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Broadcom is not cheap, with a P/E ratio of 206.01, and it wants to buy Qualcomm, with its reasonable P/E of 25.09 and a dividend.
The chipmaker plans to put its recent troubles behind it by launching a versatile new processor ahead of schedule.
Broadcom, which is not cheap with a P/E ratio of 201.49, wants to buy Qualcomm, with its reasonable P/E of 24.76.
Potential bad outcomes from Broadcom's bid for QCOM send analysts to the sidelines.
BMO expects Brocade to add $1.4B in annual revenue, while RBC says the deal removes uncertainty.
A Broadcom-Qualcomm merger offers fantastic value, but it may not happen, CNBC's Jim Cramer says
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The chipmaker says Apple shared unprecedented access to its code in order to help out rival Intel Corp.
Semiconductor stocks have been on a tear over the past couple of months, but many are trading at overbought levels.