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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Blackstone, Chipotle, Constellation, KeyCorp, PepsiCo, Phillips 66, SunEdison and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower on Monday, but that is after the best week for stocks in quite some time. This is a thinner week for liquidity and analyst calls are ...
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ON Semiconductor Moves to Acquire Fairchild

ON Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: ON) and Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. (NASDAQ: FCS) made waves in Wednesday’s morning trading session on news of an acquisition. Both companies announced that they have ...
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Why Apple Supply Chain Concerns Are Growing and Spilling Over Elsewhere

A recent Credit Suisse report suggests that the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) Asia supply chain is weakening. This report came after the firm performed checks on Apple’s supply chain, which ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BofA, Google, Intel, Fairchild, Mobileye, NOV and More

Stocks were mixed on Friday, looking for direction. One issue is that stocks have rallied handily and the Greek deal looks closer but is still in the air. Shanghai was ...
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Top Chip Stocks to Buy Returning the Most Cash to Shareholders

Despite the recent sell-off in semiconductor stocks, the SOX index, which tracks the group, is still up substantially from the lows last October, and it has outperformed the S&P 500. ...
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Merrill Lynch Very Cautious on Three Well-Known Chip Stocks

While most of the Wall Street firms we cover are cautiously optimistic for the chip sector for the second quarter and going forward, high multiples could limit the upside for ...
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Baird’s Best Technology Growth Stocks to Buy Now

Most Wall Street firms hold conferences, but they tend to be more sector specific. Robert Baird just concluded its 35th annual Growth Stock conference, which hosted presentations, meetings and break-out ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Juniper, Microsoft, McDonald’s, Pandora, SAP and More

Earnings season is afoot, and analysts are making their 2014 portfolio predictions at the same time that investors are trying to decide how to position their portfolio for gains or ...
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Deutsche Bank Bullish on Semiconductor Stocks to Buy

First-quarter earnings season for the semiconductor sector yielded generally in-line results and guidance, somewhat calming investor fears. While the resulting outperformance in the semiconductor index (SOX) is a relief, the ...
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Analyst Says the Time to Rotate Semiconductor Stocks Is Now (ADI, LLTC, MXIM, TXN, INTC, BRCM, AVGO, NXPI, FCS, ONNN, MPWR, SIMO, DB, GS)

The stock market has had a tremendous first quarter, and semiconductor stocks as a sector are up more than 15%. Even though many Wall St. analysts and equity strategists see ...
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SanDisk Spreads Fear For All Apple Component Suppliers (SNDK, AAPL, AMD, ADI, BRCM, CY, FCS, MRVL, MU, LSI, ONNN, QCOM, SWKS, TQNT)

The news from SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK) about weak demand and weak pricing was something we expected to bleed over to others in flash memory and in consumer electronics.  The ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell (V, MA, C, CVX, APD, EBAY, ZZ, BLK, BAC, FCS, FCX, MS, LUV, EGHT, TSL, JASO, STP)

Stocks opened higher this morning and have mostly remained in positive territory throughout the day. Reports that China was considering lowering its banks’ capital reserve requirements boosted both Asian and ...
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Apple Supplier List Revealing (AAPL, AMD, CY, BRCM, FCS, FLEX, JBL, VSH, TQNT, SNDK, ONNN, QCOM)

For the first time ever, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has released a list of its 156 suppliers in connection with the company’s release of its supplier responsibility audit. The supplier ...
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Earnings Calendar: Top Earnings To Watch Next Week (AA, JPM, DRWI, CHKP, FCS, HAS, MAT, SVU, CBST, GOOG, JBHT, BAC, SCHW)

Next week is supposed to mark the launch of earnings season.  It will still be a tad light compared the two weeks that follow, but there are some market-movers and some ...
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Giant Chip Mergers Underway (TXN, NSM, ADI, SMH, ALTR, XLNX, MU, FCS, LLTC)

If you have wondered why there have been so few legacy chip companies announcing mergers, you have to wonder no more.  After the close of trading came word that Texas ...
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