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In this video, Fool analyst Eric Bleeker discusses one of the companies on his short watchlist: Britain's Imagination Technologies, which has found tremendous success licensing technology used to create graphics processors in mobile devices. Imagination has dominated the mobile graphics niche, licensing its designs to a powerful group of companies including Apple
In the complex field of mobile chipmaking, investors might be more familiar with ARM Holdings
Bleeker's not opening a short position in Imagination at this time; he wants to continue learning more about the company's technologies and position. Also, Imagination's share price has recently gotten clobbered after reports surfaced that Samsung favored ARM's next-generation graphics processor instead. However, he's keeping Imagination on his watchlist for now, and suggests investors do the same.
See why Bleeker thinks Imagination might eventually make a good short:
Eric Bleeker owns shares of NVIDIA. Intel is a Motley Fool Inside Value pick. Apple and NVIDIA are Motley Fool Stock Advisor recommendations. The Fool owns shares of and has bought calls on Intel. Motley Fool Options has recommended buying calls on Intel. The Fool owns shares of Apple and Texas Instruments. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.