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Market Trends: OEM Inventory Normalizing in 1Q13, Enabling Semiconductor Recovery

Published: 17 April 2013

ID: G00250797

Analyst(s): Gerald Van Hoy, Peter Middleton

Summary

The semiconductor inventory correction continued into 1Q13. A check of OEM inventory levels indicates that conditions are normalizing, and hence, we expect above-seasonal semiconductor revenue growth will occur in 2Q13.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Market Trend

  • Inventory at OEMs Is Normalizing

Contrarian View

  • If Material Economic Changes Occur, These Trends Change

Vendors to Watch

Conclusions

Recommended Reading

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