Himax Technologies (HIMX) and other LCD driver chip developers are seeing order visibility...

|About: Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX)|By:, SA News Editor

Himax Technologies (HIMX) and other LCD driver chip developers are seeing order visibility improve, thanks to rising demand ahead of new mobile device launches. Consider this another positive datapoint (previously) for LCD industry players such as AU Optronics (AUO), LG Display (LPL), and Corning (GLW), following a dismal 2011. Separately, AU says it will hire 2,500 engineers for its LCD and solar operations.