SAN FRANCISCO, July 21 Texas Instruments Inc
posted second-quarter revenue of $3.29 billion, up 8
percent from the year-ago period, and just above Wall Street
forecasts following recently improved demand for chips used in
cars, industrial equipment and communications gear.
Analysts on average had expected second-quarter revenue of
$3.27 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. The
company's second-quarter net income rose 3 percent to $683
million. Its earnings per share were 62 cents.
(Reporting by Noel Randewich; Editing by Richard Chang)