market (overnight) were straightforwardly reflected in Tokyo,'' Okamoto said, citing in particular the sharp fall in the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index
The PHLX Semiconductor Index
(SOX) is sitting on strong support in the 450 area.
The bellwether Philadelphia Stock Exchange Semiconductor Index
closed Friday at 356, 2.
Nasdaq Composite Index stretched its winning streak to five sessions and the Philadelphia Stock Exchange Semiconductor Index
, a key gauge for chip-related firms, posted its eighth straight day of gain on Wednesday.
The Philadelphia Stock Exchange's semiconductor index
has shot up 63 per cent for the year.
22 percent at last check, and Nick Perry, author of our Schaeffer's Gold Trading Floor Blog, which is available to Schaeffer's Gold subscribers, just mentioned that the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index
(SOX) turned south with a vengeance at 1:35 p.
The broader Philadelphia Semiconductor Index
(IndexNasdaq: SOX) fell 1.
technology firms offered glum outlooks, with the Philadelphia semiconductor index
falling nearly 2%.
While the PHLX Semiconductor Index
continues to hold steady with a five-percent gain on the day, Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) has dropped more than two percent so far.
Shares of the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index
, which includes the top U.
9 percent to 5,050 yen, gaining with other high-tech exporters on a Wall Street rally and a rise in the PHLX Semiconductor Index
of more than 3 percent the previous day.
Microchip-related Advantest, Tokyo Electron, Kyocera, Nikon, Toshiba and Fujitsu sagged after the Philadelphia Stock Exchange Semiconductor Index
sank below 300 on Wednesday for the first time since Nov.