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PC vendors to hike prices in 3Q17

Mar 22, 16:10

PC vendors, in order to reflect continual hikes in component costs, including display panels, DRAM, SSDs, Li batteries, plan to raise retail prices when new models equipped with revised...

Notebook vendors to hike prices 5-15% in 2Q17 due to rises in component costs

Mar 22, 14:36

To cope with increasing demand from smartphone vendors, component makers have been shifting their capacity to manufacture smartphone-use products. This has impacted the makers' supply...

Protective component maker Thinking sees earnings hit 3-year high in 2016

Newswatch - Mar 22, 11:16

Circuit protection device maker Thinking Electronic Industrial has reported net profits of NT$901 million (US$29.58 million) for 2016, the highest level in three years. EPS for the...

Passive component firm Holy Stone to downsize capital 30%

Mar 16, 10:24

Holy Stone Enterprise, a Taiwan-based supplier of multi-layer ceramic capacitors (MLCC), plans to reduce paid-in capital by NT$673 million (US$21.8 million), or about 30%, to NT$1.57...

China smartphone vendors conservative about placing component orders

Mar 10, 15:58

Competition in China's smartphone market is getting keener, forcing some players including Huawei, Xiaomi, Vivo and LeEco to turn more conservative about placing orders with upstream...

Lite-On Semi sales to peak in 3Q17

Mar 10, 10:49

Discrete and analog IC component maker Lite-On Semiconductor is expected to see its revenues reach the peak for 2017 in the third quarter, thanks to robust discrete component and...

Sinbon enjoys small on-year revenue growth in February

Mar 7, 15:20

Taiwan-based component maker Sinbon Electronics saw its revenues drop 9.25% on month but grow 3.4% on year to NT$1.05 billion (US$33.94 million) in February.

Passive component maker Mag.Layers net profits jump 153% in 2016

Mar 2, 22:04

Mag.Layers Scientific-Technics, a manufacturer of inductors and power chokes, has reported net profits for 2016 surged 153% on year to NT$395 million (US$12.8 million).

Digitimes Research: Worldwide notebook shipments to enjoy on-year growth in 1Q17

Mar 2, 10:50

Worldwide notebook shipments (not including 2-in-1 devices) surpassed 40 million units in the fourth quarter of 2016, dropping only 1.2% on year. Shipments from Taiwan-based ODMs...

High component prices to squeeze margins at smartphone makers, says TrendForce

Mar 2, 10:43

Prices for key components used in smartphones including memory chips and AMOLED panels have been rising the second half of 2016, according to market research firm TrendForce. With...

Chilisin eyeing top-3 spot in passive component segment

Jan 25, 11:00

Acquiring fellow passive component companies Ralec Electronic and Ferroxcube will help Chilisin Electronics improve its global market share, according to company president Shih-ying...

Component orders from AR/VR vendors still low in 2017

Jan 24, 10:53

Current component orders for production of AR (augmented reality), VR (virtual reality) and MR (mixed reality) head-mounted display (HMD) devices from brand vendors are still insufficient,...

Passive component supplier Ta-I to buy back shares to fend off a tender offer

Newswatch - Jan 23, 10:17

Taiwan-based passive component supplier Ta-I Technology has announced that it plans to buy back 10 million shares from the local stock market at prices ranging from NT$15.50-29.50...

TXC posts pre-tax EPS of 3.83 for 2016

Stockwatch - Jan 17, 11:00

Quartz component maker TXC has reported pre-tax profits of NT$1.19 billion (US$37.43 million) for 2016, up 9.2% on year, with pre-tax EPS reaching NT$3.83.

Smartphone vendors likely to brace for component shortages in 2017

Jan 16, 11:38

The risk for the global handset industry to brace for a shortage in supplies of some key components, including displays, memory products and optical sensing devices, in 2017 is rising...

PC market stabilizes with solid 4Q16 shipments despite component shortages, says IDC

Jan 12, 14:36

Worldwide shipments of traditional PCs (desktop, notebook, and workstation) totaled 70.2 million units in the fourth quarter of 2016, posting an on-year decline of 1.5%, according...

Component maker Sinbon sees revenues hit record high in 2016

Jan 5, 10:39

Taiwan-based IT component maker Sinbon Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.019 billion (US$31.61 million) for December 2106, down 3.4% sequentially but up 8.98%...

Ichia revenues fall 17% in 2016

Stockwatch - Jan 4, 10:51

Flexible PCB and handset component maker Ichia Technologies has reported consolidated revenues of NT$541 million (US$16.7 million) for December 2016, down 8% sequentially but up 7%...

China market: Component order visibility weak from some smartphone vendors for 1Q17

Dec 30, 11:59

The visibility of component orders from some China-based smartphone vendors, notably Huawei, Xiaomi Technology and LeEco, for the first quarter of 2017 has become weak recently, according...

Quartz component maker Siward invests in New Zealand-based Rakon

Newswatch - Dec 21, 11:10

Quartz component supplier Siward Crystal Technology has announced that it has purchased 38.02 million shares of New Zealand-based fellow company Rakon for US$10 million or US$0.26...

Merry to increase stake in molding component supplier

Newswatch - Dec 19, 10:33

Audio electronics maker Merry Electronics has announced it plans to subscribe to a maximum of NT$800 million (US$24.964 million) in new shares to be issued by its molding component...

Quartz component maker TXC sees earnings up in November

Newswatch - Dec 16, 14:11

Quartz component maker TXC has reported pre-tax profits of NT$130 million (US$4.075 million) for November, up 15.9% on month and nearly 40% on year. The earnings translated into an...

Automation component maker Taiwan Chelic reports increased sales for November

Dec 9, 15:35

Automation component maker Taiwan Chelic has reported consolidated revenues of NT$87 million (US$2.732 million) for November, up 5.82% on month and 2.95% on year. Accumulated 2016...

Passive component firm Magic Technology 2016 EPS to top NT$2.50

Dec 9, 14:33

Power inductor maker Magic Technology is expected to see its 2016 EPS top NT$2.50 (US$0.08) - a record high, thanks to rising revenues and a favorable cost structure, according to...

Passive component maker Chilisin expanding business in auto sector

Stockwatch - Nov 30, 11:10

Chilisin Electronics, which manufactures inductors and power chokes, is expected to see revenues generated from the car-use segment account for 14% of the company's total revenues...

Component maker Magic Technology reports strong earnings for 3Q16

Nov 22, 15:53

Power inductor maker Magic Technology has reported net profits of NT$38.01 million (US$1.193 million) for the third quarter of 2016, representing a 103.9% growth from the previous...

Quartz component maker Tai-Saw to issue new shares for capital expansion

Newswatch - Nov 22, 14:06

Quartz component and SAW (surface-acoustic-wave) filter maker Tai-Saw Technology plans to issue nine million new shares through a cash capital expansion project. New funds raised...

Component maker Thinking posts record high 3Q16 earnings

Newswatch - Nov 17, 10:50

Circuit protection device maker Thinking Electronic Industrial has reported net profits of NT$314 million (US$9.86 million) for the third quarter of 2016, the company's highest quarterly...

Passive component maker Chilisin report strong earnings for 3Q16

Newswatch - Nov 7, 11:10

Passive component supplier Chilisin Electronics has reported net profits of NT$205 million (US$6.515 million) for the third quarter of 2016, increasing 34% from a quarter earlier...

Lenovo president asks Taiwan component makers to lower prices

Nov 4, 15:46

Gianfranco Lanci, president and COO of Lenovo recently came to Taiwan to ask PC component makers, especially high-cost ones such as display panels and memory products, to lower prices...

Component shortages putting pressure on smartphone players

Oct 26, 22:10

With component quotes rising rapidly due to shortages, sources from the upstream supply chain expect second-tier or lower smartphone players to face increasing pressure from competition...

Component shortages expected in PC market after November

Oct 24, 20:51

With smartphone vendors having been aggressively placing short-term orders for the fourth quarter, several component suppliers have been delaying their shipments to PC vendors recently...

Passive component maker Mag.Layers sees EPS hit 6-year high in 3Q16

Newswatch - Oct 21, 15:13

Passive component and module supplier Mag.Layers Scientific-Technics has reported net profits of NT$127 million (US$4.018 million) for the third quarter of 2016, up 47.67% from the...

Microsoft retrieving component purchasing rights to maintain server quality

Oct 17, 15:12

Microsoft has recently become more involved in choosing specific hardware component suppliers for its datacenter servers. Microsoft used to let its ODM partners choose the component...

Component maker Thinking sees September sales reach new high

Newswatch - Oct 7, 15:18

Circuit protection device specialist Thinking Electronic Industrial has reported revenues of NT$477 million (US$15.19 million) for September 2016, increasing 1.54% on month and 0.68%...

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