Tech Startup Entefy Appoints Two Well-Known Board Members and Closes Additional Funding
Silicon Valley startup, Entefy, Inc., announced today that former CEO of NYSE Euronext , Duncan Niederauer, and former Chairman and CEO of Xilinx , Willem "Wim" Roelandts, were named to its Board of Directors.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Lessons On Innovation From Visionary CEOs
As CEOs seek to grow their business the answer often comes down to one word - innovation.
The Washington Post
Tokyo Electron Declines After Report China Filing Withdrawn
Tokyo Electron Ltd. fell to the lowest in almost two months after DealReporter said a filing with China's Ministry of Commerce for its acquisition by Applied Materials Inc. has been withdrawn.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Guru Brian Rogers and his Barron's Midyear Stock Picks
Every year Barron's gets its Roundtable team together and they discuss stock picks and the status of the economy in general.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Asian Stocks Rise as U.S. Inflation Damps Rate Concerns
Asian stocks rose for a third day, with the regional benchmark index extending a six-year high, as U.S. inflation data damped concerns interest-rate increases will be brought forward.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Why Applied Materials (AMAT) Stock Is Falling Today
In a note to investors, Stifel analyst Patrick Ho said the report is "pure speculation," saying there are doubt about its validity.
450MM Semiconductor Wafer Manufacturing Stalled, And Applied Materials The Biggest Loser
The pushout of 450mm wafer chip production will have a large impact on Applied Material's sales over the next 3 years.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Ultra Clean Holdings: Double-Digit Upside Potential With Positive Reward/Risk
Thanks to a stock slump induced by semiconductor industry weakness, lower guidance and stock sales by UCTT's acquisition counterparty, the stock now prices in negative growth rates.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Campbell Reporter
Pizarro: Silicon Valley Education Foundation to honor journalist...
The Silicon Valley Education Foundation is going above-and-beyond to mark its 10th annual Pioneers & Purpose awards dinner this year by recognizing two honorees: New York Times columnist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Thomas L. Friedman and Mike Splinter, the executive chairman of Applied Materials' board of directors.
Applied Materials Short Interest Up 2.7% in June
Applied Materials was the recipient of a significant growth in short interest in the month of June.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Stock Upgrades: Twitter Still Scores Even After World Cup
By contrast, a rating reduction sent Steven Spielberg's Dreamworks down 1.02%. Serves you right, you heartless dinosaur-killing director you ! Today in economics, May business inventories are out at 10:00 a.m. EDT.
The Washington Post
U.S. Stock-Index Futures Little Changed Before Yellen Testimony
U.S. stock-index futures were little changed, after the Standard & Poor's 500 Index rebounded from its biggest weekly loss in three months, as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony to Congress.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Why Applied Materials (AMAT) Stock Is Still a 'Buy'
About 10.7 million shares of the company were traded by 3:10 p.m., compared to an average trading volume of about 14.1 million shares a day.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Corrections, July 10
Andrew S. Ross' Bottom Line column on a scheduled union vote by Virgin America flight attendants misidentified the group funding an antiunion website.
Will This Price Target Increase Help Applied Materials (AMAT) Stock Today?
The firm reiterated its "neutral" rating for the company. The new price target reflects the estimates of Applied Materials' Tokyo Electron acquisition according to UBS analysts.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Applied & Tokyo Electorn Give A New Name And Logo To Their Merged Entity
With a new name, mission and vision, Applied and Tokyo Electron intend to move quickly and begin to create value as soon as the merger closes.
Memories Of March Return As Momentum Stocks Hit Hard
U.S. stocks sold off hard with momentum stocks seeing larger losses with names like Twitter , Facebook , FireEye and others under-performed major indices significantly.
The Motley Fool
Tuesday's Top Upgrades
This series, brought to you by Yahoo! Finance, looks at which upgrades and downgrades make sense, and which ones investors should act on.
Applied Materials Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Piper Jaffray
The firm set an "overweight" rating and a $27.00 price target on the stock. Piper Jaffray's price objective points to a potential upside of 17.60% from the company's current price.