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Contents:
Semiconductor WEEK:

June 16, 2017

An overview of results and conclusions from recent reports at VLSI
Chip Market Research Services

Customer Satisfaction Survey

The road's clear into the second half…
• Order activity slipped
• Foundry activity remains subdued
• VLSIresearch’s CPPI stayed hot
• IC Inventories are increasing early in the year

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Semiconductor Analytics
Semi Market results from last week:
• Semi Sales:
– Week-over-Quarter Sales Slid
– IC Sales 2Q17 Nowcast: Slipping
– IC Weather1 Report: Hot, Cooling
– IC Supply-Demand2 Metrics: Shortage

• Electronics Price Trend: Flattening


Overall Semi Sales Status: in Upturn

The Chip Insider


Strategy and Tactics: The Cook’s Tour:
GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ Fab 8 in Malta, NY

Semiconductor Stocks



Chip making stocks plummeted
Chip stocks declined




Equipment stocks tumbled





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All but two companies finished in the red

EDA stocks fell
Electronic Materials slid




Ending their eight week run

Only one company finished in the green

Hottest Stocks: SMIC, Toshiba, Analog Devices, NVIDIA,
Western Digital, DNP, and MediaTek

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wins five stars from customers
VLSIresearch Customer Satisfaction Survey 2017

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Advantest Earns 29th Consecutive Ranking
as a Top IC Test Equipment Supplier
• Advantest wins 5 VLSI Stars, continuing its
legacy in an elite group of companies

LARGE SUPPLIERS OF
CHIP MAKING EQUIPMENT

VLSI Stars

– awarded as a 10 BEST supplier since the survey’s
inception 29 years ago

• A leading producer of automatic test
equipment (ATE), Advantest’s concentration
on






groundbreaking measurement technologies
best-in-class operations
an emphasis on ongoing R&D and
standards of excellence for more than six decades
has enabled them to deliver world-class customer
satisfaction

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Teradyne
ASML
ASM Pacific Technology
Hitachi Kokusai Electric
Applied Materials
Lam Research
Tokyo Electron
Hitachi High-Technologies
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Advantest’s Approach to Customer Satisfaction
• Continually expand and refine core measurement
technology
– Focus engineering on the customer
– Develop extraordinary global engineering capability
– Drive product and application engineering as well as
customer service

• Advantest is a trusted supplier of measurement
solutions
– Diverse customers in SOC, MPU, and memory markets
– Extraordinary capabilities to partner with different
customers in the Fabless, IDM, and OSAT spaces
– Integrates varying customer demands into its platforms

• Customer satisfaction leadership is created with
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The Chip Insider®'s Graphics File
June 2017
The road's clear into the
second half...

This issue contains the latest
forecast.





Order activity slipped
Foundry activity remains subdued
VLSIresearch’s CPPI stayed hot

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The Chip Insider® Graphics
IC Inventories are
increasing early in the
year
• Pockets of excess inventories
in the mobile space

IC Inventory Levels: chart gives rolling averages for semiconductor
integrated circuit inventories held at OEMs and in Die Banks

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Semiconductor Analytics
W/W: Week-over-Week sequential growth W/Q: Week-over-Quarter W/Y: Week-over-Year

This Week in the Supply Chain:
Semi Market results from last week:
• Semi Sales:





Week-over-Quarter Sales Slid
– IC Sales 2Q17 Nowcast:
Slipping
IC Weather1 Report:
Hot, Cooling
IC Supply-Demand2 Metrics:
Shortage

• Electronics Price Trend: Flattening
Overall Semi Sales Status: in Upturn
Storms break: Aug 15
Cold-Front: Oct 15
Possible Bottom: Jan 16 Bottoming Apr 16
in Upturn, Warm: Jul 16 Sunny: Aug 16
Sunny: Jan 17
Warm: Mar 17

S-D Glut: Nov 15
S-D Shortage: Jul 16
Hot: Nov 16
Cooling: Dec 16
Hot: Mar 17

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1: Measures Order Activity 2: Measures Pricing Power

16 June 2017

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Electronics Pricing: weekly trends for
PC notebooks Tablets Smartphones Cell phones Digital Cameras Appliances TVs

Price Trend:
Flattening

1 Quarter Moving Average

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The Chip Insider®
Strategy & Tactics
Strategy and Tactics: The Cook’s
Tour: GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ Fab 8 in
Malta, NY
Focal Points:
The Cook’s Tour: Early in the second
half of 2016, I started to encounter
industry insiders talking about a
remarkable turnaround at
GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ Fab 8 in Malta,
NY. This fab has been a black sheep
among the world’s new fabs. But let’s
be honest, one of the most difficult

things to do in technology is bring up a
fab in an area where there are no
other manufacturers nearby. The
difficulties encountered in bringing up
Fab 8 have proved this dictum. As we
got into this year, I kept running into
people who had become positive. It
was clear that something big was
going on in Malta. So I had to get out
there to see if it was real. Here is what
I found…

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Semi Stock Week:

Chip making stocks plummeted this week while the market

eked a slight gain. Semiconductors -1.2%, Equipment -3.2%, EDA -1.6%, Electronic Materials -2.9%. Hottest
Stocks: SMIC, Toshiba, Analog Devices, NVIDIA, Western Digital, DNP, and MediaTek.

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Semiconductor Stocks:
Weekly Growth and Forward P/E Ratios by Company
Weekly Gains
Sem iconductor Stocks

Price
Change

Sem iconductor Stocks

Forw ard P/E

Cavium

IDM

Price
Change

Forw ard P/E

-5.6%

19

Intel

-1.4%

12

IBM

0.8%

11

Micron

-2.4%

6

Infineon

-0.9%

19

Samsung Electronics

-1.1%



InvenSense

0.0%

433

STMicroelectronics

-8.0%

16

MagnaChip Semiconductor

-4.3%

11

Toshiba

6.9%



Maxim

-1.8%

20

Western Digital

1.3%

7

MaxLinear

-8.3%

15

MediaTek

1.0%



ASE

-2.3%

12

NVIDIA

1.4%

43

SMIC

14.7%

22

Panasonic

1.0%

17

TSMC

0.2%

15

Qualcomm

-0.4%

14

UMC

-2.0%

14

Silicon Laboratories

-5.6%

21

Skyw orks

-4.8%

14

Chip stocks took a breather after
their eight week run, declining 1.2%.
Foundry & Subcons were the only
positive index this week, buoyed by
strong gains from SMIC. IDMs
slipped 0.8% while Fabless tumbled
2.1%.

Foundry & Subcon

Fab-lite to Fabless
AMD

-6.8%

39

Texas Instruments

-1.5%

20

Analog Devices

1.8%

17

Xilinx

-1.0%

23

Broadcom

-2.9%

AMD AMD Analog Devices ADI ASE ASX
Broadcom AVGO Cavium CAVM IBM IBM
Infineon IFNNY.PK Intel INTC InvenSense
INVN Micron Technology MU Panasonic
PC MagnaChip Semiconductor MX
Maxim MXIM MediaTek 2454.TW NVIDIA
NVDA

Qualcomm QCOM Samsung Electronics
005930.KS Silicon Laboratories SLAB
Skyworks SWKS SMIC SMI
STMicroelectronics STM
Texas Instruments TXN Toshiba 6502
TSMC TSM UMC UMC Xilinx XLINX

14

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Chip Equipment & Related Stocks:
Weekly Growth and Forward P/E Ratios by Company
Weekly Gains
Price
Change

Price
Change

Forw ard P/E

Forw ard P/E

Applied Materials

-3.6%

13

Advantest

-6.3%

ASM International

-5.0%



15

Teradyne

-4.4%

16

ASML
KLA-Tencor

-0.3%

24

Xcerra

-0.8%

15

-4.2%

15

FormFactor

-9.0%

11

Lam Research

-6.1%

14

Assembly:

Nanometrics

-3.7%

17

BESI

-0.3%



Nikon

0.4%



Kulicke & Soffa

-5.6%

15

Oerlikon

-1.8%



ASM Pacific Technology

-5.9%

Rudolph Technologies

-2.7%

18

TEL

-6.7%



Cadence

-1.6%

23

Ultratech

0.0%

18

Synopsys

-1.5%

21

Veeco Instruments

-5.1%

Equipment stocks plummeted 3.2%
with all but two companies finishing in
the red. WFE tumbled 3.2%, Test sunk
3.8%, and Assembly plunged 3.9%.

Equipm ent Stocks
Wafer Process:

Equipm ent Stocks
Test:

EDA Stocks

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EDA stocks fell 1.6% with both
companies finishing in the red again.
Applied Materials AMAT Advantest ATE
ASM International ASMI
ASM Lithography ASML ASM Pacific
0522.HK BE Semiconductor BESIY.PK
Cadence CNDS KLA-Tencor KLAC
Kulicke & Soffa KLIC Lam Research
LRCX
Xcerra XCRA Nanometrics NANO
7731 Oerlikon OBH.SG Rudolph
Nikon
Technologies RTEC Synopsys SNPS
Teradyne TER Tokyo Electron
Limited 8035
Ultratech UTEK
VECO
Veeco

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Electronic Materials Stocks:
Weekly Growth and Forward P/E Ratios by Company

Weekly Gains
Electronic Materials'
Stocks

Price
Change

Forw ard P/E

Price
Change

Forw ard P/E

BASF

-1.3%

15

Shin-Etsu

-1.3%



Cabot Microelectronics

-5.0%

19

SOITEC

-12.6%



DNP

1.0%

Dow Electronic Materials

-0.5%



Tokyo Ohka

-3.0%



4

Versum Materials

-0.2%

16

JSR

-2.9%

Electronic Materials fell 2.9% with only one
company finishing in the green.



Electronic Materials' Stocks

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BASF BASFY
Cabot Microelectronics CCMP
DNP 7912 Dow Electronic Materials DOW
JSR 4185
Shin-Etsu 4063 SOITEC SOI.PA
Tokyo Ohka 4186
Versum Materials VSM

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Range of
Growth

S&P 500

S&P 500
Growth

87.4
88.4
89.6
92.2
98.3
99.7
100.7
100.0
100.4
102.2
103.6
108.0
105.1
108.2
108.3
107.9
108.7
109.7
110.0
109.8
109.6
107.8
104.1
106.5
111.1
111.4
111.6
110.8
111.7
116.0
117.1
113.8

Min Growth

90.5
93.3
95.4
92.8
96.0
97.3
100.4
100.0
100.9
103.4
104.1
107.3
108.4
108.8
110.2
111.7
112.0
113.5
115.3
114.9
116.6
115.6
114.0
120.3
125.0
127.2
127.4
126.7
128.6
130.9
130.3
126.1

EDA
Stocks

Companies
Down

90.9
94.3
96.4
93.5
100.0
100.0
102.4
100.0
100.3
102.6
102.2
106.3
106.8
106.6
107.0
108.2
107.7
108.9
110.5
111.5
112.6
110.7
106.9
108.8
111.4
112.5
114.6
114.9
117.1
118.4
118.9
117.4

Equipment Materials
Stocks
Stocks

Max Growth

11-Nov-16
18-Nov-16
25-Nov-16
02-Dec-16
09-Dec-16
16-Dec-16
23-Dec-16
30-Dec-16
06-Jan-17
13-Jan-17
20-Jan-17
27-Jan-17
03-Feb-17
10-Feb-17
17-Feb-17
24-Feb-17
03-Mar-17
10-Mar-17
17-Mar-17
24-Mar-17
31-Mar-17
07-Apr-17
14-Apr-17
21-Apr-17
28-Apr-17
05-May-17
12-May-17
19-May-17
26-May-17
02-Jun-17
09-Jun-17
16-Jun-17

Chip
Stocks

Companies
Up

VLSI’s Indices of Chip Industry Stocks
The Prior
Week's
Close

3.5%
8.5%
0.9%
-4.4%
2.0%
0.1%
0.3%
-1.2%
1.2%
1.3%
-0.4%
1.3%
5.0%
0.6%
3.5%
2.0%
-0.6%
0.6%
0.3%
-0.3%
0.3%
-0.8%
-0.4%
4.1%
0.3%
1.1%
-0.2%
-2.5%
5.7%
1.5%
-1.4%
-1.6%

38
44
44
16
53
33
44
13
36
45
26
52
23
28
39
36
24
36
40
20
41
18
5
46
47
36
32
23
42
44
19
11

17.7%
30.3%
15.8%
12.6%
46.7%
10.3%
19.3%
10.9%
6.7%
15.7%
13.2%
17.1%
14.7%
11.0%
12.2%
21.7%
14.5%
7.8%
13.5%
17.3%
8.3%
3.9%
8.2%
13.1%
14.4%
28.4%
23.1%
6.3%
11.1%
9.8%
16.7%
14.7%

-17
-12
-13
-39
-3
-24
-11
-40
-20
-12
-31
-4
-33
-27
-18
-21
-33
-19
-17
-33
-16
-39
-53
-10
-10
-22
-25
-34
-15
-10
-36
-45

-6.8%
-5.0%
-2.4%
-11.8%
-6.9%
-10.7%
-4.2%
-36.5%
-8.2%
-6.5%
-14.1%
-13.7%
-10.5%
-14.1%
-22.7%
-5.9%
-7.7%
-2.7%
-8.7%
-4.5%
-7.0%
-10.5%
-8.9%
-5.4%
-1.8%
-23.4%
-11.3%
-8.1%
-3.5%
-3.8%
-6.0%
-12.6%

24.5%
35.3%
18.2%
24.4%
53.6%
21.0%
23.5%
47.4%
14.9%
22.2%
27.3%
30.8%
25.2%
25.1%
34.9%
27.6%
22.2%
10.5%
22.2%
21.8%
15.3%
14.4%
17.1%
18.5%
16.2%
51.8%
34.4%
14.4%
14.6%
13.6%
22.7%
27.3%

96.7
97.5
98.9
97.9
100.9
100.9
101.1
100.0
101.7
101.6
101.5
102.5
102.6
103.5
105.0
105.7
106.4
106.0
106.2
104.7
105.5
105.2
104.0
104.9
106.5
107.2
106.8
106.4
107.9
108.9
108.6
108.7

3.8%
0.8%
1.4%
-1.0%
3.1%
-0.1%
0.3%
-1.1%
1.7%
-0.1%
-0.1%
1.0%
0.1%
0.8%
1.5%
0.7%
0.7%
-0.4%
0.2%
-1.4%
0.8%
-0.3%
-1.1%
0.8%
1.5%
0.6%
-0.3%
-0.4%
1.4%
1.0%
-0.3%
0.1%

Weekly Growth

EDA
Stocks

Chip
Stocks

94.3
102.4
103.3
98.8
100.7
100.9
101.2
100.0
101.2
102.5
102.0
103.4
108.5
109.1
112.9
115.2
114.5
115.3
115.6
115.3
115.6
114.7
114.2
118.8
119.1
120.5
120.3
117.3
124.0
125.8
124.1
122.1

1.9%
3.8%
2.2%
-3.0%
7.0%
0.1%
2.4%
-2.4%
0.3%
2.2%
-0.3%
4.0%
0.5%
-0.2%
0.4%
1.1%
-0.5%
1.1%
1.4%
0.9%
1.0%
-1.7%
-3.4%
1.8%
2.4%
1.0%
1.9%
0.2%
2.0%
1.1%
0.4%
-1.2%

Equipment Materials
Stocks
Stocks
3.0%
3.0%
2.3%
-2.7%
3.5%
1.3%
3.2%
-0.4%
0.9%
2.4%
0.7%
3.1%
1.0%
0.3%
1.4%
1.4%
0.2%
1.3%
1.6%
-0.3%
1.4%
-0.8%
-1.4%
5.5%
3.9%
1.8%
0.1%
-0.6%
1.5%
1.8%
-0.4%
-3.2%

2.2%
1.1%
1.4%
2.8%
6.7%
1.3%
1.0%
-0.7%
0.4%
1.8%
1.4%
4.2%
-2.7%
2.9%
0.1%
-0.4%
0.7%
0.9%
0.3%
-0.2%
-0.2%
-1.6%
-3.4%
2.3%
4.3%
0.3%
0.2%
-0.8%
0.8%
3.8%
1.0%
-2.9%

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