Taipei, Wednesday, April 1, 2015 14:26 (GMT+8)
partly cloudy
Taipei
30°C
Solar-grade silicon wafer prices on the rise, says SAS chairman - related company info
Patty Wang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Monday 20 January 2014]
  • Sino-American Silicon Products
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$47.3 on the TSE on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2,131 million for February 2015, representing a 10.9% drop on month and 2.3% drop on year.
    For the third quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$7,001 million in consolidated revenues, down 3% sequentially and up 14.8% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Sino-American Silicon Products

    Chinese name: 中美矽晶製品股份有限公司

    Short name: SAS

    Arconym: SAS

    Stock code: 5483

    Tax ID: 47238650

    Market: OTC

    Established: 21 Jan 1981

    Paid in capital: NT$5.80 billion

    Listed on OTC: 2 Mar 2001

    Public since: 26 Oct 1990

    Website: www.saswafer.com

  • On display
    • Toshiba HK3R SSD

      Toshiba has announced that it will expand its family of enterprise SSD with new models designed to support read intensive...

      Photo: Company, Dec 13.

    • Micron P410m SSD

      Micron Technology has announced a new SAS solid state drive (SSD) targeted at data center appliances and enterprise platforms...

      Photo: Company, Feb 27.

    • Anobit Genesis-S Series SAS SSD

      Anobit has announced its second generation Genesis SSDs, targeted at network and server attached storage, as well as enterprise...

      Photo: Company, Sep 21.

  • Latest stock
    SAS [5483] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    1-Apr 4,444   47.30 47.70 46.80 46.85-0.45-0.95%  
    31-Mar 2,378   47.20 47.50 46.95 47.30+0.35+0.75%  
    30-Mar 5,817 3,322 275,569,950 48.05 48.35 46.75 46.95-1.10-2.29% 46.90 46.95
    27-Mar 3,643 2,173 176,526,550 48.50 49.05 48.05 48.05-0.30-0.62% 48.05 48.10
    26-Mar 3,742 2,308 181,840,100 48.75 49.10 48.30 48.35-0.40-0.82% 48.35 48.40
    25-Mar 5,482 2,942 268,483,400 49.50 49.60 48.65 48.75-1.05-2.11% 48.75 48.85
    24-Mar 3,021 1,475 150,840,250 50.30 50.40 49.65 49.80-0.20-0.40% 49.80 49.85
    23-Mar 5,895 3,150 295,272,900 49.60 50.70 49.50 50.00+0.60+1.21% 49.95 50.00
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    SAS: Consolidated revenues, Feb 2014 - Feb 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Feb-15

    2,131

    (10.9%)

    (2.3%)

    4,523

    12.7%

    Jan-15

    2,392

    (3.8%)

    30.4%

    2,392

    30.4%

    Dec-14

    2,488

    4.4%

    21.6%

    27,885

    25.5%

    Nov-14

    2,384

    (2.7%)

    23.5%

    25,397

    25.9%

    Oct-14

    2,451

    (2.1%)

    29.7%

    23,013

    26.2%

    Sep-14

    2,505

    12.8%

    31.9%

    20,562

    25.8%

    Aug-14

    2,221

    (1.5%)

    (3.8%)

    18,058

    25%

    Jul-14

    2,254

    (9.1%)

    19.7%

    15,837

    30.5%

    Jun-14

    2,479

    4.1%

    32.2%

    13,583

    32.4%

    May-14

    2,381

    0.3%

    35.2%

    11,104

    32.5%

    Apr-14

    2,375

    1.9%

    39.2%

    8,722

    31.8%

    Mar-14

    2,332

    7%

    34%

    6,347

    29.2%

    Feb-14

    2,181

    18.9%

    40.9%

    4,015

    26.6%

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    3Q-14

    7,001

    (3%)

    14.8%

    20,563

    25.7%

    2Q-14

    7,214

    13.6%

    34.8%

    13,563

    32.1%

    1Q-14

    6,348

    8.4%

    29.2%

    6,348

    29.2%

    4Q-13

    5,855

    (4%)

    18.8%

    22,215

    20.8%

    3Q-13

    6,096

    13.9%

    15.3%

    16,360

    21.5%

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    SAS: Consolidated balance sheet, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    Current assets

    16,811,804

    16,290,097

    17,130,817

    15,192,762

    13,865,278

    Intangible assets

    694,238

    668,443

    657,075

    670,499

    656,780

    Non-current assets

    24,075,312

    25,240,188

    26,066,205

    25,903,704

    25,808,364

    Assets

    40,887,116

    41,530,285

    43,197,022

    41,096,466

    39,673,642

    Current liabilities

    9,791,759

    9,485,592

    11,455,398

    9,731,202

    9,107,014

    Non-current liabilities

    9,512,219

    10,503,111

    10,486,525

    10,078,286

    9,980,737

    Liabilities

    19,303,978

    19,988,703

    21,941,923

    19,809,488

    19,087,751

    Stockholders' equity

    21,583,138

    21,541,582

    21,255,099

    21,286,978

    20,585,891

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

    SAS: Consolidated income statement, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

     

     

    7,000,649

     

    7,214,316

     

    6,348,330

     

    5,854,868

     

    Operating revenue

     

     

    7,000,649

    100%

    7,214,316

    100%

    6,348,330

    100%

    5,854,868

    100%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

     

     

    925,546

    13.2%

    872,079

    12.1%

    1,006,657

    15.9%

    545,608

    9.3%

    Operating expenses

     

     

    507,120

    7.2%

    357,269

    5%

    560,320

    8.8%

    424,679

    7.3%

    Operating income (loss)

     

     

    418,426

    6%

    514,810

    7.1%

    446,337

    7%

    120,929

    2.1%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

     

     

    141,581

    2%

    -41,330

    -0.6%

    126,354

    2%

    -113,189

    -1.9%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

     

     

    560,007

    8%

    473,480

    6.6%

    572,691

    9%

    7,740

    0.1%

    Net income (loss)

     

     

    514,833

    7.4%

    449,083

    6.2%

    509,371

    8%

    -44,318

    -0.8%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

     

     

    0.9

     

    0.7

     

    0.9

     

     

     

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

Realtime news
  • Rooftop PV systems are stage for Taiwan solar cell makers: Q&A with Win Win Precision chairman David Chen

    Green energy | 24min ago

  • Solargiga PV module shipments grow 78.8% in 2014

    Green energy | 3h 12min ago

  • PCL Technologies expects steady growth in shipments of LTE, 10Gbps SFP+ optical transceiver modules

    Mobile + telecom | 3h 15min ago

  • Worldwide natural gas vehicle sales to total 37.2 million from 2014-2024, says Navigant

    Green energy | 3h 30min ago

  • 220 GaN MOCVD reactors to be installed in 2015, says IHS

    LED | 3h 32min ago

  • ASE to deal out cash dividend for 2014

    Bits + chips | 3h 34min ago

  • Philips to sell majority interest in combined LED components and automotive lighting business to GO Scale Capital

    LED | 3h 36min ago

  • IC demand from China picking up, say Taiwan firms

    Bits + chips | Mar 31, 22:04

  • HTC to unveil new HTC One family products in April in Beijing

    Mobile + telecom - Newswatch | Mar 31, 22:02

  • China market: Xiaomi unveils 5 new products

    IT + CE | Mar 31, 21:56

  • E Ink reports 2014 revenues

    Displays | Mar 31, 21:53

  • VIS signs OTP IP license agreement with Attopsemi

    Bits + chips | Mar 31, 21:52

  • Taiwan plastic chassis makers reducing capacities

    IT + CE | Mar 31, 21:07

  • LG Chem to invest US$100 million to expand China polarizer facilities, says report

    Displays | Mar 31, 20:43

  • Getac Technology expects 2015 ruggedized device shipments to grow at least 15%

    IT + CE | Mar 31, 20:41

  • Wistron invests in Arbor Technology

    Before Going to Press | Mar 31, 21:43

  • Neo Solar Power installs double-glass N-type BiFi PV modules in Japan

    Before Going to Press | Mar 31, 20:28

  • Foxconn scores points in automating production in eastern China

    Before Going to Press | Mar 31, 20:24

  • Foxconn to not engage in production, marketing of electric vehicles

    Before Going to Press | Mar 31, 20:23

Pause
 | 
View more

31-Mar-2015 markets closed

 LastChange

TAIEX (TSE)9521.87+18.15+0.19% 

TSE electronic378+0.10+0.03% 

GTSM (OTC)142.07-1.74-1.21% 

OTC electronic186.81-1.50-0.8% 

High-brightness LED market trends and forecast, 2015
Analysis of China revised domestic semiconductor industry goals
Trends and developments in the OTT market
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.

TAG CLOUD
10 days cloud