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Starboard Value disclosed a 7 percent stake in chipmaker Marvell Technology on Wednesday, saying it believed that the shares were "undervalued."
Feb 3- Activist investor Starboard Value LP disclosed a stake of about 7 percent in Marvell Technology Group on Wednesday, saying the chipmaker's shares were "undervalued." Starboard said it would retain Rick Hill, Oleg Khaykin and Jeff McCreary- executives from the semiconductor industry- as advisers in connection with its investment in the company.
Starboard said it would retain Rick Hill, Oleg Khaykin and Jeff McCreary, executives from the semiconductor industry, as advisers in connection with its investment in the company.
SAN JOSE, Calif. _ Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. on Thursday reported a loss of $7.1 million in its fourth quarter. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 14 cents per share. Fairchild Semiconductor shares have decreased 2.5 percent since the beginning of the year.
SAN JOSE, Calif. _ Cypress Semiconductor Corp. on Thursday reported a fourth-quarter loss of $77.3 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 13 cents per share. Seven analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $445.2 million.
*Q4 operating profit $5.1 bln, in line with guidance. SEOUL, Jan 28- Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday warned of possible weaker earnings this year due to softer sales of gadgets such as smartphones, a trend that is also hurting rival Apple Inc and major chipmakers. Revenue rose 1.1 percent to 53.3 trillion won, slightly better than the 53 trillion won...
SEOUL, Jan 28- Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday warned of possible weaker earnings this year compared with 2015 due to softer sales of gadgets such as smartphones, a trend that is also hurting rival Apple Inc and major chipmakers. Samsung said its October-December operating profit was 6.1 trillion won, compared with 6.1 trillion won it guided...
*Taiwan suppliers warn weak orders, lower Q1 revenue. TAIPEI, Jan 22- Some of Apple Inc's main Asian suppliers expect revenues and orders to drop this quarter, indicating iPhone sales are almost certain to post their first annual decline since the flagship product was launched almost a decade ago. The forecasts of lacklustre sales by companies including Taiwan...
UBS released an iPhone survey with shipment results that are worse than it expected, but why did the data not impact Apple’s rating?
The number of key Apple suppliers warning that their quarterly results would likely be below estimates continues to grow.
Christopher Rolland, FBR Capital Markets semiconductor analyst, breaks down Intel's quarterly numbers.
Intel beat the Street's expectations but shares fell on raising concerns over slowing growth in its data center business, reports CNBC's Landon Dowdy.
*Dialog will receive $137.3 mln breakup fee. FRANKFURT, Jan 15- Shares in Dialog Semiconductor Plc rose as much as 9 percent on Friday after it said it would not enter a bidding war for U.S. chipmaker Atmel Corp. By 0845 GMT Dialog shares were up 3 percent at 27.78 euros after rising as much as 9 percent.
The technology company's earnings easily topped expectations, but its data center revenue came in lower than expected.
Intel CFO Stacy Smith explains why Intel is well positioned as technology spreads to more facets of life.
Intel shares traded lower after reporting a stronger quarter than expected, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton and Jon Fortt.
*2016 capex likely $9 bln to $10 bln. Demand for high-end smartphones has started the year weak, while in other segments there are already signs of upward demand momentum in emerging markets including China, the world's biggest for smartphones, TSMC said. Last year's total capex of $8.12 billion came as a slump in the global technology sector and slowing economic...
TAIPEI, Jan 14- Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd on Thursday estimated capital expenditure for this year of $9 billion to $10 billion, at least 10 percent more than the four-year low of 2015.. Last year's total of $8.12 billion came as a slump in the global technology sector and slowing economic growth in China, the world's largest smartphone market,...
SEOUL, Jan 14- Qualcomm Inc said on Thursday Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will become the sole manufacturer of its new flagship mobile chip, a major boost for the South Korean tech giant as it vies for deals with bigger rival TSMC. The deal, which some analysts estimate is worth over $1 billion, comes as Samsung, a major Apple Inc supplier, is heading into another profit...
BRIEF-TSMC SAYS Q4 NET PROFIT T $72.84 BLN@. Jan 14- Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd:. *Says Q4 net profit T $72.84 billion.