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Invest Implications: 'Market Trends: Caution Is Best for the Semiconductor Supply Chain Inventory, 3Q15 Update'

Published: 01 October 2015

ID: G00292772

Analyst(s): Tim Mahon

Summary

Slower-than-expected sales in 2Q15 and weaker-than-seasonal guidance for 3Q15 have pushed Gartner's Inventory Index into the "severe caution zone." However, Gartner Invest believes this will be the catalyst for proactive management of inventory for the balance of 2015 and 1Q16.

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