PHLX Semiconductor Sector Index (NQ: SOX )
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Russell 2000 Breaks Range Support
May 30, 2019
With all indices oversold there is the potential for a larger crash, but with the presence of the 200-day MA for the Nasdaq and S&P, the easier option may be for a bounce.
Tech investors are buying the dip, even as trade concerns unsettle the overall stock market
May 30, 2019
Distribution Sweeps Markets
May 28, 2019
Traders returned from the Memorial weekend in selling mood. Indices, already net bearish technically, suffered further losses on higher volume distribution.
Advanced Micro Devices Inc.’s stock rallies Tuesday as the chip maker starts making good on its promises of new products in the second half of the year at a trade show in Taiwan.
Russell 2000 Defends Support
May 26, 2019
While the Russell 2000 trades sideways it will keep other indices in check until there is a confirmed directional turn - either a break of current support (for bears) or a rally back to, then beyond...
US equities were a bloodbath with tech wrecking once again...Trannies are the worst on the week, and The Dow is outperforming (though all are red on the week).
Municipal bond investors will likely be eyeing the potential sale of US$500m worth of revenue bonds, earmarked by Chandler, Arizona’s Industrial Development Authority to help bolster Intel Corp’s...
No Change Part 2
May 22, 2019
With Trump Trade Wars in full swing, markets were remarkably sanguine. It's still a mixed bag of bullish potential in the Russell 2000 and bearish malaise in the Semiconductor Index.
No Change As Markets Trade Within A Range
May 22, 2019
Markets made minor gains, but the action of the last few days has not managed to clear the consolidations created near the moving averages.
Equities Find Some Traction while the Dollar Firms
May 21, 2019
Equities are paring some of their recent losses. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index is posting its first back-to-back gain in a month, led by a more than 1% rally in China.
The Nasdaq led today's declines in US markets. Futures show the action really accelerated during European hours as Google and others cut ties from Huawei.
Indices Rebuffed at Moving Averages
May 20, 2019
Friday saw indices turned at moving averages after Thursday's tests. Volume was light so it may be a mix of profit-taking and some aggressive shorts.
Nvidia stock rallies after big earnings beat
May 16, 2019
Nvidia Corp. shares rallied in the extended session Thursday after the graphics chip maker reported earnings that topped Wall Street estimates.
Trump’s Huawei ban rattles shares of chip suppliers
May 16, 2019
Chip makers with the most to lose from a U.S. order banning sales to and from China-based Huawei Technologies see their shares fall Thursday, dragging the sector into a weekly loss.
Bounce Sees Markets Challenge Moving Averages
May 15, 2019
Since the Tariff sell off markets have managed to pull themselves back to the moving averages broken by that sell-off.
Nvidia Corp. is about to be a test case for a potential cloud slowdown, after earlier earnings reports from chip makers indicated an industry-wide slump in data-center sales.
Technical Damage Across Markets
May 14, 2019
The to-and-fro of the US-Chinese trade war has left markets in a bit of a grey zone and facing uncertainty after holding moving average support.
Tech stocks lead the broader market rout as trade war fears deepen and stocks face their worst May in generations.
A Semi-Serious Decline
May 09, 2019
Chip-related stocks are looking at their worst week since their sharp drop in December as China tariff fears grip the particularly trade-war sensitive sector, putting an index that follows the sector...
Yesterday's Losses Remain Dominant
May 08, 2019
Today's action was relatively tight and held inside the range of yesterday's losses. While losses weren't great, the Russell 2000 did suffer the most of lead indices.
Russell 2000 Continues To Perform Well
May 06, 2019
The morning gap down on Chinese trade war fears was painted over by some decent buying action over the course of the day. Best of the action was reserved for the Russell 2000, which is now starting to...
Chip makers are looking at one of their worst downturns in a decade in 2019 after touching record sales levels last year, a research firm reported Friday.
Qualcomm Inc. shares tick higher Thursday, after being weighed down following the chipmaker’s earnings report and settlement details with Apple Inc. late Wednesday, as analysts hike price targets amid...
Qualcomm Inc. shares fell Tuesday after the chip maker topped estimates for the quarter and included the settlement with Apple Inc. in its guidance.
AMD optimism reigns despite ‘ho-hum’ earnings
May 01, 2019
Advanced Micro Devices Inc., which celebrated its 50th birthday on Wednesday, received praise from analysts following a mediocre earnings report as the industry awaits the release of the chipmaker’s...
Solid Finish On Higher Volume
April 30, 2019
The S&P barely registered a gain but with the index a couple of points shy of all-time highs it can be forgiven. Volume was sufficient to register as accumulation.
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. stock surges in the extended session Tuesday after the chip maker topped Wall Street estimates for the quarter.
Qualcomm Inc. will make investors the happiest if they focus more on how their windfall settlement with Apple Inc. will boost profitability going forward than on the recent slowness in chip sales.