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  • Compal Electronics
  • Compal Electronics is a Taiwan based notebook PC's original design manufacturer (ODM), handling the production of notebook computers and monitors for global PC brands around the world. It is listed in Taiwan Stock Exchange. The company's headquarters is in Taipei, (Taiwan), with offices in the People's Republic of China, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Compal's main production facility is in Kunshan, China.

    Compal is one of the largest notebook manufacturers.

  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$26.05 on the TSE on Wednesday, March 25, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$54,610 million for February 2015, representing a 20.6% drop on month and 10.3% increase on year.
    For the third quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$226,793 million in consolidated revenues, up 12.4% sequentially and up 37.6% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Compal Electronics

    Chinese name: 仁寶電腦工業股份有限公司

    Short name: Compal

    Stock code: 2324

    Country: Taiwan

    Tax ID: 21222725

    Market: TSE

    Established: 1 Jun 1984

    Paid in capital: NT$44.16 billion

    Listed on TSE: 18 Feb 1992

    Website: www.compal.com

  • Latest stock
    Compal [2324] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    26-Mar 31,306   25.50 25.80 25.20 25.65-0.40-1.54%  
    25-Mar 38,572 10,721 1,007,232,149 26.90 26.95 25.60 26.05-0.95-3.52% 26.10 26.05
    24-Mar 16,034 5,674 431,857,420 26.95 27.00 26.75 27.00+0.10+0.37% 27.00 26.95
    23-Mar 18,359 5,652 494,740,703 27.00 27.15 26.80 26.90+0.15+0.56% 26.90 26.85
    20-Mar 28,627 8,435 770,460,672 27.30 27.30 26.65 26.75-0.55-2.01% 26.80 26.75
    19-Mar 21,796 7,456 598,417,597 27.50 27.70 27.30 27.30+0.05+0.18% 27.35 27.30
    18-Mar 37,242 9,440 1,004,698,940 26.60 27.25 26.55 27.25+0.65+2.44% 27.25 27.20
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Compal: Consolidated revenues, Feb 2014 - Feb 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Feb-15

    54,610

    (20.6%)

    10.3%

    123,348

    19.8%

    Jan-15

    68,738

    (17.1%)

    28.5%

    68,738

    28.5%

    Dec-14

    82,922

    0.6%

    28.2%

    845,800

    22.1%

    Nov-14

    82,445

    1.6%

    25%

    762,878

    21.5%

    Oct-14

    81,142

    (4.4%)

    29.3%

    680,433

    21.1%

    Sep-14

    84,850

    17.2%

    37%

    599,292

    20%

    Aug-14

    72,391

    4%

    38.9%

    514,442

    17.6%

    Jul-14

    69,603

    (9.3%)

    36.8%

    442,051

    14.8%

    Jun-14

    76,706

    12.8%

    34.6%

    372,448

    11.4%

    May-14

    68,001

    19%

    28.3%

    295,741

    6.6%

    Apr-14

    57,168

    (15.4%)

    0.1%

    227,741

    1.5%

    Mar-14

    67,584

    36.5%

    4.4%

    170,572

    2%

    Feb-14

    49,514

    (7.4%)

    9.3%

    102,988

    0.5%

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    3Q-14

    226,793

    12.4%

    37.6%

    599,298

    20%

    2Q-14

    201,870

    18.3%

    21%

    372,505

    11.4%

    1Q-14

    170,635

    (11.8%)

    1.8%

    170,635

    1.8%

    4Q-13

    193,464

    17.4%

    5%

    692,748

    1.3%

    3Q-13

    164,849

    (1.2%)

    (4.7%)

    499,284

    (0.1%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

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

    Item

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    Current assets

    311,776,080

    296,493,997

    277,096,547

    287,380,820

    265,708,606

    Intangible assets

    1,116,849

    1,239,563

    1,214,052

    1,293,643

    1,479,177

    Non-current assets

    50,946,444

    49,617,744

    45,391,369

    48,721,994

    50,349,588

    Assets

    362,722,524

    346,111,741

    322,487,916

    336,102,814

    316,058,194

    Current liabilities

    238,703,165

    226,272,594

    206,422,623

    220,597,261

    201,387,323

    Non-current liabilities

    25,109,494

    25,266,348

    19,257,410

    15,543,281

    3,960,559

    Liabilities

    263,812,659

    251,538,942

    225,680,033

    236,140,542

    205,347,882

    Stockholders' equity

    98,909,865

    94,572,799

    96,807,883

    99,962,272

    110,710,312

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

    Compal: 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

    Operating revenue

    226,793,017

     

    201,870,079

     

    170,634,865

     

    193,464,102

     

    164,849,264

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    7,395,259

    3.3%

    7,869,321

    3.9%

    7,344,379

    4.3%

    7,681,341

    4%

    6,965,445

    4.2%

    Operating expenses

    5,248,740

    2.3%

    4,985,630

    2.5%

    5,040,257

    3%

    5,219,867

    2.7%

    4,563,189

    2.8%

    Operating income (loss)

    2,146,519

    0.9%

    2,883,691

    1.4%

    2,304,122

    1.4%

    2,461,474

    1.3%

    2,402,256

    1.5%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    938,539

    0.4%

    -189,306

    -0.1%

    -3,772,069

    -2.2%

    939,409

    0.5%

    -5,277,753

    -3.2%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    3,085,058

    1.4%

    2,694,385

    1.3%

    -1,467,947

    -0.9%

    3,400,883

    1.8%

    -2,875,497

    -1.7%

    Net income (loss)

    2,714,769

    1.2%

    2,481,011

    1.2%

    -2,124,885

    -1.2%

    2,577,950

    1.3%

    -2,523,981

    -1.5%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.6

     

    0.6

     

    -0.5

     

    0.6

     

    -0.6

     

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

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