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Recent Signals

Date Stock Signal Type
2021-04-09 ABB Stochastic Reached Overbought Strength
2021-04-09 ABB New 52 Week Closing High Bullish
2021-04-09 ABB New 52 Week High Strength
2021-04-09 DIOD Fell Below 50 DMA Bearish
2021-04-09 DIOD NR7 Range Contraction
2021-04-09 DIOD Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction
2021-04-09 DPW Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction
2021-04-09 DPW 200 DMA Support Bullish
2021-04-09 DPW NR7 Range Contraction
2021-04-09 DPW Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction
2021-04-09 POWI Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction
2021-04-09 POWI Doji - Bullish? Reversal
2021-04-09 POWI NR7-2 Range Contraction
2021-04-09 POWI NR7 Range Contraction
2021-04-09 TAIT 50 DMA Support Bullish
2021-04-09 VSH NR7 Range Contraction
2021-04-09 VSH Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction
2021-04-09 VSH Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup

Recent News for Rectifier Stocks

Date Stock Title
Apr 9 VSH Vishay (VSH) Expands Product Portfolio With MOSFET- SQJA81EP
Apr 9 DPW Naked Brands jumps after disclosing Ault Global 6.4% stake
Apr 8 VSH Vishay Intertechnology to Highlight Leading Military-Qualified, COTS, and Space-Grade Capacitors, Power Inductors, and Resistors at CMSE 2021
Apr 8 ABB ABB to Commence Share Repurchase Program of Up to $4.3B
Apr 8 TAIT A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of Taitron Components Incorporated (NASDAQ:TAIT)
Apr 8 VSH The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Advanced Micro Devices, Vishay Intertechnology, NVIDIA, Ubiquiti and Knowles Corp
Apr 8 ABB ABB authorizes new $4.3B buyback program
Apr 8 ABB ABB Launches New Share Buyback Program
Apr 7 VSH 5 Tech Stocks with Strong Growth Prospects and Attractive Valuations
Apr 7 VSH Vishay Intertechnology World’s Best Automotive -80 V P-Channel MOSFET Increases Efficiency and Power Density
Apr 6 ABB Here's Why You Should Consider Investing in ABB Right Now
Apr 6 VSH 5 Winners to Pick as Global Semiconductor Sales Continue to Soar
Apr 6 VSH The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Vishay Intertechnology, Applied Materials, MACOM Technology Solutions, Micron Technology and Analog Devices
Apr 6 VSH Zacks.com featured highlights include: Vishay Intertechnology, Owens & Minor, Invesco and Citizens Financial Group
Apr 5 VSH 5 Semi Stocks to Gain From Biden's Infrastructure Overhaul Plan
Apr 5 VSH Vishay Intertechnology Announces 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
Apr 5 VSH Zacks.com featured highlights include: Lennar Corp, Vishay Intertechnology, Hillenbrand, TTEC Holdings and Avery Dennison Corp

A rectifier is an electrical device that converts alternating current (AC), which periodically reverses direction, to direct current (DC), which flows in only one direction. The process is known as rectification, since it "straightens" the direction of current. Physically, rectifiers take a number of forms, including vacuum tube diodes, mercury-arc valves, stacks of copper and selenium oxide plates, semiconductor diodes, silicon-controlled rectifiers and other silicon-based semiconductor switches. Historically, even synchronous electromechanical switches and motors have been used. Early radio receivers, called crystal radios, used a "cat's whisker" of fine wire pressing on a crystal of galena (lead sulfide) to serve as a point-contact rectifier or "crystal detector".
Rectifiers have many uses, but are often found serving as components of DC power supplies and high-voltage direct current power transmission systems. Rectification may serve in roles other than to generate direct current for use as a source of power. As noted, detectors of radio signals serve as rectifiers. In gas heating systems flame rectification is used to detect presence of a flame.
Depending on the type of alternating current supply and the arrangement of the rectifier circuit, the output voltage may require additional smoothing to produce a uniform steady voltage. Many applications of rectifiers, such as power supplies for radio, television and computer equipment, require a steady constant DC current (as would be produced by a battery). In these applications the output of the rectifier is smoothed by an electronic filter, which may be a capacitor, choke, or set of capacitors, chokes and resistors, possibly followed by a voltage regulator to produce a steady current.
More complex circuitry that performs the opposite function, converting DC to AC, is called an inverter.

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