Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSM)

43.83
0.64 1.48
NYSE : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 43.19
Open 43.08
Day Low/High 43.07 / 44.02
52 Wk Low/High 34.21 / 45.64
Volume 11.41M
Avg Volume 8.70M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 5.19B
Market Cap 211.95B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio 93.89
Div & Yield 1.02 (2.45%)

Earnings News Keeps Market on Pins and Needles

Investors are trying to make judgment calls across each sector based on all the headlines coming in, which in turn pokes around other stocks in the same sectors.

TSMC's Outlook Is Good News for Chip Equipment Makers -- And Maybe Also Apple

TSMC's Outlook Is Good News for Chip Equipment Makers -- And Maybe Also Apple

The chip manufacturing giant issued upbeat Q3 sales guidance and forecast this year's capital spending will be at the high end of a prior guidance range.

TSMC Sees Second Half Chip Sector Rebound as 5G, Smartphone Demand Returns

TSMC Sees Second Half Chip Sector Rebound as 5G, Smartphone Demand Returns

Taiwan Semiconductor, the world's biggest contract chipmaker and a lead supplier for Apple iPhones, posted modestly weaker second-quarter earnings but said a pick-up in 5G and smartphone demand would support the global semiconductor sector over the second half of the year.

Netflix, Japan Exports, TSMC Outlook, Musk and Brexit - 5 Things You Must Know

Netflix, Japan Exports, TSMC Outlook, Musk and Brexit - 5 Things You Must Know

Netflix loses subscribers, Japan loses steam, Taiwan Semi bets on a chip-sector rebound, Britain stares down the abyss of a non-deal Brexit and Musk looks to your brain for his next startup fix.

ASML Shares Bounces After Q2 Profit Beat, Solid Second Half Chip Demand Outlook

ASML Shares Bounces After Q2 Profit Beat, Solid Second Half Chip Demand Outlook

ASML shares jumped higher in early European trading Wednesday after the semiconductor supplier maintained its bullish second half outlook after stronger-than-expected second quarter earnings that suggest global chip demand is starting to recover.

TSMC's Sales Beat Is Encouraging News for Chip Stocks

TSMC's Sales Beat Is Encouraging News for Chip Stocks

The chip manufacturing giant, whose clients include Apple, Nvidia, AMD and Qualcomm, just reported strong June sales and beat its Q2 revenue guidance.

AMD's Next-Gen Processors More Than Hold Their Own in Leaked Performance Tests

AMD's Next-Gen Processors More Than Hold Their Own in Leaked Performance Tests

Benchmarks for AMD's soon-to-launch third-gen desktop CPUs appear to validate expectations that the chips will deliver a lot of bang for the buck compared to offerings from Intel.

Bad News for Chip Equipment Firms Isn't Necessarily Bad News for All Chipmakers

Bad News for Chip Equipment Firms Isn't Necessarily Bad News for All Chipmakers

Chip stocks in general are selling off following a downgrade that's arguably only bad news for certain parts of the sector.

Advanced Micro Devices Rises on Graphics Deal With Samsung

Advanced Micro Devices Rises on Graphics Deal With Samsung

Advanced Micro Devices trades higher after the chipmaker says it signed a deal in which Samsung will licence AMD graphics IP.

AMD and Intel Unveil Their Latest Chips at Computex: 5 Key Takeaways

AMD and Intel Unveil Their Latest Chips at Computex: 5 Key Takeaways

AMD's newest desktop CPUs leave it well-positioned to add to recent share gains. Intel, meanwhile, is working hard to strengthen its notebook position.

Advanced Micro Devices Surges as New Chip Releases Point to Market Share Gains

Advanced Micro Devices Surges as New Chip Releases Point to Market Share Gains

New product releases from Advanced Micro Devices convince Stifel analyst Kevin Cassidy the chipmaker is poised for market share gains.

TSMC's Stock Looks Reasonably Priced as it Keeps Executing Well

TSMC's Stock Looks Reasonably Priced as it Keeps Executing Well

The Taiwanese chip manufacturing giant has a blue-chip client list and is intent on maintaining its manufacturing technology edge. And its valuation looks reasonable.

Intel's Reported Server Chip Plans Look Pretty Aggressive

Intel's Reported Server Chip Plans Look Pretty Aggressive

Amid tougher competition from AMD, Intel plans to roll out new server CPUs at a very rapid pace, assuming a leaked partner slide is accurate.

Exclusive: Intel Engineering Chief Discusses Plans to Speed Chip Making

Exclusive: Intel Engineering Chief Discusses Plans to Speed Chip Making

Dr. Venkata Renduchintala outlined how the chip giant plans to becomes nimbler and less 'monolithic' following years of manufacturing stumbles.

Intel's 3-Year Outlook May Be Weak, But Its Technology Roadmap Is Intriguing

Intel's 3-Year Outlook May Be Weak, But Its Technology Roadmap Is Intriguing

The chip giant expects very little sales and earnings growth through 2021. But it also promises to launch cutting-edge data center and notebook products in the coming years, and to improve its manufacturing position.

KLA-Tencor and Its Peers Still Facing Weak Demand for Memory Equipment

KLA-Tencor and Its Peers Still Facing Weak Demand for Memory Equipment

Following a big rally in recent months, KLA's shares are lower Tuesday after the company maintained a cautious view of near-term chip equipment demand.

AMD's Latest Earnings Report Didn't Upend Investor Hopes for a Big Second Half

AMD's Latest Earnings Report Didn't Upend Investor Hopes for a Big Second Half

While its near-term sales remain pressured by GPU inventory corrections and soft console processor demand, AMD continues forecasting that new products will provide a major second-half sales boost.

Intel Stock Takes Historically Deep Dive After Offering Gloomy Guidance

Intel Stock Takes Historically Deep Dive After Offering Gloomy Guidance

Intel investors had a bad flashback on Friday.

Intel Is Facing a Near Perfect Storm of Short-Term Challenges

Intel Is Facing a Near Perfect Storm of Short-Term Challenges

Inventory corrections, CPU shortages, tougher competition and soft Chinese and enterprise demand all appear to be weighing on Intel. But figuring out how much each factor is to blame is not easy.

SAP's New Activist Investor Appears to Have Done Its Homework -- Tech Check

SAP's New Activist Investor Appears to Have Done Its Homework -- Tech Check

Elliott Management thinks SAP can significantly grow its EPS with the help of cost cuts and buybacks. A comparison of SAP's margin profile with Oracle and Microsoft's suggests it's right.

Taiwan Semi's Upbeat Outlook Is Welcome News for Chip Stocks -- Tech Check

Taiwan Semi's Upbeat Outlook Is Welcome News for Chip Stocks -- Tech Check

At a time when chip stocks have done much to price in a second-half recovery, TSMC avoided doing anything to spoil the fun.

TSMC Files Annual Report On Form 20-F For 2018

TSMC Files Annual Report On Form 20-F For 2018

TSMC (TWSE: 2330, NYSE: TSM), today filed its 2018 annual report on Form 20-F with the U.

Qualcomm's Settlement With Apple Looks Like Big Win for Chipmaker -- Tech Check

Qualcomm's Settlement With Apple Looks Like Big Win for Chipmaker -- Tech Check

The two tech firms made the surprising announcement on Tuesday afternoon.

What to Make of Amazon's Reported Plans for a Free Music Service -- Tech Check

What to Make of Amazon's Reported Plans for a Free Music Service -- Tech Check

An ad-supported Amazon music service wouldn't be much of a threat to Spotify's subscription business. But it would help Amazon further scale an ad business that's now a major company priority.

China's Planned Crypto Mining Ban Won't Affect Nvidia and AMD Much - Tech Check

China's Planned Crypto Mining Ban Won't Affect Nvidia and AMD Much - Tech Check

Nvidia and AMD are now getting very little revenue from sales of graphics cards to cryptocurrency miners.

Qualcomm Plans to Battle Nvidia, Intel and Others in the AI Accelerator Market

Qualcomm Plans to Battle Nvidia, Intel and Others in the AI Accelerator Market

The mobile chip and patent giant is expanding its addressable market by entering the fast-growing -- and highly competitive -- market for AI inference accelerators.

Samsung Stock Slips as Profits Forecast Falls to Lowest Level in Years

Samsung Stock Slips as Profits Forecast Falls to Lowest Level in Years

Samsung is setting yet another bearish standard for semis and smartphones in the first half of 2019.

Citrix Systems Mostly Fits the Profile of a Private Equity Target - Tech Check

Citrix Systems Mostly Fits the Profile of a Private Equity Target - Tech Check

The virtualization software firm has reportedly hired Goldman Sachs to explore a potential sale. PE firms are likely to at least kick the tires.

Stocks End Up on Reports U.S.-China Trade Deal Close to Being Done

Stocks End Up on Reports U.S.-China Trade Deal Close to Being Done

Stocks close up following reports the U.S. and China have resolved most of their trade agreement issues.

Disney Needs to Add Color to Its Streaming Video Plans -- ICYMI

Disney Needs to Add Color to Its Streaming Video Plans -- ICYMI

Plus, one chipmaker holds clues for how Apple, Samsung and AMD are doing.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B+ (Buy)