Passive component maker Mag.Layers sees EPS hit 6-year high in 3Q16
Newswatch - Oct 21, 15:13
Passive component and module supplier Mag.Layers Scientific-Technics has reported net profits of NT$127 million (US$4.018 million) for the third quarter of 2016, up 47.67% from the previous quarter. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$1.55 for the quarter, the company's highest quarterly EPS...
Capacitor maker Lelon to purchase equipment to ramp up capacity
Newswatch - Oct 20, 14:41
Aluminum capacitor maker Lelon Electronics will purchase a batch of production equipment from fellow company Mutsuki Polymer for NT$130 million (US$4.127 million). Mutsuki Polymer has decided to discontinue the production of capacitors recently due to a management reshuffle at parent company, Feei...
Zhen Ding to see profits up 450% on quarter in 3Q16, says paper
Newswatch - Oct 19, 15:26
PCB supplier Zhen Ding Technology Holding is expected to post net profits of NT$1.79 billion (US$56.76 million) for the third quarter of 2016, increasing 450% on quarter but decreasing 16% on year, according to an estimate by the Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN).
Certification service provider IST reports decreased earnings for 3Q16
Newswatch - Oct 19, 11:09
Certification service provider Integrated Service Technology (IST) has reported net profits of NT$43 million (US$1.36 million) for the third quarter of 2016, decreasing 50% from a quarter earlier and also a year earlier. EPS for the quarter stood at NT$0.84.
TXC pre-tax profits increase 3% in Jan-Sep
Stockwatch - Oct 17, 15:00
Quartz component maker TXC has reported pre-tax profits of NT$816.27 million (US$25.68 million) for January-September, up 2.8% compared to the same period in 2015. Pre-tax EPS for the nine-months came to NT$2.64.
FPCB maker Ichia swings back to profitability in 3Q16
Newswatch - Oct 12, 14:24
Flexible PCB and handset chassis supplier Ichia Technologies swung back to profitability in the third quarter of 2016, with pre-tax profits for the quarter reaching NT$30 million (US$949,080) or NT$0.09 per share.
Shenmao posts revenue growth for September
Oct 7, 15:38
Taiwan-based solder materials supplier Shenmao Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$480 million (US$15.23 million) for September 2016, up 7% sequentially and 24% on year.
Component maker Thinking sees September sales reach new high
Newswatch - Oct 7, 15:18
Circuit protection device specialist Thinking Electronic Industrial has reported revenues of NT$477 million (US$15.19 million) for September 2016, increasing 1.54% on month and 0.68% on year. The September sales were the company's highest monthly figures.
Quartz component maker TXC September revenues hit 46-month high
Newswatch - Oct 7, 11:45
Quartz component maker TXC has reported consolidated revenues of NT$942 million (US$30 million) for September 2016, the company's highest monthly figures in 46 months. September sales also represented an increase of 9.3% from the previous month and 7.84% from a year earlier.
Yageo posts revenue growth for September
Stockwatch - Oct 7, 10:49
Passive component maker Yageo has announced consolidated revenues of NT$2.59 billion for September 2016, up 1.9% sequentially and 4.2% on year.
Tai-Saw to ramp up SAW filter production in Taiwan, Korea, says paper
Newswatch - Oct 5, 12:36
Quartz component and SAW (surface-acoustic-wave) filter maker Tai-Saw Technology is ramping up its production of SAW filters at its plants in Taiwan and Korea to cope with rising demand, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report, citing company chairman Huang...
Chilisin signs NT$3.5 billion syndicated loan
Stockwatch - Sep 27, 10:19
Chilisin Electronics, which manufactures inductors and power chokes, has announced the signing of a NT$3.5 billion (US$111.4 million) syndicated loan agreement with 10 local banks in Taiwan.
TXC pre-tax profits rise 6%
Stockwatch - Sep 22, 14:24
Quartz component maker TXC has reported pre-tax profits of NT$696 million (US$22.2 million) for January-August, up 5.6% compared to the same period in 2015. Pre-tax EPS for the eight-months came to NT$2.25.
CWTC listed on Taiwan OTC
Sep 14, 14:55
Chang Wah Technology (CWTC), which manufactures LED leadframe packaging materials, started trading on Taiwan's over-the-counter (OTC) stock market at an initial price of NT$102 (US$3.22) per share on September 13.
Tripod August revenues rise, Chin-Poon down
Stockwatch - Sep 12, 21:52
PCB maker Tripod Technology saw its August revenues climb to an 11-month high while fellow company Chin-Poon Industrial's revenues fell about 7% on month.
Yageo posts increased August revenues
Stockwatch - Sep 6, 12:13
Passive component maker Yageo has reported consolidated revenues for August 2016 increased 8.2% from a year earlier and 1.6% sequentially to NT$2.54 billion (US$81 million).
Linde establishes R&D center in Taiwan
Sep 1, 16:30
The Linde Group has opened a new electronics R&D center in Taichung, Taiwan on September 1, with the company investing approximately EUR five million (US$5.6 million) to help support local customers and development partners.
Tripod to post 5-8% revenue growth in 3Q16, says report
Stockwatch - Aug 31, 11:49
Tripod Technology is expected to report revenue growth of 5-8% sequentially for the third quarter of 2016 driven by rising HDI board demand for mobile devices, according to a recent Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report.
LTCC module maker ACX to see revenues high in August, 3Q16
Newswatch - Aug 30, 22:20
Advanced Ceramic X (ACX), a Taiwan-based manufacturer of multi-layer ceramic devices and LTCC (low-temperature co-fired ceramic) modules for wireless communications, is expected to see revenues for August as well as for the third quarter of 2016 hit record highs due to strong demand from the wireless,...
Zhen Ding expects sales rebound in August
Aug 29, 08:51
Flexible PCB (FPCB) firm Zhen Ding Technology Holding expects sales to rebound starting August, and is looking to report flat growth in profits for the second half of 2016 compared to a year ago.
LandMark Optoelectronics expects sequential fall in 3Q16 revenues
Stockwatch - Aug 26, 16:07
Laser diode and photo detector epitaxial wafer maker LandMark Optoelectronics, in view of clients' adjusting inventories, expects consolidated revenues for the third quarter of 2016 to slip 10-20% on quarter, the company said at an August 25 investors conference.
Taiwan PCB production value to rise 8.8% in 3Q16, says IEK
Aug 25, 15:22
The production value of PCB products rolled out by Taiwan-based makers in China and Taiwan is expected to grow 8.8% sequentially to NT$144.2 billion (US$4.54 billion) in the third quarter of 2016, according to the Industrial Economics and Knowledge Center (IEK) of Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research...
GaN device supply chain remains robust, says Strategy Analytics
Aug 23, 11:18
Even with the well-publicized consolidation of RF Micro Devices (RFMD) and TriQuint Semiconductor, Infineon's acquisition of International Rectifier (IR) and most-recently Wolfspeed, and NXP Semiconductors' acquisition of Freescale Semiconductor, the gallium nitride (GaN) device supply chain is growing...
Nanya PCB sees losses narrow in 2Q16
Newswatch - Aug 19, 11:51
Nanya Printed Circuit Board (Nanya PCB) saw its net losses narrow to NT$230 million (US$7.32 million) in the second quarter of 2016 from the NT$322 million recorded a quarter earlier. Second-quarter EPS was negative NT$0.36.
Capacitor maker Taiwan Chinsan reports earnings for 2Q16
Newswatch - Aug 17, 14:25
Capacitor maker Taiwan Chinsan Electronic Industrial has reported net profits of NT$107 million for the second quarter of 2016, down 16.4% on quarter but up 39% on year. EPS stood at N$1.04 for the quarter.
Zhen Ding, Flexium revenues disappoint
Aug 16, 11:13
Disappointing sales of the iPhone 6s during the first half of 2016 and lower-than-expected orders for the upcoming 7 series are negatively affecting sales at flexible PCB (FPCB) suppliers Zhen Ding Technology Holding and Flexium Interconnect, according to market observers.
PCB maker Apex sees earnings up in 2Q16
Newswatch - Aug 10, 14:04
PCB maker Apex International has reported net profits of NT$128 million (US$4.078 million) for the second quarter of 2016, up 26.7% on quarter and 65% on year. EPS for the second quarter stood at NT$1.04.
Passive component maker Yageo reports profits up in 2Q16
Newswatch - Aug 9, 21:21
Passive component maker Yageo has announced net profits of NT$919 million (US$29.186 million) for the second quarter of 2016, up 13.46% on quarter and 27% on year. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$1.44 for the quarter.
Chin-Poon reports increased revenues for July
Stockwatch - Aug 9, 16:00
Chin-Poon Industrial has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.134 billion (US$67.91 million) for July 2016, representing a 4.04% increase on month and 7.71% increase on year.
Tripod July revenues drop on year
Stockwatch - Aug 9, 16:00
Tripod Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.78 billion (US$120.29 million) for July 2016, representing a 5.23% increase on month and 1.27% drop on year.
Compeq July revenues slip 2.7% on year
Stockwatch - Aug 9, 11:46
PCB firm Compeq Manufacturing has reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.63 billion (US$115.2 million) for July 2016, up 19.1% sequentially but down 2.7% on year.