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Mon, 31 Oct 2016 03:05:24 GMT
Qualcomm Buys NXP Semiconductors for $47 Billion  -  Cosumnes Connection (subscription)
The combined company is expected to have annual revenue of more than $30 billion, according to the announcement. Its controllers are heavily used in Android and Apple smartphones. Last year, NXP acquired a competitor, Freescale Semiconductor, for ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 19:03:32 GMT

Chip maker Qualcomm buying NXP Semiconductors  -  Cosumnes Connection (subscription)
When chip maker NXP Semiconductors acquired Freescale a year ago, the goal was to create a combined company worth $40 billion and produce chips for cars, mobile devices, and a wide range of smart, connected devices. They companies did not ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 21:37:34 GMT

Qualcomm buying NXP Semiconductors in $38-billion deal  -  Cosumnes Connection (subscription)
NXP, which became a bigger manufacturer through the purchase a year ago of Freescale Semiconductor, owns seven factories in five countries that turn silicon wafers into chips. The Qualcomm-NXP combo is the latest big splash in the M&A market.
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 05:06:21 GMT

Top Local Business Stories of the Week  -  MyStatesman.com
The deal means a bit of workplace whiplash for NXP's Austin employees, who were only purchased by NXP last December. Prior to that, the Austin operations were run as Freescale Semiconductor, an publicly traded company that has a long history in Central ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 18:38:30 GMT
U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in Arizona (Oct. 28)  -  Targeted News Service (subscription)
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 28 -- Freescale Semiconductor, Austin, Texas, has been assigned a patent (9,478,456) developed by two co-inventors for a "semiconductor device with composite drift region." The co-inventors are Hongning Yang, Chandler, Arizona, ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 16:48:06 GMT
Qualcomm to buy NXP for $47 billion  -  Cosumnes Connection (subscription)
NXP closed a almost $12 billion deal to buy US -based Freescale Semiconductor last December, creating the world's top maker of automotive electronics and doubling the percentage of its auto-related revenue to 40 percent. The deal announced on Thursday ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 14:54:47 GMT
Analyst Revised Target For Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd. (NYSE:FSL) Stock At $44  -  Equities Focus
Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd. (NYSE:FSL) mean price target is $44. Thomson Reuters averaged calls of analysts that contributed in First Call census. EPS projection is $0 for approaching quarter and for current fiscal at $2. The market cap of N/A was ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:49:57 GMT

Qualcomm spends $47 billion to buy NXP Semiconductors  -  TechEye
The deal is the largest in the chip industry's history and the Dutch outfit is NXP is strong in that sector following its acquisition last year of Freescale Semiconductor. Qualcomm supremo Steve Mollenkopf said it was no secret that that the company ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:41:31 GMT
Qualcomm agrees to buy NXP for over $37 billion  -  ChannelWorld.in
NXP has only just digested its own multibillion acquisition, of Freescale Semiconductor, which closed in December 2015. The combination of Qualcomm and NXP will have annual revenue of around $35 billion, Qualcomm said. That's still well behind the $55 ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:38:15 GMT
Qualcomm to acquire NXP Semiconductors for $47bn  -  MENAFN.COM
By buying NXP, which started off life as Koninklijke Philips"; chip unit, Qualcomm is taking on the risk of merging with a company that";s in the process of integrating its own acquisition of Freescale Semiconductor Ltd That 16bn transaction was ...