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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$33.95 on the TSE on Wednesday, February 25, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$156 million for January 2015, representing a 2.6% increase on month and 17.6% increase on year.
    For the third quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$553 million in consolidated revenues, up 18% sequentially and up 13.4% 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
    2-Mar 7,917 3,585 276,619,243 35.00 35.30 34.45 34.70+0.00+0.00% 34.75 34.70
    25-Feb 4,863 2,124 163,435,833 33.35 33.95 33.15 33.95+0.70+2.11% 33.95 33.90
    24-Feb 6,049 1,606 204,228,739 33.90 34.00 33.25 33.25-0.25-0.75% 33.30 33.25
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%

    Feb-14

    125

    (6.1%)

    24.9%

    258

    (1.2%)

    Jan-14

    133

    (12.4%)

    (17.4%)

    133

    (17.4%)

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    3Q-13

    488

    6.3%

    (7.2%)

    1,338

    (11.2%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Weltrend: Consolidated balance sheet, 3Q13 - 3Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    Current assets

    3,225,392

    3,283,555

    3,002,213

    2,830,772

    2,916,943

    Intangible assets

    7,080

    8,010

    7,040

    7,593

    6,190

    Non-current assets

    303,517

    301,106

    289,147

    299,636

    304,883

    Assets

    3,528,909

    3,584,661

    3,291,360

    3,130,408

    3,221,826

    Current liabilities

    478,719

    495,011

    342,574

    397,739

    585,705

    Non-current liabilities

    89,334

    88,481

    89,080

    88,194

    91,540

    Liabilities

    568,053

    583,492

    431,654

    485,933

    677,245

    Stockholders' equity

    2,960,856

    3,001,169

    2,859,706

    2,644,475

    2,544,581

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

    Weltrend: Consolidated income statement, 3Q13 - 3Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    552,888

     

    468,692

     

    405,415

     

     

     

    487,734

     

    Operating revenue

    552,888

    100%

    468,692

    100%

    405,415

    100%

    495,134

    101.5%

    487,734

    100%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    122,676

    22.2%

    101,991

    21.8%

    94,421

    23.3%

    119,025

    24.4%

    109,002

    22.3%

    Operating expenses

    115,361

    20.9%

    101,500

    21.7%

    103,736

    25.6%

    106,904

    21.9%

    90,980

    18.7%

    Operating income (loss)

    7,315

    1.3%

    491

    0.1%

    -9,315

    -2.3%

    12,121

    2.5%

    18,022

    3.7%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    84,381

    15.3%

    38,614

    8.2%

    65,925

    16.3%

    17,628

    3.6%

    37,666

    7.7%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    91,696

    16.6%

    39,105

    8.3%

    56,610

    14%

    29,749

    6.1%

    55,688

    11.4%

    Net income (loss)

    89,516

    16.2%

    37,330

    8%

    54,932

    13.5%

    29,497

    6%

    42,889

    8.8%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.4

     

    0.2

     

    0.3

     

     

     

    0.2

     

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

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