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  • Revenues ($M)$8,394
  • Revenue Percent Change-0.4%
  • Profits ($M)$978
  • Profits Percent Change50%
  • Assets ($M)$13,693
  • Employees9,950
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)-
  • Previous Rank340
  • Morning Consult Brand Index
    D+

The maker of semiconductors for wireless and broadband devices has operations in 15 countries and is headquartered in Irvine, Calif.

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Company Info

CEO
Hock E. Tan
Sector
Technology
Industry
Semiconductors and Other Electronic Components
HQ Location
Irvine, CA
Websitehttp://www.broadcom.com
Years on Fortune 500 List8
Employees9,950
Acquired by Broadcom Ltd. (Formerly Avago Technologies, Singapore), Feb. 2, 2016.

Key Financials (last fiscal year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$8,394-0.4%
Profits ($M)$97850%
Assets ($M)$13,693-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$10,032-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2016 ($M)--

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues11.7%
Profits as % of Assets7.1%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity9.7%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)1.58
EPS % Change (from 2014)46.3%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-4.5%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)8%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2015)34.9%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)7.1%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)7%