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Ingrid Lee, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Monday 19 November 2012]
  • Apex Biotechnology
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$52.1 on the TSE on Wednesday, April 1, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$134 million for February 2015, representing a 15.8% drop on month and 5.9% increase on year.
    For the fourth quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$495 million in consolidated revenues, up 15.7% sequentially and up 39.8% 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
    2-Apr 153   52.10 52.80 51.80 52.00-0.10-0.19%  
    1-Apr 72 84 3,760,458 52.70 52.70 52.00 52.10-0.60-1.14% 52.20 52.10
    31-Mar 86   52.80 52.80 52.50 52.70-0.10-0.19%  
    30-Mar 101 378 5,367,493 53.20 53.20 52.80 52.80-0.40-0.75% 52.90 52.80
    27-Mar 67 61 3,557,642 52.50 53.50 52.50 53.20+0.50+0.95% 53.20 52.90
    26-Mar 117 107 6,166,354 52.80 53.00 52.50 52.70-0.40-0.75% 52.90 52.70
    25-Mar 79 87 4,180,644 53.80 53.80 53.00 53.10-0.60-1.12% 53.30 53.10
    24-Mar 107 102 5,729,275 53.50 53.80 53.50 53.70+0.20+0.37% 53.80 53.70
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    Apr-14

    127

    (7.8%)

    (30.1%)

    551

    (22%)

    Mar-14

    138

    9.7%

    (25.6%)

    423

    (19.2%)

    Feb-14

    126

    (20.7%)

    (20.4%)

    285

    (15.7%)

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

    Apex: Consolidated revenues, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    4Q-13

    354

    (22%)

    (26.5%)

    1,829

    (9.7%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Apex: Consolidated balance sheet, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    Current assets

    1,432,012

    1,443,777

    1,716,112

    1,484,403

    1,447,851

    Intangible assets

    30,521

    30,974

    26,283

    25,088

    26,174

    Non-current assets

    1,212,882

    1,239,343

    1,254,992

    1,267,321

    1,276,137

    Assets

    2,644,894

    2,683,120

    2,971,104

    2,751,724

    2,723,988

    Current liabilities

    752,294

    873,784

    829,041

    347,770

    383,354

    Non-current liabilities

    26,228

    27,365

    421,448

    420,792

    420,118

    Liabilities

    778,522

    901,149

    1,250,489

    768,562

    803,472

    Stockholders' equity

    1,866,372

    1,781,971

    1,720,615

    1,983,162

    1,920,516

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

    Apex: Consolidated income statement, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    495,347

     

    428,083

     

    442,277

     

    423,222

     

    354,410

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    145,823

    29.4%

    126,088

    29.5%

    138,765

    31.4%

    113,997

    26.9%

    106,527

    30.1%

    Operating expenses

    70,142

    14.2%

    57,677

    13.5%

    53,267

    12%

    54,100

    12.8%

    59,426

    16.8%

    Operating income (loss)

    75,681

    15.3%

    68,411

    16%

    85,498

    19.3%

    59,897

    14.2%

    48,747

    13.8%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    23,037

    4.7%

    6,053

    1.4%

    -11,980

    -2.7%

    12,345

    2.9%

    -3,812

    -1.1%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    98,718

    19.9%

    74,464

    17.4%

    73,518

    16.6%

    72,242

    17.1%

    44,935

    12.7%

    Net income (loss)

    83,468

    16.9%

    60,904

    14.2%

    62,496

    14.1%

    62,129

    14.7%

    30,322

    8.6%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.8

     

    0.6

     

    0.6

     

    0.6

     

    0.3

     

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

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