South Korea will grow by 2.5 percent in 2016 but restructuring measures will affect the economy in the short term, says Natixis' Trinh Nguyen.
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.
Applied Materials' Om Nalamasu talks about the types of start-ups his company is interested in investing in and the qualities they need to make it.
Qualcomm may be in talks to acquire NXP Semiconductors, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Traders are loving Intel more, according to data showing an increase in bullish mentions of the stock on Twitter.
Susquehanna initiates coverage on Intel with a positive rating.
Funds that track semiconductor companies were pacing for their best week since at least May 27 kicking off Friday's session.
Renesas' takeover of Intersil will provide synergy in entering new product segments and markets, says Macquarie Securities Japan's Damian Thong.
Evercore ISI upgrades Intel to buy from hold.
China wants to invest in semiconductors because it manufactures only up to 15 percent of its domestic demand, says Bain & Company Partner Florian Hoppe.
Texas Instruments delivered strong Q2 earnings but stock multiples are too high compared to its competitors, explains Nomura Securities' Romit Shah.
Qualcomm is likely to see upside in the next few quarters because of its cost-cutting measures and its new high-end chip, says Charter Equity Research's Edward Snyder.
So just what will SoftBank do with ARM? It's likely to be business as usual, for now. Recode reports.
TSMC is expected to report strong Q2 earnings and provide even more upbeat Q3 guidance, with a new iPhone coming up, says Daiwa Capital Markets's Rick Hsu.
Look out for hints in Samsung Electronic's guidance about efficiency and market share gains, says Moor Insights & Strategy's Patrick Moorhead.
Micron dropped more than 8 percent in extended trading after the technology company posted lower-than-expected quarterly sales.
This summer, the semiconductor sector could be the battleground for the bulls and bears.
Discussing the innovations in the self-driving car and autonomous vehicle technology space with Vijay Rakash of Mizuho Securities, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Carlo Ferro, CFO of ST Micro, talks about trends in the smartphone and semiconductor business, and what it's like to do business in France.
Simon Segars, CEO of ARM, says the semiconductor maker is a long-term company investing in products that will ship many years later.