TSMC Posts Q3 Results

HSIN-CHU, Taiwan — TSMC today announced consolidated revenue of NT$106.48 billion, net income of NT$30.40 billion, and diluted earnings per share of NT$1.17 (US$0.20 per ADR unit) for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011. Year-over-year, third quarter revenue decreased 5.1% while net income and diluted EPS decreased 35.2% and 35.3%, respectively. Compared to second…

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Bel Reports Q3 Results

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Bel Fuse Inc. (NASDAQ:BELFA)(NASDAQ:BELFB) today announced preliminary unaudited financial results for the third quarter and first nine months of 2011. Summary For the third quarter, sales decreased 10.7% to $75.9 million compared to $85.0 million for the third quarter of 2010. However, for the first nine months of 2011, sales increased…

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OnCore Gets Facility in China

SUZHOU, China — OnCore Manufacturing Services, LLC, a leading global provider of electronic manufacturing services (EMS), announced the acquisition of Alta Electronics International Inc. With capabilities that meet customers’ requirements for advanced electronic engineering and manufacturing services and strategically located in the Shanghai-Suzhou-Wuxi area, the facility will combine the OnCore’s core expertise of managing highly…

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Avoiding Inventory Overload

As chief procurement officer for {complink 3858|Nortel Networks Ltd.} during the downturn in the optical business in 2000, I had to preside over the management of billions of dollars of excess material. This is not something I ever want to have to do again, and I am sure none of you want to do it,…

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Mouser Unveils Medical Training Site

MANSFIELD, Texas — Mouser Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, today announces the launch of its second Medical Applications Product Knowledge Center (PKC) training site devoted to medical therapies. In keeping with Mouser’s objective to keep design engineers informed about the latest products and…

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LSI Posts Q3 Results

MILPITAS, Calif. — LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) today reported results for its third quarter ended October 2, 2011. On May 6, 2011, LSI completed the sale of its external storage systems business to NetApp. The financial results of the external storage systems business have been classified as discontinued operations in LSI's financial statements. Our ongoing…

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Four Takeaways From Arrow Electronics

Michael Long, president and CEO of global distributor {complink 453|Arrow Electronics Inc.}, faced two big audiences this week: his peers at the annual Electronic Components Industry Association conference, and Wall Street analysts on today's earnings conference call. His message to both: “There is no better time to be in the electronics industry than right now.”…

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TriQuint Publishes Q3 Results

HILLSBORO, Ore. — TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TQNT), a leading RF solutions supplier and technology innovator, announces its financial results for the quarter ended October 1, 2011, including the following highlights: Revenues for the quarter were $216.0 million; revenues for the nine months ended October 1, 2011 were $669.1 million. GAAP net income for the quarter…

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