How to buy CEVA stock - 18 April

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How to buy CEVA stock

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CEVA, Inc is a semiconductors business based in the US. CEVA shares (CEVA) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. CEVA employs 404 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD0.00.

How to buy shares in CEVA

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for CEVA. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: CEVA. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until CEVA reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimize risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of CEVA, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of CEVA. Optimize 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.

CEVA share price

Use our graph to track the performance of CEVA stocks over time.

CEVA shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-15.
52-week rangeUSD$28.0105 - USD$73.98
50-day moving average USD$57.5157
200-day moving average USD$50.3103
Wall St. target priceUSD$80.33
PE ratio 610.7727
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$0.07

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Is it a good time to buy CEVA stock?

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Is CEVA under- or over-valued?

Valuing CEVA stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of CEVA's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

CEVA's P/E ratio

CEVA's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 611x. In other words, CEVA shares trade at around 611x 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.

CEVA's PEG ratio

CEVA's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 4.6418. 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 CEVA's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.


CEVA's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$5.1 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a CEVA's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

CEVA financials

Revenue TTM USD$100.3 million
Gross profit TTM USD$89.6 million
Return on assets TTM -0.16%
Return on equity TTM -0.93%
Profit margin -2.37%
Book value $11.72
Market capitalisation USD$1.3 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting CEVA shares

There are currently 491,078 CEVA shares held short by investors – that's known as CEVA's "short interest". This figure is 22.2% down from 631,602 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting CEVA shares can be evaluated.

CEVA's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

CEVA's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of CEVA shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of CEVA shares traded daily (recently around 329582.55033557). CEVA's SIR currently stands at 1.49. In other words for every 100,000 CEVA shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1490 shares are currently held short.

However CEVA's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of CEVA shares, or, against the total number of tradable CEVA shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case CEVA's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 CEVA shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0302% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable CEVA shares, roughly 30 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 CEVA.

Find out more about how you can short CEVA stock.

CEVA share dividends

We're not expecting CEVA to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

CEVA share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, CEVA's shares have ranged in value from as little as $28.0105 up to $73.98. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

CEVA.US volatility(beta: 1.06)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while CEVA's is 1.0579. This would suggest that CEVA's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

CEVA overview

CEVA, Inc. operates as a licensor of wireless connectivity and smart sensing platforms to semiconductor and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) companies worldwide. It designs and licenses various digital signal processors, AI processors, wireless platforms, and complementary software for sensor fusion, image enhancement, computer vision, voice input, and artificial intelligence (AI). The company licenses a family of signal processing intellectual properties (IPs), including DSP-based platforms for 5G baseband processing in mobile and infrastructure; imaging and computer vision for any camera-enabled devices; audio/voice/speech and ultra-low power applications for multiple IoT markets; sensor fusion software and inertial measurement unit solutions for AR/VR, robotics, remote controls, and IoT; AI processors capable of handling the gamut of neural network workload and on-device; IPs for Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 4/5/6, and NB-IoT. Its technologies are licensed to companies, which design, manufacture, market, and sell application-specific integrated circuits and application-specific standard products to wireless, consumer electronics, and automotive companies for incorporation into various end products. The company delivers its DSP cores, platforms, and AI processors in the form of a hardware description language definition; and offers development platforms, software development kits, and software debug tools that facilitate system design, debug, and software development. The company licenses its technology through a direct sales force.

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