NI Technology Updates Outlooks for Finisar, Advanced Micro Devices, EZchip, Marvell Technology Group and PMC-Sierra

PRINCETON, N.J., Nov. 12, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Next Inning Technology Research (, an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, has published updated outlooks for Finisar (Nasdaq: FNSR), Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD), EZchip (Nasdaq: EZCH), Marvell Technology Group (Nasdaq: MRVL) and PMC-Sierra (Nasdaq: PMCS).

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