Novatel Wireless, Inc.

9645 Scranton Road,
San Diego, California 92121
United States,
(858) 812-3400

Novatel Wireless, Inc. is a provider of wireless broadband access solutions for the worldwide mobile communications market.

M&A Summary

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Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 1 - 2 - - - 3
vol $25M $25M
Sell (0.4/yr) # - - - 2 - - 2
vol $39M $39M

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Largest Feeney Wireless LLC
$25M (2015-03-30)
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Largest Novatel Wireless - Telematics business
$24M (2016-02-18)

According to our data here at Mergr, Novatel Wireless has acquired 4 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Novatel Wireless’ largest acquisition to date was in 2015, when it acquired Feeney Wireless for $25M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2016, when it sold Novatel Wireless - Telematics business to Micronet Enertec Technologies for $24M. Novatel Wireless has acquired in 2 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include communications (34%) and information technology (34%).

When analyzing the technology hardware sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 237 technology hardware companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 13 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 4 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic technology hardware acquirer over the past 3 years is Marco, with 5 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the technology hardware sector over the past 3 years is H.I.G. Capital with 3 platform acquisitions.

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