Stock to Track: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (NYSE:TSM)


The Average Volume of the company is 5.87 Million and P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 15.8, while Forward P/E ratio is 15.55.

Two other important profitability ratios for investors to know are both returns-based ratios that measure a company's ability to create wealth for shareholders. Numeric Investors LLC increased its stake in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. were worth $10,305,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc. now owns 396,115 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $12,117,000 after buying an additional 27,400 shares in the last quarter.

Analysts await Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. The stock of Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. NS Partners Ltd raised its stake in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. 19.6% in the first quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 1,389,533 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $45,628,000 after buying an additional 15,589 shares during the last quarter. Two Sigma Investments LP raised its position in Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. 1.1% in the third quarter. While traders may be interested further to see price to next year's EPS that would be 6.40%. Finally, AQR Capital Management LLC boosted its position in Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg.

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Wall Street analysts are predicting that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (NYSE:TSM) will report earnings per share of $0.54 in their quarterly report. The institutional investor bought 71,316 shares of the semiconductor company's stock, valued at approximately $2,342,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 20.21% of the company's stock.

02/18/2016 - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. was upgraded to "overweight" by analysts at Morgan Stanley. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM) traded at a yearly high level of $36.67 during the last trading session. (TSM) opened at 36.39 on Tuesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $187.63 billion, a PE ratio of 16.01 and a beta of 0.88. Over the last five days, shares have managed 2.48% gains and now is up 16.83% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $31.75. Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited's ROE is 26.11%, while industry's is -26.27%. Moving averages are used as a strong indicator for technical stock analysis and it helps investors in figuring out where the stock has been and also help in determining where it may be possibly heading. (NYSE:TSM) last released its earnings results on Thursday, April 13th. The semiconductor company reported $0.54 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $233.91 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $237.12 billion. During the same quarter past year, the firm earned $2.50 earnings per share. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 14.9% compared to the same quarter previous year.

Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co.

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Capital Guardian Trust Company increased Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg Co Adr (TSM) stake by 22.56% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. "Ltd. (TSM)" was posted by Sports Perspectives and is the property of of Sports Perspectives. If you are reading this piece of content on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of U.S. and worldwide copyright & trademark laws. Susquehanna upgraded Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. For the current year the company's revenue estimates are $32.36 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $31.58 Billion and high estimates of $33.99 Billion according to the prediction of 6 analysts. Rosenblatt Securities set a $27.00 price target on Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Co. and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Saturday, April 15th.

On the other hand Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (NYSE:TSM) has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 70.45 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.41. Co. from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $36.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Saturday, March 18th. HSBC downgraded the shares of TSM in report on Thursday, October 13 to "Hold" rating. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG cut shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $30.33.

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