SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 20- Texas Instruments Inc posted third-quarter results above expectations and its CFO said business was healthy, in contrast to recent concerns on Wall Street about a possible slowdown in chip demand. Texas Instruments' quarterly results on Monday came after Chandler, Arizona- based Microchip on Oct 9 warned of weak demand in China that would...» Read More
Paul Jacobs, Qualcomm chairman & CEO, discusses the company's push into the next generation of mobile technology, and the chips that will be used to make the devices more portable and speedy.
MagnaChip is a super cheap chip stock, selling at just 5 times forward earnings, says Mad Money's Cramer. The company could stand to profit from the new Samsung Galaxy, and is a terrific speculative way to play an orphan stock with a ton of potential, but only at the right price, and "right" price means $7.75/share or less.
Dozens of companies are scheduled to report earnings Thursday, but Cramer plans to monitor three companies' results in particular.
Cramer goes one-on-one with Novellus CEO Richard Hill.
Cramer says, Novellus is a company that's an integral part of the tech food chain, and is one of the most shareholder friendly companies in the tech space. Discussing the company's prospects, and the semiconductor industry, with Rick Hill, Novellus Systems CEO.
Cramer highlights one stock in particular and interviews the company's CEO.
Mad Money's Cramer, says Xilinx is a stock that gives investors a way to play the seasonal tech rally that's driving the semiconductor names higher, while offering some dividend protection, with Moshe Gavrielov, Xilinx CEO.
To find out, Cramer chats with Cypress Semiconductor CEO TJ Rodgers.
Now is the time to invest in technology stocks, Jim Cramer said, because the sector is bottoming out. Here are 10 stocks that Cramer says have hit bottom.
Cramer keeps this solar energy name on the "Sell Block."
Dan Berenbaum, MKM Partners chip analyst says AMD is on the verge of becoming irrelevant and weighs in on what it will take to turn the company around, also a preview of its Q3 earnings.
We pulled together a list of Jim Cramer's favorite dividend plays. Read on and pick one or two for your portfolio.
The "Mad Money" host explains what to look for in defensive stocks and highlights one name in particular.
Investors need to find stocks that can play good defense, says Mad Money's Jim Cramer. That means a high yield, and attractive risk reward, like Microchip Technology, which pays you to wait, better than any other semiconductor company.
Chip firms are seen as a bellwether of the global economy, and shares of the major semiconductor manufacturers such as TSMC, UMC and ASE have fallen around 40 percent from their peaks earlier this year. The companies have been cutting their earnings forecasts as sales have slowed. But one analyst says the markets have already discounted the bleak growth and investors should now buy these stocks.
A look at the surge in semisconductor stocks and where the sector is likely headed, with Patrick Ho, Stifel Nicolaus analyst, and CNBC's Brian Sullivan.
How to protect your position in the semiconductors sector using options, with Brian Stutland, Stutland Equities.
Cramer goes “Off the Charts” to find out.
Shares of Nvidia, a maker of graphics and tablet chips, jumped Wednesday after it said sales were growing faster than expected.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.