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Taiwan Semiconductor Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly):

44.77% for Dec. 31, 2013

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Dec. 31, 2013 44.77%
Sept. 30, 2013 48.53%
June 30, 2013 49.02%
March 31, 2013 45.78%
Dec. 31, 2012 47.24%
Sept. 30, 2012 48.88%
June 30, 2012 48.67%
March 31, 2012 47.79%
Dec. 31, 2011 44.67%
Sept. 30, 2011 42.04%
June 30, 2011 46.02%
March 31, 2011 49.03%
Dec. 31, 2010 49.77%
Sept. 30, 2010 50.00%
June 30, 2010 49.47%
March 31, 2010 47.93%
Dec. 31, 2009 48.53%
Sept. 30, 2009 47.65%
June 30, 2009 46.21%
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About Gross Profit Margin

A gross profit margin is the difference between sales and the cost of goods sold divided by revenue. This represents the percentage of each dollar of a company's revenue available after accounting for cost of goods sold.

If a company produces phones and earns $32 million in sales but pays $24 million for the items sold, then the company's gross profit margin would be ($32M - $24M) / $32M = 25 percent.

Cutting costs result in higher gross profit margins. If a company sells phones for 500 dollars and the cost of the producing the phone is $250, the current gross profit margin is 50 percent ((500-250)/500). If the company is able to reduce production costs from $250 to $200, the gross profit margin is 60 percent ((500-200)/500).

Note : Profit margins are very dependent on sector. Companies that sell bland potato chips may not have very high margins, but will sell a sizable quantity of potato chips. A company that sells consulting services will likely have higher profit margins, but sell lower quantities.
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TSM Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Benchmarks

Companies
Intel 59.75%
Texas Instruments 54.16%
United Microelectronics 18.09%

TSM Gross Profit Margin (Quarterly) Range, Past 5 Years

Minimum 42.04% Sep 2011
Maximum 50.00% Sep 2010
Average 47.47%
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