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  • Apex Biotechnology
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$47 on the TSE on Thursday, July 2, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$128 million for May 2015, representing a 18.3% drop on month and 20.4% drop on year.
    For the first quarter of 2015, the company totaled NT$474 million in consolidated revenues, down 4.3% sequentially and up 12.1% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Apex Biotechnology

    Chinese name: 五鼎生物技術股份有限公司

    Short name: Apex

    Stock code: 1733

    Tax ID: 16130182

    Market: TSE

    Established: 2 Dec 1997

    Paid in capital: NT$985.31 million

    Listed on TSE: 17 Sep 2001

    Website: www.apexbio.com

  • Latest stock
    Apex [1733] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    3-Jul 88 68 4,155,031 47.25 47.40 46.85 47.00+0.00+0.00% 47.30 47.00
    2-Jul 167 139 7,809,592 45.85 47.20 45.85 47.00+1.15+2.51% 47.15 47.00
    1-Jul 41 34 1,880,000 45.65 46.00 45.65 45.85+0.20+0.44% 46.00 45.90
    30-Jun 31 29 1,422,319 45.65 45.65 45.35 45.65+0.00+0.00% 45.65 45.50
    29-Jun 128 70 5,875,448 46.00 46.05 45.60 45.65-0.55-1.19% 45.95 45.60
    26-Jun 86 47 3,942,994 45.55 46.20 45.20 46.20+0.45+0.98% 46.20 46.00
    25-Jun 86 74 3,907,200 45.25 45.75 45.20 45.75+0.50+1.10% 45.80 45.25
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Apex: Consolidated revenues, May 2014 - May 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    May-15

    128

    (18.3%)

    (20.4%)

    758

    6.6%

    Apr-15

    156

    (14.2%)

    22.6%

    631

    14.5%

    Mar-15

    182

    36.4%

    31.7%

    474

    12.1%

    Feb-15

    134

    (15.8%)

    5.9%

    292

    2.5%

    Jan-15

    159

    (7.2%)

    (0.2%)

    159

    (0.2%)

    Dec-14

    171

    7%

    36.1%

    1,789

    (2.2%)

    Nov-14

    160

    (2.9%)

    39.7%

    1,618

    (5%)

    Oct-14

    165

    18.7%

    43.9%

    1,458

    (8.3%)

    Sep-14

    139

    9.9%

    (10.2%)

    1,294

    (12.3%)

    Aug-14

    126

    (22.7%)

    (18.1%)

    1,155

    (12.5%)

    Jul-14

    163

    5.8%

    11.9%

    1,029

    (11.8%)

    Jun-14

    154

    (3.9%)

    8.9%

    865

    (15.2%)

    May-14

    161

    25.9%

    (7%)

    711

    (19.1%)

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    1Q-15

    474

    (4.3%)

    12.1%

    474

    12.1%

    4Q-14

    495

    15.7%

    39.8%

    1,789

    (2.2%)

    3Q-14

    428

    (3.2%)

    (5.8%)

    1,294

    (12.3%)

    2Q-14

    442

    4.5%

    (10.9%)

    865

    (15.2%)

    1Q-14

    423

    19.4%

    (19.2%)

    423

    (19.2%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

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

    Item

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    Current assets

    1,513,288

    1,432,012

    1,443,777

    1,716,112

    1,484,403

    Intangible assets

    30,804

    30,521

    30,974

    26,283

    25,088

    Non-current assets

    1,194,194

    1,212,882

    1,239,343

    1,254,992

    1,267,321

    Assets

    2,707,482

    2,644,894

    2,683,120

    2,971,104

    2,751,724

    Current liabilities

    779,492

    752,294

    873,784

    829,041

    347,770

    Non-current liabilities

    25,322

    26,228

    27,365

    421,448

    420,792

    Liabilities

    804,814

    778,522

    901,149

    1,250,489

    768,562

    Stockholders' equity

    1,902,668

    1,866,372

    1,781,971

    1,720,615

    1,983,162

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

    Apex: 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

    474,282

     

    495,347

     

    428,083

     

    442,277

     

    423,222

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    120,840

    25.5%

    145,823

    29.4%

    126,088

    29.5%

    138,765

    31.4%

    113,997

    26.9%

    Operating expenses

    57,767

    12.2%

    70,142

    14.2%

    57,677

    13.5%

    53,267

    12%

    54,100

    12.8%

    Operating income (loss)

    63,073

    13.3%

    75,681

    15.3%

    68,411

    16%

    85,498

    19.3%

    59,897

    14.2%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -19,875

    -4.2%

    23,037

    4.7%

    6,053

    1.4%

    -11,980

    -2.7%

    12,345

    2.9%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    43,198

    9.1%

    98,718

    19.9%

    74,464

    17.4%

    73,518

    16.6%

    72,242

    17.1%

    Net income (loss)

    36,704

    7.7%

    83,468

    16.9%

    60,904

    14.2%

    62,496

    14.1%

    62,129

    14.7%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.4

     

    0.8

     

    0.6

     

    0.6

     

    0.6

     

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

  • Apex Biotechnology full profile

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