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Alphabet's results last month pointed to several better plays than the search giant.
There are the names I would look to play off the Google results rather than Google itself.
The combination of a below expectations quarter, and reduced guidance has investors fleeing.
And in the heart of the order lies the semiconductor industry. Nothing happens without these guys.
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The disaster du jour is in the optical space, as discussed early this morning. * Oclaro -28% * Lumentum Holdings -8% * Finisar -12%
For months I have been negative on the fundamentals of the optical space. After the close Applied Optoelectronics pre-announced to the downside -- in a meaningful way. I would expect Finisar , Lumentum ,Oclaro an the others to suffer in the time ah...
The iPhone 8's reported inclusion of several new technologies is expected to yield changes in Apple's supplier mix.
On the whole, tech stocks had a solid earnings season. But many richly-valued names sputtered despite releasing decent numbers.
The Nasdaq ended the session with losses for the third day in a row.
With dip buyers acting automatically when stocks sag a bit, the market simply refuses to go down.
Though tech M&A activity has cooled a bit, it certainly hasn't evaporated. Here's a look at the buyout prospects for some companies whose names are in the M&A rumor mill.
Optical stocks are being taken to the woodshed today -- Oclaro -$0.86 (-10%), Lumentum -$2.15, MACOM Technology Solutions -$4.00, Acacia Communications -$3.00, Applied Optoelectronics -$2.00 and Fabrinet -$2.90. I recently wrote several columns ...
As I have expressed in both the Comments Section (see last week's negative second-quarter industry forecast by brokerage B Riley) and in my Diary, the volatile optical space appears to be facing poor short-term fundamentals. And takeover hopes see...
Some subscribers (discussed in the Comments Section) have expressed interest or are involved in the optical space. I am hearing some vague Chinese concerns. Oclaro , Finisar ,Acacia Communications and Lumentum Holdings are all under pressure tod...
Amazon and Google likely want a minority stake in Toshiba's flash unit rather than full ownership. Deals like that could be useful as cloud giants keep growing their spending.
"It's not a joke, it's a rope, Tuco. Now I want you to get up there and put your head in that noose." -- Blondie, "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" Its been a long week, so there will be no "Takeaways." Let's move to the abbreviated Monarch Notes for...
The optical space is getting hit today -- Oclaro , Finisar and II-VI , for example -- but I can't find a catalyst to the weakness. I'm trying to find out. Also, I've moved to large ProShares UltraShort S&P 500 ETF long now at $13.40.
Oclaro , the object of discussion in my Diary recently, continues to trade up with all its collaterals/competitors after the recent conference, which indicated that business fundamentals are on solid footing. As I previously mentioned, Finisar has ...
We have had a continuing and robust discussion on the possibility of Finisar acquiring Oclaro in our Comments section over the last two weeks. (I have no dog in the hunt!) I have argued that while FNSR has given the indication that it may be interes...