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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$7.28 on the TSE on Monday, May 30, 2016.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$242 million for April 2016, representing a 22.6% drop on month and 3% increase on year.
    For the fourth quarter of 2015, the company totaled NT$530 million in consolidated revenues, down 40.5% sequentially and down 17% 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
    31-May 28   7.20 7.22 7.20 7.22-0.06-0.82%  
    30-May 27   7.29 7.29 7.14 7.28+0.01+0.14%  
    27-May 153   7.07 7.28 7.07 7.27+0.07+0.97%  
    26-May 48 17 343,320 7.13 7.20 7.13 7.20+0.00+0.00% 7.20 7.16
    25-May 154   7.17 7.30 7.17 7.20+0.05+0.70%  
    24-May 125   7.20 7.27 7.13 7.15-0.05-0.69%  
    23-May 87 28 617,880 7.10 7.20 7.06 7.20+0.05+0.70% 7.26 7.15
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Biostar: Consolidated revenues, Apr 2015 - Apr 2016 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Apr-16

    242

    (22.6%)

    3%

    1,019

    8.3%

    Mar-16

    312

    57.5%

    42.7%

    778

    10.1%

    Feb-16

    198

    (25.8%)

    (4.4%)

    465

    (4.5%)

    Jan-16

    267

    44.9%

    (4.6%)

    267

    (4.6%)

    Dec-15

    184

    22.5%

    792.7%

    2,831

    (35.8%)

    Nov-15

    151

    (22.7%)

    (47.3%)

    2,646

    (35.9%)

    Oct-15

    195

    (37.7%)

    (41.3%)

    2,496

    (35.1%)

    Sep-15

    313

    5.3%

    (23.4%)

    2,301

    (34.5%)

    Aug-15

    297

    5.8%

    (20.8%)

    1,988

    (36%)

    Jul-15

    281

    16.4%

    (21.1%)

    1,691

    (38%)

    Jun-15

    241

    5.4%

    (28.5%)

    1,410

    (40.6%)

    May-15

    229

    (2.5%)

    (18.7%)

    1,169

    (42.6%)

    Apr-15

    235

    7.3%

    (16.6%)

    941

    (44.1%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2016

    Biostar: Consolidated revenues, 4Q14 - 4Q15 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    4Q-15

    530

    (40.5%)

    (17%)

    2,831

    (31.8%)

    3Q-15

    890

    26.4%

    (21.8%)

    2,301

    (34.5%)

    2Q-15

    704

    (0.2%)

    (37.1%)

    1,410

    (40.6%)

    1Q-15

    706

    10.6%

    (43.7%)

    706

    (43.7%)

    4Q-14

    638

    (44%)

    (46.2%)

    4,151

    (9.9%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2016

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Biostar: Consolidated balance sheet, 4Q14 - 4Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    Current assets

    2,568,205

    2,569,968

    2,535,084

    2,798,583

    2,821,300

    Non-current assets

    548,419

    548,234

    516,900

    532,735

    530,232

    Assets

    3,116,624

    3,118,202

    3,051,984

    3,331,318

    3,351,532

    Current liabilities

    706,013

    612,149

    572,497

    812,312

    818,118

    Non-current liabilities

    76,754

    118,563

    111,255

    93,669

    101,165

    Liabilities

    782,767

    730,712

    683,752

    905,981

    919,283

    Stockholders' equity

    2,333,857

    2,387,490

    2,368,232

    2,425,337

    2,432,249

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2016

    Biostar: Consolidated income statement, 4Q14 - 4Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    529,844

     

    890,287

     

    704,424

     

    706,040

     

    638,195

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    21,878

    4.1%

    44,226

    5%

    41,728

    5.9%

    76,244

    10.8%

    32,126

    5%

    Operating expenses

    86,962

    16.4%

    92,618

    10.4%

    87,558

    12.4%

    87,746

    12.4%

    81,551

    12.8%

    Operating income (loss)

    -65,084

    -12.3%

    -48,392

    -5.4%

    -45,830

    -6.5%

    -11,502

    -1.6%

    -49,425

    -7.7%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    1,696

    0.3%

    63,382

    7.1%

    -11,410

    -1.6%

    1,151

    0.2%

    -89,528

    -14%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    -63,388

    -12%

    14,990

    1.7%

    -57,240

    -8.1%

    -10,351

    -1.5%

    -138,953

    -21.8%

    Net income (loss)

    -58,667

    -11.1%

    15,712

    1.8%

    -50,242

    -7.1%

    -11,126

    -1.6%

    -153,263

    -24%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    -0.3

     

    0.1

     

    -0.3

     

    -0.1

     

    -0.9

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2016

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