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  • Microlife Corporation
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$70.8 on the TSE on Tuesday, August 19, 2014.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$545 million for July 2014, representing a 112% increase on month and 4.7% increase on year.
    For the first quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$962 million in consolidated revenues, down 47.8% sequentially and up 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
    20-Aug 25 20 1,771,300 70.70 71.10 70.70 70.70-0.10-0.14% 70.70 71.10
    19-Aug 34 25 2,397,500 70.00 70.80 70.00 70.80+0.80+1.14% 70.70 70.80
    18-Aug 36 33 2,530,400 70.50 70.60 70.00 70.00-2.50-3.45% 70.00 70.50
    15-Aug 27 22 1,961,000 73.00 73.00 72.40 72.50-0.50-0.68% 72.40 72.50
    14-Aug 80 55 5,874,500 73.70 73.80 73.00 73.00-0.50-0.68% 73.00 73.40
    13-Aug 63 57 4,615,900 72.30 73.70 72.30 73.50+1.20+1.66% 73.30 73.60
    12-Aug 37 36 2,674,600 72.50 72.50 72.10 72.30-0.10-0.14% 72.20 72.40
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    MLC: Consolidated revenues, Jul 2013 - Jul 2014 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%

    Dec-13

    520

    (14%)

    32.3%

    5,963

    8.2%

    Nov-13

    605

    (14.7%)

    24.8%

    5,443

    6.4%

    Oct-13

    709

    (18.8%)

    18.1%

    4,838

    4.5%

    Sep-13

    873

    25.2%

    12.6%

    4,129

    2.4%

    Aug-13

    697

    26.7%

    (9.1%)

    3,256

    (0%)

    Jul-13

    550

    60.2%

    0.2%

    2,559

    598.4%

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

    MLC: Consolidated revenues, 1Q13 - 1Q14 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    1Q-14

    962

    (47.8%)

    4%

    962

    4%

    4Q-13

    1,842

    (10.7%)

    25.2%

    5,897

    9.5%

    3Q-13

    2,062

    93.2%

    0.6%

    4,055

    3.6%

    2Q-13

    1,067

    15.4%

    15%

    1,992

    6.8%

    1Q-13

    925

    (37.1%)

    (1.2%)

    925

    (1.2%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    MLC: Consolidated balance sheet, 1Q13 - 1Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    1Q-2013

    Current assets

    3,833,317

    4,568,926

    4,374,564

    4,284,640

    3,688,538

    Intangible assets

    59,478

    57,123

    55,122

    56,754

    56,647

    Non-current assets

    662,736

    652,099

    659,088

    647,459

    547,342

    Assets

    4,496,053

    5,221,025

    5,033,652

    4,932,099

    4,235,880

    Current liabilities

    1,200,442

    2,021,222

    1,980,335

    2,143,001

    1,154,110

    Non-current liabilities

    164,401

    163,079

    147,987

    136,028

    128,821

    Liabilities

    1,364,843

    2,184,301

    2,128,322

    2,279,029

    1,282,931

    Stockholders' equity

    3,131,210

    3,036,724

    2,905,330

    2,653,070

    2,952,949

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

    MLC: Consolidated income statement, 2Q13 - 2Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    977,276

     

    962,337

     

    1,842,015

     

    0

     

    1,072,533

     

    Operating revenue

    977,276

    100%

    962,337

    100%

    1,842,015

    100%

    2,062,178

     

    1,067,261

    99.5%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    436,275

    44.6%

    380,148

    39.5%

    640,950

    34.8%

    764,325

     

    440,676

    41.1%

    Operating expenses

    303,779

    31.1%

    288,200

    29.9%

    504,812

    27.4%

    431,118

     

    297,170

    27.7%

    Operating income (loss)

    132,496

    13.6%

    91,948

    9.6%

    136,138

    7.4%

    333,207

     

    143,506

    13.4%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -18,676

    -1.9%

    2,435

    0.3%

    9,529

    0.5%

    -17,752

     

    25,036

    2.3%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    113,820

    11.6%

    94,383

    9.8%

    145,667

    7.9%

    315,455

     

    168,542

    15.7%

    Net income (loss)

    81,367

    8.3%

    72,682

    7.6%

    109,369

    5.9%

    260,386

     

    129,249

    12.1%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.7

     

    0.7

     

    1

     

    2.4

     

    1.2

     

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

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