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Shares of major Apple suppliers in Asia mostly fell on Wednesday, after the smartphone maker's quarterly earnings missed analysts' estimates.
The bar is higher this earnings season for companies that have historically outperformed, "Fast Money" traders said Wednesday.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
As the earnings season flurry picks up, "Fast Money" traders chose stocks they believe could rise after results.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Thursday as JPMorgan reported earnings that beat expectations.
Foxconn will cut working hours over the week-long Lunar New Year, in a rare move that analysts read as a sign of softening demand.
TAIPEI, Jan 6- Foxconn, assembler of most of Apple Inc's latest iPhones, will cut working hours over the week-long Lunar New Year holiday, a person familiar with the matter said, in a rare move that analysts interpreted as a sign of softening demand. But this year Foxconn will have a normal break, "the person said, referring to the Lunar New Year which falls on Feb. 8.
TAIPEI, Dec 28- Taiwan stocks rose in quiet trading on Monday before the New Year holidays, with shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co leading other blue-chips higher. Among the most actively traded stocks, TSMC, the world's top contract chip maker, rose 0.4 percent while Mediatek, Taiwan's biggest chip design house, jumped 1.4 percent.
TAIPEI, Dec 25- Taiwan stocks edged up on Friday amid pre-Christmas caution, with heavyweights such as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co little changed. Fubon Financial Holdings, the parent of Taiwan's No.2 life insurance company, added 0.1 percent. The Taiwan dollar firmed T $0.222 to T $32.780 per U.S. dollar.
TAIPEI, Dec 11- Taiwan stocks fell on Friday as exchange-traded funds targeting China shares dropped on the back of selling in mainland bourses, but TSMC and other tech heavyweights defied the broader decline. ETFs were among the most active stocks in Taiwan with Yuanta Daily CSI 300 Bull 2 X ETF down 2.9 percent and Fubon SSE180 Leveraged 2 X Index ETF falling 3...
*China commands fifth of chip design market. HONG KONG, Dec 9- China's multi-billion dollar drive towards self-reliance in semiconductors has spawned a cluster of chip designers that industry experts say could eventually rival leaders Qualcomm Inc and MediaTek Inc. The revelations have made China a harder place for U.S. tech firms to do business, with Qualcomm...
TAIPEI, Dec 8- Taiwan stocks fell on Tuesday following losses in overseas markets and after weak exports data dented hopes the trade-reliant economy can recover in the final months of 2015.. Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd were flat, after the world's largest contract chipmaker said on Monday that it had decided to go forward on building a...
HSINCHU, Taiwan, Nov 19- Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd aims to boost capital expenditure next year but doesn't plan to get caught up in the wave of M&As engulfing the industry, the chief executives of the world's largest contract chipmaker said. The Apple Inc supplier is interested in buying capacity and intellectual property, but is not currently...
HSINCHU, Taiwan, Nov 19- Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd will not be conservative about capital expenditure next year as customer demand improves, albeit slowly, the two chief executives of the world's largest contract chipmaker said on Thursday. TSMC, which supplies Apple Inc, also expects growth in China to continue at around 20 percent throughout...
Asian equities closed higher on Thursday afternoon after U.S. markets reacted positively to the release of the Fed's October meeting minutes.
Asian stocks mostly edged up on Wednesday following fresh economic data from China that largely met expectations.
Semiconductor stocks took a tumble Tuesday, and one trader is betting big on even more losses ahead.
TAIPEI, Nov 9- Taiwan stocks rose on Monday after leaders of Taiwan and China met for the first time in more than six decades at the weekend, led by gains in heavyweights such as TSMC. Mediatek, which is Taiwan's biggest chip design house and a major player in the China market, rose 0.5 percent. The Taiwan dollar firmed T $0.085 to T $32.645 per U.S. dollar.
Asian shares traded mixed on Friday, as investors awaited the release of U.S. jobs data that could provide hints to when the Fed will raise interest rates.
Asian stocks rose sharply on Wednesday, as factors such as a stellar debut from Japan Post's units fueled risk appetite in the region.