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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
MXL's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
96% of the 1032 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.70 vs. MXL: No Debt )
MXL' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 28.01   Max: 19356.5
Current: No Debt

28.01
19356.5
Equity to Asset 0.68
MXL's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
68% of the 1015 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.65 vs. MXL: 0.68 )
MXL' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -1.52   Max: 0.89
Current: 0.68

-1.52
0.89
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 5.38
M-Score: -3.40
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 2/10

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Operating margin (%) -10.32
MXL's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 988 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.28 vs. MXL: -10.32 )
MXL' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -97.15   Max: 8.94
Current: -10.32

-97.15
8.94
Net-margin (%) -10.64
MXL's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 988 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.42 vs. MXL: -10.64 )
MXL' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -89.82   Max: 14.72
Current: -10.64

-89.82
14.72
ROE (%) -14.69
MXL's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 984 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.66 vs. MXL: -14.69 )
MXL' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -23.68   Max: 9.64
Current: -14.69

-23.68
9.64
ROA (%) -10.19
MXL's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 1002 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.57 vs. MXL: -10.19 )
MXL' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -59.64   Max: 12.1
Current: -10.19

-59.64
12.1
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -224.10
MXL's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 998 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.55 vs. MXL: -224.10 )
MXL' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -338.24   Max: 174.8
Current: -224.1

-338.24
174.8
Revenue Growth (%) 14.70
MXL's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
93% of the 740 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: -2.20 vs. MXL: 14.70 )
MXL' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 14.7
Current: 14.7

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14.7
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Guru Trades

Q2 2013

MXL Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 236,800 sh (-7.95%)
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Q3 2013

MXL Guru Trades in Q3 2013

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Q4 2013

MXL Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 301,500 sh (-22.81%)
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Q1 2014

MXL Guru Trades in Q1 2014

Jim Simons 213,200 sh (-29.29%)
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Insider Trades

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Ratios

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P/B 4.00
MXL's P/B is ranked lower than
57% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.94 vs. MXL: 4.00 )
MXL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.56   Max: 6.4
Current: 4

1.56
6.4
P/S 2.80
MXL's P/S is ranked higher than
52% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.75 vs. MXL: 2.80 )
MXL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.7   Max: 4.8
Current: 2.8

1.7
4.8
PFCF 30.10
MXL's PFCF is ranked higher than
73% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3398.00 vs. MXL: 30.10 )
MXL' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 15.48   Max: 99999999.99
Current: 30.1

15.48
99999999.99
EV-to-EBIT -25.11
MXL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
55% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 49.68 vs. MXL: -25.11 )
MXL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 23.5   Max: 809.9
Current: -25.11

23.5
809.9
Current Ratio 2.58
MXL's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
67% of the 1030 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.53 vs. MXL: 2.58 )
MXL' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.56   Max: 8.18
Current: 2.58

1.56
8.18
Quick Ratio 2.31
MXL's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
71% of the 1030 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.99 vs. MXL: 2.31 )
MXL' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.41   Max: 7.79
Current: 2.31

1.41
7.79

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 11.70
MXL's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
83% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MXL: 11.70 )
MXL' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 2.83   Max: 15.57
Current: 11.7

2.83
15.57
Price/Net Current Asset Value 6.80
MXL's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
82% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. MXL: 6.80 )
MXL' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 2.33   Max: 8.41
Current: 6.8

2.33
8.41
Price/Tangible Book 4.00
MXL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
53% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. MXL: 4.00 )
MXL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.71   Max: 6.15
Current: 4

1.71
6.15
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
MXL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
69% of the 1080 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.12 vs. MXL: 1.10 )
MXL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.67   Max: 1.6
Current: 1.1

0.67
1.6
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 0.20
MXL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked lower than
73% of the 790 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.20 vs. MXL: 0.20 )
MXL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 0.1   Max: 4.3
Current: 0.2

0.1
4.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) 1.06
MXL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
71% of the 658 Companies
in the Global Semiconductor Equipment & Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.07 vs. MXL: 1.06 )
MXL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 105.5   Max: 452
Current: 1.06

105.5
452

Business Description

Industry: Semiconductors » Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
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Traded in other countries:JMX.Germany
MaxLinear, Inc. was incorporated in the State of Delaware in September 2003. The Company is a fabless semiconductor company. The Company is a provider of highly integrated, RF analog and mixed-signal semiconductor solutions for broadband communications applications. The Company's high performance RF receiver products capture and process digital and analog broadband signals to be decoded for various applications. These products include both RF receivers and RF receiver SoCs, which incorporate its highly integrated radio system architecture and the functionality necessary to demodulate broadband signals. The Company's current products enable the display of broadband video in a range of electronic devices, including cable and terrestrial set top boxes, digital televisions, mobile handsets, personal computers, netbooks and in-vehicle entertainment devices. The Company combines its high performance RF and mixed-signal semiconductor design skills with its expertise in digital communications systems, software and embedded systems to provide highly integrated semiconductor devices that are manufactured using low-cost CMOS process technology. In addition, its ability to design analog and mixed-signal circuits in CMOS allows the Company to efficiently combine analog and digital signal processing functionality in the same integrated circuit. The Company sells its products to original equipment manufacturers, or OEMs, module makers and original design manufacturers, or ODMs. During 2011, The Company sold its products to more than 121 end customers. From inception through December 31, 2011, it shipped 189 million RF receivers and RF receiver SoCs. It uses third-party foundries and assembly and test contractors to manufacture, assemble and test its semiconductor products. This outsourced manufacturing approach allows the Company to focus its resources on the design, sale and marketing of its products. The Company sells its products worldwide through multiple channels, using both its direct sales force and a network of domestic and international distributors. It has direct sales personnel covering the United States, Europe and Asia, and operates sales offices in Carlsbad, California and in Shenzhen, China. The Company's main competitors include Silicon Laboratories Inc., NXP B.V., Maxim Integrated Products, Inc., RDA Microelectronics, Newport Media Inc., Broadcom Corporation, Entropic Communications, Inc. and Rafael Microelectronics, Inc. The Company is the owner of two registered trademarks in the United States, 'MxL' and 'digIQ'. The Company business is subject to various international and U.S. laws and other legal requirements, including packaging, product content, labor and import/export regulations.
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