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Is Major Semiconductor Short Interest Signaling an End to the Tech Rally?

The short interest data have come out for the September 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Top Tech Dividend Stocks to Buy for Q4

With less than a week left in the third quarter, earnings reports soon will be flying fast and furious, and many investors are trying to get their portfolios set for ...
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Even More Analysts Chasing AMD Higher After Financing

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) may have received a lot of new cash from a capital raise and recently reworked its wafer supply agreement, and now analysts have started ...
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On Top of Stronger Guidance, Intel Even Talks Up the PC Market

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) shares saw a handy gain to close out the week after the company raised guidance for its third quarter. This increase is primarily driven by replenishment of ...
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Merrill Lynch Out With 5 Top Chip Picks for the Rest of 2016

It is no secret that the semiconductor arena is trading at a premium valuation, and in a deep market sell-off they could get hit extremely hard. With that in mind, historically ...
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2 Major Semiconductor Upgrades That Cannot Be Ignored

The tech sector rally has been somewhat muted in September, after helping push the broad markets to new highs. Does this mean the air is coming out of the rally ...
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Renesas Moves to Acquire Intersil

Shares of Intersil Corp. (NASDAQ: ISIL) saw a handy gain on Tuesday after Japanese chip maker Renesas Electronics announced that it will acquire the company for roughly $3.2 billion. This ...
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Short Sellers Grow More Selective on Major Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the August 31 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Analysts Increasingly Ambitious About Micron’s Recovery for 2017 and Beyond

Shares of Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) have been in recovery mode. Much of the gain comes from expectations rather than from proven major recovery. That is what often happens ...
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Why AMD’s Securities Offering Is Positive Despite Shares Falling

Any time that investors see a stock down 6% or more, they probably aren't going to be too keen on hearing that the drop is actually supposed to be good ...
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Jefferies Loves Huge Growth Potential of 5 Buy-Rated Chip Stocks

If any sector has had a solid run over the past year it is the semiconductors. While some on Wall Street are starting to become a little concerned that the ...
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Is the Western Digital Turnaround for Real This Time?

Western Digital Corp. (NASDAQ: WDC) has been on the slide for the past couple of years, but Wednesday morning offered a shot of life for the company. This hard disk drive ...
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7 Tech Stocks So Strong That High Valuations Might Not Even Matter

The bull market is now seven and a half years old. Stocks are valued high at 18 times forward 12-month earnings. It's an election year, and investors keep proving over ...
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Why Analysts Are Chasing Broadcom So Much Higher

Broadcom Ltd. (NASDAQ: AVGO) reported its most recent quarterly results after the markets closed on Thursday. Overall, revenues and earnings beat expectations, but this was not enough for investors. As a ...
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3 Analyst Must-Own Stocks for the Cloud Data and Self-Driving Revolutions

There are two game changing technologies that are going to increase sequentially for this year and beyond, and what they will bring to both consumers and commerce is truly the stuff ...
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