Wireless local networks
- Industry-scale radios
- Wireless security solutions
- Remote meter reading
Qorvo focuses on mobile products, with 75%, and infrastructure and defense solutions, with 25%. In terms of countries, the earnings are distributed as follows
- US: 45.30%
- China: 33.10%
- Taiwan: 5.20%
- Japan: 3.60%
- Other countries 12.80%
What's the Idea?
The idea is capitalizing on a stock that may rise with the release of the next gen mobile devices.
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Why Trade Qorvo?
Reason 1: Continuous Switching to 5G Smartphones
The mobile device market is switching rapidly to 5G; Both Murata and Qorvo assume that 5G sales should increase to 500M this year, against 250M in 2020, while Strategy Analytics' view is even more optimistic: a 150% YoY growth. This is mostly because the size of the content consumed is increasing, which requires using a faster and broader access to mobile networks, thus stimulating new mobile device sales.
All this is great for Qorvo in the midtem, as it is 5G solutions that 75% of their earnings come from. As such, Qorvo is a very important link in the most smartphone manufacturer's supply chain, including Apple, Samsung, Oppo, etc. By the way, the sales both Apple and most Android smartphone manufacturers are uptrending, with a cheerful outlook for 2021.
Another thing is that 5G solutions bring Qorvo around $5M to $7M more than 4G ones, which boosts both the earnings and the operating margin.
Reason 2: Good Financial Position
Qorvo's financial position continues to improve. In Q4 FY 2021, the earnings went up by 36% compared to the same period last FY, while the operation revenue increased by 27.30% against 13%. In the meantime, over the last 12 months, the earnings got boosted by 23.90% and reached $4.02B; the operating margin also increased significantly: 22.60% against 13%. Finally, the Diluted EPS more than doubled, $6.32 vs $2.80.
With such good rising numbers, Qorvo can also boast of its good financial condistions and low debt; the latter is at $1.75B, while the cash equals $1.40B, and Net Debt/EBITDA is at 0.25х. Qorvo is generating a stable operating cash flow that amounted to $1.30B over the last 12 months. Meanwhile, free cash flow came at $1.10B, which is $0.33B more than last year.
The ratios for Qorvo are currently very promising:
- EV/S: 5.60х
- EV/EBITD: 16.30x
- PE: 29.20x
- Forward P/E: 14.70x
In May, various large banks and investment companies raised their target price outlook for Qorvo stock:
- Barclays: $210
- Rosenblatt Securities: $200
- Wells Fargo & Company: $230
- Needham & Company: $245
- Craig Hallum: $220
- Morgan Stanley: $22
How to Use the Idea
- Buy Qorvo stock at $180 per share.
- Allocate no more than 2% of your portfolio amount. To build a balanced portfolio, you can use the recommendations by our analysts.
- Sell the stock when the price reaches $220.
How to Buy Qorvo?
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After opening an account, you can buy shares in either of the following ways:
Freedom24 Web Platform: In the Web Terminal section, type QRVO.US (Qorvo ticker in the NASDAQ) in the search box, and select Qorvo in the results. Open a secure session in the trading window on the right, select the number of shares you want to buy, and click Buy.
Freedom24 iPhone or Android App: Go to the Price screen and tab the search icon in the top right corner. In the search dialog that will show up, type QRVO.US (Qorvo ticker in the NASDAQ) and select Qorvo in the search results. You will then see the stock in the market watch; tap it and go to the Order tab in the dialog that shows up. Specify the number of shares you want to buy and click Buy.
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