Yahoo Finance's Ines Ferre checks out markets closing this week in the green, the bond market action, the consumer discretionary sector, semiconductor stocks, and crude oil pricing.
When it comes to making powerful computer chips, Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) is best-in-class. Chips, which are commercially known as semiconductors, have become one of the most important manufacturing components as consumer devices and commercial infrastructure demand an increasing amount of computing power. AMD is responsible for powering consumer product royalty.
Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ: AMD) and Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) are two semiconductor companies that provide numerous solutions for the PC market. Today's video focuses on the recent report by Gartner that forecasts the slowdown of PC shipments in 2022, which could be one reason semiconductor stocks are down on Friday.