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EDN, May 23; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 23 May 2014]
  • Epistar
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$48.3 on the TSE on Thursday, May 28, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2,582 million for April 2015, representing a 9.2% increase on month and 2.9% increase on year.
    For the first quarter of 2015, the company totaled NT$6,646 million in consolidated revenues, up 16.2% sequentially and up 6.5% 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$9.36 billion

    Listed on TSE: 25 May 2001

    Website: www.epistar.com.tw

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  • Latest stock
    Epistar [2448] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    29-May 12,193   48.95 49.80 48.70 48.95+0.65+1.35%  
    28-May 12,441 5,851 602,685,438 48.80 48.90 48.15 48.30+0.20+0.42% 48.30 48.25
    27-May 11,660 5,930 556,556,823 46.90 48.35 46.80 48.10+1.20+2.56% 48.10 48.05
    26-May 6,934 3,680 327,772,246 47.25 47.80 46.90 46.90-0.10-0.21% 47.00 46.90
    25-May 5,774 3,286 268,776,594 46.10 47.20 45.75 47.00+0.60+1.29% 47.05 47.00
    22-May 10,968 4,993 512,115,812 46.10 47.30 46.10 46.40+0.30+0.65% 46.45 46.40
    21-May 5,448 3,118 251,389,141 46.15 46.50 45.70 46.10-0.45-0.97% 46.10 46.05
    20-May 7,647 4,228 355,125,845 46.00 46.95 45.70 46.55+0.75+1.64% 46.60 46.55
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, Apr 2014 - Apr 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Apr-15

    2,582

    9.2%

    2.9%

    9,228

    4.7%

    Mar-15

    2,365

    26.9%

    (0.2%)

    6,646

    5.4%

    Feb-15

    1,864

    (22.8%)

    (8.1%)

    4,280

    10.6%

    Jan-15

    2,416

    19.1%

    27.9%

    2,416

    27.9%

    Dec-14

    2,029

    14.6%

    (0.9%)

    27,780

    24.9%

    Nov-14

    1,771

    (7.6%)

    (14.7%)

    25,752

    27.5%

    Oct-14

    1,917

    (15.5%)

    (3.3%)

    23,981

    32.3%

    Sep-14

    2,269

    (11.9%)

    21.6%

    22,063

    36.7%

    Aug-14

    2,575

    (7.6%)

    30.6%

    19,795

    38.6%

    Jul-14

    2,786

    (1.2%)

    45.3%

    17,220

    39.9%

    Jun-14

    2,820

    0.9%

    46.5%

    14,434

    38.9%

    May-14

    2,796

    11.4%

    25.8%

    11,614

    37.2%

    Apr-14

    2,510

    5.9%

    30.8%

    8,818

    41.3%

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

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, 1Q14 - 1Q15 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    1Q-15

    6,646

    16.2%

    6.5%

    6,646

    6.5%

    4Q-14

    5,717

    (25.1%)

    (6.2%)

    27,713

    24.6%

    3Q-14

    7,629

    (6.1%)

    32.6%

    21,996

    36.2%

    2Q-14

    8,126

    30.2%

    33.9%

    14,367

    38.2%

    1Q-14

    6,241

    2.4%

    44.3%

    6,241

    44.3%

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Epistar: Consolidated balance sheet, 1Q14 - 1Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    Current assets

    37,498,373

    38,110,629

    33,216,670

    29,651,775

    28,967,601

    Intangible assets

    6,600,513

    6,582,803

    4,309,544

    4,352,114

    4,366,203

    Non-current assets

    53,631,771

    53,723,246

    39,865,532

    40,633,681

    40,419,437

    Assets

    91,130,144

    91,833,875

    73,082,202

    70,285,456

    69,387,038

    Current liabilities

    19,073,169

    19,654,313

    13,725,307

    13,027,887

    11,674,858

    Non-current liabilities

    10,658,731

    11,177,464

    10,120,102

    9,743,115

    10,362,269

    Liabilities

    29,731,900

    30,831,777

    23,845,409

    22,771,002

    22,037,127

    Stockholders' equity

    61,398,244

    61,002,098

    49,236,793

    47,514,454

    47,349,911

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

    Epistar: Consolidated income statement, 1Q14 - 1Q15 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2015

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    6,645,576

     

    5,716,953

     

    7,629,113

     

    8,126,349

     

    6,240,741

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    781,856

    11.8%

    868,829

    15.2%

    1,718,607

    22.5%

    1,741,203

    21.4%

    950,726

    15.2%

    Operating expenses

    829,416

    12.5%

    752,532

    13.2%

    912,889

    12%

    744,404

    9.2%

    689,283

    11%

    Operating income (loss)

    21,039

    0.3%

    168,875

    3%

    854,932

    11.2%

    1,045,769

    12.9%

    319,010

    5.1%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    884,380

    13.3%

    -77,968

    -1.4%

    1,322,661

    17.3%

    -171,053

    -2.1%

    -1,266,144

    -20.3%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    905,419

    13.6%

    90,907

    1.6%

    2,177,593

    28.5%

    874,716

    10.8%

    -947,134

    -15.2%

    Net income (loss)

    714,117

    10.7%

    86,207

    1.5%

    1,822,440

    23.9%

    746,805

    9.2%

    -852,505

    -13.7%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    1.8

     

    0.8

     

    -0.9

     

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

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