Marvell Gains on Q4 Numbers

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRVL) reported upbeat results for its fourth quarter.

The Santa Clara, Calif.-based Marvell said revenue for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2020 was $718 million. GAAP net income for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2020 was $1.8 billion, or $2.62 per diluted share. Non-GAAP net income for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2020 was $117 million, or $0.17 per diluted share.

Revenue for fiscal 2020 was $2.7 billion. GAAP net income for fiscal 2020 was $1.6 billion, or $2.34 per diluted share. Non-GAAP net income for fiscal 2020 was $444 million, or $0.66 per diluted share.

Last December, MRVL completed the divestiture of the Wi-Fi Connectivity business to NXP. The Company received $1.7 billion in cash proceeds.

The divestiture resulted in a pre-tax gain on sale of $1.1 billion. Marvell's results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2020 and fiscal year 2020 include the results of the Wi-Fi Connectivity business through the divestiture date, while prior periods presented include the results of the Wi-Fi Connectivity business for the entire period.

Marvell completed the acquisition of Avera Semiconductor, the Application Specific Integrated Circuit business of GlobalFoundries in November. Marvell's results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2020 and fiscal year 2020 include the results of Avera from the acquisition date, while prior periods presented do not.

CEO Matt Murphy "Our customer and design win traction in the wireless infrastructure market continues to grow and Nokia announced an expanded relationship with Marvell to develop multiple generations of leading 5G silicon solutions. We also announced the extension of our long-term collaboration with Samsung on the radio access network."

MRVL shares took on $2.19, or 9.7%, to $24.78.