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Stocks sink on semiconductor weakness, disappointment in profit outlooks

...plunged Wednesday as weakness in the semiconductor industry and mixed earnings news offset...chip stocks, and the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index plunged 3.7 percent. Because semiconductors are used in virtually all tech products...

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Finance
Freescale Semiconductor sees sales above last year

AUSTIN, Texas - Freescale Semiconductor Inc., the chip-making unit that Motorola Inc. is spinning off, projects sales roughly in line with Wall Street's estimates...

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Finance
Fogal demonstrates semiconductor

...his kitchen table in Martinez. He demonstrated the Fogal Semiconductor on Monday afternoon in an Augusta Technical Institute electronics...Instead of getting power from the little stream, the Fogal Semiconductor uses the water current from the whole river. At the same...

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IBM to pay $1.5B to shed its costly chip division

...plants, except for a team of semiconductor server group employees who...exclusive server processor semiconductor technology provider for...nanometer (nm), 14nm and 10nm semiconductors for the next 10 years...concentrate on fundamental semiconductor research and the development...

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Intel changing pricing pattern

...is changing its pattern of aggressive price cuts on its semiconductors, deepening some August reductions but canceling the traditional...for in the past. Intel, the world's largest maker of semiconductors, routinely cuts prices in the middle of every quarter...

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Business
Worst may be over for manufacturing sector

...rose by 1.2 percent in December, with gains posted for semiconductors, household appliances and machinery. The advance in factory...December, on top of a 0.8 percent gain the previous month. Semiconductors posted a strong 12.7 percent increase, after falling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/06/bus_331728.shtml
Business
Durable-goods orders rebound in July

WASHINGTON -- Surging demand for semiconductors, stereos and other electrical equipment in July powered the largest increase in orders for long-lasting factory goods in eight...

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Business
Profile: Investment guru Vilar turns to opera, skiing, philanthropist

...He's also a visionary who had the foresight to invest in semiconductors 20 years ago. And now, he is being called a philanthropist...became ING Barings, Mr. Vilar saw the future and it was semiconductors. "I got something right that others didn't," Mr...

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Business
Business briefs

...lead rise in Dow, Nasdaq NEW YORK - Stocks rose modestly Thursday as oil producers and brokerages powered the Dow, while semiconductors and fiber optics makers charged the Nasdaq. The Dow Jones industrial average lifted 47.25 at 11,055.64. The Nasdaq...

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Business
Chip sales are off 40 percent from a year ago

Worldwide semiconductor sales plunged 40 percent in January...downturn in history, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association. But there...the most volatile segment of the semiconductor industry," Andrey said. The memory...

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