Posts Tagged ‘TXN’

Texas Instruments (TXN) Acquiring National Semiconductor (NSM)

9:00am (EST) We were hoping for a little more momentum on Monday following last week’s push to the top of resistance, but the market was choppy all day and stayed in a tight range to end mixed. The bulls were hoping Ben Bernanke would provide a spark but he wasRead more

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Market Flat Ahead of 9/11 Anniversary

1:00pm (EST) Trading is flat today as both the bulls and bears pay respect to tomorrow’s 9/11 anniversary.  The market has been in a tight range and the headlines have been mildly positive. The Commerce Department reported wholesale inventories rose 1.3% in July, which was well ahead estimates and theRead more

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China Delivers More Bad News

9:00am (EST) The bears got a little leverage following Tuesday’s big Fed announcement but the bulls also got a lift when the Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged.  Moreover, the FOMC also indicated they would reinvest principal payments from mortgage-backed securities to buy longer-term Treasuries. In the end, the Fed met both sides in theRead more

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Big Blue Misses (IBM), Shares Tumble

9:00am (EST) The bulls managed to take the market higher on Monday, but they will likely give back all of those gains today and then some.  Futures are pointing towards a nasty open after International Business Machines (IBM $129.79, up $1.76) missed on their revenue number. Yesterday, the Dow Jones added 57Read more

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