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Intel Makes the Next Move in Smartwatches

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) has made the latest move in wearable devices by reportedly acquiring smartwatch maker Basis Science. The details were not revealed, but it is believed to have ...
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J.P. Morgan’s Top Chip Stocks to Buy on the Strong Start to 2014

The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) recently announced total chip sales for January, and it was a very pleasant surprise for Wall Street. The organization announced January monthly sales of $25.1 ...
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Can Microvision Growth Be Sustained This Time?

Shares of MicroVision Inc. (NASDAQ: MVIS) were jumping for a second day in a row Friday on the heels of Sony Inc.'s (NYSE: SNE) introduction of a new handheld projector ...
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Short Interest in Chip Stocks Points Higher

As of January 15, short interest in several semiconductor stocks increased as investors continued to bet against PC processors and memory chips in favor of mobile devices. With only a ...
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Big Tech Gets Smaller: IBM and TI Layoffs

Big tech seems to get smaller and smaller, both in terms of sales and number of employees. International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) said it would rebalance its workforce. Texas ...
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Nvidia Gains Are AMD’s Pains

There are a number of similarities between Nvidia Corp. (NASDAQ: NVDA) and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD). Neither is a significant player in the most rapidly expanding part of ...
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Why Analog Devices, TI, ON Semi and Xilinx Should Outperform Chip Stocks

Worldwide sales of semiconductors climbed to a record $80.92 billion in the third quarter of 2013, up 8.4% from $74.64 billion in the prior quarter, according to the Semiconductor Industry ...
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Short Sellers Focus on Two Chip Stocks

We have tracked the key short interest changes as of October 15 in the following semiconductor leaders: Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD), Micron Technology Inc. ...
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Broadcom Guidance Sinks Shares

Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ: BRCM) reported third quarter 2013 results after markets closed on Tuesday. For the quarter, the semiconductor maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.76 on ...
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Short Sellers Switch Allegiances on Chip Stocks

We have tracked the key short interest changes as of September 30 in the following semiconductor leaders: Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD), Micron Technology Inc. ...
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Jefferies Top Stocks to Buy Based on Significant Margin Expansion

With many of the companies in the S&P 500 having margins approaching all-time highs, and implied S&P 500 correlations approaching post-crisis lows, it is becoming harder to make a bullish ...
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Short Sellers Jump on Mobile Chip Maker Stocks

We have tracked the key short interest changes as of September 13 in the following semiconductor leaders: Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD), Micron Technology Inc. ...
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After TI and Broadcom Guidance, Time to Get Picky in Chip Stocks

Texas Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ: TXN) may have just given the preliminary earnings report yelling "All clear in Chip Land!" in its mid-quarter update, but the reality is that the company ...
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Why Weakness at Cisco Systems May Hurt These Top Tech Stocks Soon

Despite the fact that Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) actually reported revenues in line with street expectations last week, the network giant guided fiscal first quarter 2014 below the consensus ...
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Jobs Surge in New York, Dallas and Houston

The number of people employed in New York City, Dallas and Houston rose sharply in June, compared to a year ago, based on total number of people employed. Among all ...
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