Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (MPWR) is Robecosam AG’s 3rd Largest Position

Robecosam AG boosted its position in Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MPWR) by 8.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 649,000 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after buying an additional 49,000 shares during the period. Monolithic Power Systems makes up about 3.2% of Robecosam AG’s holdings, making the stock its 3rd biggest position. Robecosam AG’s holdings in Monolithic Power Systems were worth $81,975,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Wasatch Advisors Inc. grew its position in Monolithic Power Systems by 8.3% in the 2nd quarter. Wasatch Advisors Inc. now owns 1,038,961 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $138,878,000 after buying an additional 79,908 shares during the last quarter. Bank of America Corp DE grew its position in Monolithic Power Systems by 4.1% in the 2nd quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 768,758 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $102,761,000 after buying an additional 30,146 shares during the last quarter. Zevenbergen Capital Investments LLC grew its position in Monolithic Power Systems by 0.5% in the 2nd quarter. Zevenbergen Capital Investments LLC now owns 635,530 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $84,951,000 after buying an additional 3,070 shares during the last quarter. OppenheimerFunds Inc. grew its position in Monolithic Power Systems by 14.2% in the 2nd quarter. OppenheimerFunds Inc. now owns 606,332 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $81,049,000 after buying an additional 75,598 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA grew its position in Monolithic Power Systems by 2.8% in the 2nd quarter. Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA now owns 569,494 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $76,124,000 after buying an additional 15,334 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 93.61% of the company’s stock.

MPWR has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. KeyCorp lifted their price objective on shares of Monolithic Power Systems from $150.00 to $170.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 29th. Raymond James lowered shares of Monolithic Power Systems from a “strong-buy” rating to an “outperform” rating and set a $160.00 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Tuesday, September 25th. BidaskClub lowered shares of Monolithic Power Systems from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 18th. Needham & Company LLC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $155.00 price objective on shares of Monolithic Power Systems in a research report on Thursday, September 13th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of Monolithic Power Systems from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Saturday, October 6th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Monolithic Power Systems has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $151.00.



Shares of NASDAQ MPWR opened at $117.29 on Wednesday. The firm has a market cap of $4.76 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 63.40, a P/E/G ratio of 1.83 and a beta of 1.53. Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. has a one year low of $101.99 and a one year high of $152.21.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 12th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 28th were given a dividend of $0.30 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 27th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.02%. Monolithic Power Systems’s payout ratio is currently 64.86%.

In other Monolithic Power Systems news, VP Saria Tseng sold 4,729 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $135.65, for a total transaction of $641,488.85. Following the sale, the vice president now directly owns 291,851 shares in the company, valued at approximately $39,589,588.15. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, CEO Michael Hsing sold 15,572 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $135.65, for a total transaction of $2,112,341.80. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 1,138,632 shares in the company, valued at $154,455,430.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 175,217 shares of company stock worth $24,308,269 over the last 90 days. Insiders own 4.00% of the company’s stock.

Monolithic Power Systems Profile

Monolithic Power Systems, Inc designs, develops, and markets integrated power semiconductor solutions and power delivery architectures for consumer, computing and storage, industrial, automotive, and communications markets. It offers direct current (DC) to DC integrated circuits (ICs) that are used to convert and control voltages of various electronic systems, such as portable electronic devices, wireless LAN access points, computers, monitors, automobiles, and medical equipment.

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