AU Optronics (AUO +2.1%) follows the tech sector higher after reporting February sales of $948M...

|About: AU Optronics Corp. (AUO)|By:, SA News Editor

AU Optronics (AUO +2.1%) follows the tech sector higher after reporting February sales of $948M - up 29% M/M and 3% Y/Y, and further evidence of improving conditions for the LCD panel market. Strong shipment growth was seen for both large and small panels. Also rallying are rival LG Display (LPL +2.6%) and LCD glass supplier Corning (GLW +2.1% - previously).