Taipei, Thursday, May 26, 2016 19:46 (GMT+8)
thunderstorms
Taipei
28°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$34.5 on the TSE on Wednesday, May 25, 2016.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2,283 million for April 2016, representing a 6.5% drop on month and 1.1% increase on year.
    For the fourth quarter of 2015, the company totaled NT$6,999 million in consolidated revenues, down 4.8% sequentially and down 3.6% 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
    26-May 10,560 5,477 383,514,650 35.50 37.10 35.50 36.05+1.55+4.49% 36.05 36.10
    25-May 2,195   34.80 34.80 34.20 34.50+0.10+0.29%  
    24-May 2,887 1,720 99,497,300 34.20 34.75 33.85 34.40+0.55+1.62% 34.40 34.45
    23-May 2,625 1,655 88,823,950 33.35 34.30 33.05 33.85+0.60+1.80% 33.85 33.90
    20-May 3,950 2,678 132,345,750 33.50 33.95 32.85 33.25+0.55+1.68% 33.25 33.30
    19-May 1,654 1,083 54,292,000 32.65 33.00 32.60 32.70+0.05+0.15% 32.70 32.75
    18-May 2,085 1,441 68,312,100 32.80 33.30 32.45 32.65-0.10-0.31% 32.60 32.65
    17-May 2,869 1,845 93,955,200 32.50 33.05 31.80 32.75+0.50+1.55% 32.75 32.80
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    SAS: Consolidated revenues, Apr 2015 - Apr 2016 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Apr-16

    2,283

    (6.5%)

    1.1%

    9,373

    3.5%

    Mar-16

    2,441

    7.2%

    7.4%

    7,091

    4.3%

    Feb-16

    2,277

    (4%)

    6.8%

    4,649

    2.8%

    Jan-16

    2,372

    1.6%

    (0.8%)

    2,372

    (0.8%)

    Dec-15

    2,336

    (0.2%)

    (6.1%)

    28,283

    1.4%

    Nov-15

    2,341

    0.2%

    (1.8%)

    25,947

    2.2%

    Oct-15

    2,336

    (5.6%)

    (4.7%)

    23,606

    2.6%

    Sep-15

    2,474

    1.3%

    (1.2%)

    21,270

    3.4%

    Aug-15

    2,442

    0.2%

    9.9%

    18,796

    4.1%

    Jul-15

    2,436

    (6.2%)

    8.1%

    16,355

    3.3%

    Jun-15

    2,597

    14.7%

    4.8%

    13,919

    2.5%

    May-15

    2,265

    0.3%

    (4.9%)

    11,321

    2%

    Apr-15

    2,259

    (0.7%)

    (4.9%)

    9,056

    3.8%

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2016

    SAS: Consolidated revenues, 4Q14 - 4Q15 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    4Q-15

    6,999

    (4.8%)

    (3.6%)

    28,269

    1.6%

    3Q-15

    7,352

    3.2%

    5%

    21,270

    3.4%

    2Q-15

    7,123

    4.8%

    (1.3%)

    13,919

    2.6%

    1Q-15

    6,795

    (6.4%)

    7%

    6,795

    7%

    4Q-14

    7,258

    3.7%

    24%

    27,821

    25.2%

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2016

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    SAS: Consolidated balance sheet, 4Q14 - 4Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    Current assets

    19,281,427

    19,117,229

    18,469,219

    18,661,742

    16,811,804

    Intangible assets

    701,566

    747,395

    659,568

    686,263

    694,238

    Non-current assets

    26,904,909

    25,288,003

    23,847,998

    23,482,414

    24,075,312

    Assets

    46,186,336

    44,405,232

    42,317,217

    42,144,156

    40,887,116

    Current liabilities

    10,070,111

    9,338,740

    10,090,261

    9,231,717

    9,791,759

    Non-current liabilities

    7,546,649

    6,807,743

    6,255,522

    8,933,283

    9,512,219

    Liabilities

    17,616,760

    16,146,483

    16,345,783

    18,165,000

    19,303,978

    Stockholders' equity

    28,569,576

    28,258,749

    25,971,434

    23,979,156

    21,583,138

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2016

    SAS: Consolidated income statement, 4Q14 - 4Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    6,998,915

     

    7,351,942

     

    7,123,194

     

    6,795,306

     

    7,258,161

     

    Operating revenue

    6,998,915

    100%

    7,351,942

    100%

    7,123,194

    100%

    6,795,306

    100%

    7,258,161

    100%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    1,018,123

    14.5%

    1,269,778

    17.3%

    918,985

    12.9%

    1,064,345

    15.7%

    693,594

    9.6%

    Operating expenses

    563,044

    8%

    502,982

    6.8%

    497,938

    7%

    470,655

    6.9%

    626,373

    8.6%

    Operating income (loss)

    455,079

    6.5%

    766,796

    10.4%

    421,047

    5.9%

    593,690

    8.7%

    67,221

    0.9%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -153,698

    -2.2%

    63,559

    0.9%

    -54,498

    -0.8%

    -131,794

    -1.9%

    251,643

    3.5%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    301,381

    4.3%

    830,355

    11.3%

    366,549

    5.1%

    461,896

    6.8%

    318,864

    4.4%

    Net income (loss)

    195,554

    2.8%

    462,900

    6.3%

    124,831

    1.8%

    273,117

    4%

    -174,020

    -2.4%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.1

     

    0

     

     

     

    0.4

     

    -0.4

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, May 2016

24-May-2016 markets closed

 LastChange

TAIEX (TSE)8344.44+213.18+2.62% 

TSE electronic331.62+10.44+3.25% 

GTSM (OTC)124.41+2.50+2.05% 

OTC electronic156.66+4.08+2.67% 

China smartphone touch-panel industry 2016 forecast
Trends and forecasts for the China FPD industry, 2014-2017
The transition to 4k TV - UHD TV market forecast, 2014-2017
  • 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.