All Posts Tagged With: "BRCM"

(BRCM) Broadcom Launches New Product

Broadcom Corporation (BRCM), recently launched its first 5G WiFi combination chips with 802.11ac technology that can be used in PCs, notebooks, tablets, smartphones and other connectivity devices. The new wireless single chips...

18Sep2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(QCOM) Qualcomm to Boost Home Device Bandwidth

In order to boost the bandwidth requirement for each home appliances, Qualcomm Atheros, Inc., which is a business arm of Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM), unveils StreamBoost technology for Wi-Fi routers and gateways. Increased deployments...

12Jan2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(INTC) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – January 2013 – Zacks Analyst Interviews

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

2Jan2013 | | Comments Off | Continued

(TXN) Texas Instruments Lowers Fourth Quarter EPS Guidance

Recently, Texas Instruments (TXN) or “TI” narrowed its revenue and earnings expectations for the fourth quarter of 2012. The chipmaker now expects sales of $2.89–$3.01 billion versus its previous guidance of $2.83–$3.07 billion....

16Dec2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BRCM) Broadcom Reiterated at Neutral

We recently reiterated our Neutral recommendation on leading chipmaker Broadcom Corporation (BRCM). The company recently updated its guidance, raising the lower end of its revenue guidance. Amid a weak macro environment,...

16Dec2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(AMD) Advanced Micro Devices Reduces Chip Orders

In yet another attempt to cut costs, Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) announced that it would reduce its fourth quarter and 2013 wafer purchase commitment with GlobalFoundries. GlobalFoundries, which manufactures integrated...

10Dec2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(BRCM) Broadcom’s Latest Smartphone Portal

Leading chipmaker Broadcom Corporation (BRCM) recently declared the inclusion of its latest smartphone platform in its product profile. The newly launched process is entirely compatible with Android...

7Dec2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(AMCC) Applied Micro Circuits Posts Narrower Loss

Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (AMCC) posted a net loss of $21.6 million or 33 cents per share in the second quarter of fiscal 2013, compared to a net loss of $23.4 million or 37 cents per share in the first quarter and a net...

26Nov2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(TXN) Texas Instruments 2012 Third Quarter Earnings Preview

Texas Instruments Inc. (TXN) is scheduled to announce its third-quarter fiscal 2012 results on October 22, 2012, and we notice upward as well as downward movements in analyst estimates. Prior-Quarter Synopsis Texas...

19Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(AMD) Advanced Micro Devices Trims Third Quarter Guidance

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) recently slashed its revenue and gross margin guidance for the third quarter of 2012. Following the news, company shares fell sharply by 9.06% to $2.91 in extended trading hours. The chipmaker...

12Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(RMBS) Rambus Signs Patent Deal With Fujitsu Semiconductor

Rambus Inc. (RMBS) signed a patent licensing agreement with Fujitsu Semiconductor Ltd. for an undisclosed sum. Per the terms of the agreement, Fujitsu can use Rambus’ patented technology for its integrated circuit products for six...

2Oct2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(TXN) Texas Instruments Revises Guidance

Recently, Texas Instruments (TXN), or “TI,” narrowed its revenue and earnings expectations for the third quarter of 2012. The chipmaker now expects sales of $3.27–$3.41 billion versus its previous guidance of $3.21–$3.47...

13Sep2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(MSFT) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – September 2012 – Industry Outlook

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

5Sep2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(AMCC) Applied Micro Circuit’s First Quarter Disappoints

Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (AMCC) posted a non-GAAP net loss of $11.4 million in its first quarter of fiscal 2013 (ending June 30, 2012), compared to a net income of $0.6 million in the year-ago quarter and a net loss of...

20Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(TXN) Texas Instruments Earnings Scorecard

Following the second quarter 2012 earnings announcement on July 23, more than half of the analysts covering Texas Instruments (TXN) have made downward revisions to their estimates. Low visibility, slow end market demand, weak order...

20Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(QCOM) Qualcomm Earnings Scorecard

Following the fiscal third-quarter (ending June 30, 2012) earnings announcement on July 19, 2012, most of the analysts covering Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) have remained neutral on the stock. This is primarily on the back of a weaker chipset...

7Aug2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(QCOM) Earnings Preview: Qualcomm Incorporated

Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) is slated to release its third quarter 2012 results on Wednesday, July 18, after the closing bell. The current Zacks Consensus Estimate for the second quarter is pegged at 77 cents per share, representing annualized...

23Jul2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(MLNX) Mellanox Technologies Ltd Earnings Preview

The fabless semiconductor company, Mellanox Technologies Ltd (MLNX) is scheduled to release its fiscal second quarter 2012 results after the closing bell on July 18, 2012. In the run up to the earnings release, we do not notice any...

17Jul2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(MSFT) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – May 2012 – Zacks Analyst Interviews

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

18May2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(RMBS) Rambus LED Solution for Fern Howard

Earlier this week, Rambus Inc. (RMBS) signed a patent licensing agreement with Fern Howard for an undisclosed sum. Alton, Hampshire-based Fern Howard is a recognized producer of energy efficient lighting solutions. Per the...

19Apr2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(AAPL) Company News for March 20, 2012 – Corporate Summary

•    Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) crossed $600 for the first time after the iPad and iPhone maker announced a dividend payout of $2.65 per share coupled with a share buyback program worth $10 billion •    Target Corporation...

2Apr2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(RMBS) Rambus Suffers Another Legal Blow

Technology licensing company Rambus Inc. (RMBS) received an untoward ruling for a lawsuit filed for patent infringement, by a judge at the International Trade Commission (ITC). In the initial verdict, the judge mentioned that the...

6Mar2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(RMBS) Rambus and MediaTek in Licensing Deal

Rambus Inc. (RMBS) signed a patent licensing agreement with MediaTek Inc. for an undisclosed sum, yesterday. Per the terms of the agreement, MediaTek can use Rambus’ patented technology for its integrated circuit products for five...

6Mar2012 | | Comments Off | Continued

(MSFT) Semiconductor Stock Outlook – February 2012 – Industry Outlook

The Semiconductor Industry serves as a driver, enabler and indicator of technological progress. Developments in the industry determine the way we work, transport ourselves, communicate, entertain ourselves and respond to our environment. The PCs we work on, the cars we drive, the phones we communicate...

2Feb2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AAPL) How Apple is Set to Bring NFC Technology to the Mainstream

Steve Jobs would be very proud… Last week, Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) reported its fiscal first-quarter results for 2012, and the results were nothing short of astounding: Quarterly revenue hit an all-time high of...

31Jan2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(MRVL) Marvell Technology Group Sees A Better 2012

The holidays are over, but the party time will likely to continue for ace integrated silicon circuit maker Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (...

13Jan2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(RMBS) Rambus and Broadcom in Licensing Deal

Rambus Inc. (RMBS) recently signed a patent licensing agreement with Broadcom Corp. (BRCM) for an undisclosed sum. Per the terms of the agreement, Broadcom can use...

24Dec2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EU) Stock Market News for December 13, 2011 – Market News

Markets reversed gears on Monday and receded into negative territory after the European accord concluded on last Friday faced criticism from Fitch Ratings and Moody’s Investors Service. Tech-giant Intel also contributed to weak investor confidence after the company projected revenues lower than...

13Dec2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(BRCM) Broadcom Offers $500 Million Senior Notes

Leading chipmaker Broadcom Corporation (BRCM) recently announced that the company will offer $500 million of senior notes. The company expects to use the net proceeds from the offering to fund a portion of its proposed acquisition...

28Nov2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(QLGC) QLogic Beats Second Quarter Estimates

A leading supplier of high performance network infrastructure solutions, QLogic Corporation (QLGC) reported strong second quarter 2012 earnings, which beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 2 cents. However, earnings per share of 28...

4Nov2011 | | 0 comments | Continued