Samsung sales and earnings decline News & Analysis 7/20/2001 Post a comment
Samsung Electronics Co. Friday reported pretax earnings of $730 million in the second quarter ended June 30, down 39% sequentially from $1.2 billion from the first quarter.
IXYS sales fall 20% from prior quarter News & Analysis 7/20/2001 Post a comment
IXYS Corp. reported revenues of $25.6 million for its first fiscal quarter of 2002 ended June 30, up 10% over the same quarter a year ago but down 20% from the $32 million in the previous quarter ended March 31.
IDT records a loss as sales shrivel News & Analysis 7/19/2001 Post a comment Integrated Device Technology Inc. posted a net loss in its recently ended quarter and its sales shrank 50% as the company joined other component suppliers savaged by the slumping communications market.
Microchip's capital spending set at $55 million in fiscal year News & Analysis 7/19/2001 Post a comment CHANDLER, Ariz. -- Microchip Technology Inc. here today reported sales dropped 9% sequentially to $138.9 million in the first fiscal quarter, ended June 30, compared to $153.4 million in the prior quarter. Microchip's revenues were 22% lower than $177.7 million in the same quarter last year.
Conexant revenues decline 20% from prior quarter News & Analysis 7/19/2001 Post a comment Conexant Systems, Inc., Newport Beach, Calif., today announced revenues of $200.1 million for the third quarter of fiscal 2001, which ended June 30, down 20% from second quarter fiscal 2001 revenues of $251 million, and slightly below the lower end of guidance established in April.
Vitesse has loss as revenues fall 47% News & Analysis 7/19/2001 Post a comment Vitesse Semiconductor Corp. today reported revenues for the third quarter of fiscal 2001 ended June 30 were $60.1 million, a decrease of 47% from the $114.1 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2000 and a decrease of 51% from the $121.8 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2001.
Via unveils Ethernet switch controller chipset News & Analysis 7/19/2001 Post a comment TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Via Technologies Inc. has introduced what it claims is the industry's first 8+2G Ethernet switch controller chipset, boosting the core logic chipset design house's presence in the networking applications market.
Hynix revenues slide 34% in quarter News & Analysis 7/19/2001 Post a comment Hynix Semiconductor co. (formerly Hyundai Electronics Industries Co.) Thursday reported a $985 million pre-tax loss in the second quarter ended June 30, compared to a $360 million pre-tax loss in the first quarter.
General Semiconductor earnings fall again News & Analysis 7/19/2001 Post a comment General Semiconductor, Inc. reported that sales for the second fiscal quarter ended June 30 were $84 million, 17.6% below the $102.0 million recorded in the previous quarter and a 34.5% under the $128.3 million reported in the second quarter of 2000.
Cypress to cut workforce following loss News & Analysis 7/19/2001 Post a comment Cypress Semiconductor Corp. said it is taking significant steps to cut its operating costs after posting a second quarter loss and amid signs the company may not post a profit for the full year.
AMCC reports net loss for quarter News & Analysis 7/18/2001 Post a comment Applied Micro Circuits Corp. reported today mounting losses and lower revenues for its first quarter of fiscal 2002 and said it would reduce its 1,169 person workforce by 5% as part of a restructuring program that would also involve consolidating its production capacity.
RF Micro Devices reports higher than expected revenues News & Analysis 7/17/2001 Post a comment RF Micro Devices Inc., Greensboro, N.C., today reported revenues for its fiscal 2002 first quarter, ended June 30, were approximately $70.1 million, a sequential increase of approximately 27.3% versus revenues of $55 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2001 and a decrease of approximately 28.7% versus revenues of $98.2 million for the corresponding quarter of fiscal 2001.
Intel profit narrowly beats expectations News & Analysis 7/17/2001 Post a comment Second quarter earnings excluding acquisition-related costs were 12 cents per share, a decrease of 76% from 50 cents in the second quarter of 2000 and down 25% sequentially.
Intel Corp. today announced second quarter revenue of $6.3 billion, down 24% from the second quarter of 2000 and down 5 percent sequentially. The consensus of analysts polled by First Call/Thomson was for 10 cents per share earnings.
Intel's Q2 profits fall 60%, sales down 5% from first quarter News & Analysis 7/17/2001 Post a comment SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Intel Corp. today announced second quarter revenue of $6.3 billion, down 24% from the second quarter of 2000 and down 5% sequentially.
For the second quarter, net income excluding acquisition-related costs was $854 million, down 76% from the second quarter of 2000 and down 22% sequentially.
Exar revenues fall 43% sequentially News & Analysis 7/17/2001 Post a comment Exar Corp., Fremont, Calif. today reported first quarter fiscal
revenue for the period ended June 30, was $12.4 million, down 55% from $27.3 million for the same period last year and
down 43% from $21.6 million recorded in the prior quarter.
IDT licenses MIPS 32-bit processor core News & Analysis 7/17/2001 Post a comment MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--Intergrated Device Technology Inc. has expanded its use of processor cores from MIPS Technologies Inc., to develop system-on-a-chip (SoC) designs for the communications market.
Samsung adds three more processor cores from ARM News & Analysis 7/17/2001 Post a comment SAN JOSE--Samsung Semiconductor has licensed three microprocessor cores from ARM to broaden its range of ARM core-based, system-on-a-chip (SoC) products. The Samsung Electronics subsidiary already has more than 100 design wins for its standard mobile computing platform.
Motorola boosts flash endurance to 100,000 cycles on MCU News & Analysis 7/16/2001 Post a comment AUSTIN, Tex. -- Motorola Inc. today announced is has pushed the endurance of flash memory on 8-bit microcontrollers to 100,000 write/erase cycles with data retention of 50 years. The speed and high endurance level in Motorola's new 68HC908GR8 and GR4 microcontrollers removes the need for EEPROM, and reduces the overall cost, said product managers here.
In conjunction with unveiling of EE Times’ Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. One of Silicon Valley's great contributions to the world has been the demonstration of how the application of entrepreneurship and venture capital to electronics and semiconductor hardware can create wealth with developments in semiconductors, displays, design automation, MEMS and across the breadth of hardware developments. But in recent years concerns have been raised that traditional venture capital has turned its back on hardware-related startups in favor of software and Internet applications and services. Panelists from incubators join Peter Clarke in debate.