• Chipmaker Avago forecasts sequential revenue decline Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 4:35 PM ET

    Feb 25- Chipmaker Avago Technologies Limited said it expects second-quarter sales to decline 3-6 percent from the first quarter as it lost revenue from a smartphone manufacturer. Avago's customers include Apple Inc, Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, LG Electronics Inc and Huawei Technologies Co Ltd..

  • Chipmaker RF Micro to buy TriQuint for $1.6 billion Monday, 24 Feb 2014 | 10:20 AM ET

    Radio frequency chipmakers RF Micro Devices will buy peer TriQuint Semiconductor for about $1.6 billion in an all-stock deal to create a company that could better compete in selling chips to mobile-handset makers.

  • Micron profit boosted by Elpida buy, chip recovery Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 8:17 AM ET

    Micron reported higher profit in the first quarter, helped by strong sales at its Elpida business and a recovery in chip prices.

  • Diverging fortunes for TSMC and UMC     Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 7:44 PM ET

    Steven Pelayo, MD & Regional Head of Technology, Equity Research, at HSBC, discusses the state of Taiwan's major chip makers ahead of the release of September sales numbers.

  • David Rubenstein, Senior Analyst at Advanced Research Japan, discusses what a merger between AMAT and Tokyo Electron would mean for their rivals.

  • Applied Materials & Tokyo Electron to combine     Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 7:55 AM ET

    Patrick Ho, Stifel Nicolaus analyst, discusses why he thinks Applied Materials will benefit from the deal and the financial and cultural issues the two companies will likely encounter in the merger.

  • Crossbar: Disrupting flash memory     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 8:41 AM ET

    George Minassian, Crossbar co-founder & CEO, explains how his company is raising the bar on storage and improving mobile computing.

  • Micron stock soars on need for more memory     Friday, 9 Aug 2013 | 8:10 AM ET

    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.

  • How ARM puts the 'smart' in smartphones     Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013 | 10:35 AM ET

    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.

  • Inventory Correction Could Affect TSMC: Pro     Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 | 10:52 PM ET

    Mehdi Hosseini, Senior Analyst and Senior VP of Semiconductors at Susquehanna Financial Group analyzes TSMC's latest monthly sales figures.

  • Stock in 60 Seconds: SK Hynix     Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 11:20 PM ET

    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.

  • Intel's Challenges in a Tablet World     Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013 | 8:45 PM ET

    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.

  • Portfolio Picks That Could Make You Money     Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 8:44 AM ET

    David Steinberg, DLS Capital Management, shares several long-term value plays that could make money this year.

  • Big Dividend Boost Grabs Cramer’s Attention Wednesday, 6 Mar 2013 | 6:17 PM ET

    After a sizable dividend hike, does this semiconductor stock belong on your radar?

  • Best Trade in the Semiconductor Space     Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 12:45 PM ET

    Qualcomm's stock is higher after being added to Nomura's U.S. "conviction buy list." Nomura's analyst Romit Shah, offers insight.

  • Apple and Samsung, Frenemies for Life Sunday, 10 Feb 2013 | 9:11 AM ET
    An Apple iPad 2 and iPhone 4S smartphone, left, and a Samsung Electronics Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet computer and Galaxy S III smartphone.

    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.

  • Hynix Returns to Profit, but Misses on Sales Forecast Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    South Korean chipmaker SK Hynix returned to a quarterly profit on Wednesday on demand from mobile device makers such as Apple, but it fell far short of forecasts on weak sales of computer chips and a strong won.

  • RFMD CEO Reveals 2013 Tech Trends     Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 8:39 AM ET

    Bob Bruggeworth, RF Micro Devices CEO, explains why the telecom sector is poised for growth this year.

  • How Samsung Is Dealing With Apple Dropping Chips Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 10:49 AM ET

    Samsung Electronics is looking to supply chips to more Chinese and other emerging smartphone makers to counter any fall-off in demand from Apple.

  • Chipmaker Marvell Loses $1.17 Billion Patent Verdict Thursday, 27 Dec 2012 | 5:53 AM ET

    A federal jury on Wednesday found that Marvell Technology Group infringed two patents held by Carnegie Mellon University, and ordered the chipmaker to pay $1.17 billion in damages.