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PCB maker GBM expects return to profitability in 2014 - related company info
Patty Wang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 23 January 2014]
  • Global Brands Manufacture
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$8.55 on the TSE on Wednesday, May 27, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2,066 million for April 2015, representing a 19.2% increase on month and 17.6% drop on year.
    For the first quarter of 2015, the company totaled NT$5,811 million in consolidated revenues, down 18.7% sequentially and down 21.4% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Global Brands Manufacture

    Chinese name: 精成科技股份有限公司

    Short name: GBM

    Arconym: GBM

    Stock code: 6191

    Tax ID: 81069921

    Market: TSE

    Established: 23 Feb 1973

    Paid in capital: NT$5.32 billion

    Listed on TSE: 19 Oct 2007

    Listed on OTC: 23 Feb 1991

    Website: www.gbm.com.tw

  • Latest stock
    GBM [6191] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    28-May 596 192 5,115,376 8.57 8.65 8.55 8.61+0.06+0.70% 8.62 8.61
    27-May 343 109 2,917,735 8.37 8.55 8.37 8.55+0.05+0.59% 8.55 8.50
    26-May 190 101 1,609,102 8.48 8.51 8.39 8.50+0.03+0.35% 8.50 8.42
    25-May 640 160 5,417,057 8.45 8.50 8.40 8.47+0.02+0.24% 8.48 8.47
    22-May 666 206 5,609,204 8.40 8.50 8.35 8.45+0.05+0.60% 8.45 8.43
    21-May 622 212 5,204,531 8.43 8.49 8.31 8.40-0.10-1.18% 8.42 8.40
    20-May 418 258 3,551,104 8.50 8.59 8.45 8.50-0.01-0.12% 8.54 8.50
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    GBM: Consolidated revenues, Apr 2014 - Apr 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Apr-15

    2,066

    19.2%

    (17.6%)

    7,877

    (20.4%)

    Mar-15

    1,733

    (2.3%)

    (33%)

    5,811

    (21.4%)

    Feb-15

    1,773

    (23.1%)

    (9.2%)

    4,078

    (15.1%)

    Jan-15

    2,305

    (6.2%)

    (19.2%)

    2,305

    (19.2%)

    Dec-14

    2,456

    2.3%

    (12.6%)

    30,058

    (9.4%)

    Nov-14

    2,400

    4.8%

    (25%)

    27,601

    (9.1%)

    Oct-14

    2,290

    (2.4%)

    (25.8%)

    25,201

    (7.3%)

    Sep-14

    2,347

    (14.4%)

    (16.5%)

    22,911

    (5.7%)

    Aug-14

    2,742

    (1.5%)

    (6.2%)

    20,564

    (4.3%)

    Jul-14

    2,784

    11.4%

    (6.5%)

    17,822

    (4%)

    Jun-14

    2,498

    (5.4%)

    (8.7%)

    15,038

    (3.5%)

    May-14

    2,640

    5.4%

    4.4%

    12,539

    (2.4%)

    Apr-14

    2,506

    (3.1%)

    (5%)

    9,899

    (4.1%)

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

    GBM: Consolidated revenues, 1Q14 - 1Q15 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    1Q-15

    5,811

    (18.7%)

    (21.4%)

    5,811

    (21.4%)

    4Q-14

    7,146

    (9.2%)

    (21.5%)

    30,058

    (9.4%)

    3Q-14

    7,873

    3%

    (7.6%)

    22,911

    (4.9%)

    2Q-14

    7,645

    3.4%

    (3%)

    15,038

    (3.4%)

    1Q-14

    7,393

    (18.8%)

    (3.9%)

    7,393

    (3.9%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    GBM: Consolidated balance sheet, 1Q14 - 1Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    Current assets

    15,977,904

    17,894,737

    17,656,859

    17,214,201

    16,316,346

    Intangible assets

    266,154

    269,075

    259,172

    254,983

    260,987

    Non-current assets

    9,798,716

    9,925,263

    10,138,461

    9,724,744

    9,769,625

    Assets

    25,776,620

    27,820,000

    27,795,320

    26,938,945

    26,085,971

    Current liabilities

    9,144,147

    10,899,211

    11,871,427

    11,866,107

    11,548,879

    Non-current liabilities

    5,798,486

    5,731,704

    5,202,490

    4,669,401

    3,955,263

    Liabilities

    14,942,633

    16,630,915

    17,073,917

    16,535,508

    15,504,142

    Stockholders' equity

    10,833,987

    11,189,085

    10,721,403

    10,403,437

    10,581,829

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

    GBM: Consolidated income statement, 1Q14 - 1Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    5,811,174

     

    7,146,218

     

    7,873,117

     

    7,645,257

     

    7,392,943

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    385,444

    6.6%

    597,512

    8.4%

    609,872

    7.7%

    576,595

    7.5%

    561,683

    7.6%

    Operating expenses

    602,040

    10.4%

    554,140

    7.8%

    556,702

    7.1%

    527,230

    6.9%

    540,769

    7.3%

    Operating income (loss)

    -216,596

    -3.7%

    43,372

    0.6%

    53,170

    0.7%

    49,365

    0.6%

    20,914

    0.3%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    25,315

    0.4%

    -12,588

    -0.2%

    66,581

    0.8%

    18,623

    0.2%

    -17,876

    -0.2%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    -191,281

    -3.3%

    30,784

    0.4%

    119,751

    1.5%

    67,988

    0.9%

    3,038

    0%

    Net income (loss)

    -226,952

    -3.9%

    22,555

    0.3%

    99,004

    1.3%

    35,895

    0.5%

    -16,918

    -0.2%

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

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