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Reality Sets in as Analysts Bail on Micron

Since personal computer (PC) sales slumped earlier in 2015, Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) has hit a rough patch. With fewer PCs moving off the shelves, Micron’s revenues have declined, ...
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Is This the Turning Point for Micron?

Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results Thursday after the markets closed. The tech giant had $0.54 in earnings per share (EPS) on $3.85 billion in ...
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SunEdison Semiconductor Announces Pricing for Secondary Offering

SunEdison Semiconductor Ltd. (NASDAQ: SEMI) has just announced the pricing for its secondary offering. Shares will be offered for $18.25 per share, for a total of roughly 15.94 million shares. ...
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Short Sellers Run for Cover in Semiconductors

The short interest data have come out for the June 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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What to Expect From Micron Earnings

Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MU) is scheduled to report its fiscal third-quarter financial results Thursday after the markets close. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.57 in earnings ...
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Are Integrated Silicon Investors Expecting Even More Now?

Integrated Silicon Solution Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSI) seems to be on the path of a buyout saga that just goes on and on. Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) has increased its ...
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Analysts Tap Ambarella as a $60 Stock

Chipmaker Ambarella Inc. (NASDAQ: AMBA) has dropped more than $26 since Friday morning, when shares opened at $127.12. That is about 21%, and the fall has not leveled off yet. The ...
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4 Cheap Tech Stocks to Buy With Huge Upside Potential

The market has decided to party like it’s 1999, and with the Nasdaq hitting a new all-time high, why not? The major difference now is there is nowhere near the ...
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Are Intel Investors Bracing for Bad Earnings?

After the recent trading activity and news flow in and around the chip and personal computer (PC) segments, 24/7 Wall St. cannot help but wonder if traders and investors are ...
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How Cypress Just Landed a Major Victory in Its Acquisition of Integrated Silicon

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) and Integrated Silicon Solution Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSI) have been in the midst of merger talks, and it looks like these talks may have come to ...
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New Chip Design Could Be Huge for Top Capital Equipment Stocks

Semiconductors have been through a long evolution process that will only continue into the future. Moore’s Law was an observation made by Intel co-founder Gordon Moore in 1965. He noticed ...
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Short Sellers Become More Focused in Semiconductor Stocks

The short interest data have come out for the May 29 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Why Analyst Sees Both Intel and Arm Winning With Big Opportunities

Last week, the brokerage firm Canaccord Genuity attended Computex 2015 in Taipei and held meetings with executives, notably from Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) and Arm Holdings PLC (NASDAQ: ARMH), as ...
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Could AMD Still Rise 50%?

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD) has been a very challenged company for years. The company has made some progress in video and graphics processors, but the effort so far ...
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Analysts Wrangle Over Intel-Altera Merger Benefits and Value Proposition

Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) may have a game changer on its hands with the acquisition of Altera Corp. (NASDAQ: ALTR) now finalized. The $54 per share offer is for $16.7 ...
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