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How Intel Hopes to Boost PC Sales

In a move it hopes will help revive personal computer (PC) sales, Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) is overhauling its flagship line of computer chips. The sixth generation of its Core ...
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Where Micron and Tsinghua Unigroup Can Go From Here

Back in July, Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) turned down a takeover bid from Chinese investment firm Tsinghua Unigroup, but the firm does not appear to be taking no for ...
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Jefferies Has 3 Chip and Chip Equipment Stocks With Gigantic Upside Potential

One thing a brutal sell-off will do is bring stocks back to places where they look incredibly attractive. One area that was being demolished all year, prior to the recent ...
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RBC Has 3 Quality Tech Stocks to Buy Following Market Sell-Off

Any tech investor will tell you the last week was horrific, especially for more momentum-oriented tech companies. But adversity brings opportunity, especially in the stock market. A new research report ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover on Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the August 14 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Is Micron Finally Starting to Bottom?

Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) hit a new 52-week low in Friday’s trading session after taking a big hit in the big market sell-off on Thursday. This actually marks a ...
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3 Semiconductor Stocks to Buy That Could Outperform Into 2016

If you are a technology investor, especially in the semiconductor arena, it has been a very difficult year. A huge slowdown in personal computer sales, combined with currency headwinds and ...
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Analog Devices Rises on Solid Earnings Beat and Guidance

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) reported its fiscal third quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company had $0.77 in earnings per share (EPS) on $863 million ...
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5 Top Tech Companies That Will Benefit From Huge Chip Breakthrough

One thing that never changes in the dynamic world of technology, and especially in semiconductors, is the ability for change and new product innovation. Since the beginning, chip technology has ...
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A Micron Analyst Upgrade That Feels Like a Downgrade

Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) recently held its analyst day, and there has been a mixed view on the largest dynamic random-access memory (DRAM) maker. Some analysts have maintained positive ...
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Applied Materials Slides on Weak Forecast

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) reported fiscal third quarter 2015 results after markets closed on Thursday afternoon. For the quarter, the semiconductor manufacturing equipment maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per ...
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Despite Lower Gold Prices, Why Technology and Industry Keep Using Less and Less Gold

It probably has been assumed by many investors, consumers and economists that the demand for gold has drifted lower with prices. The World Gold Council (WGC) has released its overall ...
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What to Expect From Applied Materials Earnings

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) is scheduled to report its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. Consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.33 in earnings ...
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Short Sellers Get More Selective in Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the July 31 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Is Microchip Tech the Next Value Stock?

Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP) was tapped by Credit Suisse’s John Pitzer. The brokerage firm reinstated coverage with an Outperform rating and a $50 price target. This rating comes on ...
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