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Semiconductors and Semiconductor Equipment Semiconductors

  • TAIPEI, Oct 14- Taiwan shares fell on Friday, dragged down by technology stocks including Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd, as investors booked profits after the chipmaker reported earnings. As of 0232 GMT, the main TAIEX index fell 0.4 percent to 9,183.38 points, after closing down 0.4 percent in the previous session. The Taiwan dollar firmed T $0.08 to...

  • Oct 4- Memory-chip maker Micron Technology Inc reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss, but its forecast for the current quarter appeared disappointing and Micron's shares fell as much as 5.2 percent in after-market trading on Tuesday. The company forecast fiscal first-quarter adjusted profit of 13 to 21 cents per share, while analysts were...

  • BRIEF-TSMC RAISES 2016 REVENUE GROWTH GUIDANCE TO 11-12 PCT@. Oct 13- Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co:. *Says 2016 revenue expected to grow 11 percent to 12 percent in Taiwan dollar terms.

  • TAIPEI, Oct 6- Taiwan stocks fell for a second straight session on Thursday in cautious trading, paced by declines in banks and technology heavyweights such as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. The main TAIEX index was down 0.3 percent at 9,247.97 as of 0305 GMT after closing 0.2 percent lower at 9,272.28 in the previous session. The Taiwan dollar softened...

  • Bernstein: Broadcom has a best-in-class margin profile

    The "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders and Yana Barton, Eaton Vance Management Portfolio Manager, discuss the trade on Broadcom after Bernstein initiated the company with an outperform and $215 price target.

  • Micron Technology

    Micron's forecast for the current-quarter appeared disappointing and Micron's shares fell as much as 5.2 percent in after-market trading on Tuesday.

  • TAIPEI, Oct 5- Taiwan stocks declined in cautious trading on Wednesday, tracking falls in some overseas markets, with financial and technology heavyweights such as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co pacing the slide. The Taiwan dollar softened T $0.05 to T $31.397 per U.S. dollar. Asian shares and gold retreated and bond yields were near two-week highs as...

  • SEOUL, Oct 5- Scarred by the global recall of its flagship smartphone, Samsung Electronics Co is set to report on Friday it still expects a small rise in third-quarter profit, analysts say, with healthy sales of memory chips and displays easing the pain. Lost sales and expenses tied to the recall of at least 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7 handsets to fix battery problems...

  • Oct 4- Memory-chip maker Micron Technology Inc reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss, but its forecast for the current quarter appeared disappointing and Micron's shares fell as much as 5.2 percent in after-market trading on Tuesday. The company forecast fiscal first-quarter adjusted profit of 13 to 21 cents per share, while analysts were...

  • Micron forecast first-quarter adjusted profit of 13- 21 cents per share, while analysts were expecting a profit of 9 cents, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. On an adjusted basis, Micron lost 5 cents per share, beating estimates of a loss of 12 cents per share. The net loss attributable to company's shareholders was $170 million, or 16 cents per share, in the...

  • Micron revs. beat

    Earnings are out for Micron Technology. CNBC's Dominic Chu reports the details. CNBC senior markets commentator Mike Santoli; Kim Forrest, Pitt Capital; and "Fast Money" trader Tim Seymour weigh in.

  • TAIPEI, Oct 3- Taiwan stocks rose on Monday with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co leading other heavyweights higher. The Taiwan dollar firmed T $0.023 to T $31.343 per U.S. dollar. Asian shares got the new quarter off to a firm start on Monday and European bourses were expected to follow, while sterling stumbled as Britain set a March deadline to start...

  • QCOM/NXPI deal makes sense: Pro

    Vijay Rakesh, Mizuho, discusses the potential deal for NXP Semiconductors by Qualcomm.

  • Call of the day: Qualcomm

    The "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders; Rob Sechan, UBS managing director; and Adam Parker, Morgan Stanley U.S. chief equity strategist, discuss the trade on Qualcomm following Mizuho's call to upgrade the stock to "buy" following reports of a potential deal talk to acquire NXP Semiconductors.

  • Qualcomm may be in talks to acquire NXP Semiconductors, The Wall Street Journal reported.

  • Sept 29- Chipmaker Qualcomm Inc is in talks to buy NXP Semiconductors NV in a deal that could be valued at more than $30 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. Netherlands- based NXP and San Diego- based Qualcomm said separately that they did not comment on rumors or speculation. NXP shares rose 16.9 percent to close at $96.12 on Thursday, while...

  • Sept 29- Chipmaker Qualcomm Inc is in talks to buy NXP Semiconductors NV in a deal that could be valued at more than $30 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported. Netherlands- based NXP and San Diego- based Qualcomm said separately that they did not comment on rumors or speculation. NXP shares rose as much as 19.3 percent to $98.09 in afternoon trading on Thursday,...

  • Chip consolidation: Who could be next?

    CNBC's Josh Lipton looks into what other chipmaker deals could be in the pipeline following reports of Qualcomm in talks to buy NXP Semiconductors.

  • Sept 29- Chipmaker Qualcomm Inc is in talks to buy NXP Semiconductors NV in a deal that could be valued at more than $30 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported. Netherlands- based NXP and San Diego- based Qualcomm said separately that they did not comment on rumors or speculation. NXP shares rose as much as 19.3 percent to $98.09 in afternoon trading on Thursday,...

  • McIlwain: QCOM/NXP deal a good strategic fit

    Matt McIlwain, Madrona Venture Group Managing Director & Venture Capitalist, discusses the news that Qualcomm may be in talks to buy NXP Semiconductors.