The semiconductor industry is down in the dumps these days. Former blue chips like Intel
Sure, a few semi businesses have stumbled, but others have stepped up and shown us that they're made of The Right Stuff (tm). However, Mr. Market still treats them like redheaded stepchildren, and the buy-in opportunity right now is extreme.
Fast and furious
If I were buying chip stocks today, I'd start with a good, hard look at Sigma Designs
As TI is a trendsetter in the industry, copycats like Advanced Micro Devices