Top Tech Analyst Updates Outlooks Following Earnings Reports from Entropic Communications, TriQuint Semiconductor, RF Micro Devices, Skyworks Solutions and STMicroelectronics

May 02, 2013, 09:08 ET from Indie Research Advisors, LLC

PRINCETON, N.J., May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Inning Technology Research (, an online investment newsletter focused on technology stocks, has issued updated outlooks for Entropic Communications (Nasdaq: ENTR), TriQuint Semiconductor (Nasdaq: TQNT), RF Micro Devices (Nasdaq: RFMD), Skyworks Solutions (Nasdaq: SWKS) and STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM).

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Topics discussed in the latest reports include:

-- Entropic: What mistakes did Entropic make in its communication with investors and Wall Street that exacerbated the market's negative response to its earnings report this week? Are there underlying issues that Entropic investors should be concerned about? What five factors are weighing on Entropic right now? In the wake of the sell-off, are Entropic shares now trading at a bargain price?

-- TriQuint:  Did TriQuint report calendar Q1 results and provide forward guidance in line with McWilliams' expectations? Does McWilliams expect TriQuint to benefit from its positioning in the defense market? What events are going on in the defense market that could be a notable upside for TriQuint?  Should investors be concerned about TriQuint's large exposure to Apple?

-- RF Micro: Did RF Micro's earnings report outperform McWilliams' expectations? Is Wall Street now taking notice of RF Micro's momentum?  What is RF Micro doing right and why is the 2G market still important and uniquely valuable for RF Micro?

-- Skyworks: Is Skyworks delivering the most solid performance in the RF sector? Were Skyworks' results in line with McWilliams' expectation? Is Wall Street missing Skyworks' potential and strong fundamentals?

-- STMicro: Did earnings reports from STMicro and International Rectifier confirm McWilliams' bullish thesis for the power semiconductor segment? Does the report suggest further upside for the stocks going forward or are the year-to-date gains we've seen so far fairly pricing in the news?  What small cap stock that will report calendar Q1 results next week is in a position to benefit from a rising tide in the power discrete semiconductor market?

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