Intel Rises as Chips Rally - TheStreet

Chip bellwether

Intel

(INTC) - Get Report

, in positive territory most of the day, was up 1% in early afternoon trading as the sector experienced a broad rally.

Advanced Micro Devices

(AMD) - Get Report

rose 5% and

Micron Technology

(MU) - Get Report

was up 2.7%. The

Semiconductor Index

, or SOX, was ahead 3.8%.