HTC (HTCCF.PK) shares fell 6.6% in Taipei after the smartphone maker announced its November...

|By:, SA News Editor

HTC (HTCCF.PK) shares fell 6.6% in Taipei after the smartphone maker announced its November sales fell 30% Q/Q and 20% Y/Y - figures even worse than the market expected following its Q4 warning. HTC's weak sales represent a stunning reversal from the massive growth it was delivering earlier this year, and debate rages (I, II) on the extent to which the blame falls on competition rather than industry demand. (also)