European shares extended gains to close higher on Wednesday, as investors reacted to fresh growth data from China.» Read More
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Yesterday there were some analyst report circulating that Intel spacer was unlikely to be overly optimistic because the PC food chain was weakening, that recent orders out of Taiwan were weak.
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Geert-Jan Nikken at Rabobank sees plenty of upside for stocks from semiconductors and multimedia companies.
Dutch chip equipment maker ASML reported an anticipated recovery of fourth-quarter unit orders on Wednesday, but the order value fell unexpectedly from the third quarter due tomix effects.
Dutch chip equipment maker ASML reported its lowest order quarterly intake in two years as overcapacity and falling prices for memory chips depressed demand, but predicted a rebound ahead.
Dutch chip equipment maker ASML said on Thursday it will return about 960 million euros ($1.3 billion) to shareholders in combination with a reverse stock split to optimize its capital structure.