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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$11.25 on the TSE on Wednesday, February 25, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$280 million for January 2015, representing a 0.4% drop on month and 32.2% drop on year.
    For the third quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$1,139 million in consolidated revenues, up 1.7% sequentially and up 2.6% 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
    2-Mar 127   11.25 11.30 11.15 11.15-0.10-0.89%  
    25-Feb 212 69 2,377,753 11.25 11.30 11.15 11.25+0.05+0.45% 11.25 11.20
    24-Feb 167 61 1,873,363 11.15 11.35 11.15 11.20+0.10+0.90% 11.25 11.20
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Jan-15

    280

    (0.4%)

    (32.2%)

    280

    (32.2%)

    Dec-14

    281

    (1.6%)

    (27.5%)

    4,411

    (4.2%)

    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

    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%)

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

    Biostar: Consolidated revenues, 3Q13 - 3Q14 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%

    4Q-13

    1,187

    6.8%

    (2.5%)

    4,609

    (14%)

    3Q-13

    1,111

    (3.6%)

    (17.1%)

    3,422

    (17.4%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Biostar: Consolidated balance sheet, 3Q13 - 3Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    Current assets

    3,125,179

    3,275,002

    3,444,308

    3,255,415

    3,168,459

    Non-current assets

    581,589

    583,178

    591,367

    593,593

    626,122

    Assets

    3,706,768

    3,858,180

    4,035,675

    3,849,008

    3,794,581

    Current liabilities

    1,040,388

    1,213,604

    1,287,844

    1,171,792

    1,159,473

    Non-current liabilities

    87,128

    83,896

    88,048

    86,427

    85,282

    Liabilities

    1,127,516

    1,297,500

    1,375,892

    1,258,219

    1,244,755

    Stockholders' equity

    2,579,252

    2,560,680

    2,659,783

    2,590,789

    2,549,826

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

    Biostar: Consolidated income statement, 3Q13 - 3Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    1,139,000

     

    1,120,332

     

    1,253,121

     

    1,186,620

     

    1,110,716

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    84,161

    7.4%

    113,873

    10.2%

    130,175

    10.4%

    92,162

    7.8%

    109,507

    9.9%

    Operating expenses

    100,247

    8.8%

    102,816

    9.2%

    100,025

    8%

    98,339

    8.3%

    97,633

    8.8%

    Operating income (loss)

    -16,086

    -1.4%

    11,057

    1%

    30,150

    2.4%

    -6,177

    -0.5%

    11,874

    1.1%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    36,546

    3.2%

    212

    0%

    37,817

    3%

    41,693

    3.5%

    -4,431

    -0.4%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    20,460

    1.8%

    11,269

    1%

    67,967

    5.4%

    35,516

    3%

    7,443

    0.7%

    Net income (loss)

    16,935

    1.5%

    13,269

    1.2%

    56,943

    4.5%

    33,002

    2.8%

    4,681

    0.4%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.1

     

    0.1

     

    0.3

     

    0.2

     

    0

     

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

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