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  • Microlife Corporation
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$70.1 on the TSE on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$448 million for January 2015, representing a 20.5% drop on month and 4.4% increase on year.
    For the third quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$1,998 million in consolidated revenues, up 104.4% sequentially and down 2.4% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Microlife Corporation

    Chinese name: 百略醫學科技股份有限公司

    Short name: MLC

    Arconym: MLC

    Stock code: 4103

    Tax ID: 04822871

    Market: OTC

    Established: 10 Nov 1981

    Paid in capital: NT$1.10 billion

    Listed on OTC: 29 Mar 2001

    Public since: 16 Jul 1999

    Website: www.microlife.com.tw

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  • Latest stock
    MLC [4103] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    4-Mar 26 17 1,822,300 70.10 70.20 69.80 70.20+0.10+0.14% 70.20 70.30
    3-Mar 34 20 2,390,400 70.30 70.70 70.10 70.10-0.20-0.28% 70.00 70.60
    2-Mar 11 7 775,800 70.80 70.80 70.30 70.30+0.10+0.14% 70.20 70.30
    25-Feb 28 23 1,976,900 69.60 71.30 69.60 71.00+1.60+2.31% 71.00 71.20
    24-Feb 19 18 1,341,700 71.50 71.50 69.40 69.40-1.10-1.56% 69.40 71.10
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    MLC: Consolidated revenues, Jan 2014 - Jan 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Jan-15

    448

    (20.5%)

    4.4%

    448

    4.4%

    Dec-14

    563

    0.7%

    8.3%

    5,881

    (0.1%)

    Nov-14

    559

    (31.7%)

    (7.5%)

    5,317

    (1%)

    Oct-14

    819

    12.3%

    15.5%

    4,758

    (0.1%)

    Sep-14

    729

    1.2%

    40.2%

    3,940

    (4.5%)

    Aug-14

    720

    32.3%

    38.5%

    3,210

    (1.4%)

    Jul-14

    545

    112%

    4.7%

    2,490

    (2.9%)

    Jun-14

    257

    (22.8%)

    (25.2%)

    1,945

    (3.2%)

    May-14

    333

    (14.4%)

    (8.2%)

    1,688

    1.3%

    Apr-14

    389

    46.8%

    2.7%

    1,356

    4%

    Mar-14

    265

    (3.2%)

    (18.1%)

    967

    4.5%

    Feb-14

    273

    (36.3%)

    25.9%

    702

    16.7%

    Jan-14

    429

    (17.5%)

    11.5%

    429

    11.5%

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    3Q-14

    1,998

    104.4%

    (2.4%)

    3,937

    (2.9%)

    2Q-14

    977

    1.6%

    (9.7%)

    1,940

    (3.4%)

    1Q-14

    962

    (47.8%)

    4%

    962

    4%

    4Q-13

    1,842

    (10%)

    25.2%

    5,897

    9.5%

    3Q-13

    2,047

    89%

    (0.1%)

    4,055

    3.6%

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

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

    Item

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    Current assets

    4,670,369

    4,331,327

    3,833,317

    4,568,926

    4,374,564

    Intangible assets

    57,314

    57,515

    59,478

    57,123

    55,122

    Non-current assets

    635,582

    636,210

    662,736

    652,099

    659,088

    Assets

    5,305,951

    4,967,537

    4,496,053

    5,221,025

    5,033,652

    Current liabilities

    2,127,648

    2,094,069

    1,200,442

    2,021,222

    1,980,335

    Non-current liabilities

    181,275

    149,658

    164,401

    163,079

    147,987

    Liabilities

    2,308,923

    2,243,727

    1,364,843

    2,184,301

    2,128,322

    Stockholders' equity

    2,997,028

    2,723,810

    3,131,210

    3,036,724

    2,905,330

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

    MLC: 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

    Gross sales

    1,997,608

     

    977,276

     

    962,337

     

    1,842,015

     

    0

     

    Operating revenue

    1,997,608

    100%

    977,276

    100%

    962,337

    100%

    1,842,015

    100%

    2,062,178

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    699,576

    35%

    436,275

    44.6%

    380,148

    39.5%

    640,950

    34.8%

    764,325

    37.1%

    Operating expenses

    415,047

    20.8%

    303,779

    31.1%

    288,200

    29.9%

    504,812

    27.4%

    431,118

    20.9%

    Operating income (loss)

    284,529

    14.2%

    132,496

    13.6%

    91,948

    9.6%

    136,138

    7.4%

    333,207

    16.2%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    45,258

    2.3%

    -18,676

    -1.9%

    2,435

    0.3%

    9,529

    0.5%

    -17,752

    -0.9%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    329,787

    16.5%

    113,820

    11.6%

    94,383

    9.8%

    145,667

    7.9%

    315,455

    15.3%

    Net income (loss)

    256,002

    12.8%

    81,367

    8.3%

    72,682

    7.6%

    109,369

    5.9%

    260,386

    12.6%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    2.3

     

    0.7

     

    0.7

     

    1

     

    2.4

     

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

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