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NEW YORK, Oct 17- U.S. stocks were higher at the open on Friday, following a batch of solid earnings reports that eased concerns about the impact of weak global demand on U.S. growth and businesses. General Electric shares rose 2.8 percent to $24.94 after the company reported third-quarter earnings that topped analyst expectations, pushing the S&P industrial...
Oct 16- Xilinx Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit due to higher sales of programmable chips to industrial, aerospace and defense customers, sending the company's shares up 5 percent in extended trading. The segment accounted for 41 percent of Xilinx's total revenue in the quarter. Semiconductors made by Xilinx are sold off the...
Oct 16- Programmable chipmaker Xilinx Inc reported a rise in quarterly revenue due to higher sales to industrial, aerospace and defense customers. The company's net income rose to $171.5 million, or 62 cents per share, in the second quarter ended Sept. 27 from $141.5 million, or 49 cents per share, a year earlier. Semiconductors made by Xilinx are sold off the shelf...
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Some of Friday's midday movers:
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Technology firms led market gains as the S&P Tech sector hit its highest level since November 2000 and the Nasdaq 100 reached a 14-year high.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Apple, Microsoft, VMWare & more.
July 22- Chipmaker Xilinx Inc forecast disappointing revenue for the second quarter after reporting lower-than-anticipated first-quarter sales due to weak sales to telecom, aerospace and defense customers.
Even as traders monitor the world's hot spots, corporate earnings news could be a positive for stocks in the week ahead.
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Moshe Gavrielov, Xilinx president & CEO, explains the chip maker's perceived miss on quarterly earnings and slowdown in its aerospace business. Gavrielov says the company saw growth in their communication and technology segments.
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Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Cramer always says never trade earnings off the immediate headlines. This is why.