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August 8, 2014
11:51 EDTBRCM, NVDA, QCOM, INTCNVIDIA rallies after Q2 quarter profit, Q3 revenue outlook top estimates
Shares of graphic chip maker NVIDIA (NVDA) are rallying after the company’s second quarter profit and third quarter revenue outlook surpassed analysts’ consensus estimates. WHAT'S NEW: Last night, NVIDIA reported second quarter adjusted EPS of 30c, beating analysts' consensus estimates of 20c, on revenue of $1.1B, in line with estimates. Q2 adjusted gross margin came in at a record 56.4%., the company said. Chief Executive Officer Jen-Hsun Huang noted that the company saw strong gains in Gaming, Datacenter & Cloud and Mobile, and said the company's Tesla datacenter business is benefitting from stron gdemand from cloud service providers. The executive said that the company's SHIELD tablet is generating "considerable excitement." WHAT’S NOTABLE: Looking ahead to the third quarter, NVIDIA expects revenue of $1.2B, plus or minus 2%, versus consensus $1.16B. GAAP and non-GAAP gross margins are expected to be 55.2% and 55.5%, respectively, plus or minus 50 basis points. GAAP operating expenses are forecast at approximately $463M; non-GAAP operating expenses are expected to be approximately $416M. Capital expenditures are seen at approximately $40M-$50M. During the first half of the year, NVIDIA said it returned $594M of the $1B it intends to return to shareholders in fiscal 2015. ANALYST REACTION: This morning, research firm Needham upgraded NVIDIA to Buy from Hold. The firm believes that earnings volatility has been reduced and margins have been raised by the change in the company's strategy. The firm, which has a price target of $23 on shares, believes that the stock's decline has created a good entry point. Another firm, Brean Capital, maintained a Hold rating on the shares with a mid-point target range of $20. Brean expects gross margins to be negatively affected in the second half of the year due to strength in the Tegra processor, and expects the ramp of Tegra to drive the revenue growth in Q3. The firm recommended waiting for a decline before becoming more constructive on the stock. PRICE ACTION: In late morning trading, NVIDIA rose $1.31, or 7.5%, to $18.77 on nearly twice its average daily trading volume. Including today’s advance, the stock has gained approximately 28% over the past twelve months. OTHERS TO WATCH: Other companies in the chip space include Intel (INTC), up 0.5%, Qualcomm (QCOM) up 0.6%, and Broadcom (BRCM), up 1.2%.
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July 15, 2015
17:06 EDTINTCIntel lowers CapEx view to $7.7B plus or minus $500M
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16:42 EDTINTCIntel advances 4.58% after reporting Q2 results and guidance
16:31 EDTINTCIntel CFO says 'can already see transformation of business in results'
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16:27 EDTINTCIntel lowers FY15 revenue view to down 1% from prior view of flat
Consensus for FY15 revenue is $54.77B. The Intel CFO commented, "Turning to the full year 2015, we are forecasting revenue to be down approximately 1% from 2014, down from our prior Outlook of approximately flat. We are forecasting the midpoint of the gross margin range for the full year 2015 to be 61.5%, up 0.5 point from our prior Outlook."
16:14 EDTINTCIntel reports Q2 Client Computing Group revenue of $7.5B
Reports Q2 Client Computing Group revenue of $7.5B up 2 % sequentially and down 14% year-over-year ;Data Center Group revenue of $3.9B, up 5% sequentially and up 10% year-over-year; Internet of Things Group revenue of $559M up 5% sequentially and up 4% year-over-year; Software and services operating segments revenue of $534M flat sequentially and down 3% year-over-year.
16:08 EDTINTCIntel reports Q2 gross margin 62.5%
16:07 EDTINTCIntel sees FY15 CapEx $7.7B plus or minus $500M
16:06 EDTINTCIntel sees FY15 revenue down approximately 1% , consensus $54.77B
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16:05 EDTINTCIntel sees Q3 revenue $14.3B, plus or minus $500M, consensus $14.1B
Sees Q3 gross margin percentage: 63%,plus or minus a couple of percentage points.
16:03 EDTINTCIntel reports Q2 EPS 55c, consensus 50c
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16:00 EDTINTCOptions Update; July 15, 2015
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14:56 EDTINTCIntel July 29.5 straddle priced for 5% movement into Q2
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14:53 EDTINTCNotable companies reporting after market close
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10:01 EDTINTC, QCOMOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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08:03 EDTNVDAJuniper names Bob Worrall as SVP, Chief Information Officer
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07:31 EDTINTCIntel target lowered, removed from Franchise Pick list at Jefferies
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06:50 EDTQCOMQualcomm initiated with a Neutral at Mizuho
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06:48 EDTINTCIntel initiated with a Neutral at Mizuho
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05:55 EDTQCOMQualcomm to push inexpensive mobile device market in 2015, DigiTimes reports
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05:53 EDTQCOMTSMC cuts 28nm and 20nm prices by 5%-10%, DigiTimes reports
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