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  • Toshiba chiefs quit over $1.2B accounting scandal Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 8:21 AM ET

    Chief executive and vice-chairman resign in the wake of an independent report on the company's accounting scandal. But the stock has surged.

  • IBM shares sink after mixed quarterly report Monday, 20 Jul 2015 | 4:03 PM ET
    A sign for International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) stands outside offices at the Moscow International Business Center.

    IBM beat bottom line expectations but cited currency headwinds as profit and revenue both fell about 13 percent from the prior year.

  • Intel beats Street but don't run to stock: Analyst Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 6:42 AM ET
    Intel beats Street but don't run to stock: Analyst

    We need to see some changes at Intel, says Alex Gauna, JMP Securities senior analyst breaking down Intel's quarterly results, and weighing in on growth prospects for the tech giant.

  • How to play the chip slide Tuesday, 7 Jul 2015 | 2:19 PM ET
    How to play the chip slide

    Chris Rolland, FBR Capital Markets analyst, gives perspective to the semiconductor index as the space takes a hit and analyzes where he sees opportunity.

  • Old tech can't catch a break Tuesday, 7 Jul 2015 | 12:51 PM ET
    Old tech can't catch a break

    The FMHR traders discuss oid tech as a semiconductor selloff continues and suggests investment opportunities within the space.

  • Engineers create wood-based electronics circuits Tuesday, 30 Jun 2015 | 1:11 PM ET
    A file photo of a semiconductor wafer.

    A computer chip made out of wood pulp is flexible, transparent and biodegradable, and can be used in wearables and "smart" textiles.

  • Qualcomm spin off looks slim Tuesday, 30 Jun 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Qualcomm spin off looks slim

    Qualcomm's chairman says he has no plans to spin off the company's chip business despite pressure from activist investors.

  • 4 tech trades on Nasdaq's chip drubbing Friday, 26 Jun 2015 | 6:40 PM ET
    The Nasdaq in Times Square, New York.

    "Fast Money" traders discussed how to play tech stocks after chipmakers helped drag down the Nasdaq on Friday.

  • Why Intel needs to buy Altera: Expert Monday, 1 Jun 2015 | 9:31 AM ET

    Intel is running into technological limitations that Altera's intellectual property can potentially solve, David Garrity tells CNBC.

  • 6 trades on big day for chip makers Wednesday, 27 May 2015 | 7:08 PM ET
    The Qualcomm booth at the 2014 International CES.

    Intel, Qualcomm and Broadcom all saw big gains on Wednesday, and "Fast Money" traders discussed which names have more room to run.

  • The semiconductor trade: 4 stocks to watch Thursday, 14 May 2015 | 7:50 PM ET
    Broadcom Corp. signage is displayed outside of the company's headquarters in Irvine, California.

    "Fast Money" traders looked at stocks that could pop in the battered semiconductor sector after Applied Materials' earnings beat.

  • Samsung mobile turnaround is 'remarkable': Pro Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 8:33 PM ET
    Samsung mobile turnaround is 'remarkable': Pro

    Nam Hyung Kim, managing director of Arete Research Asia, says first-quarter earnings for Samsung's mobile division staged a turnaround before the launch of the Galaxy S6.

  • Trading Intel ahead of earnings Monday, 13 Apr 2015 | 5:00 PM ET
    Trading Intel ahead of earnings

    What will earnings mean for the tech giant? Erin Gibbs of S&P Capital IQ and Todd Gordon of discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • Tracking the NXP-Freescale merger Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 12:05 AM ET
    Tracking the NXP-Freescale merger

    Trip Chowdhry, senior analyst & managing director at Global Equities Research, says the merger allows both firms to leverage on individual strengths and take advantage of cost-cutting.

  • Cypress CEO too wary to invest Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 3:35 PM ET
    Cypress CEO too wary to invest

    Cypress Semiconductor CEO T.J. Rodgers outlines issues with President Obama's budget proposal and its impact on the tech industry.

  • Here are the best earnings season trades left Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 7:01 AM ET
    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (Credit: Activision-Blizzard) -

    The year-end holiday boost makes video game and semiconductor stocks top trades for the second half of earnings season, analysis suggests.

  • THIS is tech bet of our lifetime, PE titan says Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 8:18 AM ET
    Learnist education

    Glenn Hutchins also tells CNBC that technological advances will take away even more jobs, but he thinks the problem is manageable.

  • ASML shares hit record after topping forecasts Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 12:11 PM ET
    Employees inspect semiconductor chips on the production line at the Hana Microelectronics plant at the Hi-Tech Industrial Estate in Thailand.

    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.

  • SanDisk cuts revenue forecast, shares fall Monday, 12 Jan 2015 | 11:01 AM ET
    SanDisk iXpand

    SanDisk said it expects revenue to be lower than it had forecast, citing weaker-than-expected sales of retail products and NAND storage chips.

  • Connecting the car of the future Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 10:17 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks to Scott McGregor, Broadcom president & CEO, about the advent Ethernet and higher bandwidth inside your car.