PHLX Semiconductor Sector Index (NQ: SOX )
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Markets Ease Back From Breakouts
June 29, 2020
Last week ended for markets with sellers in control. The damage was sufficient to put markets on warning for a bearish reversal - but the last such attempt in early June was quickly reversed by buyers;...
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) kickstarted its virtual Worldwide Developer's Conference Monday, and an analyst at BofA Securities ...
Micron Technology Inc. is proving to be a key measurement of how COVID-19 is rippling through the cloud as several memory-chip watchers are forecasting that the rush to reinforce a shelter-in-place...
Bearish Finish To Week
June 22, 2020
Bulls weren't able to close out the week on a high as Friday's candlestick was a mix of a bearish engulfing pattern or black candlestick. In the case of the Nasdaq, the gap closed but the 'bull trap'...
Intel stock slips as new lines of AI chips released
June 18, 2020
Intel Corp. shares slid with the broader market Thursday as the chip giant introduced several new products to support artificial intelligence and data analytics.
Buyers Keep The Pressure Up
June 15, 2020
Friday's defensive action was followed by Monday's buying, with many indices defending 20-day MA support.
Markets Breakout On Jobs Data
June 08, 2020
Traders got the spin they wanted out of Friday's data which offered the impetus for the breakouts in lead indices. It's hard to understand how markets could perceive things as out of the woods but here...
Markets Poised For New Round Of Breakouts
June 04, 2020
It was a day that left lead markets poised for fresh breakouts as they finished on resistance or just above resistance (now support).
Broadcom stock slips on in-line earnings
June 04, 2020
Broadcom Inc. shares slip in the extended session Thursday after the semiconductor and software company’s quarterly results were in line with Wall Street estimates and its outlook range bookends the...
Nvidia Corp.’s data center sales topped $1 billion for the first time at the start of 2020 and beat expectations for earnings and sales, but shares slipped in late trading Thursday following nearly a...
Markets Reach Decision Point
May 20, 2020
Another resistance level reached - another level to break. The Nasdaq looks to be first in trying to push beyond the level established by the February gap down.
Nvidia Corp. could escape severe effects from COVID-19 because of strong demand for artificial-intelligence capabilities in cloud data centers and a whole bunch of people playing videogames.
Sectors For The Next 10 To 15 Years
May 16, 2020
Two drivers for the bull market ahead are health care, specifically biotech as health concerns loom, and and semiconductors as artificial intelligence comes to the fore and of course, don't count out...
Light Selling Keeps Resistance Intact
May 06, 2020
Indices had looked ready to break beyond last week's swing highs, but in the end, they weren't able to push through.
The COVID-19 pandemic doesn’t seem to be putting the brakes on tech acquisitions as two chip makers announced deals Monday that shore up holdings from previous acquisitions.
Qualcomm Inc.’s optimism about the coming rollout of 5G products amid the COVID-19 pandemic was enough to lift the stock’s performance Thursday above its peers as analysts weighed the merits of the...
Qualcomm Inc. shares rose in the extended session Wednesday after the chip maker topped Wall Street estimates and its COVID-19-impaired outlook still was in the ballpark of the analyst consensus.
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. shrank in the extended session Tuesday after the chip company admitted that the COVID-19 pandemic would trim its growth in 2020.
What AMD Analysts Expect From The Chipmaker's Q1 Report
April 27, 2020
AMD is likely to report in-line first-quarter results and issue in-line second-quarter guidance, with a slight upward bias, Credit Suisse analyst Pitzer said.
Intel fails to clear the clouds on its forecast
April 23, 2020
Intel Corp. announced what was generally expected Thursday — a boom in server and PC chips as more consumers work at home during the COVID-19 pandemic — but could not alleviate investors’ fears about...
Yesterday's Losses Reversed But Gaps Remain
April 22, 2020
Bulls tried to reverse Tuesday's losses but weren't able to close the breakdown gaps. The topping patterns still look valid despite today's gains.
Chip stocks rally as Texas Instruments provides first look into coronavirus impact on sector
April 22, 2020
Chip-related stocks rallied Wednesday after Texas Instruments Inc. gave investors a sneak peek into earnings for the broader sector, namely, that chip sales for PCs and server will be strong while...
AMD is set up to withstand coronavirus in the short term
April 16, 2020
Advanced Micro Devices Inc. could withstand the COVID-19 pandemic because it serves two areas in demand for millions of people being confined in their homes — work and play — but a prolonged economic...
April 14, 2020
Russell 2000 Diverges From Nasdaq; But Breakout Holds
April 13, 2020
Some low key selling from indices other than the Nasdaq, but not enough damage to reverse the breakouts. Bulls still doing enough to keep the bounce intact.
Market Wrap: Stocks, Gold, Oil
April 11, 2020
S&P Confirms Breakout
April 08, 2020
The S&P did a good job reversing yesterday's bearish cloud cover, clawing back all of yesterday's losses and remaining above breakout support.
Semis Holding Up Relative To Market
April 07, 2020
In late March, the SOX surged relative to the broader market and actually hit a record high on March 24th.