Tag Archives: AMD

Short Sellers Grow More Selective on Semiconductor Stocks

Semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and broader electronics demand. In a wider sense, semiconductor and tech stocks are considered to be leading indicators for the markets in general. A strong rally in the tech sector pushed many of these companies to new highs, but with the return of volatility semiconductors […]

Fridays Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Nvidia Corporation (NVDA) and Helios and Matheson Analytic

U.S. stock futures are trading higher this morning. In fact, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is poised to log its seventh win in a row as inflationary concerns ease. Wall Street could get another sentiment shot in the arm today. April import prices and the May University of Michigan consumer-sentiment index are both due out […]

Thursdays Vital Data: Facebook, Inc. (FB), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) and Weatherford Int

U.S. stock futures are trading higher this morning. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is on track for it’s sixth straight win — it’s longest win streak since February. Inflation is the talk on the Street this morning. Key inflationary data in the form of the April consumer price index (CPI) arrives today, followed by weekly […]

Qualcomm Is Reportedly Giving Up on Server Chips

The rapid growth of cloud computing has made the server chip market bigger and more lucrative than ever before. Cloud infrastructure providers and other hyperscalers need massive quantities of chips to scale their operations, and Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), which dominates the market with a near-monopoly, has been happy to oblige. Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM), best known for its […]

After Yesterday’s Confusion, Is Activision Stock a Good Buy?

An interesting thing happened around 2 p.m. ET on Thursday. Shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) suddenly started to dive. Shares fell about 6% intraday and for a few minutes, it was unclear what was going on. However, reports began circulating that the company’s earnings results were accidentally released early. Trading was halted for ATVI […]