Diodes (DIOD -16.6%) shares sink after Q3 results miss expectations and the semiconductor firm...

|About: Diodes Incorporated (DIOD)|By:, SA News Editor

Diodes (DIOD -16.6%) shares sink after Q3 results miss expectations and the semiconductor firm gives downward Q4 guidance. CEO Keh-Shew Lu sees continuing broad-based weakness, particularly within consumer and PCs. Benchmark calls the company "classically cyclical," in that when global economies weaken, gross margin also can sink.