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Technical Report on Semiconductors Stocks -- Analog Devices, RF Micro Devices, Skyworks Solutions, Fairchild Semiconductor Intl., and Pixelworks Inc.

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LONDON, August 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Friday, August 15, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,464.93, up 0.27%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished the day 0.30% lower at 16,662.91, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,955.06, down 0.01%. During the session six out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Information Technology Sector Index ended the day at 648.29, up 0.11%, while the index has declined 0.27% in the last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Analog Devices Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI), RF Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ: RFMD), Skyworks Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS), Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. (NASDAQ: FCS), and Pixelworks Inc. (NASDAQ: PXLW). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at:  

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On Friday, Analog Devices Inc.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 1.93 million shares, close to its three months average volume of 1.91 million shares. The stock finished the day at $51.18, up 0.87%, and registered an intraday range of $50.75 and $51.62. Analog Devices Inc.'s shares have declined 3.33% in the last one month and 0.82% in the past three months. However, the stock has advanced 0.48% on YTD basis. Furthermore, the company is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $52.91 is above its 200-day moving average of $51.28. Additionally, shares of Analog Devices Inc. traded at a PE ratio of 23.76 and have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 49.75. Sign up and read the free notes on ADI at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/ADI-18Aug2014

RF Micro Devices Inc.'s stock gained 1.14%, to close Friday's session at $11.54, after oscillating between $11.40 and $11.74. The stock recorded a trading volume of 9.64 million shares, below its three months average volume of 10.47 million shares. Over the last one month and past three months, RF Micro Devices Inc.'s shares have surged 19.59% and 31.29%, respectively. Also, from the beginning of 2014, the stock has rallied 123.64%. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 50-day moving average of $10.30 is above its 200-day moving average of $7.53. Further, RF Micro Devices Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 39.89 and has an RSI of 61.38. The complimentary notes on RFMD can be downloaded as in PDF format at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/RFMD-18Aug2014

On Friday, Skyworks Solutions Inc.'s stock finished the session 1.66% higher at $54.39, hitting a new 52-week high of $54.88. A total of 2.91 million shares were traded, which was below its three months average volume of 3.38 million shares. The stock moved between $53.50 and $54.88 during the session. Over the last one month and past three months, Skyworks Solutions Inc.'s shares have advanced 17.37% and 33.47%, respectively. Also, the stock has gone up 90.44% since the start of this year. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $49.48 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $37.43. Shares of Skyworks Solutions Inc. traded at a PE ratio of 28.03 and have an RSI of 65.78. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on SWKS at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/SWKS-18Aug2014

Shares in Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. fluctuated between $15.19 and $15.56 before ending Friday's session up 0.79%, at $15.41. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.01 million shares, below its three months average volume of 2.14 million shares. Further, shares of Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. have fallen by 1.63% over the last one month. However, the stock has surged 17.15% over the past three months and 15.39% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 200-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $15.63 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $13.81. Moreover, shares of Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. traded at a PE ratio of 50.40 and have an RSI of 49.40. The complete research on FCS is available for free at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/FCS-18Aug2014

Pixelworks Inc.'s stock declined 1.59%, to close Friday's session at $6.19, after vacillating between $6.06 and $6.39. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.58 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.15 million shares. Over the last one month, Pixelworks Inc.'s shares have lost 25.69%. However, over the past three months and from the beginning of 2014, the stock has gained 4.21% and 28.42%, respectively. The company's stock is trading above its 200-day moving average. The stock's 50-day moving average of $7.57 is above its 200-day moving average of $5.83. Further, Pixelworks Inc.'s stock has an RSI of 37.17. Free in depth research on PXLW is available at:

http://www.Investor-Edge.com/PXLW-18Aug2014

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