A Taiwanese chip manufacturer, Delta Air Lines, and three American megabanks are set to reveal their Q4 2021 figures later this week. What factors may have influenced these firms’ Q4 fortunes, and what might traders expect?
Tesla capped its blockbuster 2021 with the news that it succeeded in setting a new record for vehicle deliveries despite the global semiconductor chip shortage. However, growing safety concerns regarding the firm’s electric vehicles may cast a shadow on Tesla’s prospects as we move into 2022.
As the global semiconductor chip shortage drags on, various firms are responding to supply challenges with various strategies. Now that 2022 is drawing closer, companies in the chip manufacturing industry seem to be gearing up for greater competition.