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A leading designer and builder of semiconductors, Texas Instruments is a leader in digital signal processors.
A Grand Adventure Dividend Holding:http://boards.fool.com/the-grand-adventure-121197.aspx
Great company to own for the long-term: I believe that the shares are trading at a decent valuation in comparison to peers such as INTC and QCOM.
Because Texans' make the best semiconductors!!!!
Always something up their sleeve
Div. (Yield) $1.20 (2.6%)Current Yield . . . . . . 3.75%
Working with automobile companies
Getting into electronics for car applications
Looking at creating a Dividend/Income Portfolio. Let's see how this works out.The PE is a little high.
Valuations looked stretched and the semi cycle has limited upside from here.
TI has become very favorable to long term investors with hefty dividends and stock repurchasing programs. On top of that, they are growing their embedded processing business and capturing more market share in that area.
The Oxford Income Letter
Unedited Excerpt from a CAPSCall article anticipated for publication on 02-JAN-2013:The next selection for the Inflation-Protected Income Growth Portfolio is semiconductor titan Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN). Perhaps best known for its line of scientific and graphing calculators, the company has a wide array of electronic products across industries ranging from automotive to X-Rays. It’s that broad range of products, combined with a decent valuation and dividend history that makes Texas Instruments an attractive selection.The company has paid a dividend since 1962, and it has been regularly raising that payment since 2004, enabled by a shift to more profitable products.
Hoping it will outperform INTC.
Improved strategic positioning in semicon will show in long term earnings growth
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http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2012/01/24/the-coast-is-clear-for-blue-chip-chip-shops.aspxThe pride of Dallas got up in its soapbox with megaphone and semaphores, and the message is clear: Chips are safe for investors again.As a rule, we Fools don't do market timing. "It's far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price," says the Oracle of Omaha. Amen to that, brother. And what we have in Texas Instruments is a wonderful chip builder at a fair price.
Will supply the parts for cell phone mfgrs
They made my Ti-89 that got me through a mathematics major without ever having to do long division. And they're a solid company
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