Semiconductors and Semiconductor Equipment Semiconductors


  • Intel shares fall on slowing data centers

    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 Intel display at CES 2016 in Las Vegas.

    The technology company's earnings easily topped expectations, but its data center revenue came in lower than expected.

  • Intel 'uniquely positioned' in cloud and devices: CFO

    Intel CFO Stacy Smith explains why Intel is well positioned as technology spreads to more facets of life.

  • Intel beats on top and bottom lines

    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.

  • Intel to see another strong quarter: Morningstar

    Intel will beat its Q4 midpoint revenue guidance on the back of its new 'Skylake' chips and data center growth, explains Abhinav Davuluri, equity analyst at Morningstar.

  • Time to buy Intel?

    Discussing her play on Intel, with Stephanie Link, TIAA-CREF managing director and equity portfolio manager.

  • Shoppers and salespeople at an Apple store in New York.

    Could it mean relief for battered shares of Apple, which rose Friday as the markets struggled for gains?

  • An Apple store in New York

    It's the latest in a string of supplier woes that have dimmed Apple's shine on Wall Street.

  • *Ceva up against car safety leaders such as Mobileye, NXP. TEL AVIV, Jan 6- Israeli chip designer Ceva Inc has set its sights on the rapidly growing market for automotive safety technology as it seeks to diversify beyond processors used in mobile phones. Ceva already licenses its designs to chipmakers such as Intel and Samsung, who embed its digital signal...

  • Jan 4- Microchip Technology Inc is planning to submit a binding offer for Atmel Corp by early next week, according to people familiar with the matter, challenging Atmel's planned merger with Dialog Semiconductor Plc. Semiconductor manufacturers Microchip and Atmel have made some progress in their merger negotiations, though the talks could still fall apart,...

  • SEOUL, Jan 4- South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said it expects a difficult business environment in 2016 due to weak global economic conditions and heightened competition in key businesses including memory chips and smartphones. "Negative impact from weak demand and falling sales prices for semiconductor and liquid crystal display...

  • Fairchild Semiconductor in South Portland, Maine

    Fairchild Semiconductor said Tuesday it has received an unsolicited bid to buy all of its outstanding common stock for $21.70 per share.

  • Expect another record year for chip M&A activity

    Macquarie technology analyst Deepon Nag discusses potential M&A activity at Intel and the impact of driverless cars in the chip space.

  • TAIPEI, Dec 28- Taiwan stocks rose in quiet trading on Monday before the New Year holidays, with shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co leading other blue-chips higher. Among the most actively traded stocks, TSMC, the world's top contract chip maker, rose 0.4 percent while Mediatek, Taiwan's biggest chip design house, jumped 1.4 percent.

  • TAIPEI, Dec 25- Taiwan stocks edged up on Friday amid pre-Christmas caution, with heavyweights such as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co little changed. Fubon Financial Holdings, the parent of Taiwan's No.2 life insurance company, added 0.1 percent. The Taiwan dollar firmed T $0.222 to T $32.780 per U.S. dollar.