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Innovation should be based on solving customer problems, says Epistar chairman - related company info
Siu Han, Taipei; Jackie Chang, DIGITIMES [Friday 21 June 2013]
  • Epistar
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$66 on the TSE on Wednesday, August 20, 2014.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2,786 million for July 2014, representing a 1.2% drop on month and 45.3% increase on year.
    For the first quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$6,241 million in consolidated revenues, up 2.4% sequentially and up 44.3% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Epistar

    Chinese name: 晶元光電股份有限公司

    Short name: Epistar

    Stock code: 2448

    Tax ID: 84149786

    Market: TSE

    Established: 19 Sep 1996

    Paid in capital: NT$9.36 billion

    Listed on TSE: 25 May 2001

    Website: www.epistar.com.tw

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  • Latest stock
    Epistar [2448] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    21-Aug 12,054 4,365 749,325,219 65.80 65.80 61.40 61.40-4.60-6.97% 61.40 0.00
    20-Aug 9,309 5,176 617,944,261 68.00 68.40 65.60 66.00-1.80-2.65% 66.00 65.90
    19-Aug 3,513 2,191 239,630,292 68.60 68.90 67.70 67.80-0.10-0.15% 67.80 67.70
    18-Aug 4,710 2,551 318,857,222 68.50 68.70 67.00 67.90-0.20-0.29% 67.90 67.80
    15-Aug 5,104 2,408 349,883,384 69.90 69.90 68.00 68.10-1.20-1.73% 68.30 68.10
    14-Aug 7,083 3,528 493,812,455 70.80 70.80 69.00 69.30-0.70-1.00% 69.50 69.30
    13-Aug 6,690 4,170 469,427,930 71.00 71.00 69.50 70.00-0.60-0.85% 70.00 69.90
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Jul-14

    2,786

    (1.2%)

    45.3%

    17,153

    39.4%

    Jun-14

    2,820

    0.9%

    46.5%

    14,367

    38.3%

    May-14

    2,796

    11.4%

    25.8%

    11,547

    36.4%

    Apr-14

    2,510

    5.9%

    30.8%

    8,751

    40.2%

    Mar-14

    2,370

    19.5%

    38.3%

    6,241

    44.3%

    Feb-14

    1,982

    5%

    57.5%

    3,871

    48.3%

    Jan-14

    1,889

    (7.7%)

    39.7%

    1,889

    39.7%

    Dec-13

    2,047

    (1.4%)

    61.5%

    22,250

    11.6%

    Nov-13

    2,075

    4.7%

    39.8%

    20,203

    8.3%

    Oct-13

    1,982

    6.3%

    17%

    18,128

    5.5%

    Sep-13

    1,866

    (5.4%)

    3.2%

    16,146

    4.3%

    Aug-13

    1,971

    2.9%

    0.4%

    14,280

    4.4%

    Jul-13

    1,917

    (0.5%)

    0.8%

    12,309

    5.1%

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    1Q-14

    6,241

    2.4%

    44.3%

    6,241

    44.3%

    4Q-13

    6,095

    5.9%

    37.1%

    22,241

    11.6%

    3Q-13

    5,754

    (5.2%)

    1.4%

    16,147

    4.3%

    2Q-13

    6,068

    40.3%

    9.1%

    10,393

    5.9%

    1Q-13

    4,325

    (2.7%)

    1.8%

    4,325

    1.8%

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

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

    Item

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    1Q-2013

    Current assets

    28,967,601

    36,249,273

    35,271,156

    28,459,968

    27,110,398

    Intangible assets

    4,366,203

    4,291,051

    4,192,892

    4,224,675

    4,241,200

    Non-current assets

    40,419,437

    39,746,760

    39,866,122

    39,901,177

    40,015,424

    Assets

    69,387,038

    75,996,033

    75,137,278

    68,361,145

    67,125,822

    Current liabilities

    11,674,858

    18,453,138

    17,841,335

    17,537,556

    16,217,287

    Non-current liabilities

    10,362,269

    9,939,982

    9,840,286

    3,395,736

    3,526,138

    Liabilities

    22,037,127

    28,393,120

    27,681,621

    20,933,292

    19,743,425

    Stockholders' equity

    47,349,911

    47,602,913

    47,455,657

    47,427,853

    47,382,397

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

    Epistar: 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

    Operating revenue

    8,126,349

     

    6,240,741

     

    6,094,786

     

    5,753,930

     

    6,067,860

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    1,741,203

     

    950,726

     

    799,157

     

    925,591

     

    963,945

     

    Operating expenses

    744,404

     

    689,283

     

    725,792

     

    788,396

     

    691,364

     

    Operating income (loss)

    1,045,769

     

    319,010

     

    155,182

     

    204,410

     

    386,980

     

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -171,053

     

    -1,266,144

     

    -152,755

     

    -281,484

     

    21,066

     

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    874,716

     

    -947,134

     

    2,427

     

    -77,074

     

    408,046

     

    Net income (loss)

    746,805

     

    -852,505

     

    26,363

     

    -65,302

     

    361,675

     

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.8

     

    -0.9

     

    0

     

    -0.1

     

    0.4

     

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

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