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Kenmos to end backlighting module business; plans to further develop vehicle components - related company info
Rebecca Kuo, Tainan; Alex Wolfgram, DIGITIMES [Friday 28 March 2014]
  • Kenmos Technology
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$22.3 on the TSE on Friday, April 24, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$77 million for March 2015, representing a 26.8% increase on month and 72% drop on year.
    For the fourth quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$-1,386 million in consolidated revenues, down 472.1% sequentially and down 207.5% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Kenmos Technology

    Chinese name: 大億科技股份有限公司

    Short name: Kenmos

    Stock code: 8107

    Tax ID: 16359284

    Market: OTC

    Established: 5 Jan 1998

    Paid in capital: NT$1.84 billion

    Listed on OTC: 15 Nov 2005

    Listed on ESB: 17 Jan 2003

    Public since: 31 Jul 2000

    Website: www.kenmos.com.tw

  • On display
    • Kenmos to volume produce new BLU in 4Q

      Taiwan-based Kenmos Technology plans to volume produce a new backlight unit (BLU) that can save 15% production cost for...

      Photo: Rebecca Kuo, DigiTimes, Apr 16.

  • Latest stock
    Kenmos [8107] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    27-Apr 332 122 7,391,750 22.20 22.50 22.10 22.50+0.20+0.90% 22.25 22.50
    24-Apr 449 148 9,969,550 22.40 22.55 22.05 22.30-0.10-0.45% 22.20 22.30
    23-Apr 392 146 8,761,600 22.50 22.55 22.20 22.40-0.05-0.22% 22.40 22.45
    22-Apr 253 83 5,663,800 22.15 22.65 22.15 22.45+0.30+1.35% 22.45 22.50
    21-Apr 1,014 369 22,920,700 23.30 23.50 22.10 22.15-1.25-5.34% 22.10 22.15
    20-Apr 404 145 9,466,450 23.85 23.85 23.25 23.40-0.45-1.89% 23.40 23.65
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Mar-15

    77

    26.8%

    (72%)

    219

    (74.8%)

    Feb-15

    61

    (23.8%)

    (75.2%)

    141

    (76.1%)

    Jan-15

    80

    (48.3%)

    (76.7%)

    80

    (76.7%)

    Dec-14

    155

    27.4%

    (57.8%)

    2,509

    (56.2%)

    Nov-14

    122

    11.2%

    (72.6%)

    2,354

    (56.1%)

    Oct-14

    109

    (8.3%)

    (76.9%)

    2,232

    (54.6%)

    Sep-14

    119

    8.7%

    (71%)

    2,123

    (52.2%)

    Aug-14

    110

    3.3%

    (79%)

    2,003

    (50.2%)

    Jul-14

    106

    (62.7%)

    (75.7%)

    1,885

    (46.2%)

    Jun-14

    285

    (4.1%)

    (41.5%)

    1,778

    (42%)

    May-14

    297

    (10%)

    4.9%

    1,494

    (42.1%)

    Apr-14

    330

    19.4%

    71.2%

    1,197

    (47.9%)

    Mar-14

    276

    12.2%

    (48%)

    867

    (58.8%)

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    4Q-14

    -1,386

    (472.1%)

    (207.5%)

    754

    (86.9%)

    3Q-14

    373

    (59.1%)

    (73.1%)

    2,141

    (52%)

    2Q-14

    911

    6.2%

    (5.8%)

    1,768

    (42.5%)

    1Q-14

    858

    (33.5%)

    (59.4%)

    858

    (59.4%)

    4Q-13

    1,290

    (6.8%)

    (60.9%)

    5,750

    (33.5%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

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

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    Current assets

    1,937,166

    2,028,329

    2,967,074

    3,203,044

    2,559,112

    Intangible assets

    87,397

    87,901

    88,414

    76,124

    76,305

    Non-current assets

    1,186,966

    1,221,161

    1,132,378

    1,190,356

    2,176,052

    Assets

    3,124,132

    3,249,490

    4,099,452

    4,393,400

    4,735,164

    Current liabilities

    871,807

    1,069,424

    2,039,290

    2,688,526

    3,213,054

    Non-current liabilities

    399,901

    392,485

    364,320

    76,869

    42,093

    Liabilities

    1,271,708

    1,461,909

    2,403,610

    2,765,395

    3,255,147

    Stockholders' equity

    1,852,424

    1,787,581

    1,695,842

    1,628,005

    1,480,017

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

    Kenmos: 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

    Operating revenue

    -1,386,465

     

    372,637

     

    910,552

     

    857,568

     

    1,289,935

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    -43,968

     

    85,315

     

    106,714

     

    28,019

     

    -70,483

     

    Operating expenses

    -136,991

     

    87,547

     

    104,310

     

    100,316

     

    221,519

     

    Operating income (loss)

    93,023

     

    -2,232

     

    2,404

     

    -72,297

     

    -292,002

     

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -63,362

     

    42,311

     

    67,461

     

    120,820

     

    -792,371

     

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    29,661

     

    40,079

     

    69,865

     

    48,523

     

    -1,084,373

     

    Net income (loss)

    13,855

     

    34,389

     

    64,473

     

    43,061

     

    -1,085,575

     

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.1

     

    0.6

     

    0.3

     

    0.2

     

    -6.6

     

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

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