Are Fairchild Semiconductor Intl Inc(NASDAQ:FCS), Applied Micro Circuits Corporation(NASDAQ:AMCC), and Amkor Technology, Inc.(NASDAQ:AMKR) Good Options For Midday Traders?
New York, NY – GDP INSIDER – 10/24/2014.
This article discusses three semiconductor companies: Fairchild Semiconductor Intl Inc(NASDAQ:FCS), Applied Micro Circuits Corporation(NASDAQ:AMCC), and Amkor Technology, Inc.(NASDAQ:AMKR)
Fairchild Semiconductor Intl Inc(NASDAQ:FCS) was downgraded from Buy to Hold by TheStreet on Oct. 20th, 2014. Additionally, the company’s Senior Vice President, Allexandre Chris, sold 9,100 shares at $13.39 on Oct. 21st, 2014. The sale reduce Chris’ stake in the company to 0%. Fairchild Semiconductor reported its third quarter financial results on Oct. 16th, 2014. The figures included a sales figure of $381.1 million, a three percent increase from the prior quarter.
Applied Micro Circuits Corporation(NASDAQ:AMCC) has traded within a range of $6.02 to $13.77 over the past 52 weeks, but the company closed at a price of $6.90 yesterday. This mark places the stock just $0.88 above its low mark for the period. Applied Micro Circuits Corporation will be reporting its fiscal second quarter 2015 earnings report on Oct. 28th, 2014. Additionally, the California-based semiconductors company will be hosting a conference call to discuss the company’s business and financial outlook on the same date.
Amkor Technology, Inc.(NASDAQ:AMKR) will be reporting its third quarter financial results on Oct. 27th, 2014. The company announced on Oct. 12th that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board at the United States Patent and Trademark Office had denied Amkor’s petition with respective to most material claims. The Arizona-based company provides semiconductor packaging and test services in the United States and internationally. Amkor Technology has a market capitalization of over $1.5 billion and 237.11 million tradeable shares.
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