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Quanta Computer, Inc.

  • 55.70 TWD
  • -0.30
  • -0.54%
  • Taiwan
    Aug 23, 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 development and manufacture of notebook portable computers (PC). It offers laptops, blade servers, rack servers, server motherboards, local area network cards, storage, networking switches, home base PC, encoding cameras, industrial computers, and wireless communication products. The company founded by Pai Li Lin in 1988 and is headquartered in Taoyuan, Taiwan.

Financial Highlights

Dec 2018 TWDUSD
Gross Profit41,952.18M1,391.24M
Operating income14,302.20M474.29M
Income before tax19,227.49M637.63M
Net income15,118.55M501.37M
Diluted EPS3.890.12
Dividends Per Share3.550.11
Total Assets659,467.18M21,455.15M
Total liabilities518,240.08M16,860.46M
Total equity134,896.68M4,388.73M
Operating cash flow16,961.98M562.50M
Currency in TWDCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 926,320.74M 1,007.25B 893,982.86M 1,021.18B 1,027.98B
Gross Profit 40,087.66M 44,563.54M 44,687.02M 43,946.26M 41,952.18M
Operating income 14,004.10M 18,281.08M 19,105.89M 17,606.61M 14,302.20M
Income before tax 24,350.56M 22,711.23M 20,391.57M 20,089.69M 19,227.49M
Net income 18,884.39M 17,827.13M 15,138.16M 14,367.09M 15,118.55M
EBITDA 20,243.74M 25,614.51M 26,432.25M 24,471.10M 21,732.44M
Diluted EPS 4.86 4.57 3.90 3.70 3.89
Dividends Per Share 4 3.80 3.50 3.40 3.55
Total Assets 607,814.72M 531,574.21M 587,430.06M 613,376.09M 659,467.18M
Total liabilities 467,734.62M 391,488.53M 447,713.27M 474,587.62M 518,240.08M
Total equity 132,362.47M 132,742.30M 132,853.43M 132,422.34M 134,896.68M
Operating cash flow 5,281.09M -56.04M 47,056.37M -8,892.88M 16,961.98M
 Dec 2014Dec 2015Dec 2016Dec 2017Dec 2018
Revenue 30,568.39M 31,720.52M 27,719.70M 33,566.49M 34,090.79M
Gross Profit 1,322.88M 1,403.39M 1,385.60M 1,444.52M 1,391.24M
Operating income 462.13M 575.70M 592.41M 578.73M 474.29M
Income before tax 803.56M 715.22M 632.28M 660.35M 637.63M
Net income 623.18M 561.41M 469.38M 472.24M 501.37M
EBITDA 668.03M 806.65M 819.58M 804.36M 720.70M
Diluted EPS 0.16 0.14 0.12 0.12 0.12
Dividends Per Share 0.13 0.11 0.10 0.11 0.11
Total Assets 19,233.42M 16,183.34M 18,226.75M 20,611.79M 21,455.15M
Total liabilities 14,800.79M 11,918.54M 13,891.62M 15,947.96M 16,860.46M
Total equity 4,188.42M 4,041.23M 4,122.17M 4,449.90M 4,388.73M
Operating cash flow 174.27M -1.76M 1,459.07M -292.31M 562.50M

Valuation Measures

Dec 2018
Operating margin1.39%
Profit margin1.47%

Key executives

  • Vice Chairman & President: Tzu Chen Liang
  • Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President: Chun Lieh Yang
  • Director & Executive Vice President: Chien Tang Huang
  • Director & Senior Vice President: Tu Jung Li
  • Deputy General Manager: Chih Hsiang Yang


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Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: No. 211, Wenhua 2nd Road, Guishan District, Taoyuan, 333 77, Taiwan
  • Phone: +886.3.327.2345

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