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The Surge of GCTS Stock: GCT Semiconductor’s Deal with Aramco

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GCT Semiconductor (NYSE:GCTS) is reveling in a bullish market spree today, fueled by a groundbreaking partnership announcement with Aramco relating to 5G and 4G semiconductor ecosystems.

The agreement, as outlined in a press release, is poised to fortify Aramcoโ€™s infrastructure for 5G and 4G networks in Saudi Arabia, targeting an enhancement in performance for their โ€œmission-critical and public safety networks.โ€

John Schlaefer, the CEO of GCT Semiconductor, expressed enthusiasm about the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) inked with Aramco, stating:

โ€œWe look forward to working with Aramco and leveraging our advanced 4G and 5G capabilities with future-focused AI-driven modem features to help develop the local ecosystem and provide reliable and fast communication for their key applications in Saudi Arabia and the broader region.โ€

The collaboration will center on chipsets and modules catering to LTE, 5G, and the NTN spectrum. This will facilitate the โ€œlocalization of wireless end-user devices and IoT manufacturingโ€ in Saudi Arabia.

Implications on GCTS Stock

Market observers are buzzing with fervor as GCTS stock experiences a surge in trading volume today following the strategic alliance with Armaco. A staggering 23 million shares have changed hands, dwarfing the daily average trading volume of 177,000 shares.

As of Friday morning, GCTS stock is soaring by an impressive 60.4%, marking a remarkable uptick. However, it is essential to note that the stock remains down by 13.4% since the beginning of the year.

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