Thursday, July 24, 2014
Brokerage CLSA Ltd. has raised its price target for shares of industrial computer supplier Advantech Co. (研華科技) to NT$270 (US$9.02) from NT$210 after the company forged a robotics alliance with machine tool manufacturer Hiwin Technologies Corp. (上銀科技).
LG Display Co. said profit for the April-June quarter more than doubled as a stronger won reduced the value of its foreign debt and the World Cup boosted demand for ultra-high-definition TVs.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
According to Vietnamese media, Formosa Plastics Group (台塑) will be compensated US$2.397 million in total for its losses incurred during anti-Chinese unrest in Vietnam, US$952,000 of which will be shouldered by insurance companies, while the government will give compensation of US$1.445 million.
A Wall Street Journal report yesterday stated that Apple's upcoming iPhone 6 handset will see unprecedented shipping volumes to reach between 70 million and 80 million units before the end of this year, vastly exceeding the company's earlier handsets.
Facebook on Monday began letting people squirrel away online tidbits such as links to chew on more thoroughly later.
Local dynamic random access memory (DRAM) stocks moved higher Tuesday morning, outperforming the broader market, on a significant increase in product prices over the past month and hopes the trend will continue in the third quarter, dealers said.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) said Monday it plans to roll out lower-end phones in Taiwan that support the fourth-generation Long-Term Evolution (4G LTE) network.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) declined to confirm or deny Tuesday a foreign media report that it is working on two more tablet computers in addition to its anticipated 9-inch premium device in cooperation with Google Inc.
A former high-ranking executive of U.S. computer chip giant Qualcomm pleaded guilty Monday to insider trading charges, including trades on a 2011 deal for Atheros Communications, officials said.
Netflix's second-quarter earnings more than doubled as new episodes from a hit series helped the Internet video service surpass 50 million worldwide subscribers for the first time.