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A Broadcom-Qualcomm Deal Would Face a Regulatory Minefield

Broadcom Ltd.'s $105 billion gambit to acquire Qualcomm Inc. faces challenges not only in winning over shareholders but in navigating a host of potential roadblocks from regulators over market dominance, innovation and national security.<p>For now, any marriage is in limbo after Qualcomm rejected the …

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Broadcom considering sweetened Qualcomm bid - sources | Reuters

(Reuters) - Chipmaker Broadcom Ltd (AVGO.O) is considering raising its offer to buy rival Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) by offering more of its own stock, …

Broad-Qualcomm Could Be Worth As Much as $485/Sh, Says Mizuho

While the Street waits to hear the next shoe drop in the bid by <b>Broadcom</b> (AVGO) for <b>Qualcomm</b> (QCOM), which spurned the offer last week, <b>Mizuho</b>’s <b>Vijay</b> …

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Broadcom weighs offering more stock in attempt at Qualcomm takeover

Having talked with some of Qualcomm's biggest shareholders, Broadcom is allegedly considering offering more of its own stock to make an acquisition …

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Broadcom Price Targets Hiked After Brocade Deal | Investopedia

Irvine, Calif.-based semiconductor manufacturer Broadcom Ltd. (AVGO) closed its $5.9 billion purchase of Brocade on Friday following nearly one year …

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Qualcomm: Cut And Thrust

Broadcom, if successful in its takeover attempt, may modify the business model employed by Qualcomm whereby the company charges licensing fees for …

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Broadcom is considering paying more for Qualcomm, sources say

U.S.-based chip manufacturer Broadcom might give in and increase its bid for Qualcomm.<p>According to sources who spoke with <i>Reuters</i>, Broadcom is …

Broadcom plans 7nm tape-outs this quarter

Broadcom has announced silicon-proven 7nm IP and says it will tape out its first 7nm designs this quarter.This story continues at Broadcom plans 7nm …

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Broadcom eyes big shift for Qualcomm patents

As part of its $103B bid, Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO) has hinted that it would make big changes to Qualcomm's (NASDAQ:QCOM) patent licensing business.<p>It's …

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How Broadcom's Audacious Bid for Qualcomm Could Pay Off in a Big Way

If Broadcom Ltd. (AVGO) CEO Hock Tan can succeed in his bold attempt to buy Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) , his shareholders could be in for a big payday.<p>The …

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Qualcomm Takeover Bid Concerns San Diego Business Leaders

San Diego business leaders are on edge right now about the future of one of the region's economic powerhouses: Qualcomm.<p>The multinational company …

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Broadcom Pals Up To Regulators and OEMs

Broadcom is touting itself as the regulators’ pal as it hints that it might be up for changing Qualcomm’s notorious licensing practices if it …

Electronics

Broadcom eyes big changes for Qualcomm's patent practices

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - As part of its $103 billion bid to buy Qualcomm Inc (O:QCOM), Broadcom Ltd (O:AVGO) has hinted that it would make big …

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Qualcomm wants to sell at $80 per share to Broadcom

Qualcomm wants at least $80 per share, not $70. <i>Bloomberg</i> reports that major investors of the chipmaker is encouraging the board of directors to ask …

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Qualcomm Investors Think Broadcom's Offer Is Too Low

November 20th, 2017, 8:49 PM UTC<p>Qualcomm Inc. investors want at least $10 more than the $70-a-share Broadcom Ltd. is offering. If history is any …

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Would Broadcom win over Qualcomm strangle innovation in mobile?

For well over a decade, Qualcomm has been the research and development engine driving advances in cellular wireless. By making big bets on …

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Qualcomm Investors Want at Least $10 More a Share From Broadcom

Qualcomm Inc. investors want at least $10 more than the $70-a-share Broadcom Ltd. is offering. If history is any guide, they might get partway …

Business

Marveling at Marvell Again

Sometimes confused with the comic-book company that bears almost the same name, Marvell Technology has lately been pulling off some superheroic feats of its own.<p>A small-but-telling indicator of this is how Wall Street’s analysts now view the company. Half of them now recommend buying the stock …

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Qualcomm investors want at least $80 per share from Broadcom

Bloomberg reports that Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) investors want at least $80 per share from Broadcom (NASDAQ:AVGO).<p>Broadcom had offered $70 per share in …

Business

Chipmakers bet on the ‘big bang’ of artificial intelligence

in Los Angeles<p>No one in Silicon Valley wants to be called a “chip company” these days. Qualcomm, which makes the processors found in many Android …

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Broadcom and Qualcomm move forward on other deals

Broadcom hasn't yet gotten a "yes" on its takeover approach for Qualcomm, but both chipmakers are moving forward on other deals that could smooth …

Technology

Step forward for Qualcomm-NXP deal

Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) is set to win "imminent" Japanese antitrust clearance for its $38B bid for NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) and gain Europe's …

Business

Brocade undone: Broadcom's acquisition completes

Regulators happy. Now investors get to see if buying Fibre Channel was a good ideaBroadcom has completed its acquisition of Brocade.

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Dealpolitik: Broadside From Broadcom Adds to Qualcomm’s Headache

With NXP on one side and Broadcom on the other, Qualcomm’s directors have their work cut out for them<p>Closing a deal to buy . was going to be complicated enough by itself for Closing the deal while fending off a hostile takeover by could make for an even bigger headache for the board. On Monday, …

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Broadcom completes Brocade acquisition

Broadcom Ltd said on Friday it completed its $5.5 billion acquisition of network gear maker Brocade Communications Systems Inc.<p>Broadcom, which made a $103 billion bid for smartphone chip supplier Qualcomm Inc earlier this month, had agreed to buy Brocade in November of last year.<p>Brocade's common …

Qualcomm: Broadcom Would Throw Licensing to the Wolves, Says Bernstein

<b>Bernstein</b>’s <b>Stacy Rasgon</b> today offers up a think piece about <b>Broadcom</b>’s (AVGO) intentions with respect to its offer to buy <b>Qualcomm</b> (QCOM), an offer …

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Qualcomm: The State Of Battle

After rejection of Broadcom's first bid, shareholders must weigh any further offer against the prospects for growth promised by the acquisition and …

Business

Broadcom Could Rise Almost 30%: Jim Cramer

Broadcom (AVGO) could soar to $350 a share from its current $270 or so if the tech giant can buy Qualcomm (QCOM) for less than $80 a share, Jim …

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Apple Could Tip the Balance in Broadcom Bid for Qualcomm, Says Cowen

The Street is waiting for the next shoe to drop in <b>Broadcom</b>’s (AVGO) pursuit of fellow chip giant <b>Qualcomm</b> (QCOM).<p>Broadcom’s offer from a week and a …

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Qualcomm to Win EU Approval for NXP Deal by End of Year

Qualcomm Inc. may win European Union approval for its takeover of NXP Semiconductors NV by the end of the year after striking a final deal with …

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