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  • Apex Biotechnology
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$51.7 on the TSE on Thursday, December 25, 2014.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$160 million for November 2014, representing a 2.9% drop on month and 39.7% increase on year.
    For the third quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$428 million in consolidated revenues, down 3.2% sequentially and down 5.8% 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
    26-Dec 160 129 8,310,061 51.70 52.40 51.70 52.10+0.40+0.77% 52.20 52.10
    25-Dec 160 124 8,233,004 51.00 51.90 51.00 51.70+1.00+1.97% 51.90 51.60
    24-Dec 88 63 4,450,499 50.50 50.80 50.50 50.70+0.20+0.40% 50.70 50.60
    23-Dec 81 57 4,095,875 50.60 50.60 50.20 50.50-0.20-0.39% 50.70 50.50
    22-Dec 103 87 5,205,588 50.10 50.80 50.10 50.70+0.50+1.00% 50.80 50.70
    19-Dec 182 136 9,233,576 51.00 51.50 50.20 50.20-0.80-1.57% 50.50 50.10
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Apex: Consolidated revenues, Nov 2013 - Nov 2014 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    Jan-14

    159

    26.5%

    (11.6%)

    159

    (11.6%)

    Dec-13

    126

    9.8%

    (20.5%)

    1,829

    (9.7%)

    Nov-13

    114

    (0%)

    (27.8%)

    1,704

    (8.8%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, December 2014

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    3Q-13

    454

    (8.5%)

    (0.4%)

    1,475

    (4.5%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, December 2014

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

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

    Item

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    Current assets

    1,443,777

    1,716,112

    1,484,403

    1,447,851

    1,347,766

    Intangible assets

    30,974

    26,283

    25,088

    26,174

    17,236

    Non-current assets

    1,239,343

    1,254,992

    1,267,321

    1,276,137

    1,341,620

    Assets

    2,683,120

    2,971,104

    2,751,724

    2,723,988

    2,689,386

    Current liabilities

    873,784

    829,041

    347,770

    383,354

    382,837

    Non-current liabilities

    27,365

    421,448

    420,792

    420,118

    421,334

    Liabilities

    901,149

    1,250,489

    768,562

    803,472

    804,171

    Stockholders' equity

    1,781,971

    1,720,615

    1,983,162

    1,920,516

    1,885,215

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, December 2014

    Apex: 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

    428,083

     

    442,277

     

    423,222

     

    354,410

     

    454,277

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    126,088

    29.5%

    138,765

    31.4%

    113,997

    26.9%

    106,527

    30.1%

    120,929

    26.6%

    Operating expenses

    57,677

    13.5%

    53,267

    12%

    54,100

    12.8%

    59,426

    16.8%

    51,361

    11.3%

    Operating income (loss)

    68,411

    16%

    85,498

    19.3%

    59,897

    14.2%

    48,747

    13.8%

    67,922

    15%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    6,053

    1.4%

    -11,980

    -2.7%

    12,345

    2.9%

    -3,812

    -1.1%

    -8,211

    -1.8%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    74,464

    17.4%

    73,518

    16.6%

    72,242

    17.1%

    44,935

    12.7%

    59,711

    13.1%

    Net income (loss)

    60,904

    14.2%

    62,496

    14.1%

    62,129

    14.7%

    30,322

    8.6%

    51,591

    11.4%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.6

     

    0.6

     

    0.6

     

    0.3

     

    0.5

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, December 2014

  • Apex Biotechnology full profile

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