Freescale Semiconductor Holdings Ltd


  • UPDATE 1-Freescale Semiconductor explores sale -source Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 11:33 AM ET

    The New York Post first reported that Freescale was working with investment banks to explore a sale. Freescale shares were up 8.5 percent at $37.66 in morning trading, giving it a market value of $11.5 billion. Freescale went public in 2011 after it was taken private in 2006 for $17.6 billion in a leveraged buyout by a group of private equity firms that included...

  • Feb 13- Chip maker Freescale Semiconductor has hired investment bankers to explore a possible sale, the New York Post reported, citing a source familiar with the situation. Last month, Bloomberg reported that Samsung Electronics may consider buying Freescale, which makes chips used in automobiles, consumer products, telecommunications infrastructure and...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 27- Freescale Semiconductor Ltd gave a revenue forecast for the current quarter above Wall Street's expectations, and its shares rose 12 percent in extended trade as its chief executive pointed to growing demand from automobile makers for its chips. Freescale makes chips used in a broad range of markets, including consumer products,...

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  • Early movers: FSL, BA, AAL, BBBY, S, T, JPM & more Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:56 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

  • Anxious searching after Malaysian flight vanishes Saturday, 8 Mar 2014 | 12:24 AM ET
    A possible relative cries at the Beijing Airport after news of the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 plane in Beijing on March 8, 2014.

    With Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 still missing, officials are casting a wide net as they search for the Boeing aircraft. The 227 passengers include employees from Freescale Semiconductor and IBM.

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