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  • Asustek Computer
  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$284 on the TSE on Thursday, September 29, 2016.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$39,858 million for August 2016, representing a 19.6% increase on month and 2.4% drop on year.
    For the second quarter of 2016, the company totaled NT$103,343 million in consolidated revenues, down 13.3% sequentially and down 4.7% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: Asustek Computer

    Chinese name: 華碩電腦股份有限公司

    Short name: Asustek

    Stock code: 2357

    Tax ID: 23638777

    Market: TSE

    Established: 2 Apr 1990

    Paid in capital: NT$7.43 billion

    Listed on TSE: 14 Nov 1996

    Website: www.asus.com.tw

  • On display
    • Asustek ZenWatch 3 smartwatch

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      Photo: Company, Sep 13.

    • Asustek Zenbo robot

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      Photo: Company, Jun 2.

    • Asustek Chromebit CS10 PC stick

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      Photo: Company, Nov 20.

  • Latest stock
    Asustek [2357] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    30-Sep 1,021 767 286,650,122 282.50 284.00 279.50 279.50-4.50-1.58% 279.50 280.00
    29-Sep 2,610 1,895 737,452,539 281.00 284.50 280.00 284.00+5.00+1.79% 283.50 284.00
    28-Sep 235   278.00 279.00 276.00 279.00+0.50+0.18%  
    27-Sep 235   278.00 279.00 276.00 279.00+0.50+0.18%  
    26-Sep 239 222 66,305,200 278.00 279.00 276.00 279.00+0.50+0.18% 276.50 279.00
    23-Sep 701 603 194,803,950 278.00 279.00 276.50 278.50+0.50+0.18% 278.00 278.50
    22-Sep 820 700 227,243,891 279.00 279.50 276.00 278.00+0.00+0.00% 278.00 278.50
    21-Sep 911 813 251,381,688 276.00 278.00 274.50 278.00+2.50+0.91% 276.50 278.00
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    Asustek: Consolidated revenues, Aug 2015 - Aug 2016 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Aug-16

    39,858

    19.6%

    (2.4%)

    295,799

    (0%)

    Jul-16

    33,341

    (21.3%)

    (3.5%)

    255,941

    0.4%

    Jun-16

    42,386

    33.1%

    1.7%

    222,600

    1.1%

    May-16

    31,855

    9.5%

    (5.4%)

    180,214

    0.9%

    Apr-16

    29,105

    (40.1%)

    (11.9%)

    148,359

    2.4%

    Mar-16

    48,570

    37.2%

    15.3%

    119,254

    6.6%

    Feb-16

    35,394

    0.3%

    1.7%

    70,684

    1.3%

    Jan-16

    35,290

    (14.2%)

    0.9%

    35,290

    0.9%

    Dec-15

    41,111

    (18%)

    (3.1%)

    472,271

    (1.1%)

    Nov-15

    50,140

    21.1%

    2.4%

    431,160

    (0.9%)

    Oct-15

    41,418

    (5.7%)

    (11.1%)

    381,020

    (1.3%)

    Sep-15

    43,931

    7.6%

    5.7%

    339,602

    0.1%

    Aug-15

    40,828

    18.2%

    (3.2%)

    295,672

    (0.7%)

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

    Asustek: Consolidated revenues, 2Q15 - 2Q16 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    2Q-16

    103,343

    (13.3%)

    (4.7%)

    222,596

    1%

    1Q-16

    119,253

    (10.2%)

    6.6%

    119,253

    6.6%

    4Q-15

    132,723

    11.2%

    (3.8%)

    472,335

    (1.1%)

    3Q-15

    119,316

    10.1%

    (3.7%)

    339,612

    0.1%

    2Q-15

    108,407

    (3.1%)

    3.1%

    220,296

    2.2%

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    Asustek: Consolidated balance sheet, 2Q15 - 2Q16 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    Current assets

    244,916,004

    246,156,668

    258,336,700

    264,971,424

    265,100,236

    Intangible assets

    1,937,870

    1,956,135

    1,996,495

    2,027,750

    2,041,024

    Non-current assets

    77,155,101

    79,223,401

    75,268,173

    80,005,851

    82,525,020

    Assets

    322,071,105

    325,380,069

    333,604,873

    344,977,275

    347,625,256

    Current liabilities

    144,797,088

    139,568,844

    152,738,006

    166,567,559

    174,230,325

    Non-current liabilities

    10,235,175

    11,061,967

    11,438,921

    9,076,140

    7,903,503

    Liabilities

    155,032,263

    150,630,811

    164,176,927

    175,643,699

    182,133,828

    Stockholders' equity

    167,038,842

    174,749,258

    169,427,946

    169,333,576

    165,491,428

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

    Asustek: Consolidated income statement, 2Q15 - 2Q16 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Operating revenue

    103,343,297

     

    119,253,004

     

    132,722,972

     

    119,315,891

     

    108,406,938

     

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    14,514,864

    14%

    16,251,775

    13.6%

    18,818,430

    14.2%

    17,690,050

    14.8%

    16,045,683

    14.8%

    Operating expenses

    10,524,441

    10.2%

    11,216,395

    9.4%

    12,988,259

    9.8%

    12,522,134

    10.5%

    11,172,230

    10.3%

    Operating income (loss)

    3,990,423

    3.9%

    5,035,380

    4.2%

    5,830,171

    4.4%

    5,167,916

    4.3%

    4,873,453

    4.5%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    1,429,164

    1.4%

    376,574

    0.3%

    263,980

    0.2%

    65,559

    0.1%

    1,330,586

    1.2%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    5,419,587

    5.2%

    5,411,954

    4.5%

    6,094,151

    4.6%

    5,233,475

    4.4%

    6,204,039

    5.7%

    Net income (loss)

    4,201,825

    4.1%

    4,234,990

    3.6%

    4,661,232

    3.5%

    4,287,045

    3.6%

    4,640,648

    4.3%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    5.5

     

    5.6

     

    6.1

     

    5.6

     

    6.2

     

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

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