Industry Group: Semiconductors
Country/Region: United States of America
Broadcom—the combined entity of Broadcom and Avago—boasts a highly diverse product portfolio across an array of end markets. Avago focused primarily on radio frequency filters and amplifiers used in high-end smartphones, such as the Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy devices, in addition to an assortment of solutions for wired infrastructure, enterprise storage, and industrial end markets. Legacy Broadcom targeted networking semiconductors, such as switch and physical layer chips, broadband products (such as television set-top box processors), and connectivity chips that handle standards such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The company has acquired Brocade, CA Technologies, Symantec's enterprise security business, and has a pending deal to acquire VMware to bolster its offerings in software.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Semiconductors 83 out of 312
Global Universe 5172 out of 15059
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Broadcom, Inc.'s Exposure is Medium
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Broadcom, Inc.'s Management of ESG Material Risk is Average
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