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Sammi Huang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES
Thursday 20 March 2014
  • Epistar
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$43.05 on the TSE on Tuesday, June 19, 2018.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1,814 million for May 2018, representing a 8.9% increase on month and 18.1% drop on year.
    For the first quarter of 2018, the company totaled NT$5,148 million in consolidated revenues, down 13.3% sequentially and down 10.2% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Epistar

    Chinese name: 晶元光電股份有限公司

    Short name: Epistar

    Stock code: 2448

    Tax ID: 84149786

    Market: TSE

    Established: 19 Sep 1996

    Paid in capital: NT$10.89 billion

    Listed on TSE: 25 May 2001

    Website: www.epistar.com.tw

  • On display

    2013 Taiwan Internationbal Lighting Show: Epistar applications for agricultural lighting

    2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show: Epistar candle lamps

    Epistar at 2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show

  • Latest stock
    Epistar [2448] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    20-Jun 20,774   43.45 43.60 39.30 40.35-2.70-6.27%  
    19-Jun 18,683 8,615 812,125,490 43.30 44.05 42.90 43.05-0.65-1.49% 43.05 43.15
    15-Jun 30,054 12,578 1,302,583,200 42.75 44.00 42.70 43.70+1.75+4.17% 43.60 43.70
    14-Jun 26,741 12,163 1,135,782,000 43.55 43.65 41.85 41.95-1.70-3.89% 41.95 42.00
    13-Jun 27,525 11,093 1,210,462,400 43.85 44.75 43.60 43.65+0.35+0.81% 43.65 43.70
    12-Jun 21,150 8,689 924,241,550 43.80 44.40 43.25 43.30-0.45-1.03% 43.30 43.35
    11-Jun 31,732 13,074 1,411,281,672 45.30 45.35 43.45 43.75-0.75-1.69% 43.70 43.75
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, May 2017 - May 2018 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    May-18

    1,814

    8.9%

    (18.1%)

    8,627

    (14.9%)

    Apr-18

    1,665

    (6.2%)

    (23.9%)

    6,813

    (14%)

    Mar-18

    1,776

    18.7%

    (20.4%)

    5,148

    (10.2%)

    Feb-18

    1,496

    (20.2%)

    (17.9%)

    3,372

    (3.8%)

    Jan-18

    1,876

    (8.6%)

    11.5%

    1,876

    11.5%

    Dec-17

    2,052

    13%

    (0.7%)

    25,370

    (0.7%)

    Nov-17

    1,815

    (12.3%)

    (15%)

    23,318

    (0.7%)

    Oct-17

    2,070

    (16.4%)

    (2.9%)

    21,503

    0.8%

    Sep-17

    2,476

    6.2%

    12.8%

    19,433

    1.2%

    Aug-17

    2,332

    3.7%

    5.3%

    16,957

    (0.3%)

    Jul-17

    2,249

    0.5%

    3.1%

    14,625

    (1.1%)

    Jun-17

    2,238

    1.1%

    6.3%

    12,375

    (1.9%)

    May-17

    2,214

    1.2%

    2.7%

    10,137

    (3.5%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, June 2018

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, 1Q17 - 1Q18 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    1Q-18

    5,148

    (13.3%)

    (10.2%)

    5,148

    (10.2%)

    4Q-17

    5,937

    (14.7%)

    (6.3%)

    25,271

    (1.1%)

    3Q-17

    6,958

    4.7%

    5.5%

    19,333

    0.7%

    2Q-17

    6,645

    16%

    1.4%

    12,375

    (1.9%)

    1Q-17

    5,731

    (9.5%)

    (5.4%)

    5,731

    (5.4%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, June 2018

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Epistar: Consolidated balance sheet, 1Q17 - 1Q18 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2018

    4Q-2017

    3Q-2017

    2Q-2017

    1Q-2017

    Current assets

    25,279,884

    26,043,651

    26,058,454

    23,951,694

    23,801,035

    Intangible assets

    7,801,925

    7,846,962

    7,909,611

    7,905,222

    7,960,951

    Non-current assets

    41,032,825

    40,942,018

    41,515,703

    42,076,772

    43,175,008

    Assets

    66,312,709

    66,985,669

    67,574,157

    66,028,466

    66,976,043

    Current liabilities

    9,434,345

    9,668,814

    10,063,531

    8,640,924

    9,229,410

    Non-current liabilities

    2,964,825

    4,332,943

    5,214,440

    6,014,177

    7,199,626

    Liabilities

    12,399,170

    14,001,757

    15,277,971

    14,655,101

    16,429,036

    Stockholders' equity

    53,913,539

    52,983,912

    52,296,186

    51,373,365

    50,547,007

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, June 2018

    Epistar: Consolidated income statement, 1Q17 - 1Q18 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2018

    4Q-2017

    3Q-2017

    2Q-2017

    1Q-2017

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    5,147,859

     

    5,937,346

     

    6,957,836

     

    6,644,871

     

    5,730,563

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    871,700

    16.9%

    1,301,204

    21.9%

    1,659,429

    23.8%

    1,392,775

    21%

    1,130,711

    19.7%

    Operating expenses

    812,066

    15.8%

    920,696

    15.5%

    864,091

    12.4%

    817,192

    12.3%

    765,657

    13.4%

    Operating income (loss)

    127,366

    2.5%

    417,761

    7%

    851,029

    12.2%

    621,318

    9.4%

    417,042

    7.3%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -20,304

    -0.4%

    -179,335

    -3%

    122,157

    1.8%

    310,828

    4.7%

    -637,410

    -11.1%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    107,062

    2.1%

    238,426

    4%

    973,186

    14%

    932,146

    14%

    -220,368

    -3.8%

    Net income (loss)

    377,902

    7.3%

    363,330

    6.1%

    811,985

    11.7%

    795,044

    12%

    -284,146

    -5%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.4

     

    0.4

     

    0.8

     

    0.7

     

    -0.3

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, June 2018

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