Broadcom Corp.    



5300 California Ave.

Irvine, CA 92617-3038

United States

(949) 926-5000

(949) 926-5203

Company description

Broadcom Corp. incorporated in California in August 1991. The company is a major technology innovator and global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications. Broadcom's semiconductor and software solutions are used globally by leading manufacturers and are embedded in an array of products for three primary target markets: broadband communications, enterprise networking, and mobile and wireless. For broadband communications, Broadcom has highly integrated silicon solutions that enable the most advanced system solutions including broadband modems and residential gateways, digital cable, satellite and IP set-top boxes and media servers, high definition digital television, Blu-ray Disc players and recorders, and personal video recorders. For enterprise networking, Broadcom designs and develops complete silicon and software solutions for service provider, data center, enterprise and small-to-medium business networks. Broadcom's mobile and wireless products allow manufacturers to develop leading-edge devices that enable end-to-end wireless connectivity at home, at work and on-the-go. Products in this area include wireless local area networking, personal area networking, location technologies, and a comprehensive range of mobile technologies. The company depends on five independent foundry subcontractors located in Asia to manufacture substantially all of its products. Broadcom distributes products through an international distribution center in Singapore and an operations and distribution center in Irvine, California.

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News and information about Broadcom Corp.

Form 8-K: Broadcom, Broadcom Cayman Files Current Report
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; February 16, 2018; 535 words
WASHINGTON, Feb. 16 -- Broadcom Ltd., Singapore, U0, Broadcom Cayman Lp, Singapore, U0, files Form 8-K (current...AgreementBroadcom Limited, a Delaware corporation ("New Broadcom"), and Broadcom Limited, a company incorporated...
United States : Simpson Thacher Advises Broadcom on Committed Debt Financing of $100 Billion
Mena Report; February 14, 2018; 426 words
The Firm represented Broadcom Limited in connection with its securing...activities, at the combined companies. Broadcom Limited is a leading designer, developer...semiconductor connectivity solutions. Broadcom Limiteds extensive product portfolio...
United States : Broadcom to Seek the Election of Six, Rather Than 11, Nominees to the Qualcomm Board
Mena Report; February 14, 2018; 657 words
Broadcom Limited today announced that it will seek...stockholders to obtain the benefit of Broadcom's best and final offer for Qualcomm...results at the 2018 Annual Meeting unless Broadcom has entered into a definitive agreement...
Tech Rally Fuels Brief Market Rebound; Instability Likely to Stay with Key Reports Due Soon
Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN); February 13, 2018; 700+ words
...which rose $1.07, or 2.7 percent, to $40.60. Chipmakers Broadcom and Qualcomm each climbed after CNBC reported that the companies will meet this week to discuss Broadcom's $121 billion offer to buy Qualcomm. Retailers, apparel makers...
United States : Qualcomm Rejects Latest Acquisition Bid from Broadcom
Mena Report; February 12, 2018; 317 words, Chipmaker Qualcomm did not accept Broadcom's latest $121 billion acquisition...consisting of $60 in cash and $22 in Broadcom stock,. As well as believing that a letter to Hock Tan, the CEO of Broadcom. However, the board has said it will...
United States : Qualcomm Board of Directors Unanimously Rejects Revised Broadcom Proposal
Mena Report; February 12, 2018; 312 words
...revised non-binding, unsolicited proposal by Broadcom Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO) to acquire all of the...per share ($60.00 in cash and $22.00 in Broadcom stock), which Broadcom announced on February 5, 2018. The Qualcomm...
The Economist (US); February 10, 2018; 700+ words who worked at Waymo. Waymo contends the acquisition was a ruse through which Uber gained its technical secrets. Broadcom submitted its "best and final" offer to take over Qualcomm. The latest proposal is worth $146bn. Qualcomm's board has...
Qualcomm Rejects Revised Offer
The Irish Times; February 10, 2018; 475 words
...semiconductor company Qualcomm has rejected Broadcom's revised $121 billion (98.6 billion...balance between the continued resistance of Broadcom's takeover attempt and heeding it can clinch an attractive deal. Broadcom said it proposed to meet by this weekend...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 334413 - Semiconductor and Related Device Manufacturing


SIC codes 
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Primary: 3674 - Semiconductors and Related Devices industry report