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: $198.31266 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,186,076,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $36.77
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $34.95
  • 52 Week Range: $28.34 - $38.43
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.90
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.80
  • P/E Growth: 1.19
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $32.16 billion
  • Price / Sales: 6.09
  • Book Value: $8.57 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.41
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.92
  • Dividend Yield: 2.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $20.75 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: 5.51 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.76
  • 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 announced an annual dividend on Thursday, June 15th. Shareholders 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 is Monday, June 26th. This is an increase 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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 13th. The company reported $0.42 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.08. The business earned $213.86 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $214.25 billion. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company had a return on equity of 25.61% and a net margin of 36.11%. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's quarterly revenue was down 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $2.80 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, October, 12th 2017. 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?

4 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's stock. Their predictions range from $27.00 to $28.00. On average, they anticipate 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 decline in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 18,930,026 shares, a decline of 14.1% from the August 15th total of 22,048,894 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,320,035 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.7 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 a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Capital World Investors (1.27%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.94%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.83%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.79%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.66%) and Sanders Capital LLC (0.62%). 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 Veritas Asset Management LLP, Capital Guardian Trust Co., BlackRock Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Schroder Investment Management Group, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Numeric Investors LLC and Bank of Montreal Can. 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, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC., Vanguard Group Inc., Vontobel Asset Management Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Harding Loevner LP and BT Investment Management Ltd. 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 $37.77.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE TSM)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  194 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  175 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  369
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (NYSE:TSM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $27.50 (27.19% 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
(Data available from 9/23/2015 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
10/12/2017        
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:2.44%
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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finance.yahoo.com logoExclusive: Chipmaker GlobalFoundries asks EU to investigate bigger rival TSMC - source
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 10:17 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 8:45 AM
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www.rttnews.com - September 16 at 9:53 AM
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americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 7:18 PM
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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
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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
nasdaq.com logoAnalog Devices, Inc. (ADI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 07, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 6 at 9:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd. :TSM-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 9:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 9:12 AM
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www.thestreet.com - August 23 at 12:54 PM
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www.nasdaq.com - August 22 at 7:21 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 11:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTaiwan probes massive power cut that affects millions of households
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 8:25 AM
seekingalpha.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor will enter 12nm volume production in Q4
seekingalpha.com - August 15 at 1:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (NYSE:TSM) versus MoSys (MOSY) Head to Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 6:06 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor's July revenues hit low, Q3 improvement expected
seekingalpha.com - August 11 at 8:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (TSM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 8:44 AM
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www.thestreet.com - August 4 at 9:17 AM
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seekingalpha.com - August 2 at 8:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Review: Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY) & Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (NYSE:TSM)
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www.benzinga.com - August 1 at 7:06 AM
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seekingalpha.com - July 26 at 9:13 AM
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www.nasdaq.com - July 26 at 9:13 AM
fool.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. Talks Competitive Advantages - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - July 26 at 9:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Ltd. Talks Competitive Advantages
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 7:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NYSE:TSM) Downgraded by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 12:52 AM
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
thestreet.com logoApple Supplier Taiwan Semiconductor Weighs in With Crushing Numbers - TheStreet.com
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
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR For: Jul 13
www.streetinsider.com - July 14 at 9:26 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTaiwan Semiconductor: Still A Good Buy
seekingalpha.com - July 14 at 9:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTaiwan Semi (TSM) Misses on Q2 Earnings, Guidance Dull
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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