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Julian Ho, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 20 June 2014]
  • Epistar
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$43.2 on the TSE on Tuesday, October 17, 2017.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2,476 million for September 2017, representing a 6.2% increase on month and 12.8% increase on year.
    For the second quarter of 2017, the company totaled NT$6,645 million in consolidated revenues, up 16% sequentially and up 1.4% 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$11.00 billion

    Listed on TSE: 25 May 2001

    Website: www.epistar.com.tw

  • On display
  • Latest stock
    Epistar [2448] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    18-Oct 45,620 18,576 2,018,560,200 44.20 44.80 43.25 44.65+1.45+3.36% 44.65 44.70
    17-Oct 37,476 15,245 1,647,643,900 44.80 45.15 43.20 43.20-1.15-2.59% 43.20 43.25
    16-Oct 67,608 25,301 3,005,961,050 42.95 45.15 42.90 44.35+1.55+3.62% 44.35 44.40
    13-Oct 64,732 26,194 2,794,697,012 43.40 44.00 42.30 42.80-0.20-0.47% 42.80 42.85
    12-Oct 99,922 35,863 4,195,128,026 39.60 43.30 39.60 43.00+3.60+9.14% 43.00 43.05
    11-Oct 19,412 9,386 765,503,829 39.70 39.85 38.70 39.40+0.25+0.64% 39.40 39.45
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, Sep 2016 - Sep 2017 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    Apr-17

    2,188

    (1.9%)

    (4.5%)

    7,923

    (5.1%)

    Mar-17

    2,231

    22.5%

    (0.1%)

    5,735

    (5.3%)

    Feb-17

    1,822

    8.3%

    10.8%

    3,504

    (8.4%)

    Jan-17

    1,682

    (18.6%)

    (22.9%)

    1,682

    (22.9%)

    Dec-16

    2,066

    (3.3%)

    (4.3%)

    25,539

    0.1%

    Nov-16

    2,136

    0.2%

    17.8%

    23,473

    0.5%

    Oct-16

    2,132

    (2.9%)

    9.5%

    21,337

    (0.9%)

    Sep-16

    2,196

    (0.9%)

    2.3%

    19,205

    (2%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2017

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, 2Q16 - 2Q17 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    2Q-17

    6,645

    16%

    1.4%

    12,375

    (1.9%)

    1Q-17

    5,731

    (9.5%)

    (5.4%)

    5,731

    (5.4%)

    4Q-16

    6,334

    (3.9%)

    7.1%

    25,539

    0.1%

    3Q-16

    6,592

    0.6%

    6.7%

    19,205

    (2%)

    2Q-16

    6,555

    8.2%

    (3.2%)

    12,613

    (6%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2017

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Epistar: Consolidated balance sheet, 2Q16 - 2Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2017

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    Current assets

    23,951,694

    23,801,035

    24,798,264

    23,751,553

    33,196,529

    Intangible assets

    7,905,222

    7,960,951

    8,007,219

    8,019,966

    7,873,547

    Non-current assets

    42,076,772

    43,175,008

    44,299,170

    47,138,814

    47,057,270

    Assets

    66,028,466

    66,976,043

    69,097,434

    70,890,367

    80,253,799

    Current liabilities

    8,640,924

    9,229,410

    10,214,070

    11,266,799

    20,061,924

    Non-current liabilities

    6,014,177

    7,199,626

    7,899,368

    8,213,003

    8,543,135

    Liabilities

    14,655,101

    16,429,036

    18,113,438

    19,479,802

    28,605,059

    Stockholders' equity

    51,373,365

    50,547,007

    50,983,996

    51,410,565

    51,648,740

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2017

    Epistar: Consolidated income statement, 2Q16 - 2Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2017

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    6,644,871

     

    5,730,563

     

    6,334,099

     

    6,592,377

     

    6,555,077

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    1,392,775

    21%

    1,130,711

    19.7%

    1,162,753

    18.4%

    902,256

    13.7%

    292,431

    4.5%

    Operating expenses

    817,192

    12.3%

    765,657

    13.4%

    802,775

    12.7%

    789,930

    12%

    782,215

    11.9%

    Operating income (loss)

    621,318

    9.4%

    417,042

    7.3%

    424,607

    6.7%

    189,614

    2.9%

    -432,292

    -6.6%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    310,828

    4.7%

    -637,410

    -11.1%

    -760,820

    -12%

    -136,724

    -2.1%

    -1,092,129

    -16.7%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    932,146

    14%

    -220,368

    -3.8%

    -336,213

    -5.3%

    52,890

    0.8%

    -1,524,421

    -23.3%

    Net income (loss)

    795,044

    12%

    -284,146

    -5%

    -418,541

    -6.6%

    -52,917

    -0.8%

    -1,876,959

    -28.6%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.7

     

    -0.3

     

    -0.2

     

    0

     

    -1.7

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2017

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