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5 Top Tech Stocks Ready to Benefit From the Apple Watch

With all the market focused on the incredible debut and first weekend sales of the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 models, the other product that made a debut at ...
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Texas Instruments Stock Sags on Disappointing Forecast

Texas Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ: TXN) reported second quarter 2014 results after markets closed Monday. The semiconductor maker reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.62 on revenues of $3.29 billion. ...
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UBS Cautious on Top Chip Stocks Before Earnings This Week

With another huge week of earnings ready to hit the tape, many analysts and investors are trying to handicap not only how the earnings for the quarter will be, but ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Big Cap Tech Picks for a Nasdaq Breakout!

One of the strange quirks of the stock market is sometimes it actually has to go way up before aggressive buyers step-in. This odd anomaly is actually called a buyer ...
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Industrial Demand Is Increasing at These Four Top Chip Companies

Most investors are aware of the chips that go into everything from personal computers and smartphones to tablets and other tech devices. Many are surprised when they learn of the ...
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Nine Companies With the Most Unusual Origins

Some of America’s most well-known companies went through big changes before becoming the dominant corporations they are today. The origin of one of today’s most famous beauty products company is door-to-door book ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, CenturyLink, Micron, GoGo, AT&T and More

Stocks are indicated marginally lower on Monday, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 hit new all-time highs early last week. Investors want to make profits in good ...
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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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