NI Technology Updates Outlooks for Intel, Finisar, Texas Instruments, DragonWave, and Micron

Mar 08, 2011, 08:00 ET from Indie Research Advisors, LLC

PRINCETON, N.J., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Inning Technology Research (, an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, has published updated outlooks for Intel (Nasdaq: INTC), Finisar (Nasdaq: FNSR), Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN), DragonWave (Nasdaq: DRWI), and Micron (Nasdaq: MU).

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McWilliams covers these topics and more in his recent reports:

-- Does McWilliams expect Intel to earn notable profits in the solid state drive (SSD) thanks to its NAND Flash partnership with Micron?  Is Intel merely being opportunistic in the SSD market, or does the firm see SSDs as a core growth opportunity?

-- Is McWilliams expecting Finisar to outperform analysts' fiscal 2012 earnings estimates?  What is McWilliams' bullish thesis for Finisar, and does he expect the stock to be a long-term winner for investors today?

-- What is McWilliams expecting from Texas Instruments' mid-quarter update this week?  Based on an earnings and balance sheet analysis, is Texas Instruments undervalued right now?

-- Do recent comments by Sprint CEO Dan Hesse about the firm's experience with Clearwire suggest Sprint learned some important lessons about the value of using a microwave backhaul strategy?  Do these comments open the possibility that DragonWave may be poised to become Sprint's supplier of choice?  What else do investors need to know about DragonWave's prospects with Sprint, FiberTower, Verizon and other major carriers?

-- Does recent worldwide semiconductor sales data bode well for DRAM supplier Micron?  Are supply and demand trends in the DRAM sector moving in a favorable direction?

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