SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 22- Shares of Intel Corp fell nearly 5 percent on Friday after Wall Street came away from its investor meeting craving more evidence that the chipmaker can forge a strong mobile presence to drive up revenue and margins.» Read More
*Wuxi plant makes nearly 15 pct of global DRAM chips. SEOUL, Sept 6- SK Hynix Inc's fire-hit China plant, which produces half of its computer memory chips, is likely to resume operations within 2-3 weeks or even earlier, said a source familiar with the situation, citing a preliminary estimate of the damage.
SEOUL, Sept 6- SK Hynix Inc's fire-hit China plant, which produces half of its computer memory chips, is likely to resume operations within 2-3 weeks or even earlier, said a source familiar with the situation, citing a preliminary estimate of the damage.
Aug 22- SunEdison Inc said it would spin off its semiconductor business in an initial public offering and use the proceeds to fund its solar business. SunEdison said it plans to sell a minority stake in the newly formed SunEdison Semiconductor to the public in the offering, scheduled for early 2014..
Aug 15- Chip gear maker Applied Materials said it expects foundry customers to hold back spending in the current quarter as they switch to making smaller chips.
Aug 15- Applied Materials, which makes equipment used to manufacture chips, forecast quarterly results below market estimates after third-quarter results missed analysts' expectation as demand fell from the company's foundry customers.
Aug 15- Applied Materials reported lower quarterly revenue because of a fall in demand for its equipment used in manufacturing chips. Net income fell to $168 million, or 14 cents per share, in the third quarter, from $218 million, or 17 cents per share, a year earlier.
*Offer of $23 per share represents a 55 pct premium. Aug 15- Chipmaker Maxim Integrated Products Inc said it would buy Volterra Semiconductor Corp for about $605 million to strengthen its business that makes low-energy chips. Maxim's chips are used in Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's high-end Galaxy smartphones such as S4 and Note 2..
George Minassian, Crossbar co-founder & CEO, explains how his company is raising the bar on storage and improving mobile computing.
The semiconductor's stock is up 100-percent in the last year. Mark Durcan, Micron Technology CEO, explains how the need for more memory has made his company one of the top players in the sector.
Aug 7- SunEdison Inc said its semiconductor materials business will remain weak, after reporting a loss in its solar energy business that doubled in the second quarter from the first.
ARM Holdings CEO Simon Segars gets into why he says "competition is good" in his industry because it prompts innovation and reveals his plans to increase shareholder value.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 24- Shares of Qualcomm Inc rose more than 3 percent after the leading mobile chipmaker posted third-quarter results that met expectations and eased concerns about slower growth of smartphone sales.
Mehdi Hosseini, Senior Analyst and Senior VP of Semiconductors at Susquehanna Financial Group analyzes TSMC's latest monthly sales figures.
*China diversifies chipmakers' client base from Apple, Samsung. SEOUL, July 4- Asian chipmakers are set to cash in on a major realignment in the volatile industry which is tilting the power balance their way at the expense of gadget makers such as Apple Inc, after years of cautious investment kept supply in check.
CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris looks at SK Hynix in the daily 'Stock in 60' segment as shares rallied over 1 percent after the chip-maker posted strong first quarter profits.
Patrick Wang, Managing Director & Semiconductor Analyst at Evercore Partners, says that as much as Intel talks about getting into smartphones and tablets, PCs are what really move the needle for the company.
David Steinberg, DLS Capital Management, shares several long-term value plays that could make money this year.
After a sizable dividend hike, does this semiconductor stock belong on your radar?
Qualcomm's stock is higher after being added to Nomura's U.S. "conviction buy list." Nomura's analyst Romit Shah, offers insight.
Samsung starts gaining market share, hurting Apple Inc's margins and stock price and threatening its reign as the king of cool in consumer electronics.