PHLX Semiconductor Sector Index (NQ: SOX )
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In latest semiconductor megamerger, Marvell seeks data-center depth with $8 billion Inphi buy
October 29, 2020
Marvell Technology Group Ltd.'s announcement Thursday to acquire Inphi Corp. is the latest tech merger prompted by the world's COVID-19 accelerated reliance on the data centers that serve as the...
Quarterly Report Stock Markets… A Secular Bull Market for the Ages
October 22, 2020
It is easy to forget the secular bull market when you see a black swan or an act of God event that totally changes the dynamics on the shorter-term time scale. It is these long-term charts which keeps...
Lines In The Sand – Semis Strong
October 17, 2020
As I continue to cherry pick from my favorite canaries in the coal mine, like high yield bonds and the NYSE A/D Line, I want to share what has been my top sector pick for several years and one of four...
Be Cautious In October
October 10, 2020
The last couple of weeks in October might be a good time to be cautious, but after that, I suspect the market will be ready to move higher. The only problem with this opinion is that everyone else is...
The Market’s Sleight of Hand
October 09, 2020
The market is like a magician. It pulls your attention to one hand while stealing your watch with the other.
Stock market correction probably over
October 06, 2020
Markets Attempt To Rally But Fall Short By The Close
September 30, 2020
It was looking good for the indices in early m the day, but by the close indices weren't able to hold on to their gains. However, all indices finished in positive territory and any upside tomorrow...
Micron stock falls as company confirms challenges ahead
September 30, 2020
Micron Technology Inc. shares fell Wednesday as analysts digested the chip maker's conservative outlook as it faces a loss of sales to one of its largest customers and a drop in memory chip pricing.
Micron nearly doubles earnings on strong memory demand
September 29, 2020
Micron Technology Inc. nearly doubled its profit and added more than $1 billion in sales from last year thanks to strong cloud and consumer sales during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Micron earnings: Expect caution as memory-chip market cools into winter
September 28, 2020
Micron Technology Inc. is expected to tread lightly on its outlook when it reports earnings following a lowering of expectations as memory chip prices have declined.
Measured Moves Down In Play For S&P And Nasdaq
September 21, 2020
Friday's selling sees a break in the 50-day MA for the S&P, following the lead of the Nasdaq from last week. Selling volume climbed in confirmed distribution across the indices.
Year-To-Date Performance of 5 Largest Stocks - Weekly Update
September 07, 2020
The total market capitalization of these 5 technology stocks equals $7.2 trillion, about 25% of the total capitalization of the S&P 500 ($29 trillion).
Plunge in software, chip stocks just brought tech back in line with rest of the market
September 04, 2020
The downturn in tech stocks Thursday and Friday may have been jarring, but the end effect was bringing overheated software and chip stocks back into line with the broader market.
Broadcom shares rise as earnings, outlook top Street view
September 03, 2020
Broadcom Inc. shares rise in the extended session Thursday after the semiconductor and software company’s quarterly results and outlook tops Wall Street estimates.
Nvidia gaming card upgrade is quite a deal, analysts say, as stock heads for more records
September 02, 2020
Nvidia Corp. shares rallied toward a fourth straight day of record highs on Wednesday, after analysts roundly applauded the chip maker on its decision to offer a significant upgrade on its gaming cards...
Nvidia launches new generation of gaming chips, announces ‘Fortnite’ will introduce ray tracing
September 01, 2020
Nvidia Corp. launched its new line of gaming cards on Tuesday, and detailed more games that are taking advantage of the ray-tracing technology that was introduced in the previous line of...
Nvidia Corp.’s shares drifted between slight gains and losses Thursday even though more than half the Wall Street analysts covering the chip company hiked their price targets on the stock following a...
Nvidia’s server business eclipses gaming chips for first time as earnings, forecast blow away expectations
August 19, 2020
Nvidia Corp.’s earnings and forecast blew past expectations Wednesday despite the COVID-19 pandemic, as the company’s data-center chips brought in more money than the gaming specialist’s core business...
Nvidia hurdles $300 billion market cap, which Intel hasn’t topped since the dot-com bust
August 17, 2020
Nvidia Corp. is worth more than $300 billion for the first time as 2020 continues to be a watershed year in the semiconductor industry for companies not named Intel Corp.
Nvidia Corp.’s upcoming earnings report promises to usher in an era of firsts for the chip company, the most significant being formally shedding its past reputation as being primarily a gaming card...
Advanced Micro Devices Inc.’s stock soars to fresh records Tuesday after another analyst hikes his price target on the chip company, driving it to a market cap in excess of $100 billion.
Semiconductor Breakout But Trading Volumes Tepid
July 31, 2020
Not a whole lot to report for today although the Semiconductor Index did register a breakout. This was supported by a relative performance gain against the Nasdaq 100, and this should help Tech indices...
Qualcomm stock streaks past $100 as Huawei settlement clears last barrier to 5G licensing
July 30, 2020
Qualcomm Inc.’s stock price soars past its former high of $100 set two decades ago Thursday after the chip maker reveals it settled a licensing dispute with the world’s largest smartphone maker,...
Advanced Micro Devices Inc.’s stock surged to fresh records Wednesday after the chip company’s strong second quarter and outlook signal a sea change in the semiconductor market following Intel Corp.’s...
Big Breakout in Bitcoin
July 27, 2020
Bitcoin broke out of one of its tightest coils in a long while. Compression regimes such as these often lead to powerful expansionary ones (big trends).
4 Of Top 5 US Stocks Set To Report This Week, July Is Shaping Up As Potentially Bearish Shooting Star On Nasdaq 100
July 27, 2020
Tech stocks rallied massively in the past four months, with the leaders outpacing the soldiers by a wide margin. Last week, post-earnings reaction to several tech stocks including MSFT indicated a...
S&P Nudges Breakout
July 22, 2020
The S&P didn't break resistance with any great fanfare and the move lacked volume, but a breakout is a breakout.
Cloud software stocks lead a tech rally Monday as analysts anticipate a strong showing from Microsoft Corp. this earnings season because of its exposure to businesses that benefit from the COVID-19...