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
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:TSM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.tsmc.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $213.25 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,186,076,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $38.39
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $35.96
  • 52 Week Range: $28.34 - $41.72
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.38
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.65
  • P/E Growth: 1.27
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $32.32 billion
  • Price / Sales: 6.60
  • Book Value: $8.62 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.77
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.92
  • Dividend Yield: 3.0%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $20.86 billion
  • Net Margins: 36.11%
  • Return on Equity: 25.61%
  • Return on Assets: 18.51%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.07%
  • Current Ratio: 1.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.48%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 4.87 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.74
  • 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. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.927 per share on Thursday, July 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 14th. The company reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $4.54 by $4.11. The company had revenue of $6.84 billion for the quarter. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company had a return on equity of 25.61% and a net margin of 36.11%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 8.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $3.08 earnings per share. View Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's Earnings History.

When will Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company make its next earnings announcement?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January, 11th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company.

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

7 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock. Their predictions range from $27.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock price to reach $27.00 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 in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 23,297,479 shares, an increase of 23.1% from the August 31st total of 18,930,026 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 5,306,256 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.4 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 & Technology Development
  • Stephen T. Tso, Chief Information Officer, Senior Deputy General Manager-Information Technology & Material & Risk Management
  • Sylvia Fang, General Counsel, Deputy General Manager-Legal
  • Rick Cassidy, Senior Deputy General Manager, General Manager - North America Subsidiary
  • Y.P. Chin, Senior Deputy General Manager-Operations/Products Development

Who owns Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company stock?

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.65%), Hermes Investment Management Ltd. (0.13%), Eqis Capital Management Inc. (0.00%) and Curbstone Financial Management Corp (0.00%). 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 Fisher Asset Management LLC. 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 Hermes Investment Management Ltd., Curbstone Financial Management Corp and Eqis Capital Management Inc.. 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 $41.12.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE TSM)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  210 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  188 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  398
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: 5 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.29)
Consensus Price Target: $27.00 (34.34% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
Price Target History for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
Analysts' Ratings History for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/20/2017KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
10/19/2017Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
10/10/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
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
6/28/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/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
(Data available from 10/20/2015 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
1/11/2018        
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:2.24%
Dividend Growth:23.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:42.59% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
42.59% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
39.48% (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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finance.yahoo.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's Risky Apple Inc. Dependence - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 9:28 AM
investorplace.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) a Buy on Superior Quant Score - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - October 20 at 9:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoApple Inc. Supplier Plans Risk Production of 5-Nano Tech in 2019
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 9:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) and EZchip Semiconductor (EZCH)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 4:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Downgraded by Daiwa Capital Markets to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 1:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $2.91 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 11:28 AM
wsj.com logoFor a Profitable Tech Stock That’s Still Cheap, Look to Taiwan
www.wsj.com - October 19 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat is Behind Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited’s (TSM) Superior ROE?
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Sponsored ADR to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTSMC Foresees Double-Digit Sales Growth as iPhone X Hits Shelves
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] For a Profitable Tech Stock That's Still Cheap, Look to Taiwan
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTSMC posts 3Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTSMC sees on-quarter revenue growth at 10 pct ahead of iPhone X launch
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTSMC sees on-quarter revenue growth at 10 percent ahead of iPhone X launch
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Beats Third-Quarter Sales, Earnings Views
finance.yahoo.com - October 19 at 10:01 AM
investorplace.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) a Buy on Superior Quant Score
investorplace.com - October 19 at 9:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 9:07 AM
seekingalpha.com logoXperi responds to TSMC legal filing - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 18 at 9:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's Risky Apple Inc. Dependence
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 9:47 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-‍Tessera Technologies issues statement in response to litigation filed by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company
www.reuters.com - October 17 at 8:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 2:32 AM
rttnews.com logoTaiwan Bourse Poised For Another Firm Open
www.rttnews.com - October 12 at 2:22 AM
streetinsider.com logoJPMorgan Upgrades Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSM) to Overweight - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - October 11 at 9:21 PM
streetinsider.com logoJPMorgan Upgrades Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSM) to Overweight
www.streetinsider.com - October 11 at 8:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Upgraded to "Overweight" by J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 9:14 AM
fool.com logo1 More Reason Apple Inc. Won't Switch to Intel Corp. Anytime Soon - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - October 10 at 7:43 AM
investorplace.com logoBuy Rating for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Shares Retained - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - October 8 at 7:32 AM
investorplace.com logoBuy Rating for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Shares Retained - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - October 8 at 7:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoRetiring TSMC founder predicts fewer doctors, no taxi drivers
finance.yahoo.com - October 7 at 9:23 AM
benzinga.com logoJim Cramer Shares His Thoughts On Whiting Petroleum, Taiwan Semiconductor And Consolidated Edison - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - October 6 at 11:50 AM
investorplace.com logoBuy Rating for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) Shares Retained
investorplace.com - October 5 at 9:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWaiting for The Godfather Part II
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 1:57 PM
forbes.com logoSemiconductor Industry To Lose Titan As Morris Chang Sets TSMC Retirement Date
www.forbes.com - October 2 at 8:40 AM
reuters.com logoMorris Chang, head of world's biggest foundry chipmaker TSMC, to retire
www.reuters.com - October 2 at 8:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Short Interest Up 23.1% in September
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 3:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 9:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Analysis: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM) and Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 4:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoExclusive: Chipmaker GlobalFoundries asks EU to investigate bigger rival TSMC - source
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 10:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Top 5 Cash-Rich Semiconductor Stocks Today
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 10:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhich Semiconductor Stock Leads the Pack in Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 8:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 1:50 AM
rttnews.com logoTaiwan Shares Likely To Remain Rangebound
www.rttnews.com - September 16 at 9:53 AM
nasdaq.com logoBroadcom Limited (AVGO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 18,
www.nasdaq.com - September 15 at 10:23 AM
thestreet.com logoThese Are the 27 Companies You Must Watch Ahead of Apple's Big Launch Event - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - September 13 at 10:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoXilinx, Arm, Cadence, and TSMC Announce World's First CCIX Silicon Demonstration Vehicle in 7nm Process Technology
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 7:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoA Peek at the VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 3:32 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor expects strong Q3 on Apple 10nm shipments
seekingalpha.com - September 8 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. : September 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 9:30 AM
fool.com logoApple Inc. Dodged a Serious Bullet - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - September 7 at 10:17 AM
nasdaq.com logoNotable ETF Inflow Detected - VWO, TSM, CHL, IDSA - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 6 at 9:30 AM

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