Quanta Computer, Inc.


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Jan 19, 2018
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Market cap(USD):
Shares: 3,862.63M

Currency in TWD

Company profile

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

Business summary

Quanta Computer Inc. engages in the manufacturing, processing, and selling of laptops, computers and telecommunication products. It provides enterprise network systems, home entertainment, mobile communication, automotive electronics, and digital home products. The company's products include laptop computers, smart phones, servers, digital television sets, car electronics, and wireless devices. Quanta Computer 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 2016

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 893,982.86M
Gross profit 44,687.02M
Operating income 19,105.89M
Income before tax 20,391.57M
Net income 15,138.16M
EBITDA 26,432.25M
Diluted EPS 3.9
Dividends per share 3.5
Total assets 587,430.06M
Total liabilities 447,713.27M
Total equity 132,853.43M
Operating cash flow 47,056.37M

Currency in TWD

Revenue 27,719.70M
Gross profit 1,385.60M
Operating income 592.41M
Income before tax 632.28M
Net income 469.38M
EBITDA 819.58M
Diluted EPS 0.12
Dividends per share 0.10
Total assets 18,226.75M
Total liabilities 13,891.62M
Total equity 4,122.17M
Operating cash flow 1,459.07M

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2016

PER 15.34
ROA 2.70%
ROE 11.39%
Operating margin 2.13%
Profit margin 1.69%

Key executive

  • 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

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.(2.3%)
  • HO SHA(2.0%)
  • Yi-Chia Hsin Investment Co. Ltd.(2.0%)
  • Hsin Min Investment Co. Ltd.(2.0%)
  • GIC Pte Ltd. (Investment Management)(1.8%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors(1.6%)


  • Website:
  • Address: No. 188, Wen Hwa 2nd Road, Kuei Shan District, Taoyuan, 33377, Taiwan
  • Phone: +886.3.327.2345

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