Apple and 2 Chip Stocks Leading the Tech Sector Higher

The Technology SPDR ETF (NYSEARCA:XLK) is up today by 0.35% and stands at 26.61. Here are three better performing stocks.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): Suppliers for Apple’s new “15-inch ultra-thin notebook model” have started shipping its components. The shares recently traded at $387.85, up $8.58, or 2.26%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $297.76 to $426.70. Volume today was 10,364,324 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 17,237,200 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 14.01, while trailing earnings are $27.68 per share. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): Berkshire Hathaway’s recent 13-F filing showed it had purchased Intel. The shares recently traded at $25.32, up $0.69, or 2.78%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $19.16 to $25.37. Volume today was 50,660,127 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 63,123,100 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 10.98, while trailing earnings are $2.31 per share. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY): Last week, Cypress announced plans for a new startup, Deca Technologies and today, it’s riding on the Halo effect of Buffet’s Intel buying. The shares recently traded at $19.44, up $0.31, or 1.62%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $13.67 to $23.95. Volume today was 1,009,273 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 4,256,790 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 25.68, while trailing earnings are $0.76 per share. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>