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Soft-World expected to see 2014 revenues of NT$13 billion - related company info
Miranda Chuang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 28 January 2014]
  • Soft-World International
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$89 on the TSE on Monday, April 27, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1,330 million for March 2015, representing a 10.3% drop on month and 19.2% drop on year.
    For the fourth quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$3,545 million in consolidated revenues, up 7.8% sequentially and up 12% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Soft-World International

    Chinese name: 智冠科技股份有限公司

    Short name: Soft-World

    Stock code: 5478

    Tax ID: 81231585

    Market: OTC

    Established: 15 Jul 1983

    Paid in capital: NT$1.27 billion

    Listed on OTC: 29 Mar 2001

    Public since: 29 Dec 1998

    Website: www.soft-world.com

  • Latest stock
    Soft-World [5478] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    28-Apr 1,032   91.00 91.50 89.60 90.30+1.30+1.46%  
    27-Apr 1,359   84.00 89.20 84.00 89.00+5.00+5.95%  
    24-Apr 750   84.60 85.50 83.40 84.00-0.50-0.59%  
    23-Apr 807   83.20 84.60 82.50 84.50+1.60+1.93%  
    22-Apr 745   83.90 84.80 82.30 82.90-1.40-1.66%  
    21-Apr 540   87.10 87.20 84.30 84.30-2.70-3.10%  
    20-Apr 241   85.00 87.00 85.00 87.00+1.20+1.40%  
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Mar-15

    1,330

    (10.3%)

    (19.2%)

    4,050

    (10%)

    Feb-15

    1,482

    19.7%

    5.9%

    2,720

    (4.6%)

    Jan-15

    1,238

    (5.9%)

    (14.8%)

    1,238

    (14.8%)

    Dec-14

    1,315

    13.9%

    4.7%

    14,981

    35.7%

    Nov-14

    1,154

    4.3%

    14.8%

    13,666

    39.7%

    Oct-14

    1,107

    4.5%

    24%

    12,511

    42.6%

    Sep-14

    1,060

    (5.5%)

    20.8%

    11,404

    44.7%

    Aug-14

    1,122

    2.7%

    24.2%

    10,344

    47.7%

    Jul-14

    1,092

    (3.9%)

    28.8%

    9,223

    51.1%

    Jun-14

    1,137

    (7.1%)

    29.5%

    8,130

    54.7%

    May-14

    1,224

    (3.8%)

    48.5%

    6,994

    59.8%

    Apr-14

    1,272

    (22.7%)

    57.6%

    5,769

    62.4%

    Mar-14

    1,645

    17.5%

    77.5%

    4,497

    63.8%

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    4Q-14

    3,545

    7.8%

    12%

    14,994

    36.1%

    3Q-14

    3,289

    (9.7%)

    25.7%

    11,450

    45.9%

    2Q-14

    3,640

    (19.5%)

    45.1%

    8,161

    55.9%

    1Q-14

    4,521

    42.8%

    66%

    4,521

    66%

    4Q-13

    3,166

    21%

    36.3%

    11,016

    2.3%

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

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

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    Current assets

    9,576,930

    9,528,334

    8,849,575

    9,071,903

    8,462,460

    Intangible assets

    255,772

    288,656

    325,520

    343,568

    340,344

    Non-current assets

    1,161,035

    1,232,269

    1,318,637

    1,290,230

    1,143,461

    Assets

    10,737,965

    10,760,603

    10,168,212

    10,362,133

    9,605,921

    Current liabilities

    4,301,838

    4,425,725

    3,917,655

    4,075,943

    3,663,072

    Non-current liabilities

    110,729

    107,045

    107,426

    105,747

    104,191

    Liabilities

    4,412,567

    4,532,770

    4,025,081

    4,181,690

    3,767,263

    Stockholders' equity

    6,325,398

    6,227,833

    6,143,131

    6,180,443

    5,838,658

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

    Soft-World: 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

    3,279,063

     

    3,071,542

     

    3,434,616

     

    4,311,994

     

    3,051,060

     

    Operating revenue

    3,544,853

    108.1%

    3,288,563

    107.1%

    3,640,313

    106%

    4,520,648

    104.8%

    3,165,510

    103.8%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    808,351

    24.7%

    820,893

    26.7%

    962,325

    28%

    1,197,273

    27.8%

    833,083

    27.3%

    Operating expenses

    736,221

    22.5%

    729,774

    23.8%

    884,209

    25.7%

    955,025

    22.1%

    826,024

    27.1%

    Operating income (loss)

    72,130

    2.2%

    91,119

    3%

    78,116

    2.3%

    242,248

    5.6%

    7,059

    0.2%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    22,369

    0.7%

    44,116

    1.4%

    12,518

    0.4%

    23,074

    0.5%

    31,446

    1%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    94,499

    2.9%

    135,235

    4.4%

    90,634

    2.6%

    265,322

    6.2%

    38,505

    1.3%

    Net income (loss)

    43,110

    1.3%

    104,424

    3.4%

    77,972

    2.3%

    210,923

    4.9%

    30,377

    1%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.6

     

    1

     

    0.8

     

    1.7

     

    0.4

     

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

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