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Wednesday 20 March 2013
  • Epistar
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$32.55 on the TSE on Thursday, September 20, 2018.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1,904 million for August 2018, representing a 5% increase on month and 18.4% drop on year.
    For the second quarter of 2018, the company totaled NT$5,295 million in consolidated revenues, up 2.9% sequentially and down 20.3% 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$10.89 billion

    Listed on TSE: 25 May 2001

    Website: www.epistar.com.tw

  • On display

    2013 Taiwan Internationbal Lighting Show: Epistar applications for agricultural lighting

    2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show: Epistar candle lamps

    Epistar at 2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show

  • Latest stock
    Epistar [2448] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    21-Sep 8,940 3,758 289,102,450 32.85 33.00 31.95 32.15-0.40-1.23% 32.15 32.20
    20-Sep 7,057 3,281 233,871,158 33.70 33.90 32.55 32.55-1.25-3.70% 32.55 32.60
    19-Sep 14,065 5,860 472,801,050 33.60 34.25 33.00 33.80-0.10-0.29% 33.75 33.80
    18-Sep 14,021 6,127 458,568,972 32.75 33.90 31.80 33.90+0.65+1.95% 33.65 33.95
    17-Sep 5,548 2,826 182,781,250 33.00 33.30 32.60 33.25+0.00+0.00% 33.25 33.30
    14-Sep 14,829 6,513 490,576,250 32.40 33.95 32.20 33.25+1.25+3.91% 33.20 33.25
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, Aug 2017 - Aug 2018 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Aug-18

    1,904

    5%

    (18.4%)

    14,160

    (16.5%)

    Jul-18

    1,814

    (0.1%)

    (19.4%)

    12,256

    (16.2%)

    Jun-18

    1,816

    0.1%

    (18.9%)

    10,443

    (15.6%)

    May-18

    1,814

    8.9%

    (18.1%)

    8,627

    (14.9%)

    Apr-18

    1,665

    (6.2%)

    (23.9%)

    6,813

    (14%)

    Mar-18

    1,776

    18.7%

    (20.4%)

    5,148

    (10.2%)

    Feb-18

    1,496

    (20.2%)

    (17.9%)

    3,372

    (3.8%)

    Jan-18

    1,876

    (8.6%)

    11.5%

    1,876

    11.5%

    Dec-17

    2,052

    13%

    (0.7%)

    25,370

    (0.7%)

    Nov-17

    1,815

    (12.3%)

    (15%)

    23,318

    (0.7%)

    Oct-17

    2,070

    (16.4%)

    (2.9%)

    21,503

    0.8%

    Sep-17

    2,476

    6.2%

    12.8%

    19,433

    1.2%

    Aug-17

    2,332

    3.7%

    5.3%

    16,957

    (0.3%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2018

    Epistar: Consolidated revenues, 2Q17 - 2Q18 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    2Q-18

    5,295

    2.9%

    (20.3%)

    10,443

    (15.6%)

    1Q-18

    5,148

    (13.3%)

    (10.2%)

    5,148

    (10.2%)

    4Q-17

    5,937

    (14.7%)

    (6.3%)

    25,271

    (1.1%)

    3Q-17

    6,958

    4.7%

    5.5%

    19,333

    0.7%

    2Q-17

    6,645

    16%

    1.4%

    12,375

    (1.9%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2018

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Epistar: Consolidated balance sheet, 2Q17 - 2Q18 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2018

    1Q-2018

    4Q-2017

    3Q-2017

    2Q-2017

    Current assets

    26,192,566

    25,279,884

    26,043,651

    26,058,454

    23,951,694

    Intangible assets

    7,751,720

    7,801,925

    7,846,962

    7,909,611

    7,905,222

    Non-current assets

    40,373,934

    41,032,825

    40,942,018

    41,515,703

    42,076,772

    Assets

    66,566,500

    66,312,709

    66,985,669

    67,574,157

    66,028,466

    Current liabilities

    11,284,745

    9,434,345

    9,668,814

    10,063,531

    8,640,924

    Non-current liabilities

    2,476,051

    2,964,825

    4,332,943

    5,214,440

    6,014,177

    Liabilities

    13,760,796

    12,399,170

    14,001,757

    15,277,971

    14,655,101

    Stockholders' equity

    52,805,704

    53,913,539

    52,983,912

    52,296,186

    51,373,365

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2018

    Epistar: Consolidated income statement, 2Q17 - 2Q18 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2018

    1Q-2018

    4Q-2017

    3Q-2017

    2Q-2017

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    5,294,876

     

    5,147,859

     

    5,937,346

     

    6,957,836

     

    6,644,871

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    937,276

    17.7%

    871,700

    16.9%

    1,301,204

    21.9%

    1,659,429

    23.8%

    1,392,775

    21%

    Operating expenses

    937,863

    17.7%

    812,066

    15.8%

    920,696

    15.5%

    864,091

    12.4%

    817,192

    12.3%

    Operating income (loss)

    52,764

    1%

    127,366

    2.5%

    417,761

    7%

    851,029

    12.2%

    621,318

    9.4%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    164,410

    3.1%

    -20,304

    -0.4%

    -179,335

    -3%

    122,157

    1.8%

    310,828

    4.7%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    217,174

    4.1%

    107,062

    2.1%

    238,426

    4%

    973,186

    14%

    932,146

    14%

    Net income (loss)

    111,135

    2.1%

    377,902

    7.3%

    363,330

    6.1%

    811,985

    11.7%

    795,044

    12%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.1

     

    0.4

     

    0.4

     

    0.8

     

    0.7

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2018

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