Friday 10 February 2023
SMIC expects 10-12% revenue drop in 1Q23
China-based pure-play foundry Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) expects to post a revenue decline of 10-12% sequentially in the first quarter of 2023, with gross margin...
Tuesday 17 January 2023
Himax sees 4Q22 revenue beat guidance
Display driver IC specialist Himax Technologies saw its fourth-quarter revenue climb 22.8% sequentially, which came far above its guidance of 4-8% growth.
Thursday 12 January 2023
TSMC expects 14% revenue decline in 1Q23
A continued ramp-up in 5nm chip output buoyed TSMC's revenue and profit performance in the fourth quarter of 2022, when the pure-play foundry also saw sales generated from the HPC...
Wednesday 11 January 2023
Novatek 4Q22 revenues beat guidance
Display driver IC specialist Novatek Microelectronics saw its fourth-quarter revenues increase 14.6% sequentially to NT$22.42 billion (US$735.6 million), outpacing the high end of...
Wednesday 11 January 2023
MediaTek sees 4Q22 revenue come within guidance
MediaTek's fourth-quarter revenue came in at the lower end of the company's guidance range, and revenue for 2022 met its goal of maintaining double-digit revenue growth.
Tuesday 20 December 2022
US Treasury to announce IRA battery materials guidance in March 2023
The US' Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) will play a fundamental role in scaling up the country's EV market. The US Treasury Department said on December 19 that it will delay the issuance...
Wednesday 23 November 2022
Global DRAM sales to fall 18% in 2022, says IC Insights
The global DRAM market is forecast to reach US$29.3 billion in the second half of 2022, down 40% from US$49 billion in the first half of the year, according to IC Insights. Sales...
Monday 14 November 2022
Himax sees inventory peak in 3Q22
Himax Technologies believes its inventories should have hit their peak in the third quarter of 2022, when the display driver IC specialist saw its revenue and EPS both exceed the...
Thursday 27 October 2022
UMC cuts capex after strong 3Q22
Pure-play foundry United Microelectronics (UMC) saw its revenue and gross margin for the third quarter exceed the guidance given in end-July, but has decided to adjust its capex outlook...
Thursday 20 October 2022
Lead times for measurement equipment shortened, says Keysight
Keysight Technologies has seen delivery lead times for its test and measurement equipment shorten to between four and five months from over six months previously, according to Keysight...
Thursday 13 October 2022
TSMC cuts capex outlook after record 3Q22 profit
TSMC has revised downward its capex target this year after posting record net profits for the third quarter.
Thursday 13 October 2022
MediaTek sees 3Q22 revenue meet guidance
MediaTek saw its third-quarter revenue decrease 8.7% sequentially to NT$142.1 billion (US$4.46 billion), which met the low-end target of the company's guidance.
Tuesday 11 October 2022
Realtek revenue hits 7-month low
Network IC specialist Realtek Semiconductor saw its September revenue decline 7.8% sequentially to a seven-month low of NT$9.58 billion (US$301.8 million).
Tuesday 13 September 2022
MediaTek may see 3Q22 revenue fail to meet guidance
IC design house MediaTek may see its third-quarter revenue fail to meet the guidance given previously, due to disappointing demand for handsets, TVs and other consumer electronics...
Tuesday 23 August 2022
GIS reiterates sales guidance for 3Q22
Touch solution provider General Interface Solution (GIS) has reiterated its sales outlook for the third quarter of 2022, despite the impact of power cuts in China's Sichuan province...