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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Apple, Bloom Energy, CommScope, Dell, HP, Oracle, Shopify, Tesla and More

Stocks were indicated to open stronger on Thursday with a move of more than 200 points on the Dow and 25 points on the S&P 500 after Jerome Powell and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Anadarko, Apple, Charter, Disney, Geron, KLA-Tencor, PVH, SAP, US Steel and More

Stocks were looking at a softer open on Tuesday after a very mixed bag on Monday when the Dow Jones industrials closed down with Boeing's drag but while the S&P ...
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Will a Weak DRAM Market in 2019 Cast a Shadow on the Entire Semiconductor Industry?

The decline in the technology sector was broad and swift at the end of 2018. A major market recovery has allowed technology stocks to recover handily as well. With the ...
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Merrill Lynch Says Now’s Your Chance to Buy 4 Semiconductor Giants

For years, the semiconductors were big sector leaders, and with good reason. The increase in uses for a wide variety of chips in everything from cars to industrial to video ...
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Merrill Lynch Says Buy These 5 Out-of-Favor Tech Stocks Now

When you see the kind of gains that have been printed for people long Amazon or Google, it makes you incredibly mad you didn’t jump in sooner. The bottom line ...
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Thursday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

September 6, 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 0.4% at 2,878.11. The DJIA closed flat at 25,995.94. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 0.9% at 7,922.73. Thursday was a down day ...
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Semiconductor Capital Equipment Sector Still Has Too Much Bull Market Hope

Investors are often concerned about the stock market in September, and the investment community is getting another look ahead at the lack of strength in the semiconductor capital equipment segment. Presenting ...
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Merrill Lynch Worries More About Semiconductor Capital Equipment Leaders

For the past few years, the semiconductor industries have been red hot and the top stocks were all but unstoppable. But this earnings season showed some weakness in a few ...
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5 Unusual Earnings Winners

We are in the heart of this earnings reporting season, and it is not just the big stocks on the move. Some smaller and mid-cap stocks were making massive moves ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, BioCryst, Costco, Generac, Goodyear, Intel, Microsoft, Netflix and More

Stocks were marginally lower on Tuesday after investors took a bite out of the FANG stocks. Investors have had less faith and lower rewards by buying the dips in 2018 ...
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4 Semiconductor Capital Equipment Stocks On Sale as SemiCon West Underway

Summertime always means trade shows and conventions for Wall Street companies, and this summer is no different. This week investors and executives from the semiconductor capital equipment industry have arrived ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dollar General, KLA-Tencor, Micron Technology, Nike, Red Hat and More

The futures traded higher Friday morning, although it appears that the worries over trade and tariffs are still in place. This comes despite the fact that car makers in Europe ...
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Stifel Stays Very Positive on Semiconductor Capital Equipment Stocks

After posting outstanding relative strength for years in line with the semiconductors, some of the top capital equipment companies have pulled back in 2018 and may be offering aggressive accounts ...
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Applied Materials Brings Havoc to Semiconductor Capital Equipment Space

Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) typically has beaten its earnings and sales expectations. Apparently, the top U.S. player for semiconductor capital equipment is finding out that 29% in quarterly revenue ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Amex, Broadcom, Citigroup, Conatus, Intel, Micron, Nvidia, Spotify, Wells Fargo and More

Stocks experienced a major recovery on Wednesday after opening down 2% early in the day. After closing positive on the day, the futures markets were pointing to a higher open ...
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