Taipei, Tuesday, February 9, 2016 21:16 (GMT+8)
partly cloudy
Taipei
17°C
Digitimes Insight: Acer needs new business model for mobile devices - related company info
Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Friday 1 April 2011]
  • Acer
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$11.1 on the TSE on Thursday, February 4, 2016.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$22,590 million for December 2015, representing a 3.4% drop on month and 22.1% drop on year.
    For the third quarter of 2015, the company totaled NT$67,239 million in consolidated revenues, up 11.7% sequentially and down 21.5% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Acer

    Chinese name: 宏碁股份有限公司

    Short name: Acer

    Stock code: 2353

    Tax ID: 20828393

    Market: TSE

    Established: 1 Aug 1976

    Paid in capital: NT$27.79 billion

    Listed on TSE: 18 Sep 1996

    Website: www.acer.com

  • On display
    • Acer Chromebase 24 all-in-one PC

      The Chromebase 24 (CA24I) features a 23.8-inch Full HD display with IPS technology, with a viewing angle up to 178 degrees...

      Photo: Company, Jan 11.

    • Acer Aspire Switch 12 S 2-in-1 device

      The Acer Aspire Switch 12 S 2-in-1 device adopts a 12.5-inch Full HD display and is 7.85mm thick and weighs 800g or 1,400g...

      Photo: Company, Jan 11.

    • Acer Iconia One 8 tablet

      Acer is showcasing its Iconia One 8 (B1-850) tablet at CES 2016, featuring an 8-inch HD IPS display and a quad-core processor,...

      Photo: Company, Jan 8.

  • Latest stock
    Acer [2353] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    5-Feb 8,108   11.25 11.30 11.10 11.10-0.25-2.20%  
    4-Feb 8,108   11.25 11.30 11.10 11.10-0.25-2.20%  
    3-Feb 8,108   11.25 11.30 11.10 11.10-0.25-2.20%  
    2-Feb 6,951 2,121 79,220,687 11.45 11.50 11.35 11.35-0.10-0.87% 11.40 11.35
    1-Feb 6,645 1,774 75,972,443 11.45 11.55 11.35 11.45+0.00+0.00% 11.45 11.40
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Acer: Consolidated revenues, Dec 2014 - Dec 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Dec-15

    22,590

    (3.4%)

    (22.1%)

    263,490

    (20.1%)

    Nov-15

    23,380

    6.1%

    (17.9%)

    240,900

    (19.9%)

    Oct-15

    22,043

    (25.1%)

    (21.9%)

    217,520

    (20.1%)

    Sep-15

    29,445

    40.2%

    (5.3%)

    195,477

    (19.9%)

    Aug-15

    20,998

    24.4%

    (29.7%)

    166,032

    (22.1%)

    Jul-15

    16,881

    (36.5%)

    (32.8%)

    145,034

    (20.8%)

    Jun-15

    26,569

    50.4%

    (27.3%)

    128,153

    (18.9%)

    May-15

    17,664

    11.6%

    (30.9%)

    101,585

    (16.4%)

    Apr-15

    15,824

    (36.1%)

    (17.8%)

    83,921

    (12.6%)

    Mar-15

    24,744

    19.9%

    (19.6%)

    68,097

    (11.3%)

    Feb-15

    20,644

    (9.1%)

    (15.6%)

    43,353

    (5.6%)

    Jan-15

    22,709

    (21.6%)

    5.8%

    22,709

    5.8%

    Dec-14

    28,979

    1.7%

    2.1%

    329,835

    (8.4%)

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

    Acer: Consolidated revenues, 3Q14 - 3Q15 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    3Q-15

    67,239

    11.7%

    (21.5%)

    195,392

    (19.8%)

    2Q-15

    60,206

    (11.4%)

    (26%)

    128,153

    (18.9%)

    1Q-15

    67,948

    (20.9%)

    (11.4%)

    67,948

    (11.4%)

    4Q-14

    85,937

    0.3%

    (0.8%)

    329,684

    (8.5%)

    3Q-14

    85,686

    5.4%

    (7%)

    243,747

    (10.9%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Acer: Consolidated balance sheet, 3Q14 - 3Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    Current assets

    137,383,922

    129,315,498

    139,824,535

    150,885,170

    153,850,075

    Intangible assets

    26,985,073

    25,712,419

    26,130,822

    26,727,547

    26,056,676

    Non-current assets

    39,056,595

    38,248,824

    39,153,388

    40,209,867

    40,506,061

    Assets

    176,440,517

    167,564,322

    178,977,923

    191,095,037

    194,356,136

    Current liabilities

    105,374,580

    99,512,257

    102,621,505

    117,755,891

    121,471,464

    Non-current liabilities

    4,919,039

    4,866,582

    12,607,483

    12,709,296

    14,932,881

    Liabilities

    110,293,619

    104,378,839

    115,228,988

    130,465,187

    136,404,345

    Stockholders' equity

    66,146,898

    63,185,483

    63,748,935

    60,629,850

    57,951,791

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

    Acer: Consolidated income statement, 3Q14 - 3Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    67,239,030

     

    60,205,753

     

    67,947,548

     

    85,937,104

     

    85,686,365

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    5,470,367

    8.1%

    6,318,171

    10.5%

    6,663,268

    9.8%

    7,361,484

    8.6%

    7,678,719

    9%

    Operating expenses

    6,336,088

    9.4%

    5,478,464

    9.1%

    6,390,210

    9.4%

    6,639,659

    7.7%

    6,607,237

    7.7%

    Operating income (loss)

    -704,296

    -1%

    889,827

    1.5%

    304,110

    0.4%

    814,234

    0.9%

    1,103,791

    1.3%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    1,031,786

    1.5%

    -855,725

    -1.4%

    29,618

    0%

    76,260

    0.1%

    -53,583

    -0.1%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    327,490

    0.5%

    34,102

    0.1%

    333,728

    0.5%

    890,494

    1%

    1,050,208

    1.2%

    Net income (loss)

    190,894

    0.3%

    2,450

    0%

    173,134

    0.3%

    654,098

    0.8%

    650,660

    0.8%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0

     

     

     

    0.1

     

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

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

  • Acer full profile

Topics: Page 2

Companies: Acer

China smartphone touch-panel industry 2016 forecast

CHINA SMARTPHONE | Feb 6, 17:23

In 2016, China's smartphone panel capacity is expected to increase steadily, with BOE and Tianma expanding 6G capacity and GVO and Truly Optoelectronics increasing their share of handset panel production. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the key...

2016 global AP demand forecast

RESEARCH EXTRAS | Jan 27, 18:12

This Digitimes Research Special Report explains the dynamics of the global AP market by analyzing key trends in the market including the shift to 4G, the market strategy of the key AP vendors and GPU providers and the role various applications have in influencing...

China smartphone market and industry - 4Q 2015

CHINA SMARTPHONE | Feb 5, 15:06

Looking forward to the first quarter of 2016, with both China-based makers and international brands aggressively spreading out their new products including all low, mid, and high cost models on the market in the fourth quarter of 2015, the market will have to...

China smartphone AP shipments - 4Q 2015

CHINA SMARTPHONE AP | Feb 5, 14:41

China's smartphone AP shipments grew 16.1% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2015 mainly thanks to demand for inventory preparation from some vendors and year-end holidays.

Taiwan LCD TVs – 4Q 2015

TAIWAN DISPLAY SYSTEM | Feb 4, 14:40

Taiwan's LCD TV shipments reached 10.24 million units in the fourth quarter of 2015, increasing 12.0% on quarter but decreasing 5.8% on year.

China Internet TV and OTT market developments
Trends and forecasts for the China FPD industry, 2014-2017
The transition to 4k TV - UHD TV market forecast, 2014-2017

5-Feb-2016 markets closed

 LastChange

TAIEX (TSE)8063-68.24-0.84% 

TSE electronic322.21-1.06-0.33% 

GTSM (OTC)123.72-0.80-0.64% 

OTC electronic153.44-1.34-0.87% 

  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.