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AUO reports 4Q13 and fiscal year 2013 performance - related company info
Press release, January 27; Alex Wolfgram, DIGITIMES [Monday 27 January 2014]
  • AU Optronics
  • AUO turns on first 46-inch LCD TV panel from 8.5G facilities AU Optronics Corp. designs, develops, manufactures, assembles and markets flat panel displays. The Company's principal products are thin-film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels. AUO is able to offer TFT-LCD panels in sizes ranging from 1.2 inches to greater than 65 inches.

    The company was established in September 2001 by the merger of Acer Display Technology, Inc. and Unipac Optoelectronics Corporation.  

    In October 2006, AUO further merged with Quanta Display Inc. to create a larger TFT-LCD manufacturer with 20% of the world's large-sized TFT-LCD market, forming the company as of today.

    Its panels are used in computer products, such as notebook computers and desktop monitors; consumer electronics products, such as mobile phones, digital photo frames, digital still cameras, portable navigation display, portable digital video disc players, LCD televisions, and industrial displays.  

    The Company sells its panels primarily to original equipment manufacturing service providers or brand customers. The Company groups its business into three marketing channels: Information Technology Displays, Consumer Products Displays and Television Displays. AUO is the first TFT-LCD manufacturer in Taiwan to mass produce TFT-LCD panels by means of G3.5, G4, G5, G6,G7.5 and G8.5 fabrications, and the constructing G8.5 fab was enter mass production in the second half of 2009. In March 2008 and June 2008, the Company acquired 45% and 26% of equity interests in Verticil Electronic Corp. and Dazzo Technology Corporation, respectively.

  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$12.55 on the TSE on Wednesday, July 19, 2017.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$28,573 million for June 2017, representing a 1.8% increase on month and 4% increase on year.
    For the first quarter of 2017, the company totaled NT$88,557 million in consolidated revenues, down 3.6% sequentially and up 24.5% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: AU Optronics

    Chinese name: 友達光電股份有限公司

    Short name: AUO

    Arconym: AUO

    Stock code: 2409

    Country: Taiwan

    Tax ID: 84149738

    Market: TSE

    Established: 12 Aug 1996

    Paid in capital: NT$96.24 billion

    Listed on TSE: 8 Sep 2000

    Website: www.auo.com

  • On display
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    • AUO 5.7-inch WQHD AMOLED

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  • Latest stock
    AUO [2409] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    20-Jul 130,451 16,175 1,601,017,926 12.30 12.40 12.20 12.20-0.35-2.79% 12.20 12.25
    19-Jul 100,799 14,725 1,277,517,085 12.70 12.80 12.55 12.55-0.10-0.79% 12.55 12.60
    18-Jul 96,075 10,050 1,208,735,861 12.40 12.70 12.35 12.65+0.30+2.43% 12.65 12.70
    17-Jul 84,612 10,807 1,051,604,594 12.65 12.65 12.30 12.35-0.15-1.20% 12.35 12.40
    14-Jul 79,046 10,519 993,854,678 12.50 12.70 12.45 12.50-0.05-0.40% 12.50 12.55
    13-Jul 151,586 18,136 1,917,903,019 12.80 12.80 12.55 12.55-0.35-2.71% 12.55 12.60
    12-Jul 86,957 10,444 1,129,583,403 13.10 13.15 12.90 12.90-0.15-1.15% 12.90 12.95
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    AUO: Consolidated revenues, Jun 2016 - Jun 2017 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Jun-17

    28,573

    1.8%

    4%

    172,969

    14.4%

    May-17

    28,063

    1%

    4.7%

    144,396

    16.7%

    Apr-17

    27,776

    (10.6%)

    7.6%

    116,333

    20%

    Mar-17

    31,052

    6.6%

    18.2%

    88,557

    24.5%

    Feb-17

    29,136

    2.7%

    41.6%

    57,505

    28.2%

    Jan-17

    28,369

    (9%)

    16.8%

    28,369

    16.8%

    Dec-16

    31,162

    3%

    21%

    329,089

    (8.7%)

    Nov-16

    30,242

    (0.7%)

    6.2%

    297,927

    (11%)

    Oct-16

    30,442

    0.7%

    4.3%

    267,685

    (12.6%)

    Sep-16

    30,223

    4.4%

    (3.8%)

    237,243

    (14.3%)

    Aug-16

    28,954

    7.9%

    (5.1%)

    207,021

    (15.7%)

    Jul-16

    26,841

    (2.3%)

    (2%)

    178,067

    (17.2%)

    Jun-16

    27,482

    2.6%

    (10.1%)

    151,226

    (19.4%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, July 2017

    AUO: Consolidated revenues, 1Q16 - 1Q17 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    1Q-17

    88,557

    (3.6%)

    24.5%

    88,557

    24.5%

    4Q-16

    91,846

    6.8%

    10.1%

    329,089

    (8.7%)

    3Q-16

    86,017

    7.4%

    (3.7%)

    237,243

    (14.3%)

    2Q-16

    80,091

    12.6%

    (13.2%)

    151,226

    (19.4%)

    1Q-16

    71,135

    (14.8%)

    (25.4%)

    71,135

    (25.4%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, July 2017

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    AUO: Consolidated balance sheet, 1Q16 - 1Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    Current assets

    165,768,633

    163,346,242

    151,937,857

    145,422,624

    143,299,028

    Intangible assets

    13,464,383

    13,602,834

    14,020,842

    14,269,862

    14,517,958

    Non-current assets

    259,536,437

    266,423,009

    267,711,907

    271,962,441

    264,189,027

    Assets

    425,305,070

    429,769,251

    419,649,764

    417,385,065

    407,488,055

    Current liabilities

    109,185,564

    117,266,175

    118,778,588

    122,391,995

    130,190,998

    Non-current liabilities

    110,469,202

    112,867,894

    108,561,906

    103,683,405

    79,939,527

    Liabilities

    219,654,766

    230,134,069

    227,340,494

    226,075,400

    210,130,525

    Stockholders' equity

    205,650,304

    199,635,182

    192,309,270

    191,309,665

    197,357,530

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, July 2017

    AUO: Consolidated income statement, 1Q16 - 1Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    88,556,816

     

    91,845,582

     

    86,017,319

     

    80,090,903

     

    71,135,232

     

    Operating revenue

    88,556,816

    100%

    91,845,582

    100%

    86,017,319

    100%

    80,090,903

    100%

    71,135,232

    100%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    17,432,749

    19.7%

    17,229,201

    18.8%

    11,307,959

    13.1%

    5,564,339

    6.9%

    389,520

    0.5%

    Operating expenses

    5,415,342

    6.1%

    5,668,782

    6.2%

    5,548,695

    6.5%

    5,448,648

    6.8%

    5,486,438

    7.7%

    Operating income (loss)

    12,017,407

    13.6%

    11,560,419

    12.6%

    5,759,264

    6.7%

    115,691

    0.1%

    -5,096,918

    -7.2%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -67,665

    -0.1%

    -269,015

    -0.3%

    -339,580

    -0.4%

    -355,849

    -0.4%

    -188,110

    -0.3%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    11,949,742

    13.5%

    11,291,404

    12.3%

    5,419,684

    6.3%

    -240,158

    -0.3%

    -5,285,028

    -7.4%

    Net income (loss)

    9,434,633

    10.7%

    8,375,097

    9.1%

    4,615,612

    5.4%

    -803,574

    -1%

    -5,580,424

    -7.8%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    1

     

    0.9

     

    0.5

     

    -0.1

     

    -0.6

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, July 2017

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