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  • Microlife Corporation
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$80.5 on the TSE on Thursday, April 17, 2014.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$265 million for March 2014, representing a 3.2% drop on month and 25.6% drop on year.
    For the fourth quarter of 2013, the company totaled NT$1,842 million in consolidated revenues, down 10.7% sequentially and up 28.4% 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
    18-Apr 103 70 8,229,800 80.50 80.50 79.60 79.90-0.60-0.75% 79.60 80.10
    17-Apr 109 99 8,782,900 79.60 80.90 79.60 80.50+0.90+1.13% 80.50 80.70
    15-Apr 93 68 7,430,700 79.00 80.30 79.00 79.60+0.70+0.89% 79.60 80.20
    14-Apr 130 100 10,306,900 80.00 80.00 78.90 78.90-1.10-1.38% 78.90 79.00
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Mar-14

    265

    (3.2%)

    (25.6%)

    967

    1%

    Feb-14

    273

    (36.3%)

    28.2%

    702

    18.1%

    Jan-14

    429

    (17.5%)

    12.5%

    429

    12.5%

    Dec-13

    520

    (14%)

    32.3%

    6,017

    11.6%

    Nov-13

    605

    (14.7%)

    24.8%

    5,497

    10%

    Oct-13

    709

    (18.8%)

    18.1%

    4,892

    8.4%

    Sep-13

    873

    25.2%

    12.6%

    4,183

    3.8%

    Aug-13

    697

    25.8%

    (9.1%)

    3,310

    1.6%

    Jul-13

    554

    49.8%

    0.9%

    2,613

    4.9%

    Jun-13

    370

    (2.1%)

    (0.3%)

    2,059

    6.1%

    May-13

    378

    (2.2%)

    21.6%

    1,689

    7.6%

    Apr-13

    386

    19.4%

    41.8%

    1,311

    4.1%

    Mar-13

    323

    48.9%

    (22.5%)

    925

     

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

    MLC: Consolidated revenues, 4Q12 - 4Q13 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    4Q-13

    1,842

    (10.7%)

    28.4%

    5,897

    9.5%

    3Q-13

    2,062

    93.2%

    0.3%

    4,055

    2.6%

    2Q-13

    1,067

    15.4%

    12.9%

    1,992

    5.1%

    1Q-13

    925

    (35.5%)

    (2.7%)

    925

    (2.7%)

    4Q-12

    1,435

    (30.2%)

    (4.2%)

    5,386

    4%

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    MLC: Consolidated balance sheet, 4Q12 - 4Q13 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    1Q-2013

    4Q-2012

    Current assets

    4,568,926

    4,374,564

    4,284,640

    3,688,538

    3,890,864

    Intangible assets

    57,123

    55,122

    56,754

    56,647

    54,583

    Non-current assets

    652,099

    659,088

    647,459

    547,342

    646,719

    Assets

    5,221,025

    5,033,652

    4,932,099

    4,235,880

    4,537,583

    Current liabilities

    2,021,222

    1,980,335

    2,143,001

    1,154,110

    1,633,224

    Non-current liabilities

    163,079

    147,987

    136,028

    128,821

    119,111

    Liabilities

    2,184,301

    2,128,322

    2,279,029

    1,282,931

    1,752,335

    Stockholders' equity

    3,036,724

    2,905,330

    2,653,070

    2,952,949

    2,785,248

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

    MLC: Consolidated income statement, 4Q12 - 4Q13 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    1Q-2013

    4Q-2012

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    1,842,015

     

    2,045,221

     

     

     

     

     

    1,660,073

     

    Operating revenue

    1,842,015

    100%

    2,045,221

    100%

    1,067,261

    64.3%

    925,219

    55.7%

    1,416,648

    85.3%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    640,950

    34.8%

    747,368

    36.5%

    440,676

    26.5%

    355,536

    21.4%

    421,352

    25.4%

    Operating expenses

    504,812

    27.4%

    414,161

    20.3%

    297,170

    17.9%

    262,468

    15.8%

    358,337

    21.6%

    Operating income (loss)

    136,138

    7.4%

    333,207

    16.3%

    143,506

    8.6%

    93,068

    5.6%

    63,015

    3.8%

    Non-operating revenues and gains

     

     

     

     

     

     

    67,212

    4%

    27,886

    1.7%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    9,529

    0.5%

    -17,752

    -0.9%

    0

    0%

     

     

    22,290

    1.3%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    145,667

    7.9%

    315,455

    15.4%

    168,542

    10.2%

    160,280

    9.7%

    72,815

    4.4%

    Net income (loss)

    109,369

    5.9%

    260,386

    12.7%

    129,249

    7.8%

    131,957

    7.9%

    50,877

    3.1%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    1

     

    2.4

     

    1.2

     

    1.2

     

    0.5

     

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

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