|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||44.19 - 44.87|
|52 Week Range||31.49 - 46.57|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.69|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.16 (2.56%)|
|1y Target Est||42.85|
As we witness the fourth technology shift toward AI (artificial intelligence) and IoT (Internet of things), the overall semiconductor industry has increased its R&D (research and development) spending. According to a report by IC Insights, the top ten R&D spenders increased their spending 6% YoY (year-over-year) in 2017, but no one could beat Intel (INTC). Intel spent $13.1 billion in R&D in 2017, which was 3% higher YoY (year-over-year).
Intel (INTC) is currently working on fixing the security flaws found in its chip designs. Intel’s non-GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) gross margin rose from 63.1% in 4Q16 to 64.8% in 4Q17, as its revenue rose 4.2% YoY (year-over-year), or $700 million. Its cost of sales, however, remained almost unchanged.
Moody's Investors Service has upgraded the issuer rating of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSMC) and senior unsecured rating of TSMC Global Ltd. to Aa3 from A1. The Aa3 senior unsecured ...
If a trade war breaks out, the first casualty could be Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), something that might be hard to fathom, considering INTC stock’s 45% gain over the past six months. While most analysts will tell you it’s companies like Walmart Inc (NASDAQ:WMT) — with their imports of cheap clothes and electronics — that will suffer from a trade war, chip companies like Intel that could suffer most, especially if China is the target. Just this month INTC signed a deal to build 3-D memory chips there. Its ties to China are deep, an investment of $1.5 billion.
Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. are little changed in premarket trading Wednesday after the Nikkei Asian Review reported that U.S. chipmaker GlobalFoundries has requested that regulators ...
It accumulated total losses of $2.8 billion between 2012 and 2016 as delays in product launches made its products outdated. Under the leadership of its president, Dr. Lisa Su, AMD revised its focus toward high-performance competitive products. AMD improved its non-GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) gross margin by three percentage points from 32% in 4Q16 to 35% in 4Q17 by reducing its production costs by 5% YoY (year-over-year) and increasing its ASP (average selling price). Its full-year gross margin expanded from 31% in 2016 to 34% in 2017.
NVIDIA (NVDA) has been leveraging its Pascal GPU (graphics processing unit) architecture for two years, and it appears to be time for the company to move to a new architecture. This created excitement among tech enthusiasts that the company would launch a consumer version of Volta GPUs in 2018. This led to other rumors about NVIDIA’s new GTX 20 series GPUs.
The surge in the value of Bitcoin has dragged other cryptocurrencies higher, which in turn attracted many investors looking for some quick and easy ways to make a lot of money. Unfortunately, the popularity of cryptocurrencies have attracted a lot of what is commonly known as “dumb money” people who don’t really have the expertise to […]
Asia technology shares led gains while commodity producers paced declines after U.S. equities halted a six-day rally and bond yields rose. Hong Kong’s benchmark climbed while Taiwan stocks, which resumed ...
Taiwan's main stocks index extended its losses to 2.31 percent in early trade on Monday morning, after an earthquake shook the island the night before and with sentiment knocked by a broader retreat in global markets. A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck on Taiwan's east coast on late Sunday, about 163 kilometers (101.3 miles) southeast of Taipei, the U.S. Geological Survey said. As of Monday morning, there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Patrick Moorhead had the unique chance to tour the secret insides of GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab 8 and wanted to share some of the key takeaways. After touring the facilities, I can safely say the company’s claim of “the most advanced pure-play semiconductor factory campus in the US” is accurate.
Cryptocurrencies have spawned several cottage industries, and one is the manufacture of chips for cryptocurrency mining. Cryptocurrency is a form of digital money meant to be used as a medium of exchange, ...