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Hardware Semiconductors and Semiconductor Equipment

  • NAND is complementary to storage: Seagate CFO

    David Morton, CFO of Seagate Technology, talks about the future of hard drives and the storage industry.

  • *Toshiba urged by banks to sell majority of chip unit- sources. TOKYO, Feb 21- Japan's Toshiba Corp wants to raise at least 1 trillion yen by selling most of its flash memory chip business, seeking to create a buffer for any fresh financial problems, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said. The beleaguered conglomerate was pressured to abandon an initial...

  • *Toshiba urged by banks to sell majority of chip unit- sources. TOKYO, Feb 21- Japan's Toshiba Corp wants to raise at least 1 trillion yen by selling most of its flash memory chip business, seeking to create a buffer for any fresh financial problems, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said. The beleaguered conglomerate's decision to abandon an initial plan...

  • Toshiba wants to raise as least 1 trillion yen ($8.83 billion) from the sale of a majority stake in its NAND flash memory business.

  • *Toshiba want to complete sale by end of March 2018- source. TOKYO, Feb 21- Toshiba Corp wants to raise at least 1 trillion yen from the sale of a majority stake in its flash memory chip business as a buffer against any fresh financial problems, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said. After flagging a $6.3 billion writedown on its U.S. nuclear unit earlier this...

  • A man walks past the logo of Toshiba displayed at the company's headquarters in Tokyo on February 14, 2017.

    Toshiba may delay the sale of its prized flash-memory chip unit.

  • PORTLAND, Ore. _ Lattice Semiconductor Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $8.2 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Portland, Oregon- based company said it had a loss of 7 cents. For the year, the company reported that its loss narrowed to $54.1 million, or 45 cents per share.

  • TOKYO, Feb 15- Toshiba Corp may delay the sale of its prized flash-memory chip unit after the conglomerate said it would consider selling most, even all, of the marquee business, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said. Changing the rules of the chip auction, which sources have said has generated bids of 200- 400 billion yen, could push the sale beyond...

  • TOKYO, Feb 15- Toshiba Corp has decided to delay the sale of shares in its chip business to the next financial year or later, Japan's Kyodo news agency reported on Wednesday, without citing sources. The Japanese conglomerate said on Tuesday it would book a $6.3 billion hit to its U.S. nuclear unit and may sell a majority stake in its prized flash-memory chip unit as it...

  • TOKYO, Feb 15- Shares in Toshiba Corp skidded on Wednesday after the conglomerate said it would book a $6.3 billion hit to its U.S. nuclear unit and may sell a majority stake in its prized flash-memory chip unit as it scrambles for cash to stay in business. Facing a March 27 deadline to avoid a delisting, Chief Executive Satoshi Tsunakawa said he would consider...

  • TOKYO, Feb 15- Shares in Toshiba Corp skidded on Wednesday after the conglomerate said it would book a $6.3 billion hit to its U.S. nuclear unit and may sell a majority stake in its prized flash-memory chip unit as it scrambles for cash to stay in business. Facing a March 27 deadline to avoid a delisting, Chief Executive Satoshi Tsunakawa said he would consider...

  • Toshiba is 'gutting the business from within': Expert

    Seth Fischer, CIO at Oasis Management, says Toshiba should not be selling the majority stake in its memory chip business.

  • TOKYO, Feb 15- Shares in Toshiba Corp tumbled on Wednesday after the conglomerate said it would book a $6.3 billion hit to its U.S. nuclear unit and may sell more of its prized flash-memory chip business than planned to urgently raise funds. "Usually in a corporate turnaround plan, the company would keep its most competitive business after selling non-performing...

  • What's driving the materials engineering sector?

    Omkaram Nalamasu, CTO at Applied Materials, talks about how innovation and investments are driving the industry.

  • Toshiba in 'financial dire straits': Analyst

    Mark Newman, MD at Bernstein, says Toshiba's situation is extremely unstable.

  • Toshiba President Satoshi Tsunakawa leaves after a press conference at the company's headquarters in Tokyo on February 14, 2017.

    After a day of delays and confusion, Japan's Toshiba said on Tuesday it would book a $6.3 billion hit to its U.S. nuclear unit.

  • SHANGHAI _ Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $104 million. On a per-share basis, the Shanghai- based company said it had net income of 11 cents. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.

  • MIGDAL HAEMEK, Israel _ Tower Semiconductor Ltd. on Monday reported fourth-quarter net income of $48.3 million. For the current quarter ending in April, Tower Semiconductor said it expects revenue in the range of $330 million. Tower Semiconductor shares have risen 16 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • More evidence of China's growing strength in tech. NYT reports.

  • TOKYO, Feb 9- Toshiba Corp has received bids ranging from 200 billion yen to as much as 400 billion yen for a 19.9 percent stake in its flash memory business, a person directly involved in the deal told Reuters on Thursday. Suitors for the Japanese company's chip unit include rivals SK Hynix Inc and Micron Technology Inc, data storage firm Western Digital Corp and...