4. As of noon trading, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing ( TSM) is up $0.25 (1.4%) to $17.63 on average volume. Thus far, 6.4 million shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 9.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $17.43-$17.70 after having opened the day at $17.48 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $17.38. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited engages in the computer-aided design, manufacture, packaging, testing, sale, and marketing of integrated circuits and other semiconductor devices. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing has a market cap of $87.7 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.1, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 0.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts who rate Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Ratings Report now. 3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.