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Press release, August 8; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Friday 8 August 2008]
  • Biostar Microtech International
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$8.78 on the TSE on Thursday, May 28, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$235 million for April 2015, representing a 7.3% increase on month and 16.6% drop on year.
    For the first quarter of 2015, the company totaled NT$706 million in consolidated revenues, up 10.6% sequentially and down 43.7% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Biostar Microtech International

    Chinese name: 映泰股份有限公司

    Short name: Biostar

    Stock code: 2399

    Tax ID: 23826200

    Market: TSE

    Established: 29 Aug 1990

    Paid in capital: NT$1.78 billion

    Listed on TSE: 16 Dec 1999

    Website: www.biostar.com.tw

  • On display
    • Biostar G41 chipset motherboard

      Biostar Microtech International has introduced an Intel G41 chipset-based motherboard series which includes the T41 HD,...

      Photo: Company, Jul 13.

    • Biostar TA790GX A3+ motherboard

      Biostar Microtech International has announced the TA790GX A3+, an AMD Dragon platform-based motherboard with support for...

      Photo: Company, Feb 16.

    • Biostar TA760G M2+ motherboard

      Biostar Microtech International has announced the TA760G M2+ and A760G M2+ motherboards powered by AMD's latest IGP 760G...

      Photo: Company, Jan 22.

  • Latest stock
    Biostar [2399] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    29-May 203   8.78 9.08 8.78 9.08+0.30+3.42%  
    28-May 184 88 1,587,165 8.60 8.80 8.46 8.78+0.21+2.45% 8.78 8.70
    27-May 116 54 989,619 8.50 8.58 8.46 8.57+0.05+0.59% 8.57 8.54
    26-May 190 70 1,606,433 8.41 8.53 8.37 8.52+0.13+1.55% 8.52 8.51
    25-May 279 97 2,333,523 8.13 8.49 8.13 8.39-0.11-1.29% 8.39 8.38
    22-May 79 54 669,012 8.51 8.51 8.46 8.50+0.05+0.59% 8.50 8.47
    21-May 175 90 1,479,531 8.52 8.59 8.40 8.45-0.08-0.94% 8.55 8.45
    20-May 235 106 2,009,233 8.64 8.64 8.51 8.53-0.11-1.27% 8.56 8.53
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Biostar: Consolidated revenues, Apr 2014 - Apr 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Apr-15

    235

    7.3%

    (16.6%)

    941

    (44.1%)

    Mar-15

    219

    5.5%

    (55.7%)

    706

    (43.7%)

    Feb-15

    207

    (25.9%)

    (40.2%)

    487

    (35.8%)

    Jan-15

    280

    (0.4%)

    (32.2%)

    280

    (32.2%)

    Dec-14

    281

    (1.6%)

    (27.5%)

    4,411

    (4.3%)

    Nov-14

    286

    (13.9%)

    (24.6%)

    4,130

    (2.2%)

    Oct-14

    332

    (18.7%)

    (21%)

    3,844

    0.1%

    Sep-14

    408

    8.8%

    11.9%

    3,512

    2.6%

    Aug-14

    375

    5.5%

    2.5%

    3,104

    1.5%

    Jul-14

    356

    5.5%

    (6.4%)

    2,729

    1.4%

    Jun-14

    337

    (4.4%)

    (11.9%)

    2,373

    2.7%

    May-14

    353

    (18%)

    (13.5%)

    2,036

    5.6%

    Apr-14

    430

    (12.9%)

    19.1%

    1,683

    543.5%

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2015

    Biostar: Consolidated revenues, 1Q14 - 1Q15 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    1Q-15

    706

    10.6%

    (43.7%)

    706

    (43.7%)

    4Q-14

    638

    (44%)

    (46.2%)

    4,151

    (9.9%)

    3Q-14

    1,139

    1.7%

    2.6%

    3,512

    2.6%

    2Q-14

    1,120

    (10.6%)

    (2.7%)

    2,373

    2.7%

    1Q-14

    1,253

    5.6%

    8.1%

    1,253

    8.1%

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2015

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Biostar: Consolidated balance sheet, 1Q14 - 1Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    Current assets

    2,798,583

    2,821,300

    3,125,179

    3,275,002

    3,444,308

    Non-current assets

    532,735

    530,232

    581,589

    583,178

    591,367

    Assets

    3,331,318

    3,351,532

    3,706,768

    3,858,180

    4,035,675

    Current liabilities

    812,312

    818,118

    1,040,388

    1,213,604

    1,287,844

    Non-current liabilities

    93,669

    101,165

    87,128

    83,896

    88,048

    Liabilities

    905,981

    919,283

    1,127,516

    1,297,500

    1,375,892

    Stockholders' equity

    2,425,337

    2,432,249

    2,579,252

    2,560,680

    2,659,783

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2015

    Biostar: Consolidated income statement, 1Q14 - 1Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    706,040

     

    638,195

     

    1,139,000

     

    1,120,332

     

    1,253,121

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    76,244

    10.8%

    32,126

    5%

    84,161

    7.4%

    113,873

    10.2%

    130,175

    10.4%

    Operating expenses

    87,746

    12.4%

    81,551

    12.8%

    100,247

    8.8%

    102,816

    9.2%

    100,025

    8%

    Operating income (loss)

    -11,502

    -1.6%

    -49,425

    -7.7%

    -16,086

    -1.4%

    11,057

    1%

    30,150

    2.4%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    1,151

    0.2%

    -89,528

    -14%

    36,546

    3.2%

    212

    0%

    37,817

    3%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    -10,351

    -1.5%

    -138,953

    -21.8%

    20,460

    1.8%

    11,269

    1%

    67,967

    5.4%

    Net income (loss)

    -11,126

    -1.6%

    -153,263

    -24%

    16,935

    1.5%

    13,269

    1.2%

    56,943

    4.5%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    -0.1

     

    -0.9

     

    0.1

     

    0.1

     

    0.3

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2015

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