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Wistron to see shipments decline, but profits grow for notebooks in 2014 - related company info
Aaron Lee, Taipei; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Thursday 14 November 2013]
  • Wistron
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$31.05 on the TSE on Tuesday, September 30, 2014.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$48,011 million for August 2014, representing a 3.6% increase on month and 9.1% drop on year.
    For the second quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$135,885 million in consolidated revenues, up 8% sequentially and down 16.6% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Wistron

    Chinese name: 緯創資通股份有限公司

    Short name: Wistron

    Stock code: 3231

    Tax ID: 12868358

    Market: TSE

    Established: 30 May 2001

    Paid in capital: NT$24.48 billion

    Listed on TSE: 19 Aug 2003

    Public since: 3 Dec 2002

    Website: www.wistron.com

  • On display
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      Photo: Company, Jun 23.

    • Simon Lin, chairman of Wistron

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      Photo: David Tzeng, DigiTimes, Jun 10.

  • Latest stock
    Wistron [3231] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    1-Oct 10,081 4,043 315,410,041 31.15 31.50 30.70 31.50+0.45+1.45% 31.55 31.50
    30-Sep 18,944 6,712 581,101,169 30.40 31.05 30.20 31.05+0.75+2.48% 31.05 31.00
    29-Sep 18,691 6,889 573,315,440 31.55 31.55 30.30 30.30-1.25-3.96% 30.35 30.30
    26-Sep 10,311 5,212 324,244,381 31.20 31.75 31.15 31.55-0.25-0.79% 31.55 31.50
    25-Sep 18,618 7,063 589,099,794 32.15 32.15 31.20 31.80-0.40-1.24% 31.80 31.75
    24-Sep 19,551 7,460 624,627,885 31.45 32.40 31.40 32.20+0.90+2.88% 32.20 32.15
    23-Sep 16,852 5,958 523,790,746 30.60 31.45 30.60 31.30+0.75+2.45% 31.30 31.25
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Wistron: Consolidated revenues, Aug 2013 - Aug 2014 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Aug-14

    48,011

    3.6%

    (9.1%)

    356,007

    (15.7%)

    Jul-14

    46,345

    (5.7%)

    (4.7%)

    307,996

    (16.7%)

    Jun-14

    49,169

    12.2%

    (8%)

    261,651

    (18.5%)

    May-14

    43,832

    2.3%

    (25.3%)

    212,482

    (20.6%)

    Apr-14

    42,833

    (16.3%)

    (15.4%)

    168,650

    (19.3%)

    Mar-14

    51,170

    43.7%

    (16%)

    125,817

    (20.5%)

    Feb-14

    35,610

    (8.8%)

    (19.8%)

    74,647

    (23.3%)

    Jan-14

    39,036

    (19.1%)

    (26.3%)

    39,036

    (26.3%)

    Dec-13

    48,242

    (2.2%)

    (12.9%)

    642,115

    (2.4%)

    Nov-13

    49,321

    8.2%

    (14.8%)

    593,873

    (1.4%)

    Oct-13

    45,602

    (22.2%)

    (17.7%)

    526,594

    (3.3%)

    Sep-13

    58,583

    10.9%

    0.3%

    480,992

    (1.7%)

    Aug-13

    52,823

    8.7%

    14.7%

    422,409

    (1.9%)

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

    Wistron: Consolidated revenues, 2Q13 - 2Q14 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    2Q-14

    135,885

    8%

    (16.6%)

    261,703

    (18.5%)

    1Q-14

    125,818

    (12%)

    (20.5%)

    125,818

    (20.5%)

    4Q-13

    142,975

    (10.6%)

    (15.3%)

    624,009

    (5.1%)

    3Q-13

    159,888

    (1.9%)

    4.3%

    481,034

    (1.7%)

    2Q-13

    162,950

    3%

    2.5%

    321,146

    (4.4%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Wistron: Consolidated balance sheet, 2Q13 - 2Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    Current assets

    211,431,839

    191,231,817

    216,306,422

    231,864,574

    216,472,050

    Intangible assets

    1,620,363

    1,636,882

    1,677,975

    1,680,712

    1,653,352

    Non-current assets

    55,241,751

    56,501,105

    54,235,352

    54,986,802

    53,713,180

    Assets

    266,673,590

    247,732,922

    270,541,774

    286,851,376

    270,185,230

    Current liabilities

    181,486,103

    159,871,132

    168,348,939

    187,287,874

    189,680,137

    Non-current liabilities

    21,454,887

    20,179,920

    35,996,817

    34,969,175

    16,953,590

    Liabilities

    202,940,990

    180,051,052

    204,345,756

    222,257,049

    206,633,727

    Stockholders' equity

    63,732,600

    67,681,870

    66,196,018

    64,594,327

    63,551,503

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

    Wistron: 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

    135,884,930

     

    125,818,268

     

    142,975,258

     

    159,887,702

     

    162,950,452

     

    Operating revenue

    135,884,930

    100%

    125,818,268

    100%

    142,975,258

    100%

    159,887,702

    100%

    162,950,452

    100%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    8,539,259

    6.3%

    6,549,996

    5.2%

    7,309,072

    5.1%

    8,080,449

    5.1%

    6,756,119

    4.1%

    Operating expenses

    6,915,510

    5.1%

    6,334,942

    5%

    6,427,777

    4.5%

    6,242,172

    3.9%

    5,129,309

    3.1%

    Operating income (loss)

    1,623,749

    1.2%

    215,054

    0.2%

    881,295

    0.6%

    1,838,277

    1.1%

    1,626,810

    1%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -23

    0%

    238,483

    0.2%

    713,502

    0.5%

    100,415

    0.1%

    650,603

    0.4%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    1,623,726

    1.2%

    453,537

    0.4%

    1,594,797

    1.1%

    1,938,692

    1.2%

    2,277,413

    1.4%

    Net income (loss)

    1,215,966

    0.9%

    341,941

    0.3%

    927,748

    0.6%

    1,468,616

    0.9%

    1,743,095

    1.1%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.5

     

    0.1

     

    0.4

     

    0.6

     

    0.7

     

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

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