National Planning Corp raised its position in Siliconware Precision Industries Company, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SPIL) by 0.2% during the second quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 198,789 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock after buying an additional 307 shares during the period. National Planning Corp’s holdings in Siliconware Precision Industries were worth $1,574,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its position in Siliconware Precision Industries by 21.0% in the first quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 13,847 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $112,000 after buying an additional 2,401 shares during the period. Cypress Wealth Advisors LLC increased its position in Siliconware Precision Industries by 19.0% in the first quarter. Cypress Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 15,091 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $122,000 after buying an additional 2,409 shares during the period. Parallel Advisors LLC increased its position in Siliconware Precision Industries by 16.1% in the first quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 15,217 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $123,000 after buying an additional 2,111 shares during the period. Signaturefd LLC increased its position in Siliconware Precision Industries by 20.7% in the first quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 15,281 shares of the semiconductor company’s stock valued at $124,000 after buying an additional 2,616 shares during the period. Finally, HighTower Advisors LLC purchased a new position in Siliconware Precision Industries during the first quarter valued at $259,000. Institutional investors own 3.14% of the company’s stock.

Siliconware Precision Industries Company, Ltd. (NASDAQ SPIL) opened at 7.85 on Friday. Siliconware Precision Industries Company, Ltd. has a 52-week low of $7.05 and a 52-week high of $8.39. The stock has a market cap of $4.89 billion, a P/E ratio of 22.43 and a beta of 0.40. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $8.07 and a 200 day moving average price of $8.01.

Siliconware Precision Industries (NASDAQ:SPIL) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. The semiconductor company reported $0.08 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.78 by $0.70. The firm had revenue of $20.42 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $21.52 billion. Siliconware Precision Industries had a return on equity of 13.18% and a net margin of 10.29%. Siliconware Precision Industries’s revenue was down 5.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.90 EPS. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Siliconware Precision Industries Company, Ltd. will post $0.64 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently declared an annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 1st. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.2877 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 3.53%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 2nd. Siliconware Precision Industries’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 61.76%.

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Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the company. BidaskClub downgraded Siliconware Precision Industries from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. ValuEngine upgraded Siliconware Precision Industries from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, June 24th.

Siliconware Precision Industries Company Profile

Siliconware Precision Industries Co, Ltd. is a Taiwan-based company mainly engaged in the provision of packaging and testing services of integrated circuits (ICs) and related products. The Company’s businesses include the manufacture, processing, assembly, testing and importing and exporting of ICs, transistors, light emitting diode (LED) digital displays, LED lights, liquid crystal display (LCD) clock cores, phototransistors, synthesis circuits, as well as thin film circuits and thick film circuits.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Siliconware Precision Industries (NASDAQ:SPIL)

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