Barclays is pounding the table for Altera (ALTR), calling the company one of its favorite...

|About: Altera Corporation (ALTR)|By:, SA News Editor

Barclays is pounding the table for Altera (ALTR), calling the company one of its favorite semiconductor growth names. The firm believes 2012 estimates for Altera remain too low; sales of FPGA chips (Altera's specialty) will continue outgrowing the broader chip market; and Altera will continue taking FPGA share (presumably from XLNX).