QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) Dives Into Bluetooth Technology With An Offer To Acquire CSR PLC (ADR) (NASDAQ:CSRE) For $2.5 Billion

Boston, MA 10/15/2014 (wallstreetpr) –   One of the biggest chip maker of the world for mobile devices, QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM), will be buying CSR PLC (ADR) (NASDAQ:CSRE), which is a British chip-making company for US $2.5 billion, as the company makes an aggressive entry into technology for connecting devices like wireless home appliances which fall […]

Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) Loses Investors’ Trust, Following The Industry Bandwagon

Boston, MA 10/13/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) witnessed a massive slump in its stock price, as it plummeted by $3.28/share. This resulted from looming fears that have percolated deep into the investors’ mindset; all and sundry are of the opinion that the semiconductor company is heading towards the last quarter, wherein weaker returns […]

Why Freescale Semiconductor Ltd (NYSE:FSL) Took A Beating?

Boston, MA 10/13/2014 (wallstreetpr) – The semiconductor companies were in a deep red last week and Freescale Semiconductor Ltd (NYSE:FSL) too felt the heat. The shares of the company dived down by more than 10% to $16.01 on the last trading session. The weakness in the sector came after Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP) raised the […]

Tech Update: Fairchild Semiconductor Intl Inc (NASDAQ:FCS); Globalstar, Inc. (NYSEMKT:GSAT); Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP)

Boston, MA 10/13/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Fairchild Semiconductor Intl Inc (NASDAQ:FCS) stock joined a select few other stocks which experienced the largest percentage decrease in their share price during 10th October trading. The stock fell nearly 12.4 percent by end of the day. The continued lack of investor confidence in the stock was triggered in the […]

Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP): Microchip Ensnares Supertex, After Eyeing Them For A Decade

Boston, MA 04/28/2014 (wallstreetpr) –  Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:MCHP) has executed their formerly broadcasted acquisition of Supertex Inc., a semiconductor manufacturer based in Sunnyvale, California, for $394 million. Microchip, a Chandler-based provider of microcontrollers, signed a conclusive contract to acquire Supertex earlier this year, in February. Supertex’s shareholders agreed upon the matter at a special […]