$EXAR (Exar Corp.)

$EXAR {{ '2016-05-11T20:44:00+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Semiconductor components developer $EXAR reported a net loss of $2.2MM or $0.04 per share in 4Q16 compared to $2.9MM or $0.06 per share in 4Q15. Revenues dropped 16% to $36.8MM from last year. On a non-GAAP basis, net income was $3.8MM and diluted EPS was $0.08 in 4Q16.

$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.

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

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

$MSFT {{ '2018-01-04T15:19:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

As part of its Healthcare NExT initiative, $MSFT partnered with Seattle-based biotech firm Adaptive Biotechnologies. Microsoft and Adaptive will build a universal blood test that will screen a person's human immune system using the former's AI and machine learning technologies. Microsoft had invested an undisclosed amount for this partnership.

$MSFT {{ '2018-01-03T14:45:28+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT to acquire Pittsburgh-based data storage firm Avere Systems. The transaction terms were not disclosed. Microsoft believes that the addition of Avere Systems will add value to its cloud computing platform Azure and its customers. In March 2017, Avere closed a $14MM Series E funding in which $GOOG was one of the investors.

$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.

$GOOG {{ '2017-12-22T12:16:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

“Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman of the board of directors of $GOOG $GOOGL, has decided to step down. He will take up the role of Technical Advisor to the firm. Schmidt, who has been serving Alphabet for the past 17 years, will continue to serve on its Board. It is expected that the Board will appoint a non-executive chairman at the next meeting.”

$AAPL {{ '2017-12-13T16:14:11+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Finisar Corp, which makes chips that can power various iPhone features including FaceID, will become the latest beneficiary of $AAPL's $1Bil Advanced Manufacturing Fund. Apple said it would invest $390MM in the chipmaker, following which, $FNSR shares shot up about 17% in premarket trading.

$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.

$DFS {{ '2017-12-05T21:02:06+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DFS said its network enables payments for $AAPL's newly launched Apple Pay Cash, which is a virtual debit card that lives within the Apple Wallet app. Apple Pay Cash works on the iPhone SE, iPhone 6 and later, iPad Pro, iPad (5th generation), iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3 and later, and Apple Watch.

$MSFT {{ '2017-11-30T15:29:55+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT announced a quarterly dividend of $0.42 per share, payable on March 8, 2018. to shareholders as of Feb. 15, 2018. The ex-dividend date will be Feb. 14, 2018.

$GOOGL {{ '2017-11-28T18:04:24+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Responding to the growing 'search' interest in finance, $GOOGL $GOOG has added a Finance tab to its Search menu, making it easier for users to access finance information. The new tab brings information the same way as Google Finance does. The revamped search page also allows users to track performance of the stocks they follow, and related news.

$MSFT {{ '2017-11-28T17:58:26+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT and $SAP expand their partnership by deploying each other's cloud solutions internally. Microsoft's cloud platform Azure, which competes with $AMZN's AWS, will allow its customers to run SAP's cloud platform SAP S/4HANA. SAP SE would move its few key internal business critical systems to Microsoft Azure.

$AAPL {{ '2017-11-21T18:20:25+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

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$MRVL {{ '2017-11-20T15:10:21+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MRVL will acquire $CAVM. The transaction is expected to generate at least $150-175MM of annual run-rate synergies within 18 months post close and to be significantly accretive to revenue growth, margins and non-GAAP EPS. Matt Murphy will lead the combined company and Cavium’s CEO, Syed Ali, will act as a strategic advisor and join $MRVL’s BoD.

$MRVL {{ '2017-11-20T15:10:05+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MRVL agreed to acquire $CAVM for $40 per share in cash and 2.1757 Marvell common shares for each Cavium share, representing a total value of approx. $6Bil. The deal is expected to close in mid-calendar 2018. $MRVL intends to fund the cash consideration with a combination of cash on hand from the combined companies and $1.75Bil in debt financing.

$DKS {{ '2017-11-14T20:56:39+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$DKS DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q3 2017 Highlights

$DKS {{ '2017-11-14T18:14:20+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DKS said Paul Gaffney, who has held senior leadership positions at $HD, will join the company as EVP and Chief Technology Officer to lead the digital transformation. With an array of new products getting ready for launch next year, Dick’s Sporting expects the value of its private brands business to reach $1Bil in the near term.

$DKS {{ '2017-11-14T17:58:55+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$DKS expects the fourth quarter and fiscal 2018 to be promotional, and margins to remain under pressure from the competitive retail industry. In order to leverage potential opportunities in future, Dick’s Sporting plans to make substantial investments in business in 4Q17 and the next year. The investments will have a negative impact on earnings.

$QCOM {{ '2017-11-14T13:39:27+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$QCOM's BoD unanimously rejected its rival $AVGO's $103Bil takeover proposal, stating the proposal undervalues $QCOM and comes with significant regulatory uncertainty. $QCOM has a pending $28.1Bil deal with $NXPI that is currently under the regulatory review in Europe.

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