News tagged GaAs
Last update: Thursday 14 November 2013 [121 news items]
Win Semi 3Q13 earnings down 36% on quarter
Nov 14, 14:53
GaAs IC foundry house Win Semiconductors saw its net profits sink 36% sequentially to NT$349 million (US$11.79 million) in the third quarter of 2013, while consolidated revenues decreased...
Win Semi to see revenues hit bottom in September
Sep 25, 21:55
GaAs IC foundry house Win Semiconductors is expected to see its revenues hit the lowest level for 2013 in September affected by waning global demand for high-end smartphones, according...
VPEC aims at 50% global market share
Jul 22, 14:59
Taiwan-based Visual Photonics Epitaxy (VPEC), which supplies GaAs epi-wafers for fabricating power amplifiers (PA), aims to increase its global market share to 50% from the current...
GaAs IC foundries post mixed June results
Jul 4, 20:45
Win Semiconductors saw its June sales increase 6.2% while fellow company Advanced Wireless Semiconductor Company's (AWSC) revenues declined 35.3% from a year ago.
Win Semi expects 4Q sales to hit peak for 2013
Jun 11, 11:11
Gallium arsenide (GaAs) wafer foundry Win Semiconductors' 2013 consolidated revenues are set to peak in the fourth quarter, buoyed by a ramp-up of orders from the smartphone sector,...
VPEC 1Q13 profits jump 94%
Apr 30, 15:28
Visual Photonics Epitaxy Company (VPEC), a Taiwan-based supplier of GaAs epi-wafers for fabricating power amplifiers (PA), saw its first-quarter profits soar 94.1% sequentially with...
GaAs firms post mixed results in February
Mar 14, 15:45
GaAs IC foundries Win Semiconductors and Advanced Wireless Semiconductor (AWSC) have both reported decreased revenues for February, while upstream epi-wafer supplier Visual Photonics...
Win Semi, VPEC December sales rise
Jan 7, 22:03
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors and Visual Photonics Epitaxy Company (VPEC), a supplier of GaAs epi-wafers, have both reported sequential growth in sales for December 2012.
GaAs foundries post mixed October revenues
Nov 6, 14:38
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors has reported flat sequential growth in consolidated revenues for October 2012, while revenues at Advanced Wireless Semiconductor (AWSC) registered...
GaAs firms to see sales rebound in 4Q12
Oct 26, 15:18
GaAs foundries Advanced Wireless Semiconductor Company (AWSC) and Win Semiconductors, and GaAs wafer supplier Visual Photonics Epitaxy Company (VPEC) are expected to see their sales...
GaAs firms post mixed September revenues
Oct 4, 14:37
Taiwan-based GaAs foundry WIN Semiconductors had consolidated revenues of NT$901 million (US$30.4 million) growing on month by 7.15%, while fellow makers Advanced Wireless Semiconductor...
Win Semi 3Q12 sales down 12% sequentially
Oct 2, 12:23
Win Semiconductors has announced consolidated revenues for the third quarter of 2012 slipped 12.4% on quarter. However, market watchers expect the GaAs foundry to see sales rebound...
Win Semi, AWSC August revenues down on month
Sep 5, 12:29
GaAs foundry houses Win Semiconductors and Advanced Wireless Semiconductor Company (AWSC) have both reported sequential declines in revenues for August, but industry watchers expect...
Win Semi posts 1H12 EPS of N$1.36
Aug 23, 16:24
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors saw its net profits jump 103% from a year ago in the first half of 2012, when consolidated revenues increased 41.6% on year. The earnings translated...
UMC to raise investment in GaAs foundry subsidiary
Newswatch - Aug 21, 16:28
United Microelectronics (UMC) will invest up to NT$600 million (US$20 million) to buy new shares issued by its GaAs foundry subsidiary Wavetek Microelectronics, according to a company...
Taiwan GaAs firms cautious about 3Q12
Aug 17, 14:03
Taiwan-based gallium arsenide (GaAs) companies have turned more cautious about their performance during the third quarter of 2012, despite brisk demand coming from the smartphone...
GaAs firms report mixed results for July
Aug 7, 01:15
GaAs foundry houses Win Semiconductors and Advanced Wireless Semiconductor Company (AWSC) have both reported flat sequential growth in sales for July 2012. Sales at wafer supplier...
AWSC, Win Semi 2Q12 sales jump
Jul 6, 02:05
GaAs foundries Advanced Wireless Semiconductor Company (AWSC) and Win Semiconductors both saw their second-quarter revenues increase significantly on quarter thanks to brisk demand...
GaAs wafer supplier VPEC seeing orders pick up
Jun 28, 15:35
Major clients have stepped up their pace of orders since June, according to Visual Photonics Epitaxy (VPEC), which supplies GaAs pi-wafers made to fabricate power amplifiers (PA)...
GaAs firms to post sales growth through 3Q12
Jun 26, 01:30
GaAs foundries Advanced Wireless Semiconductor Company (AWSC) and Win Semiconductors, and GaAs wafer supplier Visual Photonics Epitaxy Company (VPEC) are expected to post sales growth...
GaAs foundry Win optimistic about 2Q12 outlook
May 17, 14:21
GaAs wafer foundry Win Semiconductors is optimistic over the business outlook for the second quarter of 2012 due to strong demand from its major clients including China-based RDA...
GaAs wafer makers post mixed results for 1Q12
Apr 30, 16:13
GaAs (gallium arsenide) wafer makers Visual Photonics Epitaxy (VPEC), Win Semiconductor and Advanced Wireless Semiconductor (AWSC) have posted mixed results for the first quarter...
Smartphone PAs to buoy Win Semi 2Q12 sales
Apr 18, 14:17
GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors is expected to report impressive results for the second quarter of 2012, thanks to strong demand for its HBT fabrication service from power amplifier...
AWSC 2Q12 shipments to climb over 30%
Apr 13, 10:33
GaAs IC foundry Advanced Wireless Semiconductor Company (AWSC) is expected to post a shipment increase of more than 30% sequentially in the second quarter of 2012, driven by a ramp-up...