PHLX Semiconductor Sector Index (NQ: SOX )
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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...
Long term secular bull markets just don’t begin and end for no good reason. There has to be a catalyst that drives the markets higher over a long period of time.
Micron Technology Inc. soothed concerns about the memory landscape after the company posted a beat-and-raise quarter driven by strong data-center momentum.
Micron earnings show spike in memory sales, forecast suggests more of the same as stock pushes higher
June 29, 2020
Micron Technology Inc. shares jumped in after-hours trading Monday after the memory-chip maker said sales jumped in the third quarter and are expected to exceed expectations in the final period of its...
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...