Siliconware Precision Industries Reports a 3.7% Quarter-over-Quarter Increase in Revenues Resulting in Earnings per Share of NT$ (0.07) or Earnings per ADS is US$ (0.01) for Fourth Quarter 2015

Jan 29, 2016, 00:48 ET from Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd.

TAICHUNG, Taiwan, Jan. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd. ("SPIL" or the "Company") (Taiwan Stock Exchange: 2325, NASDAQ: SPIL) today announced that its consolidated sales revenues for the fourth quarter of 2015 were NT$ 20,765 million, which represented a 3.7% increase in revenues compared to the third quarter of 2015 and a 3.1% decline in revenues compared to the fourth quarter of 2014. SPIL reported a net loss of NT$ 212 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, compared with a net income of NT$ 2,682 million and a net income of NT$ 3,015 million for the third quarter of 2015 and the fourth quarter of 2014, respectively.

Diluted earnings per ordinary share for this quarter was NT$ (0.07), and diluted earnings per ADS was US$ (0.01).

All figures were prepared in accordance with T-IFRS on a consolidated basis.

Operating results review:

  • For the fourth quarter of 2015, net revenues from IC packaging were NT$ 18,449 million and represented 89% of total net revenues. Net revenues from testing operations were NT$ 2,316 million and represented 11% of total net revenues.
  • Cost of goods sold was NT$ 15,323 million, representing an increase of 1.5% compared to the third quarter of 2015 and a decrease of 2.1% compared to the fourth quarter of 2014.
    • Raw materials costs were NT$ 6,457 million for the fourth quarter of 2015 and represented 31.1% of total net revenues, whereas raw materials costs were NT$ 6,150 million and represented 30.7% of total net revenues for the third quarter of 2015.
  • Gross profit was NT$ 5,442 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, representing a gross margin of 26.2%, which increased from a gross margin of 24.7% for the third quarter of 2015 and decreased from 26.9% for the fourth quarter of 2014.
  • Total operating expenses for the fourth quarter of 2015 were NT$ 2,181 million, which included selling expenses of NT$ 193 million, administrative expenses of NT$ 1,108 million and R&D expenses of NT$ 880 million. Total operating expenses represented 10.5% of total net revenues for the fourth quarter of 2015.
  • Operating income was NT$ 3,261 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, representing an operating margin of 15.7%, which increased from 14.6% for the third quarter of 2015 and decreased from 18.0% for the fourth quarter of 2014.
  • Non-operating items:
    • Our non-operating expense was NT$ 3,662 million, including net losses of NT$ 1,425 million on fair value change of financial liabilities at fair value through profit or loss and an impairment loss of NT$ 1,856 million from Unimicron Technology Co.
  • Net loss before tax was NT$ 6 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, which decreased from a net income before tax of NT$ 3,051 million for the third quarter of 2015 and decreased from a net income before tax of NT$ 3,684 million for the fourth quarter of 2014.
  • Income tax expense was NT$ 206 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, compared with income tax expense of NT$ 369 million for the third quarter of 2015 and income tax expense of NT$ 669 million for the fourth quarter of 2014.
  • Net loss was NT$ 212 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, which decreased from a net income of NT$ 2,682 million for the third quarter of 2015 and decreased from a net income of NT$ 3,015 million for the fourth quarter of 2014.
  • Total number of shares outstanding was 3,116 million shares as of Dec 31, 2015. Diluted earnings per ordinary share was NT$ (0.07), and diluted earnings per ADS was US$ (0.01).

Capital expenditure and balance sheet highlight:

  • Our cash balances totaled NT$ 25,191 million as of Dec 31, 2015 from NT$ 22,437 million as of Sept 30, 2015, and NT$ 30,155 million as of Dec 31, 2014.
  • Capital expenditures for the fourth quarter of 2015 totaled NT$ 3,070 million.
  • Total depreciation expenses for the fourth quarter of 2015 totaled NT$ 3,225 million.

IC packaging service:

  • Net revenues from IC packaging operations were NT$ 18,449 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, which represented an increase of NT$ 705 million or 4.0% compared to the third quarter of 2015.
  • Substrate-based packaging, leadframe-based packaging and wafer bumping & Flip Chip accounted for 27%, 17% and 45%, respectively, of total net revenues for the fourth quarter of 2015.
  • As of Dec 31, 2015 we had 7,323 wirebonders installed, of which 25 were disposed in the fourth quarter of 2015.

IC testing service:

  • Net revenues from testing operations were NT$ 2,316 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, which represented an increase of NT$ 30 million or 1.3% compared to the third quarter of 2015.
  • As of Dec 31, 2015 we had 547 testers installed, of which 9 were added and 5 were disposed in the fourth quarter of 2015.

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Revenue Analysis

  • Breakdown by end applications:

By application

4Q15

3Q15

Communication

63%

64%

Computing

9%

10%

Consumer

25%

22%

Memory

3%

4%

  • Breakdown by packaging type:

By application

4Q15

3Q15

Bumping & Flip Chip  

45%

44%

Substrate Based  

27%

27%

Leadframe Based

17%

18%

Testing  

11%

11%

About SPIL

Siliconware Precision Industries Ltd. ("SPIL")(NASDAQ: SPIL, Taiwan Stock Exchange:2325) is a leading provider of comprehensive semiconductor assembly and test services. SPIL is dedicated to meeting all of its customers' integrated circuit packaging and testing requirements, with turnkey solutions that range from design consultations, modeling and simulations, wafer bumping, wafer probe and sort, package assembly, final test, burn-in, to shipment. Products include advanced leadframe, substrate packages, wafer bumping and FCBGA, which are widely used in personal computers, communications, Internet appliances, cellular phones, digital cameras, cable modems, personal digital assistants and LCD monitors. SPIL supplies services and support to fabless design houses, integrated device manufacturers and wafer foundries globally. For further information, visit SPIL's web site at www.spil.com.tw.  

Safe Harbor Statement

The information herein contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the U.S. Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934. We have based these forward-looking statements on our current expectation and projections about future events. Such forward-looking statements are inherently subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties, assumptions about us and other factors that may cause the actual performance, financial condition or results of operations of SPIL to be materially different from what may be implied by such forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned that actual events and results could differ materially from those statements as a result of a number of factors, including, among other things:

  • the intensely competitive personal computer, communications, consumer ICs and non-commodity memory semiconductor industries and markets;
  • cyclical nature of the semiconductor industry;
  • risks associated with global business activities;
  • non-operating losses due to poor financial performance of some of our investments;
  • our dependence on key personnel;
  • general economic and political conditions;
  • possible disruptions in commercial activities caused by natural and human induced disaster, including terrorist activities and armed conflicts and contagious disease, such as the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome;
  • fluctuations in foreign currency exchange rates; and
  • other risks identified in our annual reports on Form 20-F filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission each year.

The words "anticipate," "believe," "estimate," "expect," "intend," "plan" and similar expressions, as they relate to us, are intended to identify a number of these forward-looking statements. We undertake no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. In light of these risks, uncertainties and assumptions, the forward-looking events discussed herein might not occur and our actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements.

All financial figures discussed herein are prepared pursuant to TIFRS on a consolidated basis. The investment gains or losses of our company for the three months ended Dec 31, 2015 reflect our gains or losses attributable to the fourth quarter of 2015 unaudited financial results of several of our investees which are evaluated under the equity method. Neither the consolidated financial data for our company for the three months ended Dec 31, 2015, nor the consolidated financial data for our company for the twelve months ended Dec 31, 2015 is necessarily indicative of the results that may be expected for any period thereafter.

Contact:

Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd. 
No.45, Jieh Show Rd. 
Hsinchu Science Park, Hsinchu
Taiwan, 30056
www.spil.com.tw

Janet Chen, IR Director 
janet@spil.com.tw
+886-3-5795678#3675

Mike Ma, Spokesperson
mikema@spil.com.tw
+886-4-25545527#5601 

SILICONWARE PRECISION INDUSTRIES CO., LTD.

CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEET

As of Dec 31, 2015 and 2014

(Expressed in Thousands of New Taiwan Dollars (NTD) and U.S. Dollars (USD))















Dec 31, 2015


Dec 31, 2014


Sequential

ASSETS


USD


NTD

%


NTD

%


Change

%

Current Assets












Cash and cash equivalent                  


767,445


25,191,374

21


30,154,713

23


(4,963,339)

(16)

Available-for-sale financial assets


32,512


1,067,204

1


-

-


1,067,204

100

Accounts receivable


482,472


15,837,131

13


18,578,054

14


(2,740,923)

(15)

Inventories


137,161


4,502,319

4


4,381,135

3


121,184

3

Other current assets


66,631


2,187,184

1


2,094,006

1


93,178

4

Total current assets


1,486,221


48,785,212

40


55,207,908

41


(6,422,696)

(12)













Non-current Assets












Available-for-sale financial assets


168,360


5,526,412

4


8,999,903

8


(3,473,491)

(39)

Long-term investment under equity method


76,852


2,522,658

2


76,032

-


2,446,626

3,218

Property, plant and equipment


1,959,044


64,305,608

52


63,520,671

49


784,937

1

Intangible assets


5,873


192,774

-


249,170

-


(56,396)

(23)

Other assets


58,265


1,912,566

2


1,702,391

2


210,175

12

Total non-current assets


2,268,394


74,460,018

60


74,548,167

59


(88,149)

-

Total Assets


3,754,615


123,245,230

100


129,756,075

100


(6,510,845)

(5)













LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY












Liabilities












Current Liabilities












Short-term loans


85,000


2,790,125

2


2,690,250

2


99,875

4

Financial liabilities at fair value through  profit or loss - current


54,803


1,798,920

1


1,095,552

1


703,368

64

Accounts payable


211,501


6,942,527

6


8,020,963

7


(1,078,436)

(13)

Current portion of long-term debt


182,517


5,991,128

5


6,970,152

5


(979,024)

(14)

Other current liability


400,748


13,154,539

11


12,799,126

9


355,413

3

Non-current liabilities












Bonds payable


384,686


12,627,311

10


11,875,483

9


751,828

100

Long-term loans


239,392


7,858,036

7


12,794,062

10


(4,936,026)

(39)

Other liabilities


45,149


1,482,002

1


1,403,868

1


78,134

6

Total  Liabilities


1,603,796


52,644,588

43


57,649,456

44


(5,004,868)

(9)













Stockholders' Equity












Capital stock


949,386


31,163,611

25


31,163,611

24


-

-

Capital reserve


480,072


15,758,358

13


15,771,456

12


(13,098)

-

Legal reserve


303,664


9,967,775

8


8,797,005

7


1,170,770

13

Retained earnings


302,244


9,921,153

8


11,678,749

9


(1,757,596)

(15)

Other equities


115,453


3,789,745

3


4,695,798

4


(906,053)

(19)

Total Equity


2,150,819


70,600,642

57


72,106,619

56


(1,505,977)

(2)

Total Liabilities & Shareholders' Equity


3,754,615


123,245,230

100


129,756,075

100


(6,510,845)

(5)













Forex ( NT$ per US$ ) 




32.825



31.65





(1) All figures are under T-IFRS.  


(2) Starting in 2015, SPIL prepares financial statements in accordance with 2013 IFRSs version endorsed by Taiwan. Under IFRS, the impact of newly effected GAAP shall be restroactively applied. The consolidated condensed balance sheets of Dec 31, 2014 have been updated accordingly.

 

SILICONWARE  PRECISION  INDUSTRIES  CO.,  LTD.

CONSOLIDATED COMPREHENSIVE INCOME STATEMENT


(Expressed in Thousands of New Taiwan Dollars (NTD) and U.S. Dollars (USD))



3 months ended on Dec 31


Sequential Comparison



4Q 2015


4Q 2014


YOY


4Q 2015


3Q 2015


QOQ



USD


NTD

%


NTD


change %


NTD


NTD


change %

Revenues


636,454


20,764,940

100.0


21,430,915


-3.1


20,764,940


20,029,703


3.7

Cost of Goods Sold


(469,646)


(15,322,657)

-73.8


(15,655,951)


-2.1


(15,322,657)


(15,090,116)


1.5

Gross Profit


166,808


5,442,283

26.2


5,774,964


-5.8


5,442,283


4,939,587


10.2

Operating Expenses
















Selling Expenses


(5,909)


(192,773)

-0.9


(247,455)


-22.1


(192,773)


(243,652)


-20.9

Administrative Expenses


(33,974)


(1,108,448)

-5.3


(696,858)


59.1


(1,108,448)


(801,151)


38.4

Research and Development Expenses


(26,979)


(880,214)

-4.3


(974,769)


-9.7


(880,214)


(965,931)


-8.9



(66,862)


(2,181,435)

-10.5


(1,919,082)


13.7


(2,181,435)


(2,010,734)


8.5

Operating Income


99,946


3,260,848

15.7


3,855,882


-15.4


3,260,848


2,928,853


11.3

Non-operating Items


(100,144)


(3,267,292)

-15.7


(172,089)


-


(3,267,292)


121,878


-

Income(Loss) Before Income Tax


(198)


(6,444)

0.0


3,683,793


-100.2


(6,444)


3,050,731


-100.2

Income Tax Expenses


(6,301)


(205,593)

-1.0


(668,523)


-69.2


(205,593)


(368,427)


-44.2

Net Income (Loss)


(6,499)


(212,037)

-1.0


3,015,270


-107.0


(212,037)


2,682,304


-107.9

















Other comprehensive income
















Items that will not be reclassiflied to profit or loss
















     Remeasurements of post employment benefit obligations


(5,512)


(179,842)



(53,911)






-



     Income tax relating to items that will not be reclassified to profit or loss


937


30,572



9,165






-



Items that may be subsequently reclassified to profit or loss
















    Exchange difference on translation of foreign financial statements


(7,301)


(238,202)



441,434






258,970



    Unrealized gain (loss) on available-for-sale financial assets


61,246


1,998,197



522,682






(1,655,007)



Income tax relating to items that may be reclassified to profit or loss


(734)


(23,942)



(11,639)






30,363



Total other comprehensive income


48,636


1,586,783



907,731






(1,365,674)



Total comprehensive income


42,137


1,374,746



3,923,001






1,316,630



















Earnings Per Ordinary Share- Basic




NT$  ( 0.07)



NT$   0.97






NT$   0.86



Earnings Per Ordinary Share- Diluted 




NT$  ( 0.07)



NT$   0.97






NT$   0.86



Earnings Per ADS- Diluted 




US$    ( 0.01)



US$     0.16






US$     0.13



Weighted Average Outstanding Shares - Diluted ('k)




3,116,361



3,119,755






3,129,886



















Forex ( NT$ per US$ ) 




32.626



30.84






31.975



















(1) All figures are under T-IFRS.  
















(2) 1 ADS is equivalent to 5 Common Shares.   
















(3) Starting in 2015, SPIL prepares financial statements in accordance with 2013 IFRSs version endorsed by Taiwan. Under IFRS, the impact of newly effected GAAP shall be restroactively applied. The consolidated condensed Income Statement of Dec 31, 2014 have been updated accordingly.

 

SILICONWARE  PRECISION  INDUSTRIES  CO.,  LTD.

CONSOLIDATED COMPREHENSIVE INCOME STATEMENT

For the Twelve Months Ended on Dec 31, 2015 and 2014

(Expressed in Thousands of New Taiwan Dollars (NTD) and U.S. Dollars (USD))



12 months ended on Dec 31



2015


2014


YOY



USD


NTD

%


NTD


change %

Revenues


2,611,703


82,839,922

100.0


83,071,441


-0.3

Cost of Goods Sold


(1,930,154)


(61,230,622)

-73.9


(62,081,253)


-1.4

Gross Profit


681,549


21,609,300

26.1


20,990,188


2.9

Operating Expenses










Selling Expenses


(29,830)


(944,499)

-1.2


(937,885)


0.7

Administrative Expenses


(115,578)


(3,671,161)

-4.4


(2,605,536)


40.9

Research and Development Expenses


(117,936)


(3,739,109)

-4.5


(3,625,624)


3.1



(263,344)


(8,354,769)

-10.1


(7,169,045)


16.5

Operating Income


418,205


13,254,531

16.0


13,821,143


-4.1

Non-operating Items


(86,873)


(2,863,674)

-3.4


447,041


-

Income Before Income Tax


331,332


10,390,857

12.6


14,268,184


-27.2

Income Tax Expenses


(51,742)


(1,628,600)

-2.0


(2,523,770)


-35.5

Net Income


279,590


8,762,257

10.6


11,744,414


-25.4











Other comprehensive income










Items that will not be reclassiflied to profit or loss       










    Remeasurements of post employment benefit obligations


(5,512)


(179,842)



(53,911)



    Income tax relating to items that will not be reclassified to profit or loss


937


30,572



9,165



Items that may be subsequently reclassified to profit or loss










    Exchange difference on translation of foreign financial statements


(7,159)


(227,905)



555,285



    Unrealized gain (loss) on available-for-sale financial assets


(19,808)


(549,845)



2,948,369



Income tax relating to items that may be reclassified to profit or loss


691


20,967



51,938



Total other comprehensive income


(30,851)


(906,053)



3,510,846



Total comprehensive income


248,739


7,856,204



15,255,260













Earnings Per Ordinary Share- Basic




NT$   2.81



NT$   3.77



Earnings Per Ordinary Share- Diluted 




NT$   2.78



NT$   3.74



Earnings Per ADS- Diluted 




US$   0.44



US$   0.62



Weighted Average Outstanding Shares - Diluted ('k)




3,150,135



3,139,471













Forex ( NT$ per US$ ) 




31.361



30.29













(1) All figures are under T-IFRS.  





(2) 1 ADS is equivalent to 5 Common Shares.   





(3) Starting in 2015, SPIL prepares financial statements in accordance with 2013 IFRSs version endorsed by Taiwan. Under IFRS, theimpact of newly effected GAAP shall be restroactively applied. The consolidated condensed Income Statement of Dec 31, 2014 have been updated accordingly.

 

SILICONWARE  PRECISION  INDUSTRIES  CO.,  LTD.

CONSOLIDATED  STATEMENTS  OF  CASH  FLOWS

For 12 Months Ended on Dec 31, 2015 and 2014

(Expressed in Thousands of New Taiwan Dollars (NTD) and U.S. Dollars (USD))










12 months, 2015


12 months, 2014



USD


NTD


NTD

Cash Flows from Operating Activities:







   Income before income tax


331,332


10,390,857


14,268,184

   Depreciation  


406,732


12,903,772


11,840,340

   Amortization


19,245


610,213


595,475

   Change in working capital & others


83,794


2,879,324


(1,758,826)

Net cash flows provided from operating activities


841,103


26,784,166


24,945,173








Cash Flows from Investing Activities:







   Acquisition of property, plant, and equipment


(436,256)


(13,855,431)


(19,560,740)

   Proceeds from disposal of available-for-sale financian assets


-


-


674,622

   Proceeds from disposal of property, plant, and equipment


3,517


111,274


315,556

   Increase of equity investment


(73,561)


(2,400,000)


(63,818)

   Payment for other changes


(14,050)


(443,282)


(608,423)

Net cash used in investing activities


(520,350)


(16,587,439)


(19,242,803)








Cash Flows from Financing Activities:







   Proceeds from long-term loans


77,562


2,500,000


3,850,000

   Repayment of long-term loans


(261,535)


(8,235,833)


(3,178,166)

   Cash dividends distributed to shareholders 


(292,387)


(9,349,083)


(5,609,436)

   Proceeds from issue of convertible bonds


-


-


12,089,536

   Others


(368)


(11,374)


140,246

Net cash (used in) provided from financing activities


(476,728)


(15,096,290)


7,292,180








Foreign currency exchange effect 


(2,003)


(63,776)


184,916

Net increase  (decrease) in cash and cash equivalents


(157,978)


(4,963,339)


13,179,466

Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of period


956,594


30,154,713


16,975,247

Cash and cash equivalents at end of period


798,616


25,191,374


30,154,713








Forex ( NT$ per US$ ) 




31.361


30.29








(1) All figures are under T-IFRS.  







(2) Starting in 2015, SPIL prepares financial statements in accordance with 2013 IFRSs version endorsed by Taiwan. Under IFRS, the impact of newly effected GAAP shall be restroactively applied. The consolidated condensed Cash Flow Statement of Dec 31, 2014 have been updated accordingly.    

SOURCE Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd.



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