March 9, 2017: NXP Semiconductors announced the world’s smallest single-chip SoC solution with the release of their MC9S08SUx microcontroller (MCU) family with an integrated 18V-to-5V LDO and MOSFET pre-driver that delivers ultra-high-voltage solution for drones, robots, power tools, DC fan, healthcare and other low-end brushless DC electric motor control (BLDC) applications. Extending the company’s S08 (Read More….)
March 01, 2017: Broadcom Ltd reports Q1 EPS of $3.63 versus the $3.48 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $4.14 billion versus the $4.06 billion estimate.
CEO Hock Tan said, “We had a very good start to our fiscal year 2017 delivering first quarter revenue and gross margin at the top end of guidance. (Read More….)
February 9, 2017: Wi-LAN reports Q4 EPS of $0.07 versus $0.02 YoY. Revenue also beat coming in at $30.2 million versus the $26 million estimate YoY. Wi-LAN guides Q1 Cash Operating expenses between $8.5 and $11 million. All the PRs that are released about all these license agreements and yet revenue is only $30.2 million? (Read More….)
January 23, 2017: Silicon Motion reports Q4 EPS of $0.95 versus the $0.89 estimate. Revenue also beat coming in at $144.2 million versus the $142 million estimate.
The President and CEO Wallace Kou said, “Strength from our SSD controllers was however offset by seasonally weak eMMC controller sales and SSD Solutions project transitions. For (Read More….)
December 19, 2016: Sell Applied Materials for a 3.8% win in 9 trading days. Congratulations if you were able to make money on the trade. The sell comes as Goldman Sachs cuts AMAT to a Neutral rating from Buy, and sets a price target of $35. Try not to let a winning trade turn into (Read More….)
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