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Taiwan stocks - Factors to watch - Oct 9

TAIPEI, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Following are news items and mediareports that may affect the Taiwan stock market.

REUTERS HEADLINES> Taiwan exports return to growth in Sept

> HTC Q3 net falls 79 pct, lags forecasts

> Quanta Sept sales down 5.8 pct on year

> U.S. report dashes China telecoms' expansion hope

> Intel's McAfee security plans layoffs

> EU sees industry revival via 3D printing, biotech

> Reuters global markets roundup

MEDIA REPORTS

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-- TSMC's

chairman said semiconductor inventorieshave peaked in Q3 and would see a correction in Q4-Q1. He addedthe industry would see a healthy recovery if the macro economyceased deteriorating. (Commercial Times)

-- Wistron'sand Inventec'sSeptember

sales both rose over 26 percent, thanks to Windows 8 products,while Asustek

may see record monthly sales this month.(Economic Daily)-- Chimei Innolux'sand AU Optronics'

revenue in Q4 may by affected by lower-than-expected TV salesduring China's week-long holiday and by the inventory correctionseason. (Economic Daily)

----------------------MARKET SNAPSHOT @ 0029 GMT ------------

INSTRUMENT LAST PCT CHG NET CHGS&P 5001455.88 -0.35% -5.050USD/JPY78.34 0.03% 0.02010-YR US TSY YLD1.708 -- -0.035SPOT GOLD1777.09 0.16% 2.800US CRUDE90.17 0.94% 0.840DOW JONES13583.65 -0.19% -26.50ASIA ADRS119.73 -0.76% -0.92

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TAIWAN ADRSCOMPANY RIC PCT CHANGETSMC-3.36UMC-0.97Advanced Semi Engineering+1.06AU Optronics-1.97Chunghwa Telecom-0.22Siliconware-2.12Philadelpia semicon index-1.08

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