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Press release, November 18; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 19 November 2008]
  • Biostar Microtech International
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$10.85 on the TSE on Wednesday, October 29, 2014.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$408 million for September 2014, representing a 8.8% increase on month and 11.9% increase on year.
    For the second quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$1,120 million in consolidated revenues, down 10.6% sequentially and down 2.7% 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
    30-Oct 110 42 1,197,469 10.90 10.95 10.85 10.90+0.05+0.46% 10.95 10.90
    29-Oct 179 84 1,943,086 10.75 10.95 10.75 10.85+0.10+0.93% 10.90 10.85
    28-Oct 225   10.60 10.75 10.60 10.75+0.20+1.90%  
    27-Oct 318 103 3,382,489 10.90 10.90 10.55 10.55-0.30-2.76% 10.60 10.55
    24-Oct 216 89 2,348,700 11.00 11.00 10.80 10.85-0.15-1.36% 10.90 10.85
    23-Oct 54 32 590,000 10.95 11.00 10.85 11.00+0.00+0.00% 11.00 10.90
    22-Oct 322 103 3,541,541 11.00 11.05 10.90 11.00+0.05+0.46% 11.05 11.00
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Biostar: Consolidated revenues, Sep 2013 - Sep 2014 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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

    10.7%

    Mar-14

    494

    42.5%

    35.1%

    1,253

    8.1%

    Feb-14

    347

    (16%)

    (0.6%)

    759

    (4.4%)

    Jan-14

    413

    8.2%

    (7.3%)

    413

    (7.3%)

    Dec-13

    381

    0.7%

    8.6%

    4,602

    (14.1%)

    Nov-13

    379

    (9.8%)

    (12.9%)

    4,221

    (15.7%)

    Oct-13

    420

    15.1%

    (2.5%)

    3,842

    (16%)

    Sep-13

    365

    (0.3%)

    (21.7%)

    3,422

    (17.4%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2014

    Biostar: Consolidated revenues, 2Q13 - 2Q14 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    2Q-14

    1,120

    (10.6%)

    (2.7%)

    2,373

    2.7%

    1Q-14

    1,253

    5.6%

    8.1%

    1,253

    8.1%

    4Q-13

    1,187

    6.8%

    (2.5%)

    4,609

    (14%)

    3Q-13

    1,111

    (3.6%)

    (17.1%)

    3,422

    (17.4%)

    2Q-13

    1,152

    (0.6%)

    (13.7%)

    2,311

    (17.5%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2014

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Biostar: Consolidated balance sheet, 2Q13 - 2Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    Current assets

    3,275,002

    3,444,308

    3,255,415

    3,168,459

    3,189,101

    Non-current assets

    583,178

    591,367

    593,593

    626,122

    628,238

    Assets

    3,858,180

    4,035,675

    3,849,008

    3,794,581

    3,817,339

    Current liabilities

    1,213,604

    1,287,844

    1,171,792

    1,159,473

    1,182,503

    Non-current liabilities

    83,896

    88,048

    86,427

    85,282

    88,077

    Liabilities

    1,297,500

    1,375,892

    1,258,219

    1,244,755

    1,270,580

    Stockholders' equity

    2,560,680

    2,659,783

    2,590,789

    2,549,826

    2,546,759

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2014

    Biostar: Consolidated income statement, 2Q13 - 2Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    1,120,332

     

    1,253,121

     

    1,186,620

     

    1,110,716

     

    1,151,908

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    113,873

     

    130,175

     

    92,162

     

    109,507

     

    111,308

     

    Operating expenses

    102,816

     

    100,025

     

    98,339

     

    97,633

     

    89,606

     

    Operating income (loss)

    11,057

     

    30,150

     

    -6,177

     

    11,874

     

    21,702

     

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    212

     

    37,817

     

    41,693

     

    -4,431

     

    25,702

     

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    11,269

     

    67,967

     

    35,516

     

    7,443

     

    47,404

     

    Net income (loss)

    13,269

     

    56,943

     

    33,002

     

    4,681

     

    28,380

     

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.1

     

    0.3

     

    0.2

     

    0

     

    0.2

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2014

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