Intel Has Had The Right Strategy All Along And Has The Right One Today
Intel has been criticized for "missing mobile" and compared unfavorably to its direct competitors for not seeing the potential growth in the smartphone and tablet markets, both of which have grown very rapidly in the past few years.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Taiwan's TSMC making chips for new iPhone: report
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co has started producing chips to be used in Apple's next iPhone, reports said Wednesday, as speculation swirls that US firm could be offloading rival Samsung as a supplier.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
The China Post
TSMC ranks as 6th-largest RandD spender in IC industry
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. , the world's largest contract chip maker, ranked as the sixth-biggest spender in research and development in the global integrated circuit business, according to a research report released Wednesday.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Amkor Benefits From Samsung's Stumbles
The word on the street is that Samsung is having significant difficulties ramping Apple's next generation A8 system-on-chip on its 20-nanometer manufacturing process.
TSMC remains key foundry partner for 28nm chips, says MediaTek
In response to recent market speculation indicating that MediaTek is shifting some of its 28nm chip orders to Globalfoundries and United Microelectronics , MediaTek president Hsieh Ching-chiang indicated that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company remains the company's major foundry for 28nm devices.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Finance minister describes tax reform plan as giving back
Taipei, Feb. 24 Finance Minister Chang Sheng-ford described the concept behind the government's tax reform plan he outlined Monday as a "feedback tax," with the wealthy giving back to society and the government giving back to salaried workers and the disabled.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Taiwan Semiconductor: Solid Financials And Undervalued
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, "TSMC," , the world's first dedicated semiconductor foundry, reported solid 2013 results.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
TSMC Solar to triple CIGS thin-film PV module capacity
TSMC Solar, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's wholly-owned subsidiary maker of CIGS thin-film PV modules, will expand its annual production capacity from 40MWp currently to 120MWp in the fourth quarter of 2014, according to the company.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Shares of TSMC down on cash dividend proposal
Taipei, Feb. 19 Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. moved lower Wednesday after the world's largest contract chip maker proposed to issue the same cash dividend for 2013 as for 2012 even though net income hit a record high last year, dealers said.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The China Post
As US market closes for holiday, local market ends up as buying rotates to non-tech stocks
Shares in Taiwan closed higher Tuesday as rotational buying pushed up stocks outside the tech sector to keep the index above the previous close over most of the session, dealers said.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
More signs that Apple A8 chip production is approaching
Apple may be getting closer to production of its A8 processor as news from Asia points to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company as the main supplier.
TSMC 2Q14 sales to rise 15-20%, says report
A rebound in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's 28nm process utilization rate and a ramp-up of 20nm production capacity will allow the foundry to post 15-20% sequential growth in revenues for the second quarter of 2014, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News report.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
TSMC shares up on Philadelphia Semiconductor Index gains
Taipei, Feb. 14 Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. moved higher Friday morning as investors were encouraged by the rise of the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index on Wall Street overnight, dealers said.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Intel Mobile Chip Costs Competitive with Taiwan Semi, Says Jefferies
Jefferies & Co. 's Mark Lipacis today reiterates a Buy rating on shares of Intel , and a $32 price target, writing that skeptical arguments about the cost of Intel's chip manufacturing are wrong, and that chips such as "Bay Trail," released last year for tablets, are competitive with parts produced by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing for Intel's ... (more)
Precision Drilling Corporation (NYSE:PDS) and Taiwan Semiconductor...
Growing Stock Report expands its NYSE Gainers Weekly Watch List adding Precision Drilling Corporation and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited .
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited: New company profile published
The company provides a comprehensive range of wafer fabrication processes that include processes to manufacture mixed-signal, CMOS logic, radio frequency , BiCMOS mixed-signal, embedded memory and other semiconductors.
International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) and Taiwan...
Equity Profile Report expands its NYSE Gainers Weekly Watch List adding International Business Machines Corporation and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited .
Mon Feb 10, 2014
TSMC, UMC January sales rise
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company and United Microelectronics have announced increases in January consolidated revenues from a year ago of 8.4% and 6.5%, respectively.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
The China Post
Local market finishes above 8,300 mark after technical rebound
Shares in Taiwan staged a technical rebound yesterday to close above the 8,300-point level after a plunge during the previous day's session, dealers said.