$VSH (Vishay Intertechnology Inc.)

$VSH {{ '2016-09-01T15:52:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Semiconductor company $VSH said it is upgrading several Vishay Siliconix analog switch products to boost device performance and longevity. The new analog switches and multiplexers is designed on a high-density 18 V process which will enable $VSH to develop new precision analog products with higher complexity for sensitive analog designs.

$IBM {{ '2018-01-19T19:36:21+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$IBM said it expects to deliver operating EPS of about $13.80 for 2018. The company also expects free cash flow of about $12Bil, resulting in free cash flow realization of over 100%. Additionally, for 2018, revenue growth is expected at current spot rates.

$A {{ '2018-01-19T17:03:14+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$A elected Dow Wilson, CEO of Varian Medical Systems Inc., to its BoD, effective March 20, 2018. Wilson is also a board member of AdvaMed, a U.S. trade association representing 80% of the medical technology firms in the U.S., and Varex Imaging Corp., which was created through the successful spin-off of Varian Medical.

$IBM {{ '2018-01-19T11:44:24+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

For FY17, $IBM generated free cash flow of $13Bil, excluding Global Financing receivables. The company also returned $9.8Bil to shareholders through $5.5Bil in dividends and $4.3Bil of gross share repurchases. $IBM ended 4Q17 with $12.6Bil in cash, while debt totaled $46.8Bil, including Global Financing debt of $31.4Bil.

$IBM {{ '2018-01-19T11:40:04+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Big Blue $IBM reported its first ever revenue growth in five years, with 4Q17 revenue growth of 3.5% YoY to $22.5Bil, driven by cloud computing business and artificial intelligence investments. However, $IBM reported a net loss of $1.05Bil or $1.14 per share, impacted by a one-time charge of $5.5Bil associated with the enactment of U.S. tax reform.

$IBM {{ '2018-01-18T22:23:11+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

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$PLXS {{ '2018-01-17T21:53:35+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$PLXS said it expects 2Q18 revenues to be in the range of $670MM to $710MM.  Excluding any potential effect of the tax reform, second quarter GAAP EPS is forecasted in the $0.68-$0.78 range, on gross margins of 4.3-4.7%. Cash outflows are estimated to be between $30MM and $50MM. In fiscal 2018, free cash flow is anticipated to exceed $100MM.

$PLXS {{ '2018-01-17T21:42:46+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$PLXS, a tech firm in the electronics industry, slipped into the negative territory in 1Q18 reporting a loss of $2.93 per share, compared to profit $0.82 per share a year earlier. The results were impacted by an expense related to the US tax reform. On a non-GAAP basis, Plexus reported earnings of $0.75 per share. Revenues advanced 7% to $677MM.

$IBM {{ '2018-01-12T12:40:09+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$IBM appointed James Kavanaugh as SVP and CFO effective Jan. 11, 2018 to replace Martin Schroeter. Schroeter will take a new role as SVP, Global Markets, effective Jan. 11, 2018. Kavanaugh is currently SVP, Finance and Operations, and served as $IBM's VP and Controller from 2008 to 2015.

$A {{ '2018-01-09T19:50:20+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$A acquired Cork, Ireland-based Luxcel Biosciences, a developer of real-time fluorescence plate-reader based in vitro cell assay kits. This acquisition expands $A's cell analysis portfolio with the addition of easy-to-use assay kits that are compatible with industry standard plate-readers.  Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

$XLNX {{ '2018-01-05T10:40:05+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$XLNX appointed Victor Peng as president and chief executive officer, effective Jan. 29, 2018.

$IBM {{ '2017-12-29T11:01:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$IBM said it has reached an agreement to resolve the patent lawsuit with $PCLN pending in the United States District Court for Delaware. As part of the confidential settlement, the parties will obtain patent cross-licenses to each company’s worldwide patent portfolio.

$ALG {{ '2017-12-15T12:49:31+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ALG has appointed a new independent director to its Board, Richard Parod, effective Dec 14, 2017. Parod was a Director and CEO of $LNN from April 2000, until his retirement on Dec 1, 2017.

$SLAB {{ '2017-12-08T12:17:38+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Semiconductor company $SLAB has agreed to acquire technology firm $SIGM for $7.05 per share, in a $282MM all-cash deal. Silicon Labs expects the transaction to be accretive on a non-GAAP basis. The company intends to adopt and develop Sigma’s flagship technology Z-Wave. The transaction is expected to close in the first calendar quarter of 2018.

$AVGO {{ '2017-12-06T22:46:55+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AVGO, which recently had a failed takeover bid of $QCOM, swung to profit in 4Q17, driven by a 33% growth in its Wireless communications segment, which makes smartphone parts and chips for iPhones. Profit was $671MM or $1.50 per share for the quarter, while revenue surged 17% to $4.84Bil. Adjusted EPS jumped 32% to $4.59 per share.

$POWL {{ '2017-12-05T22:03:25+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$POWL expects to report a net loss for FY18, due in part to the need to continue managing production gaps in many of its factories and the quality of its current backlog.

$POWL {{ '2017-12-05T22:00:10+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$POWL's new orders placed during 4Q17 totaled $112MM compared to $111MM in 4Q16. The company's backlog as of September 30, 2017 was $250MM compared to $291MM at the end of 4Q16.

$POWL {{ '2017-12-05T21:54:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$POWL reported a net loss of $5.1MM or $0.45 per share in 4Q17 compared to a net income of $5.5MM or $0.48 per share in 4Q16. Adjusted net loss for 4Q17 was $4.8MM or $0.42 per share. Revenues were $95MM compared to $129.8MM last year.

$TTMI {{ '2017-12-04T13:15:22+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TTMI agreed to acquire Anaren, Inc., a provider of microelectronics, and microwave components, in a debt free, cash free transaction for approx. $775MM in cash. The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2018.

$ALG {{ '2017-11-22T18:04:23+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$ALG announced the retirement of Gary L. Martin from the BoD, effective Nov. 30, 2017. Martin had the joined the Board in 2007 and also served as Chairman since Jan. 5, 3016.

$A {{ '2017-11-21T15:04:12+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

For FY18, $A expects pharma to moderate down slightly from a 6% growth rate delivered in FY17. Agilent expects China to maintain a high-single-digit growth rate. For Europe and the chemical and energy markets, while Agilent experienced unexpectedly strong FY17 growth, the company cautiously guided to lower growth in FY18.

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