• S&P 500

    +38.93 (+0.93%)
  • Dow 30

    +462.65 (+1.39%)
  • Nasdaq

    +16.70 (+0.12%)
  • Russell 2000

    +28.18 (+1.26%)
  • Crude Oil

    +1.34 (+1.87%)
  • Gold

    +10.00 (+0.57%)
  • Silver

    +0.01 (+0.04%)

    +0.0054 (+0.4529%)
  • 10-Yr Bond

    +0.0340 (+2.34%)
  • Vix

    -1.57 (-7.58%)

    +0.0104 (+0.7499%)

    +0.0480 (+0.0436%)

    -1,466.01 (-4.29%)
  • CMC Crypto 200

    -49.19 (-5.78%)
  • FTSE 100

    +23.30 (+0.33%)
  • Nikkei 225

    -953.15 (-3.29%)

MACOM (MTSI) Prices $400M Senior Notes, Strengthens Balance Sheet

  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
·3 min read
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. MTSI recently announced the pricing of $400 million principal amount of 0.250% convertible senior notes due 2026.

The sale of the notes is expected to close on Mar 25, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions.

The notes will be offered to qualified institutional buyers only and in accordance with Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The company intends to give the initial purchasers an option to buy up to an additional $60 million aggregate principal amount of notes.

The company expects to use the net proceeds from this offering to repay its outstanding term loans partially.

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus
MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. Price and Consensus

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. price-consensus-chart | MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. Quote

Cash Position

At the end of first-quarter fiscal 2021, MACOM’s cash equivalents and short-term investments totaled $354.8 million, up from $333.1 million as of Oct 2, 2020.

Long-term debt obligations, excluding the current portion, were $650.9 million in the fiscal first quarter compared with $652.2 million in the previous quarter.

MACOM generated $34.8 million of cash from operations in the fiscal first quarter compared with $74.4 million in the prior quarter.

Moreover, the company generated free cash flow of $31.9 million in the quarter compared with $69.5 million in million in the prior quarter.

In our view, the stock offering is expected to boost financial flexibility and help MACOM meet financial obligations in an efficient way. Moreover, the latest move provides it with ample scope to deploy capital for long-term growth opportunities and reward stockholders with higher returns.

Share Price Performance

MACOM has returned 212.1% in the past year, outperforming the industry’s 97.6% rally and the S&P 500’s rise of 61.6%.

Bottom Line

MACOM is benefiting from solid momentum across data center and telecom markets. Also, proliferation of cloud services is benefiting both domestic and international deployments of the company. Additionally, high-performance analog components such as TIAs, CDRs and drivers, which are required in 100G deployment, are strengthening the company’s presence in the data center market further.

The company remains optimistic about strong 5G network deployments, rising demand for its RF and microwave products, strength across defense applications and growing data center traffic. These are expected to continue driving its top-line growth in the near term.

Zacks Rank and Stocks to Consider

MACOM currently carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold). Some better-ranked stocks in the broader computer and technology sector are KLA Corporation KLAC, TE Connectivity Ltd. TEL and Mettler-Toledo International, Inc. MTD, each carrying a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) at present. You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here.

Long-term earnings growth rates for KLA, TE Connectivity and Mettler-Toledo are projected at 11.6%, 10.4%, and 13.8%, respectively.

Zacks Names “Single Best Pick to Double

From thousands of stocks, 5 Zacks experts each have chosen their favorite to skyrocket +100% or more in months to come. From those 5, Director of Research Sheraz Mian hand-picks one to have the most explosive upside of all.

You know this company from its past glory days, but few would expect that it’s poised for a monster turnaround. Fresh from a successful repositioning and flush with A-list celeb endorsements, it could rival or surpass other recent Zacks’ Stocks Set to Double like Boston Beer Company which shot up +143.0% in a little more than 9 months and Nvidia which boomed +175.9% in one year.

Free: See Our Top Stock and 4 Runners Up >>

Want the latest recommendations from Zacks Investment Research? Today, you can download 7 Best Stocks for the Next 30 Days. Click to get this free report

MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (MTSI) : Free Stock Analysis Report

To read this article on Zacks.com click here.

Zacks Investment Research