$UTEK (Ultratech, Inc.)

$UTEK {{ '2016-02-10T18:22:13+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Laser processing systems supplier $UTEK said it has promoted Tammy D. Landon, SVP of Operations, and Dave Ghosh, SVP, Global Sales and Service as executive officers. Landon and Ghosh each have over 30 years of industry experience and they have served in various capacities and held multiple responsibilities in the company.

$FB {{ '2017-07-26T22:05:49+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$FB's average revenue per user  during 2Q17 trends upwards across the world, yet the majority of the revenue was contributed by US and Canada. which rose 35% to $19.38 much higher when compared to $4.73 from worldwide.

$FB {{ '2017-07-26T21:51:13+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$FB's ad revenue for 2Q17 rose 47% YoY to $9.16Bil. This growth rate is more than double of what Google generated in 2Q17. FB's rival and online advertising competitor $GOOG reported 19% increase in ad revenue from Google for 2Q17.

$FB {{ '2017-07-26T21:28:35+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$FB, that plans to monetize its 1.2Bil user Messenger app, posted 71% growth in 2Q17 earnings, due to increase in mobile ad sales. Net income rose to $3.89Bil from $2.28Bil in 2Q16. Diluted EPS rose 69% to $1.32 from $0.78. User activity continues to grow, as daily active users rose 17% YoY to 1.32Bil and monthly active users rose 17%  to 2.01Bil.

$FB {{ '2017-07-26T21:01:43+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$FB Facebook Earnings AlphaGraphics: Q2 2017 highlights

$TXN {{ '2017-07-26T20:44:52+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

Talking about guidance, $TXN said it has good visibility for 50% of the revenue and the rest depends on various external factors. Normally, the chip maker takes into account the demand patterns of customers, backlog, and the order flow to provide guidance. Historically, sequential revenue growth is weaker in the first and fourth quarters.

$TXN {{ '2017-07-26T20:43:13+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

Chipmaker Texas said, at the end of 2016, 51% of its revenue came from automotive and industrial customers. YTD, $TXN continues to see growth in both of these markets, which would result in more revenues. At 2016 end, 85% of $TXN revenue came from shipments to locations outside US; shipments to China typically represent a large portion of revenue.

$TXN {{ '2017-07-26T20:41:14+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$TXN continues to focus its strategy on the industrial and automotive markets. Chipmaker believes that industrial and automotive segments will be the fastest-growing semiconductor markets due to their increasing semiconductor content, which also provides diversity and longevity of products resulting in high terminal value of the portfolio.

$FB {{ '2017-07-26T20:28:21+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$FB had long warned investors that the revenue growth in 2017 is going to slow, yet the company posted 45% revenue growth in 2Q17 to $9.32Bil. Mobile advertising revenue represented approx. 87% of the advertising revenue during the quarter.

$TMO {{ '2017-07-26T14:06:23+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$TMO said the upward revision of 2017 financial outlook mainly reflected the less adverse foreign exchange environment. The company continues to expect 4% organic revenue growth for the year. Excluding the effect of foreign exchange headwinds, adjusted EPS is seen growing 12-14%. Adjusted operating margin is forecast to grow 50-60 basis points YoY.

$TMO {{ '2017-07-26T13:46:17+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

Scientific equipment maker $TMO said pharma and biotec continued to be its strongest end markets in 2Q17, with mid-single digits growth. The company's growth strategy remains centered on launching innovative products and leveraging the scale in Asia Pacific and emerging markets. In 2Q17, Thermo Fisher completed $250MM of share buybacks.

$TMO {{ '2017-07-26T12:48:19+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$TMO Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. Earnings AlphaGraphic: Q2 2017 highlights

$TMO {{ '2017-07-26T10:56:26+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Among $TMO’s business segments, Life Sciences Solutions posted a 3% YoY growth in 2Q17 revenues. Analytical Instruments segment revenues surged 47%, reflecting the acquisition of FEI Company last year. Revenues of the Specialty Diagnostics segment and Laboratory Products & Services segment advanced 1% and 4%, respectively, compared to 2Q16.

$TMO {{ '2017-07-26T10:42:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TMO revised up its fiscal 2017 revenue guidance to the range of $19.71-$19.89Bil from the previous outlook of $19.51-$19.71Bil, indicating an 8-9% annual growth. The guidance of adjusted EPS has been raised to $9.15-$9.28 per share from the earlier forecast of $9.12-$9.28 per share, which will result in an 11-12% YoY increase.

$TMO {{ '2017-07-26T10:33:50+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Medical instruments maker $TMO reported strong results for 2Q17, continuing the recent trend. Earnings of the company, which is currently on an acquisition spree, jumped 20% YoY to $1.56 per share. Adjusted earnings, excluding special items, grew 13% to $2.3 per share. The bottom line growth was driven by a 10% increase in revenues to $4.99Bil.

$TXN {{ '2017-07-25T22:24:59+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Effective manufacturing strategy & shifting of analog production to 300mm wafer has helped $TXN increase its 2Q17 gross margin to 64.3% vs. 61.2% in 2Q16. Looking ahead, chipmaker expects 3Q17 revenues of $3.74 to 4.06 billion, and EPS between $1.04 and $1.18, which includes an estimated $20MM discrete tax benefit.

$TXN {{ '2017-07-25T22:07:31+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$TXN, which supplies chips to $AAPL (iPhone) for charging controller and power management reported strong segment results. Analog revenues increased 18% due to increased production of 300mm wafers, which is 40% cheaper vs 200mm wafers. Embedded Processing revenue grew 15% due to increased revenues from microcontrollers and processors product lines.

$TXN {{ '2017-07-25T21:47:25+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Dallas based chipmaker $TXN, which sells products to about 100,000 customers, reported impressive 2Q17 results, beating Street estimates. Revenue increased 13% backed by continued strong demand for its chips from automotive and industrial customers. The company reported Q2 EPS of $1.03 vs. Street consensus of $0.96.

$TXN {{ '2017-07-25T20:40:29+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

$TXN Texas Instruments Earnings AlphaGraphics: Q2 2017 highlights

$AMAT {{ '2017-07-24T15:52:06+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AMAT, a provider of materials engineering solutions, has appointed Dan Durn as SVP, effective August 7, 2017. Durn, a semiconductor industry veteran, will assume the role of CFO also, effective August 24. Most recently, Durn served NXP Semiconductors as CFO. Earlier, he held leadership positions in Freescale Semiconductor and Globalfoundries.

$INTU {{ '2017-07-20T20:50:50+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$INTU appointed Deborah Liu to its BoD. Liu, currently leads $FB's developer and commerce businesses and has spent the last 15 years in product management. Liu is a seed investor and advisor to many start-ups. She co-founded and is the Board Chair of Women in Product.

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