Yageo posts NT$1.62 EPS in 1Q17
Apr 21, 11:47
Taiwan-based passive component maker Yageo has reported net EPS of NT$1.62 (US$0.05) for the first quarter of 2017 compared with NT$1.25 a year ago.
Copper foil maker Co-Tech reports increased profits for 1Q17
Newswatch - Apr 19, 14:59
Co-Tech Copper Foil has reported net profits of NT$347 million (US$11.41 million) for the first quarter of 2017, increasing 19.33% on quarter and 556.86% on year. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$1.63 for the quarter.
Lite-On Semi 2Q17 revenues to rise up to 20%
Apr 17, 21:24
Lite-On Semiconductor, a maker of discrete and analog IC components, is expected to post revenue growth of 15-20% sequentially in the second quarter of 2017 driven by robust shipments of GPP (glass passivated package) bridge rectifiers used in wireless chargers for new smartphones, according to market...
FPCB maker Ichia reports losses for 1Q17
Newswatch - Apr 17, 11:21
Flexible PCB and chassis maker Ichia Technologies has reported a net loss of NT$88 million (US$2.896 million) or NT$0.26 per share for the first quarter of 2017.
Diode maker Eris 1Q17 revenues surge
Apr 14, 11:20
Taiwan-based Eris Technology, which specializes in the manufacture of rectifier diodes, saw its first-quarter revenues increase 27.7% from a year earlier driven mainly by growing shipments of automotive diodes.
Chin-Poon 1Q17 revenues slip, Tripod up
Stockwatch - Apr 13, 11:07
PCB maker Chin-Poon Industrial, which has more than 70% of its revenues come from the auto industry, saw its first-quarter revenues slip 1.4% from a year earlier while revenues at fellow PCB firm Tripod Technology, which has more diversified products, grew 3.4% on year.
Yageo revenues increase in March
Stockwatch - Apr 11, 15:28
Yageo has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.547 billion (US$83.13 million) for March 2017, representing a 17.6% increase on month and 11.87% increase on year.
FPCB maker Ichia sees revenues up in March
Stockwatch - Apr 6, 14:09
Flexible PCB and chassis maker Ichia Technologies has reported consolidated revenues of NT$566 million (US$18.65 million) for March, increasing 13% on month and 9% on year.
Wus Printed Circuit reports profits in 4Q16
Newswatch - Mar 31, 13:31
PCB makers Wus Printed Circuit has reported net profits of NT$175 million (US$5.763 million) for the fourth quarter of 2016, compared to a loss of NT$86.64 million in the previous quarter.
PCB maker Unimicron swings back to profitability in 4Q16
Newswatch - Mar 31, 12:35
PCB maker Unimicron Technology managed to post net profits of NT$728 million (US$24.02 million) for the fourth quarter of 2016, ending three consecutive quarters of losses. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$0.49 for the quarter.
Robust GPP diode shipments to boost Lite-On Semi revenues
Mar 27, 14:49
Lite-On Semiconductor, a maker of discrete and analog IC components, has landed GPP (glass passivated package) diode orders from China-based smartphone vendors such as Oppo and Vivo, according to industry sources. The Taiwan-based company is also looking to obtain new orders of GPP diodes from another...
PCB maker Chin-Poon reports record high earnings for 2016
Newswatch - Mar 23, 10:50
PCB maker Chin-Poon Industrial saw its net profits increase 25.9% on year to a record high of NT$2.489 billion (US$81.63 million) in 2016. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$6.26 for the year, also the company's highest annual EPS ever.
PCB maker Zhen Ding reports decreased earnings for 2016
Newswatch - Mar 23, 10:10
PCB and FPCB supplier Zhen Ding Technology Holding has reported net profits of NT$3.456 billion (US$113.35 million) for 2016, decreasing 55% from a year earlier. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$4.29 for the year.
Taiwan MLCC firms set for growth in 2017
Mar 21, 20:57
Taiwan-based multi-layer ceramic capacitor (MLCC) suppliers including Yageo, Walsin Technology and Holy Stone Enterprise are expected to enjoy a ramp-up of demand for automotive electronics and IoT applications, while benefiting from TDK's exit from the general-type MLCC market segment, according to...
MOSFET chip supply to fall short of demand in 2H17
Mar 20, 15:33
The global supply of MOSFET chips is set to fall short of demand in the second half of 2017 as a result of a growing number of MOSFETs for new CPU platforms coupled with sluggish growth in foundries' high-pressure process capacity, according to industry sources.
CCL supplier Elite Material sees strong profits in 2016
Newswatch - Mar 17, 14:22
CCL (copper-clad laminate) maker Elite Material (EMC) has reported net profits of 2.77 billion (US$90.35 million) for 2016, increasing 15.95% from a year earlier. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$8.7 for the year.
Taiwan IC distributors post mixed February results
Mar 13, 14:34
WPG Holdings saw its February revenues increase 2.5% compared to the previous month, while fellow IC distributor WT Microelectronics' revenues fell 18.8% sequentially. Meanwhile, February revenues at Answer Technology (ANStek) grew 1.4% on month.
Tripod revenues rise 13.61% on year in February
Stockwatch - Mar 10, 16:13
Tripod Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.357 billion (US$108.11 million) for February 2017, representing a 1.11% increase on month and 13.61% increase on year.
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 power management IC demand for wireless charging in smartphones and consumer electronics devices, according to industry...
Diode maker Eris February revenues surge 43%
Mar 9, 10:11
Taiwan-based Eris Technology, which specializes in the manufacture of rectifier diodes, has reported consolidated revenues for February 2017 surged 42.6% from a year earlier to NT$100 million (US$3.23 million).
Global January semiconductor sales rise 14%, says SIA
Mar 7, 15:36
Worldwide sales of semiconductors reached US$30.6 billion for the month of January 2017, an increase of 13.9% compared to the January 2016 total of US$26.9 billion, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA).
Yageo February revenues grow 10%
Stockwatch - Mar 6, 22:12
Passive component firm Yageo has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.17 billion (US$70 million) for February 2017, up 10.4% on year but down 17.8% sequentially.
PCB maker Tripod sees EPS hit 5-year high in 2016
Newswatch - Feb 22, 14:45
PCB maker Tripod Technology has reported net profits of NT$3.573 billion (US$116.15 million) for 2016, increasing 26% from a year earlier. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$6.80 for 2016, the highest level in five years.
TXC pre-tax profits fall nearly 40% in January
Stockwatch - Feb 16, 09:56
Quartz component maker TXC has reported pre-tax profits of NT$82 million (US$2.66 million) for January 2017, down 39.6% on year. Pre-tax EPS for the month came to NT$0.22.
LandMark Optoelectronics 4Q16 net profit hits record low
Feb 15, 23:03
LandMark Optoelectronics, a maker of GaAs- and InP-based epitaxial wafers used to make optical communication components, released its financial report for the fourth quarter of 2016 at a February 14 investors conference, with net profit of NT$86 million (US$2.7 million) marking a quarterly low.
Chin-Poon, Tripod January revenues decrease
Stockwatch - Feb 13, 14:48
PCB makers Chin-Poon Industrial and Tripod Technology have both reported on-year revenue decreases of 6.8% and 9.7%, respectively, for January 2017.
Win Semi expects to post flat 1Q17 revenues
Feb 10, 16:11
GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors expects to post flat sequential growth in consolidated revenues for the first quarter of 2017, while gross margin will be better than the prior quarter's level.
Kinsus posts 2016 EPS of NT$5.01
Feb 8, 21:47
IC substrate maker Kinsus Interconnect Technology has announced net profits for 2016 fell 23.1% to NT$2.23 billion (US$71.8 million). The earnings translated into a net EPS of NT$5.01.
Compeq Manufacturing reports revenues for January
Stockwatch - Feb 8, 15:37
Compeq Manufacturing has reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.872 billion (US$124.57 million) for January 2017, representing a 18.76% drop on month and 4.52% increase on year.
Machvision January revenues surge 64%
Feb 8, 10:48
Automated optical inspection (AOI) equipment specialist Machvision has reported consolidated revenues of NT$70.66 million (US$2.3 million) for January 2017, up 63.7% from a year ago and 11.5% sequentially.
Yageo January revenues increase 15.7% on month
Stockwatch - Feb 7, 11:09
Passive component firm Yageo has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.63 billion (US$85.3 million) for January 2017, up 15.7% sequentially but down 3.4% on year.
Win Semi, VPEC to post brisk 2Q17 results
Feb 7, 11:03
GaAs IC foundry Win Semiconductors and epi-wafer supplier Visual Photonics Epitaxy Company (VPEC) are set to enjoy brisk sales in the second quarter of 2017 as customers roll out new products while sales generated from the optical communication sector bring in new revenues, according to market sourc...