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12/15/2010 07:21 PM EST
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t.alex
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t.alex   12/16/2010 2:07:57 AM
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Perhaps they are shifting the production to somewhere else..

goafrit
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goafrit   12/16/2010 1:58:47 AM
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It was coming, they cannot compete in the market. It is long expected that this firm can go down.

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MtnView101   12/16/2010 12:52:04 AM
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FSC South Portland is said to be the oldest continually operating Semiconductor Manufacturing operation in the USA; opened in 1962. More USA capabilities disappearing to never return. Ave atque vale !

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zeeglen   12/16/2010 12:07:10 AM
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Maybe the cut caused the share price to rise?

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mbright   12/15/2010 10:52:53 PM
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Fairchild's share price jumped like crazy in the past weeks. So it’s kinda weird to hear they cut on workforce. Is South Portland the only fab they have in U.S.?

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