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Quarterly Results, Upcoming Earnings, Recent Investments, Licensing Agreements, and Industry-First Innovations - Analyst Notes on Intel, TI, NXP, Avago, and Freescale

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Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), Texas Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ: TXN), NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI), Avago Technologies Limited (NASDAQ: AVGO), and Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd. (NYSE: FSL). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings are available at:


Intel Corporation Analyst Notes 

On April 15, 2014, Intel Corporation (Intel) reported Q1 2014 financial results. In Q1 2014, the Company's revenue was $12.8 billion, down 7.2% QoQ. Q1 2014 net income was $1.9 billion, or $0.38 per share, compared to $2.6 billion, or $0.51 per share, in Q1 2013. "In the first quarter we saw solid growth in the data center, signs of improvement in the PC business, and we shipped 5 million tablet processors, making strong progress on our goal of 40 million tablets for 2014," said Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel. "Additionally, we demonstrated our further commitment to grow in the enterprise with a strategic technology and business collaboration with Cloudera, we introduced our second-generation LTE platform with CAT6 and other advanced features, and we shipped our first Quark products for the Internet of Things." The full analyst notes on Intel Corporation are available to download free of charge at:


Texas Instruments Inc. Analyst Notes 

On April 8, 2014, Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) announced that it intends to report Q1 2014 earnings on April 23, 2014. On that day, the Company will webcast the Q1 2014 conference call at 4:30 p.m. CT. TI informed that its Senior Vice President and CFO Kevin March, and Vice President and Head of Investor Relations Ron Slaymaker will discuss the Company's financial results and answer questions from the investor audience during the call. The full analyst notes on Texas Instruments Inc. are available to download free of charge at:


NXP Semiconductors N.V. Analyst Notes 

On April 9, 2014, NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NXP) announced that it has invested in Senseg, a leader in next-generation spatial haptic feedback technology. NXP noted that the investment is part of its drive to lead in new user interface technologies for mobile, consumer, and automotive applications. "Senseg has developed a very exciting solution to add touch sensations - such as feeling textures and contours - to standard touch screen displays. Most user interfaces today focus on our visual and hearing senses, and not on touch, so that is why we see this as a great new opportunity for growth. We see many high-value opportunities for this technology, not just in mobile, but also in Automotive where drivers need to keep their eyes on the road," said Mark Hamersma, General Manager of Emerging Businesses at NXP. The full analyst notes on NXP Semiconductors N.V. are available to download free of charge at:


Avago Technologies Limited Analyst Notes 

On April 10, 2014, Avago Technologies Limited (Avago) announced that Micron Technology, Inc. (Micron) has licensed Avago's 28nm Low Power 30Gbps Serializer/Deserializer (SerDes) IP for use in Micron's next-generation Hybrid Memory Cube (HBC) devices. "Avago is an established leader in the development and delivery of high-speed SerDes cores with an offering that is very well suited for integration into our HMC product line," said Tom Eby, Vice President of Compute and Networking Business Unit at Micron. "Based on its advanced performance and low power, we are confident that our customers will benefit from the presence of the Avago SerDes on both sides of the memory channel." The full analyst notes on Avago Technologies Limited are available to download free of charge at:


Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd. Analyst Notes 

On April 10, 2014, Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd. (Freescale) announced the availability of the industry's first general market AEC-Q100 qualified intelligent battery sensor, the MM9Z1J638, combining three measurement channels, a 16/32-bit MCU, and a CAN protocol module in a single package. The Company stated that the MM9Z1J638 battery sensor is designed to support both conventional and emerging battery chemistries for automotive and industrial applications. "Our introduction of the industry's first single-package, automotive-qualified intelligent battery sensor with MCU and CAN components will help automakers cope with increasing algorithm complexity and data communication demands as cars become more connected and intelligent," said James Bates, Senior Vice President and General Manager for Analog & Sensors Group at Freescale. "Also featuring integrated functional safety support, the new MM9Z1J638 battery sensor helps to support vehicle reliability even as automotive electrical system complexities increase." The full analyst notes on Freescale Semiconductor, Ltd. are available to download free of charge at:


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