Acquisitions, Licensing Agreements, Expansions, Loan Agreements, and New Products - Research Report on LSI, Micron, SolarCity,

   Acquisitions, Licensing Agreements, Expansions, Loan Agreements, and New
  Products - Research Report on LSI, Micron, SolarCity, Canadian Solar, and
                                 Silicon Labs

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NEW YORK, December 19, 2013

NEW YORK, December 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting LSI
Corporation (NASDAQ: LSI), Micron Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MU), SolarCity
Corporation (NASDAQ: SCTY), Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ), and Silicon
Laboratories Inc. (NASDAQ: SLAB). Today's readers may access these reports
free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and analyst
ratings - via the links below.

LSI Corporation Research Report

On December 16, 2013, LSI Corporation (LSI), together with Avago Technologies
Limited (Avago), announced that the two Companies have entered into a
definitive agreement. According to LSI, Avago will acquire LSI for $11.15 per
share in an all-cash transaction which is valued at approximately $6.6
billion.LSI reported that the transaction is expected to be significantly and
immediately accretive to Avago's non-GAAP free cash flow and EPS. The Company
stated that the Boards of Directors of both the Companies have approved this
transaction, which is expected to close during H1 2014, subject to regulatory
approvals in various jurisdictions and customary closing conditions, including
the approval of LSI's stockholders. The Full Research Report on LSI
Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/40b9_LSI

Micron Technology Inc. Research Report

On December 9, 2013, Micron Technology Inc. (Micron), together with Rambus
Inc. (Rambus), announced that the two Companies have formalized a broad patent
cross license agreement. Micron reported that under the said agreement, it
will gain the right to use any Rambus patent for the manufacturing of
specified integrated circuit products, such as any memory integrated circuit
products. The Company stated that Rambus will receive quarterly royalty
payments over the next seven years, which will be capped at $10 million per
quarter, with a rolling twelve-month cap fixed at $40 million, or $280 million
during the initial term. Micron informed that it has the option to extend the
initial term of the agreement for additional renewal period, and that all
outstanding patent and antitrust claims have been settled by the two
Companies. Further, the Company explained that the agreement's scope covers
both Micron and Elpida products. The Full Research Report on Micron Technology
Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets -
is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/9e1c_MU

SolarCity Corporation Research Report

On December 16, 2013, SolarCity Corporation (SolarCity) announced the opening
of its 8,000-square-foot operations center in Blackwood, New Jersey. SolarCity
reported that it expects the operations center to generate new jobs and to
help South Jersey homeowners save money by using cleaner energy. Leon
Keshishian, SolarCity's Regional Vice President on the East Coast, commented,
"To meet the type of demand we're seeing in South Jersey, we need cut drive
times and get out to homes faster than we could from our Cranbury Operations
Center." Keshishian added, "We've had a lot of success here in South Jersey
because we can offer homeowners from a range of socio-economic backgrounds the
option to get solar with no upfront cost and make it possible for them to
immediately pay less on their monthly bill." The Full Research Report on
SolarCity Corporation - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and
price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/9fe0_SCTY

Canadian Solar Inc. Research Report

On December 9, 2013, Canadian Solar Inc. (Canadian Solar) announced that it
has signed a $40 million loan agreement with Harvest North Star Capital
(Harvest North Star or HNSC). According to Canadian Solar, the loan facility
is split into 3 tranches, with the drawdown of the first tranche expected in
December 2013. Canadian Solar reported that the loan facility will be used to
finance the development of several ground-mounted solar power projects in
Japan, which total to approximately 145.1 MWdc, with approximately 40-50 MWdc
expected to start construction during H1 2014. Shawn Qu, President, Chairman,
and CEO of Canadian Solar, stated, "We are delighted to have the support from
Harvest North Star for developing our solar power project pipeline in this
important market. This loan agreement demonstrates that we are on track to
execute on our Japanese solar project pipeline, consolidate our position as a
leading solar energy solutions provider on a global basis, and extend the
visibility into our business results well into the future." The Full Research
Report on Canadian Solar Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/3fbd_CSIQ

Silicon Laboratories Inc. Research Report

On December 4, 2013, Silicon Laboratories Inc. (Silicon Labs) launched a new
family of relative humidity (RH) and temperature sensors that simplify RH
sensing designs while providing industry-leading power efficiency and ease of
use. Silicon Labs reported that its second-generation RH sensing solution, the
Si701x/2x sensors, combine a standard CMOS mixed-signal IC with a proven
technique of measuring humidity using a polymer dielectric film.Mark
Thompson, Vice President and General Manager of Silicon Labs' Access, Power,
and Sensor products, said, "The new Si701x/2x family represents the state of
the art in RH sensing, offering an unmatched combination of ultra-low power,
ease of use, small size, precision, reliability and compatibility with
standard manufacturing flows." Thompson continued, "As the only single-chip
RH/temperature sensing solutions offered by a broad-based semiconductor
supplier, the Si701x/2x sensors can be combined with Silicon Labs'
energy-friendly MCUs, ZigBee and sub-GHz wireless ICs, and other sensor
products to address wireless sensing applications for the Internet of Things."
The Full Research Report on Silicon Laboratories Inc. - including full
detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:

http://www.AnalystsCorner.com/r/full_research_report/3d6a_SLAB

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