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Weltrend braces for strong sales in 2014 - related company info
Mavis Hong, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 23 January 2014]
  • Weltrend Semiconductor
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$29.95 on the TSE on Thursday, April 16, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$137 million for March 2015, representing a 29.1% increase on month and 7% drop on year.
    For the fourth quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$450 million in consolidated revenues, down 18.6% sequentially and down 9.1% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Weltrend Semiconductor

    Chinese name: 偉詮電子股份有限公司

    Short name: Weltrend

    Stock code: 2436

    Tax ID: 22099499

    Market: TSE

    Established: 5 Jul 1989

    Paid in capital: NT$2.21 billion

    Listed on TSE: 11 Sep 2000

    Website: www.weltrend.com.tw

  • Latest stock
    Weltrend [2436] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    17-Apr 4,103 2,086 118,599,426 29.90 29.90 28.60 28.75-1.20-4.01% 28.80 28.75
    16-Apr 2,016 961 60,625,939 30.00 30.35 29.85 29.95+0.05+0.17% 30.00 29.95
    15-Apr 2,004 1,083 60,332,880 30.40 30.65 29.90 29.90-0.50-1.64% 30.00 29.90
    14-Apr 2,036 1,159 62,150,474 30.00 30.80 30.00 30.40+0.40+1.33% 30.50 30.40
    13-Apr 3,607 1,784 108,341,150 30.65 30.80 29.65 30.00-0.50-1.64% 30.10 30.00
    10-Apr 11,870 5,124 368,136,321 32.50 32.70 30.25 30.50-2.00-6.15% 30.50 30.45
    9-Apr 6,102 2,429 201,150,141 32.80 33.65 32.30 32.50-0.65-1.96% 32.60 32.50
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Weltrend: Consolidated revenues, Mar 2014 - Mar 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Mar-15

    137

    29.1%

    (7%)

    400

    (1.3%)

    Feb-15

    106

    (32.1%)

    (14.9%)

    263

    1.9%

    Jan-15

    156

    2.6%

    17.6%

    156

    17.6%

    Dec-14

    153

    5.8%

    0.4%

    1,877

    2.4%

    Nov-14

    144

    (6%)

    (13.2%)

    1,725

    2.6%

    Oct-14

    153

    (12.5%)

    (13.4%)

    1,580

    4.3%

    Sep-14

    175

    (0.7%)

    7.8%

    1,427

    6.7%

    Aug-14

    176

    (12.4%)

    5.6%

    1,252

    6.5%

    Jul-14

    201

    27.7%

    27.3%

    1,075

    6.7%

    Jun-14

    158

    (0%)

    4.5%

    874

    2.8%

    May-14

    158

    2.9%

    (2%)

    716

    2.5%

    Apr-14

    153

    3.9%

    4.4%

    559

    3.8%

    Mar-14

    148

    18.1%

    13.1%

    405

    3.6%

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

    Weltrend: Consolidated revenues, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    4Q-14

    450

    (18.6%)

    (9.1%)

    1,877

    2.4%

    3Q-14

    553

    18%

    13.4%

    1,427

    6.7%

    2Q-14

    469

    15.6%

    2.2%

    874

    2.8%

    1Q-14

    405

    (18.1%)

    3.6%

    405

    3.6%

    4Q-13

    495

    1.5%

    9.1%

    1,833

    (6.5%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

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

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    Current assets

    3,174,311

    3,225,392

    3,283,555

    3,002,213

    2,830,772

    Intangible assets

    13,173

    7,080

    8,010

    7,040

    7,593

    Non-current assets

    316,303

    303,517

    301,106

    289,147

    299,636

    Assets

    3,490,614

    3,528,909

    3,584,661

    3,291,360

    3,130,408

    Current liabilities

    395,168

    478,719

    495,011

    342,574

    397,739

    Non-current liabilities

    90,752

    89,334

    88,481

    89,080

    88,194

    Liabilities

    485,920

    568,053

    583,492

    431,654

    485,933

    Stockholders' equity

    3,004,694

    2,960,856

    3,001,169

    2,859,706

    2,644,475

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

    Weltrend: 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

    450,072

     

    552,888

     

    468,692

     

    405,415

     

    495,134

     

    Operating revenue

    450,072

    100%

    552,888

    100%

    468,692

    100%

    405,415

    100%

    495,134

    100%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    101,370

    22.5%

    122,676

    22.2%

    101,991

    21.8%

    94,421

    23.3%

    119,025

    24%

    Operating expenses

    117,487

    26.1%

    115,361

    20.9%

    101,500

    21.7%

    103,736

    25.6%

    106,904

    21.6%

    Operating income (loss)

    -16,117

    -3.6%

    7,315

    1.3%

    491

    0.1%

    -9,315

    -2.3%

    12,121

    2.4%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    42,849

    9.5%

    84,381

    15.3%

    38,614

    8.2%

    65,925

    16.3%

    17,628

    3.6%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    26,732

    5.9%

    91,696

    16.6%

    39,105

    8.3%

    56,610

    14%

    29,749

    6%

    Net income (loss)

    27,229

    6%

    89,516

    16.2%

    37,330

    8%

    54,932

    13.5%

    29,497

    6%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

     

     

    0.4

     

    0.2

     

    0.3

     

     

     

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

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