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Human resources executives from Adobe, Broadcom, Intel, Motorola Solutions and other corporations met with dozens of lawmakers and senior advisers on Wednesday from the congressional committees in charge of immigration laws.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 24- Leading cellphone chipmaker Qualcomm forecast earnings below expectations on Wednesday as competition in the smartphone market intensifies, sending its stock sharply lower.
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Earnings: Still choppy, but mostly good news for tech and building materials.
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Broadcom, which sells wireless chips used in Apple's iPhone as well lower-end devices popular in Asia, posted first-quarter revenue of $2.01 billion, up 9.7 percent from the year-earlier period.
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Broadcom, whose chips are used in products ranging from television set-top boxes to Apple's iPhone, posted first-quarter revenue of $2.01 billion, up 9.7 percent from the year-earlier period.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 23- Chipmaker Broadcom posted first-quarter profit and revenue above expectations and its revenue forecast also topped estimates, despite investors' worries about slower growth at key customer Apple.
SAN FRANCISCO, April 23- Broadcom posted first-quarter revenue of $2.01 billion and net income of $191 million, or 33 cents a share, despite investors' worries about slower growth at key customer Apple.
The earnings train is about to leave the station, with reports due Tuesday from three Dow components, some transportation names and Apple.
*Cirrus Logic outlook fans worry on Apple's product demand. SAN FRANCISCO, April 18- Apple Inc's shares fell below $400 on Wednesday for the first time since December 2011 after a U.S. chip supplier's disappointing revenue forecast fanned fears about weakening demand for the iPhone and iPad as competition intensifies.
*Cirrus Logic outlook fans worry on Apple's product demand. *Apple reports results next Tuesday. SAN FRANCISCO, April 17- Apple Inc's shares fell below $400 on Wednesday for the first time since December 2011 after a chip supplier's disappointing revenue forecast fanned fears about weakening demand for the iPhone and iPad as competition intensifies.
*Cirrus Logic outlook fans worry on Apple's product demand. Apple, whose shares dropped below $400 briefly before bouncing back to stand 5.5 percent lower at about $403, have lost more than 40 percent of its market value since its record high last September, battered by worries about intensifying competition and the effect on Apple's industry-leading margins.
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IDC report shows much greater declines in PC shipments than expected, but a long piece on the semiconductor industry by Barclays is also getting a lot of attention.