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Advanced Nodes Increase TSMC’s Capital Expenditure
In the first three quarters of 2018, TSMC spent $6.7 billion in capital expenditure and is expected to spend $3.3 billion in the fourth quarter as it ramps up 7-nm production.
Société Générale Fell 5.8% and Became FEZ’s Biggest Loser
On Friday, January 15, 2016, Société Générale stock fell 5.8%, putting it at the bottom of the SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF (FEZ).
What TSMC’s Reduced Capital Spending Means for Applied Materials
Being the world’s largest foundry, TSMC is a key customer of foundry equipment suppliers Applied Materials (AMAT) and ASML (ASML).
What Drove TSMC’s Margins to a Record High?
In fiscal 2Q16, TSMC’s gross margin rose to a record high of 51.5%, beating its own guidance of 51% and the 48.5% it reported in fiscal 2Q15.
What Tokyo Electron acquisition means for Applied Materials
Applied Materials’s merger with Tokyo Electron is expected to provide Eteris with a 25% market share in the chip manufacturing equipment market.
What’s the Technology Sector’s Dividend Yield?
The technology sector has an average dividend yield of 0.9%.
How Much Are Production Cycles Impacting Applied Materials’ Earnings?
Applied Materials’ earnings will likely increase in 2016 as the overall semiconductor industry transitions to new technology.
What Is Waddell Reed Advisors Global Growth Fund’s Strategy?
The Reed Advisors Global Growth Fund generally invests in large-cap companies, but it can invest in companies of any size.
Which Europe-Focused Mutual Fund Offers the Best Total Return?
To assess the performance of the four Europe-focused funds we’re looking at in this series, we’ll be using the total return measure.
Magnetar Adds New Stake in Applied Materials
In 4Q14, Magnetar established a new position in Applied Materials. The position accounted for 2.66% of the fund’s fourth quarter portfolio.
Applied Materials: A detailed business overview
According to Gartner, Applied Materials is the world’s largest maker of semiconductor equipment by revenues.