Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited
Index- P/E19.78 EPS (ttm)1.21 Insider Own- Shs Outstand4.99B Perf Week3.10%
Market Cap119.38B Forward P/E10.95 EPS next Y2.19 Insider Trans- Shs Float5.13B Perf Month7.26%
Income6.29B PEG1.32 EPS next Q0.47 Inst Own20.30% Short Float0.91% Perf Quarter12.03%
Sales19.61B P/S6.09 EPS this Y18.60% Inst Trans-0.10% Short Ratio3.99 Perf Half Y16.50%
Book/sh5.47 P/B4.37 EPS next Y17.79% ROA16.00% Target Price23.57 Perf Year42.61%
Cash/sh1.69 P/C14.13 EPS next 5Y15.00% ROE23.90% 52W Range16.08 - 24.49 Perf YTD6.93%
Dividend0.40 P/FCF- EPS past 5Y18.60% ROI17.10% 52W High-5.04% Beta0.96
Dividend %1.67% Quick Ratio2.00 Sales past 5Y12.40% Gross Margin47.40% 52W Low44.62% ATR0.55
Employees- Current Ratio2.00 Sales Q/Q11.60% Oper. Margin35.50% RSI (14)54.09 Volatility2.12% 2.16%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.26 EPS Q/Q20.80% Profit Margin31.70% Rel Volume2.19 Prev Close23.93
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.24 Earnings- Payout40.00% Avg Volume11.71M Price23.25
Recom2.90 SMA203.46% SMA503.56% SMA20010.13% Volume6,711,202 Change-2.82%
Jul-19-13Downgrade HSBC Securities Overweight → Neutral
Aug-26-10Downgrade Deutsche Bank Buy → Hold $78 → $64
Nov-10-09Upgrade FBR Capital Mkt Perform → Outperform $12 → $13
Oct-07-09Downgrade UBS Buy → Neutral
Jul-31-09Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $11 → $12
Jul-01-09Reiterated FBR Capital Mkt Perform $12 → $11
May-12-09Downgrade FBR Capital Markets Outperform → Mkt Perform $12
Mar-31-09Reiterated FBR Capital Markets Outperform $10 → $12
Mar-26-09Downgrade HSBC Securities Overweight → Neutral
Dec-11-08Reiterated Friedman Billings Mkt Perform $9 → $7.50
Oct-29-08Upgrade HSBC Securities Neutral → Overweight
Oct-09-08Upgrade Citigroup Hold → Buy
Sep-02-08Downgrade HSBC Securities Overweight → Neutral
Aug-01-08Reiterated Friedman Billings Mkt Perform $10 → $9
Mar-05-08Upgrade Lehman Brothers Equal-weight → Overweight
Oct-26-07Upgrade HSBC Securities Neutral → Overweight
Aug-20-07Upgrade UBS Neutral → Buy
Jul-27-07Downgrade HSBC Securities Overweight → Neutral
Jul-11-07Downgrade UBS Buy → Neutral
Apr-27-07Reiterated Friedman Billings Mkt Perform $10 → $10.50
Jan-28-15 08:26PM  UMC Q4 Beat On 28nm; TSMC's Client Qualcomm Loses Samsung Business at
06:11PM  Apple's Earnings Lift Four Suppliers To New Highs at Investor's Business Daily
Jan-27-15 08:12PM  Apple Is Hot But These 4 iPhone Suppliers Are Hotter at Investor's Business Daily
Jan-23-15 01:01PM  How traders are playing Taiwan Semi optionMONSTER
Jan-22-15 06:32PM  New Highs: Income Stocks Dominate; TSM Breaks Out at Investor's Business Daily
Jan-21-15 10:05PM  TSMC Can Rise 30% Even If Samsung Takes Half Of The Apple Pie at
Jan-16-15 09:33PM  Big Chips Wager for iPhone at
05:35PM  Top Stocks In 2015: Utilities, Gold Miners, Chips Lead at Investor's Business Daily
05:35PM  Chip Leader Taiwan Semiconductor Posts Strong Profit at Investor's Business Daily
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08:37AM  Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) in Focus: Stock Jumps 8.7% - Tale of the Tape Zacks
Jan-15-15 09:08PM  TSMC Jumps On Q1, Cedes 2015 To Samsung; Can It Retake The Rein In 2016? at +8.69%
05:45PM  Stock Pops & Drops: YELP, TSM, TGT & PPC CNBC
01:14PM  Technology transitions will likely benefit AMAT shares Market Realist
10:11AM  Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Stock Gains on Earnings Beat at TheStreet
09:13AM  Stock Futures And Global Markets Rally; BofA, Citigroup Slump at Investor's Business Daily
04:48AM  TSMC Posts Record Profit at The Wall Street Journal
04:20AM  TSMC: Q4 Beat On Apple, Plans $12B Record Capex at
04:14AM  TSMC Plans Record Capital Spending as IPhone Demand Lifts Sales at Bloomberg
12:39AM  TSMC fourth-quarter net profit T$79.99 bln; beats forecasts Reuters
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Jan-13-15 04:31PM  Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) Stock Closed Higher Today on Expected iPhone Sales at TheStreet
Jan-12-15 09:54PM  Samsung And TSMC Will Share The Apple Pie: CLSA at
Jan-11-15 09:16PM  TSMC: Key Customer Risk, Maybank Says Sell at
Jan-09-15 02:58PM  Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Stock Falls on Analyst Comments at TheStreet
08:02AM  Top Performing China Funds: Back On Track? at Investor's Business Daily
12:39AM  Taiwan's TSMC says December sales +39.9 pct y/y, 2014 sales +27.8 pct Reuters
Jan-08-15 06:29PM  Hot Stock Groups: Chipmakers, Building Issues Climb at Investor's Business Daily
Jan-07-15 11:02PM  TSMC: JP Morgan Sees Little Downside From Qualcomm's Snapdragon Delay at
Jan-05-15 03:09PM  Will Semiconductor ETFs Continue Their Rally? Benzinga
Dec-30-14 03:14PM  Global Foundries Says on Track with 14-Nano Chip Tech at
11:08AM  Micron: Piper Ups Target to $44 on Favorable Supply-Demand in DRAM, NAND in 2015 at
Dec-26-14 11:38AM  Tech Today: Amazon Mobile Commerce Surges, Short Interest Moves, Apple Chip Jockeying at
Dec-23-14 06:00PM  5 Foreign Chip Stocks With Accelerating Profit Growth at Investor's Business Daily
Dec-21-14 11:18PM  Samsung To Raise Dividend By 30-50% -- Still Low at
Dec-11-14 12:36PM  Broadcom (BRCM) Raises Q4 Outlook: 2 Semiconductor ETFs to Watch Zacks
Dec-10-14 10:04PM  TSMC: November Revenue Down, Tug Of War With Samsung at
12:44AM  Taiwan's TSMC says November sales up 63 pct on year Reuters
Dec-04-14 04:00PM  Semiconductor Stocks Are RallyingBut When To Buy? at Investopedia
Dec-01-14 09:06AM  Stock Futures, Oil Prices Sag; Shale Producers Under Pressure at Investor's Business Daily
Nov-28-14 12:37PM  LAM, Applied Materials Best Bets Heading Toward 2016 Downturn, Says Berenberg at
Nov-24-14 12:00PM  The semiconductor market: Some of the challenges explained Market Realist
Nov-21-14 05:49PM  Taiwan Semiconductor: Big Opportunity In Tiny Wafers at Investor's Business Daily
Nov-20-14 09:07PM  Samsung Will Get Apple's Next iPhone Business; TSMC, iPad, iPhone 6C: Bernstein at
Nov-19-14 12:16PM  3 Stocks Improving Performance Of The Electronics Industry at TheStreet
12:15PM  Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Showing Unusual Social Activity Today at TheStreet
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08:02AM  Meet 4 Apple iPhone Chip Suppliers Among Top Big Caps at Investor's Business Daily
Nov-18-14 11:06AM  Four IBD Top 50 Stocks on the Way Up at Forbes
10:18AM  5 International Stocks to Buy for Breakout Gains This Week: Diageo and More at TheStreet
Nov-17-14 04:29PM  Wall Street remaining directionless for a 6th consecutive trading day Yahoo Finance Blogs
Nov-14-14 01:23PM  Applied Materials Fiscal Q4 In Line, Q1 Guidance Shy at Investor's Business Daily
Nov-12-14 12:29PM  Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Earnings Report: Q3 2014 Conference Call Transcript at TheStreet
12:25PM  TSM, NXPI And MU, Pushing Electronics Industry Downward at TheStreet
03:00AM  TSMC 16FinFET Plus Process Achieves Risk Production Milestone PR Newswire
Nov-10-14 01:03PM  Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) Stock Rises on Positive October Sales Report at TheStreet
12:38AM  Taiwan's TSMC says October sales up 56 pct on year Reuters
Nov-07-14 07:16PM  Taiwan Semiconductor In Buy Range From Breakout at Investor's Business Daily
Nov-06-14 02:42PM  Nobel Prize Winners' Perfect Portfolio: The Secret Ingredient Revealed Benzinga
12:05PM  MRVL, BRCM And TSM, Pushing Electronics Industry Downward at TheStreet
Oct-31-14 01:17PM  KLA Tencor, ASML to Rebound in 2015 After 'Spooky' FinFet Debacle, Says Semiwatch at
Oct-26-14 08:17PM  Using Cash and Pressure, China Builds Its Chip Industry at New York Times
Oct-24-14 01:04PM  AMX, JNPR And TSM, Pushing Technology Sector Downward at TheStreet
01:00PM  Why Intel enters into partnerships to expand its foundry business Market Realist
01:51AM  TSMC Chips In to Make LG's Own 'Nuclun' Smartphone Microprocessor at The Wall Street Journal
Oct-20-14 11:41PM  Taiwan Tech: Apple Q3 Points To Strong 2015 Sales, Says Morgan Stanley at
12:55AM  IBM To Pay $1.5B To Shed Chip Making Unit, Asia Semis Shrug at
Oct-19-14 05:23PM  TSMC's Chang on How the Chip Industry Is Evolving at The Wall Street Journal
Oct-16-14 09:47PM  TSMC: 16nm Schedule Not In Time For Next iPhone, Analysts Cautious at
05:33PM  Market Thorns, Roses, and All Time Highs... Yahoo Finance Blogs
11:56AM  Why Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Stock Is Up Today at TheStreet
06:25AM  [$$] TSMC Posts Record Profit at The Wall Street Journal
05:02AM  TSMC: Q3 Profit, Q4 Rev Guidance Beat; Disagree With Microchip at
03:42AM  TSMC Said to Win Contract For Larger IPad Processor at Bloomberg
02:08AM  Taiwan's TSMC notches record profit in pre-holiday boom Reuters
01:41AM  TSMC Staying Ahead Of The Curve at
Oct-15-14 09:38AM  Himax: Weak Q4 4G Shipment, Capacity Constraint; Chardan Says Sell at
Oct-14-14 09:47PM  TSMC: Maybank Ups To Hold On Safe Haven Status at
01:48AM  [$$] Competitive Pressures Loom over TSMC at The Wall Street Journal
Oct-13-14 05:17AM  [$$] Competitive Pressures Loom over TSMC at The Wall Street Journal
01:33AM  What Does Microchip's Profit Warning Mean For Asia Semis? at
Oct-12-14 11:00PM  Taiwan Stocks Drop Most Since 2012 as Technology Shares Slump at Bloomberg
Oct-10-14 04:40PM  Why IBM (IBM) Stock Closed Down Today at TheStreet -5.03%
03:27PM  Why Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Stock Is Down Today at TheStreet
01:30AM  Intel, UMC: To Enter China's Semi, Cozy Up Beijing at
Oct-09-14 03:36PM  Will Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) Stock Be Helped Today by Strong September Sales? at TheStreet
05:34AM  TSMC Rose On September Sales: Apple Bump at
01:36AM  Taiwan's TSMC says September sales up 35.1 pct on year Reuters
Oct-07-14 01:05AM  Investors Rotate Out Of Taiwan Tech at
Oct-03-14 12:16PM  Why Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Stock Is a 'Buy' at TheStreet at TheStreet
Oct-02-14 04:27PM  Intel, InvenSense, et al: Here's What a China-Owned Smartphone Could Look Like at
Sep-30-14 03:00AM  TSMC and ARM set new Benchmarks for Performance and Power Efficiency with First Announced FinFET Silicon with 64-bit ARM big.LITTLE Technology PR Newswire
Sep-29-14 01:03PM  3 Stocks Dragging In The Electronics Industry at TheStreet
03:00AM  TSMC Launches Ultra-Low Power Technology Platform for IoT and Wearable Device Applications PR Newswire
Sep-26-14 12:15PM  7 Suppliers Confirmed To Be In Apple Inc.'s iPhone 6 Benzinga
12:35AM  UPUDATE SMIC: A Big Boost If Intel Buys Spreadtrum, Says Nomura at
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited is engaged in manufacturing, selling, packaging, testing, and computer-aided designing integrated circuits and other semiconductor devices. It also manufactures masks. The company is involved in researching, developing, designing, manufacturing, and selling solid state lighting devices and related applications products and systems, as well as renewable energy and saving related technologies and products. In addition, it provides customer and technical support services; and sells and markets solar related products. The company operates in Taiwan, the United States, Asia, Europe, and internationally. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan.