Chipmaker says demand for microchips will be better than expected in the current quarter. Raises sales and gross margin estimates.
Keys: Marketing, economy
Questions for discussion:
- Why are IntelÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s projections an important indication of future economic activity for firms such as computer and other electronics manufacturers?
- Why do you think sales of electronic products are likely to increase in the business and the consumer markets? Explain your answer.
- Ã‚Â Are you planning to buy an electronic product in the next three to six months? Explain the reason for your purchase.