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Aaron Lee, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Monday 4 February 2013]
  • Compal Electronics
  • Compal Electronics is a Taiwan based notebook PC's original design manufacturer (ODM), handling the production of notebook computers and monitors for global PC brands around the world. It is listed in Taiwan Stock Exchange. The company's headquarters is in Taipei, (Taiwan), with offices in the People's Republic of China, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Compal's main production facility is in Kunshan, China.

    Compal is one of the largest notebook manufacturers.

  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$20.75 on the TSE on Thursday, November 23, 2017.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$86,184 million for October 2017, representing a 4.4% increase on month and 12.1% increase on year.
    For the third quarter of 2017, the company totaled NT$231,609 million in consolidated revenues, up 8.3% sequentially and up 17% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Compal Electronics

    Chinese name: 仁寶電腦工業股份有限公司

    Short name: Compal

    Stock code: 2324

    Country: Taiwan

    Tax ID: 21222725

    Market: TSE

    Established: 1 Jun 1984

    Paid in capital: NT$44.71 billion

    Listed on TSE: 18 Feb 1992

    Website: www.compal.com

  • Latest stock
    Compal [2324] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    24-Nov 3,719 1,315 77,444,450 20.75 20.90 20.70 20.85+0.10+0.48% 20.80 20.85
    23-Nov 4,969 1,906 103,239,600 20.90 20.90 20.70 20.75-0.05-0.24% 20.75 20.80
    22-Nov 8,565 2,524 178,001,250 20.80 20.85 20.70 20.80+0.15+0.73% 20.80 20.85
    21-Nov 13,627 4,375 282,283,750 20.55 20.95 20.55 20.65+0.20+0.98% 20.65 20.70
    20-Nov 12,319 3,531 254,045,400 21.00 21.00 20.45 20.45-0.35-1.68% 20.40 20.45
    17-Nov 12,035 2,667 251,954,450 21.05 21.15 20.80 20.80-0.05-0.24% 20.80 20.85
    16-Nov 10,483 2,726 219,466,800 20.85 21.10 20.85 20.85+0.00+0.00% 20.85 20.90
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Compal: Consolidated revenues, Oct 2016 - Oct 2017 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Oct-17

    86,184

    4.4%

    12.1%

    718,971

    15.2%

    Sep-17

    82,535

    5.1%

    8.1%

    632,787

    15.6%

    Aug-17

    78,540

    11.4%

    21.6%

    550,252

    16.8%

    Jul-17

    70,523

    (14.6%)

    23.9%

    471,712

    16%

    Jun-17

    82,606

    17.8%

    18.2%

    401,188

    14.8%

    May-17

    70,121

    14.9%

    23.7%

    318,583

    13.9%

    Apr-17

    61,033

    (22.9%)

    31.8%

    248,461

    11.4%

    Mar-17

    79,115

    38.7%

    13.7%

    187,428

    6.1%

    Feb-17

    57,034

    11.2%

    11.9%

    108,313

    1.2%

    Jan-17

    51,279

    (28.5%)

    (8.6%)

    51,279

    (8.6%)

    Dec-16

    71,669

    1.2%

    (13.8%)

    766,811

    (9.5%)

    Nov-16

    70,813

    (7.9%)

    (9.1%)

    695,142

    (9%)

    Oct-16

    76,880

    0.7%

    5.2%

    624,329

    (9%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, November 2017

    Compal: Consolidated revenues, 3Q16 - 3Q17 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    3Q-17

    231,609

    8.3%

    17%

    632,816

    15.6%

    2Q-17

    213,780

    14.1%

    23.6%

    401,208

    14.8%

    1Q-17

    187,428

    (14.6%)

    6.1%

    187,428

    6.1%

    4Q-16

    219,339

    10.8%

    (6.4%)

    766,810

    (9.5%)

    3Q-16

    197,887

    14.4%

    (8.3%)

    547,471

    (10.7%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, November 2017

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Compal: Consolidated balance sheet, 3Q16 - 3Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2017

    2Q-2017

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    Current assets

    330,140,546

    280,793,240

    289,710,910

    300,469,007

    288,558,788

    Intangible assets

    1,297,537

    1,304,876

    1,205,308

    1,291,281

    1,274,442

    Non-current assets

    41,951,636

    42,539,864

    42,241,827

    46,547,104

    46,014,599

    Assets

    372,092,182

    323,333,104

    331,952,737

    347,016,111

    334,573,387

    Current liabilities

    241,924,044

    192,704,685

    197,483,353

    209,232,199

    205,333,331

    Non-current liabilities

    22,686,164

    25,482,637

    24,737,741

    25,500,097

    21,412,771

    Liabilities

    264,610,208

    218,187,322

    222,221,094

    234,732,296

    226,746,102

    Stockholders' equity

    107,481,974

    105,145,782

    109,731,643

    112,283,815

    107,827,285

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, November 2017

    Compal: Consolidated income statement, 3Q16 - 3Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2017

    2Q-2017

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    231,608,520

     

    213,780,026

     

    187,427,921

     

    219,338,916

     

    197,886,564

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    7,940,341

    3.4%

    7,808,413

    3.7%

    7,824,425

    4.2%

    9,036,361

    4.1%

    8,693,086

    4.4%

    Operating expenses

    5,019,820

    2.2%

    6,916,160

    3.2%

    4,875,064

    2.6%

    6,627,587

    3%

    5,230,518

    2.6%

    Operating income (loss)

    2,920,521

    1.3%

    892,253

    0.4%

    2,949,361

    1.6%

    2,408,774

    1.1%

    3,462,568

    1.7%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    57,594

    0%

    202,146

    0.1%

    -1,494,276

    -0.8%

    1,337,172

    0.6%

    -617,222

    -0.3%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    2,978,115

    1.3%

    1,094,399

    0.5%

    1,455,085

    0.8%

    3,745,946

    1.7%

    2,845,346

    1.4%

    Net income (loss)

    2,446,656

    1.1%

    417,234

    0.2%

    1,108,146

    0.6%

    2,786,175

    1.3%

    2,379,044

    1.2%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.5

     

    0.1

     

    0.2

     

    0.6

     

    0.5

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, November 2017

  • Compal Electronics full profile

24-Nov-2017 markets closed

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