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Phillips' (PHG) first-quarter 2018 results benefit from its Diagnosis & Treatment businesses on the back of growth in Ultrasound, Diagnostic Imaging and Image-Guided Therapy.
Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) delivered an ROE of 27.72% over the past 12 months, which is an impressive feat relative to its industry average of 12.17% during the same period.Read More...
Treasury yields have been on a tear in recent week with the 10-year yield almost touching the important 3% threshold, which caused jitters in the financial stock market in 2013. This would expand net margins and bolster banks’ profits.
The U.S. markets remain volatile so far in 2018. Trade related concerns, lower-than-expected earnings results and return of inflationary pressure will certainly cause more fluctuations at least in the short-term.
NEW YORK, April 23, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of ...
The week ahead will bring earnings reports from a bunch of closely watched chip stocks including AMD, Intel, Qualcomm and Texas Instruments.
Stocks rallied early in the week on rising oil prices and Netflix earnings. But they erased almost of their gains on chip warnings and Apple iPhone fears.
Applied Materials (AMAT), which is an American corporation that supplies equipment, services, and software for semiconductor manufacturing, was among the S&P 500’s top losses on April 19. Applied Materials started this week on a stronger note but lost strength as the week progressed. Applied Materials opened the day lower on Thursday and declined to nine-week low price levels.
The S&P 500’s top losses on April 19 were: Philip Morris International (PM) declined 15.6%. Align Technology I (ALGN) declined 8.8%. Lam Research (LRCX) declined 6.6%. United Rentals (URI) declined 6.5%. Applied Materials (AMAT) declined 6.5%. Philip Morris International
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / April 20, 2018 / U.S. markets slipped Thursday as tech and consumer staples sectors disappointed investors. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.34 percent to close at ...
After a few strong days in the stock market, equities are coming under pressure Thursday. Earnings results from Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM) and Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ:LRCX) are not inspiring much confidence in the semiconductor space, weighing on names like Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and the rest of tech. With that in mind, let’s see what stock trades are setting up for Friday.
TSMC, the world's largest contract chipmaker and a major Apple supplier, revised its full-year revenue target to the low end of its earlier forecast. "Apple represents nearly 20 percent of TSMC's revenue so the outlook potentially points to weaker-than-anticipated iPhone demand," Atlantic Equities analyst James Cordwell told Reuters. Others, some asking not to be quoted, said baldly that the warning was "exactly" about Apple.
Going through transcripts of tech earnings calls and conference talks to uncover insights requires patience and a willingness to quickly scroll past financial minutiae and PR fluff. Here are some noteworthy takeaways from recent earnings calls and conference remarks made by major chip and chip equipment suppliers.
Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) missed and warned today. They lowered 2Q revenue guidance to $7.8-$7.9 billion. The street was at $8.82 billion. They blamed it on smart phone slowing. Mizuho securities also warned today that Apple’s (AAPL) forward guide would have to come down as well.
Wall Street edged higher in a volatile morning session on Wednesday as industrial stocks gained on strong results from some marquee companies and a jump in oil prices boosted energy stocks. The gains were kept in check by technology shares, which were hit by a 7.2 percent slump in IBM after the company's margins missed estimates and by a slump in semiconductor stocks.
Shares of several major semiconductor industry stocks were down in early morning trading Wednesday after the latest quarterly earnings reports from equipment suppliers ASML Holding (ASML) and Lam Research (LRCX) caused hesitation.