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US-China Work Out Trade Truce: 5 Top Winners

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The United States and China have agreed to “substantially” lessen trade deficit following two days of negotiations. China promised to “significantly” purchase U.S. goods and services that soothed investors’ nerves to a fair extent.

 
5 Chipmakers Set to Soar as Trump Keeps Trade War on Hold

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U.S. tech companies can finally breathe easy, at least for the time being. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Sunday said that the U.S.-China trade conflict has been put on hold.

 
4 Notable Dividend Increases From the Past Week — Including Lam Research Corproation

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The S&P 500 Index ended a fairly quiet week nearly unchanged last week. With a fundamentally strong earnings season wrapping up, several businesses delivered additional good news in the form of payout raises.

 
5 Chip Stocks Set to Soar as Trump Keeps Trade War on Hold

2018-05-21 zacks
U.S. tech companies can finally breathe easy, at least for the time being. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Sunday said that the U.S.-China trade conflict has been put on hold. This certainly is good news for U.S. tech companies, particularly chipmakers, which have been reeling under pressure since the two countries sparked fears of a trade war by imposing tariffs and counter tariffs on imports from the two countries.

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5 Low Price-to-Book Value Stocks to Buy Now

2018-05-21 zacks
In value analysis, though price to earnings (P/E) and price to sales (P/S) are most preferred by investors, the underrated price-to-book ratio (P/B ratio) is also an easy-to-use valuation tool for identifying low-priced stocks with exceptional returns. The ratio is used to compare a stock’s market value/price to its book value.

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Tracking David Tepper's Appaloosa Management Portfolio - Q1 2018 Update

2018-05-21 seekingalpha
This article is part of a series that provides an ongoing analysis of the changes made to David Tepper’s 13F portfolio on a quarterly basis. It is based on Appaloosa Management’s regulatory 13F Form filed on 05/15/2018. Please visit our Tracking David Tepper’s Appaloosa Management Portfolio series to get an idea of his investment philosophy and our previous update for the fund’s moves during Q4 2017.

 
Semiconductor Canaries: Chirp, Warble... Soon A Croak And Silence?

2018-05-20 seekingalpha
In January of 2013 we used the Semi Equipment segment to project a firm broad Semi cycle and later, economic cycle.

 
Lam Research Corporation Announces Participation at Upcoming Conferences

2018-05-18 globenewswire
FREMONT, Calif., May 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lam Research Corporation (Nasdaq:LRCX) today announced its upcoming investor conference schedule:

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Chipmaker stocks slammed by Applied Materials outlook - MarketWatch

2018-05-18 marketwatch
Applied Materials Inc. led semiconductor-related stocks lower Friday as the chipmaker materials supplier’s outlook indicated a possible slowing in the recently hot sector.

 
Applied Materials’ Stock Falls on Weak Guidance

2018-05-18 marketrealist
The world’s largest semiconductor manufacturing equipment provider, Applied Materials (AMAT), reported record second fiscal quarter earnings yesterday. But the stock fell ~2% and another 4.5% in after-hours trading as the company reported weaker guidance for the third fiscal quarter. Its guidance was weaker than that of rivals KLA-Tencor (KLAC) and Lam Research (LRCX). LRCX and KLAC fell 1.73% and 0.

 
Is Lam Research (LRCX) Stock Outpacing Its Computer and Technology Peers This Year?

2018-05-18 zacks
The Computer and Technology group has plenty of great stocks, but investors should always be looking for companies that are outperforming their peers. Has Lam Research (LRCX - Free Report) been one of those stocks this year? A quick glance at the company's year-to-date performance in comparison to the rest of the Computer and Technology sector should help us answer this question.

 
Applied Material Brings Havoc to Semiconductor Capital Equipment Space

2018-05-18 247wallst
Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) typically has beaten its earnings and sales expectations. Apparently, the top U.S. player for semiconductor capital equipment is finding out that 29% in quarterly revenue growth (to $4.57 billion) and a 54% jump in operating income (to $1.22 per share) from a year ago aren’t enough in the face of expectations ahead.

 
Discovery Communications, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing, World Wrestling Entertainment and Comcast highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

2018-05-18 zacks
Chicago, IL – May 18, 2018 – Zacks Equity Research highlights Discovery Communications (DISCA - Free Report) as the Bull of the Day, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSM - Free Report) as the Bear of the Day. In addition, Zacks Equity Research provides analysis onWorld Wrestling Entertainment (WWE - Free Report) and Comcast (CMCSA - Free Report) .

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The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Boeing, Wesco Aircraft Holdings, ManTech International and CPI Aerostructures

2018-05-18 zacks
Chicago, IL – May 18, 2018 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS - Free Report) , The Boeing Company (BA - Free Report) , Wesco Aircraft Holdings, Inc.

 
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Federated National Holding, Delta Apparel, Turtle Beach, Stoneridge and Rocky Brands

2018-05-18 zacks
Chicago, IL – May 18, 2018 – Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Federated National Holding Co. (FNHC - Free Report) , Delta Apparel Inc. (DLA - Free Report) , Turtle Beach Corp. (HEAR - Free Report) , Stoneridge Inc.

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