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Asia Optical pays over US$33 million to settle patent disputes with Kodak - related company info
MOPS, March 10; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Monday 10 March 2014]
  • Asia Optical
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$43.5 on the TSE on Wednesday, January 28, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1,394 million for December 2014, representing a 5.1% drop on month and 1.5% increase on year.
    For the third quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$4,818 million in consolidated revenues, up 9.6% sequentially and down 4.9% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Asia Optical

    Chinese name: 亞洲光學股份有限公司

    Short name: Asia Optical

    Stock code: 3019

    Tax ID: 55921894

    Market: TSE

    Established: 9 Oct 1980

    Paid in capital: NT$2.81 billion

    Listed on TSE: 26 Aug 2002

    Listed on OTC: 31 Oct 2000

    Public since: 22 Jun 1999

    Website: www.asia-optical.com.tw

  • Latest stock
    Asia Optical [3019] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    29-Jan 6,968   43.50 43.70 42.50 42.60-0.90-2.07%  
    28-Jan 16,391 7,714 721,416,934 44.00 44.60 43.50 43.50-0.35-0.80% 43.55 43.50
    27-Jan 21,143 9,276 907,003,919 41.20 43.85 41.20 43.85+2.85+6.95% 0.00 43.85
    26-Jan 2,944 1,419 120,794,761 40.60 41.30 40.45 41.00+0.60+1.49% 41.00 40.95
    23-Jan 2,385 1,398 97,233,482 41.10 41.40 40.40 40.40-0.25-0.62% 40.45 40.40
    22-Jan 2,615 1,538 106,707,231 41.25 41.40 40.60 40.65-0.35-0.85% 40.75 40.65
    21-Jan 3,803 2,030 157,368,675 41.35 41.90 40.90 41.00+0.10+0.24% 41.10 41.00
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Asia Optical: Consolidated revenues, Dec 2013 - Dec 2014 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Dec-14

    1,394

    (5.1%)

    1.5%

    17,699

    1.8%

    Nov-14

    1,468

    (2.5%)

    6.9%

    16,305

    1.8%

    Oct-14

    1,506

    (9.5%)

    9.7%

    14,837

    2.6%

    Sep-14

    1,665

    10.6%

    21.2%

    13,330

    3.5%

    Aug-14

    1,506

    (6.9%)

    9.6%

    11,665

    3.7%

    Jul-14

    1,617

    15.7%

    17.7%

    10,160

    6.5%

    Jun-14

    1,398

    (11%)

    (5.9%)

    8,531

    9.3%

    May-14

    1,572

    11%

    14.3%

    7,133

    12.9%

    Apr-14

    1,416

    (4.4%)

    5.4%

    5,561

    12.5%

    Mar-14

    1,481

    23.6%

    9.3%

    4,145

    15.2%

    Feb-14

    1,198

    (18.2%)

    47.8%

    2,664

    18.8%

    Jan-14

    1,466

    6.7%

    2.4%

    1,466

    2.4%

    Dec-13

    1,374

    (11.4%)

    6.7%

    17,382

    (15.9%)

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    3Q-14

    4,818

    9.6%

    (4.9%)

    13,361

    3.8%

    2Q-14

    4,395

    6%

    4.5%

    8,543

    9.5%

    1Q-14

    4,147

    (18.5%)

    15.3%

    4,147

    15.3%

    4Q-13

    5,086

    0.4%

    2.9%

    17,955

    (13.1%)

    3Q-13

    5,066

    20.5%

    (8.2%)

    12,869

    (18.2%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

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

    Item

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    Current assets

    14,660,778

    14,689,064

    16,687,250

    17,216,141

    13,235,701

    Intangible assets

    34,798

    34,971

    30,305

    31,763

    34,173

    Non-current assets

    8,111,707

    8,287,966

    8,693,506

    8,880,494

    9,473,178

    Assets

    22,772,485

    22,977,030

    25,380,756

    26,096,635

    22,708,879

    Current liabilities

    6,218,284

    6,618,412

    8,966,755

    9,834,983

    8,725,310

    Non-current liabilities

    546,689

    552,314

    139,762

    141,376

    143,738

    Liabilities

    6,764,973

    7,170,726

    9,106,517

    9,976,359

    8,869,048

    Stockholders' equity

    16,007,512

    15,806,304

    16,274,239

    16,120,276

    13,839,831

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

    Asia Optical: 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

    4,818,165

     

    4,395,172

     

    4,147,379

     

    5,085,992

     

    5,065,899

     

    Operating revenue

    4,818,165

    100%

    4,395,172

    100%

    4,147,379

    100%

    5,085,992

    100%

    5,065,899

    100%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    712,590

    14.8%

    502,016

    11.4%

    463,470

    11.2%

    731,091

    14.4%

    690,622

    13.6%

    Operating expenses

    618,224

    12.8%

    533,624

    12.1%

    605,910

    14.6%

    725,333

    14.3%

    563,422

    11.1%

    Operating income (loss)

    94,366

    2%

    -31,608

    -0.7%

    -142,440

    -3.4%

    5,758

    0.1%

    127,200

    2.5%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -32,881

    -0.7%

    88,608

    2%

    61,497

    1.5%

    -1,018,871

    -20%

    -7,691

    -0.2%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    61,485

    1.3%

    57,000

    1.3%

    -80,943

    -2%

    -1,013,113

    -19.9%

    119,509

    2.4%

    Net income (loss)

    29,174

    0.6%

    33,007

    0.8%

    -110,700

    -2.7%

    -1,041,947

    -20.5%

    89,680

    1.8%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0

     

    0

     

    -0.6

     

    -3.8

     

    0.2

     

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

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