Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (TSM)

49.42
0.49 1.00
NYSE : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 48.93
Open 49.45
Day Low/High 49.33 / 49.79
52 Wk Low/High 34.21 / 49.39
Volume 7.50M
Avg Volume 6.79M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 5.19B
Market Cap 237.14B
EPS 2.20
P/E Ratio 21.37
Div & Yield 1.59 (2.61%)
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TSMC's Sales Beat Is Encouraging News for Chip Stocks

TSMC's Sales Beat Is Encouraging News for Chip Stocks

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TSMC's Stock Looks Reasonably Priced as it Keeps Executing Well

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Taiwan Semi's Upbeat Outlook Is Welcome News for Chip Stocks -- Tech Check

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Taiwan Semiconductor Is a Name I Like, but Don't Love

Taiwan Semiconductor Is a Name I Like, but Don't Love

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Taiwan Semiconductor Stock Has Some Catching Up to Do

Taiwan Semiconductor Stock Has Some Catching Up to Do

Chip stocks have been among the best performers this year, but Taiwan Semi has been lagging some of the top names.

Among the Semis, Taiwan Semiconductor Is Wednesday's Laggard

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