PHLX Semiconductor Sector Index (NQ: SOX )
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Russell 2000 Sees Some Selling
November 30, 2020
There wasn't too much damage done to the gains made on Friday's junior trader watch. Volume was up significantly across indices to register today as a distribution day, but the relative price loss was...
AMD stock rallies toward new highs after CEO sounds positive note on 2021, PC market
November 30, 2020
Advanced Micro Devices Inc.'s stock rallied toward new highs Monday after the company's chief executive said she expects continued growth in the PC market after a pandemic boom and a...
Nasdaq and S&P make key gains
November 24, 2020
An important day for the indices with the S&P again pushing into the spike high of the Bearish inverse hammer.
Micron stock surges to highest prices since the dot-com boom as analysts see cloud demand improving
November 23, 2020
Micron Technology Inc. shares rallied Monday to a 20-year high as analysts said cloud data center demand was improving, and that was a big plus for the Boise, Idaho-based memory chip maker.
11 semiconductor stocks expected to rise up to 47% over the next year
November 20, 2020
Analysts expect semiconductor companies to increase sales at a faster pace than those of S&P 500 members in 2021 and 2022.
Nvidia stock wobbles as investors digest short-term challenges amid year-long run up
November 19, 2020
Nvidia Corp. shares wobbled Thursday following the chip maker's strong earnings and outlook late Wednesday as analysts generally agreed that minor headwinds should have little effect on the company's...
Nvidia stock slips as investors digest short-term challenges amid year-long run up
November 19, 2020
Nvidia Corp. shares slipped following the chip maker's strong earnings and outlook late Wednesday as analysts generally agreed that minor headwinds should have little effect on the company's long-term...
Nvidia sales and profit hit records as videogame and server chips surge
November 18, 2020
Nvidia Corp.'s quarterly results blew past estimates to set records in the extended session Wednesday as sales rocketed past the $4 billion milestone for the first time as the chip maker rolled out new...
Nvidia’s big change is about to flip back around
November 13, 2020
After Nvidia Corp.'s data-center sales topped gaming sales for the first time over the summer, that dynamic is expected to revert thanks to new chips and the pandemic-influenced boom in gaming.
Qualcomm stock surges as results, outlook top Street on 5G strength
November 04, 2020
Qualcomm Inc. shares rallied in the extended session Wednesday after the chip maker's quarterly results and outlook blew away Wall Street estimates as 5G products roll out.
More 5G phones should mean more money for Qualcomm
November 03, 2020
Qualcomm Inc. is expected to post strong numbers this week as smartphone makers roll out long-awaited 5G products that use the company's chips.
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...