Wednesday 26 November 2014
LED packaging houses to see 10% sequential drop in 4Q14 revenues
Due to weak demand for LED backlighting and lighting, Taiwan-based LED packaging service providers are expected to see fourth-quarter 2014 consolidated revenues decrease 10% sequentially...
Wednesday 26 November 2014
Digitimes Research: Global tablet shipments to reach 74.53 million in 4Q14
There will be 74.53 million tablets shipped globally in the fourth quarter of 2014, increasing on quarter by 17.6% but decreasing on year by 10.1%, according to Digitimes Research.
Monday 24 November 2014
Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers will ship over 24 million handsets in 4Q14
Taiwan-based ODMs and own-brand makers will ship 24.05 million handsets in the fourth quarter of 2014, increasing 15.1% on quarter and 43.8% on year. 20.55 million units (85.4%) will...
Friday 21 November 2014
VIA stock demoted in TSE; expects strong performance in 4Q14
VIA Technologies has recently been demoted to become a full-cash delivery stock by the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) because its stock's net asset value dropped below NT$5 (US$0.16)...
Friday 21 November 2014
Asia Neo Tech expects sales growth in 4Q14
Asia Neo Tech Industrial, a supplier of automated drying equipment and other machinery, expects to post sequential revenues growth in the fourth quarter of 2014.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
Monocrystalline solar cell prices may fall in 4Q14, say Taiwan makers
As many Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers have increasingly shifted production from polycrystalline models to monocrystalline ones for higher gross margins, increased...
Wednesday 19 November 2014
PCB maker Chin-Poon looks to flat performance in 4Q14
Automotive PCB maker Chin-Poon Industrial is expected to report flat sequential growth in fourth-quarter sales bucking seasonal trends, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 19 November 2014
ACX expects revenues to peak in 4Q14
Advanced Ceramic X (ACX), a Taiwan-based manufacturer of multi-layer ceramic devices and LTCC (low-temperature co-fired ceramic) modules for wireless communications, expects its fourth-quarter...
Wednesday 19 November 2014
LED chip makers to see drops in 4Q14 shipments
Due to inventory adjustments at lighting makers and weak demand for TV backlighting applications, LED chip makers are expected to suffer significant on-quarter decreases in shipments...
Tuesday 18 November 2014
LED lighting-use market to contract 16% in 4Q14, says firm
The lighting-use LED market will contract 5-16% in the fourth quarter of 2014, while backlighting-use LED products will fall 4-13% according to TrendForce. The average price of lighting-use...
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Compeq 4Q14 sales to rise 5-10%
HDI PCB specialist Compeq Manufacturing is expected to report a modest 5-10% sequential increase in consolidated revenues for the fourth quarter of 2014, thanks to brisk demand for...
Tuesday 18 November 2014
Taimide expects 4Q14 sales to stay flat
Taiwan-based polyimide (PI) film supplier Taimide Technology expects fourth-quarter sales to register flat sequential growth bucking seasonal trends, thanks to strong demand coming...
Monday 17 November 2014
Pricing for 32-, 40- and 42-inch TV panels expected to continue rising in 4Q14
Pricing for 32-, 40- and 42-inch TV panels is expected to continue rising in the fourth quarter of 2014 as Taiwan makers experience a shortage in supply, with the situation expected...
Monday 17 November 2014
Lite-On Semi 4Q14 sales to decrease
Lite-On Semiconductor, a maker of discrete and analog IC components, is expected to post a 10-15% sequential decrease in fourth-quarter revenues, affected by seasonal factors, according...
Friday 14 November 2014
Himax expects flat or slight revenue growth in 4Q14
IC design house Himax Technologies has reported financial results for the third quarter of 2014, which came in line with the company's guidance. Looking into the fourth quarter, the...