Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) Shares Purchased by Householder Group Estate & Retirement Specialist LLC

Householder Group Estate & Retirement Specialist LLC increased its holdings in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSMFree Report) by 61.5% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 840 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after buying an additional 320 shares during the quarter. Householder Group Estate & Retirement Specialist LLC’s holdings in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing were worth $87,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of TSM. Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing in the fourth quarter worth about $31,000. Founders Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $208,000. Physician Wealth Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 13.1% during the fourth quarter. Physician Wealth Advisors Inc. now owns 2,991 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $338,000 after purchasing an additional 346 shares in the last quarter. Regent Peak Wealth Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 5.1% during the fourth quarter. Regent Peak Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 23,304 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $2,424,000 after purchasing an additional 1,134 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Black Swift Group LLC purchased a new position in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing in the 4th quarter valued at about $4,784,000. 16.51% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

TSM has been the topic of a number of research reports. Susquehanna raised their price objective on Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from $160.00 to $180.00 and gave the company a “positive” rating in a report on Tuesday. Needham & Company LLC increased their price objective on shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from $115.00 to $133.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, January 19th. TD Cowen upped their price target on Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from $85.00 to $95.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a research report on Friday, January 12th. Barclays lifted their price objective on Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from $125.00 to $145.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Tuesday. Finally, StockNews.com downgraded Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the stock has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and an average target price of $138.25.

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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Stock Performance

NYSE TSM opened at $141.96 on Thursday. The company has a market cap of $736.26 billion, a P/E ratio of 27.41, a P/E/G ratio of 1.07 and a beta of 1.15. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited has a 1-year low of $81.21 and a 1-year high of $158.40. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.26, a current ratio of 2.40 and a quick ratio of 2.13. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $131.59 and a two-hundred day moving average of $108.69.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (NYSE:TSMGet Free Report) last released its earnings results on Thursday, January 18th. The semiconductor company reported $1.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.37 by $0.07. The firm had revenue of $19.62 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $18.99 billion. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing had a return on equity of 25.24% and a net margin of 38.80%. As a group, analysts anticipate that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited will post 6.16 EPS for the current year.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Cuts Dividend

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, July 11th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 13th will be paid a $0.4408 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 13th. This represents a $1.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.24%. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing’s dividend payout ratio is currently 33.78%.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Profile

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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, packages, tests, and sells integrated circuits and other semiconductor devices in Taiwan, China, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Japan, the United States, and internationally. It provides complementary metal oxide silicon wafer fabrication processes to manufacture logic, mixed-signal, radio frequency, and embedded memory semiconductors.

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