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Trade worries have by themselves affected the Chinese sales of many tech companies.
Elliott Management thinks SAP can significantly grow its EPS with the help of cost cuts and buybacks. A comparison of SAP's margin profile with Oracle and Microsoft's suggests it's right.
Reports of a smartphone market recovery from Taiwan Semiconductor is taking the sector higher.
We believe that STM has formed a 'bullish reversal pattern.'
The chip stock surge at the week's end shines a light on just how pessimistic some investors had been as earnings multiples fell to rock-bottom levels last year.
The long-term demand bolstered by secular shifts in technology are keeping many onboard the ship for semiconductors in the long term.
The big contract chipmaker issues a downbeat forecast of what lies ahead for the semiconductor giant, and likely for the sector.
The cyclical downturn that TI and STMicro appear to be seeing isn't the end of the world for chip stocks. But trade tensions complicate matters.
Fed policy makers, research directors and the media seem clueless that the economy is slowing, not growing.
The groundbreaking iPhone X might have only been released a few weeks ago but Apple is already looking to its next model
The odds are looking good for activist Elliott Management's push to get a higher sale price for NXP.
Apple Inc.'s European suppliers nursed heavy losses in early Monday trading as tech stocks continued to extend declines amid a global sector sell-off sparked by Friday's pullback on Wall Street.
Elliott Management and other big NXP investors reportedly want the Qualcomm deal renegotiated. Given what has happened over the past seven months, they might just have their way.
Intel's $15.3 billion purchase of Mobileye could just be the beginning
STMicroelectronics is weak (down 5%) overnight amid reports it may not be able to produce enough 3D camera systems for the next Apple phone. Yesterday I moved from small to medium in size in my Apple short at about $139.30.
European suppliers, such as Imagination Technologies, rallied on Wednesday after Apple posted better-than-expected earnings.
The chipmaker's shares weakened recently, offering an entry opportunity.
Mobile transactions are this trend's next frontier.
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That didn't happen, but I expect Cook to be upbeat if not outright bullish.
Gold also has crept up a bit during her testimony. By Bret Jensen Testimony from Janet Yellen seems to be getting a moderately positive reaction in the market as indices have moved up modestly since committee meeting has begun. Would be nice if memb...