[Eqis Capital Management Inc. Trims Stock Position in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM)] Eqis Capital Management Inc. cut its holdings in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) by 2.8% in the second quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 47,653 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after selling 1,389 shares during the period. Eqis Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing were worth $5,726,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. NewEdge Wealth LLC boosted its position in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 3.2% in the 2nd quarter. NewEdge Wealth LLC now owns 3,626 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $436,000 after purchasing an additional 111 shares in the last quarter. NFJ Investment Group LLC lifted its stake in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 176.7% in the 2nd quarter. NFJ Investment Group LLC now owns 45,239 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $5,436,000 after purchasing an additional 28,889 shares during the period. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC lifted its stake in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 12.1% in the 2nd quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC now owns 138,190 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $16,605,000 after purchasing an additional 14,905 shares during the period. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can boosted its holdings in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 42.8% during the second quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can now owns 1,939,743 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $232,879,000 after buying an additional 581,546 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Baird Financial Group Inc. grew its position in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 4.0% during the second quarter. Baird Financial Group Inc. now owns 719,433 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $86,447,000 after buying an additional 27,970 shares during the period. 16.55% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors. NYSE:TSM traded up $0.10 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $115.97. 109,027 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 10,266,442. The firm’s fifty day moving average price is $117.39 and its 200 day moving average price is $117.35. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited has a 52-week low of $76.17 and a 52-week high of $142.20. The company has a market cap of $601.43 billion, a P/E ratio of 30.82, a P/E/G ratio of 1.90 and a beta of 0.89. The company has a current ratio of 1.92, a quick ratio of 1.65 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.22. The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, January 13th. Investors of record on Friday, December 17th will be given a dividend of $0.4941 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 16th. This is a positive change from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.39. This represents a $1.98 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.70%. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing’s payout ratio is presently 46.31%. TSM has been the topic of several recent analyst reports. Needham & Company LLC initiated coverage on shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing in a research note on Tuesday, July 13th. They set a “buy” rating and a $123.05 target price on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 16th. Susquehanna Bancshares raised Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from a “negative” rating to a “neutral” rating and raised their price objective for the company from $85.00 to $105.00 in a report on Wednesday, June 30th. Morgan Stanley downgraded Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Monday, June 21st. Finally, Susquehanna upgraded Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from a “negative” rating to a “neutral” rating and increased their target price for the company from $85.00 to $105.00 in a research report on Wednesday, June 30th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat, the company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $127.72. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Profile Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co, Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of integrated circuits and wafer semiconductor devices. Its chips are used in personal computers and peripheral products; information applications; wired and wireless communications systems products; automotive and industrial equipment including consumer electronics such as digital video compact disc player, digital television, game consoles, and digital cameras. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding TSM? Visit HoldingsChannel.com to get the latest 13F filings and insider trades for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM). 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