RDA MICROELECTRONICS INC ADS
With all the turmoil going on in the world of semiconductors since the advent of mobile computing technology, it’s easy to overlook some of the smaller names in the sector. As such, most discussions focus on the bigger players that dominate their respective industries. However, the opportunities for growth may be much more enticing in some of the small-cap companies that make chips for mobile handsets. One of these more »
It was a year ago when I’d first said that Shanghai-based chipmaker Spreadtrum Communications (NASDAQ: SPRD) is a stock worth buying if investors are looking to gain from the enormous mobile opportunity in the emerging markets, especially China. Looking back, my recommendation has been vindicated as Spreadtrum shares have gained close to 20%. Going forward, I expect shares to rise further as consumers in the Middle Kingdom move to more »
Spreadtrum Communications (NASDAQ: SPRD), the China-based semiconductor company that makes mobile chips, was blown to smithereens after its second quarter earnings report was accompanied by a glum outlook. Although Spreadtrum’s results in the just-concluded quarter were ahead of what analysts’ expected, it seems that the market didn’t take much note of that.
But, would it be a good idea to ignore a company that’s riding the mobile more »
Fabless semiconductor maker Spreadtrum Communications (NASDAQ: SPRD) edged ahead of the market’s top line expectations but beat handsomely the bottom line in the first quarter. The company sprung a 46% surprise on adjusted earnings per share and backed it up with a positive outlook, sending its shares up 15%.
Flying against the wind