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Lite-On Technology 1Q14 gross margin falls to 25-quarter low - related company info
MOPS, May 14; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 14 May 2014]
  • Lite-On IT
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$32.4 on the TSE on Wednesday, July 10, 2013.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$3,741 million for August 2013, representing a 6.4% increase on month and 19.4% drop on year.
    For the first quarter of 2013, the company totaled NT$10,329 million in consolidated revenues, down 5.5% sequentially and down 14.3% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Lite-On IT

    Chinese name: 建興電子科技股份有限公司

    Short name: Lite-On

    Stock code: 8008

    Tax ID: 16839221

    Established: 23 Mar 1999

    Paid in capital: NT$9.17 billion

    Listed on TSE: 5 Nov 2004

    Listed on OTC: 23 Jul 2001

    Public since: 3 Jul 2000

    Website: www.liteonit.com

  • On display
    • Lite-On 46-inch RGB LED-based TV

      At the Display Taiwan 2007, Lite-On is displaying a variety of applications for its LEDs, with the applications including...

      Photo: Carrie Yu, Digitimes, Jun 14.

    • Lite-On 7-inch digital photo frame and 22-inch LED-based display

      Lite-On is showing a 7-inch photo frame at the ongoing Display Taiwan (June 13-16). The model incorporates a high-brightness...

      Photo: Carrie Yu, Digitimes, Jun 14.

    • Lite-On 8mm-thin LED BLU

      At the Display Taiwan 2007, Lite-On is displaying a variety of applications for its LEDs, with the applications including...

      Photo: Carrie Yu, Digitimes, Jun 14.

  • Latest sales

    Lite-On: Consolidated revenues, Aug 2012 - Aug 2013 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Aug-13

    3,741

    6.4%

    (19.4%)

    28,664

    (18.5%)

    Jul-13

    3,517

    (12.1%)

    (16.3%)

    24,924

    (18.3%)

    Jun-13

    4,000

    16.5%

    (15.6%)

    21,407

    (18.7%)

    May-13

    3,434

    (5.7%)

    (28.4%)

    17,407

    (19.3%)

    Apr-13

    3,640

    2%

    (23%)

    13,973

    (16.7%)

    Mar-13

    3,569

    13.1%

    (20.2%)

    10,333

    (14.3%)

    Feb-13

    3,156

    (12.5%)

    (17.4%)

    6,764

    (10.8%)

    Jan-13

    3,608

    6.7%

    (4.2%)

    3,608

    (4.2%)

    Dec-12

    3,383

    (6.6%)

    (16.5%)

    50,514

    (17.6%)

    Nov-12

    3,622

    (8.2%)

    (18.8%)

    47,131

    (17.7%)

    Oct-12

    3,946

    (10.5%)

    (26.8%)

    43,509

    (17.6%)

    Sep-12

    4,409

    (5%)

    (31%)

    39,563

    (16.5%)

    Aug-12

    4,639

    10.4%

    (20.4%)

    35,154

    (14.3%)

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

    Lite-On: Consolidated revenues, 1Q12 - 1Q13 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    1Q-13

    10,329

    (5.5%)

    (14.3%)

    10,329

    (14.3%)

    4Q-12

    10,929

    (17.4%)

    (21.3%)

    50,471

    (17.6%)

    3Q-12

    13,229

    (7.2%)

    (25.1%)

    39,542

    (16.6%)

    2Q-12

    14,257

    18.3%

    (9.7%)

    26,312

    (11.5%)

    1Q-12

    12,056

    (13.2%)

    (13.6%)

    12,056

    (13.6%)

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

    Latest income statement

    Lite-On: Consolidated income statement, 1Q12 - 1Q13 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2013

    4Q-2012

    3Q-2012

    2Q-2012

    1Q-2012

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    10,669,684

     

    11,310,051

     

    13,561,780

     

    14,681,320

     

    12,350,796

     

    Operating revenue

    10,329,345

    96.8%

    10,929,459

    96.6%

    13,229,409

    97.5%

    14,256,570

    97.1%

    12,055,735

    97.6%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    1,958,580

    18.4%

    2,008,868

    17.8%

    2,311,044

    17%

    2,474,947

    16.9%

    2,013,224

    16.3%

    Operating expenses

    1,499,142

    14.1%

    1,321,887

    11.7%

    1,457,655

    10.7%

    1,712,210

    11.7%

    1,562,685

    12.7%

    Operating income (loss)

    459,438

    4.3%

    686,981

    6.1%

    853,389

    6.3%

    762,737

    5.2%

    450,539

    3.6%

    Non-operating revenues and gains

    90,544

    0.8%

    532,963

    4.7%

    236,001

    1.7%

    215,934

    1.5%

    255,198

    2.1%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    549,982

    5.2%

    899,986

    8%

    986,916

    7.3%

    891,505

    6.1%

    604,465

    4.9%

    Net income (loss)

    433,021

    4.1%

    713,145

    6.3%

    777,972

    5.7%

    704,434

    4.8%

    476,834

    3.9%

    Fully-diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.5

     

    0.8

     

    0.8

     

    0.7

     

    0.5

     

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

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