(Mar 25th 2009 Taipei News) LSC (TWN Ticker : 5305) held its BOD meeting this afternoon and approved both the equity and consolidated financial results for 2008. LSC was seriously raged by the financial crisis in the previous 4thquarter, caused a sharp declined in orders and loss for the quarter. However,LSC was still profitable for the whole year, with NTD1.04 of EPS.
The total consolidated revenue for 2008 was NTD11,917 million, declined 9.8% compared to the previous year. The average gross profit margin and operating profit margin were 12.4% and 2.8%, declined 1.9% and 2.4% on a YoY basis. Profit before tax was NTD588 million, and profit after tax was NTD463 million, amounted to NTD1.04 per share based on 446 million shares
The Semiconductor and Imaging related products contributed about 55% and 45%of total revenue. In which the semiconductor components, including Analog IC and Discrete products revenue declined about 4% compared to the previous year. However, due to an increase in the Analog sales, both the gross and operating profit improved compared to the previous year.Imaging related products declined 13% on a YoY basis, the major declined was from the 17% declined of the CiS products. CMOS camera module declined about 3% in 2008. LSC is expecting to benefit from their Korean customer’s assertive market growth strategy and their further enhanced co-operation this year. LSC expects sales mix to improve which will eventually lead to revenue and profit growth.
LSC Board meeting also set its shareholders’ meeting on June 10th.
The equity base financial figures approved by the board of
directors in March 25th, 2009 were detailed below:
營業收入淨額 Net Sales ：NTD11,095,988仟元 (thousands)
營業毛利Gross Profit ：NTD824,218仟元 (thousands)
已實現營業毛利 Realized Gross Profit ：NTD824,683仟元 (thousands)
營業淨利Operation Profit ：NTD109,258仟元 (thousands)
稅前淨利 PBT ：NTD570,035仟元 (thousands)
本期淨利PAT ：NTD 462,993仟元 (thousands)