Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Company Profile (NYSE:TSM)

About Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSMC) is a semiconductor foundry. The Company is engaged in the manufacturing, selling, packaging, testing and computer-aided design of integrated circuits and other semiconductor devices and the manufacturing of masks. It operates through foundry segment. The foundry segment is engaged in manufacturing, selling, packaging, testing and computer-aided design of integrated circuits (IC) and other semiconductor devices and the manufacturing of masks. It operates three 12-inch wafer fabs, four eight-inch wafer fabs, one six-inch wafer fab (fab 2) and two backend fabs (advanced backend fab 1 and 2). It also manages two eight-inch fabs at its subsidiaries, WaferTech, LLC in the United States and TSMC China Company Limited. Its exploratory work focuses on transistors and technologies, such as three dimensional (3D) structures, strained-layer complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS), high-mobility materials and 3D IC devices.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductors - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:TSM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.tsmc.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $185.91809 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,186,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $35.78
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $33.16
  • 52 Week Range: $27.48 - $36.92
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.22
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.00
  • P/E Growth: 1.11
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $31.95 billion
  • Price / Sales: 5.82
  • Book Value: $9.24 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.88
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.92
  • Dividend Yield: 2.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $20.68 billion
  • Net Margins: 36.11%
  • Return on Equity: 25.75%
  • Return on Assets: 19.07%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.09%
  • Current Ratio: 2.57%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.41%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 6.69 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.77
  • Short Ratio: 3.11
 
Frequently Asked Questions for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)

What is Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock symbol?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TSM."

How often does Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company declared an annual dividend on Thursday, June 15th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 28th will be given a dividend of $0.927 per share on Thursday, July 20th. This represents a yield of 3.25%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 26th. This is a positive change from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's previous annual dividend of $0.74. View Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's Dividend History.

How were Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's earnings last quarter?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NYSE:TSM) announced its earnings results on Thursday, July, 13th. The company reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.08. The firm earned $213.86 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $214.25 billion. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company had a return on equity of 25.75% and a net margin of 36.11%. The company's revenue was down 3.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $2.80 EPS. View Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's Earnings History.

Where is Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock going? Where will Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock. Their forecasts range from $27.00 to $28.00. On average, they expect Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's share price to reach $27.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company.

Are investors shorting Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totalling 24,051,758 shares, an increase of 29.4% from the May 31st total of 18,590,718 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 6,861,931 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.5 days.

Who are some of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's key competitors?

Who are Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's key executives?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Morris Chang, Chairman of the Board
  • Mark Liu, Co-Chief Executive Officer, General Manager, Director
  • C.C. Wei, Co-Chief Executive Officer, General Manager, Director
  • F.C. Tseng, Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Lora Ho, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Deputy General Manager-Finance
  • Jack Sun, Chief Technology Officer, Deputy General Manager-Research & Development
  • Stephen T. Tso, Chief Information Officer, Senior Deputy General Manager-Information Technology & Material & Risk Management
  • Rick Cassidy, Senior Deputy General Manager, General Manager - North America Subsidiary
  • Y.P. Chin, Deputy General Manager-Operations/Products Development
  • Sylvia Fang, Chief Legal Office, Deputy General Manager - Legal Affairs

Who owns Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company stock?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.66%), Vontobel Asset Management Inc. (0.28%), Hermes Investment Management Ltd. (0.12%), Aperio Group LLC (0.04%), Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC (0.03%) and Tesco Pension Investment Ltd (0.03%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company.

Who sold Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company stock? Who is selling Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company stock?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Cornerstone Investment Partners LLC, Waverton Investment Management Ltd, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., US Bancorp DE, Grimes & Company Inc., KAMES CAPITAL plc and Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company.

Who bought Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company stock? Who is buying Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company stock?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fisher Asset Management LLC, Vontobel Asset Management Inc., Hermes Investment Management Ltd., Aperio Group LLC, Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Mizuho Securities USA LLC and Gradient Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company.

How do I buy Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company stock?

Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock price today?

One share of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.85.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE TSM)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  157 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  143 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  300
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: $27.50 (23.29% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/21/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeBuy -> HoldMediumView Rating Details
5/15/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralLowView Rating Details
4/15/2017Rosenblatt SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$27.00LowView Rating Details
1/6/2017Susquehanna Bancshares IncReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/19/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/12/2016NomuraDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
7/12/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
6/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
6/3/2016Daiwa Capital MarketsUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
2/18/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
12/21/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperformN/AView Rating Details
10/23/2015Sanford C. BernsteinBoost Price TargetMarket-Perform$26.00N/AView Rating Details
9/15/2015Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
Earnings by Quarter for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
Earnings History by Quarter for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE TSM)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/13/2017Q2$0.50$0.42$214.25 billion$213.86 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/13/2017Q1$0.53$0.54$237.12 billion$233.91 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/14/2016Q216$4.54$0.43$6.84 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/14/2016Q116$0.37$0.38$203.50 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/14/2016Q415$0.40$0.43$6.24 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/15/2015Q315$0.45$0.46$6.68 billion$6.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2015Q215$0.37$0.50$205.77 billion$205.44 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/16/2015Q1$0.48$0.48$222.43 billion$222.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/15/2015Q4$3.00$3.08$222.52 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/16/2014Q3$0.49$0.49$208.23 billion$209.05 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/16/2014Q214$0.37$0.38$182.55 billion$183.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/17/2014Q114$0.30$0.31$147.78 billion$148.22 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/16/2014Q4$1.59$1.73$145.78 billion$145.81 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/17/2013Q313$0.33$2.00$5.23 billion$162.58 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/18/2013Q213$1.90$2.00$5.19 billion$155.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/18/2013$1.48$1.53$130.56 billion$132.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/17/2013Q412$1.61$1.61$4.47 billion$131.31 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/19/2012$1.62$1.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$1.14$1.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/18/2012$1.18$1.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.17
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.34
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20171$0.55$0.55$0.55
Q4 20171$0.62$0.62$0.62
Q1 20181$0.57$0.57$0.57
Q2 20181$0.51$0.51$0.51
Q3 20181$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q4 20181$0.63$0.63$0.63
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
Most Recent Dividend:7/20/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.92
Dividend Yield:2.57%
Dividend Growth:23.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:42.59% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
42.79% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
38.49% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)

Dividend History by Quarter for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE TSM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/15/2017annual$0.933.25%6/26/20176/28/20177/20/2017
6/10/2016$0.746/27/20166/29/20167/21/2016
6/19/2015annual$0.733.11%6/29/20157/1/20157/23/2015
6/30/2014annual$0.502.35%7/14/20147/16/20148/6/2014
6/19/2013annual$0.502.79%7/3/20137/8/20137/29/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
Latest Headlines for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
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americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NYSE:TSM) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Sell"
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 18 at 11:59 AM
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www.investopedia.com - July 17 at 8:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. Reduced by Analyst (NYSE:TSM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 8:11 AM
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www.thestreet.com - July 15 at 2:29 AM
rttnews.com logoTaiwan Shares May Extend Winning Streak
www.rttnews.com - July 14 at 9:26 PM
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www.streetinsider.com - July 14 at 9:26 PM
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seekingalpha.com - July 14 at 9:26 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 4:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NYSE:TSM) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 1:44 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 9:24 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTSMC's Sales Forecast Misses Estimates Despite iPhone Boost
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTSMC posts 8.6 pct y/y fall in Q2 net profit to T$66.27 bln
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTSMC guides Q3 revenue higher, but wary of currency blows
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 10:48 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 10:48 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTSMC posts 2Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 10:48 AM
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www.rttnews.com - July 12 at 8:26 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 8:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NYSE:TSM) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 8:26 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 2 at 8:01 AM
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www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 7:02 AM
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www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 4:04 PM
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www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 7:22 AM
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www.nasdaq.com - June 28 at 1:39 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 1:39 AM
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www.fool.com - June 22 at 5:46 PM
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www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 9:26 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 8:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Raises Dividend to $0.93 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 1:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 8:08 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 8:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 1:16 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 10 at 9:22 AM
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finance.yahoo.com logoTSMC will consider Taiwan sites ahead of offshore ones for new foundry
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 4:03 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 4:03 PM
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