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September 2005

Semico Sees 2006 as Start of Next Growth Cycle

SEMICO IPI - Source: Semico Research Corp.

Phoenix, Arizona September 15, 2005 - Semico’s Inflection Point Indicator (IPI) has shown strength for the last three months, triggering Semico’s projection for a healthy 2006 forecast, and the start of the next growth cycle. The upturn in the IPI began in May, when the IPI rose 4.6%. In June, the IPI registered a hefty increase of 6.6%, and remained elevated this month at 15.8.

Semico Predicts Good Growth Ahead for Semiconductor Industry

Phoenix, Arizona September 6, 2005 - Semico Research, the architect of the most accurate semiconductor industry inflection point indicator, today announced its prediction for greater than marginal growth over the next several years. “This is the time of year many forecasters come out with their views on where our industry is headed,” remarked Jim Feldhan, president of Semico. “The vital signs are positive and the industry is healthy. It is Semico’s projection, based on the Inflection Point Indicator (IPI), that we will experience good growth into 2008.