Three companies with a precedent of popping on results are scheduled to report earnings after Thursday's closing bell.
Earnings are out for Applied Materials. CNBC's Seema Mody reports. CNBC senior markets commentator Mike Santoli and Stephanie Link, TIAA Global Asset Management, weigh in.
BERLIN, June 2- As Beijing moves in to buy up firms from Germany's famed "Mittlestand" of mid-sized manufacturers, politicians are nervous that Chinese owners may take their vaunted technology and move jobs abroad. When Putzmeister, a 58- year-old maker of pumps for concrete, was bought by its Chinese competitor Sany for 360 million euros in 2012, its workers...
TAIPEI, May 30- Taiwan stocks rose on Monday on bargain hunting and led by further gains in Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc after the top chip and test packaging company said last week it would join hands with a rival to form a new holding company. On Thursday, ASE and Siliconware Precision Industries Co Ltd, the island's top two chip and test packaging...
May 23- Fujian Grand Chip Investment Fund LP said on Monday it had agreed to buy Aixtron in a deal valuing the German semiconductor equipment maker at 670 million euros, adding to a string of Chinese takeovers of German technology companies. Chinese home appliance maker Midea Group made an offer on May 18 to buy Kuka, valuing the German factory robot manufacturer...
Discussing the innovations in the self-driving car and autonomous vehicle technology space with Vijay Rakash of Mizuho Securities, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Carlo Ferro, CFO of ST Micro, talks about trends in the smartphone and semiconductor business, and what it's like to do business in France.
Simon Segars, CEO of ARM, says the semiconductor maker is a long-term company investing in products that will ship many years later.
Fairchild Semiconductor received an unsolicited offer that values the company at $2.46 billion, topping an earlier offer made by ON Semiconductor.
Chipmaker Marvell Technology estimated third-quarter revenue below analysts' estimates, hurt by weak demand for its chips used in hard-disk drives.
Ambarella shares are up more than 12 percent over the past two sessions, and some traders see even more gains to come.
Intel delivered an earnings beat that initially sent stock higher on Tuesday after the bell. Shares were later in the red.
After years of shrinking, the market for personal computers seems to be strengthening.
When Intel reports earnings after the bell Tuesday, investors will have a better sense of where the PC market is headed.
ASML Holding reported forecast-beating results on the back of stronger-than-expected demand from memory chip makers, sending its shares to a new high.
A bet on Intel is a bet on the PC, and investors who wagered correctly on the company enjoyed big gains in 2014.
The chipmaker unveiled a new line of laptops that run on the Chrome operating system.
David Rubenstein, Senior Analyst at Advanced Research Japan, discusses what a merger between AMAT and Tokyo Electron would mean for their rivals.
Two consortiums, including IBM and STMicroelectronics, have proposed building semiconductor wafer plants in India costing a total of $8 billion.
Cramer thinks the best way to unlock shareholder value is for this chip maker to break apart.