TrinityPoint Wealth LLC increased its position in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM) by 11.5% in the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 8,778 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after buying an additional 905 shares during the quarter. TrinityPoint Wealth LLC’s holdings in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing were worth $1,055,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of TSM. Quilter Plc grew its holdings in shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 22.6% during the first quarter. Quilter Plc now owns 613,634 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $72,581,000 after buying an additional 113,057 shares in the last quarter. Y Intercept Hong Kong Ltd bought a new position in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing in the first quarter valued at approximately $776,000. Moors & Cabot Inc. grew its stake in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 64.4% in the first quarter. Moors & Cabot Inc. now owns 23,409 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $2,769,000 after purchasing an additional 9,174 shares in the last quarter. Cidel Asset Management Inc. grew its stake in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 8.2% in the first quarter. Cidel Asset Management Inc. now owns 280,069 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $33,127,000 after purchasing an additional 21,122 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Geode Capital Management LLC grew its stake in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 6.5% in the first quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 133,700 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $15,862,000 after purchasing an additional 8,146 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 16.55% of the company’s stock. NYSE:TSM traded up $0.30 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $109.50. 89,935 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 10,017,155. The stock has a market capitalization of $567.88 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.10, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.90 and a beta of 0.89. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.22, a quick ratio of 1.65 and a current ratio of 1.92. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is $116.08 and its 200 day simple moving average is $116.96. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited has a fifty-two week low of $83.16 and a fifty-two week high of $142.20. The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, January 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 17th will be issued a $0.4941 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 16th. This is a boost from Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.39. This represents a $1.98 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.80%. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing’s payout ratio is currently 46.31%. A number of research firms have weighed in on TSM. Needham & Company LLC started coverage on Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing in a research note on Tuesday, July 13th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $123.05 price target for the company. Argus started coverage on Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing in a research report on Tuesday, June 22nd. They issued a “buy” rating and a $150.00 price objective for the company. Morgan Stanley cut Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from an “overweight” rating to an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Monday, June 21st. 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 research report on Wednesday, June 30th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 16th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $126.76. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company 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. 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