Quanta Computer, Inc.


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Market cap(USD):
Shares: 3,862.62M

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Company profile

Market(Ticker): TAI(2382)
Electronic Technology
Computer Processing Hardware
Full time employees: --

Business summary

Quanta Computer Inc. manufactures and sells notebook computers and other personal computer-related products. It provides enterprise network systems, home entertainemnt, mobile communication, automotive electronics, and digital home products. Its products include laptop computers, smart phones, servers, digital television sets, car electronics, and wireless devices. The company was founded by Lin Pai Li and Liang Tzu Chen on May 9, 1988 and is headquartered in Taoyuan, Taiwan.

Company background

Quanta Computer is the world's leading electronics and contract manufacturer, based in Taiwan, with total assets of more than $19 billion. It is the largest original design manufacturer of notebook computers. The company's businesses also cover enterprise network systems, mobile communications, automotive electronics and home entertainment.

Quanta has been strengthening its server hardware business since 2009. It operates two server manufacturing bases in the U.S., located in the states of California and Tennessee, supplying major information technology companies in the country. Quanta focuses on cloud computing technology to expand business opportunities, collaborating with top universities such as the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University.

The company was established by Chairman Lin Pai-li in 1988. He is the largest individual shareholder in Quanta, holding about a 10% stake. The company employs over 70,000 people worldwide, of which around 5,000 work in the research and development and engineering development sectors in Taiwan. It has operations centers across Asia, the U.S. and Europe.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2015

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 1,007.25B
Gross profit 44,562.90M
Operating income 18,280.43M
Income before tax 22,711.23M
Net income 17,827.13M
EBITDA 25,614.51M
Diluted EPS 4.57
Dividends per share 3.8
Total assets 531,574.21M
Total liabilities 391,488.53M
Total equity 132,742.30M
Operating cash flow -56.04M

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Revenue 31,720.52M
Gross profit 1,403.37M
Operating income 575.68M
Income before tax 715.22M
Net income 561.41M
EBITDA 806.65M
Diluted EPS 0.14
Dividends per share 0.11
Total assets 16,183.34M
Total liabilities 11,918.54M
Total equity 4,041.23M
Operating cash flow -1.76M

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Valuation measures

Dec 2015

PER 11.47
ROA 3.12%
ROE 13.44%
Operating margin 1.81%
Profit margin 1.76%

Key executive

  • Vice Chairman & General Manager: Tzu Chen Liang
  • Deputy GM, Spokesman, Head-Finance & Accounting: Chun Lieh Yang
  • Deputy General Manager: Chih Hsiang Yang
  • Director & Deputy General Manager: Chien Tang Huang
  • Deputy General Manager: Jung Tsung Huang

Share holders

  • Hsuan Hui Enterprises LLC(14.8%)
  • LIN PAI LI(10.7%)
  • Cathay Life Insurance Co., Ltd. (Invt Port)(4.2%)
  • LIANG TZU CHEN(2.9%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc.(2.2%)
  • HO SHA(2.0%)
  • Yi-Chia Hsin Investment Co. Ltd.(2.0%)
  • Hsin Min Investment Co. Ltd.(2.0%)
  • Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors)(1.8%)
  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management)(1.8%)


  • Website:
  • Address: No. 211, Wen Hwa 2nd Road, Wen Hwa Village, Taoyuan, 33377, Taiwan
  • Phone: +886.3.327.2345

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