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Jim Cramer ponders why M&A is just the start of the story and also wonders what a Democratic sweep would do to the markets.
M&A may dominate headlines, but investors need to watch earnings as well, says Jim Cramer.
Camel cigarette maker Reynolds received a $47 billion offer from British American Tobacco. Reynolds is one of America's most iconic companies. Below is an ad from RJR Reynolds in 1946.
A choppy afternoon of trading ended with stocks narrowly mixed on Friday as Microsoft MSFT pulled markets in one direction and General Electric GE in the other.
Prospective deals are hijacking an earnings-based focus on fundamentals.
QCOM shares rose as the company closes in on a deal to acquire NXP Semiconductors
Stocks are mixed on Friday as Microsoft pushes the Nasdaq higher and General Electric drags on the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
M&A news is dominating the market, with three potential deals reportedly in the works.
Qualcomm faces integration, culture and business model risks with its potential purchase of the fast-growing NXP in what would be the biggest semiconductor acquisition in history.
Ask not for whom the register rings, and it better not ring for thee.
Stocks slide on Friday despite better-than-expected earnings from the likes of Microsoft and McDonald's.
Qualcomm (QCOM) has reportedly agreed to purchase NXP (NXPI) for $110 a share.
Microsoft shares hit a new all time high.
Contrary to many fears, the smartphone maker's exploding battery problems won't hurt its chip supplier.
Intel is trying to focus more on data centers, mobility and the Internet of Things, as PCs continue to struggle. These three ETFs may benefit if investors like Intel's results.
The number of cars with built-in web connectivity is soaring. Here's a look at some of the companies that could benefit.
While companies love to trumpet their exposure to IoT, it often accounts for just a small part of their business.
5G, due to begin ramping around 2020, delivers improvements over 4G that should be valuable for Internet of Things deployments. That could expand the addressable market of many chipmakers.
-- Qualcomm TruSignal Antenna Boost Technology and Support for Dual Camera Now Available in 600 and 400 Tier Snapdragon Processors --
-- Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G Modem Supports Early 5G Deployments and Field Trials, Helping OEMs to Develop Devices For Early 5G Networks --
-- Reaching Gigabit Class LTE download speeds represents notable milestone on path to 5G, delivers fiber-like wireless connectivity experience to consumers --
-- The MDM9206 Modem is Broadly Being Used to Deliver Next-Generation IoT Products and Services Requiring Low Cost, Low Power, Low Bandwidth and Deeper Coverage --
-- Expanded Camera Platforms Include Updated Chipset Roadmap, Linux Support, High-end Processing and Analytics Software, and a 4G LTE Camera Reference Design --
- Successful Test Demonstrates Continued Progress in MulteFire Commercial Viability and New Connectivity Option for New and Emerging Operators -
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