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Mobos are all about differentiation: Q&A with ECS - related company info
Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES, Taipei [Thursday 7 June 2012]
  • Elitegroup Computer Systems
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$22 on the TSE on Monday, September 1, 2014.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$5,613 million for July 2014, representing a 14.4% drop on month and 1.9% increase on year.
    For the second quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$15,826 million in consolidated revenues, up 28.2% sequentially and up 1.2% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Elitegroup Computer Systems

    Chinese name: 精英電腦股份有限公司

    Short name: ECS

    Arconym: ECS

    Stock code: 2331

    Tax ID: 22449566

    Market: TSE

    Established: 6 May 1987

    Paid in capital: NT$7.34 billion

    Listed on TSE: 21 Sep 1994

    Public since: 13 Jun 1991

    Website: www.ecs.com.tw

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  • Latest stock
    ECS [2331] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    2-Sep 6,909 2,155 155,326,491 22.00 22.80 22.00 22.40+0.40+1.82% 22.45 22.40
    1-Sep 5,048 1,443 110,664,652 21.70 22.00 21.70 22.00+0.35+1.62% 22.00 21.95
    29-Aug 4,112 1,582 88,518,058 21.50 21.75 21.25 21.65+0.15+0.70% 21.65 21.60
    28-Aug 5,347 1,749 114,239,205 21.50 21.65 21.05 21.50-0.05-0.23% 21.50 21.45
    27-Aug 12,444 3,048 265,272,986 20.20 21.55 20.20 21.55+1.40+6.95% 0.00 21.55
    26-Aug 1,801 648 36,113,394 20.05 20.20 19.95 20.15+0.10+0.50% 20.15 20.10
    25-Aug 1,311 487 26,268,940 20.00 20.10 19.95 20.05+0.05+0.25% 20.05 20.00
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    ECS: Consolidated revenues, Jul 2013 - Jul 2014 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Jul-14

    5,613

    (14.4%)

    1.9%

    33,732

    (3.8%)

    Jun-14

    6,554

    32.3%

    19.5%

    28,118

    (4.8%)

    May-14

    4,955

    15.6%

    (0.2%)

    21,565

    (10.4%)

    Apr-14

    4,288

    (11.7%)

    (16.7%)

    16,609

    (13%)

    Mar-14

    4,859

    53.4%

    (11.1%)

    12,321

    (11.7%)

    Feb-14

    3,167

    (26.3%)

    1.8%

    7,462

    (12.1%)

    Jan-14

    4,295

    (26.9%)

    (20.1%)

    4,295

    (20.1%)

    Dec-13

    5,872

    0.8%

    (7.6%)

    63,140

    (5.4%)

    Nov-13

    5,828

    8.9%

    17.2%

    57,268

    (5.1%)

    Oct-13

    5,349

    0.9%

    (5.3%)

    51,440

    (7.1%)

    Sep-13

    5,303

    (7.5%)

    (23.8%)

    46,091

    (7.3%)

    Aug-13

    5,733

    4.1%

    6.9%

    40,788

    (4.7%)

    Jul-13

    5,507

    0.5%

    8%

    35,056

    (6.3%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2014

    ECS: Consolidated revenues, 2Q13 - 2Q14 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    2Q-14

    15,826

    28.2%

    1.2%

    28,174

    (5.1%)

    1Q-14

    12,348

    (28%)

    (12.1%)

    12,348

    (12.1%)

    4Q-13

    17,140

    3.2%

    0.4%

    63,442

    (5.2%)

    3Q-13

    16,610

    6.2%

    (4.8%)

    46,302

    (7.2%)

    2Q-13

    15,646

    11.4%

    (9%)

    29,693

    (8.4%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2014

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    ECS: Consolidated balance sheet, 2Q13 - 2Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    Current assets

    26,003,193

    25,057,069

    26,617,279

    23,539,918

    24,048,209

    Intangible assets

    625,940

    629,600

    628,922

    879,878

    890,276

    Non-current assets

    7,934,970

    8,180,209

    8,133,757

    11,239,229

    11,420,674

    Assets

    33,938,163

    33,237,278

    34,751,036

    34,779,147

    35,468,883

    Current liabilities

    18,073,266

    13,659,578

    15,729,741

    19,045,331

    20,060,976

    Non-current liabilities

    613,330

    628,614

    634,990

    49,349

    83,047

    Liabilities

    18,686,596

    14,288,192

    16,364,731

    19,094,680

    20,144,023

    Stockholders' equity

    15,251,567

    18,949,086

    18,386,305

    15,684,467

    15,324,860

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2014

    ECS: Consolidated income statement, 2Q13 - 2Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    3Q-2013

    2Q-2013

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    15,825,839

     

    12,348,418

     

    17,139,703

     

    16,609,540

     

    15,646,257

     

    Operating revenue

    15,825,839

    100%

    12,348,418

    100%

    17,139,703

    100%

    16,609,540

    100%

    15,646,257

    100%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    1,691,658

    10.7%

    1,228,241

    9.9%

    1,541,269

    9%

    1,555,094

    9.4%

    1,401,116

    9%

    Operating expenses

    1,012,938

    6.4%

    957,226

    7.8%

    1,411,750

    8.2%

    1,129,048

    6.8%

    1,070,902

    6.8%

    Operating income (loss)

    678,720

    4.3%

    271,015

    2.2%

    129,519

    0.8%

    426,046

    2.6%

    330,214

    2.1%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    53,116

    0.3%

    99,625

    0.8%

    2,620,581

    15.3%

    77,065

    0.5%

    134,025

    0.9%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    731,836

    4.6%

    370,640

    3%

    2,750,100

    16%

    503,111

    3%

    464,239

    3%

    Net income (loss)

    443,666

    2.8%

    285,248

    2.3%

    2,511,998

    14.7%

    433,105

    2.6%

    344,844

    2.2%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.6

     

    0.4

     

    2.5

     

    0.4

     

    0.3

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2014

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