Xilinx Inc


  • March 27- Intel Corp is in talks to buy fellow chipmaker Altera Corp in a deal likely to top $10 billion, according to a source familiar with the matter, making it Intel's biggest purchase ever and the latest merger in the quickly consolidating semiconductor sector. The acquisition of Altera, which makes programmable chips widely used in cellphone towers, the...

  • Jan 21- Programmable chip maker Xilinx Inc forecast weaker-than-expected current-quarter revenue and reported third-quarter revenue that missed the average analyst estimate, hurt by weak sales to broadcast and communications customers. Xilinx, which dominates the programmable chip market along with Altera Corp, said it expected current-quarter...

  • Programmable chip maker Xilinx's profit falls 4 pct Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 4:33 PM ET

    Jan 21- Programmable chip maker Xilinx Inc reported a 4.2 percent fall in quarterly profit, hurt by weak sales to broadcast and communications customers. Xilinx shares fell 5.2 percent to $39.35 in extended trading. Semiconductors made by Xilinx are sold off the shelf and can be programmed by customers to do specific tasks.

  • Wall Street jittery as ECB action looms Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 5:53 AM ET
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    U.S. stock index futures signaled a softer open as investors face another day of big name tech and bank earnings, ahead of Thursday's ECB meeting.

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  • Early Movers: HD, MDT, EA, ZTS, GPRO, IBM & more Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 9:01 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • After-hours buzz: Agilent, GoPro, Xilinx & more Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 5:09 PM ET
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    Companies making headlines after the bell Monday: Agilent, GoPro, Xilinx & more.

  • These stocks are the biggest winners since the dip Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 9:58 AM ET
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    Thirty-two stocks in the S&P 500 have rebounded 10 percent or more since the market's low last week, including Chesapeake Energy, Delta and Southwest.

  • 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...

  • After-hours buzz: Google, SanDisk, Xilinx & more Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 5:00 PM ET
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    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Google, SanDisk, Xilinx & more.

  • Programmable chipmaker Xilinx's quarterly revenue rises Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 4:45 PM ET

    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...

  • Semiconductor bear buys a few tech stocks Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 2:15 PM ET

    Saturna Capital Senior Analyst Paul Meek is bearish on the semiconductor sector, but he still sees bargain stocks worth picking up.

  • Midday movers: Blackstone Group, Tesla Motors & more Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 12:40 PM ET
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    Some of Friday's midday movers:

  • The sexy R&D behind boring chip companies Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    As the silicon chip nears its theoretical limit of productivity, semiconductor companies are in an R&D arms race to drive chip innovation.

  • The R&D elite: America's most innovative companies Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    The CNBC RQ 50 identifies companies that don't just spend big on R&D, but spend right, creating return on innovation for shareholders.

  • Unusual Activity: Run with Xilinx?   Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 12:45 PM ET
    Unusual Activity: Run with Xilinx?

    FMHR trader Jon Najarian provides insight to options action in Xilinx, and why he jumped in the stock today.

  • Cramer: Behind the sharp Xilinx decline Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 6:43 PM ET

    When shares tumble sharply in a single session, you can be sure Jim Cramer wants to know what’s going on.

  • Xilinx CEO predicts record year   Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 6:40 PM ET
    Xilinx CEO predicts record year

    Xilinx CEO Moshe Gavrielov discusses expectations for revenue growth, and why investors should believe the company is going to bounce back.