Why AMD entered into a partnership with Synopsys
In September 2014, AMD (AMD) and Synopsys (SNPS) entered into a multi-year agreement. The partnership will give AMD access to a range of Synopsys’ intellectual property.
Why Intel expects to lead the chip space through its 14nm process
In August 2014, Intel (INTC) shared details about its development with 14nm technology. 14nm succeeds Intel’s 22nm technology.
How Does Synopsys Compare to Its Peers?
According to our findings here, ETFs outperformed Synopsys based on PBV. However, Synopsys outperformed most of its ETFs based on price movement and PE.
How Does Cadence Design Compare to Its Peers?
The price-to-book value ratios of Cadence Designs, ARM, Ansys, Synopsys, and Mentor Graphics are 4.36x, 8.68x, 3.78x, 2.47x, and 2.40x, respectively.
Cadence’s Net Income Rose Quarter-over-Quarter in 2015
Cadence Design Systems has a market capitalization of $6.2 billion. Cadence’s year-to-date price movement has been rising quarter-over-quarter in 2015.
How Cadence generates a steady revenue stream
Aggressive acquisitions and a focus on systems enabled Cadence to grow its revenues at a faster pace than its competition in the last five years.
Cadence delivers end-to-end solutions in EDA and IP
Looking at its EDA products through the Virtuoso platform, Cadence provides support for laying out transistors, wires, and chips for a variety of designs.