Chip stocks range from giants like Intel (INTC), Qualcomm (QCOM) and Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) down to lesser-known names like Qorvo (QRVO) and Microchip Technology (MCHP), providing the underpinnings for all types of devices, from giant servers down to smartphones.
The chipmakers power much of the world’s technology, making it possible for loved ones to talk face-to-face from across an ocean or for Wall Street to move billions of dollars in the blink of an eye.
Never has the sector been more competitive, with more than 750 companies vying globally to build the insides of the next hot device or power future megacomputers. Investors will find it tricky to navigate the sector.
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Chip Gear Maker ASML Beats Third-Quarter Targets, Guides HigherSemiconductor equipment maker ASML Holding on Wednesday beat Wall Street’s estimates for the third quarter and guided higher for the current quarter. ASML stock rose in early trading. The Dutch company earned… Read More
Dow Jones Futures, Nasdaq Futures Split As Investors Await Green LightDow Jones futures fell early Wednesday, S&P 500 futures dipped, while Nasdaq futures jumped. Netflix soared late on strong subscriber growth. Fellow FANG stocks Amazon.com, Facebook and Google parent Alphabet also climbed late…. Read More
Stocks To Watch: Nvidia Sees RS Rating Jump To 81The Relative Strength (RS) Rating for Nvidia entered a new percentile Wednesday, with a rise from 78 to 81. When looking for the best stocks to buy and watch, one factor to… Read More
Nvidia Sees Its Composite Rating Rise To 96Nvidia saw an improvement in its IBD SmartSelect Composite Rating Wednesday, from 94 to 96. The new rating shows the stock is outpacing 96% of all stocks when it comes to the… Read More
Lam Research Stock Pops On Beat-And-Raise QuarterSemiconductor equipment vendor Lam Research late Tuesday beat Wall Street’s targets for its fiscal first quarter and guided higher for the current quarter. Lam Research stock jumped in extended trading. The Fremont, Calif.-based… Read More
Stocks Surge At The Bell: Adobe Leads, 4 Dow Stocks Rattle And HumStocks bolted higher Tuesday, as the Dow surged more than 200 points in an opening rally and gains from Adobe and the FANG stock tech leaders helped the Nasdaq retake the 7,500 mark…. Read More
Lam Research, Taiwan Semiconductor Offer Early Read On Chip SectorThree major semiconductor industry players will provide an early read on the health of the chip sector when they report third-quarter results this week. ASML Holding, Lam Research and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing… Read More
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