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Quanta Computer, Inc.

  • 56.90 TWD
  • +0.30
  • +0.53%
  • Taiwan
    Mar 20, 2019
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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.

Business Summary

Quanta Computer, Inc. engages in the manufacturer, research and development of notebook computers and other electronic hardware. It offers communication, networking, consumer electronics, auto electronics and cloud computing solutions. The company's products include notebook, server, IoT, camera, industrial computer, smart devices and other related work. Quanta Computer founded by Barry Lam, Chee-Chun Leung, Lin Pai Li and Liang Tzu Chen on May 9, 1988 and is headquartered in Taoyuan, Taiwan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2017 TWDUSD
Gross Profit43,946.26M1,444.52M
Operating income17,606.61M578.73M
Income before tax20,089.69M660.35M
Net income14,367.09M472.24M
Diluted EPS3.700.12
Dividends Per Share3.400.11
Total Assets613,376.09M20,611.79M
Total liabilities474,587.62M15,947.96M
Total equity132,422.34M4,449.90M
Operating cash flow-8,892.88M-292.31M
Currency in TWDCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 880,401.91M 926,320.74M 1,007.25B 893,982.86M 1,021.18B
Gross Profit 35,413.00M 40,087.66M 44,563.54M 44,687.02M 43,946.26M
Operating income 13,060.32M 14,004.10M 18,281.08M 19,105.89M 17,606.61M
Income before tax 24,262.19M 24,350.56M 22,711.23M 20,391.57M 20,089.69M
Net income 18,618.00M 18,884.39M 17,827.13M 15,138.16M 14,367.09M
EBITDA 19,760.97M 20,243.74M 25,614.51M 26,432.25M 24,471.10M
Diluted EPS 4.78 4.86 4.57 3.90 3.70
Dividends Per Share 3.80 4 3.80 3.50 3.40
Total Assets 558,085.23M 607,814.72M 531,574.21M 587,430.06M 613,376.09M
Total liabilities 426,998.40M 467,734.62M 391,488.53M 447,713.27M 474,587.62M
Total equity 123,302.01M 132,362.47M 132,742.30M 132,853.43M 132,422.34M
Operating cash flow 48,253.02M 5,281.09M -56.04M 47,056.37M -8,892.88M
 Dec 2013Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017
Revenue 29,661.89M 30,568.39M 31,720.52M 27,719.70M 33,566.49M
Gross Profit 1,193.11M 1,322.88M 1,403.39M 1,385.60M 1,444.52M
Operating income 440.01M 462.13M 575.70M 592.41M 578.73M
Income before tax 817.42M 803.56M 715.22M 632.28M 660.35M
Net income 627.26M 623.18M 561.41M 469.38M 472.24M
EBITDA 665.77M 668.03M 806.65M 819.58M 804.36M
Diluted EPS 0.16 0.16 0.14 0.12 0.12
Dividends Per Share 0.12 0.13 0.11 0.10 0.11
Total Assets 18,725.49M 19,233.42M 16,183.34M 18,226.75M 20,611.79M
Total liabilities 14,327.12M 14,800.79M 11,918.54M 13,891.62M 15,947.96M
Total equity 4,137.16M 4,188.42M 4,041.23M 4,122.17M 4,449.90M
Operating cash flow 1,625.70M 174.27M -1.76M 1,459.07M -292.31M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2017
Operating margin1.72%
Profit margin1.40%

Key executives

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


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  • LIN PAI LI (10.7%)
  • Cathay Life Insurance Co., Ltd. (Invt Port) (4.2%)
  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management) (3.4%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (2.4%)
  • LIANG TZU CHEN (2.1%)
  • HO SHA (2.0%)
  • Fubon Life Insurance Co., Ltd. (1.9%)
  • Nan Shan Life Insurance Co., Ltd. (1.9%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.8%)

Contact Details

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  • Address: No. 211, Wenhua 2nd Road, Guishan District, Taoyuan, 333 77, Taiwan
  • Phone: +886.3.3272345

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