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Marvell Technology Group



) pushed the Electronics industry lower today making it today's featured Electronics laggard. The industry as a whole was unchanged today. By the end of trading, Marvell Technology Group fell $0.20 (-1.6%) to $11.99 on heavy volume. Throughout the day, 13,557,106 shares of Marvell Technology Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5,896,500 shares. The stock ranged in price between $11.88-$12.15 after having opened the day at $12.06 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $12.19. Other companies within the Electronics industry that declined today were:




), down 10.8%,

Jinpan International



), down 6.9%,

Suntech Power Holdings



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), down 5.2% and

Trio-Tech International



), down 4.9%.

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. designs, develops, and markets analog, mixed-signal, digital signal processing, and embedded and standalone ARM-based microprocessor integrated circuits. Marvell Technology Group has a market cap of $6.4 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 78.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Marvell Technology Group a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Marvell Technology Group

as a


. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow.

On the positive front,




), up 12.9%,

Advanced Photonix



), up 10.0%,

OmniVision Technologies



), up 9.4% and

Plug Power



), up 9.2% , were all gainers within the electronics industry with




) being today's featured electronics industry leader.

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