Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc
What Revenue Synergies Would a Fairchild-ON Merger Bring?
Looking at revenue synergies, we see that Fairchild’s strong portfolio in the high voltage and medium voltage power semiconductor market complements ON’s low voltage and small-signal market.
What Will Drive Growth in the Industrial Semiconductor Market?
The demand for industrial semiconductors will be driven by the LED (light-emitting diodes) lighting sector, security, energy management, and medical devices.
The Cost Synergies of a Fairchild-ON Merger
A merger between ON and Fairchild would create revenue synergies. It would also create cost synergies and improve the combined company’s profits.
Why Power Semiconductor Companies Had a Slow Start to 2016
The March 2016 earnings season was seasonally slow for the power semiconductor market. The biggest pending merger in the market is between Fairchild Semiconductor (FCS) and ON Semiconductor (ON).
Could China Get Approval for a Semiconductor Acquisition?
Lattice Semiconductor has revealed that Tsinghua Unigroup purchased a 6% stake in the company and is interested in buying more.
What Caused the Western Digital-Unisplendour Deal to Fall?
Unisplendour backed out of the deal to acquire a 15% stake in Western Digital for ~$3.8 billion. Investors wondered if the merger deal would come through.
NXP-Freescale Merger Threatens Infineon and Renesas
Renesas and Infineon, which currently hold the top ranks in the automotive semiconductor space, will lose market share to the NXP-Freescale merged company.
Microsemi Bids for PMC-Sierra for the Third Time
Microsemi has made a third offer for the acquisition of PMC-Sierra, increasing the cash component. The revised offer values PMC-Sierra at $12.05 per share.