31 Mar '14, 6am
Quanta Computer posts 2013 EPS of NT$4.84 #DIGITIMES
Quanta Computer posts 2013 EPS of NT$4.84 Aaron Lee, Taipei; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Monday 31 March 2014] Taiwan-based ODM Quanta Computer generated net EPS of NT$4.84 for 2013, according to the company. Quanta recorded consolidated revenues of NT$880.402 billion (US$29.5 billion), gross margin of 4.24%, net operating profit of NT$13.060 billion and net profit of NT$18.618 billion for 2013. While consolidated revenues of NT$271.56 billion for the fourth quarter of 2013 increased on quarter by 23.3%, the corresponding net operating margin of 1.23% slipped 0.76pp on quarter and 0.44pp on year mainly because R&D costs of NT$7.1 billion for development of new products in the quarter was higher than a normal quarterly level of NT$6.0-6.5 billion, Quanta said. Fellow maker Compal Electronics has posted consolidated revenues of NT$692.748 billion, net operating profit of NT$9.234...