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Major Semiconductor Short Sellers Become More Selective

The short interest data have come out for the August 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Will Investors Reward Applied Materials’ Big Guidance Boost?

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) reported third-quarter fiscal 2016 results after markets closed on Thursday. The semiconductor manufacturing equipment maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.50 on ...
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SunEdison Semiconductor Skyrockets on Acquisition News

SunEdison Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ: SEMI) watched its shares rise handily in Thursday’s session following the announcement of an acquisition. The company entered into a definitive agreement for the acquisition by GlobalWafers, ...
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Top Biotechs Are Among Jefferies Growth Stock Favorites

One thing that has stretched multiples in the S&P 500 this year to a pricey 17 times earnings is that many people have chased a few stocks in the index ...
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Why Analysts Are Chasing NVIDIA Targets Much Higher After Earnings

NVIDIA Corp. (NASDAQ: NVDA) reported its second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. Overall the report was very solid and appears to be signaling continued growth in its ...
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Why Hewlett Packard Enterprise Wants to Buy SGI Now

It is happening all over again. Hewlett-Packard is buying another old-school technology company. Silicon Graphics International Corp. (NASDAQ: SGI) was supposed to be braced for an earnings report. It reported, ...
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Why This NVIDIA Earnings Beat Is So Important

NVIDIA Corp. (NASDAQ: NVDA) reported its second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. This company has been on the cutting-edge of developing deep learning and artificial intelligence (AI), ...
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Short Sellers Can’t Make Up Their Minds on Major Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the July 29 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Analysts Chasing Microchip Tech Price Targets Significantly Higher

Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP) was surging on Tuesday after beating earnings expectations. Oddly enough, the chipmaker had a loss of $113.4 million, or -$0.53 in earnings per share. Where ...
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4 Top Tech Stocks That Beat Earnings May Be Strong Buys Now

In a market that is getting pricey, earnings will be the only thing going forward that will allow companies to trade higher, as positive and higher earnings will also allow ...
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Short Interest Remains Mixed on Major Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the July 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Why 2 Firms Are Very Cautious and Concerned Over GE Ratings and Targets

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) stands at a crossroads. On one hand, an independent research firm is calling for the stock to rise by over 15% in the next year, ...
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What to Look for in Texas Instruments Earnings Report

Texas Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ: TXN) is set to release its second-quarter earnings report after the markets close on Monday. As one of the larger players in the tech sector ($66 ...
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How Analysts Feel About Intel After Earnings

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) reported second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. This company is far and away a leader in the tech sector. However, investors did not ...
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Analysts Pile Into Qualcomm After Stellar Earnings

Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) reported a strong fiscal third quarter after the markets closed on Wednesday. The overall reaction from investors was very positive, and this was reflected in the ...
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