First Republic Investment Management Inc. lifted its stake in Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng Inc (NYSE:ASX) by 8.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 144,835 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after purchasing an additional 11,506 shares during the quarter. First Republic Investment Management Inc.’s holdings in Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng were worth $895,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Empirical Finance LLC raised its position in shares of Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng by 24.4% in the 2nd quarter. Empirical Finance LLC now owns 17,341 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $110,000 after purchasing an additional 3,396 shares during the last quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC raised its position in Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng by 10.2% in the 2nd quarter. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC now owns 38,607 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $244,000 after buying an additional 3,558 shares during the last quarter. Commonwealth Bank of Australia raised its position in Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng by 16.1% in the 2nd quarter. Commonwealth Bank of Australia now owns 39,832 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $251,000 after buying an additional 5,516 shares during the last quarter. Profund Advisors LLC raised its position in Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng by 11.7% in the 2nd quarter. Profund Advisors LLC now owns 57,232 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $361,000 after buying an additional 5,978 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Stifel Financial Corp raised its position in Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng by 71.9% in the 2nd quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 19,465 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock worth $123,000 after buying an additional 8,140 shares during the last quarter. 5.82% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng Inc (NYSE ASX) opened at $6.55 on Friday. Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng Inc has a 52-week low of $4.89 and a 52-week high of $7.52. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.25, a current ratio of 1.37 and a quick ratio of 1.00. The firm has a market capitalization of $10,805.25, a PE ratio of 14.20, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.42 and a beta of 0.56.

Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng (NYSE:ASX) last issued its earnings results on Friday, October 27th. The semiconductor company reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.12. Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng had a return on equity of 13.80% and a net margin of 8.74%. The business had revenue of $2.44 billion during the quarter. equities analysts forecast that Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng Inc will post 0.42 earnings per share for the current year.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st.

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Advanced Semiconductor Engnrng Company Profile

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc is a provider of semiconductor packaging and testing services. The Company offers a range of semiconductors packaging, testing and electronic manufacturing services (EMS). The Company’s segments include Packaging, Testing, EMS and Others. The Company provides services in packaging bare semiconductors into finished semiconductors with a range of electrical and thermal characteristics, as well as testing services, including front-end engineering testing, wafer probing and final testing services.

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