Interesting to see that Hynix has taken flight after coming under the wing of SK. Likely it has a lot to do with a general uptick in pricing for DRAM, which has been going steady for several months (see DRAM Prices Improving Rapidly). Hynix and the other memory chip vendors better enjoy it while it lasts, because we all know how these things go.
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