The Taiex Index rose 0.9 percent to 7,156.75, set for the highest close since Dec. 1.
Epistar Corp. (2448) (2448 TT) fell 1.6 percent to NT$62.30. The light-emitting diode maker said December sales fell 22 percent to NT$1.12 billion from a year earlier, according to a statement to the Taiwan Stock Exchange.
Hannstar Display Corp. (6116) (6116 TT) lost 2.7 percent to NT$1.84, set for the biggest retreat since Dec. 19. The flat panel maker said December sales dropped 26 percent to NT$2.51 billion from a year earlier, according to a statement to the Taiwanese bourse.
Qisda Corp. (2352) (2352 TT) increased 3.1 percent to NT$6.58, set for the highest close since Dec. 5. The electronics maker’s December sales rose 16 percent to NT$6.93 billion from a year earlier, according to a statement to Taiwan’s exchange.
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