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Julian Ho, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 20 June 2014]
  • Epistar
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$23.9 on the TSE on Wednesday, December 7, 2016.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2,132 million for October 2016, representing a 2.9% drop on month and 9.5% increase on year.
    For the third quarter of 2016, the company totaled NT$6,592 million in consolidated revenues, up 0.6% sequentially and up 6.7% 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
    8-Dec 8,594   24.20 24.20 23.70 23.75-0.15-0.63%  
    7-Dec 16,859   23.65 24.30 23.60 23.90+0.65+2.80%  
    6-Dec 5,742   23.45 23.60 23.20 23.25+0.00+0.00%  
    5-Dec 5,023   23.50 23.60 23.25 23.25-0.20-0.85%  
    2-Dec 5,066 1,852 119,305,180 23.55 23.80 23.40 23.45-0.25-1.05% 23.45 23.50
    1-Dec 9,859 3,199 233,953,916 23.45 24.00 23.30 23.70+0.25+1.07% 23.70 23.75
    30-Nov 6,052 2,214 142,916,367 23.95 23.95 23.40 23.45-0.45-1.88% 23.45 23.50
    29-Nov 14,335 4,465 342,087,147 23.60 24.15 23.50 23.90+0.50+2.14% 23.90 23.95
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, Oct 2015 - Oct 2016 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Oct-16

    2,132

    (2.9%)

    9.5%

    21,337

    (0.9%)

    Sep-16

    2,196

    (0.9%)

    2.3%

    19,205

    (2%)

    Aug-16

    2,216

    1.6%

    15.4%

    17,010

    (2.5%)

    Jul-16

    2,181

    3.5%

    3.3%

    14,794

    (4.7%)

    Jun-16

    2,107

    (2.3%)

    9.9%

    12,613

    (6%)

    May-16

    2,157

    (5.9%)

    (5%)

    10,506

    (8.6%)

    Apr-16

    2,292

    2.7%

    (11.3%)

    8,349

    (9.5%)

    Mar-16

    2,233

    35.8%

    (5.6%)

    6,058

    (8.9%)

    Feb-16

    1,644

    (24.6%)

    (11.8%)

    3,825

    (10.6%)

    Jan-16

    2,181

    1%

    (9.7%)

    2,181

    (9.7%)

    Dec-15

    2,160

    19.1%

    6.5%

    25,512

    (8.2%)

    Nov-15

    1,813

    (6.9%)

    2.4%

    23,352

    (9.3%)

    Oct-15

    1,947

    (9.3%)

    1.5%

    21,540

    (10.2%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, December 2016

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, 3Q15 - 3Q16 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    3Q-16

    6,592

    0.6%

    6.7%

    19,205

    (2%)

    2Q-16

    6,555

    8.2%

    (3.2%)

    12,613

    (6%)

    1Q-16

    6,058

    2.4%

    (8.9%)

    6,058

    (8.9%)

    4Q-15

    5,917

    (4.2%)

    3.5%

    25,510

    (8%)

    3Q-15

    6,177

    (8.8%)

    (19%)

    19,593

    (10.9%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, December 2016

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Epistar: Consolidated balance sheet, 3Q15 - 3Q16 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    Current assets

    23,751,553

    33,196,529

    29,813,368

    30,885,730

    33,686,915

    Intangible assets

    8,019,966

    7,873,547

    7,907,461

    7,994,637

    8,100,007

    Non-current assets

    47,138,814

    47,057,270

    50,752,290

    52,246,194

    52,795,751

    Assets

    70,890,367

    80,253,799

    80,565,658

    83,131,924

    86,482,666

    Current liabilities

    11,266,799

    20,061,924

    20,971,803

    22,001,168

    22,355,236

    Non-current liabilities

    8,213,003

    8,543,135

    5,745,438

    5,485,999

    5,771,742

    Liabilities

    19,479,802

    28,605,059

    26,717,241

    27,487,167

    28,126,978

    Stockholders' equity

    51,410,565

    51,648,740

    53,848,417

    55,644,757

    58,355,688

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, December 2016

    Epistar: Consolidated income statement, 3Q15 - 3Q16 (NT$k)

    Item

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    6,592,377

     

    6,555,077

     

    6,057,610

     

    5,917,034

     

    6,177,301

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    902,256

    13.7%

    292,431

    4.5%

    -444,402

    -7.3%

    -968,219

    -16.4%

    -319,922

    -5.2%

    Operating expenses

    789,930

    12%

    782,215

    11.9%

    1,052,729

    17.4%

    1,063,222

    18%

    1,000,639

    16.2%

    Operating income (loss)

    189,614

    2.9%

    -432,292

    -6.6%

    -1,437,705

    -23.7%

    -1,964,579

    -33.2%

    -1,244,484

    -20.1%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -136,724

    -2.1%

    -1,092,129

    -16.7%

    -509,465

    -8.4%

    -1,050,599

    -17.8%

    -106,605

    -1.7%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    52,890

    0.8%

    -1,524,421

    -23.3%

    -1,947,170

    -32.1%

    -3,015,178

    -51%

    -1,351,089

    -21.9%

    Net income (loss)

    -52,917

    -0.8%

    -1,876,959

    -28.6%

    -1,664,335

    -27.5%

    -2,740,661

    -46.3%

    -1,191,972

    -19.3%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0

     

    -1.7

     

    -1.5

     

    -2

     

    -1

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, December 2016

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