Leveraged Loans Primary Market Issuance Falls to Zero after Christmas Weekend
The issuance of US leveraged loans fell to zero last week. However, in the previous week, ~$4.9 billion in dollar-denominated senior loans were priced.
Citadel Advisors Starts a New Position in Altera Corporation
During 4Q14, Citadel Advisors started a new position in Altera Corporation (ALTR).
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.
Are Dividends at Marvell Safe?
Increasing capital returns to shareholders is one of Marvell’s (MRVL) management’s main priorities. The company returned $155 million to shareholders in fiscal 4Q17.
What Could Drive Broadcom’s 1Q17 Enterprise Storage Revenue
Broadcom’s enterprise storage segment In the previous part of this series, we saw that Broadcom (AVGO) is likely to witness seasonal weakness in its wireless revenue. This decline is likely to be offset by flat revenue from its wired segment and strong growth from its enterprise storage segment, which accounts for 14% of the company’s revenue. […]
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.
Skyworks and Microsemi Compete to Acquire PMC-Sierra
On October 5, 2015, Skyworks Solutions announced that it is looking to acquire peer company PMC-Sierra for $2 billion in cash.
Microsemi Offers $2.2 Billion in Competition for PMC-Sierra
Microsemi, a manufacturer of high-performance semiconductors, made a cash-stock offer of $2.2 billion to acquire semiconductor company PMC-Sierra (PMCS).