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Short Sellers Back Away From Bets Against Semiconductor Leaders

The short interest data for the August 29 settlement date has been released. 24/7 Wall St. has decided to look at the short interest reports for the key semiconductor stocks. ...
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Security, Storage and Cloud Technologies to Drive These Chip Stocks Higher

The slow, but steady gains in personal computer (PC) sales have helped some old-school names in the chip industry make a nice comeback over the past year. The problem is ...
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4 Chip Stocks to Buy That Don’t Need PC Growth for a Strong Finish to 2014

With the Labor Day holiday over, and investors looking for ideas in a sky-high market, one area that looks to continue its success is technology. While investors breathlessly await the ...
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Falling Short Interest in Semiconductor Stocks

Short interest data for the August 15 settlement date has come out. The semiconductor industry is considered to be an economic driver of growth because it is a technology enabler ...
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Analog Devices Earnings Report Keeps The Doors Open

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) has reported earnings for its fiscal third quarter. The chip maker’s earnings came in at $0.63 in earnings per share and $722.4 million in revenues. This compares ...
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Applied Materials Growth Continues Ahead of Merger Completion

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) reported fiscal third quarter 2014 results after markets closed on Thursday afternoon. For the quarter, the semiconductor manufacturing equipment maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per ...
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What to Expect From Applied Materials Earnings

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) is set to report earnings on Thursday after the close. This leader in semiconductor capital equipment hopes to continue its growth trend. Thomson Reuters has ...
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FBR Says Chip Recovery Near End — 5 Stocks to Buy Now

The semiconductor market has had extraordinary two years after being a market laggard ever since the market hit bottom in March 2009. In fact, last year, the semiconductor SOX index ...
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The ‘Always On Generation’ Driving Revenues for Top Flash Memory Tech Stocks

In less than a decade, consumer demand for a lightning fast Internet has changed everything. From e-commerce, social media to web search and more, this massive Internet use can cause latency, ...
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All Eyes on Qualcomm Ahead of Earnings and Guidance

Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) is set to report earnings for its third quarter of 2014. Thomson Reuters has estimates of $1.22 in earnings per share (EPS) $6.52 billion in revenue. ...
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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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Major Change in AMD Turnaround Sentiment, Intel on Top

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD) caught even its less bullish skeptics off guard with its recent poor earnings announcement. The company even severely damaged the enthusiasm of its more ...
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Disappointment in AMD Earnings, but Its Turnaround Continues

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD) is going to have some upset investors after its second quarter earnings report, but these same investors may want to consider that AMD is ...
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AMD Earnings Could Have a Different Message Than Intel’s (Update 2)

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD) is set to report earnings after the close on Thursday. The AMD of yesteryear is very different from the AMD of today and tomorrow. ...
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Time for a SanDisk Breather After Earnings

SanDisk Corp. (NASDAQ: SNDK) has reported its results for the second quarter of 2014. The independent flash memory leader reported $1.41 in its adjusted operating earnings per share (EPS) and ...
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