Toshiba has selected a consortium led by the Innovation Network Corporation of Japan, Bain Capital and Development Bank of Japan for memory business sale.
U.S. stock index futures were expected to slightly higher on Thursday as traders digested a fresh batch of economic data.
Apple is considering investing at least several billion dollars in the chip business put up for sale by Toshiba, public broadcaster NHK reported.
Western Digital has warned Japan's Toshiba that splitting off its chip unit prior to a planned sale of the business violates their joint contract.
Toshiba might be able to turn its fortunes around if it can successfully sell its prized memory business, analysts told CNBC.
Silver Lake Partners and U.S. chipmaker Broadcom have offered Toshiba about 2 trillion yen ($17.9 billion) for its chip unit.
Nine components of the CNBC IQ 100 Index hit all-time or multi-year highs today, March 13, 2017.
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The company is nearing the final stages of a sale process and a deal could be announced as soon as this week, the report said.
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Fairchild Semiconductor said Tuesday it has received an unsolicited bid to buy all of its outstanding common stock for $21.70 per share.
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ON Semiconductor said it would buy Fairchild Semiconductor in a $2.4 billion deal, the latest in a rapidly consolidating semiconductor industry.
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With a week to go in October, Wall Street has, thus far, had its best month in four years. This week's big drivers include the Fed's two-day meeting and the continued flood of profit reports.
Expectations are low that the Fed will provide any new policy insight next week, and focus should stay on economic reports and a flood of earnings.
Dialog Semiconductor agreed to buy U.S. peer Atmel for about $4.6 billion, as the company seeks to expand its industrial product portfolio.