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After being locked for more than six months at a less-than-impressive two-star rank, enough top-performing CAPS members have turned bullish on National Semiconductor
Many investors think the worst is over for tech companies. They believe National Semiconductor stands on the verge of a new growth phase, ready to benefit from increasing demand in coming years. The Semiconductor Industry Association recently reported that December's global semiconductor sales grew 29% year over year, with more growth expected this year. The SIA foresees increased business not only for chips in wireless devices from Apple
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