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  • Epistar
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$50.4 on the TSE on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1,864 million for February 2015, representing a 22.8% drop on month and 8.1% drop on year.
    For the third quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$7,629 million in consolidated revenues, down 6.1% sequentially and up 32.6% 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$9.36 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
    1-Apr 37,916   49.85 49.85 46.90 46.90-3.50-6.94%  
    31-Mar 11,243   50.60 51.20 49.80 50.40+0.10+0.20%  
    30-Mar 13,104 6,579 665,067,338 52.00 52.30 50.20 50.30-1.80-3.45% 50.40 50.30
    27-Mar 8,540 4,185 445,988,239 52.10 52.90 51.90 52.10-0.10-0.19% 52.20 52.10
    26-Mar 11,295 5,576 588,177,980 52.20 52.60 51.60 52.20-0.90-1.69% 52.20 52.10
    25-Mar 13,241 7,233 707,044,840 55.50 55.80 51.80 53.10-2.20-3.98% 53.20 53.10
    24-Mar 7,494 4,243 416,791,372 56.40 56.40 55.20 55.30-0.90-1.60% 55.40 55.30
    23-Mar 5,342 3,222 301,010,571 56.30 56.80 56.10 56.20+0.10+0.18% 56.30 56.20
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Feb-15

    1,864

    (22.8%)

    (8.1%)

    4,280

    10.6%

    Jan-15

    2,416

    19.1%

    27.9%

    2,416

    27.9%

    Dec-14

    2,029

    14.6%

    (0.9%)

    27,780

    24.9%

    Nov-14

    1,771

    (7.6%)

    (14.7%)

    25,752

    27.5%

    Oct-14

    1,917

    (15.5%)

    (3.3%)

    23,981

    32.3%

    Sep-14

    2,269

    (11.9%)

    21.6%

    22,063

    36.7%

    Aug-14

    2,575

    (7.6%)

    30.6%

    19,795

    38.6%

    Jul-14

    2,786

    (1.2%)

    45.3%

    17,220

    39.9%

    Jun-14

    2,820

    0.9%

    46.5%

    14,434

    38.9%

    May-14

    2,796

    11.4%

    25.8%

    11,614

    37.2%

    Apr-14

    2,510

    5.9%

    30.8%

    8,818

    41.3%

    Mar-14

    2,370

    15.6%

    38.3%

    6,308

    45.9%

    Feb-14

    2,049

    8.5%

    62.8%

    3,938

    1.8%

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

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

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    3Q-14

    7,629

    (6.1%)

    32.6%

    21,996

    36.2%

    2Q-14

    8,126

    30.2%

    33.9%

    14,367

    38.2%

    1Q-14

    6,241

    2.4%

    44.3%

    6,241

    44.3%

    4Q-13

    6,095

    5.9%

    37.1%

    22,241

    11.6%

    3Q-13

    5,754

    (5.2%)

    1.4%

    16,147

    4.3%

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Epistar: Consolidated balance sheet, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    Current assets

    38,110,629

    33,216,670

    29,651,775

    28,967,601

    36,249,273

    Intangible assets

    6,582,803

    4,309,544

    4,352,114

    4,366,203

    4,291,051

    Non-current assets

    53,723,246

    39,865,532

    40,633,681

    40,419,437

    39,746,760

    Assets

    91,833,875

    73,082,202

    70,285,456

    69,387,038

    75,996,033

    Current liabilities

    19,654,313

    13,725,307

    13,027,887

    11,674,858

    18,453,138

    Non-current liabilities

    11,177,464

    10,120,102

    9,743,115

    10,362,269

    9,939,982

    Liabilities

    30,831,777

    23,845,409

    22,771,002

    22,037,127

    28,393,120

    Stockholders' equity

    61,002,098

    49,236,793

    47,514,454

    47,349,911

    47,602,913

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

    Epistar: Consolidated income statement, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

     

     

    7,629,113

     

    8,126,349

     

    6,240,741

     

    6,094,786

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

     

     

    1,718,607

    22.5%

    1,741,203

    21.4%

    950,726

    15.2%

    799,157

    13.1%

    Operating expenses

     

     

    912,889

    12%

    744,404

    9.2%

    689,283

    11%

    725,792

    11.9%

    Operating income (loss)

     

     

    854,932

    11.2%

    1,045,769

    12.9%

    319,010

    5.1%

    155,182

    2.5%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

     

     

    1,322,661

    17.3%

    -171,053

    -2.1%

    -1,266,144

    -20.3%

    -152,755

    -2.5%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

     

     

    2,177,593

    28.5%

    874,716

    10.8%

    -947,134

    -15.2%

    2,427

    0%

    Net income (loss)

     

     

    1,822,440

    23.9%

    746,805

    9.2%

    -852,505

    -13.7%

    26,363

    0.4%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

     

     

    1.8

     

    0.8

     

    -0.9

     

    0

     

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

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