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Electronic Technology

AU Optronics Corp.

  • 11.05 TWD
  • -0.05
  • -0.45%
  • Taiwan
    Feb 20, 2019
  • Ticker
    TAI(2409)
  • Prev. close
    11.10
  • Market cap (TWD)
    106,829.12M
  • Market cap (USD)
    3,466.22M
  • Shares
    9,624.24M

Business Summary

AU Optronics Corp. engages in the research, development, production, and sale of thin film transistor liquid crystal displays and other flat panel displays. It operates through the Display and Solar business segments. The Display segment deals with the designing, developing, manufacturing, and marketing of flat panel displays. The Solar segment handles the manufacturing of polysilicon and solar wafer. The company was founded by Lee Kuen Yao on August 12, 1996 and is headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2018 TWDUSD
Revenue307,630M10,201.80M
Gross Profit----
Operating income6,670M221.19M
Income before tax----
Net income10,160M336.93M
EBITDA----
Diluted EPS----
Dividends Per Share----
Total Assets----
Total liabilities----
Total equity----
Operating cash flow----
Currency in TWDCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 408,178.75M 360,346.49M 329,089.03M 341,028.26M 307,630M
Gross Profit 43,804.84M 35,542.20M 30,263.00M 56,900.79M --
Operating income 22,173.20M 17,521.14M 12,338.45M 39,139.12M 6,670M
Income before tax 19,480.59M 7,149.39M 11,085.12M 39,124.60M --
Net income 17,628.46M 4,931.96M 7,818.93M 32,359.41M 10,160M
EBITDA 79,068.15M 65,266.99M 52,031.69M 75,568.96M --
Diluted EPS 1.82 0.46 0.80 3.24 --
Dividends Per Share 0.50 0.35 0.56 1.50 --
Total Assets 469,859.68M 425,554.24M 429,769.25M 441,451.28M --
Total liabilities 269,489.76M 220,917.84M 230,134.06M 216,206.16M --
Total equity 180,975.03M 181,985.22M 181,244.69M 208,154.36M --
Operating cash flow 63,392.73M 62,003.38M 36,695.84M 84,363.33M --
 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 13,469.81M 11,348.04M 10,204.05M 11,209.66M 10,201.80M
Gross Profit 1,445.55M 1,119.29M 938.36M 1,870.33M --
Operating income 731.71M 551.77M 382.57M 1,286.51M 221.19M
Income before tax 642.85M 225.14M 343.71M 1,286.03M --
Net income 581.73M 155.31M 242.44M 1,063.65M 336.93M
EBITDA 2,609.23M 2,055.38M 1,613.34M 2,483.96M --
Diluted EPS 0.06 0.01 0.02 0.10 --
Dividends Per Share 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.04 --
Total Assets 14,868.03M 12,955.65M 13,334.86M 14,834.46M --
Total liabilities 8,527.61M 6,725.66M 7,140.58M 7,265.35M --
Total equity 5,726.69M 5,540.39M 5,623.65M 6,994.78M --
Operating cash flow 2,091.94M 1,952.61M 1,137.82M 2,773.03M --

Valuation Measures

Dec 2018
PER11.60
ROA--
ROE--
Operating margin2.16%
Profit margin3.30%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Chief Executive Officer: Shuang Lang Peng
  • President & Director, Chief Operating Officer & GM: Kuo Hsin Tsai
  • Spokesman, Deputy GM, Head-Finance & Accounting: Benjiamin Tseng
  • Chief Sustainability Officer: Amy Ku
  • Vice President-Corporate Developing Office: Sean AUO Chen

Shareholders

  • Qisda Corp. (6.8%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (2.5%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.2%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.0%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management (1.2%)
  • BlackRock Japan Co., Ltd. (0.8%)
  • APG Asset Management NV (0.7%)
  • BlackRock Advisors (UK) Ltd. (0.6%)
  • Robeco Institutional Asset Management BV (0.5%)
  • TIAA-CREF Investment Management LLC (0.5%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.auo.com
  • Address: Hsinchu Science Park, No. 1 Li Hsin Road 2, Hsinchu, 300 78, Taiwan
  • Phone: +886.3.5008800

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Competitors

  • LG Display Co., Ltd
  • Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
  • Tianma Microelectronics Co., Ltd Class A
  • Innolux Corp.
  • BOE Technology Group Co., Ltd. Class B
  • Sharp Corporation
  • Truly International Holdings Limited
  • Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd.
  • Hannstar Display Corp.
  • Japan Display Inc.
  • HKC International Holdings Limited
  • Tcl Corporation Class A
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Nanjing Panda Electronics Company Limited Class H
  • Kopin Corporation
  • Ledtech Electronics Corp.
  • Mildex Optical Inc.
  • INVENIA Co., Ltd.
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