JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwire - 11/22/10) - www.stockcall.com/ offers investors comprehensive research on the semiconductor - integrated circuits industry and has completed analytical research on Amkor Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:AMKR - News) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (NYSE:TSM - News). Register with us today at www.stockcall.com/ to have free access to these researches.2010 has been an excellent year for the Semiconductor Industry thus far, and recently released quarterly earnings by some in the industry like Amkor Technology Inc. and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd have reflected just that. Sales and profits are up as continued demand for chips used in everything varying from cars to computers, as well as smartphones and gaming consoles has driven the market. Sales of ball grid array packages which are used in gaming devices and T.V.s have been particularly strong. However, margins for these packages are lower than that of other products. Investors can register for free to access the research reports on Amkor Technology Inc. and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. at www.stockcall.com/AMKR221110.pdf or www.stockcall.com/TSM221110.pdf.www.stockcall.com/ is an online platform where investors doing their due-diligence on the semiconductor - integrated circuits industry can have easy and free access to our analyst research and opinions on Amkor Technology Inc. and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd.; investors and shareholders of these companies can simply register for a complimentary membership at https://stockcall.com/development/stockcall/page.php?name=register.htmlThe negative effects of currency exchange have also had a negative impact on some companies, as swirling currency values have put a dent in profits. The industry is also predicting a slowdown in demand for the end of 2010 and into 2011. The surge in demand following a latent period during the recession has kept companies operating at full speed, however, as supply is beginning to catch up to demand, it is thought that the industry will cool off. Visit www.stockcall.com/ to see how companies in this industry have grown over the past years and how they are expected to perform in the future.Nevertheless, companies in the industry remain profitable, and with the Christmas season right around the corner, industry players will be hoping that sales of electronic devices will provide a boost to revenues. Register now at https://stockcall.com/development/stockcall/page.php?name=register.html to have free access to our reports on the semiconductor - integrated circuits industry.About StockCall.com StockCall.com is a financial website where investors can have easy, precise and comprehensive research and opinions on stocks making the headlines.