Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. (NYSE:FSL)

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Why Freescale May Worry About NXP Earnings and Guidance Hurting the Merger

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) has been absolutely crushed after earnings. What is unusual is that it seems very off-base, considering its growth opportunity and how investors had been treating ...
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Insider Selling in Financials Jumps as Market Volatility Rules the Week

With Friday's rally helping to push indexes back to the positive side for the year, the insiders also reappeared after being mostly in hibernation as first-quarter earnings results were being ...
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5 Chip Stocks Could Benefit From Sector Mergers and Acquisition Activity

While the news started to drift out Friday, it was confirmed this week that chip giant Intel Inc. (NASDAQ: INTC) is in talks to buy Altera Corp. (NASDAQ: ALTR). With ...
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In Deal Worth $11.8 Billion, NXP Semiconductor Pays No Premium for Freescale

In an announcement made late Sunday night, NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) and Freescale Semiconductor Ltd. (NYSE: FSL) said the two firms had reached a definitive agreement under which NXP ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Box, BBVA, Freescale, Micron, Nordstrom and More

24/7 Wall St. reviews many fresh research calls each and every morning to find new investing and trading ideas for its readers. Some research reports cover stocks to Buy. Other ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AOL, Caterpillar, Goodyear, Southwest, Synchrony, Yahoo and More

Stocks were indicated up and looking for a bounce on Wednesday morning after a big earnings and strong dollar related sell-off on the prior day. The trend for 2015 does ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Citrix, GoPro, HP, Microsoft, Oracle, Teva and More

Stocks have pulled back after challenging all-time highs, but investors have demonstrated repeatedly that they will buy value stocks when they are discounted or a stock that is overlooked. That ...
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Credit Suisse’s 5 Mid-Cap Stocks to Buy With Gigantic Upside Potential

Over the past couple of years, large cap stocks have led the pack in almost every sector, and understandably so due to the liquidity and ability to trade easily. The ...
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5 Analyst ‘Out of Consensus’ Stock Picks With Up to 100% Potential Upside

On Wall Street, everybody goes with the flow, which is a reality that can be good or bad. The more analysts that cover a stock, the more looks you get ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Enbridge, NOV, Freescale, Twitter, Verizon, Windstream and More

Stocks surged higher on Wednesday morning despite new sanctions in Russia. A strong ADP payrolls report was tempered by the notion that it won't make the FOMC more aggressive on ...
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RBC’s Five Top Chip Stocks to Buy With at Least 20% Implied Upside

The chip rally this year has been very strong, the question as we head into summer is can it continue? The semiconductor index, or SOX, is up an impressive 18.3% ...
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Top Stocks to Buy for the Connected Car Growth Theme

The commute is a dreaded, but necessary part of the American experience for many people. One thing making the long drives to and from work or on vacations much better ...
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Why These Chip Stocks Are the Best Way to Play Big Data Now

Data growth may be the most underestimated factor in technology today. Connected devices, which can include everything from a smartphone to tablets to wearables like a smartwatch to devices in ...
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Oppenheimer’s Top Institutional Stocks to Buy Now

As the final month of the first quarter rolls along, many investors and portfolio managers are striving to come up with positive returns for the quarter. Although the Dow Jones ...
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Why Weakness at Cisco Systems May Hurt These Top Tech Stocks Soon

Despite the fact that Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) actually reported revenues in line with street expectations last week, the network giant guided fiscal first quarter 2014 below the consensus ...
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