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Can Qualcomm Ever Get Its Guidance Right?

Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) reported its fiscal second-quarter earnings on Wednesday after the markets closed. The mobile chip giant had $1.40 in earnings per share (EPS) on $6.9 billion in ...
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What to Expect From Qualcomm Earnings

Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) will report its fiscal second-quarter financial results Wednesday after the markets close. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $1.33 in earnings per share (EPS) and $6.83 ...
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Lam Research Poised for Much More Growth, Even After Earnings Pop

Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ: LRCX) has already risen handily after earnings. Now the semiconductor capital equipment player may still be poised for much higher gains in 2015 and into 2016. ...
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What ARM and Rambus Have in Common

Both ARM Holdings PLC (NASDAQ: ARMH) and Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS) have reported their earnings. There is something else that they have in common as well. They rely on licensing ...
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6 Top Tech Earnings Previews This Week: IBM, Google, Qualcomm, Microsoft, Amazon, Facebook

In the past week, several technology companies reported earnings after having issued warnings for their earnings reports. While this might make some investors worried about the quality of earnings, the ...
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Should Investors Really Worry About Taiwan Semi Capex Cuts?

For industry leaders, cutting capital expenditures (capex) has the potential to affect other companies upstream. Many question how the semiconductor industry will react to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (NYSE: ...
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SanDisk Not Even Living Up to Lower Guidance (Updated)

SanDisk Corp. (NASDAQ: SNDK) has reported its first-quarter earnings for 2015. While earnings in the past had been volatile, the independent leader in flash memory had already lowered guidance. In ...
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Why Analysts Are Upgrading Intel After Earnings

Prior to reporting its earnings, Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) warned investors to be wary of a recent deceleration in PC sales, and it appeared that no one bet on Intel ...
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Intel Results Not as Bad as Previously Feared

The semiconductor and processing giant Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) has released its latest quarterly results. It is also worth reiterating that the company did issue a warning for its first-quarter ...
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Can AMD Earnings Outshine Intel?

Earnings seasons is here. Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) and Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) are both set to report earnings this week. 24/7 wants to know after, Intel’s warnings, if ...
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Is Qualcomm Activist Only Short-Term Oriented?

Hedge fund Jana Partners wants semiconductor maker Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) to spin off its chip-making business while retaining Qualcomm’s patent licensing and other businesses. The activist investor claims that ...
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Short Sellers More Selective on Semiconductor Stocks

Short interest data for the March 31 settlement date show that investors seem to have mixed ideas on the semiconductor industry as a whole. It is important to note that ...
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5 Top Tech and Media Earnings Previews for the Week Ahead

Several technology companies have already issued warnings for the earnings reports they will be posting in the week ahead. While this might make some investors worried about the quality of ...
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Altera Merger Termination Has Ripple Effect for Semiconductor Stocks

Easy come, easy go. That is what the rumor mill around the world of mergers and acquisitions will tell you. The earlier reports that Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) was in ...
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Is ARM Chatter Being Driven by Intel-Altera Merger Rumors?

The technology rumor mill has been rather active lately. One big tech and hardware rumor of April is that ARM Holdings PLC (NASDAQ: ARMH) could be bought out. What the rumor ...
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