VivoPower International PLC (VVPR) and NVE Corporation (NASDAQ:NVEC) Comparison side by side

VivoPower International PLC (NASDAQ:VVPR) and NVE Corporation (NASDAQ:NVEC) are two firms in the Semiconductor – Specialized that compete against each other. Below is a comparison of their dividends, analyst recommendations, institutional ownership, profitability, risk, earnings and valuation.

Valuation & Earnings

Gross Revenue Price/Sales Ratio Net Income Earnings Per Share Price/Earnings Ratio
VivoPower International PLC 35.92M 0.58 24.60M -1.80 0.00
NVE Corporation 28.78M 16.36 15.53M 3.20 32.33

Table 1 showcases the top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation of VivoPower International PLC and NVE Corporation.


Table 2 shows the net margins, return on equity and return on assets of the two firms.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
VivoPower International PLC -68.49% 0% 0%
NVE Corporation 53.96% 18.2% 18%


1.4 and 1.4 are the respective Current Ratio and a Quick Ratio of VivoPower International PLC. Its rival NVE Corporation’s Current and Quick Ratios are 36.1 and 31.3 respectively. NVE Corporation has a better chance of clearing its pay short and long-term debts than VivoPower International PLC.


On the other side NVE Corporation pays an annual dividend of $4 per share. It’s dividend yield is 4.15%. VivoPower International PLC does not offer a dividend.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

The shares of both VivoPower International PLC and NVE Corporation are owned by institutional investors at 0.4% and 81.7% respectively. Insiders held 81.31% of VivoPower International PLC shares. Insiders Competitively, held 0.1% of NVE Corporation shares.


In this table we show the Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly, Half Yearly, Yearly and YTD Performance of both pretenders.

Performance (W) Performance (M) Performance (Q) Performance (HY) Performance (Y) Performance (YTD)
VivoPower International PLC 3.77% 7.11% -2.65% -37.98% -57.85% 70.54%
NVE Corporation 0.54% 8.64% 10.63% -12.05% 40.27% 18.25%

For the past year VivoPower International PLC’s stock price has bigger growth than NVE Corporation.


NVE Corporation beats on 10 of the 12 factors VivoPower International PLC.

VivoPower International PLC builds, finances, and operates solar power assets. It offers renewable energy for commercial, industrial, and government customers. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in London, United Kingdom with additional offices in London, United Kingdom; New York, New York; San Francisco, California; Brisbane and North Sydney, Australia; Singapore; Dallas, Texas; and Manila, Philippines. VivoPower International PLC operates as a subsidiary of Arowana International Limited.

NVE Corporation develops and sells devices that use spintronics, a nanotechnology that utilizes electron spin to acquire, store, and transmit information. The company manufactures spintronic products, including sensors and couplers for use in acquiring and transmitting data. Its products comprise standard sensors to detect the presence of a magnetic or metallic material to determine position or speed primarily for the factory automation market; and custom and medical sensors for medical devices to replace electromechanical magnetic switches. The company also offers spintronic couplers, such as IL500-series couplers, IL600-series passive-input couplers, IL700/IL200-series high-speed couplers, IL4/IL3-series isolated network couplers, and IL800-series top-of-the-line couplers. In addition, it licenses the spintronic magnetoresistive random access memory technology, as well as conducts contract research and development activities. The company sells its products through distributors in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and internationally. NVE Corporation was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.