(12/4/2007) LSC(Code : 5305) November self consolidated revenue was NTD1.15 Billion, improved a slight 0.7% compared to the previous month, but grew 12.8 compared to the same period last year and grew 12.4% on a year to date basis.
The Semiconductor Components business group consolidated revenue contributed about 54%, in which the foundry business unit contributed aboutNTD161 million, declined 1.3% compared to the
previous month and grew 5.5% compared to the same period last year. The Discrete & Analog business unit consolidated revenue
in November was NTD459 million, declined 0.9% compared to the previous month,grew 13.6% on a YoY basis, in which, the high gross profit margin Analog still managed to slightly improved its revenue by 3.3%.
The Image business group consolidated revenue was NTD528 million, contributed 46% of the November total revenue. Compared to the previous month, the revenue grew 4.3%, and compared to the same period last year, the revenue grew 14.6%, and the mobile handsets use CMOS Camera Module is the major growth driver. Besides, the Contact Image sensors business had a very slow and even declining 3rd quarter due to the execution of LSC’s profitable growth strategy. This business unit managed to have a growing 4th quarter since it started shipment to a new customer order, changes the historical sales trend.
LSC expects the 4th quarter revenue to be flat compared to the 3rd quarter.